Scottish outfit The Jesus & Mary Chain are heading to New Zealand to play their landmark feedback-drenched debut album Psychocandy in its entirety. The genre-defying record, which was released in 1985, changed the face of music by fusing together... <span class='readMoreLink'><a href='/news/10490/The-Jesus-And-Mary-Chain-Announce-Psychocandy-Anniversary-Show.utr'>—more</a></span> 
This weekend will see Pumice (aka Stefan Neville) unveiling his new album Puddles with an afternoon show at the Audio Foundation in Auckland. The remarkable nine-track record is coming out via Minneapolis-based label Soft Abuse and marks a change of... <span class='readMoreLink'><a href='/news/10469/Stream-Pumices-New-Album-Puddles-UTR-Preview.utr'>—more</a></span> 
As you may have figured from yesterday's Guess Who puzzle, American punk icon Grant Hart is returning to New Zealand for a nationwide tour - which includes the headline slot at Woodcock Festival in February. Hart has a musical career stretching back to... <span class='readMoreLink'><a href='/news/10491/Grant-Hart-Announces-Nationwide-Tour-For-February.utr'>—more</a></span> 
Despite living on the opposite side of the globe, Muzai label boss Benjii Jackson has been busy organising an epic showcase to take over Whammy and Wine Cellar bars this Saturday. Bringing together Muzai acts of the past, present and future,... <span class='readMoreLink'><a href='/news/10480/Heres-Five-Muzai.utr'>—more</a></span> Dunedin-based trio Opposite Sex will be making their way up the North Island next week to play a string of shows. The tour will see the experimental pop three-piece performing songs from their self-released album Hamlet (which came out earlier this year)... <span class='readMoreLink'><a href='/news/10486/Opposite-Sex-Announce-North-Island-Tour.utr'>—more</a></span>

The Grant Hart Conspiracy


UTR's Pick Tonight
Orchestra Of Spheres
Bicycle Junction, Wellington
Sun 29 November
The Yot Club, Raglan
Sun 29 November
Chicks Hotel Port Chalmers, Dunedin
Sun 29 November
Waihi Beach Hotel, Waihi
Sun 29 November
Oyster Inn, Auckland
Sun 29 November
Leigh Sawmill, Leigh
Sun 29 November
Penny Lane Records, Christchurch
Sun 29 November
Gustavs, Christchurch
Sun 29 November
Vogelmorn Bowling Club, Wellington
Sun 29 November
Castrols Garage, Christchurch
—more gigs
Kurt Vile
Mac DeMarco
Viet Cong

  1. Nobody Gives A Shit About You by The Raw Nerves
  2. Mother's Veil by Trust Punks
  3. Mothers In Mantis by Pumice
  4. Bad Faith by Aporia
  5. Keep Your Heart Beating by Moses
  6. Moment by No Broadcast
  7. The New Zealand Herald Is A Bad Fucking Joke by Ron Gallipoli
  8. She Laughs by Netherdweller
  9. Avoid Avoid by Avoid! Avoid
  10. You're The Trash by Netherdweller