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New Zealand punk rock act Voodoo Bloo, led by Rory McDonald, released the frenetic single ‘Ha Ha Ok Ok’ earlier this month giving fans a third taste of their debut album Jacobus which drops today. Chatting to us from Wellington, ahead of his show at MEOW with Curlys Jewels and Miss June, Rory gave us the run down on NZ’s punk scene, an insight into his world of recording, and the heads up on his future Australian touring plans.
Dunedin based four-piece Hot Donnas have just released their cracking EP The Adventures of E-WAN! In the absence of an Australian tour announcement they sat down with TCI to relive their favourite Aussie memories!
New Zealand’s Thomas Oliver is back with new single ‘Roses’, delivering yet again the heartfelt storytelling for which he is known. Speaking to TCI on the eve of its release, Thomas gave us an insight into writing and recording the track, as well as the unique story that inspired it.
Following the release of The Beths ‘Dying To Believe’, TCI sat down for a conversation with Elizabeth Stokes to discuss their second album, music videos, her favourite New Zealand artists and the importance of grassroots music venues.
New Zealand’s most exciting indie rock band, Mako Road, took some time out of their busy writing schedule to have a chat with us. Prior to their biggest Aussie tour to date, they gave us a glimpse in to what makes them tick, as well as letting us in on a little known secret… their debut album is on the way!
Food, food, and more food! To all the foodies — we hope you were at Bulimba Golf Club’s New Zealand Food and Wine Festival
Theresa Fryer, part of the “co-company” Elta Imagery alongside Elle-May Leckenby, will be showcasing her work at the upcoming Creative Drinks event.
The photo above is of a Defender truck from one of Theresa’s short documentaries. It is seen driving …