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  • Grant Kirkhope is widely regarded as one of the greatest video game composers of all time for his work on such games as Banjo Kazooie, Donkey Kong 64, Goldeneye & Perfect Dark. He recently became the first western composer to work with Nintendo on Super Smash Bros Ultimate & Mario + Rabbids

    SOCIAL MEDIA

    Twitter - @grantkirkhope

    Instagram - @grantkirkhopecomposer

    Facebook - GrantKirkhopeComposer

    LinkedIn - https://www.linkedin.com/in/grantkirk...

    Goldeneye OST https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1oL7V...

    Perfect Dark OST https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X3jID...

    Banjo Kazooie OST https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dQNAV...

    Donkey Kong 64 OST https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n9hUx...

    Kingdoms Of Amalur Reckoning https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=68VE8...

    Mario + Rabbids OST https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OOGgI...

    TIMESTAMPS

    00:00 - Intro About Technical Issues

    01:05 - Crazy Times/American Elections

    01:32 - Green Card/How Long Grant Has Been In America

    02:17 - Indie Films Grant Has Been Working

    03:10 - Agents/Struggles Of Breaking Into The Film Industry

    04:55 - Game Composers Looked Down Upon Compared To Film Composers

    05:33 - Only Way To Get Film Composing Roles Is Through The Director/Fierce Competition For Film Composers

    07:00 - Younger Directors Have Played Video Games So More Of A Chance Of Them Knowing Grant

    08:26 - Films Not Having Memorable Tunes These Days/Games Now Having Music Cinematic Sequences

    10:24 - Grant’s Process Of Composing

    11:52 - Grant’s Work On Goldeneye 007/How He Composed For Goldeneye 007

    14:41 - Grant Only Got Small Notes About Levels He Was Composing For

    15:10 - Grant Got A Few Visuals For Banjo, Donkey Kong & Perfect Dark/Approach To Composing For Them

    17:07 - Spiral Mountain/ Treasure Trove Cove/Mumbo’s Mountain

    18:50 - Grant Didn’t Get Told Much To Rewrite Tunes At Rare

    20:22 - Working With Nintendo For Smash Bros Banjo Arrangement/Banjo Kazooie Smash Bros Trailer

    23:50 - Grant Is The First Western Composer To Work On Mario & Smash Bros

    24:35 - Grant Has Better Communication With Nintendo Now

    24:43 - Reece Thinks Grant Could Compose For Metroid Based On Perfect Dark OST

    25:22 - To Be Employable You Have To Diversify As A Musician

    26:09 - Working For A Company Vs Freelancing/Living In L.A.

    28:05 - Grant Is Good With Money

    28:55 - Grant Works Well Under Pressure/Grant Doesn’t Get Writers Block

    31:05 - Grant Doesn’t Toss Away Work/Learning To Do What Your Told By Your Boss On Rewriting Tunes

    33:30 - Employment Laws In UK Vs America

    34:25 - Grants Friends Losing Jobs For Arguing With A Creative Director/Creative People Are Sensitive

    35:45 - Genres Grant Is Not Good At Composing/How He Researches New Genres

    37:10 - Instruments Grant Can Play/Working With Midi & Live Orchestras

    40:05 - Donkey Kong 64 Rap

    44:17 - Competitiveness With David Wise, Graeme Norgate & Robin Beanland

    46:05 - Grant Did Guitar On Killer Instinct

    46:50 - Working With Hex

    48:39 - David Wise’s Score For DKC2 Is Amazing

    49:15 - Seamless Composing Between Grant & Graeme On Goldeneye

    50:06 - Working With An Artist In The Same Room

    50:44 - Grant Doesn’t Really Play Games Anymore/Composers Grant Listens To/

    53:01 - Grant Would Love To Work On Zelda

    53:44 - Grant Really Wants To Compose For The Super Mario Movie

    57:10 - John Williams

    57:56 - Grant Gets Stopped More & More On The Street

    59:10 - Where To Follow Grant Kirkhope

  • Sara Wiseman is a well known actress who has been numerous Australian and New Zealand films and television.

    SOCIAL MEDIA

    Instagram - @sarawiseman__

    TIMESTAMPS

    00:40 - Working During Covid-19

    01:32 - Auditioning Process

    02:43 - Trying To Prevent The Nerves Overwhelming Herself During Auditions

    03:26 - Sarah Impressed By Reece’s Research/Mercy Peak

    04:59 - The Evolution Of Filming For Television

    05:49 - Hyper Realness Of HD/Hobbits 48FPS

    07:00 - Sara’s TV/1080p Vs 4K

    07:46 - Sara’s Early Days As A Stuntwoman

    09:43 - Meeting Kate Winslet/Working On Heavenly Creatures/Crews Work Very Hard

    11:04 - Working With Peter Jackson

    12:40 - Heavenly Creatures Laid The Foundation For LOTR

    13:29 - Upcoming Work For Sara

    14:37 - One Lane Bridge/Permanently Shooting In Queenstown

    16:31 - Sydney Vs Auckland

    17:20 - When Sara Is Going Back To Sydney

    17:59 - Voice Over Work

    20:26 - Being Paid Well For Voice Over Work

    21:11 - Agent Finding All Lines Work

    21:35 - Chasing A Role

    22:40 - Initially Trying To Find Work In Sydney

    23:35 - Craig & Sara Auditioning For A Place To Call Home At Different Times

    24:20 - People On A Place To Call Home Not Knowing Craig & Sara Were Married

    24:50 - Working With Husband Craig Hall

    25:35 - Memorising Scripts/Shortland Street Actors

    27:00 - Time On Shortland Street

    27:19 - Working Well Under Pressure

    27:12 - Vaparshna/Meditation

    30:27 - Shooting Love/Sex Scenes/Preparing For These Scenes

    34:10 - Duration Of Sex Scenes

    35:19 - Getting Along With Your Partner In Those Intimate Scenes

    36:08 - Sara Loves Greats Writing And Great Teams/Joy Comes From Creating On The Day

    37:28 - Sara Does Teaching/Sara Unsure If She Would Want To Directing

    38:21 - Watching Herself On Screen

    39:10 - Improvising Vs Following The Script

    41:31 - Shifting Between Accents/Sara Naturally Puts On Australian Accent When In Australia

    43:02 - Researching For A Character

    44:10 - Disconnecting With Carolyn

    44:54 - Sara Having Anonymity/Offshore Celebrities Being Worshipped By Kiwis

    46:03 - Sara Would Be Famous For An Amazing Paycheck

    46:33 - How Sara Got Home Before Lockdown/Surviving Lockdown

    48:55 - Introverts & Extrovert/Zoom Parties

    50:22 - Sara Is A Morning And Evening Person

    50:57 - Sara Had Her Own Driver For A Place To Call Home

    52:00 - Arts Still Needs Funding

    53:54 - Social Media Is A Double Edged Sword

    55:03 - The Social Dilemma/Growing Up With No Social Media

    56:50 - Where To Follow Sara On Instagram

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  • Craig Hall is a well known NZ actor who has been a plethora of TV Shows (A Place To Call Home, Outrageous Fortune etc.) and Films (World's Fastest Indian, King Kong.)

    SOCIAL MEDIA

    Instagram - @craigalanhall

    TIMESTAMPS

    00:55 - How Covid Has Affected Craig’s Work

    01:55 - Working Between Australia & New Zealand

    02:57 - Craig & Sara Wiseman Working On The Same Projects

    04:21 - A Place To Call Home Time Period

    05:05 - Differences Between Television & Film

    07:40 - Waiting For The Next Project

    09:06 - Being Prepared For An Audition

    10:30 - Not Hearing Back After An Audition

    11:59 - Chasing A Role

    13:28 - How Craig Got Role In Worlds Fastest Indian/King Kong

    18:19 - Work On World’s Fastest Indian

    19:19 - Working With Anthony Hopkins

    22:38 - Ad Libbing Vs Following The Script

    24:10 - Thinking A Time He Was Amazing Then Sees His Performance And Thinks Its Terrible

    25:50 - Over Analysing Performance

    27:30 - Following The Script On A Place To Call Home/Throwing Off Other Actors

    29:25 - Working With Taika Waititi

    30:36 - Working With Peter Jackson On Lord Of The Rings & King Kong

    33:40 - Constantly Screwing Up The Same Scene

    34:36 - Not Being In Avatar/James Cameron Being An Advocate For NZ

    35:50 - NZ Crews Vs American Crews

    36:25 - Not Much Difference Between NZ & Australian Crews

    37:33 - Learning The Australian Accent

    39:36 - Taking The Piss Out Of The Australian Accent

    40:50 - Accent Randomly Coming Out

    42:29 - Learning Accents Under Time Constraints

    44:19 - Accents/Key Accents Actors Should Learn

    47:07 - Film Companies Pay For Actors Living Expenses Well On Project

    49:34 - Low Budget Productions You May Need To Find Your Own Accomodation

    50:57 - Networking And Being Linked Up With Friends During Certain Projects

    51:57 - Learning Lines Well Driving

    52:43 - Memorising Scripts

    55:12 - Memorising Script Under Strict Time Conditions

    59:06 - Motion Capture & Green Screen

    1:01:51 - Reece Explains Virtual Sets

    01:03:15 - Where To Follow Craig Hall

  • Duane Mutu is the Director & Founder of LPL Studios the biggest E-Sports league in Oceania.

    SOCIAL MEDIA

    WEBSITE - https://letsplay.live/welcome/

    FACEBOOK - https://www.facebook.com/letsplaylivehq/

    TWITTER - @LetsPlayLiveHQ

    TWITCH - https://www.twitch.tv/letsplaylive

    LINKEDIN - https://www.linkedin.com/company/letsplay.live/?originalSubdomain=nz

    TIMESTAMPS

    00:38 - Reece’s Previous Gaming Guests/Gamers Being Introverts

    02:09 - How Duane Got Into The Gaming Industry

    06:10 - The First Major Gaming Event And Takings From It & How LPL Studios Was Founded

    07:28 - Embracing Gaming Communities

    08:41 - Covid’s Effect On LPL Studios & Positives That Came From It

    10:41 - Preventing Hackers In The Digital Environment

    11:59 - NZ’s Great Internet Infrastructure

    13:51 - Lag/Disadvantages Competing On American Servers/Competing Via LAN

    15:45 - Online Vs LAN Environment

    17:02 - You Cant Beat Gaming In Person As Opposed To Online

    18:05 - How LPL Runs A Tournament

    19:32 - Audiences At LPL Studios Events

    20:37 - Celebrities Working With LPL Studios

    22:15 - David Dallas Was A Game Reviewer (24min mark fly)

    24:33 - Working With Nintendo/Japanese Business Culture

    27:00 - Publishers Being Spooked By Reviewers/How Publishers Would Market Games Before Social Media

    30:47 - Duane Doesn’t Play Games Anymore/Scribblenauts

    32:07 - What Duane Loves About The Gaming Industry/Gaming Business People Don’t Play Games

    34:11 - LPL Studios Day To Day Job

    37:25 - Duane Found It Hard To Attract Sponsors 5 Years Ago In E-Sports

    38:53 - Rob Campbell & Others Not Understanding E-Sports But Still Investing In It

    40:03 - How Duane Got LPL More Awareness/The Pitch To Skycity To Collaborate

    42:10 - N.S.O/Speaking To Government About Funding Into Gaming

    45:46 - E-Sports In The Olympics/The Decline Of The Olympics/Gaming Is Bigger Than TV & Film

    48:10 - Gamepass The Netflix Of Gaming/Cloud Gaming

    50:35 - Publishing Rights/Future For LPL Studios

    52:19 - Why CSGO Is The Biggest Game In LPL

    53:50 - Broadcast & Wagering Is How E-Sports Makes Money

    55:38 - Publishers Dont Like Wagering For Ethical Reasons

    58:35 - Keyboard Warriors Against Wagering/Pros & Cons Of Wagering

    59:58 - Location Of LPL Studios

    1:00:57 - PS5 Vs Xbox

    1:02:18 - Where To Follow LPL Studios

  • Rob Campbell is a successful businessman who now is chair for big companies like Skycity & NZ Tourism Holdings.

    TIMESTAMPS

    00:39 - Being Chair Of Skycity & NZ Tourism Holdings During Covid-19

    02:54 - Being Forced To Make Decisions Is Sometimes Easier/Fatigue & Uncertainty

    04:30 - Their Is No Certainty In Business/Auditing In Public Companies

    06:48 - Diversifying Skycity & NZ Tourism Holdings To Cope Without Tourism

    08:48 - What A Chairperson Actually Does

    10:53 - Divided Boards/Stakeholders

    12:34 - Rob Is Very Opinionated/Businessnesses Develops To Much Of Formal Patterns

    14:20 - Making Judgements About People That Were Incorrect

    15:47 - Business Leaders Try To Influence Government Policy That Benefits Them

    18:01 - Good & Evil Both Comes From Business

    19:23 - Objective Reality

    19:52 - Why Rob Likes Working With Younger People/Younger People Need More Leadership Roles

    21:39 - Generational Divide

    23:19 - Learning To Trust Younger People/Young People Are More Flexible

    25:36 - LPL Studios/How It Was Created/Older Heads Don’t Understand How To Monetise E-Sports

    28:41 - How Skycity Decided To Invest In E-Sports

    29:49 - E-Sports Is Huge Worldwide/E-Sports In Olympics

    30:25 - Building LPL Studios For Live Events

    31:28 - Government Funding For Gaming/Rocketwerkz Leasing The Most Expensive Commercial Property In Auckland

    34:10 - Gaming Wont Need Taxation Like Film Does

    34:55 - Complexity Of Capital Gains Tax(CGT)

    37:26 - Social Equity/Housing Problem Is Because Of Supply & Demand

    39:16 - Auckland’s Infrastructure Problems

    42:01 - Capitalism Caused Environmental Crisis

    43:26 - Fixing Auckland Requires Less Immigration & More Regional Development

    44:33 - More Central Government Funding Needs To Happen In Auckland

    45:59 - More Investment In Whangarei, Hamilton & Tauranga

    48:34 - Electricity & Health Backwards Distribution Centres

    49:49 - Auckland Is Starting To Build Up

    50:46 - Building Up Has Less Red Tape But Planning Is Still Involved

    52:56 - What Sort Of City Will Auckland Become

    53:03 - Rob Would Never Get Into Politics/Admiring Politicians

    53:49 - Landlords Vs Tenants Discussion

    57:02 - Some Landlords Are To Entitled

    58:57 - It Is Always Someone Else’s Fault/Privileged People Making Stuff Up On Social Media

    1:01:11 - Echo Chambers/Privileged Peoples Echo Chambers Actually Hurts People

    1:02:12 - Rob Tells Story Of How He Had His Bubble Popped

    1:03:54 - Rob Being Self Aware Of His Ignorance/South Auckland

    1:06:33 - Rob Believes Pakeha Still Dont Understand Maori

  • Mike Smith, Scott Morgan & Julius Dobos composed a majority of the English Dub of Dragonball Z produced by Funimation(Yes, Bruce Faulconer is not the main composer and composed less than 1% of the score.) These 3 have now formed a band called SSJ and perform live versions of the DBZ Soundtrack across America.

    Mike Smith handled over 70% of the soundtrack from the Ginyu Saga all the way to halfway through the Buu Saga, highlight tracks from him include Vegetas Themes, Goku SSJ, Perfect Cell Theme, Hyperbolic Time Chamber, The Dragon Theme and more....

    Scott Morgan worked on the show from the episode Fighting Power One Million until the end of the Otherworld Tournament and a majority of the guitar work on the show was handled by him but he fully composed the Garlic Jr Saga and his highlights include Androids 17,18,19 & 20, Imperfect Cell Theme, Destruction Theme, Pikkons Theme and more....

    Julius Dobos started work on the show from the Otherworld Tournament and stayed until the very end of the series so he composed a majority of the Buu Saga, his highlights include the SSJ3 Theme, Super Buu, Buu Is Fighting, Mystic Gohan and more....

    SSJ BAND

    YOUTUBE - https://www.facebook.com/SSJ-598921027132860/

    JULIUS DOBOS/FORGOTTEN FUTURE

    JULIUS DOBOS WEBSITE - https://www.juliusdobos.com/?fbclid=IwAR1w0In1ezyFtvu32JLqNrdIsqjmft9qorBFecJ8Cjz91BjSkNA3W_DYBAM

    FORGOTTEN FUTURE WEBSITE- https://forgottenfuturemusic.com/?fbclid=IwAR1w0In1ezyFtvu32JLqNrdIsqjmft9qorBFecJ8Cjz91BjSkNA3W_DYBAM

    TWITTER - @juliusdobos

    INSTAGRAM - @forgottenfutureofficial

    SCOTT MORGAN

    WEBSITE - http://morganstudios.com/?fbclid=IwAR1w0In1ezyFtvu32JLqNrdIsqjmft9qorBFecJ8Cjz91BjSkNA3W_DYBAM

    YOUTUBE - https://www.youtube.com/morganstudios?

    TIMESTAMPS

    01:11 - Sampler/Samples Mike Used When He First Worked On DBZ

    02:38 - Directions/Script From Funimation

    04:19 - How The Guys Scored Music To The Episodes

    06:28 - How The Guys Go About Composing/Time Constraints On DBZ

    09:23 - Recording Sounds As SFX/Violin SFX Being Used In DBZ

    11:31 - Keeping The Music Seamless Between All 3 Composers

    14:45 - How Much Time They Had To Work On Each Episode

    17:36 - Vegeta’s Hells Bells & Super Saiyan Themes

    19:16 - Mike Only Realised Recently How Iconic His Themes Are

    19:57 - Scott Thought People Hated The Score Until He Went On Youtube

    21:08 - Super Saiyan 3 Theme/Drum Loops

    25:25 - Julius Approached DBZ As Just Another Job/Core Importance Of Scoring

    26:44 - Scott Morgan Foresaw The Big Themes Popping Off

    28:29 - Ben Kasparek The Music Editor/Save The World Episode Ben Got It Perfect

    30:14 - Episodic Trunks Theme/ How The Destruction Theme Came About

    33:05 - Ginyu Voice Actors Worked On DBZ Movies Music

    33:36 - Recording Destruction Theme So Loud

    35:11 - Pikkons Theme

    36:22 - Phillip Glass

    36:52 - How Mike Wrote Buu/Cell & Frieza Themes

    38:16 - Buu’s Themes

    41:34 - Challenge Of Scoring To Reaction Shots

    42:39 - Scott Doing The Ultimate Perfect Cells Theme

    43:38 - Imperfect Cell Theme

    44:54 - Experimenting With The Non Big Themes

    46:30 - Great Saiyaman Theme

    47:17 - Space Room Theme

    48:12 - Final Atonement/Serious Suspense Theme

    48:55 - Coycoy88 & Other Fans Releasing Unreleased DBZ Music Through Editing Audio

    52:25 - SSJ Band Performing Live Covers Of DBZ Music/How Live Gigs Came About

    57:34 - Rehearsals Before Live Gigs

    58:35 - Scott Has Been Mainly Doing Engineering Work Since 2005

    59:35 - Scott Wrote Music For Roland & Microsoft

    1:00:29 - Julius’ Forgotten Future Work

    1:01:05 - Julius’ Work After DBZ

    1:02:44 - Julius’ Interactive Forgotten Future Show

    1:03:32 - Mike Smith Loved The Time Constraints On DBZ

    1:04:27 - Julius Didn’t Like Composing 24/7 On DBZ/Julius’ Work On You Dont Mess With Zohan Film

    1:05:59 - Not Writing By Committee On DBZ/John Carpenter

    1:06:51 - You Have To Diversify To Earn Money In The Music Industry/Automated Mixing & Mastering

    1:10:14 - Where To Follow Mike Smith, Scott Morgan, Julius Dobos & SSJ Band

    1:12:09 - SSJ Live Performance Clip

  • Andre Rowell has been managing Editor at M2 Magazine for over 14 years and has done of different articles and podcasts for the publication during his tenure there.

    SOCIAL MEDIA

    Website Men - https://m2magazine.co.nz

    Website Women - https://www.m2woman.co.nz

    Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/m2magazinenz/

    Twitter - @M2magazineNZ

    TIMESTAMPS

    00:51 - How Andre Got Job At M2 Magazine

    02:55 - How To Write An Article/Short Opinion Piece

    04:55 - Sharing Ideas

    05:39 - How Reece Got Into Podcasting

    07:16 - Reece Has Learned A Lot From Podcasts

    08:00 - Being A Product Of Your Environment

    09:09 - General Public Being Influenced By Media

    11:58 - Media Being Monetised By The Audience/Validating A View Poiont

    13:12 - Researching Before Writing An Opinion Piece/M2 Magazine Is Pro Business

    14:09 - Negativity Becomes A Self Fulfilling Prophecy

    14:56 - NZ Doing Well On The World Stage/Questioning The Government

    16:45 - Negativity From Social Media

    17:31 - Size Of Andre’s Team/Discussions Within The Team

    18:40 - Is Printing Money Bad?

    20:12 - How A Decision Is Made As To Who Is Featured In M2 Magazine

    21:47 - NZ Are Underdogs

    22:50 - Tall Poppy Syndrome/Praise To Someone Doesn’t Diminish Your Potential

    24:50 - Failure Is Important/Andre & Reece Critique There Podcasts

    26:29 - What Happens At The M2 Summit

    29:59 - Andre’s Favourite Interview & Article Piece

    31:30 - Celebrities Are Normal People

    33:52 - Monks Dealing With Politics

    34:53 - Andre’s Time In Antarctica

    39:00 - M2 Summit Brings Different Walks Of Life Together

    40:39 - Feeling Dumb Compared To Intellectuals

    42:42 - Flying To Mars

    43:18 - Spontaneity Vs Analytical

    44:41 - Passion Project To Help The Cook Islands

    50:45 - Fishing Industry In The Cook Islands

    53:25 - Cook Islands Being Affected By Covid-19/Diversifying An Economy

    56:14 - Governments Think Short Term As Opposed To Long Term

    57:54 - Andre Goes To The Cook Island A Few Times A Year

    59:30 - Supporting Local Economies

    1:00:56 - Countries Will Change Post Covid-19/ Cause And Effect

    1:02:26 - Opportunity For Business To Do What Government Doesn’t

    1:03:21 - Reece Thinks Andre Is Very Genuine

    1:04:00 - Where To Follow M2 Magazine

    1:05:20 - Physical Vs Digital Magazines

  • Chad Nicholas is the founder of clothing brand Zerofux Clothing and has been operating for 4 years.

    SOCIAL MEDIA

    Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/zerofux/

    Instagram - @zerofuxclothingco

    Twitter - @zerofuxclothing

    Website - zerofux.co.nz

    TIMESTAMPS

    00:36 - Why Chad Started Zerofux Clothing

    02:12 - How Chad Came Up With The Name Zerofux/Clothing Brands

    04:14 - Evolution Of Designs

    05:20 - How Long It Takes To Make A Design

    06:39 - Cost Of A Printing Machine/Vinyl Cutters/Graphic Standouts

    08:30 - Effort Involved With Starting A Clothing Brand

    10:17 - How Rappers Started Marketing Zerofux

    12:57 - Reece Thinks Its Weird Kiwis Rocking New York & L.A. Brands

    13:30 - People Not Paying For Quality But Paying Because Of The Brand

    14:33 - How Chad Markets Zerofux/Social Media Marketing

    16:36 - Zerofux Demographic

    17:43 - Not Capitalising On Cancel Culture/Covid-19/Not Making Masks

    19:43 - Mockup Designs That Get Scrapped

    21:16 - Caps Dont Sell That Well/Shirts & Hoodies Sell Well

    22:26 - Different Suppliers/China Pricing Compared To NZ

    23:14 - Pricing Clothing Correctly

    24:20 - Scrbbibe Wears Zerofux/Supporting People On The Come Up

    25:45 - Life In Timaru/Aucklanders Not Knowing Where Timaru Is

    27:36 - Chad Doesnt Sell Much Clothing At Hip-Hop Gigs

    29:21 - Chad Wants To Do Zerofux Full Time

    30:35 - Zerofux Podcast

    31:30 - Printing & Packing Orders

    33:16 - Chad Is Non-Stop Working/Time Vs Dollar Figure

    34:56 - Broke Artist Podcast’s Exposure Of Zerofux/

    36:37 - Engaged Followers As Opposed To Vanity Metrics

    38:52 - Being The Face Of The Brand

    40:30 - Doing Posters/Wanting To Hire People

    42:58 - Tall Poppy Syndrome/Kiwis Easily Influenced By Americans

    44:38 - Talkback Radio/Negativity Is Everywhere

    45:40 - Ryan Lovins

    47:50 - Not Wanting To Live With Regret

    49:09 - Positive People

    50:31 - Being Influenced By Your Environment/Breaking The Negative Cycle

    53:14 - Venturing Outside Of Your Comfort Zone

    54:56 - Everything Is Possible But It Requires Time & Patience

    55:54 - NZ Rises To The Occasion

    56:43 - Zerofux Receives Orders From Overseas

    57:24 - Where To Follow Zerofux Clothing

  • Joel Tobeck is a well known Kiwi Film/Television Actor who is well known for many roles in films/television (Shortland Street, Sons Of Anarchy, Lord Of The Rings, Avatar 2 etc.)

    SOCIAL MEDIA

    Instagram - @joeltobeck

    TIMESTAMPS

    00:49 - Joel’s Filmography List

    01:09 - How Covid-19 Affected Joel’s Work

    02:22 - One Lane Bridge/Queenstown

    03:34 - Travelling For Work/America/Australia

    05:10 - Dialog Coach For Accents

    05:39 - Sons Of Anarchy

    06:50 - Critiquing Your Performance/Joel Watching His Own Work Back

    08:05 - Joel Doesn’t Like The Hollywood System/NZ Film Evolution

    10:40 - Joel’s Time On Lord Of The Rings

    13:17 - Joel Has Always Thought NZ Was Great At Film/NZ Are Underdogs/Kiwis Are Nice

    14:20 - Kiwis Are Nice/Union System In America

    15:48 - Working With Taika Waititi

    18:09 - Avatar 2/James Cameron

    19:15 - Difference Between Blockbusters And Indie Films

    20:49 - Joel Had Surreal Moments While Working On Avatar 2

    22:17 - Joel Enjoys Playing A Villain/Embracing The Crazy

    24:05 - Joel’s Research Process

    25:23 - Emotional Scenes Are Exhausting/Channeling Dark Memories/Trusting Yourself

    27:32 - Separating From The Character After Work

    28:23 - Joel’s Process To Memorising Scripts

    29:06 - Time Between Getting Script And Rehearsal

    29:54 - American Directors Let Him Ad-lib A Lot/Joel Struggling To Ad-lib

    31:08 - Ad-libbing With Taika Waititi/Honouring A Script/Umms And Aahs When Acting

    33:19 - Not Knowing When Your Next Pay Cheque Is Coming Is Exciting And Terrifying

    36:10 - When Joel Had No Acting Jobs He Did Construction Work/Respect For Builders

    37:28 - Researching A Field For a A Role

    38:07 - Celebrities Being Disconnected From The Average Joe

    39:20 - Ricky Gervais’ Roasting Actors At The Golden Globes

    40:24 - New Zealand Is An Amazing Place

    41:17 - Getting Home Sick When Away From NZ

    42:30 - Cultural Differences Between Americans And Kiwis

    43:06 - Americans Not Knowing Anything About NZ

    44:18 - NZ Is Growing On The International Stage/Stephen Colbert

    45:20 - Film & Tourism Intertwine

    46:03 - NZ Doubling For Countries And Cities

    46:23 - Auckland Kumeu Studio

    47:00 - Places In NZ Joel Loves To Shoot/NZ Scenery

    49:19 - Countries That Joel Would Love To Shoot In

    49:47 - Speaking Other Languages

    50:17 - Hard Accents/Not Going Into Comical Territory With Accents

    52:15 - Tips Dialog Coaches Teach With Accents

    54:00 - Joel Found American Voice Overs Hard

    54:45 - Voice Overs For Bunnings

    55:22 - Voice Overs For Path Of Exile

    56:29 - Most Roles Joel Gets Are Through His Agent/Process With Agents

    58:35 - Keeping The Same Agent/Joel’s American Agent

    59:57 - Ass Kissing In L.A.

    1:00:41 - Living In L.A. Is Very Tough/Paranoia/Self Doubt

    1:02:17 - Being Grounded/Teaching Actors

    1:03:20 - Hugo Weaving

    1:04:27 - Positive Experiences With Actors/Joel Encouraging An Actor On Shortland Street

    1:05:18 - Encouraging Acting Students/Friendly Competitiveness With Actors

    1:06:38 - Joel Tobeck’s Social Media

    1:07:23 - Joel & Reece Dont Like Using Social Media/Guitar Work

  • Kristen Lunman is the co-founder of Hatch which is a digital investment platform that allows to easily invest into the American share market with major companies such as Tesla, Amazon, Facebook, Netflix and more.

    SOCIAL MEDIA

    Website - http://hatchinvest.nz

    Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/hatchinvestnz/

    Instagram - @hatch_invest

    Twitter - @HatchInvest

    LinkedIn - https://www.linkedin.com/company/hatch-invest/

    TIMESTAMPS

    00:35 - Kristen Is Not A Finance Person

    01:15 - Background Of Hatch

    02:20 - Some People Don’t Invest Due To Complex Jargon

    02:40 - How Hatch Was Founded And What It Is

    05:43 - What The Process Was To Invest In America Before Hatch

    06:40 - How Many Customers Hatch Has/Staff Numbers

    08:38 - A lot Of Kiwis Dont Understand How To Invest In Shares/Kiwisaver/

    11:15 - Facebook Investor Group/Hatch 10 Day Course

    12:45 - Getting Familiar With Funds

    14:00 - Different Companies You Can Invest In For The Long Haul

    15:25 - American Tax Is Sorted Out By Hatch/How To Claim Tax Through Hatch Shares

    17:35 - Top 20 Traded Shares In Hatch Currently/Best Time To Invest Is Today

    20:01 - People Accessing Kiwisaver To Pay Debt/Boxes To Tick Before Investing

    21:02 - Difference Between Sharesies And Hatch

    23:57 - Security Of Hatch & Partners Hatch Work With

    26:00 - Security Law

    26:31 - Shares Are Held In Your Name/Investing In Shares For Companies That They Know

    28:31 - Kristen Was Anti Tesla Then Invested In Tesla/Elon Musk

    30:20 - Hatch Will Open Up More To More Countries As Time Goes On

    31:19 - Lower Cost Funds

    32:32 - Roadshows/Webinars

    33:25 - A Lot Of Investors Dont Have Facebook/Noisy People On Facebook

    34:26 - Wellington/Cardio In Wellington

    35:27 - Hatch Are Hiring More People

    36:14 - How To Convince Non Investors To Invest

    39:02 - Dont Be Influenced By The Greedy Traders

    39:50 - Hatch Speaks To Government About Security

    41:01 - Starting A Business Nowadays Is Easy/NZ Fosters Entrepreneurs

    43:19 - Similarities Between Canada & NZ In Terms Of Business/NZ Ruggedness

    44:41 - Wellington/Feeling Blessed In NZ

    46:40 - When Will Air Travel Return/Cricket

    47:35 - Housing Is Colder In NZ Than Canada

    48:26 - Where To Follow Hatch’s Social Media

    49:20 - Responding To Customers Questions Online/Being Connected To Your Customers.

    51:45 - Where To Do 10 Day Hatch Course

  • Real Deal Is The Current KOTD(King Of The Dot) Battle Rap Champion, he recently competed in NZ's Online Battle Rap Tournament Line Em Up.

    SOCIAL MEDIA - REAL DEAL

    Twitter - @Real_DealRaps

    Instagram - @realdealpgh

    Website - realdealraps.com

    Facebook - Trevor Weller

    SOCIAL MEDIA - TREVOR WELLER - (REAL DEALS SON FOR VOICE IMPRESSIONS)

    Instagram - @thetrevorweller

    Twitter- @thetrevorweller

    Youtube Video - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TbRxgnpLQlI&feature=youtu.be

    Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/TrevorWellerJr/

    TIMESTAMPS

    00:25 - Real Deal’s Beard

    01:31 - Florida/Covid-19 In Pensylvania

    03:10 - Limitations In Pittsburgh/Real Deal Has Questions In Regards To Covid-19

    04:11 - Covid-19 In Melbourne/Following Protocol

    06:13 - Real Deal Is Keeping Busy During Lockdown

    06:59 - Restrictions Of Being KOTD Champion

    07:46 - Real Deals Newest Album

    08:17 - Different Approaches To Battle Rap & Writing Songs

    09:38 - Real Deal’s Writing Process

    10:58 - America Is Very Diverse/Pittsburgh Is Ignorant

    12:03 - Once Were Warriors

    12:43 - Battling In Different Countries/Real Deal’s Writing For Scotland Battle

    13:58 - Where Real Does His Research

    15:56 - Kiwis Understanding American Culture

    17:54 - People Not Understanding Your Punchlines/Safe Bars

    19:51 - Real Deal’s Tricks To Counter A Punchline That Doesn’t Pop

    21:51 - Real Deal Still Gets Nervous Before A Battle/Memorising Rhymes/Prepping On The Night

    24:36 - Real Deal Wanted Something Tangible/Behind The Scenes Of KOTD Championship Battle

    26:05 - Defending The Title/Pat Stay

    27:09 - Real Deals Father

    28:32 - American Work Ethic

    29:44 - Pittsburgh Work Ethic/What Pittsburgh Is Known For/Cities In America Are Very Different

    31:33 - What Americans Know About NZ

    32:22 - Real Deal Hates People Asking Him About Trump/Real Deal’s Scotland Story

    35:45 - Trumps Run For Office Was Hilarious

    37:12 - Getting Into Arguments On Social Media/Real Deal Rates Eminem Over KRS-One

    41:53 - Arguments On Social Media Affects Your Mental Health

    44:05 - Poor Analogies

    45:28 - Real Deal Wants To Do Stand Up Comedy/Acting

    48:23 - Battle Rappers That Don’t Make Music/Expanding His Brain

    50:02 - Real Deal Loves Pittsburgh/Real Deal Schools Reece On Pittsburgh

    52:29 - How Real Deal Ended Up Competing In Line Em Up

    53:47 - Real Deal Wants More Opportunities For NZ Battle Rappers/Reece Explains Base Of Hip-Hop In NZ

    55:18 - Australian Hip-Hop/World Domination

    56:50 - Organik Approaching NZ Battle Rappers Would Need To Be Justified

    59:03 - Oxymirron Battles Numbers

    59:32 - Opportunities For NZ Battle Rappers/Battle Scenes Coming And Going

    1:01:58 - Battle Rap Likes Drama/Real Deal Hates The Drama

    1:04:25 - Real Deal Couldn’t Get Battles Because He Was To Good/Politics Behind The Scenes

    1:08:35 - Battlers Real Deal Wants To Battle

    1:10:19 - Real Deal Wants To Battle Overseas More

    1:11:23 - KOTD Contractual Obligation/Perks Of Being Champ

    1:14:07 - Organiks Point Of View/

    1:16:00 - Disaster Competing Overseas/Different Leagues Hand Business Different

    1:17:53 - Real Deal’s Son Does Impressions

    1:20:00 - Real Deals Son ’Trevor Weller’ Social Media To Follow

    1:20:50 - Real Deal’s Social Media To Follow

  • Tyson Tyler is a veteran NZ/Aus Hip-Hop artist and considered one of the greats during its peak in the 2000s

    SOCIAL MEDIA

    Instagram - @tysontylergram

    Twitter - @TysonTyler

    Youtube - Tyson Tyler

    Spotify - Tyson Tyler

    TIMESTAMPS

    00:47 - Vibe In Brisbane/Gold Coast

    01:55 - Why Tyson Moved From South Auckland To Brisbane

    03:35 - So Many Kiwis/Polynesians In Brisbane

    04:50 - Collab With Mareko

    05:40 - Convincing His Boys From South Auckland To Move To Brisbane/Making Money From Music

    06:51 - Everything Changed For Tyson When He Became A Father

    07:45 - Creative Arts Is A Hard Industry

    08:39 - Tyson Is Always Writing

    09:30 - Tysons Process Of Writing

    11:25 - Collab Process

    13:00 - Battle Rap/Tyson Battling/

    14:59 - Line Em Up Tournament/Sobr/Vega

    17:59 - Podcasting/Tysons Podcast Time 2 Kill

    20:33 - Knowledge You Can Get From Podcasting/Audio Books

    22:19 - Education Needs To Evolve/Parenting In The Age Of Phones & Social Media

    24:00 - Social Media Is Data Surveillance

    25:50 - Music Contracts/Loyalty/Lawyers

    30:37 - Advice Tyson Got In His Early Career

    32:00 - Cyphanetiks Advice To Tyson

    34:07 - Rappers In NZ Nowadays/Dial Up Internet/History Of Hip-Hop

    37:23 - Why Tyson Changed His Name

    38:52 - Dealing With Fame

    41:51 - Tom Francis Stories

    48:28 - Carlos Hicks

    51:00 - Reece Is Contemplating Moving To Brisbane/Girls With Covid-19 In Brisbane

    53:01 - Tysons Thoughts On Covid-19

    53:52 - Winston Peters

    54:19 - Jacinda Ardern/People Not Responding To Reece’s Requests

    56:45 - Tyson Was Anxious Of Doing Gigs And Music Videos

    57:21 - King Cass/Reece Talks About Different Podcasts

    58:52 - The Art Of Running Podcasts/Tyson Gives Props To Kiwi Talkz

    1:01:22 - Kodak Cameras

    1:02:37 - Tysons Plan When He Came Back To Australia

    1:03:35 - Drill Scene/Newer Rappers Are Not Distinctive

    1:05:10 - Tysons Dream Collab/Drake

    1:06:50 - Bone Thugs/Dirty Sesh

    1:09:26 - Tyson Tylers Top 5 Emcees

    1:11:00 - Reece & Tyson Talk Favourite Nas Song

    1:11:59 - DJ Premier/Timbaland

    1:13:33 - Yorell

    1:15:22 - Tyson Tylers Top 5 NZ Emcees/Kiwi Rappers Are Better Than Aussies

    1:17:56 - NZ Accent/Kiwi Rappers Having American Twang

    1:20:08 - Cultures In Modern Day/People Not Knowing Fijians Are Fijians

    1:23:50 - Tyson Tries To Convince Reece To Move To Brisbane

    1:24:32 - Where To Follow Tyson Tyler

  • David Van Horn is an NZ Actor who is well known for playing 'Derek' in Sione's Wedding and being in the Pineapple Lumps Ad. He also had a very small part in Avatar

    SOCIAL MEDIA

    ACTOR BIO - https://johnsonlaird.com/our-actors/D...

    Instagram - @thevanhornet

    TIMESTAMPS

    00:35 - David Remembers Reece As A Kid

    01:07 - Acting Industry As A Result Of Covid-19

    02:46 - Lockdown/Productions Shutting Down

    04:49 - NZ Has Always Been A Good Place To Shoot/NZ Crews

    05:56 - Kumeu Film Studio

    07:06 - David’s Role In Avatar

    08:12 - How David Got His Role In Avatar

    12:44 - What James Cameron Is Like

    15:32 - James Cameron Is A Genius

    16:33 - Avatar Sets/Green Screen

    17:22 - Transformers Set/James Cameron Showing Michael Bay David’s Scene

    18:21 - Life In Sydney

    19:50 - Getting A Job Is Like Being On Holiday

    21:18 - You’ve Got To Be Diverse To Work In NZ/Theatre

    24:27 - Zombie Theatrical Show/Video Games/Last Of Us

    28:40 - Commercials

    29:20 - Pineapple Lumps Ad

    31:08 - Voice Over For KFC Story/Sky Sports Now

    32:57 - Clarity With Voice Overs

    34:27 - How David Got ‘Derek’ Role In Sione’s Wedding

    40:08 - Memorising A Script/David’s Process

    44:20 - Crying On Cue/Key To Cry In A Scene

    46:40 - Kiwi Actors In Australia/Acting Audition In Sydney/Kathmandu Voice Over

    50:14 - Living In London/Time In Spain/Zombie Show

    54:08 - Accents/IDEEA Website/Australian Accent

    57:33 - Directors David Would Want To Work With/Diversity

    58:50 - Taika Waititi/David’s Experience With Taika

    1:00:53 - Flight Of The Conchords

    1:01:11 - Celebrities That Are Normal & Divas/Kanye West

    1:03:20 - David’s Advice For Creative People

    1:05:08 - Confidentiality Agreements & Keeping Them Secret

    1:06:47 - David’s Instagram

  • Paula Southgate is the current mayor of Hamilton City.

    SOCIAL MEDIA

    Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/Hamiltoncity/

    Vincent O'Malley Historical Report

    https://www.hamilton.govt.nz/Documents/Historical%20Report%20on%20Hamilton%20Street%20and%20City%20Names%20FINAL.pdf

    TIMESTAMPS

    00:45 - Zoom//Council During Lockdown/Voting Online

    02:30 - Meetings Via Zoom

    03:20 - Priorities After Lockdown

    04:22 - Debt/Facilities Not Being Used/Adjusting Budgets

    05:37 - Why Certain Projects Were Deferred

    06:28 - Getting Money From Government For Projects/Project Priorities

    08:16 - How Long Do Government Submissions Take

    09:26 - Discussions Council Had With Government In Regards To Hamiltons Growth

    10:38 - Future Proof Committee

    11:03 - Connection To Auckland & Tauranga/Inland Port

    12:04 - Hamilton To Auckland Starting Date/Upgrading Rail To Auckland Airport

    13:30 - Metro Spacial Plan/Rapid Transport

    15:30 - Investment & Business Moving To Hamilton

    17:01 - Attractions To Hamilton/River Plan

    18:52 - Waikato Regional Theatre Connecting To The River

    19:52 - Jetty & Ferry To The City/Te Awa Cycleway

    22:20 - Richard Briggs Role At Hamilton City Council

    25:30 - Public Consultation

    26:28 - Rhododendron Lawn Example

    28:00 - Hamilton Gardens Congestion/Carparks/HCC Is Listening

    30:22 - Iwi Were Not Happy About Captain Hamilton Statue

    31:21 - Captain Hamilton Was Removed Due To Hazard Risks

    32:57 - Changing Hamiltons Name/Street Name Changes

    34:56 - Having A Constructive Open Dialog/Street Name Change Cost/Submitting A Name Change

    38:15 - Keeping People Safe Was Paulas Priority

    41:15 - Vincent O’ Malley Report

    42:11 - HCC Has Regular Meetings With Tainui

    43:16 - Mega Wintec Headquaters/C.O.V.E

    45:01 - How Paula Pitches Industries To Come To Hamilton

    46:20 - Ending Hamilton’s Negative Image

    47:30 - Hamilton’s Wide Demographic

    48:20 - Paula Encourages People To Come Talk To Her At Events

    48:39 - Paula Spoke With Brazilian Mayors On Covid-19

    49:29 - Difference Between Isolation & Quarantine Hotels

    49:50 - Paula Has Asked Government For No More Returnees Isolating In Hamilton

    50:10 - New Hotel On Hood Street

  • Darcy Ungaro is a financial advisor and the host of the investment podcast NZ Everyday Investor.

    SOCIAL MEDIA

    Website - https://ungaro.co.nz/nzeverydayinvestor/

    Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/TheNZEverydayInvestor/

    Twitter - @UngaroDarcy

    Instagram - @nzeverydayinvestor

    TIMESTAMPS

    00:40 - Why Darcy Became A Financial Advisor

    02:40 - How Darcy Started The NZ Everyday Investor Podcast

    05:00 - Darcy’s Financial Advising Style/Common Questions Darcy Gets

    06:40 - Good Debt & Bad Debt/Reasons Why People Get Into Debt

    08:18 - Debt Coming From Belief System

    09:10 - Good Debt/Examples Of Good Debt

    10:52 - Good Debt Being Used To Buy Property

    11:35 - Safely Taking Risks With Shares/Invest Or Paying Debt

    13:23 - Diversifying With Investments

    15:30 - How Darcy Explains Investing To Noobs

    16:45 - Auckland House Prices/Struggling To Save

    18:30 - People Being Caught Up In The Injustice Of How Difficult House Ownership Is

    19:00 - Looking At Other Options Of House Ownership/Buying Outside Of Auckland

    21:06 - Reece Gives Backstory Of How He Purchased His First House

    22:36 - Darcy Uses Reece’s Story To Detail Different Housing Options

    23:07 - Compromising On Your Housing Desires

    24:18 - Darcy Gives Clients The Hard Truth/Rage Against The Machine

    25:49 - Being A Slave To Your Mortgage/Trends Of First Home Buyers

    27:00 - Housing Desires Changing Due To Circumstances e.g Children

    28:00 - Reece Is Conscious Of Mortgage Repayments

    28:59 - Staying The Course With Investing During Covid-19

    30:45 - Repositioning Your Investment During Uncertain Times

    32:33 - People Are Sheep

    33:47 - Sharemarkets During Lockdown/Kneejerk Reactions

    35:50 - Not One Size Fits All With Investing/Internet Providing Conflicting Information

    38:09 - Darcy Still Changes His Views On Investing/Not Handling The Truth

    39:54 - Reece’s Podcasting Style

    40:48 - How Darcy Approaches Each Client

    42:56 - So Many Different Types Of Financial Advice/How Darcy Operates

    46:40 - Gold & Cryptocurrency Is Against The Status Quo

    48:15 - Gold & Cryptocurrency Vs Shares

    54:29 - Different Types Of Commercial Property

    55:37 - Industrial Property Is A Necessity

    56:45 - Reece Asks Darcy A Question He’s Never Been Asked Before

    57:42 - Why Darcy Left Canada To Come To NZ

    58:59 - NZ Will Be Prime Investment Due To It Being A Safehaven From Covid-19

    1:01:16 - Problems With Auckland/Viewing Auckland Homes At Investments

    1:02:52 - Where To Follow The NZ Everyday Investor Podcast

    1:03:15 - Reece & Darcy Reflect On Information They Think Is Good But Audience Think Is Rubbish

    1:05:11 - Where To Follow The NZ Everyday Investor Podcast Social Media

  • King Cass is a hip-hop artist from Christchurch, he leads the King Case, Anti P and Suicide Awareness movements and is well known for his battle with ADHD and with Psychosis.

    SOCIAL MEDIA

    Website - kingcass.co.nz

    Facebook - King Cass

    Instagram - @kingcassnz

    TIMESTAMPS

    TIMESTAMPS

    00:25 - Bumpy Flight Into Auckland/Flying

    01:00 - Wellington Flights

    01:40 - Being Diagnosed With ADHD

    03:12 - Side Effects Of ADHD Medication

    04:02 - Talking To People With ADHD/Adult Review Of ADHD

    05:33 - Tall Poppy Syndrome Within Hip-Hop/Humble Pie

    06:50 - Haters/Goals

    07:30 - Believing In Yourself

    08:48 - Being In A Meth Induced Psychosis/How Cass Got Into Drugs

    11:09 - Friends Misleading Cass/Cass Peak

    12:28 - Other People With Psychosis Relating To King Cass

    13:30 - King Cass Saving His Mums Life/Song Writing

    14:43 - Politics/Echo Chambers

    16:30 - Killing The Ego/Youth Work

    18:08 - Staying Positive

    20:50 - Being Self Aware Of Depression

    22:02 - King Cass Is An Introvert

    22:45 - Coping During Lockdown

    24:55 - Media

    25:37 - Seeing A Therapist/Passion Purpose And Potential

    27:51 - Mental Health Linked To Family/Youth Retreats

    29:42 - Broaden Your Horizon

    32:15 - Starting Your Own Movement

    33:41 - How King Cass Learned Songwriting/ Christianity

    35:05 - Battle Rap/Walk The Talk/Seven Sharp/Sponsors

    37:46 - How King Cass Writes Songs

    38:38 - Favourite Show Was At Masterton/Connections

    39:06 - Who King Cass Wants To Collaborate With/Influences

    40:00 - King Cass Doesn’t Like Christchurch

    41:05 - King Cass Likes Taranaki & Wellington

    41:33 - How King Cass Met Dilz

    43:30 - King Cass Promotes His Album & New Material

    43:56 - How King Cass Decides What To Perform/Vocal Training

    45:16 - King Cass Will Perform For Another 20 Years

    45:46 - Long Term Plans

    46:44 - Not Being Tempted To Relapse In Hip Hop Circles

    48:25 - Performing A Set/Nationwide Tour

    50:45 - Getting Burned Out/Hope

    51:00 - Tattoos/Why King Cass Got So Many Tattoos

    52:47 - Meaning Behind Facial Tattoo

    54:06 - King Cass Has Multiple Tattooists/King Cass Will Get His Whole Body Tattooed

    55:01 - Where It Hurts The Most To Get A Tattoo

    55:40 - King Cass Wants To Be A Canvas

    56:30 - People Being Written Off For His Tattoos/Way Finding

    58:19 - Where To Follow King Cass

    59:06 - What The King Cass Movement Is

    59:20 - King Cass Spits A Verse

  • Robin Rhymes is a battle rapper based out of Dallas, Texas. She was meant to compete at FTH 5 in NZ in late March against Scrypt before Covid-19 hit.

    SOCIAL MEDIA

    Instagram - @robinrhymes

    Twitter - @Robin_Rhymes

    Faceboook - Robin Rhymes

    TIMESTAMPS

    01:10 - How Robin Is Coping With Covid-19
    02:12 - Robin Unsure What Kiwis Eat/Indian Food/Netflix
    04:09 - Black Lives Matter Protests & Riots
    07:41 - Lockdown Causing People To Go Insane/Marches/Education With Money
    10:05 - New Zealands Covid-19 Response
    11:03 - Robin Doesnt Know Dallas Population
    12:57 - How Robin Got Into Battle Rap
    15:21 - How Robin Constructs Her Punchlines/Structuring Her Rounds
    18:38 - Prepping For A Battle/Memory/Offensive Punchlines
    21:15 - Robin Was Meant To Come To NZ/How The Opportunity Came About
    22:35 - Robin Hasnt Battled A Guy
    22:42 - Robins Thoughts On Dizaster
    24:39 - Robin Wants To Battle DNA
    26:04 - Charlie Clips Would Make Robin Bring Her A Game/Charlie Clips
    27:45 - Female Battle Rap
    29:44 - Switching Into Killer Mode
    31:07 - Robin Prefers To Battle Early In The Night
    32:45 - Robin Thinking A Punchline Is Going To Hit And It Doesnt Hit
    35:00 - NZ Battlers Robin Paid Attention Too
    35:19 - Talented Steven
    36:00 - Robin Thinks NZ Crowds Really Support The Battlers
    37:00 - Female Battle Rappers In America Don't Show Love After A Battle/Ladi Flames
    39:09 - Robin Wants To Write For Television
    41:12 - Robin Doesn't Get Stopped On The Street
    43:00 - Robin Might Relocate To Atlanta At Some Point/NZ Doesnt Have Seafood
    44:15 - Aucklands House Price Vs Dallas House Price
    46:49 - HOA(Home Owners Association)
    48:32 - Tiger King
    49:15 - Media Sensationalising America
    50:00 - Donald Trump
    52:40 - Auckland Black Lives Matter Protest/Dallas Snipers
    53:50 - Americas Love For Guns/Texas Gun Laws/Robin Doesn92t Have A Gun
    56:00 - Indians In Dallas & NZ
    56:40 - Butter Chicken Isnt An Indian Dish
    57:50 - Hot Wings/Spicy Food/Ghost Pepper
    59:35 - Robin Gets Annoyed With Her Coworkers/Robin Working Remotely
    1:01:22 - Kiwis Would Hook Robin Up She Moved To NZ
    1:01:56 - NZ Has Texas BBQ Food
    1:02:04 - Raw Thawt
    1:03:02 - Reece Teaches Robin To Pronounce Maori
    1:04:00 - Big Polynesian Population In Auckland/2pac Pronounced Wrong By White People
    1:05:00 - Different American Accents
    1:06:10 - Robin Adjusting To NZ Battle Rap Terms
    1:07:30 - Disaster Vs Skolar Battle
    1:08:35 - Trying To Learn Battle Rap Terms
    1:09:50 - James Cameron
    1:10:16 - Americans Underground Bunkers In Queenstown In NZ
    1:11:17 - Daylyt/Battle Rap Without The Crowd

  • Carlos Hicks is an MMA fighter and winner of the King In The Ring. He currently trains at City Kick Boxing with MMA heavyweights like Israel Adesanya and Dan Hooker.

    SOCIAL MEDIA

    Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/losflyingfijian/

    Instagram - @losflyingfijian

    TIMESTAMPS

    01:08 - Carlos’ Initial Thoughts On Covid-19

    02:28 - Spanish Flu/Second Waves

    03:49 - Different Strains In America

    04:55 - Wellington

    06:59 - People With Big Calves

    07:40 - Returning To Training

    08:27 - Fail With The UK Travellers Bringing Covid-19

    09:20 - Kiwis Will Rebel If Another Lockdown Happens

    10:08 - Auckland/Huntly Bypass

    11:00 - Driving To Auckland/Fizzsticks

    12:15 - Police Radar

    13:21 - Carlos’s Run Ins With Police/Racism

    16:40 - Kiwis Absorbing To Much Of American Culture

    18:06 - Police Need To Have More Training/Police Brutality

    21:45 - Reece Being Abused On Facebook

    23:51 - Carlos Does Not Care Much About The Captain Hamilton Statue

    24:31 - Bad Side Of Black Lives Matter

    26:15 - Anybody But Trump

    27:16 - Dwayne Johnson/Reece & Carlos Impersonate The Rock

    28:14 - Trump Was Entertaining During Debates

    28:45 - Kiwis Dont Worship Celebrities/NZ Celebrities Don’t Get Shine

    30:06 - Shortland Street

    31:15 - Reece Doesn’t Want To Be A Celebrity

    32:49 - Businesses Need To Adapt To Covid-19 Life

    33:30 - Carlos Home Gym Setup/Carlos Training Sessions

    34:49 - Hakarimata Trail Training & Stories

    38:35 - Struggling To Stay Fit During Lockdown

    39:17 - Speaking Mandarin/Indians You Can Understand By Body Language

    40:30 - Russell Peters

    42:37 - Papatoetoe Is A Little India

    43:07 - Carlos Speaking At His Old School Due To A Stabbing There

    44:00 - Carlos’ Wife Is His Calmness/Being Numb To Violence/Reasons For Wanting To Speak At School

    48:00 - Teaching The Youth About The Real World

    53:00 - Racism Prejudice And Where It Stems From/Racial Unity

    57:00 - The “Make America Great Again Hat Guy” At The Black Lives Matter Protest In Auckland

    1:00:29 - Stereotypes To African Americans in NZ/Kevin Posey

    1:01:49 - Media Sensationalising News

    1:02:37 - People Turning on Ashley Bloomfield/Mike Hosking

    1:03:30 - Carlos Thinks Politicians Are All The Same/Politics

    1:06:45 - Politicians Not Being Transparent/Andrew King

    1:09:23 - 5G Covid-19 Conspiracy

    1:10:00 - Being Fooled By Conspiracies/Flat Earth Theory

    1:12:00 - Subconsciously Absorbing Negativity From Social Media

    1:13:22 - Carlos Doesn’t Carry Emotion Into His Fights/Dealing With Emotions

    1:16:19 - Mental Health Being Linked To Food

    1:17:45 - People Being Healthier During Lockdown

    1:18:30 - People Queuing At McDonalds For Hours At Level 3

    1:19:45 - Successful People Wouldn’t Queue For Hours For Fast Food/McDonalds Marketing

    1:21:45 - NZ Exports Its Best Food And Keeps Its Crap Food

    1:22:17 - Carlos Can Rap

    1:22:52 - Where To Follow Carlos Hicks

    1:23:34 - Carlos Hicks Spits A Rap Verse

  • Greg Johnston is the former CEO of startup company that launched the innovative tech MANTA5

    SOCIAL MEDIA

    Website - https://nz.manta5.com

    Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/Manta5NZ/

    Instagram - @manta5.nz

    Twitter - @Manta5_NZ

    TIMESTAMPS

    00:40 - How Manta 5 Company Was Founded

    02:13 - How Greg Ended Up At Manta 5

    03:15 - The Original Manta 5 Concept And How It Evolved

    04:20 - All Technology Was Created From Scratch

    04:49 - Hardest Part Of Designing Manta 5

    05:20 - Testing Out The Manta 5/Cutting Through Waves

    07:20 - Creating A Community Around Manta 5

    08:22 - Keeping The Manta 5 Secret/Getting 350 Million Views/Promotion

    09:52 - Investors For Manta 5

    11:04 - Entrepaneur’s Having Self Doubt

    13:21 - Resigning During Covid-19/Reasons For Resigning

    15:22 - Lockdown Forced Greg To Unwind & Slow Down

    16:20 - Travelling To Promote Manta 5/America

    17:50 - Greg Feels Very Privileged

    18:54 - Getting Opportunities/Peter Beck

    20:42 - Start Ups In NZ Not Getting Enough Support & Funding

    22:45 - Investing In Property Over Business/Ease Of Starting A Business In NZ

    24:26 - Silicon Valley Of NZ

    26:58 - Staying Grounded After Massive Success

    27:49 - What Greg Learned From Guy Howard-Willis

    29:23 - Greg Meeting Shaq & Other Celebrities

    31:20 - Consumer Electronics Show(CES)

    32:38 - Being Motivated & Inspired By Intelligent People

    34:07 - Greg Wants To Help Other Entrepreneurs

    36:48 - India

    40:24 - Mexico

    41:30 - Taiwan/Reece Doesn’t Like Flying

    42:22 - Jetlag From Travelling

    43:03 - Why Greg Became A Vegetarian

    43:45 - Reece’s Change In Diet

    44:50 - Meat In NZs DNA/Meat Alternatives

    46:16 - Food Intolerance/Inflammation In The Gut

    48:40 - Alternatives For Food Nutrition/Greg’s Diet

    50:59 - Hakarimata Trail

    51:37 - Greg’s Vegetarian Restaurant Recommendations

    53:07 - Drones

    54:22 - Eminem Concert

    55:38 - Where To Follow Manta 5

    56:33 - Manta 5 Will Release Entry Level Projects At A Later Date

  • Kernel is an innovative investment company that allows you to manage your investment portfolio in a user friendly way

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    01:42 - Enjoying Talking To Customers During Lockdown/Answering Customers Questions

    02:37 - Duration Of Calls/Appreciating Long Investment Discussions With Customers

    04:00 - Investing In A Lump Sum

    04:45 - Pros And Cons Of Lump Sums

    06:53 - Kernel Are Not Financial Advisers/Tools Kernel Provides

    08:01 - Starting An Investment Portfolio

    10:43 - Complications Of An Investment Portfolio

    11:33 - Diversification/Simplifying Funds

    12:28 - People Not Knowing What They Are Investing In

    14:03 - Being Influenced By Media To Invest In Certain Stocks

    15:45 - Mob Mentality & Stopping It

    18:15 - Being Cautious With Finances Due To Covid-19

    19:46 - Lag Effect

    20:08 - Long Term Strategy/Emotional Decision Making

    22:29 - Commercial Property/Working From Home

    24:25 - Core Satellite Investing

    26:02 - Example Of Core Satellite Investing

    27:15 - Core Satellite Investing In Its Infancy In NZ/Opportunities Of Core Satellite

    29:37 - People Thinking They Know What Core Satellites Are But Don’t

    30:31 - Simplifying Investing To People Who Don’t Know Anything

    31:52 - Kernel Want You To Contact Them If You Have Financial Concerns/Expanding

    32:23 - Expanding Kernel Overseas

    32:50 - Kernels Thoughts On Investing Around Covid-19

    35:50 - Residential Property

    39:55 - Younger People Investing Less In Property/New Opportunities

    40:36 - Difference Between The GFC & Covid-19/Recovery Timeframe

    42:07 - Kiwisaver

    43:25 - Emotional Decision Making

    44:05 - Residential Property Doesn’t Require Constant Evaluating

    44:45 - House Forecasts Due To Unemployment

    45:44 - Gold & Cryptocurrency

    47:07- How Kernel Stay Up To Date With The Market

    48:37 - Kernel’s Roadshow

    49:45 - Kernel’s Advice On Whether To Pay A Mortgage Off Faster

    51:22 - Debt

    55:00 - NZ Going Cashless/Paywave

    56:34 - China’s Pay App

    58:59 - How To Find Kernel

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