Archive for April, 2006

‘Night Embrace’ A Dark-Hunter Novel

‘Night Embrace’ A Dark-Hunter Novel

by / April 24, 2006 / No Comments

The cover says ‘Buffy the Vampire Slayer meets Sex and the City’. There is some definite Buffy-style action, but don’t expect any cosmopolitans or designer shoes. Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this

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Calling All Geeks…

Calling All Geeks…

by / April 24, 2006 / No Comments

The Second Annual New Zealand Comics Festival, a celebration of New Zealand cartoons and comics, is being held over this weekend. Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this

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Eastside Beer Prices Skyrocket – Petrol Prices blamed

Eastside Beer Prices Skyrocket – Petrol Prices blamed

by / April 24, 2006 / No Comments

The price of a jug at the-bar-formerly-known-as-Eastside has just increased to $8, with Union management blaming rising petrol prices. Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this

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Governance, Gatecrashers and Greenhouse Gases

Governance, Gatecrashers and Greenhouse Gases

by / April 24, 2006 / No Comments

Reflections on last month’s Climate Change Conference at Te Papa. Look at us go! From a little old university, on a steep little hill, in a lovely little city, in a faraway little country there came… Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this

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Luke Buda: Special Surprise

Luke Buda: Special Surprise

by / April 24, 2006 / [ 2 Comments ]

The man responsible for this at times funky, warped, ironic and ultimately heartfelt album is Luke Buda, one half of Phoenix Foundation’s main songwriting duo. Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this

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Alabaster Theatre. Reign of the Oak EP

Alabaster Theatre. Reign of the Oak EP

by / April 24, 2006 / No Comments

We’ve reached that point where Bogan kids raised on Tool are growing up and making albums of their own, The Mars Volta sell millions of albums, and indie fans now rave un-ironically about ‘post-rock’. Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this

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The Mountain Goats

The Mountain Goats

by / April 24, 2006 / No Comments

with the Chandeliers. The Bar Formerly Known as Indigo, Friday 7th April. Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this

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Mexico Pt. 2: Einstein, Whales and Tanning Advice

Mexico Pt. 2: Einstein, Whales and Tanning Advice

by / April 24, 2006 / No Comments

This was not the idyllic getaway I had envisaged. We had been on the road for five hours already (leering round a route so nauseating as to put the Rimutakas to shame), when we were stopped by a kid who kindly informed us the road was being rebuilt and we would have to wait. Share [...]

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Give us your eyeballs

Give us your eyeballs

by / April 24, 2006 / No Comments

Last year Lost, an apparent new phenomenon in television, reached New Zealand television screens. It was meticulously promoted by TV2, and was shrouded in mystery from its very first episode. Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this

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Union Watch: Keeping an eye on student violation

Union Watch: Keeping an eye on student violation

by / April 24, 2006 / No Comments

Vic Labour vs the Union: an update Share on Facebook+1 on Google+Post to TumblrTweet this

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