• News

    Tenacious D Have Cancelled the Rest of Their 2024 Tour of Australia and New Zealand

    Following comments during the band's Sydney show, which kicked off their Down Under tour, Jack Black has also advised that "all future creative plans are on hold".

  • News

    Dance to This: Troye Sivan Is Bringing His 'Something to Give Each Other' Tour to Australia and NZ

    Fresh from selling out arenas across Europe, the Perth-raised pop star has locked in gigs in Adelaide, Melbourne, Brisbane, Sydney and Auckland.

  • News

    Dua Lipa and Coldplay's Glastonbury 2024 Sets Are Being Livestreamed Globally in a First for the Festival

    When two of the British music festival's headliners take to the Pyramid Stage, you can catch them from your couch via BBC.com.

  • News

    Festivalgoers, Mark Your Calendars: Listen Out Has Announced Its 2024 Return, Dates and Venues

    It's been a tough year for music festivals Down Under, but this electronic-meets-hip hop fest will still be touring Australia and NZ come spring.

  • News

    Summertime Magic: Childish Gambino Has Announced a 2025 Australian and New Zealand Tour

    On the star's first trip Down Under since 2019, he's playing shows in Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne, Perth and Auckland.

  • News

    You Won't Feel It Coming: The Weeknd's Australian and New Zealand Tour Has Been Cancelled

    First, the singer and 'The Idol' star postponed his 2023 gigs indefinitely. Now, tickets are being refunded.

Latest Guides
  • News

    R&B and Hip Hop Festival Juicy Is Returning Down Under in 2025 with Ludacris, Keyshia Cole, SWV and Blackstreet

    Akon, Tyga, Omarion, Fat Joe and Jacquees will also be on the lineup when this fest returns for its third year.

  • News

    From Tyler, The Creator to Kid Cudi, Here's the Set Times for Coachella's Second 2024 Livestream

    Missed Coachella's first 2024 weekend? Stream along from home across its second three-day run, which is jam-packed with must-see sets.

  • News

    Coachella's 2024 Set Times Are Here So You Can Livestream Lana Del Rey, Doja Cat and No Doubt

    Without leaving the house, let alone travelling to California, you can catch Tyler, The Creator, Blur, J Balvin, Ice Spice, Reneé Rapp, Dom Dolla and more.

  • News

    Coachella's 2024 YouTube Livestream Will Let You Watch Up to Four Stages at the Same Time

    Here's something that you definitely can't do on the ground in Indio: catch multiple sets at once.

  • News

    Splendour in the Grass 2024 Has Been Cancelled Just Weeks After Announcing Its Kylie-Led Lineup

    Kylie Minogue, Future and Arcade Fire were set to headline — but in heartbreaking news for the Australian music industry, the festival won't be going ahead this year.

  • News

    The 2024 Splendour in the Grass Lineup Has Dropped with Kylie Minogue, Future and Arcade Fire Headlining

    You'll also be catching G Flip, Turnstile, The Presets doing a DJ set, Yeat, Hayden James, Girl in Red, Baby Gravy and more in North Byron Parklands this July.

Latest Places
  • Feature

    Wellington Unplugged: Your Weekend Guide to Jim Beam Homegrown Festival, Feasting and Fun

    If you're heading to Kiwi's favourite live music party, this is one guide you should bookmark.

  • News

    Pearl Jam Have Added New Shows to Their First Down Under Tour in a Decade Due to Demand

    The Seattle-born band will be joined by Pixies, so Eddie Vedder and Black Francis will share a stage.

  • News

    The Kid LAROI Is Getting the Documentary Treatment — and It'll Hit Your Streaming Queue in February

    Featuring chats with The Kid LAROI, Justin Bieber, Post Malone and more, 'Kids Are Growing Up' will be available via Prime Video from Thursday, February 29.

  • News

    Sleater-Kinney Are Touring Down Under in May Three Decades After Recording Their First Album in Australia

    Fresh from releasing their 11th studio album 'Little Rope', Corin Tucker and Carrie Brownstein have announced a five-city tour.

  • News

    Pearl Jam Are Bringing Their Latest World Tour to Australia and New Zealand with Pixies in Support

    Locking in shows for November, this is the first time in a decade that the Eddie Vedder-led, Seattle-born band will play Down Under.

  • News

    Fresh From Winning Three Grammys, SZA Has Announced a 2024 Australian and New Zealand Tour

    The R&B singer just picked up Grammys for Best Progressive R&B Album, Best R&B Song and Best Pop Duo/Group Performance with Phoebe Bridgers.

Latest Events
  • Event

    Longlegs

    Thursday, July 18 - Wednesday, August 14, 2024

    Various cinemas in Wellington, Wellington

    Featuring Nicolas Cage as its namesake and 'It Follows' star Maika Monroe as the FBI agent on his trail, this is horror at its most unshakeable.

  • Event

    Twisters

    Thursday, July 11 - Wednesday, July 31, 2024

    Various cinemas in Wellington, Wellington

    No one usually wants a storm to strike twice, but this disaster franchise has swirled up a second must-see, this time directed by 'Minari' Oscar-nominee Lee Isaac Chung.

  • Event

    Fly Me to the Moon

    Thursday, July 11 - Wednesday, July 31, 2024

    Various cinemas in Wellington, Wellington

    Scarlett Johansson is a delight in this space-race rom-com co-starring Channing Tatum, but the 60s-set film itself is just entertaining enough.

  • Event

    MaXXXine

    Thursday, July 11 - Wednesday, July 31, 2024

    Various cinemas in Wellington, Wellington

    Mia Goth mesmerises again in this follow-up to 'X' and 'Pearl', which is the stylish, witty and gory 80s-set third effort that this horror franchise firmly deserves.

  • Event

    Kinds of Kindness

    Thursday, July 11 - Wednesday, July 31, 2024

    Various cinemas in Wellington, Wellington

    After 'The Favourite' and 'Poor Things', Emma Stone and Yorgos Lanthimos are three from three with this spiky triptych with an award-winning trio of performances by Jesse Plemons.

  • Event

    The Bikeriders

    Thursday, July 4 - Wednesday, July 24, 2024

    Various cinemas in Wellington, Wellington

    Austin Butler, Jodie Comer and Tom Hardy rev up this intimate and absorbing biker saga, which draws from a 60s photojournalism book of the same name.

  • Event

    Inside Out 2

    Thursday, June 27 - Wednesday, July 24, 2024

    Various cinemas in Wellington, Wellington

    Amy Poehler still brings joy in this nine-years-later sequel to one of Pixar's best films, which proves as emotionally intelligent as its predecessor.

  • News

    Tenacious D Are Heading to Australia and NZ in 2024 for Their First Down Under Tour in Over a Decade

    Jack Black and Kyle Gass will play seven arena shows on the Australian and New Zealand leg of their 'Spicy Meatball' tour.

  • News

    Sophie Ellis-Bextor Will Bust Out 'Murder on the Dancefloor' When She Supports Take That's 2024 Down Under Tour

    The boy band is the headline act, but 'Saltburn' fans will be heading along for everyone's favourite early-2000s pop hit.

  • News

    CubaDupa Has Announced the First 2024 Lineup for New Zealand's Biggest Street Festival

    Cuba Street will be taken over by colourful, eclectic performances in March 2024.

  • News

    The New Zealand Artists That You Won't Want to Miss at Auckland's Laneway Festival in 2024

    Meet six talented Kiwis who will be singing their hearts out at Laneway this year.

  • News

    Save the Date: Splendour in the Grass Has Revealed When You'll Be Dancing at North Byron Parklands in 2024

    It's too early for Splendour's lineup announcement yet, but you can block out a July weekend in your diary ASAP.

  • News

    TLC's 2024 Tour of Australia and New Zealand with Busta Rhymes and En Vogue Has Been Cancelled

    Set to celebrate the 30th anniversary of 'CrazySexyCool', the Down Under shows have been scrapped due to "unforeseen circumstances".

  • News

    Lana Del Rey, Doja Cat, No Doubt and Tyler, The Creator Top Coachella's Jam-Packed 2024 Lineup

    Everyone from Blur, Ice Spice, J Balvin and Peso Pluma to Sabrina Carpenter, Grimes, Lil Yachty and Flight Facilities is also on the bill.

  • News

    Save the Date: New Zealand's Biggest Street Festival CubaDupa Is Returning in 2024

    Cuba Street will be taken over by colourful, eclectic performances in March 2024.

  • News

    Rhythm and Alps Is Back to Close Out 2023 with BENEE, Peking Duk and Ocean Alley

    Featuring five stages and taking place over three days, the South Island New Year's festival is the best way to ring in 2024.

  • News

    TLC Are Celebrating the 30th Anniversary of 'CrazySexyCool' with a 2024 Tour Down Under

    Do go chasing Tionne 'T-Boz' Watkins and Rozonda 'Chilli' Thomas  on their six-city tour — and supports Busta Rhymes and En Vogue, too.

  • News

    Quavo, One Third of Rap Trio Migos, Is Joining the Bay Dreams 2024 Festival Lineup

    Quavo, Luude and NLE Choppa will be performing at the new and improved boutique Bay Dreams North and South.

  • News

    Coldplay Are Bringing Their World Tour Back Down Under in 2024 After Perth-Only Shows in 2023

    The British band will play their first shows in Sydney, Melbourne and Auckland since 2016.

  • News

    The Kid LAROI's First-Ever Australian and New Zealand Stadium Tour Will Hit Stages This Summer

    Fresh from releasing his first studio album, the Australian singer-songwriter has locked in his first Down Under stadium tour.

  • News

    Troy Kingi, David Dallas and Tiny Ruins Are Headlining Hawke's Bay's Outfield Festival When It Returns for 2024

    Rum Jungle, Amandamania, Flamingo Pier and Beccie B are also on the lineup for the February festival.

  • News

    Just In: The Weeknd Has Postponed His 2023 Tour Down Under Just Weeks Out

    The singer and 'The Idol' star said he was "deeply disappointed but can't wait to be there with you!”.

  • News

    Dream Machine Is Returning to Bali in 2024 Headlined by Genesis Owusu, Snakehips and Hayden James

    This multi-day resort music festival takes place in Nusa Dua, and hails from the team behind Wine Machine and Snow Machine.

  • News

    Queens of the Stone Age Are Touring Down Under in 2024 for the First Time Since 2018 — Including Playing Mona Foma

    The Josh Homme-led band will play Perth Adelaide, Hobart, Torquay, Melbourne, Sydney, Gold Coast and Brisbane — and Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch, too.

  • News

    Taking Music to Cool Places: Sparks Chat Career Longevity, Movie Musicals and Dream Collaborations

    Two years after Edgar Wright's documentary 'The Sparks Brothers' and movie musical 'Annette', Russell and Ron Mael are touring Australia for the first time since 2001.

  • News

    A Heap of Good Things 2023 Bands Have Announced Sideshows Including Devo, Limp Bizkit and Pennywise

    Corey Taylor, Enter Shikari, Sepultura, Hanabie. and Taking Back Sunday are also playing their own gigs.

  • News

    Ten Must-Catch Gigs at the Inaugural SXSW Sydney's Massive Music Festival

    SXSW Sydney has served up an absolutely huge music lineup, so we've broken down all the must-see sets for you.

  • News

    Splore Festival Is Celebrating Its 25th Birthday in 2024 with a Feast of Sound, Art, Food and Drink

    New Zealand's longest-running festival is hitting a quarter century with help from The Pharcyde, Greentea Peng, Wednesday and more.

  • News

    Northern Bass Wants You to Wave Goodbye to 2023 While Partying with Netsky, Home Brew and Sub Focus

    This huge lineup of drum and bass artists and DJs is set to keep you dancing all the way into 2024.

  • News

    Concert Series On a Good Day Is Bringing Matt Corby, The War on Drugs and Dermot Kennedy to Wellington

    There's nothing like the capital on a good day, especially when international music legends are visiting.

  • News

    Arahi, Genesis Owusu and The Exponents Are Set to Headline Hawke's Bay's Nest Fest in 2024

    From old favourites to brand-new acts, there's something for everybody on the Nest Fest 2024 lineup.

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