Old New Zealand

...The Terrorways...

The Terrorways
l-r Dean Martelli, John No-one, Gary Hunt, Peter Hoffman, Chris Orange

Mike Simons a.k.a Mike Lesbian (Vocals) Chris Orange (bass) Pete Mesmer (Guitar) Kerry Buchannan replaced by Gary Hunt (drums)

The Terrorways had two tracks released on Ripper Records classic AK79 compilation. The band formed as Rooter in late 1977 then changed their name to The Terrorways.


1979 (LP) AK79 (Various Artists) Ripper Records RPR1
two songs: Never Been To Borstal She's A Mod

1980 (7") Proud Scum: Sucide 2/The Terrorways: Short Haired Rock 'N' Roll Ripper Records RIP 1

More Video Links

Never Been to Borstal - 2008 Terrorways reunion (poor quality)

Audio Links

General Links

Audio Culture - The Terrorways
NZ Musician - Kerry Buchanan Interview