October will see the wonderful and frightening world of The Fall returning to New Zealand for two shows. The seminal post-punk group, which has centred around founding member Mark E Smith since forming in Manchester in 1976, will be coming off the back... <span class='readMoreLink'><a href='/news/9987/The-Fall-Announce-Two-New-Zealand-Shows.utr'>—more</a></span> 
The good folk at Flying Out have announced the inaugural The Others Way festival, which will take place in September across various venues in the  K' Road precinct. The one-day festival boasts a line-up absolutely jam-packed with amazing local acts,... <span class='readMoreLink'><a href='/news/9961/Flying-Out-Announce-The-Others-Way-Festival.utr'>—more</a></span> Earlier this month Wilco announced the digital release of their new album - free for a limited time before the arrival of physical versions. While free digital releases aren't anything new, what makes this special is the element of total surprise - along... <span class='readMoreLink'><a href='/news/9972/Album-Review-Wilco---Star-Wars.utr'>—more</a></span> 
New York trio Jon Spencer Blues Explosion are en route to New Zealand to play four shows off the back of releasing their tenth studio album Freedom Tower: No Wave Dance Party 2015, released earlier this year through Mom + Pop Records. A ferociously... <span class='readMoreLink'><a href='/news/9992/Interview-Jon-Spencer-Blues-Explosion.utr'>—more</a></span> 
Highly regarded rapper and producer Oddisee is returning to New Zealand soil for two shows in December. The Washington DC artist, who has teamed up with Wellington's own Estere for musical projects in the past, is heading to these shores in support of... <span class='readMoreLink'><a href='/news/9993/Oddisee-Returns-To-New-Zealand-For-Two-Shows.utr'>—more</a></span>

The Others Way Festival

Songs For Refuge

UTR's Pick Tonight
Gareth Thomas with The Map Room
Freida Margolis, Auckland
Sun 2 August
Allen St Rock Club, Christchurch
Sun 2 August
Oyster Inn, Auckland
Sun 2 August
Dux Live, Christchurch
Sun 2 August
Hallertau Brewbar & Restaurant, Auckland
Sun 2 August
The Rock Cafe Sumner, Christchurch
Sun 2 August
Southern Cross Garden Bar Restaurant, Wellington
Sun 2 August
The Station, Auckland
Sun 2 August
Auckland Old Folks Ass., Auckland
—more gigs
...And You Will Know Us By The Trail of Dead
Songs For Refuge
The Others Way Festival
The Dillinger Escape Plan

  1. Sleeping Is Easy by Roy Irwin
  2. Jet Fuel Can't Melt These Riffs by Climate Change
  3. Saab On Saab by French Testing
  4. Power Waves by The Trendees
  5. You'll Do For Now by Anthony Sheehan-Drent
  6. Nobody Gives A Shit About You by The Raw Nerves
  7. Females by Kelvin Hurts
  8. Money Talks by New Gum Sarn
  9. Bolan by Commune 84
  10. Raijin by Shepherds Of Cassini