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Upcoming Gigs


Welcome to T.P.F land. Our new EP Tom's Lunch available for pre-order here



Upcoming Shows

25 Oct 2011 - Later… with Jools Holland (repeat on 28/10)

27 Oct 2011- The Garage, London UK Buy Tickets

3 Dec 2011 - Wine & Food Festival, Christchurch Tickets


UK/Europe Summer Tour 2011 

We’re extremely pleased to announce we’re returning to the UK for the summer. See below all confirmed shows so far below, and we hope to announce more shortly.

21 May, 2011 - Liverpool Sound City Festival Buy Tix
23 May, 2011 - w/ Bachelorette, The Duchess, York Buy Tix
24 May 2011 - w/ Bachelorette, The Cluny, Newcastle Buy Tix
25 May, 2011 - w/ Bachelorette, Cabaret Voltaire, Edinburgh Buy Tix
26 May, 2011 - w/Bachelorette, Art School, Glasgow  Buy Tix
28 May, 2011 - Dot to Dot Festival, Bristol Buy Tix
29 May, 2011 - Dot to Dot Festival, Nottingham Buy Tix
30 May, 2011 - Dot to Dot Festival, Manchester Buy Tix
1 June, 2011 - Jericho, Oxford Buy Tix
2 June, 2011 - Scala, London Buy Tix
4 June, 2011 - Forbidden Fruit Festival, Dublin, Ireland Buy Tix
25 June, 2011 - Glastonbury, Oxlyers In West stage, 12pm Sold Out
15 July, 2011 - Larmer Tree Festival, Salisbury, UK Buy Tix
16 July, 2011 - Lovebox, London, Gaymers Stage, 3.40pm Buy Tix
19 July, 2011 - Boomtown Festival, Belgium Buy Tix
20 July, 2011 - De Affaire, Nijmegen Buy Tix
23 July, 2011 - Outside Inside Festival, Reading, UK Buy Tix


NZ Summer Shows

Hey we’re not only playing shows in Moldovia and Peacock Land, we may just play these shows closer to home;

Jan 21: Big Day Out - Buy tix 
March 4: Zoo Music w Liam Finn - Buy Tix 


UK European Tour Dates Announced

We’re touring the Europe in Jan/Feb to support the release of Buffalo. Our London shows have now sold out BUT we’re very pleased to announce London show at SCALA on the 2 JUNE, 2011! Yip, we’ll be returning to Europe for the summer! More soon

25/01/11: Instore @ Rough Trade East, London info  
27/01/11: Paradiso, Amsterdam - Buy Tix 
28/01/11: Botanique, Brussels - Buy Tix 
03/02/11: Oran Mor, Glasgow (w/The Go!Team) - Buy Tix 
04/02/11: Liquid Room, Edinburgh (w/The Go!Team) - Buy Tix 
05/02/11: Lemon Tree, Aberdeen (w/The Go!Team) - Buy Tix 
06/02/11: The Cluny, Newcastle (w/The Go!Team) - Buy Tix
07/02/11: HMV ‘Next Big Thing’, The Garage, London - SOLD OUT
09/02/11: The Hope - Brighton, UK - Buy Tix 
10/02/11: The Louisiana – Bristol, UK - Buy Tix 
16/02/11: La Fleche d’Or, Paris - Buy Tix 
17/02/11: Le Bleu Lezard, Lausanne - Buy Tix
18/02/11: Komplex, Zurich - Buy Tix
22/02/11: Comet, Berlin - Buy Tix 
23/02/11: Studio 672, Cologne - Buy Tix 
24/02/11: Beatlemania, Hamburg - Buy Tix
26/02/11: The Borderline,  London - SOLD OUT

02/06/11: Scala,  London - Buy Tix 


NZ Tour Announced

Hey what happened? Did we win Best Group at last week’s NZ Music Awards or some crazy shit? (and maybe 3 other VNZMA’s too..? WHA?!)  Well best we head out on the road and milk it like a big tasty moo cow…mmmm make mine a decaf rock latté.

The tour will see the band smash a few pies in WellingtonNapier and Christchurch, and destroy a taco or two after obliterating Auckland’s Powerstation on November 13. Most of the shows are with the superb Dear Times Waste, their debut album is out now - check it out.

TICKETS ON SALE NOW! Links below will take you to the right site for each town.

Under The Radar & 95bFM, in association with Radio Active, Presents:

Friday 5th November – San Francisco Bath House, WELLINGTON
Tickets $34 + bf from & Real Groovy Wellington. 8.30pm / R18
With support from Joe Blossom

Saturday 6th November – Cabana, NAPIER
Tickets $25 + bf from & the Venue. 8.30pm / R18
With support from Dear Time’s Waste

Saturday 13th November – The Powerstation, AUCKLAND
Tickets $34 + bf from & Real Groovy Auckland. 7.30pm / R18
With support from Dear Time’s Waste

Friday 19th November - Als Bar, CHRISTCHURCH
Tickets $27.50 + bf from & Galaxy Records. 8.30pm / R18.
With support from Dear Time’s Waste