Fresh from a successful tour of Europe and the UK, alt-folk artist Nadia Reid has announced a five-date tour of New Zealand and is sharing the gorgeous new video for 'Reaching Through' - a song lifted from her much heralded debut... <span class='readMoreLink'><a href='/news/11763/Nadia-Reid-Premieres-New-Video-And-Announces-Nationwide-Tour.utr'>—more</a></span> 
We've fallen a little bit in love with Bic Runga's new single 'Close Your Eyes', so when offered the opportunity to premiere the accompanying video we grabbed it tight with both hands. The homemade clip focuses mainly on the musician while she works... <span class='readMoreLink'><a href='/news/11753/Video-Bic-Runga---Close-Your-Eyes-UTR-Premiere.utr'>—more</a></span> 
We're delighted today to present the premiere of 'Elizabeth, I've Been A Fool', the larger-than-life new tune from Auckland outfit Sal Valentine & The Babyshakes. Having being penned during a dark time for the frontman, the track sees Sal lay... <span class='readMoreLink'><a href='/news/11750/Listen-Sal-Valentine-and-The-Babyshakes---Elizabeth-Ive-Been-a-Fool-UTR-Premiere.utr'>—more</a></span> 

We are excited to announce the availability of a part-time editorial position at UTR.

We are looking for a serious music fan with proven writing and/or journalism skills to assist with daily news and editorial content 2- 3 mornings a week at UTR... <span class='readMoreLink'><a href='/news/11754/Editorial-Position-Available-at-UTR.utr'>—more</a></span> 
Brooklyn-based experimental artist Julianna Barwick will be playing three New Zealand shows this week to support her beautiful third studio album Will. Unlike her previous two albums, which were laid down in Brooklyn and Iceland respectively, Will was... <span class='readMoreLink'><a href='/news/11749/Interview-Julianna-Barwick.utr'>—more</a></span> With eight more sleeps to go until the second annual WhammyFest, the proprietors of the notorious dive bar have revealed the jam-packed line-up. The one-night event will bring together the cream of Auckland's underground talent, as well as playing host... <span class='readMoreLink'><a href='/news/11766/WhammyFest-16-Full-Line-Up-Revealed.utr'>—more</a></span>

Dinosaur Jr

Brooklyn Brewery Presents: Trick Or Treat

UTR's Pick Tonight
Steven Wilson
The Powerstation, Auckland
Wed 26 October
The Vector Arena, Auckland
Wed 26 October
Valhalla, Wellington
Wed 26 October
Whammy Bar, Auckland
Wed 26 October
Albion Hotel, Auckland
Thu 27 October
The Sherwood, Queenstown
Thu 27 October
REC, Auckland
Thu 27 October
The Wine Cellar, Auckland
Thu 27 October
None Gallery, Dunedin
Thu 27 October
Kings Arms Tavern, Auckland
—more gigs
Tom Cunliffe, Steve Abel, and Fables
Nadia Reid
Manos del Chango New Zealand Tour

  1. Flip The Table by File Folder
  2. SF Rose by Fanfickk
  3. A Hollow Dream by Transistor
  4. Cherry Cola by October
  5. Fuzzilla/Buzzkilla by X-ray Fiends
  6. Sick Breeze by Beatcomber
  7. Superbad by Heavy
  8. Portable Shrine by Earth Tongue
  9. Avoid Avoid by Avoid! Avoid
  10. I Did My Best by DBLDBL