Author: Steve McCabe

Dunkirk: a remarkable telling of a remarkable story

Dunkirk is not an easy film to review; it’s not, for that matter, an easy film to watch. Christopher Nolan’s tenth feature tells a very well-known story of the evacuation of the British Expeditionary Force from the beaches of Dunkirk…

Australian rockers Strangers to support Alice Cooper and Ace Frehley on October tour

Melbourne four-piece rock band Strangers have been confirmed to open for Alice Cooper and very special guest Ace Frehley, on the ‘Spend The Night With Alice Cooper’ October tour.  Strangers have built a strong live following and recently released their…

Hawthorne Heights announce first NZ show in Auckland this September

Hawthorne Heights

US post hardcore pioneers Hawthorne Heights first ever New Zealand show is on Tuesday 5 September at Auckland’s Kings Arms. They will be playing their landmark first two albums, 2004’s The Silence in Black and White and 2006’s If Only You Were Lonely in full.…

Joel McHale from Community and The Soup comes to NZ for one show only

Joel McHale

Joel McHale is a very sought-after comedian and actor.  He recently finished his 12th and final season of E!’s The Soup in which he satirised pop culture and current events.   He is also best known for his starring role on…

Rise Against return to NZ for headline tour in February 2018 with special guest SWMRS

Rise Against

Frontier Touring are thrilled to announce the return of Rise Against to New Zealand in February 2018. The politically-charged, punk four-piece will play two shows – their biggest headline shows in our country to date – in celebration of their…

Crave! episode 43: Despicable Me 3, My Cousin Rachel, The Journey, The Handmaid’s Tale

In episode 43 of Crave!, Simon is a little disappointed by the lack of depicability in Despicable Me 3. Steve and Simon are both more taken with The Journey, the fictionalised account of how a central hatred in Northern Ireland’s…

Paul McCartney to bring his One On One Tour to New Zealand and Australia this December

The most successful recording artist of all time, 1 billion records sold worldwide, and multi Grammy award winning artist Paul McCartney will bring his acclaimed One On One tour to Australia and New Zealand this December. Performing in stadiums and…

Queen + Adam Lambert: extra Auckland date added due to huge demand

Queen

Tickets to the Queen + Adam Lambert New Zealand tour go on sale to the public at 10am today. Due to huge demand during the pre-sale period, an extra show has been added for Auckland. NEW SHOW ON SALE AT 10AM TODAY: AUCKLAND – Sunday…