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Concert Review Highlights

Amy Shark – Live @ The Hunters Lounge, Wellington 2018

Music Nation photographer Nichole Davis popped along to snap some awesome shots from Amy Shark’s recent NZ tour, check them out. &nbsp

Rise Against – Live @ The Logan Campbell Centre, Auckland 2018

So I wasn’t quite sure what to expect tonight as I hadn’t been to this venue before. As I waited in line for tonight’s show I could see it was going to be interesting based on the type of people…

Niall Horan – Live @ Spark Arena, Auckland 2018

At Spark Arena last night to see Niall Horan, I head to my seat and can’t help but feel a little old. The vast majority in attendance are teens with a few clearly on a date night or possibly…

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Upcoming Gigs


Channel Tres – Live

Sunday 21 July
Neck Of The Woods, Auckland


Drax Project – NZ Shows

July 27th, Auckland Town Hall/Aug 2nd ChCh Town Hall


Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra – ALL YOU NEED IS LOVE

Sunday 28 July, Aotea Centre Auckland


Sons of Zion – Come Home Tour

August 2nd – 31st, Nationwide



August 8th, ASB Theatre, Auckland


Daily J – RIDE THE TIDE Tour

July/August NAtionwide


Tom Walker – Live

August 20th, Powerstation. Auckland


Kings – NZ Tour

August 16-24, Nationwide

Latest Tour Announcements

A-Ha & Rick Astley – Live

March 5th Christchurch, March 7th Auckland

Ash Grunwald – Mojo Tour

28th Nov – 1st Dec North Island

Daily J – RIDE THE TIDE Tour

July/August NAtionwide

Devilskin – A Decade of Devilskin Tour

October 2019, nationwide