12 Mar 2016

Introducing: The Beths

From Introducing, 3:40 pm on 12 March 2016
The Beths (L-to-R Ivan Luketina-Johnston, Benjamin Sinclair, Elizabeth Stokes, Jonathan Pearce)

The Beths (L-to-R Ivan Luketina-Johnston, Benjamin Sinclair, Elizabeth Stokes, Jonathan Pearce) Photo: Amanda Cheng

Name of project: The Beths
Real name/s: Elizabeth Stokes, Jonathan Pearce, Benjamin Sinclair, Ivan Luketina-Johnston
Age (of project): 1-2 years
Hometown: Auckland
Associated acts: Teacups, Sal Valentine & the Babyshakes, Artisan Guns, Red Hot Pep Pep
Musical guilty pleasure: We all share a love for Donald Fagan and Steely Dan. Except Jono.
Formative musical experience:
Liz: Chelsea convincing age 15 me that busking Rilo Kiley songs at the mall meant we were a real band.
Jono: Louis prima in the jungle book, though I don't remember it apparently I rewound the video over and again to watch the swing bits.
Ivan: Writing raps age 6 over Sega Megadrive menu music
Ben: Iron Maiden

Music Details

Artist: The Beths
Song: Whatever
Composer: E. Stokes
Album: Warm Blood
Label: The Beths

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