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Showband! : Mahora and the Māori Volcanics / Mahora Peters with James George.

By: Peters, Mahora.
Contributor(s): George, James, 1962- | George, James | George, James, 1962- [author.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Wellington, N.Z. : Huia, c2005Description: 242 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm + 1 sound disc.Content type: text Media type: audio Carrier type: audio discISBN: 1869691598 (hbk.).Subject(s): Peters, Mahora | Māori Volcanics (Musical group) | Musical groups -- New Zealand -- History | Māori -- Music -- History and criticism | Popular music -- New Zealand -- History and criticism | Mahi ā rēhia | Musical groups New Zealand History | Mahi a rehia. reoDDC classification: 781.64
Contents:
Manurewa R.S.A., November 2004 -- Growing up : a clearing in the forest -- Bright city lights, and a family -- From Auckland to Australia -- The volcanics are born -- The volcanics go west ... to the Far East -- Tours of duty in Vietnam -- Things get hotter : the Middle East -- Making it in the U.K. -- Bermuda Warmth -- World citizens -- The volcanics are reborn -- Double whammy -- Bright lights still beckon -- Reliving the golden years -- Manurewa R.S.A., November 2004.
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:

The incredible international success story of Maori showbands comes to life here through the experiences of Mahora Peters and the Maori Volcanics. This engaging recollection of the glitz and glamour of life on the road in the 1960s and 1970s captures the heyday of the showband phenomenon. Add to the story a wonderful collection of photos and a bonus CD u Showband! is sure to be a big hit.

Manurewa R.S.A., November 2004 -- 1. Growing up : a clearing in the forest -- 2. Bright city lights, and a family -- 3. From Auckland to Australia -- 4. The volcanics are born -- 5. The volcanics go west ... to the Far East -- 6. Tours of duty in Vietnam -- 7. Things get hotter : the Middle East -- 8. Making it in the U.K. -- 9. Bermuda Warmth -- 10. World citizens -- 11. The volcanics are reborn -- 12. Double whammy -- 13. Bright lights still beckon -- 14. Reliving the golden years -- Manurewa R.S.A., November 2004.

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