[b]The Motivation are a 4 piece rock and roll band based in Auckland ,New Zealand.This line up has been together for about 6years. They play a wide range of music and have built up a strong following with rock and rollers. The band comprises of Roger Skinner(guitar/vocals),Neil Finlay(guitar/vocals),Ian Fifeild(drums/vocals) and Graham Judd(bass/vocals). Just released their debut CD,ten songs all written and sung by Roger. I was lucky enough to win a silver scroll award for songwriting and a scroll of honour award for recognition to New Zealand music.In 1997,I went to Nashville and sang at Tootsies.Just been to Australia to a rock and roll and hot rod show where I got to perform.