Welcome to episode 106 of Sweetman Podcast with support from our sponsors – T Leaf T, Yeastie Boys and Le Petite Chocolat. I nabbed a wee chat with Andrew Fagan – he of the Mockers and of course his own career, poetry, songs, a life on the seas – a stint as a radio programmer and DJ, first as a Kiwi […]
Mockers San Fran Friday, March 2 I missed last year’s reunion tour by the Mockers – so I was eager to see this. Also, the recent CD/DVD package from last year’s Powerstation show confirmed what people had said about last year’s tour; this version of the band can really play! It’s a good night out.
Mockers Live At The Powerstation (Independent) The recent reunion tour of the Mockers was a triumph – here’s the (lasting) proof, the band’s Powerstation gig from its national tour captured on double-CD and DVD. In the time since the band broke up its guitarist Brett Adams went away and became one of the best and […]
The Mockers, Culprit and The King (1985) It’s been a long, long time on the Vinyl Countdown since I mentioned Swear It’s True – a great record. I loved The Mockers as a kid, growing up, one of New Zealand’s great bands for me. And I’ve always returned to their catalogue – but you know […]
Celebrating 30 years in the business Andrew Fagan will perform nine shows across NZ this summer with his group, Andrew Fagan & The People. It will be a case of something old and something new – with hits from The Mockers and material from a brand new EP, The Ancestor (released Friday December 5, available […]