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  1. Laugh.Rock.Repeat. Music meets comedy; Nestor FargoRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2010 | Examiner.com

    Comedy and music tend to fit hand-in-hand. From the musical-comedy acts of Vaudeville to novelty musicians like Flight of the Conchords, or even the soundtrack that fits so perfectly with your favorite comedy film, comedy and music seem to always complement each other in just the right away.

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  2. Flight of the Conchords' Sutton Foster on Younger, teaching and BroadwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Stuff.co.nz

    From Carnegie Hall to Christchurch: Sutton Foster gave an intimate concert for students and fans at St Margaret's College. By Sutton Foster's estimation, her career hit a new high March last year, when the Broadway star stepped onto the stage at New York's hallowed Carnegie Hall for a solo concert in front of a crowd of 2800.

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  3. Sundance Interview: 'Hunt for the Wilderpeople' Director Taika WaititiRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Firstshowing.net

    ... a little New Zealand comedy called Eagle vs Shark . It was my first introduction to Taika Waititi and actor Jemaine Clement, and I've been a fan of both ever since. Ten years later and Taika is back at Sundance with his latest film, titled Hunt for ...

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  4. Sundance Film Festival: Taika Waititi on The Hunt for the WilderpeopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | ComingSoon.net

    New Zealand filmmaker Taika Waititi is no stranger to the Sundance Film Festival, having brought most of his works there from his first film Eagle vs. Shark through 2014's What We do in the Shadows , both done with his frequent collaborator Jemaine Clement of "Flight of the Conchords" fame. That brings us to his fourth feature film, The Hunt for The Wilderpeople, based on a popular New Zealand novel "Wild Pork and Watercress" by Barry Crump, which teams newcomer Julian Dennison with veteran Sam Neill as a troubled teen and his foster father who go on the run through the New Zealand wilderness from authorities who think the older man has kidnapped the teen.

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  5. NZ welcomes record 121900 migrants in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | The Echo

    Visitor arrivals to New Zealand numbered 444,900 in December 2015, the highest-ever monthly figure, Statistics New Zealand said today. Famously former New Zealand prime minister Sir Robert Muldoon once responded to the retorts, saying that when New Zealanders moved to Australia it "raised the IQ of both countries".

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  6. For the first time in decades, more people are moving from Australia to New Zealand than vice versaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | The Washington Post

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  7. X-Files' Darin Morgan, Rhys Darby Talk Mulder's Speedo,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | TVLine

    Morgan wrote and directed the revival's third episode, titled "Mulder & Scully Meet the Were-Monster," and packed it with loving nods to episodes from the sci-fi drama's original run. The story seems simple at the outset: The FBI agents are called to Oregon to investigate some mysterious deaths, which happen to coincide with sightings of a man-sized, lizard-esque creature.

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  8. 'The X-Files' Meets the Midlife CrisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | TheDailyBeast.com

    The show's legendary comedy writer returns for a biting exploration of what it means to be human. Mulder's crisis of faith, he says, is based on his own.

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  9. Ukulele Orchestra brings little big sounds to EscondidoFebruary 1, 2016Read the original story

    Monday Feb 1 | The Coast News

    Ever wonder what a Guns N' Roses song would sound like if it was played on a ukulele? What about if an orchestra comprised of them performed it? The orchestra, out of Wellington, New Zealand, is known for covering many popular tunes all on the ukulele, will be performing at the Center for the Arts, Escondido - a much larger venue than where the band came to fruition. As Andrew Morley-Hall, one of the orchestra members tells the story, it all started in a small cafA in Wellington, the capital of New Zealand, when one morning he walked in and there were four people huddled around a table and having a sort of jam session.

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  10. Laugh.Rock.Repeat. Music meets comedy; Nestor FargoRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2010 | Examiner.com

    Comedy and music tend to fit hand-in-hand. From the musical-comedy acts of Vaudeville to novelty musicians like Flight of the Conchords, or even the soundtrack that fits so perfectly with your favorite comedy film, comedy and music seem to always complement each other in just the right away.

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  11. New shows set for comedians T.J. Miller and Todd BarryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | Charleston City Paper

    Proving that you can't keep a good comic down, local shows by stand-ups T.J. Miller and Todd Barry have been rescheduled following cancellations resulting from winter storm Jonas. Known for his deadpan humor and TV appearances on Louie and Flight of the Conchords , Barry returns to Charleston Fri.

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  12. I saw 116 new movies in 2015, and here are my favorites: What are yours?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | PennLive.com

    Blockbusters - including the return of Star Wars, Mad Max and Rocky - broke box office records . The year saw major advances in technology.

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  13. When Oscar's big movies are coming homeRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 28 | Daily Herald

    Most of this year's best picture nominees are still playing in theaters, but you can watch five of them at home before the big night. Two of the films vying for the top Oscar Feb. 28 are already out on DVD, Blu-ray and all digital platforms, and they're also the two biggest hits in the field: "Mad Max: Fury Road" and "The Martian."

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  14. Shows you should be watching: Currently on airRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Home Page tampabay.com

    It's time to stop binge-watching -- only for a moment -- and take a look at what's currently on air. Guys, we need to go on a diet.

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  15. London's filthy musical comedy duo back in PerthRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Yahoo!

    With so many shows to choose from, The Wire takes a look at what's hot this week at Fringe World Festival. Eastend Cabaret: Perverts London's filthy musical comedy duo Bernie and Victy have been described as a cross between the Mighty Boosh and Flight of the Conchords, and they're back in Perth with two new shows.

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  16. The Wire's Fringe picks: Week 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Yahoo!

    With so many shows to choose from, we take a look at what's hot this week at Fringe World Festival. London's filthy musical comedy duo Bernie and Victy have been described as a cross between the Mighty Boosh and Flight of the Conchords, and they're back in Perth with two new shows.

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  17. Waititi's Wilderpeople gets US cinematic releaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | The New Zealand Herald

    The company has earlier ties to the director, having handled the post-theatrical release of Waititi and Jemaine Clement's vampire spoof What We Do In the Shadows in the US and Canada. "This film captures so much of what we love about Taika - it's wildly funny, endearing, smart and it deserves as big an audience as possible," said the company's Paul Davidson.

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  18. WTF namesRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Away with Words

    There are three unrelated businesses called What the Truck, a Flight of the Conchords fan site called What the Folk, two radio shows called WTF, a typeface-identification website called What the Font, and a book about women's health called - I kid you not - What the Yuck?

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  19. The What We Do In The Shadows Spinoff About Werewolves Has A Really Straight Ahead TitleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Cinema Blend News

    ... Soon managed to secure a couple of comments from writer/director Waititi about how he and co-writer/director Jemaine Clement are preparing to dive into the world of New Zealand's werewolf population. With Thor: Ragnarok taking priority on Taika ...

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  20. We're Wolves will be the follow-up to Thor: Ragnarok director's vampire mockumentaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Digital Trends

    One of last year's biggest sleeper hits was Taika Waititi's acclaimed vampire mockumentary What We Do In the Shadows , which he co-wrote and directed with his frequent collaborator, Flight of the Conchords' Jemaine Clement. The dark comedy not only earned him quite a bit of mainstream attention, but it also put him on Hollywood's radar - resulting in Waititi being named the director of Marvel Studios' upcoming Thor: Ragnarok .

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