Ha the Unclear's Michael Cathro has overseen a long migration with his project - from Dunedin, to Cork, Ireland and on to Auckland.
His bandmates are currently working at a produce farm in Bay Of Plenty as they prepare to move to join him.
LISTEN to former flatmate Anthonie Tonnon talks to Cathro about a forgotten scene in Dunedin, and the character-focused writing on the new album, Bacterium, Look at Your Motor Go.
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