Peking Man (band)

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Peking Man
Origin Auckland, New Zealand
Genres New wave
Years active 1985-1988
Labels CBS Records
Associated acts Margaret Urlich, When The Cat's Away
Past members Margaret Urlich
Pat Urlich
Tim Calder
Perry Marshall
Jan Foulkes
Neville Hall
John Fearon
Jay F-bula

Peking Man were an 1980s New Zealand new wave band made up of Margaret and Pat Urlich, Tim Calder, Perry Marshall, Jan Foulkes, Neville Hall, John Fearon and Jay F-bula. The band had a number of hits in their homeland.[1]


Studio albums[edit]

Year Title Details Peak chart
1986 Peking Man
  • Label: CBS Records


Year Title Peak chart
1985 "Lift Your Head Up High" 21 Peking Man
"Room That Echoes" 1
1986 "Good Luck To You" 6


New Zealand Music Awards RIANZ
Year Award[3] Details Result
1986 Album of the Year Peking Man Won
Single of the Year "Room That Echoes" Won
Top Group Won
Best Female Vocalist Margaret Urlich Won
Best Male Vocalist Pat Urlich Won
Best Producer Bruce Lynch (Peking Man) Won
Best Engineer Graeme Myhre (Peking Man) Won
Best Album Cover Phil O'Reilly (Peking Man) Won


  1. ^ "Peking Man". NZ On Screen. Retrieved 6 November 2012. 
  2. ^ a b "Peking Man: Charts". Retrieved 6 November 2012. 
  3. ^ "NZMAs". Archived from the original on 2012-09-22. Retrieved 2012-09-30. 

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