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22/06/2017

Hiboux: Command The Earth To Swallow Me Up

Instrumental music can be a very powerful thing – conveying thoughts and emotions beyond words because the visions are ...

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25/08/2016

So Laid Back Country China: Calmly Armed

Separately frustrated with the strictures of the different variations of country music that their respective bands had hitched ...

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06/07/2016

Mothra: Decision Process

An epic beast of an album that’s been five years in the waiting. Mothra (Hugh Allan – guitars and samples, James Armstrong ...

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17/12/2015

No Broadcast: Designed To Rock

Christchurch trio No Broadcast have slowly but surely been building a strong following for their inspired vision of indie ...

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12/08/2015

On Foreign Soil: Jakob’s Sines 2015 UK / European Tour

Literally fresh from claiming the 2015 Taite Music Prize for their breathtaking come-back post rock album 'Sines', Jakob ...

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12/11/2014

Into Orbit: Caverns

Wellington’s Into Orbit are an enigma. No matter what you think you know about them be prepared to forget every jot of ...

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03/11/2013

Mountaineater: Wish They Were Here

From their debut in late 1995, Dunedin ‘psychedelic rock’ threesome High Dependency Unit, or HDU, wowed audiences with ...

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18/12/2012

Fresh Talent: Shepherds Of Cassini

It was a fortuitous bit of late night listening that led me to discover Shepherds of Cassini. Having met bassist Vitesh Bava ...

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