News 
24
NOV
2014

Last chance to see Minuit... ever!

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Minuit's Final Fling tour his heading to Auckland later this week.  Having already stopped for shows in Nelson, Wellington and Christchurch, the Auckland leg takes place at the Tuning Fork this Thursday and Friday (Friday's show has sold out!).

It was 11 years ago that Minuit released their debut album The 88, which included the songs Menace', ‘Except You', ‘Body-Shaped Box', and ‘The Boy With …

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Album review 
24
NOV
2014

Pink Floyd - The Endless River

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By Rich Stevens

Released Friday November 7th, 2014 - Sony Music

First and foremost it should be stated that I am a longtime Pink Floyd fan. When I heard a few months back the Floyd would be releasing 'The Endless River' I was intrigued to say the least.  

The material for the album was recorded back in 1993-94, during the recording sessions for The Division Bell. David Gilmour has described …

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24
NOV
2014

Jimmy Barnes 30:30 Hindsight NZ tour kicks off tomorrow

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Jimmy Barnes commences his 30:30 Hindsight NZ Tour tomorow with a performance at Claudeland's Arena in Hamilton, before continuing on with performances set for Auckland, Christchurch and Dunedin.  

The tour sees Barnsey celebrating 30 years as a solo artist and will perform the classic albums in full 'For The Working Class Man' & 'Freight Train Heart', as well as a plethora of his hits.

Speci…

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News 
24
NOV
2014

Eminem releases 66-track 'Shady Classics' mixtape for free

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Eminem has released 'Shady Classics' - a 66 track mixtape which can be downloaded for below for free.  The mixtape features classics and rarities which did not make the shortlist for Eminem's forthcoming compilation double album 'Shady XV', which is due for release on November 26th.  

Talking about the mixtape, Eminem's manager Paul Rosenberg explained to MLive.com "It is sort of a compendium o…

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News 
23
NOV
2014

The Seekers NZ tour is underway

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The Seekers kicked off their New Zealand tour yesterday, with a sold out performance at Wellington's Michael Fowler Centre last night.  

The tour moves on to Christchurch's Horncastle Arena tonight, before continuing to Auckland for two shows at the Civic Theatre on Tuesday 25th and Wednesday 26th, the Claudelands Arena in Hamilton on Friday 28th and finishing up at the TSB Bowl Of Brooklands o…

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Concert review 
23
NOV
2014

Rolling Stones with PHOTOS

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Photos by Jacko Andrews

By Jake Ebdale

Artist:  Rolling Stones

Date / Venue:  Saturday November 22nd, Mt Smart Stadium, Auckland

Over a year after buying tickets, I finally got to see The Rolling Stones in the flesh. Forget the recent tabloid fodder. Everyone on stage was in elated spirits - it was the last show on a huge Australasian tour. In short: they turned up on time, they played the h…

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Concert review 
23
NOV
2014

Black River Drive with PHOTOS

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Photos by Jacko Andrews

By Wal Reid

Artist:  Black River Drive

Date / Venue:  Friday November 14th, Kings Arms Tavern, Auckland

There aren't many Kiwi bands that you could say have heart & soul like Auckland band Black River Drive, but the thing is, the raw passion that you hear on their new album Quicksand is exactly what you get live, no holds barred.

Tonight was Auckland's turn to revel …

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News 
21
NOV
2014

Press conference with Rolling Stones production manager Dale Skjerseth

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We had the privilege to attend the press conference with Rolling Stones production manager Dale Skjerseth, ahead of the Stones concert at Mt Smart Stadium in Auckland on Saturday night.  

Check out the full press conference at the bottom of the page courtesy of Music Nation.  Here's a quick recap of some of the questions answered by Dale. 

By the way, there are still a few tickets left vi…

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