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Arrowtown band going places

By PHILIP CHANDLER A new Arrowtown alternative rock band comprising three uber-talented musos is hitting the road to see how far they’ll go. The Seaside Stranglers — frontman/bassist Sam Maxwell, 25, his brother, lead rhythm guitarist Tom, 32, and drummer Sam...
By HUGH COLLINS Queenstown’s first music festival in the Covid-19 era is set to prop up the resort’s “underground” songwriting community high above the forest floor. Treehouse Sessions will see 20 local artists perform in treehouses as punters zipline between them...
Knock Australia, if you like, but it's been the making of Arrowtown-raised Isla and Finley Brentwood, aka Brentwood Duo, who call themselves "Australasia's only strictly ginger, brother-sister duo". Philip Chandler broke from watching cricket in Melbourne last month to catch up with two Kiwi success...
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