Darryn Paterson-Harkness Profile

Andrew Johnstone
6 Mar 2016

Darryn Paterson-Harkness is a songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, producer, engineer, video-maker, zine publisher and installation artist.

Between gigs Darryn can be found making music at his recording studio on Queen Street in Auckland, the home of his bands, New Telepathics and Loud Ghost. It’s where videos are planned, songs are archived and where a diverse range of artists and performers meet to create and rehearse.

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New Telepathics - Live At The Ritzy Cafe Brixton, 2005
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New Telepathics - self-titled album from 2004
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Loud Ghost at The Kings Arms, 2013
Photo credit: Photo by Sam Harvey
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Loud Ghost at Whammy Bar, Auckland, August 2015
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Darryn Paterson-Harkness with Loud Ghost, 2015
Photo credit: Photo by Michael Flynn
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From Scratch reunited in 2015 for Phil Dadson's documentary, Sonics From Scratch
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Loud Ghost, 2016. Left to right: Sammy G, Mark Hussey, Darryn Paterson-Harkness.
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Serafin - Things Fall Apart (2003)
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Loud Ghost - Check Your Mice (2106)
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Braintree - Reprisemas. Recorded 1993 at Progressive studios, produced by Braintree. Released on the Telepathic Junkie - Stayfree Carefree album, 1995.
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Darryn Paterson-Harkness, 2012
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New Telepathics - Clapping With Rockets (2009)
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Spacesuit, 1996. Left to right: Darryn Paterson-Harkness, Ben Holmes, Sandy Mill, Gabriel White.
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New Telepathics, 2010. Left to right: Mark Hussey, Matt Brennan, Darryn Paterson-Harkness, Carl Rayner.
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New Telepathics - Remember Fela (2004)
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New Telepathics, 2012. Clockwise from top left: Darryn Harkness, Sam Taylor, Mark Hussey (and a mannequin named Henri Carbine).
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Loud Ghost, 2015. L to R: Sammy G, Darryn Paterson-Harkness, Mark Hussey. Photo by Mike Doherty
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Loud Ghost - Fire Up (2014)
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New Telepathics, UK 2007. Left to right: Darryn Paterson-Harkness, Hugh Vicars, Chris Williams.
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New Telepathics - My First Shotgun (2008 Red Bull live session - from the album Rudiments & Theory Of Silence, 2009)
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Serafin - News (2007)
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New Telepathics 2009 album Rudiments And The Theory Of Silence
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Spacesuit - Orange (1997, live at Kurtz Lounge, Auckland)
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New Telepathics - River Calls Me Now (from the album Capping With Rockets, 2011)
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Serafin, 2006. Left to right: Darryn Paterson-Harkness, Ben Smith, Ben Ellis, Christian Smith.
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Ben Smith and Darryn Paterson-Harkness in London, 2006, during the sessions for Serafin's To The Teeth album
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Braintree in 1993
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New Telepathics at San Francisco Bath House, Wellington, September 2009
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Darryn Paterson-Harkness, 2015
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Darryn Paterson-Harkness (at right) with Fagan and The People, 2014
Photo credit: Photo by Aaron Aldridge
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From Scratch in Austria, 1998
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Darryn Harkness at Golden Dawn, 2013
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From Scratch/ Supreme Particles collaboration - Global Hockets part 1 (1999)
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Darryn Harkness, New Telepathics, 2017
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New Telepathics - Change Of An Astronaut (from the 2011 album Clapping With Rockets)
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Darryn Paterson-Harkness and Sandy Mill, 1998
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Braintree, 1992: Twiggy Pop, TC, The Tea Lady and Darryn (Doctor Zanoni) Paterson-Harkness
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