What's on This Weekend 24-27 October

Posted: Thursday 23 October 2014

This long Labour Weekend, don't miss the Huia Festival in Masterton, Supergroove at the "it!" Bay of Islands Food & Wine Festival, Queenstown Jazzfest, the Feelers in Mangawhai, Soulfest in Auckland, Aaradhna in Tauranga or Rotorua, Empire in Christchurch, Titanium ... Read more

Luckless and Pales Announce New Zealand Tour

Posted: Wednesday 22 October 2014

Following the release of her critically-acclaimed album 'Vindication Blues', Luckless, the project of songwriter Ivy Rossiter, will be touring throughout the country this November with folk trio Pales.Luckless toured New Zealand back in July with a four-piece band, and this time Rossiter will be performing by herself, allowing audiences the chance to experience the more introspective, reflective ... Read more

Eddie Izzard Announces New Zealand Tour

Posted: Wednesday 22 October 2014

British comedian Eddie Izzard has announced a run of New Zealand dates as part of his Force Majeur world tour.Starting in March 2013, Force Majeur is the most extensive comedy tour ever and once completed, Eddie Izzard will have performed in 25 countries across 5 continents. He recently completed two three-month residencies in Paris, where he performed entirely in French and one in Berline, where ... Read more

Vodafone New Zealand Music Award Finalists Announced

Posted: Wednesday 22 October 2014

The finalists for the 2014 Vodafone New Zealand Music Awards have been announced, with Lorde and Sol3 Mio leading the nominations.After winning the Tui for Single of the Year with 'Royals' last year, Lorde is hoping to achieve the same with this year's song 'Team' and is also nominated for Mentos Album of the Year with 'Pure Heroine', Best Female Solo Artist, The Edge Best Pop Album and for the ... Read more

What's On This Weekend 17-19 October

Posted: Thursday 16 October 2014

This weekend, don't miss NZ Opera's Don Giovanni in Wellington, Colour Dash in Palmerston North, the CanSurf Motorcycle Rally in Waihi Beach, NZSO's Bold Worlds in Hamilton or Auckland, Devilskin in Te Awamutu, ATC's Sons in Mangere, The Irish Rovers in Invercargill or Dunedin, Tiki Taane in ... Read more

Odesza Announce Auckland Gig

Posted: Tuesday 14 October 2014

Seattle production duo Odesza are heading to New Zealand for one show at Auckland's King's Arms.Odesza is Harrison Mills (aka Catacombkid) and Clayton Knight (BeachesBeaches), two friends who met while studing at Western Washington University. Apearing on the scene in 2012, the pair quickly carved out a distinctive sound. Known for creating instrumental hip hop, their songs often feature ... Read more

Brooke Fraser Announces New Zealand Tour

Posted: Tuesday 14 October 2014

Kiwi pop singer/songwriter Brooke Fraser is heading out on tour to celebrate the release of her fourth album Brutal Romantic.It will be Fraser's first New Zealand tour since 2011 and she is making up for lost time by performing in ten cities around the country - everywhere from Auckland to Invercargill.That's not to say Fraser hasn't been busy in the intervening years, of course. Writing ... Read more

Hurray for the Riff Raff Announce Auckland Concert

Posted: Monday 13 October 2014

New Orleans-based Americana group Hurray for the Riff Raff has announced a one-off show at Vector Arena's Tuning Fork this November.Led by Alynda Lee Segarra, Hurray for the Riff Raff are one of the most exciting up-and-coming Americana bands, receiving a nomination for Emerging Artist of the Year by the Americana Association and their new album Home Town Heroes lauded by ... Read more

Ed Sheeran Adds Extra Auckland Date

Posted: Monday 13 October 2014

After his concerts in Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch all sold out in a matter of minutes, Ed Sheeran has added a second Auckland date to his New Zealand tour.The second Auckland concert will take place on Sunday 12th April, and tickets are already selling fast.Sheeran has been a completely solo act for the entirety of his career, whether he is performing ... Read more

Michael Palin Announces Auckland Show

Posted: Monday 13 October 2014

Monty Python star Michael Palin will be performing at Auckland's Aotea Centre in support of the release of volume three of his diaries: Travelling to Work 1988-1998.The new book will feature prominently in Michael Palin - Live on Stage. Travelling to Work 1988-1998 sees Palin recount the period of his life that began with filming the BBC's Around the World in Eighty Days ... Read more

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