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Summer Thieves are wrestling with Rey Mysterio

Roger Bowie

Today, Summer Thieves release a new WWE inspired lyric video for the rock-heavy anthem Rey Mysterio. The electric five-piece released Bandaids & Lipstick last month, their long-awaited EP that "is injecting a heavy dose of summer into the darkest part of the year" (Waiheke Weekender). Laced with infectious melodies and guitar-driven rhythms Bandaids & Lipstick epitomises Summer Thieves' unique fusion of roots, pop, rock and hip-hop. 

Summer Thieves recently wrapped up a successful nationwide release tour, their first run of shows since the beginning of the year. A tremendous return to the stage as the Dunedin locals packed out venues in Raglan, Mt Maunganui, Auckland, Christchurch, Dunedin and Wanaka. 

Check out Radio 13's review here

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Oli Spencer

Written By: Roger Bowie Roger Bowie has been collecting music since 1964, starting with 45 rpm singles, and then building an LP and CD collection from 1970. 1.8 per week since then. Not a vast collection, but eclectic and occasionally obscure. Roger is a big Americana fan, and regularly attends AmericanaFest in Nashville, held every September. Also, he once played golf with Alice Cooper...