Straight Outta Cambridge

The Datsuns made Rolling Stone‘s Critics Top Albums of 2003 list with their eponymous debut record: “This NZ four piece aped the Stooges and AC/DC and helped re-ignite the post-millennium garage, cock-rock flame.” The band’s follow-up album  due for release in May 2004  is predicted to “conquer the world” by the Daily Telegraph, along with fellow Kiwi acts Betchadupa, who have just signed with Michael Gudinski’s Liberation label, and Carla Werner, soon to tour with The Pretenders.


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Designer Kristian Fredrikson a Force of the Stage

Designer Kristian Fredrikson a Force of the Stage

Wellington-born stage and costume designer Kristian Fredrikson is celebrated in a new book by renowned Melbourne dance writer, curator and historian Michelle Potter. Fredrikson, who was born in 1940, took art classes…