Ghost Daddy

A Christchurch based band playing their own unique style of alternative hard-rock, Ghost Daddy have quickly built quite a fan base and a big name for themselves around New Zealand, with their first video release capturing a lot of media attention. The five piece band features Peeping Andre Paris doing vocals, Amy Renholder on guitar, Mykel Cole on … Continue reading “Ghost Daddy”

Interview With Dead End Derby

Interview as recorded on 24/08/2013. Photograpy provided by Craig Crew  Altearoa: Can you explain Roller Derby for our readers? Mystique: Basically, roller derby consists of two teams. It’s an all-female, quad-roller-skate, full contact sport. There is an oval track, four girls from each team get on the track, and each team has a jammer as well. … Continue reading “Interview With Dead End Derby”

Needless Cane – The Sun Did Not Shine

Needless Cane is an alternative metal band, based in Wellington, with the upcoming EP, The Sun Did Not Shine. This seven track EP promises some dark sounds and interesting listening. It opens with “Death of the War Machine” which features a deep driving rhythm with monotonous vocals. This opening track brings to mind the works of … Continue reading “Needless Cane – The Sun Did Not Shine”

Interview With Eden Thomson (Skindependent Suspensions)

Interview as recorded on 28/07/2013 Altearoa: How would you define what you do? Eden: Well by definition body suspension is hanging the human body through numerous pierced hooks in the flesh and taking your weight on those hooks. And having a good time. Altearoa: So what got you started into this? Eden: To be honest, … Continue reading “Interview With Eden Thomson (Skindependent Suspensions)”

Interview With Ruby Ruin

Interview as recorded on 16/07/2013 Altearoa: How would you define what you do? Ruby Ruin: I suppose the burlesque side is pretty self-explanatory, I get up on stage and take my clothes off, in a generally entertaining way. In the weekend I did a white rabbit routine, I come out with a big white rabbit mask … Continue reading “Interview With Ruby Ruin”