music reviews.
September 13, 2021

“One Window” by Honeybee

The indie pop four-piece Honeybee, based in Tāmaki Makaurau and filled with UOA alumni, have dropped their first single since their debut EP Dusty. As AUSA […]
September 13, 2021

Solar Power by Lorde

Not that I’m religious, but Lorde, I love you. But objective lens on, let’s go: Solar Power is at a deficit next to Melodrama. As much […]
August 17, 2021

Happier Than Ever – Billie Eilish

Oh, Billie. Five Grammy wins for her first ever album? A bit much, aye? Because, same. There’s always been an eerie element in her sound that’s […]
August 17, 2021

Kane Strang — Happy to Perform Album Tour

Opening the show at Whammy was Emily Edrosa. Fresh off an album put out at the end of last year, Emily, guitar in hand, brought a […]
August 2, 2021

Sling by Clairo

Listening to Sling is like stumbling upon a tranquil spot in the woods, each fruitful corner beckoning you to sit and stir over your thoughts, alone […]
August 2, 2021

Lossless by Ilena

Ilena: Wellington-grown, Auckland-based, and a musical ace. Everytime she releases a new piece, she further reinforces her genius. Lossless is Ilena’s sophomore album, following Protostar. Released […]
July 20, 2021

Teeks

I don’t know about anyone else, but when I first heard of Teeks, I was mildly skeptical—only because I wouldn’t typically consider soul to be my […]
July 20, 2021

One Foot in Front of the Other | Griff

If you’ve ever found yourself gently treading back and forth between hurt and hope, One Foot in Front of the Other might just be the next […]