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28
JAN
2015

AWOLNATION announce new album 'Run'

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AWOLNATION have announced the release of their new studio album titled Run (Red Bull Records) on March 20, the highly anticipated follow-up to their chart-topping debut Megalithic Symphony. Following a whirlwind two-year world tour, 2014 saw AWOLNATION withdraw into the depths of the California coastline to construct the sophomore effort. Pre-orders of Run are available at www.awolnationmusic.com

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28
JAN
2015

Shonen Knife NZ tour kicks off in Auckland tonight!

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World famous Japanese all-girl rock band Shonen Knife kick off their New Zealand tour tonight with a show at the Kings Arms in Auckland.  The tour then brings them to the Sawmill Cafe in Leigh on Thursday January 29th before heading to the San Francisco Bath House in Wellington on Friday January 30th and finishes up at Churchills in Christchurch on Saturday January 31st.  

Shonen Knife relea…

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28
JAN
2015

Emile Haynie to release debut album 'We Fall'

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"I made the album with mostly my friends, who knew what I was going through. I wanted to put the relationship under a microscope, and relive all my emotions, from being pissed off and hurt to a sense of relief." - Emile Haynie



You may not be familiar with the name of Interscope Records recording artist Emile Haynie, but you've heard his work as a Grammy-winning producer/songwriter on Eminem's Re…

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28
JAN
2015

Robert Scott announced as special guest for Sharon Van Etten's NZ tour

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Robert Scott from The Clean and The Bats fame, has been confirmed as the special guest for Sharon Van Etten's New Zealand tour this March.  

Scott is currently touring Australia with The Clean for only the third time in 25 years and his solo album The Green House released in August was named as one of NZ Herald's Top 30 albums of 2014.

With Sharon Van Etten's album Are We There and single Your …

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28
JAN
2015

Passenger playing two NZ shows this week!

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Mike Rosenberg, aka Passenger, is bringing his Whispers Tour to New Zealand this week; playing at the Civic Theatre in Auckland on Friday January 30th and the Michael Fowler Centre in Wellington on Saturday January 31st.

2012 and 2013 were watermark years for the acoustic folk troubadour and included sold out tours here in New Zealand as well as the UK, Europe, Australia and the US

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27
JAN
2015

Bad Manners announce NZ & Australia tour

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Bad Manners are heading to New Zealand in 2015 to play shows in WellingtonAuckland and Christchurch this May.  On top of the New Zealand dates, Bad Habits will also perform shows through out Australia in Adelaide, Melbourne, Brisbane, Sydney and Perth.  Check out the full list of dates below.  

Featuring the larger-than-life frontman Buster Bloodvessel (a man once dubbed the anti-christ of …

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27
JAN
2015

Great North win Tui for 2015 Best Folk Album

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Up In Smoke by Great North has been announced as the winner of the 2015 Best Folk Album at the Auckland Folk Festival in Kumeu.

It is the second folk Tui for the Auckland-based band, their previous victory coming in 2013 with Halves.

Great North is a sextet comprising Hayden and Rachel Donnell, Dale Campbell, Strahan Cole, Ryan Attwood and Matthew Hutching. The band is produced and engineered b…

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Album review 
27
JAN
2015

Björk - Vulnicura

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By Rathan Paul Harshavardan

Released Thursday January 22nd, 2015 - Inertia

Something about heart-break is therapeutic to artistic geniuses like Björk, who've made it perfectly clear that finding happiness in sadness is really in vogue. Most of the albums I've reviewed recently are all about the death of something these artists have held close to their heart. So when the queen of experimental mu…

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