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  • Matariki 2022!!

    Kia ora, all!Hope everyone is doing okay as the icy chill of Winter really starts to grip (although, as today is the shortest day, can we not expec...
  • Record Store Day 2022!

    Hey, everybody!Hope you are all fighting fit and well, and that those of you who made it down for Record Store Day at Slow Boat 2022 had a grand ol...
  • EASTER HOURS!!

    Hey, everybody - crikey, Easter already! As per, we will be;-CLOSED on Good Friday and Easter Sunday-Open as normal Saturday 10-5, and slightly red...
  • Record Store Day 2022 at Slow Boat!!

    Well, with all the disruption and distraction of the last few years now (hopefully!) largely behind us, Slow Boat is thrilled to share our plans fo...
  • Taylor Hawkins RIP

    Terribly sad news through in the weekend of the passing of Foo Fighters' drummer Taylor Hawkins - especially in the wake of the news that they...
  • Christmas hours, holiday salutations

    Howdy, everyone - just wanted to take this opportunity to thank everyone for their support through what has been a fairly trying year at the best o...
  • RIP, Mr Lee Jensen

    It is with immense sadness that we here at Slow Boat have to share the heartbreaking news of the peaceful passing of our dear Lee Jensen, after a b...
  • TAKE 5!! #19

    With apologies for a bit of a lay-off, and, indeed, to today's selector (thanks for the reminder, ahem!), we bring you the latest instalment of Tak...
  • TAKE 5!! #18

    Howdy, cobbers - a special treat today, ahead of the long weekend - a selection of faves, old and new from Slow Boat founder and kaumātua, The Coac...
  • TAKE 5!! #17

    Howdy, partners - another instalment of our Take 5!! selections - this time it's the turn of much loved and hugely respected reviewer/ broadcaster/...
  • TAKE 5!! #16

    Greetings, cobbers - another day, another selection of fab tuneage from another esteemed selector - this time, one of the finest drummers/ musician...
  • TAKE 5!! #15

    Ahoy, cobbers - another week, another episode of Take 5 - your tune selector for today is none other than Phoenix Foundation and Bunnies On Ponies ...