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  • 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 ...
  • TAKE 5!! #14

    By crikey, whippersnappers - do we have a treat for you today?! Well yes, we do, actually - a Take 5 of wonderful waiata personally curated by none...
  • TAKE 5!! #13

    Another day, another finely curated selection of tracks from one of our peerless tastemaker friends - this time, Hong Kong-based electronic music w...
  • TAKE 5!! #12

    On guard!! Welcome back to another edition of Take 5!!, where friends of the store and people we admire share the tunes they have been loving at th...
  • TAKE 5!! #11

    Today, folks, a terrific Take 5 selection from one of our absolute faves, Tamaki Makaurau pop-rockers The Beths!! Having had their world domination...
  • TAKE 5!! #10

    Howdy, crew, today's selection of tuneage comes form one of our oldest pals, a walking encyclopaedia of music knowledge, DJ and host of NZ's longes...