San Francisco act Sun Kil Moon is coming to New Zealand for one show in May off the back of releasing double album Common as Light and Love Are Red Valleys of Blood last month. Mark Kozelek, who spearheads alt-folk project, was last here in July 2008... <span class='readMoreLink'><a href='/news/12381/Sun-Kil-Moon-Announces-One-New-Zealand-Show-For-May.utr'>—more</a></span> 
On the heels of releasing their ninth studio album Going, Going… last year, Leeds post-punk group The Wedding Present are treating New Zealand to a five-date tour in July. The group, who at their height of popularity clocked up twelve top-30... <span class='readMoreLink'><a href='/news/12380/British-Post-Punks-The-Wedding-Present-Announce-July-Tour.utr'>—more</a></span> 
Released earlier this month, the sophomore full-length offering from French For Rabbits sees the dream-pop purveyors close one chapter and open another. Following on from their 2014 debut Spirits, new album The Weight Of Melted Snow was... <span class='readMoreLink'><a href='/news/12377/Interview-Brooke-Singer-Discusses-New-French-For-Rabbits-Album.utr'>—more</a></span> 
Dunedin trio Opposite Sex have surfaced with an intriguing new video for 'Vicarious Life', a song plucked from their sophomore album Hamlet. Shot and directed by New York-based filmmaker Guy Kozak, the clip documents a full-scale war re-enactment in... <span class='readMoreLink'><a href='/news/12395/Premiere-Opposite-Sex-Unveil-Eerie-New-Video-For-Vicarious-Life.utr'>—more</a></span> 
Dunedin three-piece  Élan Vital have let loose their highly-anticipated debut album Shadow Self via local label Fishrider Records.  The trio, which is comprised of Renee Barrance, Danny Brady and Nikolai Sim, formed in 2015 at None Gallery and... <span class='readMoreLink'><a href='/news/12386/Dunedin-Gothtronica-Trio-Elan-Vital-Unveil-Debut-Album-Shadow-Self.utr'>—more</a></span> 
Annual hardcore punk festival Hamtown Smakdown took place over the weekend with an epic line up that boasted the likes of Too Late, One Outs, The Break-In, Contenders, Nailgun, Markdown, Sick Old Man, Salvage, Slug Hugger, Xile, Wizz Kids, Bridge... <span class='readMoreLink'><a href='/news/12394/Live-Photos-Hamtown-Smakdown-2017---Zeal-Hamilton.utr'>—more</a></span>

NZ Psych Fest 2017

The Undertones

Wed 29 March
Nivara Lounge, Hamilton
Thu 30 March
The Wine Cellar, Auckland
Thu 30 March
Port Chalmers Town Hall, Port Chalmers
Thu 30 March
Barrytown Hall, Barrytown
Thu 30 March
Valhalla, Wellington
Thu 30 March
The Thirsty Dog, Auckland
Thu 30 March
The Portland Public House, Auckland
Fri 31 March
Nivara Lounge, Hamilton
—more gigs
Brant Bjork -  Tao of the Devil New Zealand Tour
Dual - EP Release Tour 2017
Clap Clap Riot - Dull Life Album Release Tour

  1. No Thought by Altered Blondes
  2. Page Of Pentacles by Hex
  3. Sleep Talk by Pixels
  4. Bait by Labretta Suede & The Motel 6
  5. Up The River by The Echo Ohs
  6. Succubus by Teeth
  7. Fit In by David Dallas
  8. Intro by Kerosene Comic Book
  9. Non-Stop 'Home and Away' Omnibus by Dbldbl
  10. A Hollow Dream by Transistor