Interview: Alice Canton of OTHER [chinese]

Sometime in early June I attended a theatre workshop run by Alice Canton and Julie Zhu called “What is Chinese?”. It featured a series of activities and discussions on what “being Chinese” was in Aotearoa/New Z...

Interview: Chance to Ignite

It was midday when I visited Trinity Hall in Kingsland, where the cast of Chance to Ignite were practicing for their upcoming show. I met with two of the energetic performers from the set, Stef and Eleanor, bot...

In Review: Hyukoh – 23

If you thought Korea was just limited to a world of K-Pop, you thought wrong. Meet Hyukoh, the upbeat indie rock band fronted by four 23-year-olds who are topping the charts in South Korea. Their hit Comes and ...

In Review: Girlpool – Powerplant

From the high pitched screams in Jane, a song about punching boys in the mouth, to singing about the fears of stepping out of your teenage comfort zone in Plants and Worms, folk punk band, Girlpool, consisting ...