“I’m a big space nerd,” enthuses Sione Teumohenga, explaining how their better-known musical alias, Lonelyspeck, came about. It’s a reference to a photograph taken of the Earth from the edge of the solar system, in which the planet is reduced to a tiny pixel amongst overwhelming darkness—in Carl Sagan’s words, a lonely speck.

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