Author: Steve McCabe

Noel Gallagher forced to cancel sold-out Auckland show

Music icon and one of modern rock’s finest songwriters, NOEL GALLAGHER, has been forced to cancel tonight’s sold-out Auckland show at the ASB Theatre in Auckland. The stormy weather currently affecting the North Island has delayed the arrival of most…

HIP-HOP LEGENDS COMMON AND TALIB KWELI RETURN TO NZ

After blowing away New Zealand audiences in 2014 on the Soulfest bill, Common is returning to New Zealand for his first ever headline show. The popular rapper and actor who has won 4 Grammys, recently added to his success by…

John Cleese and Eric Idle — Together Again At Last, For The Very First Time

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The Block Party – New Zealand’s premier urban music festival – May 20

The Block Party

Talk Later, Mai FM & Red Energy present: THE BLOCK PARTY FESTIVAL New Zealand’s premier urban music festival! Bone Thugs-N-Harmony, Twista, Mobb Deep, Tha Dogg Pound and DJ Quik… they are some of the biggest names in the urban music world and they are all…

Step right up and back in time to meet the dinosaurs these school holidays.

Auckland’s North Shore will be visited by impressive prehistoric creatures large and small when the widely acclaimed show Erth’s Dinosaur Zoo™ roars onto the Bruce Mason Centre stage for five days from 26th-30th April. In this truly immersive experience, families are invited to sit on the…

Tom Lee-Richards – ‘As Far As India’

Infectious island rhythms, sophisticated synth hide-n-seek and the harmony to bring you home; ‘As Far As India’, the new single from Tom Lee-Richards, is a nostalgic celebration of life. Another collaboration with award-winning producer Countbounce (Jarryd James, Troye Sivan), the song is already starting to…

Avalanche City spreads “A Little Fire” across New Zealand, with support from Ciaran McMeekan

Avalanche City

Avalanche City will tour throughout New Zealand this May and June on the ‘Little Fire’ tour, with support from singer/songwriter Ciaran McMeeken. The run will celebrate Avalanche City’s latest single of the same name, which has been quickly gaining favour across New Zealand as a…

Crave! episode 15 — Hail, Caesar!, Grimsby, Bowie: Waiting In The Sky

Hail, Caesar!

Simon and Steve have very divided opinions of both the new Sacha Baron Cohen film, Grimsby, and the latest from the Coen brothers, Hail, Caesar!. But they’re in agreement that Bowie: Waiting In The Sky, the upcoming David Bowie tribute…

Bowie: Waiting For The Sky rehearsal photos

Simon and Steve went to see rehearsals for Bowie: Waiting In The Sky in Auckland this week, and while Simon was busy interviewing the incredibly talented band and singers for this week’s episode of Crave!, Steve’s camera was working overtime.