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Peek A Boo – Vaudeville Cabaret

Reviews
A sold-out show at Christchurch’s premiere pop-up theatre Little Andromeda, Peek A Boo – Vaudeville Cabaret promised a fantastic evening out. Bonita Danger Doll, true to form, brought together a stellar line up featuring some of […Read More…]

Radar Angel – Bloodlust

Reviews
An extraterrestrial envoy from the planet Nibiru. A murderous mechanoid escaped from the ruins of lost Atlantis. The last avatar of some long-forgotten cthonic deity. Bloodlust is the latest auditory offering from the alt-synth group […Read More…]

NEWS/RONGO

Seismic State – Debut EP

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Friday 20 September will see the release of Wellington rock quartet Seismic State’s debut EP State of Things. With songs ranging from upbeat ‘get up and dance’ rock, to ‘groovy’ rock ‘n’ roll, to mellow [...Read More...]

Outside In – Blue Dragon (Release)

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Throughout the new single, Outside In glide through a captivating blend of prog, alt-rock, and ambience, crafting a sound that’s not quite like anything else currently making the rounds. With vast instrumental arrangements and soaring [...Read More...]

FEATURED

Black Light Feature

The Fox’s Trousers

The Fox’s Trousers is a small home business. Actually, business is a strong word. I muck about in my shed at home, and occasionally something gets finished. These finished products seem to be quite popular […Read More…]

Upcoming Events

Nov
16
Sat
8:00 pm This Week – EyeHateGod NZ Tour -... @ Valhalla
This Week – EyeHateGod NZ Tour -... @ Valhalla
Nov 16 @ 8:00 pm – Nov 17 @ 11:00 pm
This Week - EyeHateGod NZ Tour -Wgtn/Akld @ Valhalla | Wellington | New Zealand
Valhalla Touring is proud to announce the New Zealand Tour of southern sludge metal legends Eyehategod. Saturday 16 November – Valhalla – Wellington Black Rheno, Planet of the Dead & Osseous Tomb Sunday 17 November [...Read More...]
Nov
21
Thu
8:00 pm Bleeders, with Nervous Jerk @ The Club Tavern Christchurch
Bleeders, with Nervous Jerk @ The Club Tavern Christchurch
Nov 21 @ 8:00 pm – Nov 22 @ 1:00 am
Bleeders, with Nervous Jerk @ The Club Tavern Christchurch | Christchurch | New Zealand
Bleeders return return to Christchurch for the first time in over 10 years! Get your tickets from Undertheradar.co.nz
Nov
22
Fri
9:00 pm Extorted, The Wendys, Demonhead ... @ darkroom
Extorted, The Wendys, Demonhead ... @ darkroom
Nov 22 @ 9:00 pm – Nov 23 @ 12:00 am
Extorted, The Wendys, Demonhead & Gorms @ darkroom | Christchurch | New Zealand
22 November, 9pm, $10 on the door Extorted The Wendys Gormukilliodokus +Special guests, Wallowitch & Forgotten Architecture – Artist & Demonhead from Melbourne
Nov
23
Sat
8:00 pm DEPTHS NZ TOUR 2019 – Christchurch @ The Club Tavern Christchurch
DEPTHS NZ TOUR 2019 – Christchurch @ The Club Tavern Christchurch
Nov 23 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
DEPTHS NZ TOUR 2019 - Christchurch @ The Club Tavern Christchurch | Christchurch | New Zealand
Hitting the road for a small run of shows over the country this Oct/Nov. These will be Depths’ only NZ shows this year so don’t miss out! Support from Blindfolded & Led to the Woods [...Read More...]
Nov
30
Sat
7:30 pm Wicked Grounds – by Black Cat Pr... @ TAPAC (The Auckland Performing Arts Centre)
Wicked Grounds – by Black Cat Pr... @ TAPAC (The Auckland Performing Arts Centre)
Nov 30 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Wicked Grounds - by Black Cat Prods. @ TAPAC (The Auckland Performing Arts Centre) | Auckland | New Zealand
Black Cat Productions presents an exhilarating tale told through contemporary circus arts. With a compelling cast of multidisciplinary kiwi cirque performers, Black Cat Productions’ high flying theatre show will have you on the edge of [...Read More...]
Dec
1
Sun
6:30 pm Wicked Grounds – by Black Cat Pr... @ TAPAC (The Auckland Performing Arts Centre)
Wicked Grounds – by Black Cat Pr... @ TAPAC (The Auckland Performing Arts Centre)
Dec 1 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Wicked Grounds - by Black Cat Prods. @ TAPAC (The Auckland Performing Arts Centre) | Auckland | New Zealand
Black Cat Productions presents an exhilarating tale told through contemporary circus arts. With a compelling cast of multidisciplinary kiwi cirque performers, Black Cat Productions’ high flying theatre show will have you on the edge of [...Read More...]
Dec
4
Wed
8:00 pm Wolves In the Throne Room – Wgtn... @ Valhalla
Wolves In the Throne Room – Wgtn... @ Valhalla
Dec 4 @ 8:00 pm – Dec 5 @ 11:00 pm
Wolves In the Throne Room - Wgtn / Akld @ Valhalla | Wellington | New Zealand
WOLVES IN THE THRONE ROOM re-imagine black metal as an ode to rain storms, wood smoke and the wild energies of the Pacific Northwest. Their first studio album, Diadem of 12 Stars (2006) was a [...Read More...]
Dec
14
Sat
5:00 pm Wreckfest #2 @ The Embankment Tavern
Wreckfest #2 @ The Embankment Tavern
Dec 14 @ 5:00 pm – Dec 15 @ 2:00 am
Wreckfest #2 @ The Embankment Tavern | Christchurch | New Zealand
A Musical wreckage 🎶💀🎶 in remembrance of our NZ underground musicians / DIY PuNkS, poets & party geeZers Gone TOO s0oN !!! ….FEATURING … Mr Sterile Assembly (Welly) Carradine Choke Sawdust Dusty Hustle Mental Fatal [...Read More...]
8:00 pm Riffstock 3 @ The Club Tavern Christchurch
Riffstock 3 @ The Club Tavern Christchurch
Dec 14 @ 8:00 pm – Dec 15 @ 1:00 am
Riffstock 3 @ The Club Tavern Christchurch | Christchurch | New Zealand
After two successful years, Riffstock is back to finish 2019 with a banger night full of with face melting riffs, psychedelic grooves and rock’n’roll. All night long! Come down and see Christchurch’s heavy hitters in [...Read More...]
Dec
15
Sun
7:30 pm King Parrot NZ Tour – Wellington @ Third Eye Music NZ
King Parrot NZ Tour – Wellington @ Third Eye Music NZ
Dec 15 @ 7:30 pm – Dec 16 @ 12:30 am
King Parrot NZ Tour - Wellington @ Third Eye Music NZ | Christchurch | New Zealand
Like a pitch fork to the skull King Parrot are ready to tear through your eyes, ears and brain once again with their 3rd full length release Ugly Produce. A step-up in every sense, the [...Read More...]

REVIEWS/AROTAKE

Reviews

Peek A Boo – Vaudeville Cabaret

A sold-out show at Christchurch’s premiere pop-up theatre Little Andromeda, Peek A Boo – Vaudeville Cabaret promised a fantastic evening out. Bonita Danger Doll, true to form, brought together a stellar line up featuring some of […Read More…]

Radar Angel – Bloodlust

Reviews
An extraterrestrial envoy from the planet Nibiru. A murderous mechanoid escaped from the ruins of lost Atlantis. The last avatar of some long-forgotten cthonic deity. Bloodlust is the latest auditory offering from the alt-synth group [...Read More...]