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Hot on the heels of announcing the forthcoming Matriarchy EP last week, Miss June have revealed dates for a nationwide tour next month. The tour will see the four-piece start in Dunedin and work their way up the country over the course of the May,... <span class='readMoreLink'><a href='/news/9558/Miss-June-Announces-Matriarchy-EP-Release-Tour.utr'>—more</a></span> 
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Red Fang and Beastwars

Miss June - Matriarchy Release Tour

UTR's Pick Tonight
Delaney Davidson
Leigh Sawmill Cafe, Auckland
Sun 19 April
The Rogue Stage, Rotorua
Sun 19 April
The Vector Arena, Auckland
Sun 19 April
The Mayfair, New Plymouth
Sun 19 April
Pub on Wharf, Queenstown
Sun 19 April
The Butter Factory, Whangarei
Sun 19 April
Ferrari's Lounge Bar, Blenheim
Sun 19 April
Rogue & Vagabond, Wellington
Sun 19 April
Hallertau Brewbar & Restaurant, Auckland
Sun 19 April
Q Theatre, Auckland
—more gigs
SJD - Saint John Divine Release
Great North and The Bads
Princess Chelsea Album Release Tour

  1. Money Talks by New Gum Sarn
  2. Nobody Gives A Shit About You by The Raw Nerves
  3. Don't Forget by Badd Energy
  4. Gold Print by Heavy
  5. Open Eyed by So Laid Back Country China
  6. Matriarchy by Miss June
  7. Stuck In New Zealand by The Eversons
  8. Emily by The Eversons
  9. You're The Trash by Netherdweller
  10. Lucky Stars by Don McGlashan