Sam Wicks

Ātea
Oct 19, 2018

'I wanted to rep my neighbourhood, my country': Che Fu on making 2b S.Pacific

Twenty years on from the release of his debut album 2b S.Pacific, RNZ Music speaks to Che Fu about how getting kicked out of Supergroove lit the fire that helped him create his landmark album.

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Music
Aug 1, 2018

‘I should write about stuff like this night right here’: An oral history of Home Brew’s Last Week EP

Home Brew’s needle-shifting Last Week EP was released 10 years ago this month. Sam Wicks talks to the people who brought the unapologetically local project to life.

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Music
Feb 20, 2018

SWIDT: 'There’s no rules. It’s the Wild Wild West out here'

Sam Wicks talks to SWIDT rapper Spycc about the Onehunga group's new EP and life after Stoneyhunga.

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Music
Nov 28, 2017

‘I was just a dude from the street who got lucky’: An oral history of Young Sid’s The Truth

To mark the 10th anniversary of The Truth, the debut album from Sid Diamond (FKA Young Sid), Sam Wicks talks to Sid and the team that helped capture his Otara state of mind.

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