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Comedy fest review: Paco Erhard in 5 Step Guide to being German

Comedy fest review: Paco Erhard in 5 Step Guide to being German

Some friends and I were discussing what we would expect to see from Paco Erhard’s show “5 Step Guide to being German”.

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Comedy fest review: Brendon Green in Best Friends

Comedy fest review: Brendon Green in Best Friends

I saw Brendon Green in the 2014 Comedy Festival in Some More Mr Nice Guy, and it was one of the most well written shows I had ever seen. Brendon danced us backwards and forwards, weaving call-backs and flash-forwards with a deftness far exceeding his age as a comic.

by × May 2, 2017 × 0 comments

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Peak peak Rumination 16: Which way is the castle?

Peak peak Rumination 16: Which way is the castle?

The #TwinPeaksRewatch schedule is at the bottom of the post! You can catch up, but it’d take a bit of serious binge watching… This week’s piece by Dave Chapman brings us to episodes 27 and 28 – almost at the end now!

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Peak peak Rumination 15: Verses of the same song

Peak peak Rumination 15: Verses of the same song

The #TwinPeaksRewatch schedule is at the bottom of the post! You can catch up, but it’d take a bit of serious binge watching… This week we hit episodes 25 and 26.

by × April 25, 2017 × 0 comments

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Peak peak Rumination 14: It’s a pretty simple town

Peak peak Rumination 14: It’s a pretty simple town

It’s not too late to catch up with the #TwinPeaksRewatch! Check the schedule at the bottom of this post! This week the #TwinPeaksRewatch is up to episodes 23 and 24.

by × April 17, 2017 × 0 comments

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Peak peak Rumination 13: And the hippie too

Peak peak Rumination 13: And the hippie too

It’s not too late to catch up with the #TwinPeaksRewatch! Check the schedule at the bottom of this post! This week the #TwinPeaksRewatch is up to episodes 21 and 22.

by × April 14, 2017 × 0 comments

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Cosmic Shambles: A review

Cosmic Shambles: A review

Imagine you wanted to somehow ensnare me, specifically, in an elaborate trap, but you needed a sure-fire way of luring me into triggering it.

by × April 10, 2017 × 0 comments

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Peak peak Rumination 12: Halfway through living it

Peak peak Rumination 12: Halfway through living it

It’s not too late to catch up with the #TwinPeaksRewatch! Check the schedule at the bottom of this post! This week our the #TwinPeaksRewatch is up to episodes 19 and 20, and as conspiracies deepen, who better to write about these episodes than the mysterious Matthew Dentith! Illustration by Grant Buist (@fitz_bunny), check out his strip Jitterati. You’ll also find below the details of the original NZ screening of these episodes, courtesy Paul Scoones.

by × April 4, 2017 × 0 comments

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Peak peak Rumination 11: Blessed with certain gifts

Peak peak Rumination 11: Blessed with certain gifts

It’s not too late to catch up with the #TwinPeaksRewatch! Check the schedule at the bottom of this post! This week our the #TwinPeaksRewatch is up to episodes 17 and 18 but instead of diving into them, this entry by Amanda Lyons is delving into some unfinished business: the aftermath of the climactic events that have just unfolded. Illustration by Grant Buist (@fitz_bunny), check out his strip Jitterati. You’ll also find below the details of the original NZ screening of these episodes, courtesy Paul Scoones.

by × March 28, 2017 × 1 comment

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Peak peak Rumination 10: That gum you like

Peak peak Rumination 10: That gum you like

It’s not too late to catch up with the #TwinPeaksRewatch! Check the schedule at the bottom of this post! This week’s entry on episodes 15 and 16 is written by Paul Scoones (@paul_scoones), who is also behind the original screening info we’ve been including in every post – so you can see that down below as well. Thanks Paul! Illustration by Grant Buist (@fitz_bunny), check out his strip Jitterati.

by × March 21, 2017 × 0 comments

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Peak peak Rumination 9: Missoula, Montana

Peak peak Rumination 9: Missoula, Montana

It’s not too late to catch up with the #TwinPeaksRewatch! Check the schedule at the bottom of this post!

by × March 14, 2017 × 0 comments

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Peak peak Rumination 8: Sometimes the Can-Do Girls Can’t

Peak peak Rumination 8: Sometimes the Can-Do Girls Can’t

Have you started walking through the #TwinPeaksRewatch woods? Check the schedule at the bottom of this post!

by × March 7, 2017 × 0 comments

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Peak peak Rumination 7: Bury her deep enough

Peak peak Rumination 7: Bury her deep enough

Have you started dancing the #TwinPeaksRewatch dance? Check the schedule at the bottom of this post!

by × February 28, 2017 × 1 comment

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Peak peak Rumination 6: We want to help you

Peak peak Rumination 6: We want to help you

Have you started carrying the #TwinPeaksRewatch log? Check the schedule at the bottom of this post!

by × February 21, 2017 × 2 comments

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Peak peak Rumination 5: Biting the bullet

Peak peak Rumination 5: Biting the bullet

Have you donned the #TwinPeaksRewatch saddle shoes? Check the schedule at the bottom of this post – episode seven is on the menu this week!

by × February 14, 2017 × 1 comment

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Peak peak Rumination 4: Invitation to Love

Peak peak Rumination 4: Invitation to Love

Have you tasted the #TwinPeaksRewatch cherry pie? Check the schedule at the bottom of this post – episodes five and six are on the menu this week!

by × February 8, 2017 × 1 comment

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Peak peak Rumination 3: Laughing at prayers

Peak peak Rumination 3: Laughing at prayers

Have you drunk the #TwinPeaksRewatch coffee yet? Check the schedule at the bottom of this post – episodes three and four are on the menu this week!

by × January 31, 2017 × 2 comments

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Peak peak Rumination 2: Damn fine cup of coffee

Peak peak Rumination 2: Damn fine cup of coffee

Have you jumped on the Twin Peaks rewatch train yet? Check the schedule at the bottom of this post – episodes one and two are on the menu this week! That breathtaking image above is by Grant Buist (@fitz_bunny on Twitter), creator of legendary NZ comic strips Brunswick and the ongoing Jitterati. See below the essay for his tweet-by-tweet journey through episodes one and two! Below: a writeup of the first episode of the regular series, which follows on from the pilot episode, so it’s sort of episode two ok?? This is by the marvellous Jenni Sands (@jennitalula on Twitter), who is currently reviewing the entire Empire Top 500 Movies […]

by × January 25, 2017 × 4 comments