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Bold plan to boost Auckland's music scene

Chris Reed is a Herald Senior Journalist (special projects)

Grassroots venues threatened by development and gentrification are at the heart of a new blueprint aiming to make the big-money music sector a consideration in Auckland’s growth. Chris Reed reports.

The Hollywood is bubbling as Foley take the stage.

It's 9-ish, Saturday night and the pop duo are third on the bill at Openside's first headline show of the year.

The gig in Auckland's oldest