Test your wits against the Otago Daily Times quiz for Monday, November 20. Look for a fresh ODT online quiz every Monday and Friday.
This lighthearted and entertaining look at celebrity TV chefs Hudson and Halls is a treat, writes Barbara Frame.
Before founding Bully, guitarist and songwriter Alicia Bognanno interned at Chicago’s Electrical Audio Studio for Steve Albini, the noteworthy alternative rock engineer who worked with such 1990s...
Amy Tan's memoir is a meticulous examination of her life and what it means to be a writer, writes Peter Stupples.
Dunedin writer Anne Moir's debut novel is a convincing portrayal of war and its repercussions, writes Jessie Neilson.
CK Stead's latest novel is certainly fun to dissect, writes Cushla McKinney.
Movie buffs will appreciate Brian Beresford's book about film-making, writes Mike Crowl.
Glyn Harper's new book is an exhaustive analysis of the trials and tribulations of the North African campaign, writes Clarke Isaacs.
Beethoven: Piano Sonatas Numbers 3, 14, 23, 26, 32; 32. Variations in C Minor. Evgeny Kissin (piano). Deutsche Grammophon, 2 CDS.
Pop Princess. Crazy Cat Lady. Alt-Right Figurehead.
Two Cartoons riff their way through a quartet of songs in new EP The Great British Hangover.
Bruce Munro talks to author Stevan Eldred-Grigg about his quest to get Kiwis to ask tough questions about war.
Singer and actor David Cassidy, a 1970s teen heartthrob who starred in 'The Partridge Family' television show, entered a hospital this week for treatment of liver failure, his spokeswoman said.
Malcolm Young, who founded the Australian rock band AC/DC along with his brother Angus, has died at age 64 after suffering from dementia for several years.
Professor Marston and the Wonder Women (Rialto) is a hard movie to talk about because it spans about 20 years of complicated personal history and I am reluctant to give too much away.
This briskly paced and rather moody little thriller, a mostly solid feature debut for Christchurch-born writer-director Nic Gorman, tells of scientists Sarah (Sophie Henderson) and Glenn (Mark...
Mf/mp is a hot new semi-local label that has already made waves with its lathe-cut "Sundrian Editions", which feature pairings of experimental electronic musicians from across the country.
Test your wits against the Otago Daily Times quiz for Friday, November 17. Look for a fresh ODT online quiz every Monday and Friday.
Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern joined the Lorde hype at the New Zealand Music Awards, pronouncing the pair "mutual fan girls".
London's Old Vic theatre says it's received 20 separate allegations of inappropriate conduct by Kevin Spacey by men who came into contact with him between 1995 and 2013.