Allow us to introduce you to The Strowlini Orchestra, the latest project from Wellington producer Pat Stewart.
Society Lionel Taito-Matamua's idea for cleaning up the Pacific
Shocked by the amount of plastic littering in Samoa, he hatched a plan involving a 3D printer.
Culture The Others Way festival: first line-up confirmed
The first line-up has been revealed for The Others Way festival, which is heading back to K Rd for its second year this September.
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 In my father's (Australian) den
Antipodean angst and melancholy melodrama rule in the NZ International Film Festival’s Aussie drama The Daughter.
Culture A national anthem you can dance to
Yes, you need to see Poi E: The Story Of Our Song.
News NZ 'wins' nuclear tug-of-war, finally
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.
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'Sympathy, flowers, cards and baking. Then silence'
Notes on losing a sibling to suicide.