Don McGlashan

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Don McGlashan
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Auckland, New Zealand
Born 1959 in Auckland, Don studied English and Music at Auckland University and played French Horn and percussion in the Auckland Sinfonia from 1979-82.
He was a member of the percussion ensemble From Scratch from 1979-86, and was drummer and singer with Auckland agit-punk band Blam Blam Blam from 1980-82. Together with Harry Sinclair he formed the innovative music/theatre/film act The Front Lawn in 1985. They performed at the Edinburgh Festival in 1988 and 1989, as well as in Europe, the USA, Australia and New Zealand until disbanding in 1990.
Don was singer and primary songwriter in The Mutton Birds from 1991 to 2002. The group signed to Virgin Records UK in 1995, and were based in London from then until 1999, touring world-wide.
Don returned to NZ in 2000, and lives in Auckland with his wife, dancer/writer Marianne Schultz, and their two children, Louis and Pearl.
His most recent work includes completing the score for Toa Fraser's debut feature film "No 2", and the score for TV series "Orange Roughies". He is currrently recording with his new band The Seven Sisters - SJD on Bass, John Segovia on pedal steel guitar, and Chis O'Connor on drums.
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REV 207, X 14003 Don McGlashan - Standards album art Don McGlashan / Ivan Zagni Don McGlashan / Ivan Zagni - Standards(12", MiniAlbum) Propeller, Festival Records REV 207, X 14003 New Zealand 1982 Sell This Version
846 954-4 Don McGlashan - An Angel At My Table (Music From The Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) album art Don McGlashan An Angel At My Table (Music From The Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) (Album) ABC Records (3), Phonogram 846 954-4 Australia 1990 Sell This Version
No cat Don McGlashan - The Moth  Music From A Lightbulb album art Tim Mahon, Don McGlashan, Norma Benioni, Peter van Gent Tim Mahon, Don McGlashan, Norma Benioni, Peter van Gent - The Moth Music From A Lightbulb(CD) Birthday Music No cat New Zealand 2002 Sell This Version
AHR024 Don McGlashan - Warm Hand album art Don McGlashan Warm Hand(CD, Album) Arch Hill Recordings AHR024 New Zealand 2006 Sell This Version
AHR037 Don McGlashan - Show Of Hands (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) album art Don McGlashan Show Of Hands (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)(CD) Arch Hill Recordings AHR037 New Zealand 2008 Sell This Version
DC001 Don McGlashan - Lucky Stars album art Don McGlashan Lucky Stars (Album) Not On Label DC001 New Zealand 2015 Sell This Version
No cat # Don McGlashan - Live In The Lab album art Don McGlashan, Shayne Carter Don McGlashan, Shayne Carter - Live In The Lab(CD, Album) Not On Label No cat # New Zealand 2016 Sell This Version