Review 
28
MAR
2015

Let It Be

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By Jarred Tito

Date / Venue:  Thursday March 26th, Civic Theatre, Auckland

Magnificent, brilliant, sensational and of course fabulous were some of the adjectives used to describe The Beatles and their new form of popular music. They acquired the nickname "the Fab Four" as Beatlemania grew, and by early 1964 they had become international stars. It was in that same year that the Fab Four first vi…

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Concert review 
28
MAR
2015

Pseudo Echo LIVE PHOTOS

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Photos by Lou Mitchell

Artist:  Pseudo Echo

Date / Venue:  Friday March 27th, Kings Arms Tavern, Auckland

Pseudo Echo returned to New Zealand last night, playing at the Kings Arms Tavern in Auckland.  Performing their classic hits Don't Go, Beat For You, Living In A Dream, Listening and of course the infectious Funky Town, the band showed they hadn't lost their touch one bit and treated the…

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News 
27
MAR
2015

Maroon 5 announce second Auckland show

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Due to phenomenally strong pre-sales Maroon 5 have announced the addition of a second Auckland show at Auckland's Vector Arena on October 4th. Tickets for both Auckland shows and the Christchurch show are on sale now. 

Capturing their first of three Grammy Awards as 'Best New Artist' of 2005 and going on to sell more than 23 million albums and 109 million singles worldwide, Maroon 5's releases …

Tagged as : Maroon 5 | Vector Arena | Auckland | Horncastle Arena | Christchurch | New Zealand | NZ Tour | news |


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Concert review 
27
MAR
2015

Charles Bradley And His Extraordinaires

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By Dave Guilleminot

Artist:  Charles Bradley And His Extraordinaires

Date / Venue:  Thursday March 26th, The Powerstation, Auckland

I must confess that I had never heard of Charles Bradley before, but when I first clicked on one of his online videos I knew I would be up for a treat.

Never had the chance of seeing James Brown live, but I was up for seeing a reminiscent looking ex JB imperso…

Tagged as : Charles Bradley And His Extraordinaires | The Powerstation | Auckland | New Zealand | concert review |


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Album review 
26
MAR
2015

El_Txef_A - We Walked Home Together (Remix Pack 1)

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By Paul Ballard

Following the release of the brilliant We Walked Home Together last year, Basque-based electronic artist El_Txef_A, aka Aitor Etxebarria returns with the first in what will be a triptych of Remix Packs. These not only allow him the opportunity to expand, explore and share his sound, but also herald the launch of his new Forbidden Colours label as part of a limited vinyl release.

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Interview 
26
MAR
2015

Pip

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By Poppy Tohill

"It's a nice, sunny afternoon here," Pip tells me over the phone from Los Angeles, on a bleak and windy Auckland morning. The 22 year old funk-pop artist and born performer has had a busy few years since he entered season 2 of the popular American talent show, The Voice, in 2012. Participating as a part of ‘Team Adam Levine' getting as far as the quarter-finals, Pip tells me "it's…

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Concert review 
26
MAR
2015

Mastodon LIVE PHOTOS

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Photos by Lou Mitchell

Artist:  Mastodon

Date / Venue:  Wednesday March 25th, The Powerstation, Auckland

Mastodon returned to Auckland last night where they played an outstanding show. Originally booked to perform at The Studio, the show sold out in quick time and was hastily moved to the larger Powerstation... which quickly sold out as well!  

Lou Mitchell squeezed herself in to the jam p…

Tagged as : Mastodon | The Powerstation | Auckland | New Zealand | The Ocean | Beastwars | concert review | photos |


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News 
26
MAR
2015

Brooke Fraser announces NZ tour

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In her second major announcement of the past few days, Brooke Fraser unveils official news of her return to tour New Zealand in June.

Brooke will appear at the Isaac Theatre Royal on June 24th, Wellington's Opera House on June 26th and the Holy Trinity in Auckland on June 27th. Tickets go on sale April 7th.

Last Thursday night, Brooke told fans from the stage at Sydney's Enmore Theatre that she …

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