Upcoming Events

04
Sep
2015
STRETCH – Southern Kicks Tour

STRETCH – Southern Kicks Tour

darkroom

Alt-country singer songwriter, “Stretch”, is hauling his acoustic guitar, harmonicas and kick-drum through the South Island for a tour of intimate and ...

Friday
04
Sep
2015
Graeme James [WGTN] Single Release Tour – Live @ Orange

Graeme James [WGTN] Single Release Tour – Live @ Orange

Orange Studios

*Live Concert Recording! 60 Tickets only* Following on the success of two unique covers albums, Wellington multi-instrumentalist Graeme James is releasing his ...

Friday
04
Sep
2015
Strange Harvest (Dunedin) with Murdabike (Dn) and Les Baxters (Chch)

Strange Harvest (Dunedin) with Murdabike (Dn) and Les Baxters (Chch)

Castrols Garage

Strange Harvest are touring NZ – on the back of their 3rd album “Pattern Recognition.” Tapes with download codes available on the night

Friday
04
Sep
2015
Thunderwulf + Terror Tapes

Thunderwulf + Terror Tapes

darkroom

Free Entry
Friday
04
Sep
2015
Embodying the Archive: Exhibition opening

Embodying the Archive: Exhibition opening

The Physics Room

Brown Council, Emma Fitts, Alex Martinis Roe, Newspaper Reading Club 4 Sep – 10 Oct Opening Friday 4 September, 5.30pm ‘Embodying the archive’

Free Entry
Friday
04
Sep
2015
ROKUSHO- -NERVOUS JERK- -VAN HOUTEN-

ROKUSHO- -NERVOUS JERK- -VAN HOUTEN-

Dux Live

Come down to the DUX LIVE friday the 4th of september to hear local alternative heavy rock three peice Rokushō, supported by the punk loving Nervous Jerk and ...

Friday
04
Sep
2015
Lindon Puffin // Getset

Lindon Puffin // Getset

Strange & Co

Free Entry
Friday
04
Sep
2015
Delta Blues Trio

Delta Blues Trio

Orleans

Free Entry
Friday
05
Sep
2015
Deep N Under

Deep N Under

Dragons Den Social Lounge

Gene Kennedy & Martin Jay bring the big bass sounds of house, tech house and techno to the Den

Free Entry
Saturday
05
Sep
2015
Jed Parsons & His Friends Live @ Orange

Jed Parsons & His Friends Live @ Orange

Orange Studios

Having toured with local singer/songwriter Hera through Iceland, America and Australia last year, Parsons has embarked on an exciting solo career. Joined by ...

Saturday
05
Sep
2015
Stretch – The Southern Kicks Tour

Stretch – The Southern Kicks Tour

Civil & Naval

Alt-country singer songwriter, “Stretch”, is hauling his acoustic guitar, harmonicas and kick-drum through the South Island for a tour of intimate and ...

Free Entry
Saturday
05
Sep
2015
Embedded Figures (DN) with Instant Fantasy & Murdabike

Embedded Figures (DN) with Instant Fantasy & Murdabike

The Auricle

Embedded Figures is the solo project of Skye Strange of Strange Harvest

Saturday
05
Sep
2015
Delaney Davidson

Delaney Davidson

darkroom

Saturday
05
Sep
2015
Brown Council: The History of Performance – 2pm

Brown Council: The History of Performance – 2pm

The Physics Room

Performance by artist collective Brown Council from Sydney, a part of Embodying the archive at The Physics Room 5 Sep – 10 Oct. “Memory, like history, is ...

Free Entry
Saturday
05
Sep
2015
KAMANDI

KAMANDI

Dux Live

After a couple of successful canters round the racecourse, Tight Horse Touring have decided to kick things up to a hefty gallop and will be dropping the one ...

Saturday
05
Sep
2015
K One

K One

Winnie Bagoes City

Free Entry
Saturday
05
Sep
2015
The Rhymes // nacoa

The Rhymes // nacoa

Strange & Co

Free Entry
Saturday
05
Sep
2015
Jimmy R Trio Orleans // Emerson

Jimmy R Trio Orleans // Emerson

Orleans

Free Entry
Saturday
05
Sep
2015
Boss Christ & The Shakin’ Evil Limbo Party

Boss Christ & The Shakin’ Evil Limbo Party

Castrols Garage

Saturday
06
Sep
2015
Yumi Zouma

Yumi Zouma

darkroom

Sunday
06
Sep
2015
Smooth Jazz Sessions

Smooth Jazz Sessions

Castrols Garage

Sunday
06
Sep
2015
SUNDAY SIT DOWN GET DOWN

SUNDAY SIT DOWN GET DOWN

Gustavs

Gustav’s would like to announce that the ‘Sunday Sit Down Get Down’ will now be a regular event featuring music of the highest calibre and ...

Free Entry
Sunday
09
Sep
2015
An Evening Quiz with Brian Luv

An Evening Quiz with Brian Luv

darkroom

Free Entry
Wednesday
10
Sep
2015
The Wall

The Wall

Dux Live

Thursday
10
Sep
2015
darkroom comedy show

darkroom comedy show

darkroom

Thursday
11
Sep
2015
RDBrew Launch Party – Horopito Ale

RDBrew Launch Party – Horopito Ale

Pomeroy's Old Brewery Inn

From the Depths of the Avon, RDU in association with Pomeroys have captured the Devils Point, and are unleashing the Horopito Pale Ale at Pomeroys Old Brewery ...

Free Entry
Friday
11
Sep
2015
Wilkinson After Party

Wilkinson After Party

Dux Live

Free Entry
Friday
11
Sep
2015
Miss June

Miss June

darkroom

Hot on the heels of the MATRIARCHY EP, Miss June are now releasing a music video for the last single Student Loan!! Basically it’s also a great excuse to ...

Friday
12
Sep
2015
Rising Voices Regional Slam

Rising Voices Regional Slam

The Gallery (beside darkroom)

Free Entry
Saturday
12
Sep
2015
Spectrasoul -The Mistress Album Release Show

Spectrasoul -The Mistress Album Release Show

Dux Live

SpectraSoul are back to Christchurch to celebrate the release of their latest album “The Mistress” available now Vinyl: bit.ly/TheMistressVinyl ...

Saturday
12
Sep
2015
Death Disco

Death Disco

darkroom

Brit Pop | Madchester | Post Punk | Indie | New Wave | Industrial | Goth | with DJ Snow White (WLN), Hairdresser On Fire and Regress

Saturday
13
Sep
2015
Tusi Elisara

Tusi Elisara

Dux Live

Sunday
16
Sep
2015
ODR Presents: The Story So Far w/ Man Overboard

ODR Presents: The Story So Far w/ Man Overboard

Re:VIVE

No Drugs. No Alcohol.

Wednesday
16
Sep
2015
MAINZ Open Night with Villain!

MAINZ Open Night with Villain!

MAINZ

Come and find out more about MAINZ 2016 Audio Engineering, Live Sound, DJing and Electronic Music Production programmes. See Villain record live, Pro Tools ...

Free Entry
Wednesday
17
Sep
2015
Anna Coddington and Lips

Anna Coddington and Lips

Wunderbar

Solo artist Anna Coddington and NYC-based duo Lips are excited to announce a headline tour where they will take to the stage as a three-piece for the first time

Thursday
17
Sep
2015
The Wall

The Wall

Dux Live

Thursday
18
Sep
2015
“Spring Disco Fever”

“Spring Disco Fever”

Civil & Naval

Celebrate “Spring Disco Fever” with Martin Jay & Matt Hemens.

Free Entry
Friday
18
Sep
2015
Peacekeepers

Peacekeepers

Dux Live

Emprise + Ghost Brewing Co. presetnt The Peacekeepers Emprise is back for September and we’re bringing 2 members of New Zealand’s BIGGEST band. P. DIGSSS and ...

Friday
18
Sep
2015
Partido

Partido

darkroom

Friday
19
Sep
2015
Sparkle Kitty w. Stef T Live @ Orange Studios

Sparkle Kitty w. Stef T Live @ Orange Studios

Orange Studios

Join Sparkle Kitty following the release of their latest single Tender for a live studio recording with support from electronica-kitty Stef T. Sparkle Kitty is:

Saturday
19
Sep
2015
Jazz night!

Jazz night!

Dux Live

Free Entry
Saturday
19
Sep
2015
The Undercurrents

The Undercurrents

darkroom

Saturday
20
Sep
2015
The Clips

The Clips

Dux Live

Free Entry
Sunday
23
Sep
2015
MAINZ Open Night with the Pink Floyd Project!

MAINZ Open Night with the Pink Floyd Project!

KET

Come to the MAINZ Open Night and find out more about our 2016 Live Sound, DJ and Electronic Music Production programmes. See the Pink Floyd Project perform ...

Free Entry
Wednesday
24
Sep
2015
NMC Jazz Slam presents: Heavy Water & Mechanalog

NMC Jazz Slam presents: Heavy Water & Mechanalog

Orange Studios

The first of three nights of mind blowing original Christchurch JAZZ, to be filmed and recorded. Heavy Water Heavy Water is a Christchurch based jazz quartet ...

Thursday
24
Sep
2015
The Wall

The Wall

Dux Live

Thursday
24
Sep
2015
The Phoenix Foundation – GUYD tour

The Phoenix Foundation – GUYD tour

Allen Street Rock Club

THE PHOENIX FOUNDATION GIVE UP YOUR DREAMS TOUR The Phoenix Foundation are excited to announce a eight-date New Zealand tour in support of their brand new album

Thursday
25
Sep
2015
NMC Jazz Slam presents: Jimmy Rainey & Reuben Derrick

NMC Jazz Slam presents: Jimmy Rainey & Reuben Derrick

Orange Studios

The second of three nights of mind blowing original Christchurch JAZZ hosted at Orange Studios. Jimmy Rainey Jimmy Rainey is a young emerging saxophonist from ...

Friday
25
Sep
2015
The Transistors + The Situations (AKL)

The Transistors + The Situations (AKL)

darkroom

Friday
26
Sep
2015
NMC Jazz Slam presents: Alice Tanner & Tim Sellars “Mukhlisa”

NMC Jazz Slam presents: Alice Tanner & Tim Sellars “Mukhlisa”

Orange Studios

The third and final night of mind blowing original Christchurch JAZZ hosted at Orange Studios. Tim Sellars “Mukhlisa” Tim Sellars is a Christchurch based ...

Saturday
26
Sep
2015
Unity Clash

Unity Clash

Dux Live

Saturday
26
Sep
2015
Rhomboid

Rhomboid

darkroom

Saturday
26
Sep
2015
Lindon Puffin

Lindon Puffin

Gustavs

Join Lyttelton based rockabilly raconteur Lindon Puffin for an evening of folk punk and anarchic banter. He plays a mean harmonica, spins hilarious yarns and ...

Free Entry
Saturday
30
Sep
2015
Katie Richards

Katie Richards

Dux Live

Free Entry
Wednesday
08
Oct
2015
The Church Tour 2015 – The Lost Highway

The Church Tour 2015 – The Lost Highway

St Michaels & All Angels Church

The Church Tour 2015 presents one of its most tantalizing artist line-ups in its already storied seven year history, with four of New Zealand’s most lauded, ...

Thursday
09
Oct
2015
The Church Tour 2015 – The Lost Highway

The Church Tour 2015 – The Lost Highway

Cardboard Cathedral

The Church Tour 2015 presents one of its most tantalizing artist line-ups in its already storied seven year history, with four of New Zealand’s most lauded, ...

Friday
13
Oct
2015
Decknology – Heat 1

Decknology – Heat 1

Dux Live

Decknology is the South Islands premiere DJ competition. This fierce battle at the decks was designed to provide all DJs and Producers experience and exposure ...

Free Entry
Tuesday
14
Oct
2015
Decknology – Heat 2

Decknology – Heat 2

Dux Live

Decknology is the South Islands premiere DJ competition. This fierce battle at the decks was designed to provide all DJs and Producers experience and exposure ...

Free Entry
Wednesday
16
Oct
2015
Altmusic presents Richard Dawson (UK) w/ Pumice, Motte

Altmusic presents Richard Dawson (UK) w/ Pumice, Motte

Wunderbar

Altmusic is proud to announce Richard Dawson (UK) touring New Zealand throughout October 2015! English singer and guitarist Richard Dawson is a skewed ...

Friday
20
Oct
2015
Decknology – Heat 3

Decknology – Heat 3

Dux Live

Decknology is the South Islands premiere DJ competition. This fierce battle at the decks was designed to provide all DJs and Producers experience and exposure ...

Free Entry
Tuesday
21
Oct
2015
Decknology – Heat 4

Decknology – Heat 4

Dux Live

Decknology is the South Islands premiere DJ competition. This fierce battle at the decks was designed to provide all DJs and Producers experience and exposure ...

Free Entry
Wednesday
28
Oct
2015
Hetty Kate & James Sherlock [AUS]

Hetty Kate & James Sherlock [AUS]

Orange Studios

*TWO NIGHTS* Celebrating the New Zealand release of Hetty Kate’s ABC Jazz release, ‘Dim All The Lights’ – an exploration of the music of Peggy Lee, June Christy

Wednesday
28
Oct
2015
Decknology – Semi’s

Decknology – Semi’s

Dux Live

Decknology is the South Islands premiere DJ competition. This fierce battle at the decks was designed to provide all DJs and Producers experience and exposure ...

Free Entry
Wednesday
29
Oct
2015
Hetty Kate & James Sherlock [ AUS]

Hetty Kate & James Sherlock [ AUS]

Orange Studios

*TWO NIGHTS* Celebrating the New Zealand release of Hetty Kate’s ABC Jazz release, ‘Dim All The Lights’ – an exploration of the music of Peggy Lee, June Christy

Thursday
30
Oct
2015
Decknology – Semi’s

Decknology – Semi’s

Dux Live

Decknology is the South Islands premiere DJ competition. This fierce battle at the decks was designed to provide all DJs and Producers experience and exposure ...

Free Entry
Friday
05
Nov
2015
Mel Parsons wth Julia Deans

Mel Parsons wth Julia Deans

Isaac Theatre Royal

2015 Silver Scroll finalist and Fly My Pretties star Mel Parsons will embark on a 5 date tour of some of New Zealand’s most beautiful and iconic theatres, ...

Thursday
12
Nov
2015
Decknology FINAL

Decknology FINAL

Dux Live

Decknology is the South Islands premiere DJ competition. This fierce battle at the decks was designed to provide all DJs and Producers experience and exposure ...

Thursday
04
Dec
2015
Andy Riley (UK) Inland Knights

Andy Riley (UK) Inland Knights

Dragons Den Social Lounge

Deep & Disco house exponent DJ Andy Riley (AKA Inland Knights) makes a welcome return to ChCh.

Friday