This episode of Freak the Sheep is a Vodafone New Zealand Music Awards special in the lead up to the ceremony on November 16th. Auckland electronic producer Fly nights also comes in for a live performance for Live and Direct.
Auckland based duo imugi 이무기 have just released their debut EP Vacasian. With top notch production, deep personal lyrics it looks to be one of the most compelling local listens of the 2017. imugi 이무기 join Zac in the studio to perform some of the EP's highlights.
Jono Glenday can normally be found playing in Long Distance Runner, an Auckland skramz band who play ridiculously fast, short and aggressive tracks. But he’s flipped the coin with his electronic project Fly Nights. On the day he released his debut EP Passage, Jono joined Zac in studio for a live performance.
Trapjaw Kelpie is a project by Tim Dustow. He has a history of genre defying work, previously performing in acts like Wellington duo West Coast Bullies. After his relocation to Auckland, Tim sought collaborations with different musical guests, and is currently playing as a two piece with Ben Locke (Sea Views) . Trapjaw Kelpie have a large body of work, with very little of it record so it was a treat for them to perform in the 95bFM studio.