Culture MAALA: Creating composure
Auckland-based MAALA speaks to Sam Wicks about his new album Composure, a title that speaks to his headspace as much as the poised presentation of his music.
Culture From the book to the big screen
The film adaptation of Eleanor Catton’s The Rehearsal hits the NZ International Film Festival.
Culture Gloriavale’s stage show is unlike anything else on Earth
This controversial community rarely opens it's doors to the outside world, except for this once every two years extravaganza.
Culture Introducing: Les Baxters
Christchurch group Les Baxters introduce their new single Call Centre.
Culture In my father's (Australian) den
Antipodean angst and melancholy melodrama rule in the NZ International Film Festival’s Aussie drama The Daughter.
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The US is sending a warship to NZ - and it’s being called a win for the nuclear-free movement.
Culture Travis Scott is heading to New Zealand
The US rapper/producer will make his debut in New Zealand later this year with a one-off show in Auckland.
Culture Weekly Reading: Best longreads
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What’s the best New Zealand song of the year? It’s down to these 20 finalists.