Desperate Measures (AUG 1981 - APRIL 1983) recorded and self released a 4 song EP 1984, as well as a live-to-multitrack set which ended up as the first Failsafe Records release, Wasted Again.
Eugene Butcher - VocalsErik Van Den Hoven - BassShane O Neil - GuitarGreg Hussey - Drums
Label Failsafe Records
Toy Love were a New Zealand new wave band that grew out of the country's first punk band, The Enemy. And while their small number of recordings were pretty much by-the-numbers new wave pop with a few moments of inspiration, Toy Love (and especially their founding member Chris Knox) proved to be an important starting point for New Zealand's alternative rock scene of the '80s
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