Name of project: Te Huhu
Real names: Ben Mortensen, Cameron Willicott, Dave Weir, Mason Fairey, Samuel Smith.
Age (of project): 3 Years
Associated acts: The Rise and the Fall of the Pterodactyl, Sang, Nada Labyrinth, Space Creeps, New Gum Sarn, Dave Weir, Bozo, The Naenae Express, The Jury & The Saints, Streetwise Scarlet, The Red Sea Buoys, Steve Mandrake & the Lead Singers.
Formative musical experience:
Ben - Queen St riots.
Cam - Quit rugby, picked up a guitar, started playing along with MTV.
Dave - Was fully formed musically in the womb.
Mason - Grew up in Asia and was forced to practice piano 6 hours a day
Sam - Collecting the mail with my younger brother Jesse and then posting it inside Dad's double bass. 1984.
Musical Guilty Pleasure: We don't feel guilty about any of the music we enjoy.
Artist: Te Huhu
Song: Cruising Around
Composer: Te Huhu