• The Whitlams (Tim & Terepai, The 'Half Whits'), live at the James hotel (well,…

    4. Jun. 2006, 17:25 von lowee

    Quite a nice gig, maybe 100/150 people, I'm really not good at estimating crowd sizes. The opening support was Carl from The Dead Abigails, a local band I've heard of, but never heard. His set was quite nice, acoustic pop, most of which seemed to draw on relationships as a theme.

    The next support was Iota from Sydney, also on Blackyak records like The Whitlams, which I believe is part (or fully) owned by Tim. A very talented musician, I'll admit I find it hard to get into bands at gigs who I don't already know, but I still really enjoyed the set none the less. I guess the set was about 7 or 8 songs.


    There was a very short break, and then Tim and Terepai appeared on stage. I must point out my song order is very approximate, and differs from another list of songs I've seen from the night. They got straight down to business launching into 'You Gotta Love This City'. This was one of the songs I hadn't expected and was very nice. …