Teddy Swims at Spark Arena, Auckland: review with photos

It’s a commonplace for artists visiting Aotearoa to tell audiences how much they love New Zealand. There’s a spectrum, from Stevie Nicks appearing not to realise that we’re not actually the same country as Australia at one end, and Ed…

Ten years on and still they rise: Devilskin at the Powerstation, Auckland

Devilskin brought their We Rise tenth-anniversary tour to a close at Auckland’s Powerstation last night, and what a way to end the trip. The four-piece from Hamilton released We Rise, their debut album, in 2014, and have been celebrating the…

Foo Fighters—and a very special guest!

Review by Enzo Giordani; photos courtesy of Doug Peters I hate the term “dad rock”. As with dad jokes and dad bods, ‘dad’ tends to be a prefix for anything lovable but generally lame and uninspiring. I’m not a dad myself, however I might well be…