We dodged a bullet. Auckland band The Naked and Famous nearly broke up between their second and third albums following the split between band members and co-founders Alisa Xayalith and Thom Powers. Lucky for us, the pair chose to truck on, and as they always do, channel their emotions through infectious, anthemic pop-rock music. The […]

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Stores can’t wait to plug their “back to school” sales during the first week of August – even the last week of July. For shame! Summer isn’t over year. Sure, August has gone by faster than Ichiro Suzuki in roller skates on ice (it’d make a wonderful show by the way), but there’s still some […]

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