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Volume: Making Music in Aotearoa is now on at Auckland Museum Read Post

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How Music Came Out!

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The Giant Up the Road

Sizing up the Waterview connection Read Post

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After the Apocalypse

Clinton Logan in Chernobyl Read Post

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Obliteration Room

Welcome to the Obliteration Room. We're going dotty over the coming of spring. Read Post

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Friday Music! Digging Doug

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When the tales of music are written, they rarely include the people who aren't in the band, but make it all possible. So I'm delighted to see that Audioculture has this week published an article on my old friend Doug…

Greens drug policy 2: the animal testing problem

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In an earlier post today, I've looked at what is undoubtedly the headline of the Green Party's new drug and alcohol policy: clear proposals for reform on both medical cannabis and cannabis law in general. But there's more there, including…

The Greens' pretty good new drug policy

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The New Zealand Green Party today publishes a new drug and alcohol policy that, among other things, would legalise the possession and cultivation of cannabis for personal use. It also offers a robust take on medical cannabis that could be…

David Shearer: The one that went away

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David Shearer, he’s not your usual danger junkie. You’d get Colin Firth to play him, on a good day, or maybe Steve Carroll. Just not Bruce Willis. And yet it turns out Hollywood isn’t like life after all: Shearer has…

World of Food 3: Algeria (Tadjine Djedj b’ Zeitoun)

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My friend's mum died this week. Since he told me, I've had the strongest memory of walking into her house a few years back and being hit with the smell of soup on the stove top. That smell that only…

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