click here for more
click here for more

Blonde Redhead

When
Sat Jun 22nd, 2024
Where
The Powerstation,
Auckland

Doors open
8:00pm
Gig starts
8:30pm
Entry
R18
Cover charge*
$74.90
*Guide only - booking fees may apply
Share This Gig
Gig Information

BANISHED MUSIC & STRANGE NEWS TOURING PRESENT
BLONDE REDHEAD
NEW ZEALAND TOUR 2024

Saturday 22 June - Powerstation, Auckland
Sunday 23 June - Meow, Wellington
Monday 24 June - Loons, Lyttelton

Banished Music Pre-Sale - Tuesday 12 March, 12PM
General on sale - Thursday 14 March, 12PM
Tickets from Banished Music
Subsribe for Banished Music pre-sales at www.banishedmusic.com/subscribe

The cult favourite indie trio returns on the heels of new album Sit Down For Dinner.

“30 years after they formed, it's a return to be savoured”
AllMusic

“Alternately dreamily anxious and immaculately groovy”
The Line Of Best Fit

Banished Music and Strange News Touring are thrilled to present the band hailed by The Guardian as “one of the very best in the US”, Blonde Redhead, making their long-awaited return to New Zealand for the first time since 2011.

Set to dazzle Aotearoa’s audiences across three very special shows this June, the trio of Kazu Makino and twin brothers Simone and Amedeo Pace have been selling out shows the world over since the release of their tenth studio album Sit Down For Dinner.

Since forming in New York in 1993 after leaving their homelands of Japan and Italy respectively, the band have in their time traversed post punk, noise rock, and dabbled in some of the finest ethereal dream weaving we’ve heard. Their passionate, every-loyal cult fanbase is always growing, with essential albums like Melody Of Certain Damaged Lemons, Misery Is A Butterfly, and 23 winning hearts and minds across the years.

Now, some thirty years into their colourful career, Blonde Redhead are making what critics are calling their warmest and most welcoming music to date. Sit Down For Dinner is the heart-rending sound of a tight-knit musical family having returned from a self-imposed hiatus, putting aside the troubles of the past and finding the joy of playing together again.

The mere mention of the name Blonde Redhead is enough to send most indie music fans into a swooning spin, and with their last visit here being for Laneway Festival over a decade ago, it’s high time we got to bathe in their inimitable sound. It’s not an exaggeration to deem Blonde Redhead a bucket list band, seeing them live is an experience you cannot afford to miss.

Links
banishedmusic.com/blonde...
Tags
alternative, art/noise, pop, punk/hardcore, rock, Blonde Redhead

Subscribe/Follow Us
Don’t miss a thing! Follow us on your favourite platform  

Set Gig Reminders
Google calender
iCal
Bookmark
RSS
more alerts



Help Support Independent Music News
You can show your support to keep UnderTheRadar running by making a contribution. From $5, any amount can make a huge difference and keep us bringing you the best, comprehensive local content. ♥
Support UTR!
Blonde Redhead
Sun 23rd June 7:30pm
Meow Event Venue, 9 Edward St, Wellington City, Wellington
Blonde Redhead
Mon 24th June 7:30pm
The Loons, Lyttelton



Promoted
Bassment - Local Roll Call 5
Reiki Ruawai - 'All I Need' Release Shows
Double Parked - Return Of The Froth
Sheeps: Working the Machine Album Release Tour

Promoted
Coridian Live w/ Animalhead and Silcrow
Small Waves Minifest Vol.3
Treenurse Single Release with support from Bridges
Amigo The Devil




Gig Guide Quick Links
Add your gigs! (Free), Find tickets, Advanced Search, iCal gigs, UTR Gig Guide on Twitter, Advertise your event