Last night, as part of our “let’s do more fun stuff” initiative, Deb and I went to an outdoor concert with Anika Moa, Goldenhorse and Brooke Fraser. We were a little surprised that Brooke Fraser was in the lineup, having somehow gained the impression that it was to be Bic Runga. I was even more […]
The musical interlude continues. I don’t think I’m “lost inside an adorable illusion”, but it is a gas. I almost prefer the Nouvelle Vague version.
A little while ago, at Kaye and Paul’s 20th anniversary, we were treated to private performances by Minisnap and Pine. Kaye’s voice is the centrepiece of Minisnap, with an experienced south island sound in support. I enjoyed Pine’s restrained lightness and earnest whimsy. I like Hannah and Aaron Beehre’s paintings, too. Sarah Spears was visiting. […]