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DEVLISKIN
Announce summer tour dates

Explosive rock band DEVILSKIN are playing a series of seven shows in the usual holiday haunts this December / January. DEVILSKIN’s debut album went to of the charts remaining as the #1 Album…

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JOHN LEGEND
Announces Auckland show this December

#1 charting neo-soul singer JOHN LEGEND has announced a one-off show at Auckland’s Vector Arena on Wednesday December 10 in support of his fourth highly acclaimed album, Love in the Future, featuring double…

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HOW TO DRESS WELL
Announces one Auckland show

Holy-shitz-bits January just keeps on getting better and better-er with the announcement, this morning of experimental R&B / pop crooner and producer Tom Krell aka HOW TO DRESS WELL will play at Auckland’s Kings Arms early next year

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SINEAD O’CONNOR
RUFUS WAINWRIGHT, YOUSSOU N’DOUR, PUBLIC SERVICE BROADCASTING
and so much more for WOMAD

Having just headlined at WOMAD UK, SINEAD O’CONNOR will be exclusively joining 28 top-class music acts from around the world at WOMAD NZ March 13-15, 2015.

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TODD TERJE
Shares music video for “Delorean Dynamite”

Would you buy a used car from this man? What if it was a Delorean? It’s only for 279000 Norwegian Krone, which is just over $NZ53,000.

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EMILY EDROSA
On the cover of this week’s issue of THE FOLD / Stream her EP

Issue 88 of THE FOLD is out now with EMILY EDROSA on the cover.

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GIGIFSNZ
This is awesome

Danielle Bolton aka The Red Beanie often takes photos for Cheese on Toast, and on the quiet, she’s created this pretty freaking awesome tumblr called GIGIFSNZ where she painstakingly creates animated gifs using photos she’s taken at gigs.

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BREAKING BAD
Limited Edition Heisenberg Tin

GASP! That’s the collective noise that rattled our office when the news came through that the entire series of Breaking Bad is soon to be available in an awesome limited edition Heisenberg Tin!…

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FUTURE ISLANDS
Premiere 4AD Session

Those awesome Baltimore Synth-gods FUTURE ISLANDS have just done a 4AD Session in London directed by Iain Forsyth and Jane Pollard (20,000 Days On Earth) Its a collection of five tracks filmed beautifully…

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DIE! DIE! DIE!
w/ CARB ON CARB and DESPERATE MODELS – live photos from Friday 17 October 2014 at Mt Eden Scout Hall, Auckland

Photos by Danielle Bolton aka The Red Beanie.

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ANTHONIE TONNON
Announces album preview show

ANTHONIE TONNON is holding his cards tightly to his chest over his new album. What’s it called? When will it be released? Will it feature any dubstep? (Hint: really very unlikely).

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GHOSTBUSTERS
Win 1 & 2 on Bluray!

To help celebrate the 30th anniversary of GHOSTBUSTERS Cheese on Toast is giving away 2 copies of both GHOSTBUSTERS 1 and 2!

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LUCKLESS
Announces tour with PALES

LUCKLESS is back on the road again…

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SLEATER KINNEY
Reveal new album details / Stream “Bury Our Friends”

Album art, release date and tracklisting revealed.

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FAZERDAZE
Shares new EP

FAZERDAZE’s EP is available via Soundcloud. Get it into your ears right now! You need it!

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FKA TWIGS
Shares new concept film for Google Glass

FKA TWIGS has shared a concept film for Google Glass, working both as performer and director…

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SPANDAU BALLET
Soul Boys Of The Western World
Doco screening with Tony Hadley and Gary Kemp

Frontman Tony Hadley and Guitarist Gary Kemp will be in NZ in November to promote the up and coming documentary – Q&A session announced.

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CLAP CLAP RIOT
BUZZ MOLLER and FAZERDAZE – live photos from Saturday 18 October 2014 at Kings Arms

Photos by The Red Beanie aka Danielle Bolton.

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INTERPOL
Unveil new video for “My Desire”

Interpol premiered their new clip for “My Desire” overnight. Watch it here.

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SAGE FRANCIS
Announces two NZ dates this December

Having just released his fifth album after a four year hiatus, SAGE FRANCES has announced two New Zealand dates this December.

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@PEACE
Remixed by TOTEMS

TOTEMS has remixed @PEACE tune “Gravity”. Listen to it here

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REGGIE WATTS
Interview

Cheese on Toast speaks with ‘avowed disinformationalist’ Reggie Watts ahead of his show at Auckland’s SkyCity this week.

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Adidas Originals by Nigo

For twenty years Japanese style icon NIGO has been at the forefront of youth culture with his uber-unique designs and creations. adidas Originals and NIGO join forces this summer for a very special…

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GESPENST
Post-rock instrumentalists from Kuala Lumpur

Welcome to the new mini-series of posts on Cheese on Toast where we shine a light on bands from different parts of the world where, perhaps, you might not normally have a look for them. For the first instalment, some post-rock from Kuala Lumpur…

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WEEZER
Win this week’s Album of the Week
Everything Will Be Alright in the End
Friday’s Draw

Friday’s draw is open

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NZ MUSIC AWARDS
Finalists announced

At a ceremony in Auckland last night the finalists for the 49th annual NZ Music Awards were revealed…

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RUN THE JEWELS
Cat sound remix album to proceed

I am finding it difficult to contain my excitement over this news…

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BETH HART
Announces Auckland side-show to Bluesfest appearance

Power house vocalist BETH HART has announced her first ever Auckland show as a side-show to her Bluesfest 2015 appearance…

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G-EAZY
To perform two NZ shows in February

G-EAZY aka Gerald Earl Gillum is a nice guy, looks like a hero from a Tarantino film, and raps like a boss.

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I LOVE UGLY
Eyewear

Super-fast-growing-amazing menswear label, I Love Ugly have just released their debut eyewear collection – Aspire to inspire before you expire. Three styles are on offer featuring quality materials, original designs and I Love…

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ODESZA
To play one NZ show

Much-hyped Seattle production duo ODESZA have announced a one-off show in Auckland in January 2015.

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BAD SOUNDS
Stream “Living Alone” (Demo)

BAD SOUNDS are a duo from London. Information about them is particularly scarce…

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GOAT
Share music video for “Hide From The Sun”

Enjoy.

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BREAKING BAD
Seasons 1-5 on Lightbox

With Better Call Saul about to hit screens in February next year, its time for all you Breaking Bad non-believers to get on that horse and watch the entire series! Better Call Saul…

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APHEX TWIN
Syro – album review

APHEX TWIN’s long awaited and much lauded return by way of Syro is nothing short of genius. It’s masterfully both difficult and playful to listen to. Simultaneously frivolous and intense, depending, I have…

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SBTRKT
Wonder Where We Land – album review

Aaron Jerome aka SBTRKT has delivered a multi-facetted, multi-dimensional and multi-shaded album with Wonder Where We Land, seamlessly traversing across house, techno, soul and hip hop palettes.

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GEORGE CLINTON & PARLIAMENT FUNKADELIC
Announce Bluesfest sideshow

The legendary George Clinton & Parliament Funkadelic brings the ‘awe-funk-some’ P-Funk Collective to the festival and has announced a one-off Auckland side-show.

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DICTAPHONE BLUES
shares brand new single featuring EMILY EDROSA

“365” is the second single from the upcoming album Mufti Day which is to be released on the first Friday of summer

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WEEZER
Win this week’s Album of the Week
Everything Will Be Alright in the End
Thursday’s Draw

Thursday’s prize draw is closed.

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BILLY IDOL, CHEAP TRICK and THE ANGELS
Announce NZ tour

BILLY IDOL is returning to NZ for the first time since 1987 next April.

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