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​Roy Irwin. Photo Joseph Leary
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His first hit, Demon’s Cave, has been played millions of times worldwide. Now, Auckland musician Roy Irwin is back with some fresh new tunes.
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Dominic Hoey
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Around the world, youth are demanding change. We talk to 19-year-old Matthew Goldsworthy, whose creative organisation helps other young people to discover their passion and power.
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Dominic Hoey
Jacinda Ardern at the centre of her newly sworn in cabinet. Image Wikimedia from Governor-General of New Zealand.
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As we head towards the 2020 election, our friends at ArtsHub Australia weigh in on the New Zealand Prime Minister, and what her leadership means for the arts.
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The Big Idea Editor
Mr G painting.
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With over 80,000 followers, renowned visual artist Mr G knows a thing or two about social media. He discusses authenticity, strategy, and why it’s never a bad thing to put yourself out there.
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The Big Idea Editor
Scott Hutchison (front man for Frightened Rabbit) and Michael Pedersen.
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Ahead an upcoming tour, Dominic Hoey talks to internationally-acclaimed writer Michael Pedersen about fantasy literature and NZ's 'bounding beauty'.
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Dominic Hoey
Photo by Wendy Fenwick at Flash Studios for Dulux NZ and Homestyle magazine.
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Evie Kemp talks to Dominic Hoey about her various artistic pursuits, her love of Instagram, and striking a balance between personal and professional projects.
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Dominic Hoey
View of 'At the bottom of every wishing well is a mother asking if you’ve had lunch.'
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This weekend, 30 local and international artists, thinkers and cultural leaders will come together to present an immersive four-day festival unlike anything Tāmaki Makaurau has seen before.
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Kate Powell
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When actor Neil Pigot was diagnosed with mild depression, he dismissed the diagnosis and refused treatment. After that ‘terrible mistake’, things went from bad to worse.
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The Big Idea Editor
Musician Mo Muse. Supplied.
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Dominic Hoey catches up with Muslim hip hop artist Mo Muse to discuss his debut album.
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Dominic Hoey
Dominic Hoey.
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Ahead of his latest release, Dominic Hoey talks about his latest ‘hare-brained schemes’ which span art, poetry and politics.
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India Essuah