12 Jun 2016

Roger Shepherd: the story of Flying Nun

From Sunday Morning, 11:04 am on 12 June 2016
Wallace and Roger

Wallace and Roger Photo: RNZ/Zara Potts

Flying Nun Records has a central role in New Zealand's cultural fabric. In fact, it's hard to talk about New Zealand music without mentioning Flying Nun bands.

Wallace Chapman finds out how founder Roger Shepherd started the iconic label with just $300 and plays some Flying Nun favourites.

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