INTERVIEW: Frank Turner

Interview by Shelley Te Haara After announcing a couple of New Zealand shows as part of his Be More Kind World Tour, The Speakeasy was lucky enough to be able to chat to Frank Turner ahead of his visit next...

Otium release new EP ‘You’

After recently playing a couple of shows with Sons of Zion, Whangarei locals OTIUM have released a small 2-track EP titled You. The 2 tracks are With You and For You. With You is a fun and upbeat track with ...

In Review: A Simple Favor

Review by Chelsea Pickens As I think is probably true with a lot people, I only really know Blake Lively as the ‘cool sexy girl’ from Gossip girl and poppy teen-targeted movies like Age of Adeline, and Anna K...

Introduction: Bristol to Memory

Words by Shelley Te Haara Let me introduce you to a band: Bristol To Memory is a 4-piece band based in Southern California, who at first you might think are just like any other pop-punk band, but their mu...