Evan Dando-fronted act The Lemonheads is returning to New Zealand for two shows in December.  Formed in 1986, The Lemonheads found their feet in the 90s amid the grunge explosion with tracks like 'It's A Shame About Ray' and their cover of... <a href='/news/8644/The-Lemonheads-Announce-Two-New-Zealand-Shows.utr'>more</a> 

Post-rock powerhouse Jakob are embarking on a six-date tour of the country to celebrate the release of their much-anticipated album Sines. The new record, which is out 17th October via Shoot The Freak, breaks an eight-year silence from the trio... <a href='/news/8645/Jakob-Announce-Nationwide-Album-Release-Tour.utr'>more</a> 
Convivial three-piece Pals have paid a scuzzy tribute to blues guitarist Boz Scaggs with their new cut - appropriately titled 'Boz Scaggs'. The single is a slice of the Auckland trio's forthcoming release PALS4EVA which is apparently "too long to... <a href='/news/8618/Listen-Pals---Boz-Scaggs-UTR-Premiere.utr'>more</a> Auckland electronic-pop darling Little Bark, aka Sophie Burberry, has made her album USB available for streaming ahead of its official release next week. The album (whose title is an acronym for Unique Sonic Broadcast) is the product of three years work... <a href='/news/8617/Stream-Little-Barks-New-Album-USB.utr'>more</a> 

Jamaican institution The Skatalites are marking an incredible 50 years as a band with an anniversary tour that will see them visit New Zealand for three shows in December. Pioneers in the genre of ska, the group was founded in 1964 (naming... <a href='/news/8631/The-Skatalites-Announce-New-Zealand-Shows.utr'>more</a> 
Kristin Hersh’s career in music spans over 25 years, although I’m sure if she heard it described as a 'career' she’d protest. Having founded Throwing Muses
 as a teenager, Hersh was at the forefront of a alt-rock-grunge-punk 
sound that can be hard... <a href='/news/8627/Interview-Kristin-Hersh.utr'>more</a>

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