Kiwi Jr.

Smash cut to Kiwi Jr.’s third album, Chopper, overseen by trusted pilot Dan Boeckner (Wolf Parade, Handsome Furs) on storied Sub Pop Records. Turning nocturnal with necks mock turtle, our Local Kiwi Jr. takes neon flight off the digital cliff, like The Monkees starring in Blade Runner; like Michael Mann directs Encino Man. Ten songs with synth shimmer, zen gongs with yard strimmer. The signs along the highway read “LESS BAR, MORE NOIR AHEAD.” Ah, those late summer, Joe Strummer, Home on the Range Rover Blues.

KIWI JR is Jeremy Gaudet vocals and guitar, Brian Murphy guitar, Mike Walker bass, Brohan Moore drums, and everybody played a little bit of keyboard.

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Events featuring Kiwi Jr.

Mar 16, 2023
10:00pm — 10:40pm
Presented by
Sub Pop / Saddle Creek / Hardly Art / BAMM BAMM
Mar 17, 2023
1:30pm — 2:00pm
Presented by
SXSW DAY PARTY - Qobuz Sessions
Toronto, ON, CANADA
Indie Rock
Professional Connections
Kiwi Jr. is seeking the following:
  • Sync/Music Supervisors