Art & Culture

Drax Project’s On Top of the World

It’s no secret kiwi group Drax Project have been making serious waves overseas with the likes of Hailee Steinfield and Camila Cabello. We caught up with the jet setting musicians to talk highlights, touring and what the crowds at their fast-approaching NZ shows can expect.

Wellington Musician ZÖ And The Intimacy Of WAR

HANNAH POWELL got in touch with ZÖ, a Wellington musician about to release her first EP WAR - a collection of sincere pop songs. In her final year studying Commercial Music at Massey, ZÖ talks about her studies, sadness and making music to “make someone feel something”.    

Kiss The Sky: An Asian-Pacific Constellation Of Dance, Music, And Design

'Magical', 'vibrant', 'stellar', and 'eccentric' - a handful of words being whispered about the New Zealand Dance Company's latest national tour: Kiss The Sky. We heard through the grapevine that it's a show that'll leave you dreaming for more. Naturally, we needed to find someone who could give us insider knowledge and a peek into the life of a professional dancer: cue dancer Chris Clegg and an all-to-eager-to-fire-a-bunch-of-questions Nidha.

In Review: Anne-Marie Spark Arena 2019

It’s not often you see a performer like Anne-Marie who shows such raw emotion and really connects with the crowd without the glitz and glam of backup singers, dancers, pyro and special effects - just pure talent on a modest stage with her three-piece band.

The Us Project: 50 Photographs and Stories of Survivors of Sexual Assault

The Us Project has produced a book, website, and an exhibition which features 50 portraits and stories from survivors of sexual assault. It has been described as a "collection action of unity that makes a significant contribution of voices and faces to a larger conversation about sexual abuse in our families and communities." The photographer for the project, Megan Bowers-Vetter, also features in the project and our editor, NIDHA KHAN, asked her a few questions for TEARAWAY.