This is the Buzz

Hip-hop star Auckland-born Dane Rumble and Avalanche City recently featured on ABC’s top-rating celebrity gossip show What’s the Buzz. Rumble and Dave Baxter, brainchild behind and frontman of the folksy Avalanche City, were guests on the American network’s show. They starred in a segment called “Up-and-Coming Rock Stars from New Zealand”. “It’s fun to have a little Kiwi invasion on What’s the Buzz today,” host Tanya Rivero said when introducing Rumble and Baxter. The pair have both signed with record company Warners.

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