Tours

Aldous Harding

Christchurch-bred folk singer Aldous Harding will perform four shows around New Zealand in early March 2016. With a raft of new songs ready for the stage and an eagerly awaited second album in the





Aldous Harding

Armed In Advance and Bakers Eddy Singled Out Tour

TWO BANDS, TWO NEW SINGLES, 6 SHOWS AROUND THE COUNTRY IN APRIL. ARMED IN ADVANCE Armed In Advance (formerly Stitches) are a hard rock trio known for their heavy hitting riffs, soaring melodies





Armed In Advance And Bakers Eddy Singled Out Tour

Auckland Arts Festival 2016: Brass Poppies

This ground-breaking new chamber opera from Ross Harris and Vincent O’Sullivan (Requiem for the Fallen) brings powerfully to life how Gallipoli was a domestic New Zealand story as well as a military





Auckland Arts Festival 2016: Brass Poppies

Auckland Arts Festival 2016: Carabosse - Fire Garden

Stonehenge for London’s Cultural Olympiad, the gates of the Kremlin, the banks of the River Thames and the Hue Bridge have all been awash in renowned French fire-artists Carabosse’s golden glow. This





Auckland Arts Festival 2016: Carabosse - Fire Garden

Auckland Arts Festival 2016: Dust To Dusky

Tami Neilson, Bella Kalolo and Anna Coddington pay tribute to the iconic Dusty Springfield, putting their Aotearoa spin on one of the most unique voices in the history of pop music. Hitch a ride on





Auckland Arts Festival 2016: Dust To Dusky

Auckland Arts Festival 2016: M!longa

Welcome to the milonga – a celebratory party where tango dance and music are a way of being; a place of passion and unparalleled beauty. m¡longa is genius choreographer Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui’s





Auckland Arts Festival 2016: M!longa

Auckland Arts Festival 2016: Not In Our Neighbourhood

A filmmaker has been invited to Te Whāriki Manawāhine ō Hauraki, a refuge for women, to document its clients and raise awareness about domestic violence. While there, she

  • Q Loft, Auckland - Fri, 04 March 2016
  • Q Loft, Auckland - Wed, 02 March 2016




Auckland Arts Festival 2016: Not In Our Neighbourhood

Auckland Arts Festival 2016: Shooglenifty (SCT)

Shooglenifty is a six-man band and a rip-roaringly good vocalist stirring up a fiery and infectious blend of Celtic traditional music and dance grooves known as hypno-folkadelic ambient trad.





Auckland Arts Festival 2016: Shooglenifty (SCT)

Auckland Arts Festival 2016: Tar Baby

Making her New Zealand debut Huffington Post's ‘Favorite Female Comedian’, Desiree Burch, challenges the notion of a post-racial America in this interactive carnival of race and capitalism. With a





Auckland Arts Festival 2016: Tar Baby

Auckland Arts Festival 2016: The Chorus - Oedipus

Script and Lyrics: Han Areum Director: Seo Jae-Hyung Composer: Choe Uzong Performed in Korean with English surtitles The Chorus; Oedipus is a contemporary Korean theatre work that uses a





Auckland Arts Festival 2016: The Chorus - Oedipus

Auckland Arts Festival 2016: The Great Downhill Journey Of Little Tommy

Fusing rock, industrial and electronic, The Great Downhill Journey of Little Tommy is a live rock concert and theatre performance dripping with front man cool – think The Hives sound tracking a Tim





Auckland Arts Festival 2016: The Great Downhill Journey Of Little Tommy

Beneath The Words - Beneath The Land

AN IRISH MAORI COLLABORATION KEI RARO I TE KUPU - KEI RARO I TE WHENUA An indigenous performance art collaboration of the Mãori & Irish cultures presented through music, storytelling, language





Beneath The Words - Beneath The Land

Between the Buried and Me





Between the Buried and Me

Both Sides Now: Julia Deans Sings Joni Mitchell

Presented by the New Zealand Festival Fresh from her success in Silo Theatre’s sultry Brel, Julia Deans turns to the Joni Mitchell songbook in this stunning show directed by Shane Bosher. From

  • Shed 6, Wellington - Fri, 11 March 2016
  • Shed 6, Wellington - Sat, 12 March 2016
  • Shed 6, Wellington - Sun, 13 March 2016




Both Sides Now: Julia Deans Sings Joni Mitchell

Buzzcocks

Original, iconic and hugely influential, English punk greats Buzzcocks will play four razor-sharp New Zealand concerts from 16-19 March, as part of their 40th Anniversary World Tour. Fans in





Buzzcocks

Carnivorous Plant Society EP Release

Carnivorous Plant Society AOTNZ Tour 12 February - 3 March 2016 A Mexican fantasy band with futuristic sci-fi space sounds and spine chilling nuances drawn from Stephen King novels…. The





Carnivorous Plant Society EP Release

Cheap Fakes - Modern Vintage Album Launch

After months of intensive pre production, a whirlwind recording session with legendary producer John Merchant and a year’s worth of perfecting their sounds in post production, Australia’s latest ska





Cheap Fakes - Modern Vintage Album Launch

Cherie Currie

The voice of THE RUNAWAYS to perform first NZ shows CHERIE CURRIE The lost daughter of Iggy Pop and Brigitte Bardot Bomp Magazine May 2016 AUCKLAND - Kings Arms - Friday 20th WELLINGTON -





Cherie Currie

Crooked Weather

Based in East-Yorkshire, Crooked Weather play earthy, unruly and original folk songs. The sound is lead by carefully crafted lyrics delivered by the haunting harmonies of Holly and Will. These





Crooked Weather

Dan Melchior New Zealand Tour

Pyramid Power is excited to bring the AMAZING Dan Melchior to New Zealand for the first time! Thursday 11th February DUNEDIN – Chicks Hotel Friday 12th February AUCKLAND – Wine Cellar Saturday





Dan Melchior New Zealand Tour

DJ Mustard

DJ Mustard, one of the most sought-after producers in music right now, will play two shows in New Zealand in March 2016! Born Dijon McFarlane and hailing from Los Angeles, DJ Mustard is a formidable





DJ Mustard

Ensemble Economique (USA)

With support from: Power Nap Ducklingmonster Bespin (Solo Loop Set)





Ensemble Economique (USA)

Fiddle Pie Presents: The Old Time Country Music and Dance Variety Show

Fiddle Pie's OLD TIME COUNTRY MUSIC & DANCE VARIETY SHOW Flora Knight (The Eastern, NZ), Cornelia Overton(US), Sean Donald(CAN), T. Claw(US), Burdock(US), and Hannah Johnson(US). Fiddle Pie's





Fiddle Pie Presents: The Old Time Country Music and Dance Variety Show

Hopetoun Brown Presents: Brass Yourself On Tour

A unique ensemble playing songs from the repertoire of Hopetoun Brown, Carnivorous Plant Society, Nina McSweeny and The Barrow Brass Band. Don't miss this group perform three epic dates at three of





Hopetoun Brown Presents: Brass Yourself On Tour

Indigo Rising

Dunedin rapper Emerald has been making moves overseas. Now she returns home for an NZ tour with her hip hop collective Indigo Rising. Come and celebrate her return with local support at Dog With Two





Indigo Rising

Inner Space - In Octophonic

‘Inner Space’ - Wellington Fringe Festival 2016 The Tuataras present 'Inner Space', in collaboration with Space Place at Carter Observatory, Erica Sklenars, Bridget Johnson and Lee Prebble. The





Inner Space - In Octophonic

Iron Maiden - The Book Of Souls World Tour

IRON MAIDEN ANNOUNCE CONCERT DETAILS IN NEW ZEALAND IN APRIL/MAY 2016 ON THE BOOK OF SOULS WORLD TOUR THE NEW ALBUM “THE BOOK OF SOULS” DEBUTS AT N0.2 IN NZ, ALSO DEBUTING AT NO.1 IN THE UK AND MANY





Iron Maiden - The Book Of Souls World Tour

Jake Stokes And The Smoking Barrels

After a successful North Island tour last September, Jake Stokes & The Smoking Barrels have reloaded and are set to pull the trigger on a new tour, in February/March 2016. Praised as New





Jake Stokes And The Smoking Barrels

Jerry Joseph

Howard Levarko Presents: International Recording Artist Jerry Joseph featuring Jenny Conlee (of The Decemberists) and Steve Drizos with NZ support from Jak Stone. BackBeat Bar, 100 Karangahape

  • Backbeat Bar, Auckland - Wed, 06 April 2016
  • Meow, Wellington - Fri, 08 April 2016




Jerry Joseph

Joseph And Maia House Show Tour

We are coming home to play a few small house shows late Feb 2016. We would love to see you there, these shows are going to be special & intimate. After touring through Europe for the last 6





Joseph And Maia House Show Tour

Kong Fooey Summer Tour with This Flight Tonight

Kong Fooey celebrate their critically acclaimed album Final Destination by playing 3 shows this summer with support from Auckland This Flight Tonight. Tickets only $10 ($15 door) from Dashticket.





Kong Fooey Summer Tour with This Flight Tonight

Low

Minnesota’s Low will perform two NZ shows in April 2016 - proudly presented by Plus1, UTR and 95bFM. Fans can look forward to Low concerts in Wellington (Bodega, Friday 1 April) and Auckland (Kings





Low

LVJ's Slice Night Tour

In celebration of the release of new EP, 'PIZZABOY' by L V J, we're gonna party around NZ! We're bring friends! HEAVY*, Bobandii, L V J & A2M are bumping through the country with A SLICE NIGHT





Low

LVJ's Slice Night Tour (All Ages)

In celebration of the release of new EP, 'PIZZABOY' by L V J, we're gonna party around NZ! We're bring friends! HEAVY*, Bobandii, L V J & A2M are bumping through the country with A SLICE NIGHT





Low

Mick Fleetwood Blues Band Featuring Rick Vito

THE MICK FLEETWOOD BLUES BAND featuring RICK VITO ANNOUNCE NEW ZEALAND TOUR DATES Celebrating The Blues Years Of Fleetwood Mac Bluesfest Touring is pleased to announce that the Grammy nominated





Mick Fleetwood Blues Band Featuring Rick Vito

Modern Maori Quartet

Presented by the New Zealand Festival Suit up for a night filled with waiata, wit and downhome warmth, when the boys bring you their fresh take on the classic Māori showband. This





Modern Maori Quartet

Mothra Album Release Tour

Mothra album release tour. 5 years in the making, 'Decision Process' out on double LP, CD, and all digital platforms Feb 12. Mothra are an instrumental progressive metal band who have shared the





Mothra Album Release Tour

My Baby Shamanaid New Zealand Tour

“MY BABY serve up acid-fried country stompers that will haunt your dreams for weeks.” Q MAG “Psychedelic tapestries of sounds to drilled down beats, classic songwriting to a keen exploration of





My Baby Shamanaid New Zealand Tour

My Disco

MY DISCO come back to NZ for the first time in five years to celebrate the release of Severe and the 15th anniversary of A Low Hum. My Disco have taken the boiled-to-its-very-essence art rock of





My Disco

Nadia Reid, Darren Hanlon and Anthonie Tonnon

Three widely acclaimed songwriters from New Zealand and Australia will team up this coming March for an urban folk tour of New Zealand. The trio will play together and alone - flipping a coin to





Nadia Reid, Darren Hanlon And Anthonie Tonnon

Paquin Nz Tour

Paquin have been a driving force in Auckland music over the past four years, their unusual sound a compelling cross-section of dance, shoegaze and electro-pop. Over this time Paquin have released two





Paquin Nz Tour

Paul Ubana Jones

Paul returns to Taste Merchants on his 2016 summer tour “Paul Ubana Jones’ … soulful voice, sprightly guitar agility and enthusiasm made this the most inspired performance of the evening … In any





Paul Ubana Jones

Sol3 Mio 'On Another Note' Album Tour

Following the news that their highly anticipated second album “On Another Note” will be released on October 9, Sol3 Mio are proud to announce a huge national tour of the same name for 2016. The last





Paul Ubana Jones

Sonic Delusion 'Without Warning' Album Release Tour

Sonic Delusion is launching their new album Without Warning together with a new beer from Mike's Brewery with the same name created and inspired by this new album. More about the album: Without





Paul Ubana Jones

Sorceress

With DJs Dylan C and Dan Paine in Support $15 pre sale from Under the Radar (Press 'Buy Tickets' Below) $20 on the door (first 50 people get a free 'Dose' CD at the Door) Sorceress has a





Sorceress

Stretch - New Zealand Tour

Alt-country singer songwriter Stretch is packing up his guitar, harmonicas and kick-drum and getting ready to ramble his way through New Zealand towns for a summer tour of intimate, exhilarating





Stretch - New Zealand Tour

Sufjan Stevens

ONE NIGHT ONLY! He’s clocked up thousands of musical miles playing to besotted fans who’ve packed auditoriums across the globe, losing themselves in the landscapes, characters, fears and joys





Sufjan Stevens

Sven Olsen Goes To The Movies

Cult Wellington band The Sven Olsens return for the NZ Fringe Festival to perform 10 more songs from their acclaimed magnum hopeless about life in NZ - The Almanac. This one hour show takes place





Sven Olsen Goes To The Movies

The Grant Hart Conspiracy

The Grant Hart Conspiracy NZ Tour 2016 Most ageing musicians with ever declining respect ratings are happy to rest on their laurels and live off their past glories. Occasionally releasing a





The Grant Hart Conspiracy

The Mummies

FINALLY! A BAND THAT DOES NOT DRESS STUPIDLY ANNOUNCES NZ SHOWS IN MARCH THE KINGS OF BUDGET ROCK ..... THE MUMMIES! Those bandaged bards of garage rock THE MUMMIES make their way to NZ for their

  • Whammy Bar, Auckland - Sat, 12 March 2016
  • Bodega, Wellington - Sun, 13 March 2016






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