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Tech

#RumiPlaylist

#RumiPlaylist

Recently I got a playlist thing happening on Spotify. And it was a fun time. Now I’m running a regular update.

by × July 18, 2017 × 0 comments

General

The Rumi Awards 2015

The Rumi Awards 2015

Recognising some of the best and worst things that happened in New Zealand this year.

by × December 22, 2015 × 0 comments

Reviews

Ricky Martin: He Banged

Ricky Martin: He Banged

As well as going to watch Singin’ in the Rain, this weekend also saw me and Kim going to watch Ricky Martin at the TSB Arena. Big weekend.

by × April 20, 2015 × 0 comments

General, Tech

Rumiplaylist: the awfulness

Rumiplaylist: the awfulness

So in a fit of collaboration, I thought I’d ask my friends, family, Twitter followers and Facebook pals to name me one song that I would add to a Spotify playlist.

by × March 4, 2015 × 4 comments

General

Look at Chad's crotch. LOOK AT IT.

The Nickelback Effect

Thirteen years ago I (allegedly) stole my first piece of digital media – and I have been on the run ever since.

by × October 23, 2014 × 1 comment

Reviews

The four albums that have changed me

The four albums that have changed me

So hasn’t it been a joyous ol’ political time lately? In order to have a break from it because it’s exhausting me, I thought I’d sit and reflect on a subject that I love more than any. Me. I was in the car listening to my iPod when some music came on that features in my four most important albums.

by × August 25, 2014 × 1 comment

Humour, International

Thinkpiece about Lorde

Thinkpiece about Lorde

By Jonny Potts Hi, I saw all the debate about Kiwi songstress Lorde, and I thought I’d wade in.

by × January 31, 2014 × 2 comments

Reviews

Lost in the Fun House

Lost in the Fun House

By Jonny Potts If you do anything ‘creative’, you always have these ghosts around, trying to keep you in check. You invite them into your life, trying to incorporate and escape their influence.

by × November 22, 2013 × 2 comments

Reviews

Some kind of Lorde Pun*

Some kind of Lorde Pun*

A 16 year old girl from Auckland’s North Shore is now number one on the American Billboard pop charts. She’s defeating the wicked witch of the twerk Miley Cyrus and is the youngest number one artist since Tiffany in 1987 – the year I was born. What does Lorde’s success say about us as a society?

by × October 3, 2013 × 0 comments