Christchurch-based artist Anita Clark aka Motte is today unveiling her gorgeous six-song album Strange Dreams, which we are delighted to premiere here at UTR. A follow-up to her 2015 offering Songs For Movies, the new record sees Clark take the violin... <span class='readMoreLink'><a href='/news/12215/UTR-Premiere-Stream-Mottes-New-Album-Strange-Dreams--Tour-Dates.utr'>—more</a></span> 
Whammy Bar played host to one of the sweatiest nights of the year on Friday when Melbourne's Cosmic Psychos finally hit town. The sold-out show saw the yob rockers joined by fellow Australians Swim Team along with Wellington three-piece... <span class='readMoreLink'><a href='/news/12230/Live-Photos-Cosmic-Psychos---Whammy-Bar-Auckland.utr'>—more</a></span> 
Over the last 17 years, Minneapolis' Brother Ali has established himself as a highly respected hip hop artist, speaker and activist. During the course of his relationship with these callings, he's released a bevy of critically loved records, received... <span class='readMoreLink'><a href='/news/12212/Interview-Brother-Ali.utr'>—more</a></span> This weekend multi-instrumentalist Finn Scholes will be leading his band Carnivorous Plant Society into the belly of Tapapakanga Regional Park to take part in the three-day arts and music festival known as Splore. Then, when the dust has settled on that... <span class='readMoreLink'><a href='/news/12220/Heres-Five-Finn-Scholes-of-Carnivorous-Plant-Society.utr'>—more</a></span> 
Humour in heavy rock music requires just the right amount of tongue-in-cheek irreverence to avoid it tipping over into slapstick and immaturity. Bands such as Revolting Cocks, TAD and Killdozer all found that balance between savage guitars, a... <span class='readMoreLink'><a href='/news/12229/Album-Review-Pissed-Jeans---Why-Love-Now--Album-Stream.utr'>—more</a></span> 
Sentimental synth-pop artist Lake South has announced a nationwide tour as he gears up to release his debut album If You're Born On An Island The Ocean Heals You next month. Since the dissolution of his former project UrbanTramper, Lake South has... <span class='readMoreLink'><a href='/news/12232/Lake-South-Announces-Album-Release-Tour.utr'>—more</a></span>


Kamandi, Jaga and Friends - Sunset Snakes Tour

UTR's Pick Tonight
Meow, Wellington
Wed 22 February
The Wine Cellar, Auckland
Wed 22 February
Aotea Square, Auckland
Wed 22 February
Mika Haka Studio, Auckland
Wed 22 February
Aotea Centre, Auckland
Wed 22 February
Valhalla, Wellington
Wed 22 February
The Stomach, Palmerston North
Wed 22 February
San Fran, Wellington
Wed 22 February
The Edinburgh Castle, Auckland
Thu 23 February
Radius Kink House, Christchurch
—more gigs
Yukon Era - Tongue Tour
Frankie Cosmos
Merchant and Watchtower NZ Tour
Fazerdaze and Kane Strang

  1. Horizon by Aldous Harding
  2. Whaling by Fruit Juice Parade
  3. Dreams by Elan Vital
  4. Oh So You're Off I See by Kane Strang
  5. I Fell Off The Edge Of My Mind by Black Science
  6. A Hollow Dream by Transistor
  7. Daily horoscope by Captain Sergeant Major
  8. Hobson Street by How Get
  9. Intro by Kerosene Comic Book
  10. Lucky Girl by Fazerdaze