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Bird Machine is a band formed by husband and wife Luke and Jenna Grbin, hailing from Australia and New Zealand. Their music combines early 90s alt-rock, dream pop, and folk elements, wrapped up in plush pop melodies. Their lyrics are commentating and introspective, layered over vocals accompanied by guitars, keys, and syncopated beats. They write, perform, record, and produce music in their home studio in New Zealand, combining their musical talents and influences.
They released their self-titled debut EP on November 25th, featuring five tracks, including the popular single “Our Kind,” which reached the Top 11 on Dunedin’s Radio One Chart. In their first year, The band has already achieved notable milestones, including 4 singles, 20 shows, 15 radio interviews and 28 press features. They’ve attracted over 21,000 unique listeners from 94 countries and were added to over 200 playlists. They have currently recorded their follow-up record with their next single HELLOS AND FROWNS, released on 21st July 2023.
Bird Machine’s live band consists of the husband and wife duo, with the addition of drummer Coleman and bassist Summer.