The Naked and Famous (New Zealand)

This week featuring New Zealand


This band has become really successful in the indie scene worldwide.  The band is from Auckland and formed in 2008.  They released their debut album “Passive Me, Aggressive You” in 2010.  This album was #1 on the New Zealand charts and did well on charts worldwide – especially the single “Young Blood”.  The Naked and Famous were nominated for BBC’s Sound of 2011 and won  numerous New Zealand awards, including Best Alternative album and album of the year for 2011.  Their songs have been featured in various TV episodes and in the video game FIFA 12.



3 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Alannah Murphy
    Jan 01, 2012 @ 15:43:44

    Great song, I couldn’t watch that video as it said it couldn’t be seen in my country (weird) but I looked it up on YouTube and had a listen 🙂


  2. Wendy
    Jan 02, 2012 @ 08:58:32

    It is so frustrating when a video does not work worldwide, sorry about that. Thanks for your comments and thanks for taking the time to look up the youtube video 🙂


  3. stokedonmusic
    Jan 02, 2012 @ 14:40:39

    snowboard movies too-The Art Of Flight 2011


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