Daniel Smith

Nov 17, 2018

Hunting for Katango: a desperate search for a $5 fan club refund

In the mid-1980s, a teenager paid five dollars for a Katango fan club parcel. Thirty years later, her son attempts to track down the missing goods, or at least a refund.

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Nov 12, 2017

Magic, the gathering: A day at the New Zealand Magic Convention

What happens when New Zealand's top magicians get together with some of the best in the business from overseas? Daniel Smith went along to the NZ Magic Convention in Wellington to find out.

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Jun 13, 2017

Waiting for Ice: A night inside the I Love the '90s VIP room

What exactly happens at a '90s nostalgia tour meet-and-greet? Daniel Smith, an usher in the VIP room at the recent I Love The '90s tour in Auckland, reports from deep inside the sweety belly of the beast.

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