Author: Steve McCabe

Th’Dudes announce their last show ever, joining Hammond Gamble, Hello Sailor, Citizen Band and Jordan Luck at Spark Arena for The Biggest Pub Gig In the World.

From the desk of Brent Eccles…blow me down! It’s really happening! Believe me, this is going to be shit hot.  For what will be their FINAL SHOW EVER, New Zealand’s favourite pub rockers Th’ Dudes are jumping on stage for one last…

The Beths, Auckland Town Hall: concert review and photo gallery

“We’re The Beths, from Auckland, New Zealand,” announced Liz Stokes at least twice at last night’s Town Hall concert. It wasn’t entirely clear why she had to specify where her band are from; we’re not letting any foreigners into Aotearoa…

Crowded House announce national “The The Island” tour for March 2021, and first new music for a decade.

In great news for their longtime loyal fans, classic New Zealand band CROWDED HOUSE announced today that they will tour New Zealand in March 2021 on their “To the Island” tour.   The band also released their first new music in more than…

Crave! talks to Bob Walkenhorst about music, lockdown and Ringo Starr.

As lockdown continues around the world, Crave! continues to talk to musicians who are making the most of their time. This time, Steve’s caught up with Bob Walkenhorst, the singer, songwriter and frontman with The Rainmakers, to talk about musicians…

The Other Side announces final line-up for New Year’s Eve 2020

NYE20 – The Other Side are thrilled to announce the full line-up of top-tier New Zealand artists set to ring in 2021, in the beautiful Coromandel this summer. Joining headliners L.A.B and Shapeshifter over two celebratory nights, are some of the most sizzling NZ talents…