Jurassic 5 to Return for New Zealand Tour

Posted: Friday 28 November 2014

Lengendary hip hop group Jurassic 5 are returning to New Zealand in 2015 for the second time since their 2013 reunion.Touring as part of the Byron Bay Bluesfest Sideshows, all six original members of Jurassic 5 will be performing in Christchurch, Wellington and Auckland.The group recently released their first single since the reunion, 'The Way We Do It', ... Read more

Charles Bradley Announces Auckland Concert

Posted: Friday 28 November 2014

Adding to the already huge lineup of Byron Bay Bluesfest acts making their way over the ditch for sideshows, funk and RnB singer Charles Bradley has announced a show at Auckland's Powerstation.Bradley's story is in extraordinary one. Discovered by Daptone Records working as a James Brown impersonator, at the tender age of 62 he released his debut album No Time for Dreaming in ... Read more

Neil Diamond Announces New Zealand Concerts

Posted: Friday 28 November 2014

Neil Diamond, the Grammy-award winning rock and pop singer/songwriter, will be performing two shows in New Zealand next year as part of his 2015 World Tour.The 'Sweet Caroline' singer will perform in Auckland on Monday 19th October and in Dunedin on Saturday 24th October (Labour weekend).The tour will feature songs from Diamond's latest album Melody Road as well as many of his greatest ... Read more

What's On This Weekend 28-30 November

Posted: Thursday 27 November 2014

This weekend, don't miss Grassroots Rugby League Fight Night in Auckland, EVolocity in Christchurch, Trinity Roots & Their Irish Friends in Wellington, Breabach in Dunedin or Christchurch, Pauline Scanlon in Hastings or Raglan, Murder at Rutherford House in Hastings, Empire in Wellington, the Ceroc NZ National ... Read more

Broods Announce Evergreen Tour

Posted: Monday 24 November 2014

Fresh from winning the Tui for Breakthrough Artist of the year, Broods have announced an extensive New Zealand tour next February.Broods, AKA Georgia and Caleb Nott, will be taking their all-ages Evergreen Tour to Wellington, Nelson, Christchurch City, New Plymouth, Auckland and Hamilton.It has been a whirlwind 12 months for the Nelson siblings, who played ... Read more

New Zealand Music Award Winners 2014

Posted: Friday 21 November 2014

Following a stellar year both locally and internationally for Lorde, the popular singer won six Tui awards at the 2014 Vodafone New Zealand Music Awards.Lorde took out the two biggest awards of the night, Mentos Album of the Year for Pure Heroine and Vodafone Single of the Year for Team. She also won awards for Best Female Solo Artist, The Edge Best Pop Album, Vodafone Highest Selling Single ... Read more

Gary Clark Jr Announces New Zealand Tour

Posted: Thursday 20 November 2014

Austin-based blues musician Gary Clark Jr. is heading to New Zealand for three concerts in March.Described as "the past and future of blues", Clark combines his deep blues influence with hip-hop and contemporary soul music. His major label debut album Blak and Blu features the Grammy-award-winning track 'Please Come Home'. This was followed up by a live album, titled simply ... Read more

What's On This Weekend 21-23 November

Posted: Thursday 20 November 2014

This weekend, don't miss Are You Being Served in Christchurch, Trinity Roots in Paraparaumu or Wellington, Mick Flannery and John Spillane in Dunedin or Christchurch, the Manawatu Sinfonia Spring Concert in Palmerston North, the Queenstown International Marathon, Fatai in Auckland, Deb Webber in Hanmer ... Read more

Frank Turner & the Sleeping Souls Announce NZ Tour

Posted: Wednesday 19 November 2014

While in Australia for Bluesfest, folk-punk musician Frank Turner has announced a series of sideshows, which include two dates in New Zealand.With his band the Sleeping Souls, Frank Turner will perform in Auckland and Wellington.Following the demise of Million Dead, the hardcore band he fronted nearly 10 years ago, Turner went solo, experimenting with a more folk-driven sound. It was his ... Read more

Save the Date: Coca-Cola Christmas in the Park

Posted: Wednesday 19 November 2014

With Christmas a little over a month away, the social calendar is quickly filling up with end-of-year parties and perhaps the biggest of them all, Coca-Cola Christmas in the Park, has just announced its dates and headliners for 2014.The Christchurch Christmas in the Park will take place on Saturday 29th November at Hagley Park, while the Auckland event will be held at the Domain on ... Read more

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