Avantdale Bowling Club

WOMAD returns delivering world-class performers from Aotearoa,  for the award-winning three day festival. For its 17th presentation in New Zealand, WOMAD NZ is back in full force with all of its eight stages that will feature close to 100 hours of music, with the diverse and rich range of talent that WOMAD go-ers have come to […]

The ‘Vodafone New Zealand Music Awards | Ngā Tohu Puoro o Aotearoa’ have been announced and it’s a strong group of 2019 Tui finalists! Kiwi hip hop artist Tom Scott’s jazz-inspired hip hop project Avantdale Bowling Club was three years in the making, but only took one week to reach #1 in the NZ Album […]

For this week’s Local Eyes video, we have picked something a little different. Avantdale Bowling Club ‘Home’ video is a short documentary that deconstructs the concept of home. Produced by Tom Scott & Hearken Films cinematography by Benjamin Bryan edited by Caitlin Bryan titles by Elliot Walsh Thanks to the Wetnhiak family, Yarra Youth Centre, Dead On Sound “Siri will […]

TALKING POINTS on Base FM – hosted by Luc Vuletich (Vulc) Thanks to NZ On Air Music Date: September 2018 Guest reviewer: Raiza Biza Featured release: Avantdale Bowling Club ‘Avantdale Bowling Club’ Released: 2018 https://avantdalebowlingclub.bandcamp.com/album/avantdale-bowling-club Featured track #1: YEARS GONE BY Featured track #2: HOME Featured track #3: F(R)IENDS RAIZA BIZA is a Kiwi-Rwandan rapper […]

Without a doubt, Tom Scott’s Avantdale Bowling Club has been one of the most highly anticipated local releases of the last few years. Across the 8 tracks on the album, the depth and maturity of Tom Scott’s songwriting reaffirms just how much of a master storyteller he has become. The credit list of musicians who […]

This week’s Local Eyes video is Avantdale Bowling Club – ‘Years Gone By’ the latest project form master storyteller Tom Scott (Home Brew, @Peace, Young, Gifted and Broke). Created by writer and director Arty Papageorgiou, the video was shot inside the construction zone that is Auckland’s St. James Theatre and features three generations of Scott men. Listen to ‘Years Gone By’ Pre-order Avantdale Bowling […]

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