ANDREW JOHNSTONE might be vegetarian but he LOVES food, and he LOVES good food shows, and Parts Unknown. Check out his best films and TV shows about food below.
An occasional column in which GARY STEEL reviews a bunch of recordings that escaped his attention at the time of release, and finds them to be of merit.
Ever wondered whether stereo was good for you? A brilliant wee ‘stereo fixer’ – The Soundstage Activator – sends DR RICHARD VAREY off on a fascinating voyage to discover the truth about the way we listen to music.
Anything but dull, the latest iteration of the Uncharted franchise takes puzzle-solving and movie-like narrative to a new, wide-screen level, writes PAT PILCHER.
PAT PILCHER is angry about international tech companies who get away with paying virtually no tax in New Zealand, and are wierdly given preferential treatment by our government.
What the heck is ‘artisan audio’? DR RICHARD VAREY explains what it is, and why it’s so attractive to a particular kind of hi-fi freak.
PAT PILCHER is mighty impressed with a mid-price smartphone that battles it out with the top echelon.
What’s that about Pink Floyd? Excuse us, but this is a different wall, and here to tell you all about it is TOBY WOOLLASTON.
All this talk about boots and camps is just silly stuff, writes PAT PILCHER, who has a few alternative ideas.
Broadband is important. We rely on it. So why do broadband service providers still treat outages as if it didn’t matter?
Most people reckon they love music, and that it’s a soundtrack to their lives, but they never actually listen to it.
ANDREW JOHNSTONE was turning into Mr Grumpy, possibly because he was watching too many Scandinavian detective noirs. It was time to become Sir Laugh-A-Lot and do a roundup of the funniest comedies.