July 17: Team Dynamite


VUWSA & MAI FM present Auckland hip hop act Team Dynamite (Young Gifted And Broke) Team Dynamite’s music will make you dance at a funeral. It’ll turn John Kirwan into Jason Gunn and the bachelorettes into Rachel Hunter. It’s the kind of music that should come in pill form. It …

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August 30: Scott Bradlee’s Post Modern Jukebox


  There is a very good possibility that many of you have seen or heard of the terrific musical collective known as Postmodern Jukebox on one or more of your preferred social media platforms. These clever and talented viral-video/YouTube sensations have likely shown up on yours or a friend’s Facebook wall—no …

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August 1: Jon Spencer Blues Explosion

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Legendary New York City trio The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion are hitting New Zealand again at the end of July. The punk blues three-piece are headed back in support of new album Freedom Tower – No Wave Dance Party 2015, which was recorded at the legendary Daptone House Of Soul …

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HELLYEAH is a Supergroup that lives up to the title. Featuring ex-Mudvayne singer Chad Gray, ex-Pantera drummer Vinnie Paul, ex-Nothingface guitarist Tom Maxwell, bassist Kyle Sanders (ex-Bloodsimple and brother of Mastodon bassist Troy Sanders) and Christian Brady (ex-Überschall) guitar. HELLYEAH are in a league of their own with their own. …

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November 20: Ruts DC

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RUTS DC NEW ZEALAND TOUR NOVEMBER 2015   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uwIYQXFbAdM   The Ruts were a UK reggae influenced punk rock band formed in 1977. In their short but remarkable career The Ruts quickly established themselves as one of the most innovative and exciting bands of the day and released six singles, including …

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