The Black Seeds Profile

Martyn Pepperell
14 May 2013

Formed in 1998, The Black Seeds are a globally successful reggae, funk, dub and rock crossover band from Wellington.

The band line-up comprises Barnaby Weir (vocals, guitar), Daniel Weetman (vocals, percussion), Tim Jaray (bass), Jarney Murphy (drums), Mike Fabulous (guitar, percussion) and Nigel Patterson (keyboards), supported by a rotating roster of session musicians. Past members of The Black Seeds have included Bret McKenzie, Shannon Williams, Rich Christie and Andrew Christiansen.

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The Answer
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Keep On Pushing
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Pippy Pip
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So True
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Dust And Dirt (live at Lowlands 2012)
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Mike Fabulous talks The Black Seeds on NZOWN
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Cracks In Our Crown
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Sometimes Enough
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The Black Seeds
Photo credit: Photo by Georgia Schofield
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Love Me Now
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Hey Son
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Jarney Murphy
Photo credit: Photo by Georgia Schofield
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Rusted Story (Live at the NZ Music Awards 2012)
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Making Music - The Black Seeds (arts documentary)
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Barnaby Weir talks about the beginnings of The Black Seeds
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Nigel Patterson
Photo credit: Photo by Georgia Schofield
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Real Groove, August 2006
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Members:

Barnaby Weir - vocals, guitar

Mike Fabulous - guitar, vocals

Jarney Murphy - drums

Nigel Patterson - keyboards

Daniel Weetman - vocals, mpc, percussion

Tim Jaray - bass

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Loop Recordings


Capitol Records


Best Seven


Easy Star Records


Remote Control Records


Proville Records

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