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The Rubens release new single Time Of My Life.

Ivy League Records is proud to release ‘Time Of My Life’, the powerful new single from Menangle’s favourite sons, The Rubens.Listen to ‘Time Of My Life’ HERE A song full of hopeful introspection and boasting one of the biggest hooks in the band’s…

Inaugural Lake Taupo festival, Le Currents, set to deliver the indie flavour this summer

Le Currents is the newest festival set to rock Aotearoa this summer on December 27 with a well-crafted and curated line-up of indie and alternative bands, plus a selection of DJs.  Created by leading event creators 116 Group, Le Currents Riva Stage will…

Dave Dobbyn Live At The Cauldron, Spark Arena, is postponed due to COVID-19

Eccles Entertainment and Mediaworks regret to announce that due to current COVID-19 Alert Level 2.5 status in Auckland the stand-alone Dave Dobbyn concert at The Cauldron, Spark Arena on Saturday 12th September 2020 has been postponed.  A practical decision has…

The Woolshed Tour presents ‘Life’s a Bitch’ & Mel Parsons

Since 2012 The Woolshed Tour has been a highlight on rural calendars, bringing a riotous night of entertainment to more than 100 woolsheds from Taumarunui to Tasman to Tuatapere and beyond. Spring 2020 sees the smash-hit Woolshed Tour return with a new double-bill – ‘Life’s a Bitch’ & Mel Parsons. It’s…

Bill And Ted Face The Music: an appropriately long-overdue conclusion to the trilogy

Bill And Ted Face The Music opens in New Zealand later this week. But Crave!, ever at the cutting edge of film reviews, has secured an exclusive guest review from our USA corrrespondent, Kate Whitcomb. Three decades after the story…

The Beths announce new dates and support acts for the Jump Rope Gazers Tour

The Beths have rescheduled their New Zealand tour after being unable to ‘cross the border’ from Auckland for the first dates this weekend. Due to the current Level 3 and Level 2 restrictions on travel and gatherings, the tour has…

Crave! episode 97: Radioactive, Eurovision, True Detective, Taylor Swift’s new album

As Simon and Steve inch ever closer to their hundredth episode, the emphasis remains on films. Radioactive is the story of Marie Curie, and a film that both our reviewers found quite engaging. Less so Eurovision Song Contest: The Story…

Rod Stewart announces rescheduled tour dates for 2022.

Live Nation wish to advise due to ongoing travel restrictions and border closures in New Zealand and Australia, and the continued limitations around mass gatherings in Australia, the Rod Stewart – The Hits! 2020 tour of Australia and New Zealand, originally scheduled for…