October will see the wonderful and frightening world of The Fall returning to New Zealand for two shows. The seminal post-punk group, which has centred around founding member Mark E Smith since forming in Manchester in 1976, will be coming off the back... <span class='readMoreLink'><a href='/news/9987/The-Fall-Announce-Two-New-Zealand-Shows.utr'>—more</a></span> 
Highly regarded rapper and producer Oddisee is returning to New Zealand soil for two shows in December. The Washington DC artist, who has teamed up with Wellington's own Estere for musical projects in the past, is heading to these shores in support of... <span class='readMoreLink'><a href='/news/9993/Oddisee-Returns-To-New-Zealand-For-Two-Shows.utr'>—more</a></span> 
New York trio Jon Spencer Blues Explosion are en route to New Zealand to play four shows off the back of releasing their tenth studio album Freedom Tower: No Wave Dance Party 2015, released earlier this year through Mom + Pop Records. A ferociously... <span class='readMoreLink'><a href='/news/9992/Interview-Jon-Spencer-Blues-Explosion.utr'>—more</a></span> 
Watching Amy is an extraordinary experience. In the space of an hour-and-a-half you witness the contrast and immediacy of seeing a vibrant, strong ”gobby” woman, being destroyed by addiction, bulimia, fame, herself and others. The journey leaves you... <span class='readMoreLink'><a href='/news/10002/Film-Review-Amy.utr'>—more</a></span>

The All Seeing Hand Present: The Deluge

Punk It Up

UTR's Pick Tonight
Jon Spencer Blues Explosion
Chicks Hotel Port Chalmers, Dunedin
Tue 4 August
Golden Dawn: Tavern of Power, Auckland
Wed 5 August
San Fran, Wellington
Wed 5 August
Kings Arms Tavern, Auckland
Wed 5 August
The Powerstation, Auckland
Wed 5 August
Meow, Wellington
Wed 5 August
Golden Dawn: Tavern of Power, Auckland
Wed 5 August
Ponsonby Social Club, Auckland
Thu 6 August
Allen St Rock Club, Christchurch
—more gigs
The Others Way Festival
Songs For Refuge
The Dillinger Escape Plan

  1. Sleeping Is Easy by Roy Irwin
  2. Jet Fuel Can't Melt These Riffs by Climate Change
  3. Saab On Saab by French Testing
  4. Nobody Gives A Shit About You by The Raw Nerves
  5. Money Talks by New Gum Sarn
  6. Females by Kelvin Hurts
  7. You'll Do For Now by Anthony Sheehan-Drent
  8. Bolan by Commune 84
  9. Power Waves by The Trendees
  10. Knuckle Cut by Nervous Jerk