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14/12/2016

Fresh Talent: Battlecat

Hamilton’s Battlecat formed in 2015 when metal band The New Kill augmented their line up with guitarist Chris Vallett. ...

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Bruce Brown: Nobody’s Foolin’ Around

An album of originals in the style of Great American Songbook, and like that musical institution the songs here are quietly ...

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13/12/2016

Nikita Tu-Bryant: (Before, And After) Joshua

Recorded out of the back of a van on the Wellington coast, Nikita Tu-Bryant’s eight track release is about as DIY as it ...

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12/12/2016

Looking For Alaska: Warm-hearted Folk

Looking for Alaska are working towards the release of their self-titled debut. An album this year was not part of the plan ...

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Sky Machine: Young Guns EP

Sky Machine is a project by Christchurch’s Brydon Hulse. His debut EP is sparkly and full of synths, a colourful fizz. ...

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09/12/2016

Aston Spirit Condenser Microphone

When newly established British audio company Aston Microphones set out to design a new vocal recording device for an already ...

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07/12/2016

Deep Thinking: Keyboard Bass + Bass Guitar = Huge Bass!

This Deep Thinking bass lesson concerns how two sources of bass in a band can sound big and grunty (is that a word?). I did ...

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Andy Richards: Shine On

Andy Richards has been playing music for well over 10 years – a mix of covers and originals, and this is his second ‘solo’ ...

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06/12/2016

Eva Prowse: Humid Nights

‘Humid Nights’ is Eva Prowse ’s second solo album, following 2010s ‘I Can’t Keep Secrets’. The two are drastically ...

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