BNP, SALAD BOYS, DANCE ASTHMATICS, XRAY CHARLES, THRILL COLLINS at Cassette in Auckland on Friday 24 May 2013 [PHOTOS]
Photos by Holly Davies
Fresh out of the (email in)box is this track from Too Many Skies – aka Auckland based producer Michael Bullen who, frankly, I know next to nothing about…
Last Friday KANYE WEST debuted the video for ‘New Slaves’ by projecting it on walls in 66 places around the world. Now his website’s been updated with a new map which includes two locations in Auckland – Britomart Place and High Street – the only locations in Australasia and the Asia-Pacific rim.
THE DODOs are returning with a brand new album in August – it’ll be their fifth long player – Confidence is the lead single which got released this week. I think you should listen to it. It thrashes and propels itself along quite wonderfully on the edge of losing control at times.
Live Review by Lawrence Mikkelsen
ANNA CODDINGTON has done a superb cover version of Get Free by Major Lazer (feat Amber Coffman of Dirty Projectors) which you can stream / download here…
Imma gonna go check out SALAD BOYS tonight at Cassette here in Auckland… Here’s their track Dream Date to get ready to…
PCP Eagles have, single handedly, with just two minutes of that particular song, united a group of disparate misfits with joyous vitriol for the banal…
THE NATIONAL performed their song Sea of Love live on Colbert earlier this week. You can watch the clip of the performance here.
In the latest instalment of our Tour Diary with Luckless and Nadia Reid, Ivy (Luckless) tells of their car accident and write-ff of her Mazda 323
TWEENS are a young trio from Cincinnati, Ohio who make skuzzy-fuzzy garage guitar pop. Really well.
oOoOO is returning to New Zealand for 2 dates after his one-off show in Wellington last year.
Good morning! Jesse Ruins is a band from Tokyo, Japan.
The Japanese version of DAFT PUNK’s new album Random Access Memories comes with a bonus track called Horizon – you can stream it here…
PALMA VIOLETS have released a brand new music video for their single Best of Friends.
Photos by Cam Robinson
Photos by Cam Robinson
This evening’s DUSK JAM comes via Stereogum, actually, who premiered this new single from CROCODILES earlier this week.
GHOST WAVE have released their brand new music video for their single Here She Comes which is from their forthcoming debut album “Ages”, due out late June on Arch Hill in New Zealand.
Here is this week’s TOP TEN from 95bFM
Today’s TUNE AT NOON is a remix of James Blake’s Retrograde by two producers from Santa Cruz in California Mist Glider and Tree. You can stream and/or download it here Or click this…
Anthonie Tonnon and his new band have announced a double-bill winter tour with Watercolours, around New Zealand in June and July.
On The National’s sixth album, Trouble Will Find Me, Matt Berninger’s rich, deep and beautiful baritone is as rich, deep and beautiful as ever, perhaps even more so…
In celebration of the release of their brand-new double album ‘Fandango’, THE PHOENIX FOUNDATION have announced a six-stop New Zealand tour this July.
Jon Toogood’s THE ADULTS are hitting the road again this winter, with a brand new lineup featuring Aaron Tokona of Cairo Knife Fight stepping into Shayne Carter’s guitarist role.
Ahead of a forthcoming new album, Ladi6 with Parks, Julien Dyne and Brandon Haru join forces with Auckland hip hop collective @Peace for a mid-winter national tour.
WEIRD TOGETHER is a studio and live collaborative music project from NZ producer/DJ Dick Johnson and George FM Breakfast and Making Tracks’ host Nick Dwyer….
Todays DUSK JAM is from a brand new musical act by the name of Terace (that’s right just the one ‘r’) – which is Auckland DJ (now based in Australia) Daniel Farley – titled Running.
Today’s entry from the tour diary is on the tours home stretch, from Nadia
Here’s this week’s Top Ten from Kiwi FM …