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> 
The organisers of Raggamuffin have added a raft of impressive acts to the line-up for the 2016 festival. The nine names now on the bill are UB40, Macy Gray, Xzibit, The Game, Beenie Man, Bitty McLean, House Of Pain featuring Everlast, Savage and the... <span class='readMoreLink'><a href='/news/10314/Raggamuffin-Adds-UB40-Macy-Gray-Xzibit-The-Game-and-More-To-2016-Line-Up.utr'>—more</a></span> Following on from their intense, dissonant debut album Null Hour, and the brooding EP Cataclysm, shoegaze group Sunken Seas are back with their second  full-length album, Glass. The nine-track record continues the bandís ongoing themes of disenchantment,... <span class='readMoreLink'><a href='/news/10310/Interview-Sunken-Seas.utr'>—more</a></span> 
Being 31 studio albums deep into your musical career undoubtedly brings with it a level of expectation. With The Fallís back-catalogue stretching back to 1978 EP Bingo-Masterís Break Out, there is an incredible 37 years of material to stack up against... <span class='readMoreLink'><a href='/news/10319/Album-Feature-The-Fall---Sub-Lingual-Tablet.utr'>—more</a></span>

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