EVAN DANDO ANNOUNCES NZ TOUR

Tuning Fork, Bodega, Under the Radar & 95bFM PRESENT:

EVAN DANDO ‘BABY I’M BORED’
New Zealand shows

Celebrating the reissue of his first solo album,
‘BABY I’M BORED (2003)’, EVAN DANDO will stop by New Zealand as part of his World Tour for two shows:

Saturday 3rd June, 2017
Blue Smoke, Christchurch
Christchurch tickets onsale now via undertheradar

Sunday 4th June, 2017
Tuning Fork, Auckland

Auckland tickets pre-sale 9am Friday 21st April via Ticketmaster
Auckland tickets on sale 9am Monday 24th April via Ticketmaster

Emerging after The Lemonheads disbanded, Evan Dando returned to music first with a solo tour and ‘Live At The Brattle Theatre’ then came his debut solo album ‘Baby I’m Bored’. Continue reading

LANY ANNOUNCE ONE AND ONLY NZ SHOW

SECRET SOUNDS PRESENT:

Wednesday 26 July 2017
Powerstation – Auckland
(All Ages)

PRESALE TICKETS ON SALE
10AM WEDNESDAY 12 APRIL – 9AM THURSDAY 13 APRIL
Pre-sale access via secretsounds.com

GENERAL ON SALE 10AM THURSDAY 13 APRIL
via secretsounds.com

LANY today announce details of their first New Zealand show to be held at Auckland’s iconic music venue, The Powerstation on Wednesday 26th July. This news comes hot on the heels of the details of their eagerly-awaited debut album LANY which will be released on Polydor Records on June 30th and their Australian tour which sees the band perform at Splendour In The Grass as well as headlining side shows in both Melbourne and Sydney.

When the LA-based trio LANY first came together in 2014, their only aim was to work on a couple of tracks, demo them, and have fun in the process. What they didn’t realise was that they were about to enter that elusive dream state of being discovered! They wrote and recorded two songs, put them online, six days later the band found themselves fielding emails from major-label suitors. Their single “ILYSB” exploded online, and the band have not looked back playing a total of 117 shows in 2017 and selling 35,000 tickets.

Writing beautiful songs with swashes of synth, spare percussion, echoes of prime 1980s FM pop, early-1990s R&B, and new-wave electronica. Combining melody and lyrics to put down roots in your head, and capture your heart.

“The American group deal in the huge pop hooks of M83 and co., all wrapped up in a moody nighttime drive aesthetic.” – DIY

“Superbly addictive… Reminiscent of Twin Shadow but with a real pop attitude that will cut through the noise,” – CLASH

“Morphing between glitchy electro and effortlessly smooth modern R’n’B, it only goes to prove why these guys are going to be bloody huge over the next few months” – Dork

Watch the official video for “ILYSB”
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The Darkness announce first New Zealand tour with Push Push!

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Flamboyant English hard-rockers The Darkness have announced their first ever New Zealand tour – with shows in Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch in April 2017 – and they will be joined by Kiwi legends Push Push, reforming after 24 years!

Relive the classics from The Darkness’ outstanding debut album, Permission To Land (2003) right through to their most recent album, Last Of Our Kind. Expect gems like “I Believe In A Thing Called Love“, “Growing On Me“, “Love Is Only A Feeling“, “One Way Ticket” and many more. Continue reading