Concert review 
02
SEP
2014

Haydn - The Creation

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By Amber Kelly

Artist:  New Zealand Symphony Orchestra

Date / Venue:  Friday, August 29th, Michael Fowler Centre, Wellington

The NZSO's latest offering in its major works programme sees the presentation of Haydn's monumental oratorio, The Creation, in a three centre season which kicked off in Wellington's Michael Fowler Centre last Friday night. Under the whimsical, but accomplished, baton of…

Tagged as : Haydn | The Creation | NZSO | New Zealand Symphony Orchestra | Nicholas McGegan | Orpheus Choir of Wellington | Jonathan Lemalu | Madeleine Pierard | Robin Tritschler | Michael Fowler Centre | Wellington | New Zealand | concert review |


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News 
02
SEP
2014

Ben Ottewell from Gomez announces Auckland show

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As a singer and lead guitarist in English indie rock band Gomez, Ben Ottewell is well known for his unmistakable voice and talent for blistering and inspired guitar solos. Rolling Stone declared, "Gomez's not-so secret weapon is Ben Ottewell." And as GQ Magazine once wrote and anyone listening can attest,"[his] voice is not of this world."

Since his first solo release, Shapes & Shadows (2011), Ot…

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News 
02
SEP
2014

Anthrax to release DVD 'Chile On Hell'

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Get ready to mosh in the privacy of your own home, because multiple Grammy-nominated thrash masters Anthrax have announced the release of 'Chile On Hell', a live-in-concert DVD that is due on September 16. "Chile On Hell" was filmed at the Teatro Caupolican in Santiago, Chile on May 10, 2013 and features Anthrax performing an extended set that featured songs from the band's entire catalogue.



"Ch…

Tagged as : Anthrax | Chile On Hell | Charlie Benante | news |


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News 
02
SEP
2014

Grand Rapids release new single & video 'Wreck & Ruin'

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Ben King has announced the new Grand Rapids single Wreck & Ruin.

The single is yet another beautifully melancholic but uplifting offering from this accomplished songwriter, showcasing his emotive, vocal clarity and wonderful sense of harmony.  The brand new video, directed by Si Moore was made from manipulated late 1940's footage from a Greyhound promotional film.  You can check it out below.  …

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Review 
01
SEP
2014

Belleville

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By Alva Casey

Date / Venue:  Saturday August 30th, The Herald Theatre, Auckland

It was a dark and stormy night; the rain fell in torrents as we bravely struggled through the concrete maze of Aotea Square in search of the most elusive theatre in the world. The Herald Theatre, tonight's venue, is a beautifully intimate and comfortable theatre with friendly pleasant staff. However actually finding…

Tagged as : Belleville | Herald Theatre | Auckland | New Zealand | Review | Silo Theatre |


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