Nelly Venue Change

Posted: Friday 19 December 2014

Nelly's concert with B.O.B. and Lupe Fiasco has been moved to the Logan Campbell Centre.All tickets purchased for Trusts Arena are still valid for the new venue. Ticket holders that had allocated seating will be given premium seats at the new venue in the upstairs general admission seated section.If ticket holders are able to attend the new venue they are ... Read more

Herbs and Ardijah join Jimmy Cliff in Tauranga

Posted: Friday 19 December 2014

The kings and queen of Pacific reggae, soul and funk have been confirmed to join Jamaican reggae royalty, Jimmy Cliff, at Tauranga’s ASB Arena, Baypark on Friday 27 March 2015.Ardijah formed in the late 70’s and over 3 decades have developed their unique ‘Poly Fonk’ style. Lead singer Betty-Anne has become one of our most respected vocal divas and the voice of ... Read more

What's On This Weekend 19-21 December

Posted: Thursday 18 December 2014

This weekend, don't miss Empire in Wellington, Sol3 Mio in Hawke's Bay or Auckland, Joan Armatrading in Christchurch, PDigsss in Mt Maunganui, Katy Perry in Auckland, The Colourists in Wellington, SoundFest in Lower Hutt, 7 Days Live in Palmerston North, the Festival of Lights in New Plymouth, the Baypark Family Speedway Sprint Champs in Mt Maunganui, ... Read more

Cricket Legends to Play in Art Deco Match

Posted: Wednesday 17 December 2014

Hawke's Bay will play host to cricket legends Mark Greatbatch, Chris Harris and Dion Nash in an art deco-style friendly match to coincide with the ICC Cricket World Cup.The sports stars will play alongside other big cricket names, some talented youngsters and other special guests in a 'NZ vs. Rest of the World' game that will take place at the Clifton County Cricket Club in Te ... Read more

Stephen Malkmus & The Jicks Announce NZ Tour

Posted: Tuesday 16 December 2014

Stephen Malkmus, frontman of seminal 90s group Pavement, is coming to New Zealand for four shows with his band The Jicks.The tour announcement follows the release of the band's sixth album, 'Wig Out at Jagbags', which was released earlier this year on Matador Records.Malkmus formed the Jicks in 2000, the year after Pavement disbanded and they were last in New Zealand for a 2009 show in ... Read more

Angus & Julia Stone Announce NZ Return with Wellington, Christchurch Dates

Posted: Tuesday 16 December 2014

Following their sold-out show at Auckland's Civic Theatre in September, Angus & Julia Stone have announced a New Zealand tour to take place on the back of their appearance at Laneway Festival.The duo, best known for their single 'Big Jet Plane', will perform in theatres in Wellington and Christchurch. 2014 has been a busy year for the Stone siblings, who released the Rick ... Read more

Splore Announces Full Lineup

Posted: Friday 12 December 2014

Splore has released its full lineup, expanding their list of performers to some 300 acts.Legendary neo-soul musician Roy Ayers and Canadian turntablist Kid Koala are the latest additions to the music festival. Read more

Folk Tui Nominees Announced

Posted: Friday 12 December 2014

The nominees for the 2015 Best Folk Album have been announced.2014 winners Great North are once again in the running for the award, thanks to their third album Up in Smoke. Also in the running are Flip Grater for her album Pigalle, written and recorded in her new home of Paris, and Rachel Dawick for her fourth album The Boundary Riders, a collection of musical tales about New ... Read more

Perfume Genius Announces New Zealand Tour

Posted: Friday 12 December 2014

Acclaimed Seattle musician Perfume Genius is bringing his four-piece band to New Zealand for two concerts in February.Perfume Genius will be performing at the King's Arms in Auckland on February 20th, then head to Wellington to perform at Bodega on February 21st.Mike Hadraes has released three albums under the moniker of Perfume Genius, with his latest record Too Bright finding its way onto ... Read more

What's On This Weekend 12-14 December

Posted: Thursday 11 December 2014

This weekend, don't miss APO's Celebrate Christmas in Auckland, Drift South Round 2 in Christchurch, Mary's Christmas in Dunedin, Dead Tragic in Wellington, 7 Days Live in Timaru, Invercargill or Dunedin, Musica Balkanica Choir in Christchurch, the NZ Concerto Orchestra in Auckland, NZSM's Cellophonia Finale Concert in Wellington, Aspire's All Aboard in Putaruru, ... Read more

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