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New Album! ‘From Montreal to Welly’

Canadian producer and multi-instrumentalist (piano, drums, you name it) draws inspiration from the golden age of hip hop, soul, funk and jazz music – something very vivid in From Montréal to Welly. This whole release happened after Ghostnaut spent 8 months working in New Zealand where he joined the band Raw Collective as a keyboard…

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Raw Co x Tech N9ne

Don’t sleep on this Wellington! Raw Deazy, Moira Jean and DJ Pleez will be opening for the rap legend TECH N9NE, performing some classic Raw Collective tracks….

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Debut Album – Out Now

This one is FOR THE ANCIENTS Our Debut Album is here! We spent so long recording, getting every piece perfect; along with 20+ instruments and several vocalists it was always going to be a mammoth project! The topics/lyrics are inspired by a love of history, the cosmos and psychology, plus our feelings and philosophies on…

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New Single – Waterproof Coat

New Zealand band Raw Collective releases a Powerful New Single ‘Waterproof Coat’ Hailing from New Zealand, the unforgettable Raw Collective have released a powerful new single ‘Waterproof Coat.’ The track is a blend of hip-pop, funk, synthesizers and some unorthodox time signatures and structure. In short it’s a pop song from the future, influenced from…

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Album is all finished!

Mr Mike Gibson has put in a gallant effort during the mastering this week. It’s nice to hear this body of work, two years in the making, recording sessions every weekend and fabulously mixed by Jason Erskine, finally finished! Expect an album release and tour in March/April 2018.  We will be playing three shows, Wellington,…

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Raw Collective opening for GZA

Very excited to announce we will be opening for one of our biggest inspirations, the GZA from the WU TANG CLAN! Big thanks to Metropolis Touring, Fight Music, and our newest Emcee Jinz Moss for hooking it up! We are selling tickets for Auckland show so PM our FB page if you want a ticket!…

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January Campaign – South Island

If you’re in the area come and catch our live show this month! Thursday 26th – Takaka – The Roots Bar Friday 27th – Nelson – Club Paradox Saturday 28th – Blenheim – Yard Bar & Bistro Check out our events page for more details   – Sorry we haven’t made it down to Chch…

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Xenon Arc Remix

Taking it back to the 80’s!  Xenon Arc has remixed ‘Don’t Leave Your Luck”. Listen out for it on Radioactive.fm or Check it out here.

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