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Isaac Aesili – Eye See

Isaac Aesili – Eye See

If you are looking for a laid back album to compliment these hot summer days you just may have found it in ‘Eye See.’ Following on where Julien Dyne left off with ‘Pins & Digits,’ Aesili blends the traditional with the futuristic to create a reflective and in-depth offering of […]

September 7, 2009 × 0 comments

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Pete Rock Confirmed For Matakana NYE

Pete Rock Confirmed For Matakana NYE

Legendary DJ and Producer Pete Rock has just confirmed that he will play at Highlife Entertainment’s Matakana New Years Eve event. Pete Rock as we all know is one of the most legendary and prolific producers of all time and this will be his first New Zealand show ever. Following […]

September 3, 2009 × 0 comments

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Pixies Announce New Zealand Show

Pixies Announce New Zealand Show

The Pixies have announced a one-off New Zealand show in support of their ‘Doolittle’ tour. It’s the 20th anniversary of ‘Doolittle’ this year and the band will play the album in its entirety, including the songs ‘Debaser,’ ‘Here Comes Your Man,’ ‘Monkey Gone To Heaven’ and ‘Wave of Mutilation.’ They play […]

September 3, 2009 × 0 comments

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Pixies Announce New Zealand Show

Pixies Announce New Zealand Show

The Pixies have announced a one-off New Zealand show in support of their ‘Doolittle’ tour. It’s the 20th anniversary of ‘Doolittle’ this year and the band will play the album in its entirety, including the songs ‘Debaser,’ ‘Here Comes Your Man,’ ‘Monkey Gone To Heaven’ and ‘Wave of Mutilation.’ They play […]

September 3, 2009 × 0 comments

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Don’t Believe Everything You See; Blueprint 3 Is Not Coming Out Tomorrow

Don’t Believe Everything You See; Blueprint 3 Is Not Coming Out Tomorrow

  Don’t get too excited, despite what these posters tell you, Jay-Z’s long awaited ‘Blueprint 3′ is not coming out tomorrow. I mean, if you really wanted to hear it, you could, y’know? The actual release date, you ask? Monday September 14 in New Zealand and as if you didn’t already know, […]

September 2, 2009 × 3 comments

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Don't Believe Everything You See; Blueprint 3 Is Not Coming Out Tomorrow

Don't Believe Everything You See; Blueprint 3 Is Not Coming Out Tomorrow

  Don’t get too excited, despite what these posters tell you, Jay-Z’s long awaited ‘Blueprint 3′ is not coming out tomorrow. I mean, if you really wanted to hear it, you could, y’know? The actual release date, you ask? Monday September 14 in New Zealand and as if you didn’t already know, […]

September 2, 2009 × 3 comments

Singles

The Lunchtime Listening Sessions #3

The Lunchtime Listening Sessions #3

This week we look back at a seminal English blues outfit, listen to the instrumental offerings of Julien Dyne (Opensouls) and Andre 3000, blaze a blunt with Meth & Red, and slap ourselves as we listen to Jay Electronica rap on one of the best hip-hop tracks from last year.

September 2, 2009 × 1 comment

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DJ AM Found Dead

DJ AM Found Dead

Adam Goldstein a.k.a DJ AM was found dead today. The 36-year-old was found in his New York apartment after friends alerted police that they had not heard from him in several days. Almost a year ago, DJ AM and Travis Barker were seriously injured in a plane crash that killed [...]

August 29, 2009 × 2 comments

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DJ AM Found Dead

DJ AM Found Dead

Adam Goldstein a.k.a DJ AM was found dead today. The 36-year-old was found in his New York apartment after friends alerted police that they had not heard from him in several days. Almost a year ago, DJ AM and Travis Barker were seriously injured in a plane crash that killed [...]

August 29, 2009 × 2 comments

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Last Night: Handsome Furs at Bacco Room

Last Night: Handsome Furs at Bacco Room

Handsome Furs w/ Brand New Math Bacco Room, Auckland Tuesday August 25 I had been anticipating this since the Handsome Furs announced they were touring here a couple of months ago. The Canadian group, which consists of Dan Boeckner and wife Alexei Perry, recently released their second album ‘Face Control’. The album [...]

August 26, 2009 × 0 comments

Singles

The Lunchtime Listening Sessions #2

The Lunchtime Listening Sessions #2

The Lunchtime Sessions #2 This week on we listen to some new and vintage soul from Mayer Hawthorne and Curtis Mayfield, we revisit a Kid CuDi joint in anticipation for his debut album, Tanya Morgan let us know how they get in to clubs, and we check out a track [...]

August 26, 2009 × 0 comments

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Fleetwood Mac Confirm New Zealand Show

Fleetwood Mac Confirm New Zealand Show

It’s official. Fleetwood Mac have confirmed they will play one New Zealand show at TSB Bowl of Brooklands in New Plyouth on December 19. It will be the first time the group have played here since 1980. The show is booked to be a two-hour long set of greatest hits and [...]

August 24, 2009 × 0 comments

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Fleetwood Mac Confirm New Zealand Show

Fleetwood Mac Confirm New Zealand Show

It’s official. Fleetwood Mac have confirmed they will play one New Zealand show at TSB Bowl of Brooklands in New Plyouth on December 19. It will be the first time the group have played here since 1980. The show is booked to be a two-hour long set of greatest hits and [...]

August 24, 2009 × 0 comments

Singles

The Lunchtime Listening Sessions #1

The Lunchtime Listening Sessions #1

The Corner’s new weekly feature will supply you with the finest new and classic, local and international music. Today we take you back in time with Buckwild and O.C, provide newness via Wiz Khalifa, Currency and David Dallas, and tune out with some Dilla. Hit the jump for the first [...]

August 21, 2009 × 0 comments

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Black Eyed Peas Dominate ’09, Break Billboard Hot 100 Record

Black Eyed Peas Dominate ’09, Break Billboard Hot 100 Record

The 1-2 punch of Black Eyed Peas singles, ‘Boom Boom Pow’ and ‘I Gotta Feeling’ just broke a record. The Billboard Hot 100 chart, released today show the BEP’s hold the number one slot with ‘I Gotta Feeling’ for the eighth consecutive week. Their first single ‘Boom Boom Pow’  held [...]

August 20, 2009 × 0 comments