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Friday 22 May 2015


 Jack Body's Fire in the Belly
Posted in: Music  11th May 2015
To mark the sad death of gay New Zealand composer Jack Body, we share a clip of the NZTrio playing his piece Fire in the Belly.


 New music video: Spectrum
Posted in: Music  2nd April 2015
Queer artist Ryan Amador's new song Spectrum asks “where do you fall on the spectrum of sexuality?” The video features a wide range of diverse couples.


 The Johnnys: A brilliant bolt from the blue
Posted in: Music  5th February 2015
Inspiration for an all-girl Johnny Cash band came to Suzi Fray like lightning. “If I believed in god, I would say the idea came from god. It was this lightning bolt straight out of the blue ..."


 Listen: Angel Haze's Candlxs
Posted in: Music  4th February 2015
Angel Haze is an androgynous, pansexual rapper whose new track Candlxs is a love song about her girlfriend Ireland Baldwin - model and daughter of Kim Basinger and Alec Baldwin.


 Listen: DJ James Leuii's Balmy Breezer
Posted in: Music  27th January 2015
One of Auckland's favourite and long-serving DJs James Leuii has put together the mix you pretty much need to kick back and listen to right now.


 New Anika Moa track: Running
Posted in: Music  16th January 2015
Anika Moa's released a lyric video for Running, the first track from her upcoming album Queen At The Table, which is due out in April.


 New music: Gia's Only a Girl
Posted in: Music  14th January 2015
Queer artist Gia has served up a Sapphic and raunchy video for debut track Only a Girl, in which she sings “only a girl knows how a girl feels, only a girl can make me feel this way”.


 Listen: DJ James Leuii's summer playlist
Posted in: Music  27th December 2014
DJ James Leuii says his mix of slowed down summer tracks is perfect for when you are poolside ... So kick back and unwind!


 The Johnnys: Folsom Prison Blues
Posted in: Music  21st November 2014
Nelson’s all-women Johnny Cash tribute band The Johnnys are headlining Out in the Park in Wellington on Valentine’s Day. Have a listen to their take on Folsom Prison Blues!


 Review: Kele's Trick
Posted in: Music  14th October 2014
The dance-driven new solo work from the Bloc Party frontman is sexy. It’s romantic. It's catchy. It has a boy singing about a boy. It’s a perfect soundtrack for a lusty summer flirtation.


 X Factor's Tee, on finding happiness
Posted in: Music  8th October 2014
Kiwi X Factor Australia star Tee Toleafoa tells GayNZ.com about the happiness he’s found after learning to stop running from his problems – plus the peace he’s made with his mum.


 Artist spotlight: Courtney Barnett
Posted in: Music  2nd October 2014
Among the exciting artists who have been revealed for January’s Laneway Festival is a rising star: out Aussie rocker Courtney Barnett.


 Aural Pleasure with Adam Love
Posted in: Music  27th September 2014
Sydney's DJ Adam Love will spin at gay Auckland dance party Propaganda next Saturday. Here’s a taste of the five hottest tracks on his playlist right now!


 Watch: Mary Lambert’s Secrets
Posted in: Music  25th September 2014
Check out the video for lesbian musician Mary Lambert's Secrets. It’s about loving yourself unabashedly.


 Coming soon: PattyBoy's Introspective Illusions
Posted in: Music  24th September 2014
New Zealand pop artist PattyBoy will release his EP next week. Introspective Illusions references Alice in Wonderland, a story he says resembles his state of mind when he performs.