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New Reptiles

When:

Sat 18 Jul 2015, 8:00pm–12:00am

Where: The Rising Tide, 107 Newton St, Mt Maunganui, Bay of Plenty

Restrictions: R18

Ticket Information:

  • Admission: Free

Listed by: Paul Marshall

New Reptiles are back at it to promote their new single "No Expectations".

Announcing two shows, New Reptiles hit the brilliant stage at Backbeat, Auckland on Thursday 16 July, and again at the mighty Brewers Bar in Mt. Maunganui on Friday 18 July. These shows are free! So get down for a fantastic night of rock'n'roll from these guys.

New Reptiles recently opened up for US grunge band Everclear down in Christchurch. “We managed to gain the last support slot on the tour, we are actually an Auckland based band but after contacting the promoter he gave us a shot to support Everclear in Christchurch. It was an amazing night and this has lead to us now being asked to perform support for Everclear on their upcoming UK tour in October“ said Paul. In addition a US based radio plugging company MRP are interested in working with the guys as Stephen the CEO said “these guys have more hooks than a fishing ship, with great written songs, catchy melodies and sing a long choruses these guy are going places.”

The bands latest single "No Expectations" is about letting go of the things we can't control. "The song is kind of about not putting your emotional investment in things you can't control and about being content with the situation we're in. I mean, this is really happening people, you're actually alive! Think that, you know" says singer/guitarist Paul Gauvin.

Like the rest of New Reptiles' unreleased record, it's produced by Greg Haver (Manic Street Preachers) and recorded in the legendary York St Studios. "No Expectations" currently receiving airplay on Radio Hauraki, among other NZ radio.

New Reptiles will share the stage with 'Shakes' and special guests.