Concert review 
20
DEC
2014

Katy Perry with PHOTOS

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Photos by Dani Bolton

By Anya Whitlock

Artist:  Katy Perry

Date / Venue:  Friday December 19th, Vector Arena, Auckland

The giggly neon explosion of Katy Perry fans had taken hold of the streets of Auckland long before reaching the doors to the Vector Arena. Excitement breeds more excitement and rickshaw bicycles blasting her tunes and masses of blue wigged Tweens present obstacles to return…

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News 
19
DEC
2014

Katy Perry's NZ shows kick off tonight - Set Times!

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Excitement is starting to build as Katy Perry's NZ shows are upon us, which will see sold out performances at Auckland'Vector Arena on Friday 19th and Saturday 20th December

Here are the set times - 

Doors Open: 6.30pm 

Tove Lo: 7.30pm 

Katy Perry: 8.30pm 

Perry began the Australasian leg of The Prismatic World Tour in Perth on November 7th, and has now completed all 23 of her sc…

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Interview 
19
DEC
2014

Burton C. Bell from Fear Factory

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By Sebastian Mackay

Fear Factory are legendary. They do stuff with guitars and noise that made people I like want to do the same stuff. That's where my connection to Fear Factory began and up until chatting to Burton C. Bell I thought that was where it ended - it's not though. So like an elephant on a tightrope I proceed to make myself look like a right dick in the following interview but Burton …

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Concert review 
19
DEC
2014

The War On Drugs with PHOTOS

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Photos by Adam Jones

By Wal Reid

Artist:  The War On Drugs

Date / Venue:  Thursday December 18th, The Powerstation, Auckland

Philly's finest, The War On Drugs led by the enigmatic Adam Granduciel, a musical wordsmith fronting a group that has set alight the musical world, rolled into town last night to much fanfare.  

Kicking off the nights procession, the band ripped into ‘Burning' & ‘U…

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News 
19
DEC
2014

Mastodon announce NZ show

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Mastodon are heading to New Zealand in 2015 to play one show.  The sludge rock band will perform at The Studio in Auckland on Wednesday March 25th with support from NZ's own Beastwars.  

Art is a cyclical beast. The same can easily be said of Grammy Award nominated hard rock juggernaut Mastodon. The group's four members recognize the importance of life's omnipresent cycles on their sixth full-l…

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News 
18
DEC
2014

CJ Ramone to play Auckland concert

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CJ Ramone is heading to New Zealand to play one show in February.  

Ramone will perform at the Kings Arms Tavern in Auckland on Saturday February 7th - see ticketing details below.

In 1989, CJ Ramone walked into one of the toughest jobs in the history of rock & roll - he took over as bassist with punk rock icons the Ramones. CJ proved he was more than up to the task and helped the group surviv…

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News 
18
DEC
2014

Kirin J. Callinan & Jack Ladder to co-headline NZ shows

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Sydney artist Jack Ladder will be playing his first ever New Zealand shows in January as part of a co-headline run with Kirin J. Callinan, on the back of the release of his acclaimed fourth album with his band The Dreamlanders, ‘Playmates'.

Three years after the acclaimed ‘Hurstville' and a move from the inner city of Sydney to the Blue Mountains, Jack Ladder reunited with The Dreamlanders …

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News 
18
DEC
2014

Freddie Gibbs to play two NZ shows

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Freddie Gibbs is heading to New Zealand for two shows in February.  Gibbs will perform at The Studio in Auckland on Friday February 20th and the James Cabaret in Wellington on Saturday February 21st.  



After a colourful career beginning on the streets of Gary, Indiana and soaring into the bright lights of Los Angeles, Gibbs' work has gone from strength to strength. In his early days, he was quic…

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