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THE DATSUNS
Live photos from Kings Arms last night (Thursday 19 Dec 2014) w/ THE CAVEMEN

Photos by Danielle Bolton

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JUNGLE
Perform “Julia” live on Late Night With Seth Meyers

JUNGLE performed their song “Julia” live on Late Night With Seth Meyers earlier this week. Watch the clip here.

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WAR ON DRUGS
Live photos from last night at Powerstation in Auckland (18 December 2015)

Photos by Yvonne Shearer

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FRÀNÇOIS AND THE ATLAS MOUNTAINS
NZ tour dates

The Frànçois in question was last in New Zealand, ages ago, as the trumpeter for CAMERA OBSCURA, but this time he’s bringing his own band THE ATLAS MOUNTAINS, to play Auckland, Wellington and Coromandel in early January.

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OFF THE RADAR
Festival reveal first line-up

The OFF THE RADAR festival returns in 2015 – taking place at Te Arai on Feb 5th – 8th 2015.

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MASTODON
Announces one NZ show only, with BEASTWARS

After supporting the likes of Slayer and gracing the Big Day Out stage in New Zealand, 2015 will see MASTODON’s first headline show on our shores.

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JACK LADDER
with KIRIN J CALLINAN
Announces Auckland show

CHEESE ON TOAST PROUDLY PRESENTS… I am so freaking excited to announce that Sydney artist Jack Ladder will be playing his first ever New Zealand show in January as part of a co-headline…

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MORRISSEY
Sky TV’s Arts Channel to screen Morrissey 25 : Live

Great news for Mozza fans; SKY TV’s ARTS channel is broadcasting Morrissey’s 2013 Hollywood High School 25 year legacy concert at 8.30pm on Sunday December the 28th. The 1800 seat school auditorium concert sold out…

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TOAST #002
Spotify Playlist “Talk To Me”

Here’s a brand new Spotify Playlist for your earholes. TOAST #002 TALK TO ME

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CHEESE ON TOAST TOP TEN
18 December 2014

We have a new number one and a total of four new entries on the Cheese on Toast Top Ten this week.

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JORDIE LANE
Announces NZ tour dates

Australian singer/songwriter Jordie Lane returns to New Zealand in March for his first national tour in two years, playing songs from his latest EP Not Built To Last, and acclaimed records Blood Thinner and Sleeping Patterns.

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Baileys Chocolat Luxe

We’ve been enjoying Bailey’s brand new CHOCOLATE, yes chocolate! tipple. Perfect poured over ice, or over some ice-cream for a purely decadent treat, its going to be perfect to bust out on Christmas…

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FREDDIE GIBBS
Announces two NZ shows

FREDDIE GIBBS has announced that he’ll perform in Auckland and Wellington in February 2015.

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THE LEMONHEADS
Live photos from Wednesday 17 January 2014 at Tuning Fork, Auckland

Photos by Yvonne Shearer

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FAT WHITE FAMILY
Share music video for “I Am Mark E Smith”

FAT WHITE FAMILY have shared their latest music video for the single “I Am Mark E Smith”.

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PEACE
Share music video for “World Pleasure”

UK band PEACE are releasing their much anticipated sophomore album Happy People in February and have just shared a new music video for the song “World Pleasure”. Watch it here…

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BLACK MIRROR
Christmas special – watch the trailer here

Charlie Brooker’s dystopian series BLACK MIRROR has a new episode – a Christmas special – starring Mad Men’s Jon Hamm as the lead as Matt, and Rafe Spall as his companion, Potter…

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DICTAPHONE BLUES
On the cover of THE FOLD issue 96 – plus free xmas wrapping paper

This week’s issue of THE FOLD is out now with a very special xmas cover featuring Eddie from DICTAPHONE BLUES and inside, a giant piece of special Fold / Dictaphone Blues Xmas wrapping paper. Plus your gig guide and usual malarky that you find in The Fold.

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MARLON WILLIAMS
Announces four date NZ tour / streams lead single from debut solo album

MARLON WILLIAMS has released the lead single from his debut solo album which is due for release in April 2015. It’s a song titled “Dark Child”

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GAME OF THRONES
Shares footage from new season

Game of Thrones officially, it seems, didn’t want this go on-line, but, albeit just a glimpse, fans of the series are now able to watch this 5 seconds over and over again. The squawk of the crow is set to drive co-workers insane if you don’t have your headphones on!

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KIRIN J CALLINAN
Shares video trailer for a special performance titled “Terrible Love”

KIRIN J CALLINAN will perform a special show created exclusively for Melbourne’s Sugar Mountain festival which takes place on January 24th. The show is titled “Terrible Love” and is created by Kirin and Sugar Mountain Creative Director Pete Keenin…

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WE ARE TEMPORARY
Share new track dedicated to the memory of Eric Garner

WE ARE TEMPORARY has been so stirred by the death of Eric Garner after he was put in a grappling hold by a police officer, and the recent decision by a grand jury to not idict the police office concerned, they made this song.

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MIDGE URE
Announces NZ tour

MIDGE URE is probably best known for his work with ULTRAVOX in the eighties after he joined the band having previously been in VISAGE. The 67 year old is still making music under his own name and is coming to NZ in April.

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95bFM
Announce the departure of Zac Arnold from Breakfast

95bFM have issued a brief statement this afternoon that Breakfast host Zac Arnold has resigned his position as Breakfast Host of 95bFM. He will stay on for a bit when we are back from Christmas Holidays, but will be leaving in late January.

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ALDOUS HARDING
Shares music video for “No Peace”

Check out the brand new music video directed by Martin Sagadin.

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DICTAPHONE BLUES
Live photos from album release gig at Kings Arms on Thursday 11 December

DICTAPHONE BLUES held an album release gig at Auckland’s Kings Arms last Thursday night with support from Arthur Ahbez, Beach Pigs and Emily Edrosa (who also joined Dictaphone Blues on-stage for “365”. Danielle Bolton took these photos for Cheese on Toast.

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LUGER BOA
Live photos from Friday 12 December 2014 at Kings Arms, Auckland

As part of the last ever tour of LUGER BOA. Show support from RACKETS and DEAD BEAT BOYS. Photos by Yvonne Shearer.   LUGER BOA RACKETS DEAD BEAT BOYS

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ANGUS & JULIA STONE
Announce headline shows in January

ANGUS & JULIA STONE are playing at Auckland’s St Jerome’s Laneway Festival on Monday 26 January and have, today, announced two separate headline shows, one in Wellington and the other in Christchurch.

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FLYING LOTUS, LITTLE DRAGON and ROYAL BLOOD
Announce Laneway Sideshows

Four LANEWAY sideshows announced.

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I AM GIANT
Singer Ed Martin leaves band

I AM GIANT singer Ed Martin to go solo. I AM GIANT hire new vocalist, UK import Ryan Redman formerly of EXIT TEN.

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SJD
Shares new music video for “I Wanna Be Foolish”

SJD’s label Round Trip Mars have shared the music video for the first single from SJD’s forthcoming new album (his seventh) Saint John Divine.

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STREET CHANT
New music video in the making

Anna Duckworth – Producer / Writer / Director from Candlelit Pictures has shared several Instagram photos overnight from what appears to be the set for a new STREET CHANT video. STREET CHANT have…

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THE DATSUNS
Cheese on Toast’s Spotify Playlist

The MF’s from Hell themselves, THE DATSUNS are back in the country next week playing their own headline tour…

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CHEESE ON TOAST TOP TEN
12 December 2014

We have a new entry straight to number one with FANFICKK’s “Shreds” …

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PERFUME GENIUS
Cheese on Toast in association with Mystery Girl presents two NZ shows in February

Cheese on Toast is incredibly proud to present, in association with Mystery Girl, Seattle native Mike Hadreas – aka PERFUME GENIUS, in New Zealand for the very first time, to perform two mesmerizing shows in February 2015.

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KNIFE PARTY
Show cancelled

The upcoming KNIFE PARTY concert scheduled for Tuesday 16 December at Auckland’s Logan Campbell Centre has been cancelled.

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KING MISSILE
Add South Island dates to NZ tour

wo dates in the South Island have been added to the upcoming NZ tour by KING MISSILE.

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SAGE FRANCIS
Performing tonight and tomorrow night

American Hip Hop artist / Spoken word poet Sage Francis is in the country, performing tonight at Wellington’s San Fran with Alphabethead and Toomassive and then in Auckland on Friday night with Delic…

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DICTAPHONE BLUES
Plays Auckland, Napier and Wellington this weekend

We certainly are heading into ‘silly season’ and what better way to get amongst would there be than attending one of the upcoming shows on the DICTAPHONE BLUES album release tour.

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