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Great North Release Fourth LP 'The Golden Age' Today

Friday, 20 October 2017, 11:19 am | Great Things

With a career already spanning 10 years and three albums, New Zealand band The Golden Age still aren’t over the hard yards. More >>

Lord Echo Brings 'Harmonies' to Wellington & Auckland

Thursday, 28 September 2017, 8:58 am | Great Things

Thursday, September 28, 2017 - Wellington producer and multi-instrumentalist Lord Echo is taking his stunning record Harmonies on the road for a pair of headline shows at iconic venues San Fran in Wellington and Hollywood Cinema in Auckland this November. More >>

Anika Moa Announces Two Tours In One

Monday, 21 August 2017, 8:45 am | Great Things

Monday, 21 August 2017 - The fans have asked (repeatedly) for it, and Anika Moa has listened. The beautiful, witty and talented singer/songwriter today announces four concerts for her grown up fans, and South Island dates for her Songs For Bubbas: ... More >>

SIX60 Announce The New Waves World Tour With Nico & Vinz

Wednesday, 16 August 2017, 8:58 am | Great Things

Tuesday, August 15 2017 - SIX60 are teaming up with Norwegian duo Nico & Vinz for The New Waves World Tour - taking the two acts across Europe in October and November, before heading downunder for four massive New Zealand dates in January. More >>

Lisa Crawley returns with ‘Wedding Band’

Friday, 4 August 2017, 2:05 pm | Great Things

Friday, August 4 2017 - Melbourne-based Kiwi singer and songwriter Lisa Crawley shares the video for‘Wedding Band’, a fictional story about a girl expected to 'settle down' instead going travelling to escape small town mentality. After travelling the ... More >>

James Vincent McMorrow to Support London Grammar

Wednesday, 2 August 2017, 11:20 am | Great Things

Wednesday, August 2 2017 - London Grammar fans are in for a double treat with the announcement today that the band will be supported by brilliant Irish musician James Vincent McMorrow at Spark Arena on Saturday 30 September. More >>

Billie Eilish Announces Debut Auckland Show in September

Tuesday, 25 July 2017, 9:25 am | Great Things

Debut EP dont smile at me out 11 August 15 year-old pop sensation BILLIE EILISH today announces she will land in New Zealand for her first live show on this side of the world this September. The preternaturally talented teenager will play an intimate ... More >>

Music Therapy Week 2017: Finding Your Voice

Wednesday, 21 June 2017, 12:05 pm | Great Things

Music Therapy New Zealand is shining a light on the life-changing impact of music therapy during our second annual Music Therapy Week, running from 1-9 July. As well as celebrating the work of our therapists around the country, we invite people to ... More >>

New percussion album from Moana maestros Te Vaka

Wednesday, 31 May 2017, 9:32 am | Great Things

Wednesday, 31 May 2017 - Te Vaka , the band behind the music of the Oscar nominated Disney musical, animated, feature film Moana has a new CD. Te Vaka Beats is out in music stores this Friday. Te Vaka Beats is a 10 track album of new percussion tracks ... More >>

Niche, Paint It Gold and George FM present BONOBO

Thursday, 16 March 2017, 9:49 am | Great Things

THURSDAY MARCH 16, 2017 – LA-based British musician, producer and DJ Bonobo announces his return to New Zealand for one headline show at Auckland Town Hall on July 27. He last visited Auckland in 2015 for a DJ set, but this time he’s bringing his ... More >>

Hauraki presents Elemeno P in two headline shows

Thursday, 2 February 2017, 10:16 am | Great Things

It’s fifteen years since pop-rock legends Elemeno P appeared on the New Zealand music scene with debut single Fast Times in Tahoe and now the band is reconvening for headline shows in Auckland and Christchurch in March, following their appearance ... More >>

Peaches Announces Second Auckland Show

Friday, 4 November 2016, 2:07 pm | Great Things

Friday, November 4 - Peaches has sold out another show - with her Auckland concert on December 18 fully booked. Fans who missed out have another chance with a second Auckland date added today. Tickets are on sale now at www.nonstoptix.com . This is ... More >>

Peaches Announces Extra Wellington Show

Friday, 14 October 2016, 11:48 am | Great Things

Friday, October 14 - There has been a huge response to the Peaches tour announcement last month, and we're excited to announce that the Wellington concert on Friday December 16 has sold out. A second Wellington date has been added for the following night, ... More >>

Vince Staples in Auckland and Wellington Headline Shows

Tuesday, 4 October 2016, 10:12 am | Great Things

Tuesday, October 4 - 2016 has been hectic for Vince Staples. The streetwise social commentator has given showstopping performances across the festival circuit, headlined his own US tour and found time to release his new EP, PRIMA DONNA. It was only back ... More >>

Peaches Announces NZ dates

Thursday, 22 September 2016, 12:37 pm | Great Things

Thursday, September 22- Amy Schumer told Time Magazine “Peaches is just the shit. She’s the bravest one of us out there.” We couldn't agree more, and we're massively excited to announce that boundary-breaking musician and performance artist is coming ... More >>

LEISURE announce album release tour dates

Wednesday, 21 September 2016, 2:15 pm | Great Things

Wednesday, September 21- A true band of the digital age, the five musicians behind Kiwi music collective LEISURE do things their own way. With the steady release of the best music from their legendary week-long writing and recording sessions at West ... More >>

Iconic Auckland Restaurant Releases Recipe Book

Tuesday, 20 September 2016, 9:22 am | Great Things

Tuesday, 20 September - After thirty years, Cazador, Auckland’s iconic Auckland game and wild food specialist restaurant, is sharing its recipes for the first time in a limited-edition cookbook titled Cazador - game, offal & the rest , on sale from ... More >>

Take your seat for the Sweeney Todd blood drive

Friday, 2 September 2016, 12:03 pm | Great Things

September 2, 2016 - You won’t get baked in a pie, but there will be blood-letting. Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street has partnered with New Zealand Blood Service for its Missing Type campaign, by hosting a blood drive at The Civic in Auckland ... More >>

PJ Harvey 2017 Australia and NZ Tour

Wednesday, 31 August 2016, 10:52 am | Great Things

Wednesday, 31 August- Billions Australia are pleased to announce that PJ Harvey is returning to Australasia in January with her full 10-piece band. Shows in Perth, Adelaide, Melbourne, Sydney, Auckland, Wellington and Brisbane follow the release ... More >>

The New Zealand Ukulele Festival Goes To Town

Monday, 8 August 2016, 9:37 am | Great Things

Monday August 8, 2016 - The New Zealand Ukulele Festival is set to roll out the red carpet at Vector Arena to celebrate its 10th birthday on Saturday December 3. More >>

 

 

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