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Thursday Noise Situation w/ Nick Hate/Crude/Placenta Cookbook

Thu
27
Jun
2019

Venue: darkroom

Price: Free

Nick Harte will be performing a set of electronic music which centres around time and perception and how we interact with sound via technology. All...

Pressure Sessions 001

Fri
28
Jun
2019

Venue: darkroom

Price: $10 - $15

Chief Remedy Soundsystem Presents “Pressure Sessions” A regular series of Bass music Soundsystem sessions at the darkroom, with an emphasis on...

Concord Dawn 20 Year Anniversary Tour with MC Tiki

Fri
28
Jun
2019

Venue: The Slate Room

Price: $29.50

They're back. The duo that brought you anthems including 'Morning Light', 'Don't Tell Me', ‘Fly Away Home’, ‘Broken Eyes’, 'Man For All...

SUBTLE SYSTEM feat. Youngsta [UK] / N-Type [UK]

Sat
29
Jun
2019

Venue: The Slate Room

Price: $30

Subtle Sound System proudly presents DJ Youngsta [Sentry Records/UK] & N-Type [Wheel & Deal Records/UK] Saturday 29th June 2019 The Slate...

Beastwars IV – Album Release Tour

Fri
05
Jul
2019

Venue: Blue Smoke

Price: $35

New Zealands legendary Stoner Metal band Beastwars are returning to the world with a new lease on life, literally. Vocalist Matt Hyde underwent over...

Outlet Slacks and Dead Network

Fri
05
Jul
2019

Venue: darkroom

The Slacks are back hot off the tails of their last gig at the New City Hotel and this does confirm the first ever live gig from DeadNetwork with...

GREEN LIGHT V

Fri
05
Jul
2019

Venue: Hide Club

Price: $10

Fast and Furious 5 was arguably the series best film. Chernobyl (currently the greatest television show of all time) was a 5-part series. The...

Ice

Sat
06
Jul
2019

Venue: D4

Price: $5 - $100

Get your crew together and celebrate winter in style with this premium clubbing experience. Incredible AV effects and décor set the Ice theme. ...

Katchafire – The Bedford, Christchurch

Sat
06
Jul
2019

Venue: The Bedford

Price: $30 - $40

Katchafire hit the road in winter 2019 with shows in: SOUTH ISLAND 5 July - Timaru 6 July - Christchurch 19 July - Queenstown 20 July -...

Disco Whānau: Ice

Sun
07
Jul
2019

Venue: D4

Price: $5 - $20

Disco Whānau is an all ages clubbing experience for you and your whānau, whatever shape or form that takes on that day! Whether it’s actual...

Katchafire – The Bedford, Christchurch

Sun
07
Jul
2019

Venue: The Bedford

Price: $30 - $40

Katchafire hit the road in winter 2019 with shows in: SOUTH ISLAND 5 July - Timaru 6 July - Christchurch 19 July - Queenstown 20 July -...

Pop-up Globe NZ Tour: Isaac Theatre Royal, Christchurch

Fri
12
Jul
2019

Venue: Isaac Theatre Royal

Price: $19 - $109

TICKETS ON SALE THURSDAY 11 APRIL, 2019 After playing to over 600,000 people across Australasia in just three years, Auckland’s smash-hit...

Bailey Wiley – EP Release Tour / Christchurch

Sat
13
Jul
2019

Venue: Fat Eddies

Price: $20 - $40

"Bailey Wiley Continues Her Hot Streak" - Complex Australia Bailey Wiley is back in the game with her new self titled EP, and she’s celebrating...

Soaked Oats ‘Sludge Pop Tour’ – Christchurch

Sat
13
Jul
2019

Venue: Blue Smoke

Price: $15 - $30

This July indie sludge-pop rockers Soaked Oats return to cities across New Zealand in celebration of the release of their new EP 'Sludge Pop', out...

Myele Manzanza Trio – ‘A Love Requited’ Tour – Christchurch

Wed
17
Jul
2019

Venue: Ara Music Arts

*LIMITED EARLY BIRD TIX AVAILABLE* “A musician who clearly sees the big picture” – Modern Drummer, USA “An inventive, accomplished and...

Boss Soul – a tribute to Bruce Springsteen

Fri
19
Jul
2019

Venue: Blue Smoke

Price: $25

THE EASTERN & Bad Gin Sanctuary present BOSS SOUL - a tribute to Bruce Springsteen Christchurch winters are designed to bite you where it hurts,...

Eyes Down Sound

Sat
20
Jul
2019

Venue: Hide Club

Price: $10

EYES DOWN SOUND JULY 20 iLL Figz B2b Sketch / Flint b2b Mr Muscle / Pylonz / Eyes Down b2b Akcept Tickets from cosmic

The music of Joy Division + New Order

Thu
25
Jul
2019

Venue: darkroom

Price: Free

Sanctuary Events present An evening of music by JOY DIVISION + NEW ORDER with DJ Regress Playing classic tracks and deep cuts Free Entry

Nebula

Fri
26
Jul
2019

Venue: Above the permit room

Price: free

This collection of evocative paintings and sculptures from emerging Canterbury artists is the 7th group exhibition since the series inception in...

CSO: Lamb & Hayward Masterworks- Spirit of Adventure

Sat
27
Jul
2019

Venue: Douglas Lilburn Auditorium, Christchurch Town Hall

Price: $33 - $63

Benjamin Northey – Chief Conductor Lev Sivkov – Cello Lilburn – Aotearoa Overture Elgar – Cello Concerto in E Minor Farr – Roar Of A...

Document One [UK] – CHCH

Sat
27
Jul
2019

Venue: Hide Club

Price: $30

Cream Selects Presents_ Document One [UK] With local support to be announced This is our first DNB show at Hide Club and we can't bloody...

Nadia Reid

Sun
28
Jul
2019

Venue: The Piano: Centre for Music and the Arts

Price: $40 - $45

Soulful, intimate and self-possessed, it's easy to see why Nadia Reid's first two albums have earned her global praise and success. Nadia's prolific...

cLoud collective

Tue
30
Jul
2019

Venue: The Piano: Centre for Music and the Arts

Price: $20 - $30

This dynamic and daring debut will feature a kaleidoscope of sound highlighting the collective talents of Christchurch's most exciting new trio:...

Giant of the Sea

Tue
30
Jul
2019

Venue: The Piano: Centre for Music and the Arts

Price: $27 - $30

Journey away from the present and into the crackle of bonfires, the murmur of conversation and the 'loud-as' generator that kept...

The Bats and Pine

Wed
31
Jul
2019

Venue: Avon Room, Christchurch Town Hall

Price: $27 - $30

Back when the 'good old Dux' and Goodbye Blue Monday were the places to play, The Bats and Pine were regulars at many a gig... and for one night...

Melted Icecream Presents- Better Living 2019

Wed
31
Jul
2019

Venue: Avon Room, Christchurch Town Hall

Price: $22 - $25

Melted Ice Cream, Christchurch’s notorious indie cassette label, is celebrating eight years of existence with a bash featuring the very best of its...

Dog Power

Thu
01
Aug
2019

Venue: Avon Room, Christchurch Town Hall

Price: $22 - $25

Music, cinema, travel and fashion collide in this intoxicating multimedia experience from stylish, avant-rock duo, DOG Power. Uncompromising and...

Delaney Davidson and Tami Neilson- Spell On You

Thu
01
Aug
2019

Venue: James Hay Theatre, Christchurch Town Hall

Price: $40 - $45

26 July — 4 August Buy Tickets ProgrammeInformation Delaney Davidson and Tami Neilson Are you a believer? Delaney Davidson is. So is special...

Night Of The Living Score- Ilam Press Records

Thu
01
Aug
2019

Venue: Avon Room, Christchurch Town Hall

Price: $22 - $25

Genre-bending hack cinema and guitar-driven soundscapes come together to create extra-dimensional voodoo and dark magic! Students and staff at the...

Eat my Shorts & Mundi

Fri
02
Aug
2019

Venue: Avon Room, Christchurch Town Hall

Price: $50 - $60

What could be better than heading along to an uplifiting gig on a Friday night? Well... heading along to two! To help you do just that, we've...

Atamira Dance Company

Fri
02
Aug
2019

Venue: James Hay Theatre, Christchurch Town Hall

Price: $40 - $45

From Māori dance company Atamira, comes this epic expression of mana wahine – the intrinsic spiritual power of women. Onepū is inspired by a...

Clear Stones

Sat
03
Aug
2019

Venue: Avon Room, Christchurch Town Hall

Price: $22 - $25

In Clear Stones, Kiwi duo Rob Thorne (Ngāti Tumutumu) and Fis summon the sound world of their groundbreaking debut LP for Bristol’s Subtext...

STAR WARS: A New Hope in Concert – Christchurch

Sat
03
Aug
2019

Venue: Horncastle Arena

Price: $63.50

Star Wars: A New Hope in Concert comes to New Zealand! This classic film will be accompanied by the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra and NZSO Associate...

Like Water- Julia Deans, Bella Kalolo, Flip Grater and the Bel Canto Choir

Sat
03
Aug
2019

Venue: Douglas Lilburn Auditorium, Christchurch Town Hall

Price: $40 - $45

Three of Christchurch’s daughters of song – Julia Deans, Bella Kalolo and Flip Grater – join forces with Burnside High’s award-winning Bel...

Sublime Sonic Splinters

Sat
03
Aug
2019

Venue: Avon Room, Christchurch Town Hall

Price: $22 - $25

Feeling adventurous? Prepare for three vital injections of avant-garde sound! First up is Teen Haters, featuring Christchurch's Helen Greenfield...

Pacific Underground- Meet Me at the Dog House

Sat
03
Aug
2019

Venue: Douglas Lilburn Auditorium, Christchurch Town Hall

Price: $36 - $40

Back in the day, when it was 3am and the last bus had gone, the 24-hour burger joint in Cathedral Square – aka: The Dog House – was the final...

Louis Baker Album Release Show – Christchurch

Thu
08
Aug
2019

Venue: Blue Smoke

Price: $30

ON SALE NOW - LOUIS BAKER // BLUE SMOKE // 8TH AUGUST This June 21, much-loved modern soul singer-songwriter LOUIS BAKER will release his debut...

Skyscraper Stan: Golden Boy Album Launch Tour

Thu
08
Aug
2019

Venue: Wunderbar

Beloved songwriter “Skyscraper” Stan Woodhouse releases lush new album “Golden Boy vol. I and II” with national full band tour. Revered for...

Fostercare Presents: CHCH World Tour!

Fri
09
Aug
2019

Venue: darkroom

Price: $10 - $20

Join us for a memorable journey of emotional dance music, all your fostercare favs on ONE BILL!! This CHCH World Tour will leave you GLOWING and...

Justin Townes Earle

Sat
24
Aug
2019

Venue: Blue Smoke

The Tuning Fork and 95bFM are proud to announce that Nashville-based Americana heavyweight, Justin Townes Earle, will return to New Zealand for a...

CHCH ~ Ha The Unclear w/Dolphin Friendly

Mon
26
Aug
2019

Venue: Space Academy

Price: $20

Experiencing a fruitful creative spell after a busy summer and the release of second album Invisible Lines, Ha the Unclear are now excited to poke...

Church & AP – National Tour – Christchurch

Mon
26
Aug
2019

Venue: Ngaio Marsh Theatre

Price: free

Red Bull Music presents Church & AP National Tour 2019 MONO INFO: - Mono is R18 - Bring your Passport, 18+ card or NZ Drivers licence. - Don't...

Aldous Harding | Christchurch

Wed
28
Aug
2019

Venue: Christchurch Town Hall

Following the release of her mighty, critically acclaimed third album Designer, NZ singer-songwriter ALDOUS HARDING sojourns home for a nationwide...

Grass Roots – Make It Legal Fundraiser

Sat
31
Aug
2019

Venue: D4

Grass Roots is going to be a huge night of comedy and music, featuring some of the cities finest 420 friendly artists, all to raise funds to help...

Synthony – Christchurch – A Generation of Dance Music

Fri
06
Sep
2019

Venue: Christchurch Town Hall

After 3 sold out shows in Auckland Synthony makes its way to Christchurch in 2019! Synthony is a unique collaboration between the Christchurch...

Blue River Baby – National Spring Album Tour

Sat
28
Sep
2019

Venue: Wunderbar

Price: $10

Blue River Baby Band (BRBB) are excited to be touring their album release during September Blue River Baby are a NZ rocking psychedelic soul and...

Cockney Rejects

Thu
17
Oct
2019

Venue: Churchill’s Live

Price: $50

Cockney Rejects First Ever New Zealand tour! Rarely in the long history of British rock’n’roll has there been a story of such depth, magnitude...

Stiff Little Fingers

Tue
25
Feb
2020

Venue: Ngaio Marsh Theatre

Price: $64.90

With Sold Out shows on their last Australian & New Zealand Tour, SLF return in February to celebrate the 40th Anniversary of their seminal debut...