Art & Entertainment | Book Reviews | Education | Entertainment Video | Health | Lifestyle | Sport | Sport Video | Search


WOMAD 2009 Featured Artist: Little Bushman (NZ)

WOMAD 2009 Featured Artist: Little Bushman (NZ)

Click to enlarge

Photo by Pat Shepherd

World of Music Art and Dance 2009
13-15 March
Brooklands Park & TSB Bowl of Brooklands, New Plymouth
Visit for more information

Little Bushman is lead by the inimitable Warren Maxwell formerly of Trinity Roots and Fat Freddys Drop. Collectively the Bushies aim to create a journey without sounding contrived and the members have made a conscious decision to use influences from the experimental, psychedelic Rock era of the 60’s and 70’s: Led Zep, Jimi Hendrix, and The Who.

It is inside their poignant creations that we find the perfect balance of social concern and a ‘no fear’ form of expression. Unashamed musical indulgence resulting in sated emotional exhaustion…just beautiful.

Click to enlarge

Band Members: Warren Maxwell, Joe Callwood, Tom Callwood, Rick Cranson.


© Scoop Media

Culture Headlines | Health Headlines | Education Headlines

Review: A Rose By Any Other Name Would Smell As Sweet

The Royal New Zealand Ballet has accepted the challenge of this heart-touching tragedy and largely succeeded. More>>


NZ's First Male IAAF Gold: Tom Walsh's Historic Shot Put Victory

Although feeling very sore but with a great feeling Tom Walsh took his place as number one on the victory dais to receive his much deserved gold medal. More>>


Scoop Review Of Books: Q&A: Hard To Find Books

"Unfortunately we are in crisis and this friendly dinosaur faces extinction… Our only hope is to try and raise funds to buy the building and restore it to its glory, either fully funded or with a viable deposit." More>>

Kid Lit: Lost Mansfield Story Discovered At Wellington Library

Previously undiscovered letters and a story written by a young Katherine Mansfield were recently unearthed in Wellington City Library’s archives by a local author researching a book about the famous writer. More>>



  • Wellington
  • Christchurch
  • Auckland