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Where Do You Go Now My Lovelies - Borich Raps To Colbert


Kevin Borich is guitarist, writer of music, writer of words, and singer – in that descending order of skill – for The La De Da’s, who have just completed a new Zealand tour playing towns Borich hadn’t seen since the days when the Da’s were New Zealanders and five. The three-strong band Borich now leads bears no resemblance whatsoever to the group which roared out of our transistors with ‘How is the Air Up There’ back I-can’t-quite-remember-when. (“Is that the new Stones single?” “No, it’s an Auckland band.” “An Auckland band? C’mon now, let’s be serious.”) The Dunedin radio stations persisted in plugging the concert with ‘Hey Baby’ anyway.

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The La De Da's concept album 'The Happy Prince'


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