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The Electric Era

The Electric Era

Alternative / Indie-Pop / Anti-Gloss Pop Auckland, NZ  NZ
Parallel Lines (live acoustic)
Parallel Lines (live acoustic)
Cracked Mirror (Steve Inglis Cover)
Cracked Mirror (Steve Inglis Cover)
Small World #6
Small World #6
Ocean 22
Ocean 22
Parallel Lines (Single 2012)
Parallel Lines (Single 2012)


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  • STEVE INGLIS (Artist)
    Guys...I simply love you. Thank you for everything. Your music speaks for itself....TOP CLASS.
  • General Yogurt (Artist)
    General Yogurt
    great tracks!
  • Jeffrey Whitman (Artist)
    Jeffrey Whitman
    Starting at the top and working my way down these Great Tunes ! Always a treat to stop over !
  • The Magneto Flobe (Artist)
    The Magneto Flobe
    great cover of steve's song dudes!!!! the riff is key, and you did it justice!!! i loved every note... your huge fan and humble student, da boi d
  • EverythingManBand (Artist)
    The Genies out - Small world spinning so fast, yet so small, Small world and it is superb- Electric- Def The Electric Era.
  • Love And Voodoo (Artist)
    Love And Voodoo
    hi ! Have a Fantastic Day ! Enjoying your music ! yay


  • 2013

    May 30

    Auckland, NZ | 7:30pm

    The Electric Era are currently recording new material, so live gigs are far and between. This is a rare opportunity to catch us on stage with our friends from The Future's Bright, Aspens, The Favoured Few and Iyla. 5 bands for 5 bucks. It doesn't get any better than that.

  • 2013

    Mar 27

    Parnell, NZ | 8:00pm

    The first In The Mix event of the year is almost upon us! Wednesday, 27th March will see four great bands and a special guest DJ take to the stage and hit us with some sweet tunes. In The Mix is a quarterly event held at Juice Bar, Parnell. The gig is put on by SAE Social Club for students, friends and the general public to attend; all welcome! Free entry with prizes & giveaways on the night, Pool competition ($5 entry, starts 8pm), cheap beverages. You can't go wrong.

  • 2012

    Jul 6

    Ahlen, DE | 7:45pm
  • 2012

    Jul 5

    Köln, NW, DE | 7:00pm

    The Electric Era Parallel Lines Tour Germany 2012 Tickets at the door only

  • 2012

    Jul 3

    Cologne, DE | 8:00pm

    The Electric Era Parallel Lines Tour Germany 2012 Tickets at the door only


  • in Krefeld, Germany, with guest percussionist Markus Poschmann


Sounds Like: The Smiths, The Verlaines, The Chills, The Cure, Joy Division

Label: Tunnel Audio

Manager: Karsten Schwardt, PANGAEA'S PEOPLE (Global Arts Network)

Bio: The Electric Era is a three-piece indie rock band from Auckland, New Zealand. Their self-proclaimed Antipodean Anti-gloss Pop has been compared to seminal New Zealand bands such as The Clean, The Chills and The Verlaines, as well as English acts The Smiths and The Cure. They also claim David Bowi...See Full Bio

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Q: Hi Karsten! Keine Frage, sondern ein kurzes Hallo aus Germany!! Die chordjacks hoffen, es geht Dir super! Die neuen Songs von Euch sind super!!

A: Hi Chordjacks, danke für das hallo und die netten Worte. Uns geht es super indeed. Viele Grüsse aus Noisyland

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