Music

Hidden Romantic: A conversation with Dominic Hoey about Iceland
Read Time: 18 mins
Jackson Nieuwland talks to Dominic Hoey about his...
Literature
Hidden Romantic: A conversation with Dominic Hoey about Iceland
By Jackson Nieuwland
Go Well, Celia
Read Time: 20 mins
Hannah Herchenbach remembers King Loser founder Celia...
Music
Go Well, Celia
By Hannah Herchenbach
But Never Without Tenderness, or, Do Fascists Like Music?
Read Time: 31 mins
Duncan Allan assesses the value of the music behind...
Music
But Never Without Tenderness, or, Do Fascists Like Music?
By Duncan Allan
After Mason: Memories of The Beggar
Read Time: 31 mins
Simon Comber writes about the ups and downs of the...
Literature
After Mason: Memories of The Beggar
By Simon Comber
If You Stand By This Tree Long Enough, They'll Make You The Fucking Queen: Bill Direen and A Memory of Others.
Read Time: 22 mins
Campbell Walker on Simon Ogston's Bill Direen documentary...
Music
If You Stand By This Tree Long Enough, They'll Make You The Fucking Queen: Bill Direen and A Memory of Others.
By Campbell Walker
All The Elements Conspire: Beautiful Collision At 15
Read Time: 13 mins
Pasan Jayasinghe charts a lifelong fandom with Bic...
Music
All The Elements Conspire: Beautiful Collision At 15
By Pasan Jayasinghe
What Would Jack Do?: A Review of "Passio"
Read Time: 11 mins
Alex Taylor finds an exquisite corpse exhumed.
Music
What Would Jack Do?: A Review of "Passio"
By Alex Taylor
First Watch: The Map Room’s ‘Hold Me Up To The Sun’
Read Time: 4 mins
We premiere The Map Room's video for 'Hold Me Up To...
Music
First Watch: The Map Room’s ‘Hold Me Up To The Sun’
By Simon Gooding
Mine by Right: Copyright in Aotearoa
Read Time: 22 mins
In a knowledgeable essay, Elizabeth Heritage explores...
Literature
Mine by Right: Copyright in Aotearoa
By Elizabeth Heritage
Blenheimer Rhapsody
Read Time: 28 mins
Mark Mullen describes growing up in the Blenheim of...
Music
Blenheimer Rhapsody
By Mark Mullen
Clashing Communities and Negotiating the Mundane: An Interview with Cut Off Your Hands
Read Time: 10 mins
With their first single in six years, post-punkers...
Music
Clashing Communities and Negotiating the Mundane: An Interview with Cut Off Your Hands
By James Manning
Between The Lines: People Like Us
Read Time: 27 mins
Adam McGrath on his song 'People Like Us', a childhood...
Music
Between The Lines: People Like Us
By Adam McGrath
A Vivid Alliance: Ghost Wave’s Radio Norfolk
Read Time: 11 mins
Music
A Vivid Alliance: Ghost Wave’s Radio Norfolk
By James Manning
Between the Lines: Stuck in Melodies
Read Time: 4 mins
Andrew Keoghan on writing his song, 'Stuck in Melodies...
Music
Between the Lines: Stuck in Melodies
By Andrew Keoghan
Between the Lines: Axolotl
Read Time: 2 mins
The Veils' Finn Andrews on the inspiration behind...
Music
Between the Lines: Axolotl
By Finn Andrews
Review: The Magic Flute
Read Time: 8 mins
New Zealand Opera's production of 'The Magic Flute...
Theatre
Review: The Magic Flute
By Alex Taylor
What's The Frequency, Steven?
Read Time: 39 mins
Sam McChesney on how a politician built a radio empire...
Music
What's The Frequency, Steven?
By Sam McChesney
Industrial Scenes: Director Simon Maxwell on working with Nine Inch Nails, DC Talk, and Michael Jackson
Read Time: 34 mins
David Farrier tracks down the man behind some of the...
Music
Industrial Scenes: Director Simon Maxwell on working with Nine Inch Nails, DC Talk, and Michael Jackson
By David Farrier
First Watch: Lawrence Arabia's 'A Lake'
Read Time: 5 mins
We premiere the new video for 'A Lake', the first...
Music
First Watch: Lawrence Arabia's 'A Lake'
By James Milne
In conversation: Phil Dadson of From Scratch and Immi Paterson-Harkness
Read Time: 14 mins
Music
In conversation: Phil Dadson of From Scratch and Immi Paterson-Harkness
By Immi Paterson-Harkness
Finding Songs For Parents: The Good, The Bad and the Sappy
Read Time: 26 mins
Why aren't there more songs about the experience of...
Music
Finding Songs For Parents: The Good, The Bad and the Sappy
By Gareth Shute
First Watch: Chelsea Jade's 'Low Brow'
Read Time: 4 mins
We premiere Chelsea Jade's video for 'Low Brow', a...
Music
First Watch: Chelsea Jade's 'Low Brow'
By Chelsea Jade
The Festival One model: Can you ‘curate’ a community?
Read Time: 12 mins
Music
The Festival One model: Can you ‘curate’ a community?
By Amber Read
First Watch: Carnivorous Plant Society's 'Chambers and Cathedrals'
Read Time: 9 mins
Auckland's Carnivorous Plant Society have just set...
Music
First Watch: Carnivorous Plant Society's 'Chambers and Cathedrals'
By Hayden Eastmond-Mein
Life, Death and 32kbps Streams : How Suede Came Back, How I Came Back To Suede
Read Time: 11 mins
Joe Nunweek talks to Suede's Mat Osman
Music
Life, Death and 32kbps Streams : How Suede Came Back, How I Came Back To Suede
By Joe Nunweek
Review: Gillian Welch
Read Time: 4 mins
Music
Review: Gillian Welch
By Matthew Hutching
Christchurch, and the heart of the Antipodean Gothic
Read Time: 29 mins
Jasmine Gallagher on the wrong side of a broken city...
Art
Christchurch, and the heart of the Antipodean Gothic
By Jasmine Gallagher
Do It Together: Some Tardy Reflections on Chronophonium 2015
Read Time: 15 mins
Dan Kelly on what might have been the last Chronophonium...
Music
Do It Together: Some Tardy Reflections on Chronophonium 2015
By Dan Kelly
 Our Lady of the Perpetually Moving Pedals: An Interview with Susan Alcorn
Read Time: 11 mins
Hermione Johnson talks to Susan Alcorn ahead of her...
Music
Our Lady of the Perpetually Moving Pedals: An Interview with Susan Alcorn
By Hermione Johnson
Meanness and Putrid Genes: My Nebraska
Read Time: 14 mins
Alaister J Moghan uses the songs of Nebraska - Bruce...
Music
Meanness and Putrid Genes: My Nebraska
By Alaister J Moghan
Between the Lines: Pedestrian Support League
Read Time: 5 mins
Street Chant's Emily Littler on her band's new single...
Music
Between the Lines: Pedestrian Support League
By Emily Littler
Between the Lines: Hell
Read Time: 4 mins
Melbourne-based musician Sean Molloy on a short song...
Music
Between the Lines: Hell
By Sean Molloy
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