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Hard News 15/07/03 - Abroad, Away, Departed

HARD NEWS 15/07/03 - Abroad, Away, Departed

Hi folks,

I should manage a rant on my own behalf tomorrow, but today you should read these three fine works - including Jolisa's very prompt report from the New Zealand Sounds show in Central Park, New York.




Dude, where's my stage? |Jul 14, 2003 16:24
Jolisa Gracewood in NYC

That magnificent oasis in the heart of the city, Central Park -- which is 150 years old this year -- is big. Really big. Big enough, in fact, that apparently one of the acts in the New Zealand Sounds Summerstage gig in the park got lost...,


Das Capital |Jul 14, 2003 15:50
Rob O'Neill live in Sydney

Girlie's had her fun and I've been to, well, Canberra. Hung over Girlie called on Sunday to report "not too much" damage had been done and she was off to Manly with the survivors: "Can you not come home too early so I can clean up later?" ...,


Shoulder-borne |Jul 14, 2003 15:42
Debra Daley's astral plane

When we pallbearers arrived at the church, the funeral director stepped forward and said to us, "I understand you will be shoulder-bearing." It was a term, I thought, that sounded sombre and daunting and incredibly specific, all at the same time…,

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