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Wellington band The Black Seeds latest album Dust and Dirt featured at No 4 in Deutsch Vogue’s May Playlist. “Reggae from New Zealand?” the publication questions, “Yes,” mentioning the “airy” title track, sure to be a “summer time favourite.” Formed in 1998, The Black Seeds perform with eight members. They have two double-platinum selling albums in New Zealand and successful European album releases through the German-based Sonar Kollektiv label. The Black Seeds are currently touring Australia ahead of European dates throughout August.


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Scottish Opera’s Alex Reedijk the Company’s Saviour

Scottish Opera’s Alex Reedijk the Company’s Saviour

In 13 years, New Zealander Alex Reedijk has pulled Scottish Opera back from the brink, turning it into a thriving company that takes risks on stage and serves the community, from…