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New Single For Cheshire Grimm

Kiwi duo Cheshire Grimm are ready to drop what is both their first release as a 2 piece, and first release of 2019.

Soul/R&B artist Allen Stone begins his first New Zealand Tour Tonight

Soul/R&B artist Allen Stone begins his first ever New Zealand tour tonight at Bruce Mason Centre in Auckland, with support from New Zealand’s own Louis Baker.

Sophie Mashlan makes a statement with her debut album ‘Perfect Disaster’

Auckland-based singer-songwriter Sophie Mashlan has released her debut album ‘Perfect Disaster’.

Maggie Rogers Announces Stella Donnell as special guest for New Zealand Tour Date

Acclaimed US producer-songwriter-performer Maggie Rogers has announced her first ever New Zealand show on her Heard It in a Past Life world tour, playing Auckland’s The Powerstation on Saturday 1 June.

SZA announces headlining show in New Zealand this July

Award-winning R&B artist and multi-talented performer SZA has finally locked in her highly-anticipated headlining concert at Auckland’s Spark Arena this July. Before her intimate NZ date, she will first sing her way to Australia, playing a trio of ‘Splendour In The Grass’ sideshows at Perth’s HBF Stadium, Sydney’s Hordern Pavilion and Melbourne’s Margaret Court Arena.

The five-time Grammy Award nominee first entered the scene in 2012, with the critically-acclaimed EP ‘See.SZA.Run’ consecutively followed by ‘Sand Z’ to rave reviews. Her major-label debut record ‘Ctrl’ made SZA score the most nominations at the 2018 Grammy Awards. Certified RIAA Platinum, the record deservingly landed the no. 1 spot on Billboard’s R&B Albums chart, no. 2 on the R&B/Hip Hop Albums chart and no. 3 on the Billboard 200 chart. The album has been revered by fans and media alike for its raw and honest lyricism. Locally, ‘Ctrl’ tracks ‘Love Galore’ ft. Travis Scott achieved gold certification whilst ‘The Weekend’ claimed platinum status certification.

Influenced by avant-garde jazz, alternative rock, and hardcore rap, SZA has become one of the most seminal voices in modern R&B. She’s a genre-blurring force akin to contemporaries such as Jorja Smith, Solange, H.E.R., Kehlani and Brent Faiyaz. Her polished artistry and songwriting talents extend far beyond her own projects. Her collaboration with Kendrick Lamar on ‘All The Stars’ for the 2018 blockbuster film ‘Black Panther’ garnered more than 20 nominations including: ‘Best Original Song’ at the Golden Globe Awards, ‘Song of the Year’, ‘Best Rap/Sung Performance’, ‘Best Song Written for Visual Media’ and ‘Record of the Year’ at the 2018 Grammy Awards.

Don’t miss your chance to witness SZA‘s alluring performance in this one sultry evening of July.

Foals play one-off comeback concert in NZ this July

Oxford-based math-rock juggernauts Foals return to New Zealand for an exclusive performance at Auckland Town Hall this July. After their NZ date, the group will head to Australia, performing three ‘Splendour In The Grass’ sideshows happening at Melbourne’s Margaret Court Arena, Sydney’s Hordern Pavilion and Perth’s Metro City.

From playing chaotic house parties in Oxford to becoming major festival headliners across Europe, Foals‘ music success has been remarkable. Always eager to break boundaries, Foals’ latest album ‘Everything Not Saved Will Be Lost – Part 1’ is the most ambitious statement of their career. It entered the UK charts at #2 with many critics tipping it as a contender for album of the year. ‘Everything Not Saved Will Be Lost – Part 1’ was released in March, with Part 2 to follow later this year—signalling a return to the spasmodic angles of their debut ‘Antidotes’ whilst simultaneously going further off-base than ever before.

“They’re two halves of the same locket… they can be listened to and appreciated individually, but fundamentally they are companion pieces.” – Yannis Philippakis, Foals

Since their 2005 debut, Foals have earned critical acclaim and fan devotion in equal measure. Their reckless and exhilarating performances have seen them earn Best Live Act at the ‘Q Awards’ and Best Album at the ‘NME Awards’, garnering over 1.7 million album sales. With their undeniable charm, the band have captured hearts around the world, gaining close to 1.1 million fans on Facebook and half a billion streams on Spotify since 2015.

Snatch up your tickets fast and let Foals astound you with their thrillingly savage live performance this July!

MUZIC.NET.NZ Celebrates 20 Years on 4 May 2019 in Auckland!

One of New Zealand’s longest running music websites Muzic.net.nz is celebrating its 20th anniversary by throwing a rock-fuelled party with proceeds going to charity.

CRS, Live Nation & More FM Present Hozier – Hollie Smith Announced as Support

Hozier is thrilled to announce Hollie Smith will support him at his highly-anticipated only New Zealand show this month, on April 28 at Spark Arena.

‘Disney On Ice Celebrates Mickey Mouse and Friends’ tour lands in New Zealand this August

Put your skating shoes on and be part of this year’s ‘Disney On Ice Celebrates Mickey and Friends‘ tour in New Zealand this August! The tour is set to grace three famed venues at Auckland’s Spark Arena, Hamilton’s Claudelands Arena and Christchurch’s Horncastle Arena.

Before the NZ dates, ‘Disney On Ice’ will first be stopping over to Australia for a slew of amazing performances from May through to July. Kicking off at Perth’s RAC Arena, the tour will head to the Adelaide Entertainment Centre, Wollongong’s WIN Entertainment Centre and Canberra’s AIS Arena. Shows will resume at the Brisbane Entertainment Centre, Melbourne’s Rod Laver Arena, Newcastle Entertainment Centre and then conclude at Sydney’s Qudos Bank Arena.

Join Mickey and his friends—Minnie Mouse, Donald Duck and Goofy—venture through the various worlds of Disney, sharing meaningful moments from treasured tales. Let Mickey lead the way on their trip down memory lane, looking back on his unforgettable Disney moments.

“Seeing these beloved characters in real life is magical, I love it as much as my kids!” – Stacey Morrison, Disney on Ice Ambassador

In this ultimate interactive event, audiences will be taken into a whole new level of fun! They can journey to the wintry world of Arendelle as royal sisters Anna and Elsa discover true love, and experience the mysterious magic of Fantasia as a ‘Sorcerer’s Apprentice’ when she makes brooms come to life. What makes this year’s tour even more special is Moana’s on-ice NZ debut! A production segment presenting Moana in te reo Māori, one performance at each tour stop.

“…this year, we are particularly delighted to bring the story of Moana to life for New Zealand audiences in te reo Māori for one performance in each city.” – Nicole Feld, Executive Vice President of Feld Entertainment and Producer

Grab your tickets fast and experience Disney’s magical performances this August!

Clap Clap Riot announce one-off Christchurch show

Auckland-by-way-of-Christchurch band Clap Clap Riot celebrated the tenth anniversary of their first physical release, ‘TV Knows Better’ in March with a number of shows around Aotearoa.