New Zealanders tell us why they marched with the Black Lives Matter movement

New Zealanders tell us why they marched...

On June 1, New Zealanders marched in solidarity with the Black Lives Matter movement. Here's why.
Sound Check: HIGH HØØPS on how NZ music can emerge stronger from Covid

Sound Check: HIGH HØØPS on how NZ music...

The music industry is suffering, but it might emerge from this pandemic stronger than before.
Sound Check: Randa rejects the productivity myth

Sound Check: Randa rejects the...

And they talk gender identity, and dealing with OCD before and during Covid.
Sound Check: Folk singer Holly Arrowsmith is rebuilding a housebus and her dreams

Sound Check: Folk singer Holly...

All of Holly's shows for the year are cancelled, so now she's turning an old bus into a house.
Sound Check: Indie-pop duo Imugi 이무기

Sound Check: Indie-pop duo Imugi 이무기

Yery and Carl tell us how they're looking after themselves as the music industry slows down.
How to rebuild a more sustainable New Zealand after Covid-19

How to rebuild a more sustainable New...

Lockdown has shown we can take bold action that would have previously been unthinkable.
Sound Check: Merk carries on

Sound Check: Merk carries on

We check in with artists who were on the verge of breakthroughs - before a global pandemic happened.
Explainer: Budget 2020 in the wake of Covid-19

Explainer: Budget 2020 in the wake of...

Here are the key points.
The things that stop us from returning to our homelands

The things that stop us from returning...

City girl Geneva shares reflections and regrets of visiting her kuia’s birthplace for the first time
‘We failed her’ - Young ACT vice president resigns after sexual harassment

‘We failed her’ - Young ACT vice...

The vice-president of Young ACT has resigned, saying she faced months of sexual harassment.
Checking in on Te Kao’s Far North Covid Checkpoint

Checking in on Te Kao’s Far North Covid...

How this remote town in the far, far north is keeping their community safe from Covid.
Our greatest leaders have always thought intergenerationally

Our greatest leaders have always...

On learning lessons from the visionaries who plant seeds for our mokopuna to harvest.
Restaurants are begging us not to order through delivery companies

Restaurants are begging us not to order...

Delivery companies can take such a high cut that it's not worth it to open at all.
The stories underneath the concrete

The stories underneath the concrete

Making an effort to learn about the history beneath our feet.
Small businesses tell us how we can support them during the pandemic

Small businesses tell us how we can...

How they are adapting during lockdown and what we can do to support them.
Kava groups are continuing online during lockdown

Kava groups are continuing online...

Kava groups have long depended on face-to-face connection. Now they're uncovering new possibilities.

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Sound Check

Sound Check is a series where we check in with musicians who were on the verge of breakthroughs... before a global pandemic happened.

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