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New Zealand Reigns Supreme at the 2016 World Hot Sauce Award

Monday, 18 April 2016, 1:57 pm | Funktion Music

New Zealand won a combined haul of 11 medals at this year’s World Hot Sauce Awards . More >>

Announcing Karma Snort : 16 - 19 December

Monday, 7 December 2015, 10:13 am | Funktion Music

Karma Snort's, the alternative to karaoke for Christmas Parties this year! Late night improv comedy featuring 12 of New Zealand's hottest young comedians including 3 Billy T Winners, Guy Montgomery, Rose Matafeo and Hamish Parkinson, plus special ... More >>

Gingers Have Been in the Shade for Too Long

Monday, 20 July 2015, 1:00 pm | Funktion Music

For the first time ever, Snort , the cult improv phenomenon, is coming to Q Theatre! More >>

Wellington’s own Huffman’s Sauces Reigns Supreme

Monday, 20 July 2015, 10:31 am | Funktion Music

Wellington’s own Huffman’s Sauces Reigns Supreme at the 2015 World Hot Sauce Awards More >>

NZ Reigns Supreme at the 2015 World Hot Sauce Awards

Monday, 20 July 2015, 10:13 am | Funktion Music

New Zealand gained 3 World Championships and 3 Placings at this year’s World Hot Sauce Awards . More >>

Shapeshifter Bring It Home

Thursday, 10 May 2012, 9:30 am | Funktion Music

Shapeshifter bring it back to where it all began with a one-off show at Christchurch’s Bedford Big Top on Saturday the 14th of July. More >>

Trinityroots’ Hometown Show

Tuesday, 17 April 2012, 3:33 pm | Funktion Music

TrinityRoots announce a special hometown performance at the Capital’s venerable Bar Bodega on May 18 2012. Following their triumphant return to the live fray in 2010, TrinityRoots offer their Wellington fans the rare experience of seeing their ... More >>

Ladi6 : The Liberation Of... Out Now

Monday, 1 November 2010, 9:36 am | Funktion Music

Recorded over a feverish two months in Berlin, Germany during the second half of 2010, renowned New Zealand hip-hop soul icon Ladi6's sophomore album The Liberation Of... is a heart warming work fluid in sound, content and scope. More >>

A Recloose Retrospective

Wednesday, 27 October 2010, 1:45 pm | Funktion Music

A Recloose Retrospective, Featuring Unreleased Tracks & Forgotten Gems From This Maverick Producer’s Earlier Years...He's Still The Don! More >>

Ladi6 announces her album release tour

Wednesday, 27 October 2010, 1:42 pm | Funktion Music

Spending the last 6 months based in Berlin and performing over 60 shows throughout Europe and the UK, Ladi6 and Parks have been wowing audiences with their unique blend of hip hop, soul and funk. More >>

“The Price Of Gum” by Jesxsie James & The Outlaws

Wednesday, 27 October 2010, 1:40 pm | Funktion Music

Jessie Moss and James Coyle commandeer a culturally motivated family history and a myriad of talented Wellington musicians as Jessie James and the Outlaws to write, record and prepare to release debut album The Price of Gum. More >>

Eva Prowse Releases Debut Album

Wednesday, 27 October 2010, 1:37 pm | Funktion Music

If a person is a sum of ones parts, and ones parts include their output and abilities, then Eva Prowse is one complex lady. A proficiency in violin, mandolin and piano coupled with exceptional folk-pop warblings has seen her lend talents to, and collaborate ... More >>

Shapeshifter Summer Tour Announced!

Thursday, 7 October 2010, 10:06 am | Funktion Music

On Thursday the 5th of August, tickets went on pre-sale for Coromandel Gold, headlined by local legends Shapeshifter. Less than thirty six hours later, the event's ticket allocation had entirely sold-out, without even reaching public release. Now, we are ... More >>

Ladi6 & Parks Clock Almost 50 Dates

Friday, 4 June 2010, 11:53 am | Funktion Music

New Zealand’s soulstress and hip hop queen Ladi6 in partnership with Parks have been making waves throughout Europe on their 6 month relocation to Berlin. Performing almost 50 shows including solo gigs and support for musical legends including Gil ... More >>

Sounday, Its Fine And Its Happening This Saturday!

Tuesday, 26 January 2010, 5:30 pm | Funktion Music

There’s nothing quite like a January day in Hagley Park, and this Saturday is going to be a stunner. The last two years have had perfect weather for the annual Sounday and this year is proving to keep up its reputation as the unmissable family event ... More >>


Thursday, 21 January 2010, 1:49 pm | Funktion Music

Shapeshifter present an epic trio of shows at the legendary Powerstation for their only Auckland City performances in 2010. More >>

Shapeshifter supported by Opensouls in Taranaki

Friday, 11 December 2009, 11:30 am | Funktion Music

Shapeshifter are remixing their summer tour line up for their 8th of January show at Butler’s Reef. Joining them are very special guests the Opensouls, JStar and Downtown Brown. Opensouls are renowned for their irresistibly hip-shaking, swinging ... More >>

Coromandel Gold: Shapeshifter, Kora, Katchafire...

Monday, 24 August 2009, 3:19 pm | Funktion Music

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Jess Chambers Announces Debut National Solo Tour

Wednesday, 19 August 2009, 9:38 am | Funktion Music

Jess Chambers is capturing heats all over New Zealand with her award winning songwriting and mesmerising performances. This year she has been awarded the legendary New Zealand Country Music Awards 2009 with her hit “Stringing Me Along” and is a finalist ... More >>

Pacific Heights on Tour!

Friday, 25 July 2008, 1:01 pm | Funktion Music

After a 5 year hiatus, Pacific Heights returns with an eagerly awaited second album In A Quiet Storm and national tour. Pacific Heights is the solo project of Devin Abrams. Devin is a member of top New Zealand band Shapeshifter, and frequently tours ... More >>