Interview 
03
MAR
2015

Charles Bradley

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By Adrian Russell

The story of Charles Bradley is truly inspirational.  He lived on the streets for two years, almost died in hospital after being given penicillin and battled depression following the death of his brother.

The soul sensation released his debut album 'No Time For Dreaming' at the age of 62 after being discovered by Daptone Records... or as Bradley put's it "I would say we discov…

Tagged as : Charles Bradley | The Powerstation | Auckland | New Zealand | Bluesfest | interview |


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News 
03
MAR
2015

Mumford & Sons announce new album 'Wilder Mind'

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Wilder Mind was recorded at Air Studios, London and produced by James Ford (Arctic Monkeys, HAIM, Florence & The Machine). It features twelve new tracks, written collaboratively by the band in London, Brooklyn, and Texas. A number of the new songs were written and demo'd at Aaron Dessner's (The National) garage studios in Brooklyn. The band also returned to Eastcote Studios in London, where they r…

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News 
03
MAR
2015

Faith No More reveal new track 'Superhero'

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Faith No More offer up a second song from their forthcoming album, Sol Invictus (May 15, Reclamation Recordings/Ipecac Recordings/ [PIAS]), with the single ‘Superhero' currently streaming via Marvel.com. You can also listen to the track below. 



The band has also revealed the cover art for Sol Invictus, which features an image from Ossian Brown, a member of Coil and Cyclobe, who also published …

Tagged as : Faith No More | Sol Invictus | Superhero | news |


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News 
02
MAR
2015

The Eversons unveil music video for 'Emily'

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Witty five-piece The Eversons have teamed up with the rebellious film-makers at Candlelit Pictures to produce their next music video - Emily, directed by acclaimed duo Thunderlips.  You can check out the video below. 

This music video is a glam-rock musical set in our own fictitious version of the infamous dumpling restaurant on Auckland's Dominion Road - New Flavor - it's a musical comedy take…

Tagged as : The Eversons | Emily | NZ Tour | news |


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Concert review 
02
MAR
2015

The Winery Tour PHOTOS

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Photos by Paul Willyams

Artists:  Dave DobbynDon McGlashanSupergroove & Anika Moa

Date / Venue:  Saturday February 28th, Waipara Hills, Waipara

The Winery Tour 2015 was wrapped up this weekend, with one final show at Waipara Hills on Saturday night.  

Featuring Dave Dobbyn, Don McGlashan, Anika Moa and Supergroove, we were lucky enough to have Paul Willyums attend the show who took …

Tagged as : The Winery Tour 2015 | Waipara Hills | Waipara | concert review | photos |


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Concert review 
01
MAR
2015

I Am Giant with PHOTOS

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Photos by Leah Victoria

By Wal Reid

Artist:  I Am Giant 

Date / Venue:  Saturday February 28th, Kings Arms, Auckland 

It was a homecoming of sorts for the internationally based Kiwi rock group as tattooed drum god Shelton Woolright, bassist Paul Matthews and ex IAG axe meister Aja Timu (standing in for new Londoner guitarist Max O'Donnell) took to the stage to unveil new wunderkind singe…

Tagged as : I Am Giant | Kings Arms Tavern | Auckland | New Zealand | photos | concert review |


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Concert review 
01
MAR
2015

Future Sound System Festival with PHOTOS

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Photos by Peter Stretch

By Wal Reid

Date / Venue:  Friday February 27th, Mt Smart Stadium, Auckland 

It was billed as the hottest ticket of the summer a massive outdoor summer party complete with 3D mapping and mind blowing projections to send off Summer (god forbid we should advance into Winter).

Avicii is more of a simple ingénu than a Swedish superstar DJ. The Swede has been amidst hyped…

Tagged as : Future Sound System | Mt Smart Stadium | Auckland | New Zealand | Avicii | Afrojack | photos | concert review |


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Concert review 
28
FEB
2015

Peter Hook And The Light with PHOTOS

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Photos by Leah Victoria

By Ritzy Sparkles

Artist:  Peter Hook And The Light

Date / Venue:  Friday February 27th, The Studio, Auckland

My name is Ritzy and I was conflicted fan girl. Do I see 'Hooky' sans New Order? Yes please.

Playing an entire album live has always been a risky concept, trading on that wish to see your most totally favourite bands ever play live just one more time? Ok? Th…

Tagged as : Peter Hook And The Light | The Studio | Auckland | New Zealand | photos | concert review |


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