Shart Nouveau Shart Nouveau Melbourne Melbourne based, New Zealand band formed in 2005 by Josie Hunter & Euan Ross. Shart Nouveau have had an incomparable reputation in the underground music scene in New Zealand, Australia and Scandinavia. Musical influences include Cibo Matto, Chungking, Air, Jenny Lewis, The Brunettes. The band have released a massive 6 albums and 4 EP's during their 7 year run together. On August 31st, Shart Nouveau will be releasing a compilation album entitled "The Complete Works - Volume 2", featuring tracks from bands who have kept them young and inspired throughout the years.