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Jonny Lynch

Fri
20
Oct
2017

Venue: Strange & Co

Live Music

Greg Knowles Trio

Fri
20
Oct
2017

Venue: Orleans

Live Music

Labour Fest at L.L.C.

Fri
20
Oct
2017

Venue: lyttelton coffee company

Price: $15

To celebrate how daaaaam much we all work on October 20th we have organised for you five great New Zealand bands all from out of town for one night...

Getset

Fri
20
Oct
2017

Venue: Strange & Co

DJ

Vapourium Christchurch – Grand Opening Day!

Sat
21
Oct
2017

Venue: Vaporium

Price: Free

Vapourium has landed in Christchurch!13A Riccarton Road next to the Night n DayTo celebrate they cordially invite you to join them on Saturday the...

DC Trio

Sat
21
Oct
2017

Venue: Orleans

Live Music

Rotten Radio fundraiser at Hellfire Club.

Sat
21
Oct
2017

Venue: Hell Fire Club, Lyttelton

Price: $10.0

Legendary underground radio station Rotten Radio 107.7FM Lyttelton celebrate five years of transmitting with a night of balls to the walls rock and...

Live Sessions at Civil & Naval

Sat
21
Oct
2017

Venue: Civil & Naval

Join us for a night of local live music this Saturday!A mixture of electronic acoustic hiphop & melodic dance music with live vocals.Mikki...

Emily Browning Trio

Sat
21
Oct
2017

Venue: Strange & Co

Live Music

Die! Die! Die! Charm. Offensive. Release Tour

Sat
21
Oct
2017

Venue: Blue Smoke

Price: $20

Die! Die! Die! have announced a 5date New Zealand tour to coincide with the emersion of their explosive new album Charm. Offensive. due for worldwide...

Viices, No Broadcast and Tongue Tied at Darkroom

Sat
21
Oct
2017

Venue: darkroom

Viices is on his first NZ tour and hes bringing the party to Christchurch! Hell be taking the stage at darkroom with his live looping set a high...

nacoa

Sat
21
Oct
2017

Venue: Orleans

DJ

Alby

Sat
21
Oct
2017

Venue: Strange & Co

DJ

Mundi

Sun
22
Oct
2017

Venue: Pomeroy’s Old Brewery Inn

Caleb Issacs

Sun
22
Oct
2017

Venue: Strange & Co

Live Music

Daniel Madill at the Sunday Sit Down

Sun
22
Oct
2017

Venue: Blue Smoke

Daniel Madill and his Band W Candice Milner & Tom MaxwellHes been called the best New Zealand songwriter youve never heard of and has shared the...

City Nights – Labour Weekend

Sun
22
Oct
2017

Venue: Dux Central

Price: Free

Its another long weekend so we are heading back to the UPPER DUX Dux Central for the citys premium House party.We know you enjoyed the surround sound...

Now Muzik presents UVB (FRANCE)

Sun
22
Oct
2017

Venue: darkroom

Price: $15 - $20

Now Muzik presents UVB (FR) on October 22nd and with summer in line the night will be held outdoors in the Dark Room smokers alley...Berlinbased...

Guy Buttery Debut NZ Tour – Orange Studios

Wed
25
Oct
2017

Venue: Orange Studios

Price: $30

Guy Buttery is something of a National treasure says South Africas leading newspaper The Mercury. As an internationally recognized musician this...

The Ahern Brothers (AU)

Thu
26
Oct
2017

Venue: Blue Smoke

Price: $15

Following the release of their debut album in June The Ahern Brothers have not slowed down. The talented duo sold out a string of shows across...

Candice Milner with Sophie Mashlan

Thu
26
Oct
2017

Venue: darkroom

Two young folk singers Candice Milner and Sophie Mashlan will be playing on the 26th of October at the Darkroom in ChristchurchCandice Milner 18 is...

Daniel Madill w/ Tacoma Mould @ Hell Fire Club

Fri
27
Oct
2017

Venue: Hell Fire Club, Lyttelton

Price: $10

Hes been called the best New Zealand songwriter youve never heard of and has shared the stage with the likes The Eastern Bill Morris The Tattle Tale...

Graeme James – Wish You Well Tour

Fri
27
Oct
2017

Venue: Blue Smoke

Price: $15

GRAEME JAMES WISH YOU WELL TOURFarewell New Zealand tour announced!Graeme James is back with his raucous footstomping new single Wish You Well...

The Beths ‘Great No One’ Tour // Best Bets // Contradiction

Fri
27
Oct
2017

Venue: darkroom

Christchurch! The Beths are back in town with a new track Great No One dropping on Oct 16th.The song is about bouncing back and forth in the space...

Delaney Davidson

Fri
27
Oct
2017

Venue: Isaac Theatre Royal

Price: $30

Join us at the ITR for a latenight Gloucester Room session cabaret style as Delaney Davidson presents his all new show Magic Lightbox.Remember the...

Nadia Reid at Black Estate Winery, Waipara Valley

Sat
28
Oct
2017

Venue: Black Estate Wines

Price: $30

Nadia Reid will be playing at Black Estate on 28th October. Were massive fans and delighted! Food and wine will be available doors open 730pm for...

Kendall Elise – I Didn’t Stand A Chance Tour

Sat
28
Oct
2017

Venue: Space Academy

Price: $10 - $15

I Didnt Stand A Chance is the title track from Kendall Elises debut EP released in March this year and the follow up to Heart Full Of Dirt one of...

Daniel Madill w/ Sugar Loaf @ New City Hotel

Sat
28
Oct
2017

Venue: New City Hotel

Price: $10

Hes been called the best New Zealand songwriter youve never heard of and has shared the stage with the likes The Eastern Bill Morris The Tattle Tale...

Richie & Rosie (USA) at the Sunday Sit Down

Sun
29
Oct
2017

Venue: Blue Smoke

Upstate New York Musicians Richie Stearns and Rosie Newton live at Blue Smoke this October!Richie and Rosie blend traditional and contemporary sounds...

Decknology 2017 – Semi Final #1

Thu
02
Nov
2017

Venue: Winnie Bagoes City

RDU98.5FM proudly presents Decknology 2017 in association with Rockshop NZ MAINZ (Music and Audio Institute of New Zealand) Serato & Winnie Bagoes...

Sanctuary presents DARK DISCO 6

Fri
03
Nov
2017

Venue: darkroom

Price: Free

Dark Disco 6Dark Dance Music for the Masseswith DJs Regress & 59 to 1playing Minimal Wave Synthpop Dark Electro Goth Rock Coldwave Deathrock...

Roni Size

Fri
03
Nov
2017

Venue: Winnie Bagoes City

Price: $45

Audiology Touring & V Energy NZ are proud to present...Roni Size Newforms Anniversary LiveFriday 3th November10pm til 3amWinnie Bagoes...

Decknology 2017 – Semi Final #2

Thu
09
Nov
2017

Venue: Winnie Bagoes City

RDU98.5FM proudly presents Decknology 2017 in association with Rockshop NZ MAINZ (Music and Audio Institute of New Zealand) Serato & Winnie Bagoes...

PRODIGIES (return)

Fri
10
Nov
2017

Venue: Wunderbar

Price: $20.00

Local Christchurch band from the 80s return with guests Megahertz & DJ87 to play one night at the Wunderbar (Lyttleton).Tickets on sale via Under...

The Wendys, Nervous Jerk and Dogfish – Darkroom – Nov 10

Fri
10
Nov
2017

Venue: darkroom

The Wendys return to darkroom this November with their bollocking garagepunksurf noise. Get yo DoBros and dance!Also playing are RDU 98.5 FM Roundup...

MAINZ Presents…

Sat
11
Nov
2017

Venue: New City Hotel

Price: $6.50

MAINZ presents a showcase of Christchurch & Auckland bands at the New City Hotel on Saturday 11 November.Witness RDU Roundup Winners Nervous Jerk...

CSO: For the Common Man

Sat
11
Nov
2017

Venue: Air Force Museum

Described by composer John Adams as a thrilling ride in a terrific sports carShort Ride in a Fast Machineis a lively and vibrant fanfare for full...

SOLD OUT! Marlon Williams

Sun
12
Nov
2017

Venue: Blue Smoke

SOLD OUT! Marlon Williams

Mon
13
Nov
2017

Venue: Blue Smoke

Show Me Shorts Film Festival: Christchurch

Thu
16
Nov
2017

Venue: Alice Cinematheque

Price: $15

The lineup for 2017 has been unveiled. Theres something for everyone with 55 films from Aotearoa and around the world.Show Me Shorts is Aotearoa New...

Decknology 2017: Grand Final

Thu
16
Nov
2017

Venue: Winnie Bagoes City

RDU98.5FM proudly presents Decknology 2017 in association with Rockshop NZ MAINZ (Music and Audio Institute of New Zealand) Serato & Winnie Bagoes...

Yarnspinner, Shetland, Old Haven – Darkroom

Thu
16
Nov
2017

Venue: darkroom

DarkroomFREE ENTRYDoors 9pmYarnspinner Stonersludgedoom big riffs...SHETLAND Sludge with an equine flairOld Haven Esoteric sludgedoom metal

Fiksate Presents: Face Value Exhibition

Fri
17
Nov
2017

Venue: Fiksate Studio & Gallery

Price: Free

Fiksate Gallery warmly invites you to the opening of our next exhibition Face Value.Face Value is a street art and urban contemporary art exhibition...

Dominic “Tourettes” Hoey and Skyscraper Stan

Fri
17
Nov
2017

Venue: Space Academy

Price: $10 - $15

Poet and novelist Dominic Tourettes Hoey is hitting the road this November to promote his bestselling novel Iceland. Joining him will be Australian...

Spook the Horses album release tour – Christchurch

Fri
17
Nov
2017

Venue: darkroom

Spook the Horses celebrate the release of their third studio album People Used To Live Here out November 10th on Pelagic Records.Performing their new...

Hetty Kate & James Sherlock

Sat
18
Nov
2017

Venue: Orange Studios

Price: $15 - $25

Join us for two nights of beautiful standards from The Great American Songbook as popular Australian jazz duo Hetty Kate and James Sherlock return...

Vallkyrie NZ Tour Christchurch + Elly

Sat
18
Nov
2017

Venue: darkroom

Vallkyrie embark on a nationwide tour this November and yes they are coming to Christchurch! They are also playing with guest artist Elly. Vallkyrie...

Space Dust

Thu
23
Nov
2017

Venue: darkroom

The Andy Gibson Project “Broken Promises” Live Recording

Sat
25
Nov
2017

Venue: Orange Studios

Price: $10 - $15

The Andy Gibson Project seeks to make sense of the puzzle we find ourselves in presenting honest songs around emotional states and psychological...

Aldous Harding

Thu
30
Nov
2017

Venue: Isaac Theatre Royal

Price: $57.40

A force beguiling the world with her spellbinding songwriting (The Guardian) and consistently spectacular live performancesALDOUS HARDINGis...

Sanctuary presents DARK DISCO 7

Fri
01
Dec
2017

Venue: darkroom

Price: Free

Dark Disco 7Dark Dance Music for the Masseswith DJs Regress & 59 to 1playing Minimal Wave Synthpop Dark Electro Goth Rock Coldwave Deathrock...

R&A Warm Up Show 2017

Thu
28
Dec
2017

Venue: Lake Hawea Hotel

Rhythm and Alps WARM UP SHOW 2017SAVE THE DATE Every single year this gig has SOLD OUT. Artists in the past include Chase and Status Netsky RL Grime...

Rhythm and Alps 2017

Fri
29
Dec
2017

Venue: Rhythm and Alps

RHYTHM & ALPS is a music and camping festival that runs over 3 nights from 29th Dec 1st Jan. It is situated in the beautiful Cardrona Valley in...

Fuzen Salmonella Dub 25th anniversary

Sat
13
Jan
2018

Venue: Hagley Park

To celebrate our 25th birthday this coming summer we are pleased to announce the Fuzen Salmonella Dub 25th anniversary shows featuring the return of...

The Great Kiwi Beer Festival 2018

Sat
27
Jan
2018

Venue: Hagley Park

Price: $32.90

Join us to sample 300 craft beers and ciders from a selection of NZs best craft breweries! Plus taste your way around the wares of the best food...

Tuki Festival

Sat
10
Feb
2018

Venue: Glendhu Bay

Price: $112.50

Craft beers Central Otago wines killer music mountain & lake views with a shady forest this oneday twostage festival will be the highlight of...

Nostalgia Festival 2018

Sat
10
Feb
2018

Venue: Ferrymead Heritage Park

Taking place within the 1900s replica township of Ferrymead Heritage Park Nostalgia is an annual music and food festival like no other.More details...