Author: Steve McCabe

Kitty Daisy & Lewis announce Blind Boy Paxton as support act for Auckland show

US bluesman Blind Boy Paxton will open for Kitty Daisy & Lewis in Auckland on February 11 at the Powerstation. The sibling act from the UK will are touring New Zealand in February with shows at Black Barn in Hawkes…

Stevie Nicks with The Pretenders at Spark Arena, Auckland

Stevie Nicks spent a lot of time during last night’s concert at Spark Arena in Auckland talking about her friends. Tom Petty — just “Tom” to Stevie, of course — featured quite prominently in many of her anecdotes about her…

LCD Soundsystem With Nick Murphy (FKA Chet Faker) Announce NZ Show This Summer

LCD Soundsystem

They immediately sold out Sydney and Melbourne dates earlier this year, and now Frontier Touring is thrilled to announce the return to New Zealand and Australia of Brooklyn icons LCD Soundsystem for their biggest headline shows ever this summer –…

Andrew Strong performs The Commitments soundtrack in full: New Zealand Tour 2018

Andrew Strong

The gritty underground scene of Northside Dublin in the 1980s, the social unrest of the time…THE COMMITMENTS was a film which captured many a phenomenon, though none more resounding than the talents of ANDREW STRONG. In 1991, Strong was introduced to the…

Legendary rap icon Big Boi announces New Zealand shows

Big Boi

Seven-time Grammy Award-winning artist Big Boi is returning to New Zealand for two headline performances in March, 2018. The Atlanta-born rapper, producer, songwriter – and one half of Outkast – will play theStudio in Auckland on Friday, March 16 and Meow in Wellington on Saturday, March 17. One of music’s greatest rhyme mavericks, Big Boi’s…

Crave! episode 50: Lorde, Justice League, Murder On The Orient Express, Bad Moms 2, Mindhunter, Marlon Williams

Simon and Steve celebrate the 50th episode of Crave! by giving Justice League the kicking they both believe it deserves. Debbie The Guest Reviewer gives a very favourable review to Lorde’s first concert at Auckland’s Powerstation, Steve has a few…

Mick Jenkins returns to New Zealand with The Underachievers

Mick Jenkins and The Underachievers

Chicago’s finest wordsmith MICK JENKINS returns after a brilliant Laneway Festival set in January, and this time he’s crossed state lines to partner with New York duo THE UNDERACHIEVERS for one massive hip-hop double bill. Taking over Auckland’s Powerstation on Wednesday, March 24 before…

Boyz II Men Announce Exclusive Show For Auckland This January

Boyz II Men

On the back of yesterday’s Boyz II Men and TLC co-headline show announce for Christchurch, Illusive Presents, Frontier Touring & Mai FM are thrilled to announce the return of one of the most elite and truly iconic R&B groups of…