UK Comedian John Bishop to Perform in Auckland

Monday 3 August 2015

British comedian John Bishop will be performing his stand-up show at Auckland's Bruce Mason Centre later this year.Best known to New Zealand audiences from his appearances on The Graham Norton Show and his role on Skins, Bishop has become one of Britain's best-loved comedians, regularly selling out arenas across the UK. John BishopAuckland - Friday 16th October, Bruce Mason ... Read more

The Fall Announces Two NZ Shows

Monday 3 August 2015

Post-punk legends The Fall are returning to New Zealand for two shows in October.Centred around the enigmatic frontman Mark E. Smith, The Fall is touring in support of Sub-Lingual Tablet, the band's 31st album in its 39-year history. As the band's founder and only original member, Smith is The Fall's steady force, while the evolving lineup has helped their sound to always be "fresh, vital and ... Read more

Hello Sailor Adds More Dates to NZ Tour

Monday 3 August 2015

After strong ticket sales, Hello Sailor has announced an additional Auckland date and added a Christchurch concert to their 40th anniversary tour.Hello Sailor will be revisiting all of their best-loved hits and are bringing the Band of Brothers along as the opening act. Band of Brothers features Jordan Luck (The Exponents), Peter Urlich (Th' Dudes), Eddie Rayner (Spilt Enz), Brett Adams ... Read more

Yelawolf Announces Auckland Show

Monday 3 August 2015

Alabama rapper Yelawolf has announced a concert in Auckland, where he is stopping off in support of his latest album, Love Story.Released in April on Eminem's Shady Records, the album features Yelawolf's signature double-time, staccato rapping and has touches of Outkast and Alabama classics Lynard Skynard. As the executive producer, Eminem worked closely with Yelawolf on Love Story, ... Read more

SJD Announces NZ Tour with String Quartet

Thursday 30 July 2015

SJD has announced he will be performing his new album Saint John Divine in full, complete with a strong quartet, at shows in Wellington and Auckland.The album has been critically acclaimed, with Sunday Star Times' Nick Bollinger describing it as "blue-eyed soul that reaches down into the core of your being".Special guest Shayne Carter will join SJD on tour and will ... Read more

Jon Spencer Blues Explosion Postpone Auckland Gig

Thursday 30 July 2015

UPDATE 3PM 30/7: Jon Spencer Blues Explosion have announced the new date for their Auckland show, after tomorrow night's gig had to be cancelled because the band were too sick to travel.The concert will now take place on Wednesday 5th August. All tickets are still valid for the new date. If you are unable to make it to the new date, please contact the ticketing company you purchased them ... Read more

Oprah Winfrey is Coming to New Zealand

Tuesday 28 July 2015

Oprah Winfrey is coming to New Zealand for the first time ever for a show in Auckland this summer.The media mogul and philathropist will present 'An Evening with Oprah', bringing her personal story and insights to life in a one-of-a-kind intimate evening at Vector Arena on December 16th.As the host of her own talk show for 25 years, Oprah has established herself as one of the most ... Read more

Don McGlashan Announces Solo NZ Tour

Tuesday 28 July 2015

Following his hugely-successful sold-out album release tour, Don McGlashan is once again hitting the road, this time playing a solo set at some of the country's more intimate venues.The Lucky Stars Solo Tour will stop off in 11 towns around the country starting in Whangarei in mid-September and ending in Masterton a month later. McGlashan will be performing songs from his acclaimed album ... Read more

Flying Nun Announces K'Rd Festival 'The Others Way'

Monday 27 July 2015

Flying Nun and 95bFM have announced the Others Way Festival, that will see 27 acts performing in six different venues around K Rd on September 4th.Inspired by international music festivals CMJ and SXSW, The Others Way is a return of sorts of 95bFM's bStreet, with an eclectic lineup featuring some of the best indie, electronica, hip hop and alt-pop bands in New Zealand.'90s indie act ... Read more

Little Esther Povitsky Announces NZ Shows

Monday 27 July 2015

LA comedian Esther Povitsky is coming to New Zealand for the first time for shows in Auckland and Wellington.Best known as Little Esther, Povitsky is the host of the 'Weird Adults with Little Esther' podcast, where she finds out what makes her comedian friends "weird adults".She has also had appearances on television's New Girl, Parks and Recreation, Key & Peele and Jimmy Kimmel ... Read more

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