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THE DRUMS
Encyclopedia – album review

THE DRUMS are back after three years of silence and a new chapter for the band; founding members Jonny Pierce and Jacob Graham remain and the other two members we remember are gone – dark times and a bitter band breakup are what drove Pierce and Graham to write such a brilliantly dark, melodic Indie album holed away in a remote cabin.

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EMILY EDROSA
Shares first single from her self titled EP

EMILY EDROSA (aka Emily Littler of STREET CHANT) has shared the first single from her forthcoming self titled EP, a song called “Animal”. Listen to it here

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CHEESE ON TOAST DINNER PARTY
Podcast and playlist from this week, 16 September 2014

Listen to this week’s show again, or for the first time if you missed it on Tuesday.

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HOWLING BELLS
Live photos from Tuning Fork

Photos by Yvonne Shearer

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COURTNEY BARNETT
Live photos from Wednesday night

w/ support from Glass Owls. Photos by Danielle Bolton.

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SILO PARK POP UP MINI GOLF
#scribbleAKL

Awesome creative collective #scribbleAKL are bringing a pop-up Mini Golf Course to Auckland’s Silo Park…but this is Mini Golf not as you know it! Take an adventure through a landscape of borrowed and up-cycled objects with an intallation of an 18-hole golf adventure designed by the creative heads at #scribbleAKL

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RACKETS
Release their video for new single “Wash My Brain”

RACKETS have a new video – as has become expected, it’s brilliant and hilarious. Check it out here…

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ALT-J
Album of the week
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Friday’s draw is open all weekend!

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JOHNNY MARR
“Easy Money”

Check out the music video for “Easy Money” from JOHNNY MARR’s forthcoming new album titled Playland which is out in early October.

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SHAMIR
“Sometimes A Man” music video
and EP stream

19-year-old North Las Vegas native Shamir Bailey records under the moniker SHAMIR and is, frankly, astonishingly good.
Think, Frankie Knuckles x Grace Jones.

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THE DRUMS
Music video for “Magic Mountain”

THE DRUMS are back with a brand new album titled Encyclopedia which is out in NZ this weekend.

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ALT-J
Album of the week
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Thursday’s draw is closed.

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MARIAH CAREY
Announces NZ show

MARIAH CAREY will perform her first ever live show in New Zealand in November.

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THE DATSUNS
Announce NZ tour this summer

THE DATSUNS will return to New Zealand in December to play four dates in support of their new album Deep Sleep – which is released 3 October via Hellsquad Records.

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INTERPOL
Share new video for “Twice As Hard”

INTERPOL premiered their brand new video clip overnight for “Twice As Hard”, the second clip of El Pintor. Directed by Paul Banks himself and shot at New York’s Mendez Boxing, take a look…

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WESTFEST
Returns – first line-up announcement includes JUDAS PRIEST, SOUNDGARDERN and FAITH NO MORE

WESTFEST is returning in March 2015 and today the promoters of the event made the first announcement of the line-up.

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THE ACID
Liminal – album review

THE ACID are a combined talent pool of British Grammy award nominated DJ & Producer Adam Freeland, Californian producer, composer, professor of music technology Steve Nalepa and Australian, LA-based artist RY X. Liminal…

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CHEESE ON TOAST DINNER PARTY
Radio show reveals new theme tune by STARK DANGEROUS

t’s a song that was released in 2011 by UK artist STARK DANGEROUS, titled “Cheese on Toast”. While the song was not written or created with this website or radio show in mind, the creator recently reached out to us with the song. I love it so much I made it the radio show’s new theme tune.

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SIGNOR BENEDICK THE MOOR
Video for “h8 everybody [enter the black prince]“

Hip hop tribute to THE CURE!

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Converse x Missoni

Since 2010 Converse and iconic Italian fashion house, Missoni have partnered up to create eight premium collection; featuring that always recognisable zig zag pattern, the latest collection, out now, uses the pattern on the Chuck Taylor All Star Hi and Low sneakers.

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ALT-J
Album of the week
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Wednesday’s draw is closed.

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EMINEM’s old publishers
Sue NZ National Party [updated]

Proceedings were filed in Wellington High Court by Eminem’s publishers making a copyright claim against the NZ National Party for unauthorised use of EMINEM’s song “Lose Yourself”.

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RUN THE JEWELS
Share new track from forthcoming album

RUN THE JEWELS have shared a new track from their forthcoming RTJ2 album, titled “Oh My Darling Don’t Cry” and it features Michael Winslow (the Police Academy comedian known for his sound effects) doing a robot voice.

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SUREN UNKA
Shares new music video for “Flee”

Can I be the first to say that this new music video is a real drag?

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ALT-J
Album of the week
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Tuesday’s draw is closed.

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MILKY CHANCE
Announces one NZ show only

“Stolen Chance” hitmakers MILKY CHANCE are headed to New Zealand to perform at Auckland’s Powerstation early next year.

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MAD MEN
On Lightbox

For old fans and new discoverers of Matthew Weiner’s brilliant Mad Men, Lightbox have the first six seasons all lined up ready for a back-to-back viewing weekend or to slowly and deliciously work…

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SUREN UNKA
Live photos from video release party

Danielle Bolton was there to take these photos for Cheese on Toast.

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PETER GUTTERIDGE
Rest in Peace

Dunedin musician, founding member of SNAPPER, THE CHILLS, and THE CLEAN passed away this morning. Flying Nun posted the news as follows: “We are greatly saddened to learn of the passing of Peter…

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KIMBRA
Listen to the SHE’S SO RAD remix of “Miracle”
NZ EXCLUSIVE PREMIERE

Listen to this awesome new remix – exclusive to Cheese on Toast in New Zealand!

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RYAN ADAMS
Win a copy of his new, self titled album

RYAN ADAMS’ new self titled album is out now. Cheese on Toast has 3 copies to give away.

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ALT-J
Album of the week
Enter Monday’s draw to win!

Enter Monday’s prize draw to win the new album from ALT-J!
Monday’s draw is closed.

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