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Introducing: The Violet-Ohs

Monday 22nd September 2014

Emerging local musicians are given two minutes to introduce one of their songs and say whatever they like about themselves and their music.Your time ... starts ... Now! 

The Violet-Ohs are Zac Nicholls, Connor Blackie, Josh Nicholls and Nick Tipa.

Photo: Supplied

Name: The Violet-Ohs

Age: About 2 months (the band, not us)

Hometown: Dunedin

Sounds like: Post punk/Shoegaze/Sorta

Musical guilty pleasure: True - Spandau Ballet

Formative musical experience: Idiot Prayer. Always Idiot Prayer.

Cover image: Facebook


LISTEN to more from Radio New Zealand's Music team on the Music 101 Pocket Edition. In this episode there's a tribute to late, great Dunedin musician Peter Gutteridge, the launch of Fishrider’s TEMPORARY compilation, Fiona Campbell of M’lady’s records, and Melbourne’s Courtney Barnett plays us a song.