History made: SXSW 2009, Austin, Texas
History made: SXSW 2009, Austin, Texas

David Dallas travelled to Austin Texas in 2009 to play SXSW

Concert review: Nas' Illmatic, Austin, Texas
Concert review: Nas' Illmatic, Austin, Texas

"Smarten up, Nas." With one line from Takeover , the savage takedown of the Queensbridge native who arguably still held…

SXSW: Bigger than Texas
SXSW: Bigger than Texas

My son asked for a space-themed birthday party this year. Sounds quite simple but there is much more to it than you'd think…

Jay-Z's full SXSW showcase hits web (+10 links)

Jay-Z's full SXSW concert, a new Battleship trailer and Zowie's new single all feature in this compilation of the best links…

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Finding mentors in maestros
Finding mentors in maestros

American violinist Sarah Chang is in town to play Dvorak with the Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra. She…

Weekend Rewind: Billy T Live, early FOTC, and A Bit After Ten

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Esther Stephens is a star performer

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Watch Sam Smith surprise radio marathoners

They've been awake and on-air for more than 45 hours as ZM hosts Jase and PJ attempt to set a New Zealand record for the…

Ten years ago - first YouTube vid
Ten years ago - first YouTube vid

Today, YouTube has more than one billion users and each day, people around the world watch hundreds…

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