Dinosaur and vege music
Nine-piece Wellington band Brockaflowersaurus-Rex have released their debut album, Build It.
The hip-hop and neo-soul band features vocalists Louis Baker, Estere Dalton and Zoe Moon Mahal.
The band also includes Ashton Sellars, Thomas Friggens, Pat Stewart, Lorenzo Pradel, Blair Clarke and Gareth ThompsonDarling.
Build It was recorded at The Bluebarn studios in Wellington. It includes the songs Get Up and Rhinocerous Boogie. The album’s inspiration came from a wide range of themes, Dalton said.
‘‘Musical inspiration from prehistoric dinosaurs and unique vegetables is something that definitely resounds through out the album,’’ she said.
The band, also known
as Brockaflowersaurus- Rex & The Blueberry Biscuits, formed in 2009.
The band’s Build It album is available on Bandcamp and iTunes.
Talented team: Brockaflowersaurus-Rex, from left, Louis Baker, Lorenzo Pradel, Pat Stewart, Zoe Moon Mahal, Thomas Friggens, Gareth ThompsonDarling, Ashton Sellars, Blair Clarke and Estere Dalton.