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.
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!
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.
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.
What the what now? A new TV ON THE RADIO album… I’ll say “yes” with an enthusiastic “please” to that.
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”.
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.
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!
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.
Wednesday’s prize draw is open.
Blink has a new system to pay royalties for live music performances. He answers some questions…
Auckland punk’s TEAM UGLY have released their new EP titled Meat Prize. Stream it here.
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.
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.
Win Little Bark’s USB on digital format + the t-shirt!
Prize draw closed.
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.
Watch the brand new music video / enter the prize draw to win the album on CD (prize draw closed)
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.
JAKOB have announced a six date tour to celebrate the release of their brand new album.
Fresh off the release of her latest album The Golden Echo, KIMBRA has announced three Australasian dates this November, including one in Auckland.
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.
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.
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
It’s Friday! The draw is open!
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!
US indie rock legends THE LEMONHEADS are playing two shows in NZ this December.
Thursday’s prize draw is closed.
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.
CLIPPING. have shared a brand new track titled “Knees on the Ground” which they released in response to the events in Ferguson, Missouri.
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.
Auckland duo DAD JOKES are on the cover of this week’s issue of THE FOLD.
Issue 80 out today!
CHeck out our interview with lead singer and rhythm guitarist Juanita Stein
EXCLUSIVE PREMIERE of new song from HEROES FOR SALE
Cheese on Toast has three copies on DVD to give away
Wednesday’s draw is open
RHYTHM & ALPS has announced it’s day schedules for the event this year, as well as some additional local acts to the line-up.
Season 4 of Lena Dunham’s hit TV show GIRLS is currently in production for HBO. Watch the 30 second teaser trailer here.
Listen to “Clouds” here.
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…
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.
Tuesday’s draw is closed.
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…
Check out the music video for ACTION BRONSON’s “Easy Rider” – the first single from his upcoming album Mr. Wonderful.
From forthcoming sophomore album…
We went to see TOTEM on Friday night. Here’s the review!