Posts By: justin

The Lazy Boys is being made into a feature film

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Carl Shuker’s excellent novel The Lazy Boys is being made into a feature film directed by Brendan Donovan (Insider’s Guide to Happiness, Insider’s Guide to Love, Grasp, Here) and produced by Michael Wren.

Bill Hammond : Jingle Jangle Morning exhibit

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Bill Hammond – Jingle Jangle Morning November 17th 2007 – February 10th 2008 Wellington City Gallery free! Jingle Jangle Morning, taken from a verse in Bob Dylan’s song ‘Mr Tambourine Man’, is the title of a Bill Hammond painting depicting majestic avian musicians and serpentine creatures who sing, dance and play instruments upon a floating… Read more »

Great Lake Swimmers free live EP

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It’s been available for a couple of months but I only just spotted it on Gorilla vs. Bear via Last.FM – Great Lake Swimmers have released a 5 track live EP recorded at Toronto’s Church of the Redeemer for free download (31.5Mb). Great Lake Swimmers have also contributed an original song entitled, “Gonna Make it… Read more »

PJ Harvey coming to NZ and Australia in February

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PJ Harvey is coming to New Zealand and Australia in February for a handful of exclusive solo shows. A limited number of tickets will be available from http://www.frontiertouring.com from Thursday 8 November 12 noon AEST to Friday 9 November 12 noon AEST. Tickets will go on-sale to the general public on Tuesday 13 November 9:00am… Read more »

Join the Flaming Lips March of a Thousand Flaming Skeletons

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Flaming Lips are doing a Halloween parade in Oklahoma City – The March of a Thousand Flaming Skeletons. They’re looking for 1000 people to be the flaming skeletons. You need to be in Oklahoma 26-27th for the parade. It costs $25 but you get to keep your torch and skeleton outfit so that would be… Read more »

Great Lake Swimmers want your travel footage

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GREAT LAKE SWIMMERS and (weewerk) are asking for 30 seconds of your favourite/significant travel footage. Share your secret spot, beautiful scenery or interesting experiences with us. Selected footage will be edited together to produce a finished video for Great Lake Swimmers’ Passenger Song. Your submission needs to be on common digital video file formats (ie…. Read more »

Motorhead play Taranaki in October

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I’m finally planning on breaking my gig fast….Motorhead are playing TSB stadium New Plymouth October 20 Weird they’re not playing Auckland but it works well for me. I know Motorhead played Palmerston North when I was a very young whipper snapper, if I remember rightly there was a stabbing incident. Support from Rose Tattoo, surely… Read more »