Can’t wait for WOMAD – experience the sounds of WOMAD New Zealand 2010 on the newly released compilation CD, WOMAD NZ 2010: Sounds of the Planet. The CD is the official compilation released ahead of the three-day festival which takes place 12-14 March 2010 at Brooklands Park and TSB Bowl, New Plymouth. Providing a snapshot … Continue reading
A new image has been released from the upcoming DreamWorks Animation 3D movie HOW TO TRAIN YOUR DRAGON. Releasing in cinemas on 25 March this new image features our hero's dragon-slaying classmates.
Paramount Pictures NZ is pleased to release these early Preview images for EAGLE OF THE NINTH Directed by Kevin Macdonald and Staring Channing Tatum, Mark Strong, Jamie Bell & Donald Sutherland.
Wellingtonian gathered yesterday night at the Mighty Mighty in Cuba St. to witness the Fourth Wellingtonista Awards and this is my second time to attend this event. The T4WA is a annual event organized by Wellingtonista.com – a blog about Wellington – New Zealand's capital city to honours individuals or group who makes Wellington a lovely … Continue reading
The New Zealand International Arts Festival has announced two new acts for its 2010 line up at the Pacific Blue Festival Club – the Antibalas Afrobeat Orchestra from Brooklyn, New York and award winning indie singer-songwriter St. Vincent. Tickets go on sale on 15 December at Ticketek. Antibalas Afrobeat Orchestra launched its sound from the … Continue reading
With directors like Guillermo del Toro currently tearing up international cinema it's easy to see why the Mexican film scene has never been hotter. And with films with titles that translate to I'm Gonna Explode, Tear This Heart Out and Meet the Head of Juan Perez, it's easy to see that the Hola Mexico … Continue reading
Plunket fundraising album Merry Christmas Baby has gone gold and is well on the way to platinum status. The album, featuring Christmas-themed tracks by 11 of New Zealand’s leading musicians, has been in the top 20 Independent Music New Zealand chart for seven weeks, is number nine on the Recording Industry of New Zealand (RIANZ) … Continue reading
Two international music legends, a new jazz fusion club, the premiere of a project marrying music to historic New Zealand film footage, and a tribute to “the greatest female jazz/pop singer of the 20th century” feature in the 48th National Jazz Festival in Tauranga in April 2010. The five-day event held over Easter from … Continue reading
Australian Multi-Instrumentalist Adam Page (winner Best Music and Best Solo Show at the 2009 New Zealand Fringe Festival, and collaborator with STRIKE in July 2009) is returning to Wellington, but this time he is bringing some friends… The Adelaide Sax Pack! Think about this… four world-class saxophonists, one huge quartet sound, stacks of the cheesiest … Continue reading
For my weekly date with my family,We went to Thorndon Fair noted as being Wellington's Oldest, biggest,brightest and best street fair. The Thorndon Fair is traditionally an excellent opportunity for people to come along and purchase gifts for Christmas. The fair runs along Tinakori Road from Bowen Street to Harriet Street, and up Hill Street … Continue reading