Kora Profile

Peter McLennan
20 May 2013

Formed around the four Kora brothers – Laughton, Francis, Brad and Stuart and their mate Dan McGruer (labeled the "token white dude" by the brothers, who are of Māori descent) – Kora are renowned for their blazing live performances along with their incredible vocal harmonies.

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Drop Dead Killer
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Kora 2014
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Candy Cane (Live at La De Da)
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Members:

Laughton Kora - vocals, guitar, keys

Francis Kora - bass, vocals

Stuart Kora - guitar, vocals

Brad Kora - drums

Dan McGruer - keys, bass

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Labels:

Loop Recordings


Shiva Records


Kora Ltd

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Trivia:

Several of the Kora band are involved in a side project, The Heavy Metal Ninjas, formed in 2010 and fronted by their soundman, Richie Allen.