Electro-punk darlings Crystal Castles are hitting New Zealand shores next week to show off their latest album Amnesty (I) along with their newest member Edith Frances. UTR got the chance to chat with beat-master Ethan Kath, live drummer Christopher... <span class='readMoreLink'><a href='/news/12624/Interview-A-Quick-Catch-Up-With-Crystal-Castles.utr'>—more</a></span> Star-studded punk rock crew Me First and The Gimme Gimmes are returning to New Zealand for two shows in October. The group, which brings together members of Lagwagon, Bad Religion and Frenzal Rhomb, are heading downunder having just released their... <span class='readMoreLink'><a href='/news/12649/Me-First-And-The-Gimme-Gimmes-Announce-Two-North-Island-Shows.utr'>—more</a></span> If Aldous Harding’s debut album was her introduction – a musical germination – then Party is her blossoming. It’s a glorious shift from sombre introspection to expansive exultation, an artist having the tools and confidence to fully realise her thoughts... <span class='readMoreLink'><a href='/news/12634/Album-Review-Aldous-Harding---Party--Album-Stream.utr'>—more</a></span> 
Back in December, Wellington-based drummer Jono Nott (Hans Pucket, Red Sky Blues), released his debut solo record under the name ONONO. Titled Bad Posture, the psychedelic pop offering featured a sprinkling of guest appearances to help flesh out... <span class='readMoreLink'><a href='/news/12632/Interview-Getting-To-Know-ONONO.utr'>—more</a></span>

The Wedding Present

Aldous Harding Performs Party - SOLD OUT

UTR's Pick Tonight
Luckless: Back From Berlin
darkroom, Christchurch
Wed 24 May
Mussel Inn, Onekaka
Wed 24 May
Golden Dawn: Tavern of Power, Auckland
Wed 24 May
Re:Fuel, Dunedin
Wed 24 May
The Baycourt Theatre, Tauranga
Wed 24 May
Doug Caldwell Auditorium, Christchurch
Wed 24 May
San Fran, Wellington
Wed 24 May
The Powerstation, Auckland
Thu 25 May
Neck of the Woods, Auckland
—more gigs
Gold Class and Yukon Era
Nadia Reid
Peter Hook and The Light
Mermaidens Satsuma Tour

  1. Creeping In by A.C. Freazy
  2. Spacesuit by Dirty Pixels
  3. Walking by Witchy
  4. Eyesore by Mellow Grave
  5. Hooch by Ounce
  6. Soon To Be by Ov Pain
  7. Isle Of The Dead by Invisible Threads
  8. Working On My Heart by Juiceroof
  9. Marry That Bus by The Biscuits
  10. Melancholics by Asta Rangu