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Dylan Taite

Reporter

Reporter, musician and most importantly music fan, Dylan Taite can be fairly claimed as the man who brought some of the most left field musical talent to prime-time TV. Some of his interviews are legendary —  others, like his sit-down with reggae legend Bob Marley, historically important. All were done with an eye for invention, a sharp turn of phrase and a touch of eccentricity that made his reports a must-see for music fans.

He had that unique thing about him which was that you knew it was a Dylan piece. It's like a masterpiece, a piece of art that you look at. You don't need to look at the name, you know who it is. Presenter Mike Hosking on TVNZ, 22 January 2003