Ladyhawke Profile

aka Pip Brown, Philippa Brown
Amanda Mills
20 May 2013

In a world of pop commodities and starlets that mine the 1980s for ideas and style tips, Phillipa (Pip) "Ladyhawke" Brown bucks the trend.

A vocalist and multi-instrumentalist, Brown has finely honed her own style over the last decade, from being lead guitarist and backing vocalist in Wellington band Two Lane Blacktop, to a reticent, but compelling, solo artist in her own right who has gained rave reviews both at home, and on the world stage. Dividing her time between NZ and the UK, Ladyhawke is a global phenomenon.

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Ladyhawke - Wild Things (2016)
Ladyhawke - A Love Song (2016)
Ladyhawke - My Delirium (2008)
Ladyhawke, Evolution Festival, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, May 2009
Photo credit: Photo by Matt Dinnery
The UK Paris Is Burning vinyl 7-inch, 2008
Dusk Till Dawn
Back Of The Van
Magic
Black White & Blue
Ladyhawke at the 2010 Big Day Out.
Photo credit: Simon Grigg collection
Ladyhawke, Evolution Festival, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, May 2009
Photo credit: Photo by Matt Dinnery
Ladyhawke talks anxiety to NME
Blue Eyes
Ladyhawke performs Jenny Morris's 'Break In The Weather' at the 2018 APRA Silver Scroll Awards
Labels:

Modular


Infidelity


Timberyard


Island

Trivia:

Pip Brown is a big gaming fan, and the Teenager single Pony (Timberyard, 2006) was used in Grand Theft Auto IV.

Brown is a former member of Wellington rock band Two Lane Blacktop.