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  1. The Swingers

Synopsis

Clever cinematography, freestyle dance moves, and a wacky sense of humor place this clip years ahead of its time. The imagery for the opening bars — the pendulum guitar, fingers on the fretboard — is so simple, yet delivers some of the most iconic imagery in NZ music video history. 

"The crowd at the end were on a "surprise" drunken evening, and one of the stops for their bus was a surprise visit to a video shoot. They had about 15 mins to dance their butts off, and then out they went ... t'was hilarious."
Phil Judd, April 09

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Comments (3)

 Nick Swainson

Nick Swainson

Ah The Swingers, saw them in Hamilton on their final tour about 81, im so glad i witnessed them live, i have also liked all Phil's bands since, a great NZ musician

 Oregono

Oregono

I love this beat. Wahoo!

 Jane Stafford

Jane Stafford

Cool Classic Clever-- Stands the test of time with bravado!!

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Credits

 Ray Argall

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