Category: Announcements

Jimmy Carr announces extra shows on his Funny Business NZ tour January 2016

DUE TO HUGE DEMAND, SECOND SHOWS FOR CHRISTCHURCH AND AUCKLAND ARE ANNOUNCED! JIMMY CARR FUNNY BUSINESS NEW ZEALAND TOUR 2016 “A comedy hero for our times” – Guardian WELLINGTON ST JAMES FRIDAY 8th JANUARY www.ticketek.co.nz  PHONE 0800 842 538 CHRISTCHURCH ISAAC THEATRE…

Russell Howard to tour New Zealand in 2017

Live Nation today announced that one of the UK’s most successful live comedians, RUSSELL HOWARD, will return to New Zealand in 2017. After completely selling out his Auckland show of Wonderbox here in 2014, Russell is coming back with a brand new live…

Ben Harper & The Innocent Criminals to tour NZ in February

After a string of triumphant 2015 dates across North America, Ben Harper & The Innocent Criminals will embark on a headline tour of Australia and New Zealand early next year, marking their first NZ national headline tour since 2003. Reunited…

Drunken Piano, 95bFM and Noisey present Father John Misty with support by SJD

FRIDAY 13 NOVEMBER, 2015 – It’s only a matter of weeks until brilliant American singer-songwriter Josh Tillman aka Father John Misty takes the stage at Auckland’s St James Theatre in his first New Zealand show as a solo artist. Today, Tillman announces that he will…

TOM JONES ANNOUNCES 2016 NEW ZEALAND SHOW

TUESDAY NOVEMBER 10, 2015 – Fresh from his announcement as one of the headline acts on Australia’s iconic Bluesfest 2016, comes the exciting news that the incomparable TOM JONES will also perform in New Zealand in March next year. Over…

NICO & VINZ Embark on Their Debut Tour of Australia & New Zealand

MONDAY NOVEMBER 9, 2015 – At long last, celebrated Norwegian duo NICO & VINZ announce their debut tour of Australia and New Zealand, which will kick off with a concert at Auckland’s Studio on April 7. Tickets go on sale at 2pm this…

Villainy announce intimate Auckland show.

MONDAY 2 NOVEMBER – Auckland Alt-Rock band Villainy will return to their roots in December, playing an impossibly small show at Auckland’s iconic and intimate venue, the Lucha Lounge on Thursday 3 December.  Billed as The Dead Sight Sessions, the show will see the band play their sophomore album Dead Sight in its entirety front to back. Dead Sight was released in…

ZM and Flava Present SIX60 Auckland Show Sold Out

THURSDAY 29 OCTOBER – Tickets are selling fast for SIX60’s summer tour of New Zealand, with the concert at Villa Maria Winery now sold out. The remaining seven concerts that span the country are also selling quickly, including New Year’s…

Jesus Christ, Part II — press release

Lock up the heathens and exorcise your demons – He’s back again, and this time it’s theatrical! The 7th Annual Christmas Show returns to The Basement Theatre with JESUS CHRIST PART II November 27th – 19th December. Featuring a different incarnation of Jesus Christ from local stars…

THE AMITY AFFLICTION and A DAY TO REMEMBER ADD NEW ZEALAND DATE TO ‘BIG ASS TOUR’

TUESDAY OCTOBER 27, 2015 – THE AMITY AFFLICTION and A DAY TO REMEMBER will join forces this December to bring one of the biggest rock shows of the year to Australia and now New Zealand. BIG ASS TOUR will play…