C86 Show - Indie Pop

The Chills with Martin Phillips in conversation

January 15, 2019

Martin Phillips from The Chills in conversation.

The Chills are a New Zealand rock band formed in Dunedin in 1980. The band is essentially the continuing project of singer/songwriter Martin Phillipps, who is the group's sole constant member. For a time in the 1990s, the act was billed as Martin Phillipps & The Chills. In the 1980s and 1990s, The Chills had some significant chart success in their homeland, and were a cult band in other parts of the world as one of the earliest proponents of the Dunedin sound.

The band released Snow Bound its seventh album, on September 14, 2018