Pod on the Couch

Music
Jun 5, 2018

Pod on the Couch: Katchafire's South Pacific reggae legacy

Henry Oliver talks to Katchafire about their world travels and new album Legacy.

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Music
Mar 11, 2017

Pod on the Couch: Too much new music?

The Spinoff and Spark proudly present Pod On The Couch, a weekly podcast exploring music and the people that make it. This episode: Kate Robertson and Matthew McAuley join host Henry Oliver to talk about recent new releases.

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Music
Mar 4, 2017

The songwriters behind hits for Eminem and Calvin Harris on how pop music gets written

The Spinoff and Spark proudly present Pod On The Couch, a weekly podcast exploring music and the people that make it. This episode: songwriters Mike Elizondo, Emily Warren, and James Newman join host Henry Oliver to talk about the modern pop songwriting process.

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Music
Feb 18, 2017

Pod on the Couch: The New Normal & LGBTQIA+ issues in music

The Spinoff and Spark proudly present Pod On The Couch, a weekly podcast exploring music and the people that make it. This episode: Will Cooper Barling and Nikolai join host Henry Oliver to talk about LGBTQIA+ issues in music.

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Music
Feb 11, 2017

Pod on the Couch: Post-Trump pop

This episode: Kate Robertson and Duncan Greive join host Henry Oliver to talk about pop music in the Trump-era.

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Podcasts
Feb 4, 2017

Pod on the Couch: the teenage, te reo thrash metal of Alien Weaponry

The Spinoff and Spark proudly present Pod On The Couch, a weekly podcast exploring music and the people that make it. This episode: Henry Oliver talks to Alien Weaponry’s Henry de Jong.

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Music
Jan 28, 2017

Pod on the Couch: Cut Off Your Hands are back and all grown up

The Spinoff and Spark proudly present Pod On The Couch, a weekly podcast exploring music and the people that make it. This episode: Henry Oliver talks to Cut Off Your Hands' Nick Johnston and Phil Hadfield.

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Music
Jan 21, 2017

Pod on the Couch: Abbey Road’s Guy Massey on remastering the Beatles

The Spinoff and Spark proudly present Pod On The Couch, a weekly podcast exploring music and the people that make it. This episode: Host Henry Oliver talks to Abbey Road producer and engineer, Guy Massey.

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Music
Jan 14, 2017

Pod on the Couch: Behind the Laneway

The Spinoff and Spark proudly present Pod On The Couch, a weekly podcast exploring music and the people that make it. This episode: Host Henry Oliver and Mana editor Leonie Hayden talk to Laneway co-promoter Mark Kneebone.

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Music
Dec 22, 2016

Pod On The Couch: James Milne’s latest track and the spirit of Christmas music

The Spinoff and Spark proudly present Pod On The Couch, a weekly podcast exploring music and the people that make it. This episode: troubadour James Milne and his new ready-for-action Christmas song.

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Music
Dec 17, 2016

Pod on the Couch: 2016 in Review Pt 2- the actual music

Spinoff Music editor Henry Oliver talks to contributing critics Kate Robertson and Matthew McAuley about the best music of 2016 from here and elsewhere.

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Music
Dec 10, 2016

Pod on the Couch: 2016 in Review Pt 1- the ‘Big Picture’

The Spinoff and Spark present Pod On The Couch, a weekly podcast exploring music and the people that make it. This episode: Kate Robertson and Duncan Greive join host Henry Oliver to talk about music business and culture in the year 2016.

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Music
Dec 2, 2016

Pod on the Couch: Remembering Ray Columbus

The Spinoff and Spark proudly present Pod On The Couch, a weekly podcast exploring music and the people that make it. This episode: Murray Cammick joins host Henry Oliver to talk about the late Ray Columbus.

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Music
Nov 26, 2016

Pod on the Couch: Recapping November’s new releases

The Spinoff and Spark proudly present Pod On The Couch, a weekly podcast exploring music and the people that make it. This episode: Kate Robertson and Matthew McAuley join host Henry Oliver to talk about this month's new releases.

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Music
Nov 19, 2016

Pod on the Couch: Aaradhna, ‘urban’ music, race and awards

The Spinoff and Spark proudly present Pod On The Couch, a weekly podcast exploring music and the people that make it. This episode: Leonie Hayden, Duncan Greive and Damien Vaughan join host Henry Oliver to talk about everything that happened with Aaradhna and the Urban/Hiphop Album award at this year's New Zealand Music Awards.

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Music
Nov 14, 2016

Pod on the Couch: The state of the music festival

The Spinoff and Spark proudly present Pod On The Couch, a weekly podcast exploring music and the people that make it. This episode: Leonie Hayden and Duncan Greive join host Henry Oliver …

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Music
Nov 5, 2016

Podcast: Tigilau Ness, Leonie Hayden and Graham Reid on the legacy of Bob Marley in Aotearoa

The Spinoff and Spark proudly present the first episode of Pod On The Couch, a weekly podcast exploring music and the people that make it. First up: Leonie Hayden, Tigilau Ness and Graham Reid join host Duncan Greive to talk about a new tribute to Bob Marley.

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