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Hilltop Hoods – High Expectations

She has been a sweet summer of amazing concerts and festivals. One of the most anticipated was arguably Eminem’s ‘Rapture’ tour. For some, I personally know they attended the concert in Wellington

Top 10 Music Software Plugins For Songwriters

A modern computer system is an invaluable tool for songwriting.  Here are some recommended software plugins to enhance your experience and not blow the budget. The Internet can be an excellent source

Is The Music Industry Right For You?

Of all industries you can choose to start a career in, a professional musician is probably one of the hardest to make a baseline income

UB40 with Ali Campbell Interview

Wal and Jacko popped along to enjoy the sponsor’s wine and have a chat with Ali and the lads from UB40, check it out. UB40 interview from Music Nation on Vimeo

Emma Cameron – Truth or Dare

My planned 20-minute interview with Emma Cameron from rock band Decades became an hour-long banter session that may have veered from the subject of promoting the band more than a few times. I…

The Faim – Exclusive Interview

Touted as the “next big thing”, Aussie Rock Breakout stars The Faim have released their debut single ‘Saints Of The Sinners’. The song was co-written with none other than Fall Out…

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Upcoming Gigs

Mar
08

RÜFÜS DU SOL – Live

Friday, March 8th. Logan Campbell Centre, Auckland

Mar
16

JUDAS PRIEST ANNOUNCE SPECIAL GUESTS HALESTORM

March 16 Spark Arena, Auckland

Apr
10

Sevendust

Tuesday April 23rd, 2019 Powerstation, Auckland

Apr
23

NORAH JONES Live

April 2019 Nationwide

May
17

KACEY MUSGRAVES Live

Friday 17th May – Auckland Town Hall

Jun
05

HAKEN- Veckor Tour

Wednesday 5th June – Galatos, Auckland

Sep
16

Fleetwood Mac – In Concert

Sept 16-21 Spark Arena/Forsyth Barr Stadium

Latest Tour Announcements

METALLICA WORLDWIRED STADIUM TOUR HEADS TO NZ

METALLICA has confirmed its long-awaited return to Australia and New Zealand. The band’s first concert dates in Australia since 2013, and first New Zealand show since 2010. Stadium Tour On Sale To…

Sol3 Mio fans rejoice! New Zealand’s favourite musical trio are home for the holidays and are delighted to announce a very special concert tour across the North Island this March. This will be…

Anxiety Club announce debut NZ tour

Wellington five-piece Anxiety Club are hitting the road for a three-date nationwide tour in support of their recently released debut EP, BLACK HEART. In their first ever nationwide tour, Anxiety…