Various Artists

Wild Things (16 Kiwi Freakbeat Nuggets 1966-1968)

Release Notes
  • Compiled by John Baker
  • Comes with liner notes

SOCIAL END PRODUCTS OF THE WORLD UNITE ! 16 New Zealand freakbeat nuggets from 1966 to 1968. Redux 25th Anniversary Wild Things collection of out of control, filthy & fuzzy mayhem from the ‘bottom’ of the world (Just ask Keith Richards & Viv Prince – both NZ tourists in 1965) Kiwi teens out ‘prettying’ the Pretty Things with the Mod-ish ferocity of The Who and strong doses of Beck & Page ish rave up isms. Armed with locally manufactured guitars and amplifiers through home made made fuzz boxes. these 16 Skullbusting mashers were recorded under basic conditions in primitive studios. All in mono, transferred from master tape.