On Top Of The World: A review of Imagine Dragons live

Early this year, Imagine Dragons announced their Evolve World Tour would bring them to New Zealand. They’d actually toured NZ twice before but not Wellington, so I’d never seen them live before. Stoked at the thought of seeing them without having to pay for flights and accommodation too, my friend Chloe and I bought tickets … More On Top Of The World: A review of Imagine Dragons live

Glamorous Indie Rock & Roll: A review of The Killers concert

Once upon a time (actually, 2009), The Killers announced they were going to tour New Zealand. They were my favourite band at the time so I was initially super excited. But then my 15 year old heart broke because they were only going to play Auckland and Christchurch, either option quite a distance from my … More Glamorous Indie Rock & Roll: A review of The Killers concert

A-Z Favourite Songs

I was inspired by this post by Rachel of Another Station, Another Mile – A-Z of my favourite songs, without repeating artists. This was super fun to do, it reminded me of old favourites, made me realise a disproportionate number of awesome songs begin G and P, and I definitely had a solo jam session as I … More A-Z Favourite Songs

Laneway 2018

The first real post I ever wrote for this blog was my reflection on Laneway 2012, and now, six years later, I’ve finally made it to another one. Laneway 2018 was yesterday and it was an awesome day. I wanted to go mostly because I wanted to go to a music festival, not because any … More Laneway 2018

The Academic – free download & musical recommendation!

Today I got an email from Noisetrade titled “Fan of The Killers and The Strokes?” so I knew I should definitely check out who they were promoting. The band, “The Academic”, is an instant favourite, and I’d highly recommend them for fans of British indie rock bands like The Kooks and (early) Arctic Monkeys. Their … More The Academic – free download & musical recommendation!