With a name that promises they'll play to they bleed, The Blistered Fingers are bottling up their sound to sell on repeat. Hannah Lee talks with the New Plymouth band about the switch from stage to studio, for the making of their debut album.
Cakes, crafts and country markets are just a few of the things on in Taranaki this weekend.
Exhibitions, concerts and a lesson on the history of a hymn are all coming up in Taranaki.
Taranaki has become the place of true love and creativity for Dave Pope, who moved here 18 months ago from London.
For years, Tania Hoeta-Bevan didn't know where her brother was.
The Greatest Code Breaker
An Inglewood woman loves working inside and out. Writer Virginia Winder talks with an artistic gardener with a big heart.
Top hospitality student Theo Newbold talks about how his Greek heritage has inspired his love of food.
Hyundai's luxury offering, the big Genesis sedan, is causing some debate in New Zealand.
The chance to re-open their beloved Hawera cafe with a tweaked recipe has proven a winner for its owners.
Authentically-voiced writing that moves its reader will draw the eyes of this year's Ronald Hugh Morrieson Literary Awards judges.
Home renovations take precedence over honeymoons for Taranaki's modern brides.
New Plymouth's Karlos Drinkwater talks about famous family and the work that prepared him for the role.
Work continues in the Philippines' Tacloban City to help rebuild homes destroyed by Typhoon Haiyan in November 2013. Justin Butler writes about his visit with a team of volunteers from New Plymouth.
Toyota NZ ramping pressure on Ford Ranger with news of nine new Hilux models to join current 12 varieties.
Taranaki's community gallery Real Tart has shut up shop and an alternative gallery space on offer is getting a luke warm response from established artists.
Help the team at Puke Ariki put names to faces
Graeme Duckett looks at the life of Bernard Aris
Graeme Duckett recalls introducing `hi-tech' to an old friend.
Trinity Roots, Battle of the Bands and Bride of the Year are some of the things on in Taranaki this weekend.
New Plymouth artist Anthea Stayt has an enviable spot to live and work, tucked away and right in town. Sonja Slinger finds beauty and light in a secret spot.
A garden in central New Plymouth tells stories of horticultural roots and photography. Writer Virginia Winder talks to a man who loves growing plants, shooting the breeze and nature.
Wairarapa sisters Georgia and Francesca Emms have come a long way since the days of hitting the dress-up box and putting on plays in their living room.
Amanda Hewlett's house is filling up with artwork contained in one of a kind matchboxes.
Renault's hot hatch the Megane RS has been made even hotter via more grunt from its turbocharged engine.
Musical theatre shows, art exhibitions and a concert with cigar box guitars are just a few of the things coming up in Taranaki.
The popular New Zealand band Six60 is on a whirlwind tour around New Zealand, and New Plymouth is on the list.
Sara Knowles does the A, B, Cs of healthy food.
Several well-known Toyota models are to be facelifted this year.
The Taranaki Daily News' massive Uniman press went whump, whump, whump for a final time last night. What stories it has told.