Kurt Vile has slowly and steadily built a reputation for himself over the past 10 years with his brand of country tinged indie-rock, firstly as member of The War on Drugs and now as a solo artist. Well-loved in his hometown of Philadelphia, which gave... <span class='readMoreLink'><a href='/news/10271/Interview-Kurt-Vile.utr'>—more</a></span> 
Bewitching trio The Moonlight are sharing their self-titled debut album ahead of its official release on Friday. Formed in 2014 from members of Xanadu and Lost Rockets, the Auckland three-piece have spent the last year conjuring up songs that are built... <span class='readMoreLink'><a href='/news/10281/Stream-The-Moonlights-Self-Titled-Debut-Album-UTR-Premiere.utr'>—more</a></span> Acclaimed British wordsmith Kate Tempest will be bringing her lyrical storm to New Zealand in the new year for two shows. The 29-year-old award winning poet, playwright and novelist will be visiting these shores for the first time off-the-back of her... <span class='readMoreLink'><a href='/news/10289/Kate-Tempest-Announces-Two-New-Zealand-Shows.utr'>—more</a></span> 
In true southern fairytale fashion, at the core of country-folk act Jamestown Revival sits a story of a friendship stretching back more than a decade. Founding members Zach Chance and Jonathan Clay grew up together in the idyllic Texan town of... <span class='readMoreLink'><a href='/news/10285/Heres-Five-Jamestown-Revival.utr'>—more</a></span>

Lawrence Arabia solo

McLaren Valley Music and Arts Festival 2016

UTR's Pick Tonight
Jakob + Beastwars
San Fran, Wellington
Fri 9 October
Wunderbar, Lyttelton
Fri 9 October
darkroom, Christchurch
Fri 9 October
Bodega, Wellington
Fri 9 October
Castrols Garage, Christchurch
Fri 9 October
Meow, Wellington
Fri 9 October
Chicks Hotel Port Chalmers, Dunedin
Fri 9 October
Golden Dawn: Tavern of Power, Auckland
Fri 9 October
Churchills, Christchurch
Fri 9 October
Dharma Bums Club, Blenheim
—more gigs
Ratatat - NewZealique2015
Jakob + Beastwars
The Brian Jonestown Massacre

  1. Balisong Boogie by The Dobermen
  2. Razor by The Moonlight
  3. Leash by Yukon Era
  4. Zi by Doprah
  5. When They Meet by Wellington Poetry Club
  6. First Nail In The Coffin by Aporia
  7. Let Me Down by Madeira
  8. Hamburg by The Situations
  9. Nobody Gives A Shit About You by The Raw Nerves
  10. She Laughs by Netherdweller