Manual Magazine

Category: Music

“Easy Rider” by Action Bronson

By on Wednesday September 3 2014 in Music, News

Manual contributor and Vice filmmaker (yes, he’s that good), Tom Gould, recently put the finishing touches on Action Bronson’s latest music video for the song ‘Easy Rider’. After more? Check out Tom’s other projects here. More ›

Residency: Liam Finn

By on Thursday December 12 2013 in Art, Music, News, Video

It’d be an understatement to say we’ve thrashed Liam Finn’s I’ll be Lightning album in the Manual office. The title track was even the soundtrack to Glenn Wignall’s monumental video part in our former editor’s video Skylarking. Liam hopped over the ditch recently to spend some… More ›

Def turns two, time to party

By on Saturday November 9 2013 in Events, Music, News, Skateboarding

What to do when you turn two? It ain’t tricky… it’s time to party. Def have had superb sophomore year, so it’s time to celebrate. Money Mike, Joey Paydirt, Che Kamikaze, The Doqument, Onnyk and special guests will be lighting up Tyler Street Garage this… More ›

G-Shock X David Dallas

By on Sunday October 20 2013 in Music, News, Objects Of Desire, Video

G-SHOCK announces a limited edition collaboration with NZ hip-hop heavyweight, David Dallas. As David Dallas’ brand new album, ‘Falling Into Place’ drops today and hits number one on iTunes, NZ’s biggest name in hip-hop has something else to be excited about – the launch of… More ›

Alex Knost and Tomorrows Tulips at La Casa

By on Wednesday September 25 2013 in Music, Video

“I guess it’s like being in love with two girls at once.” Alex Knost gets all deep and meaningful about his relationship with surfing and music. Good thing neither will slap you in the face if they hear about the other. Or will they?! Broadcasting… More ›

Instant: Sean Aickin Photography Show

By on Tuesday September 24 2013 in Art, Events, Music, News

Long time Manual contributor Sean Aickin is having his second solo exhibition of photographs at Wellington’s Good as Gold this Friday, 27th September. ‘Instant’ is a collection of 275 photographs amassed over 15 Years. The images are shot on various formats and contain everything from nudey bits, live… More ›

Off The Record: Christian Rich

By on Thursday August 29 2013 in Music, Video

Responsible for Earl Sweatshirt’s “Chum” from his recently released album Doris, production duo Christian Rich is the focus of the this installment of Off The Record. They walk through the process of finding the melody, working with Chad Hugo of The Neptunes and the organic… More ›

Off The Record: Ski Beatz

By on Friday August 9 2013 in Music, News, Video

Legendary producer Ski Beatz is responsible for some of the most influential and instantly recognizable hip-hop beats of all time. As part of our ongoing Off the Record series, L-R-G Clothing caught up with the storied beatsmith to discuss a variety of topics – ranging… More ›