With a love of hats, old bicycles, waist coats and unfettered rock and roll Thee Rum Coves connect to their roots. Like Cosmo their taxidermied pheasant they maintain a consistent outlook on life… Rum-Cove, a great Rogue. (Dictionary of theiving slang, 1737). Born in the laboratory from the DNA of The Kinks, The Sonics and Dr Feelgood, Thee Rum Coves come blasting into your lounge like a sputnik of joy. Come on and rock n soulDescriptionThe new sound of Maximum Rock n Soul!! Band Interests: Jaguar cars, waistcoats and obscure garage psychInfluences: 1860's and 1960'sEnglish Jake - Vox n Gtr Rollin Jono - Drums n percussion Rock' n Tomi - Gtr Rhythm Ryan - Bass n voxHometown: Auckland, London and Santiago


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Eclecta Fest went off in grand style last night. So cool to see all of the different styles together. Special mention to Heavy and Bespin for building up to the finale of Rackets new set including 9 new songs. ALL KILLER, NO FILLER!
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"Our new favourite New Zealand band". Thanks I-94Bar!
"Baby Please" by Thee Rum Coves Written by The Barman on 17 March 2015. Our new favourite New Zealand band Thee Rum Coves have released a video to go with their latest single from their debut self-titled album, which is reviewed here. This is “Baby Please”. Tags: thee rum coves, baby please Leave yo…
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A extraordinary night of eclectic musical delight at the combined Whammy Bar and Wine Cellar curated and presented by Thee Rum Coves and featuring Rackets, Bespin, Little Bark, Heavy, Avoid! Avoid and GreenFog along side Thee Coves themselves. Also awesome DJs and drinks specials and supported by Cheese on Toast, The Fold, Phantom Billstickers, Sapporo and Coopers.

Doors 8pm, bands from 8.30pm only $10 pre sales from Under the Radar or $15 on the door.

Eclecta Fest interview!
Next Saturday, 21st March, see's the inaugural Eclecta'Fest happening at Auckland's Whammy & Wine Cellar. It's the brainchild of Jake and Jono of Thee Rum Coves and I spoke to Jake last week to...
In case you didn't catch it earlier - here's the new single, out today, Baby Please!
Thee Rum Coves Rock n Soul played by punks Thee Rum Coves are: Jake Harding Tomas Marin Jono Goss Jimmy Christmas Kendall Elise Special thanks: Ryan Alderton Also featuring: Kyla Dyresen Baby Please, released 12 March 2015 Oh Baby Please/Oh Baby Please You know I've loved you all along/That’s why yo…