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MULHOLLAND
Announces nationwide tour to celebrate new album

MULHOLLAND – the musician, engineer and composer Jol Mulholland, is celebrating the release of his new album Stop And Start Again which is out this Friday, with a six date NZ tour in October.

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@PEACE
Announce vinyl release tour
and give away a new track
(that doesn’t seem to mention killing anyone or fucking their daughter)

@PEACE are releasing their debut album @peace and the Plutonian Noise Symphony on deluxe double LP.
They celebrate with a nationwide tour and this free download of a new song!

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PHOENIX ORGANICS
The Love Project

In a bid to educate Kiwis to keep our beaches clean, Phoenix Organics has teamed up with Sustainable Coastlines and the Tangaroa Blue Foundation with The Love Project.

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CONVERSE
CONS Weapon

September sees the launch of the classic Converse CONS Weapon ’86 Mid Sneaker, so 80′s right now, its Beastie Boys ‘tuck your jeans into them’ vibe is so cool.

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TV ON THE RADIO
Share new single and reveal new album details

What the what now? A new TV ON THE RADIO album… I’ll say “yes” with an enthusiastic “please” to that.

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FAT WHITE FAMILY
Share new single “I Am Mark E Smith”

London band FAT WHITE FAMILY, who are freaking awesome, claim to be The Fall’s frontman on their new single, titled “I Am Mark E Smith”.

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BLUESFEST 2015
Reveal first line-up announcement

In addition to the news that THE BLACK KEYS are headlining the Australian festival next year and then touring their own headline show, a whole bunch of pretty awesome acts have been confirmed for the festival.

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OPPOSITE SEX
Share brand new track “Supermarket”

Dunedin band OPPOSITE SEX have shared a never-before-heard track “Supermarket” which is appearing on the new Fishrider Records compilation Temporary. You can stream the track here – it’s awesome!

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THE BLACK KEYS
Announce they are headed down under in April next year

Dan Auerbach and Patrick Carney – aka THE BLACK KEYS have announced that they are coming down under in April 2015, revealing their Australian dates yesterday.

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LITTLE BARK
Wednesday’s prize draw – win the album on USB

Wednesday’s prize draw is open.

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BLINK
Answers some questions about his alternative to APRA

Blink has a new system to pay royalties for live music performances. He answers some questions…

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TEAM UGLY
Stream their new EP

Auckland punk’s TEAM UGLY have released their new EP titled Meat Prize. Stream it here.

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SIX BARREL SODA
Win a mixed six pack

We are massive fans of Wellington’s Six Barrel Soda Co. Handmade, totally natural and are super delicious consumed alone or added to your favourite tipple, there are three flavours to choose from – Raspberry, Celery Tonic (our favourite) and Sarsaparilla.

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WE COMPOST WEEKEND
Food scraps become currency

Start collecting your food scraps because this weekend you can make the world a greener place, dispose of your organic food waste and get a little treat for your troubles.

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LITTLE BARK
Tuesday’s prize draw – win the t-shirt and album in digital format

Win Little Bark’s USB on digital format + the t-shirt!
Prize draw closed.

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VIKINGS
Premieres on Lightbox

The History Channel’s Vikings has just had it’s New Zealand premiere on Spark’s brand new streaming service, Lightbox. Our experience of the History Channel is that although it provides brilliant educational and historical, fictional documentaries, it can be a tad dry-balls.

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LENO LOVECRAFT
Shares super cute animated music video for last ever song!

Cute alert!!

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LITTLE BARK
Exclusive Premiere of video for “New Day”
plus win a copy of her new album on CD today!

Watch the brand new music video / enter the prize draw to win the album on CD (prize draw closed)

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THE SKATALITES
Announce NZ tour

Jamaican ska pioneers THE SKATALITES are celebrating their 50th anniversary as a band. That’s actually crazy.
They’re coming to NZ for three dates.

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JAKOB
Announce album release tour

JAKOB have announced a six date tour to celebrate the release of their brand new album.

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KIMBRA
Announces one NZ show only

Fresh off the release of her latest album The Golden Echo, KIMBRA has announced three Australasian dates this November, including one in Auckland.

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INTERPOL
El Pintor – album review

A new Interpol album was never going to be about progressing or evolving; it was always about going back to basics and finding their way again after steering the ship the wrong way after that lack-luster self-titled forth album.

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NEW BALANCE
Spring/Summer

I’ve always thought there was something so cool about New Balance, the chunky runner shape, awesome colour combinations and a 80′s vibe that never dates.

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THE KEEPER OF LOST CAUSES
Win this Nordic noir prize pack including double pass to the film

To celebrate, thanks to Madman, Cheese on Toast has a bloody epic huge prize pack to give away!
Nordic noir prize pack to the value of $220

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KIMBRA
Album of the week
Friday’s prize draw

It’s Friday! The draw is open!

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LIGHTBOX
Opens for a free trial

Spark have launched their online TV provision platform called Lightbox and Cheese on Toast is already in up amongst it having a good old TV hoon!

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THE LEMONHEADS
Announce two NZ shows

US indie rock legends THE LEMONHEADS are playing two shows in NZ this December.

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KIMBRA
Album of the week
Thursday’s prize draw

Thursday’s prize draw is closed.

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GEORGIA
“Hard Lie This” – video

GEoRGiA (Georgia Barnes) is from London and when she’s not the drummer for a drummer for JUCE, Kwes, and Kate Tempest she’s a recording artist in her own right.

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CLIPPING
Share new track in response to events in Ferguson

CLIPPING. have shared a brand new track titled “Knees on the Ground” which they released in response to the events in Ferguson, Missouri.

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CONVERSE
Black Sabbath Collection

Converse continue their reputation for cool collaborations with the 2014 Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Black Sabbath collection – the three styles are inspired by the iconic band and feature artwork from three of the band’s classic records.

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DAD JOKES
Have a pizza party on the cover of this week’s issue of THE FOLD

Auckland duo DAD JOKES are on the cover of this week’s issue of THE FOLD.
Issue 80 out today!

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HOWLING BELLS
Interview with lead singer and rhythm guitarist Juanita Stein

CHeck out our interview with lead singer and rhythm guitarist Juanita Stein

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HEROES FOR SALE
Exclusive online premiere of “Allan Goes To China”

EXCLUSIVE PREMIERE of new song from HEROES FOR SALE

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NEW WORLDS
Win a copy of the TV mini-series on DVD

Cheese on Toast has three copies on DVD to give away

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KIMBRA
Album of the week
Wednesday’s prize draw

Wednesday’s draw is open

BASTILLENEWS

RHYTHM & ALPS announce day schedules

RHYTHM & ALPS has announced it’s day schedules for the event this year, as well as some additional local acts to the line-up.

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GIRLS
Season 4 is happening – watch the teaser trailer here

Season 4 of Lena Dunham’s hit TV show GIRLS is currently in production for HBO. Watch the 30 second teaser trailer here.

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PRINCE
Shares new song – stream it here

Listen to “Clouds” here.

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GOING GLOBAL MUSIC SUMMIT
Announces full conference program

GOING GLOBAL is aimed at musicians and managers looking to take their music overseas and over two days (5-6 September) has a whole bunch of seminars planned. Here are the full details…

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NEW WAR
They’re Australian

Here is another update to our series of They’re Australian – shining a spotlight on some Australian bands we think you should hear, thanks to our pal Victory Storey currently based in Melbourne.

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KIMBRA
Album of the week
Tuesday’s prize draw

Tuesday’s draw is closed.

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LADI 6 and TEAM DYNAMITE –
Live photos from Friday night at The Powerstation

LADI 6 and TEAM DYNAMITE played Auckland’s Powerstation on Friday 22 August 2014.
Cheese on Toast photographer Dani Bolton aka The Red Beanie was there to get these shots…

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ACTION BRONSON
“Easy Rider” music video

Check out the music video for ACTION BRONSON’s “Easy Rider” – the first single from his upcoming album Mr. Wonderful.

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RUN THE JEWELS
Stream “Blockbuster Night Part 1″

From forthcoming sophomore album…

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CIRQUE DU SOLEIL – TOTEM
- review

We went to see TOTEM on Friday night. Here’s the review!

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