Their tour of NZ in August 1965 caused much consternation and hand-wringing in the national press. Disparaged by ‘squares’ and ‘olds’ who found them too ‘loud’, too ‘drunk’, too ‘destructive’ and worst of all, too ‘hairy’, they were subject to public scrutiny by the national tabloid of the time , the ’Truth’ (who went by the motto ‘Above All for New Zealand) and banned from ever performing in Godzone again… until now.
Don’t miss this chance to see these actual factual legends when they play the Powerstation this December!
The Pretty Things
The Shutdown 66 Revue with The Mystic Eyes
Tuesday 11th December
Tickets are on sale now from Real Groovy Records and Ticketmaster.