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Wunderbar Showcase & Open Mic

Tue
22
Oct
2019

Venue: Wunderbar

EVERY TUESDAY: WUNDERBAR OPEN MIC We love open mic night at the Wunderbar and we're now giving you even more time to play. Open mic will now play...

Shooglenifty Aotearoa Tour Spring 2019

Tue
22
Oct
2019

Venue: Blue Smoke

Price: $45 – $47

Scottish folk fusion stars Shooglenifty will be performing tunes and songs old and new when they head back New Zealand in October. Fresh from a...

MAINZ Christchurch – Open Night

Wed
23
Oct
2019

Venue:

If you're looking for a career in the music and audio industry then come to the MAINZ Christchurch Open Night. Check out our facilities and chat to...

Joan As Police Woman – Christchurch

Thu
24
Oct
2019

Venue: Blue Smoke

US songwriter Joan As Police Woman aka Joan Wasser is touring Aotearoa for the first time ever this coming October, with intimate headline events...

Crypt Kicker 5

Thu
24
Oct
2019

Venue: darkroom

The Crypt Kicker 5 are a one off project featuring members of Adam Hattaway + The Haunters and friends and they are here to help you celebrate the...

Stormforge ‘Madness & Might’ Tour

Fri
25
Oct
2019

Venue: The Club Tavern Christchurch

Price: $10

Described as a “chest-pounding heavy metal juggernaut” (Six Noises) and “New Zealand's answer to DragonForce” (Metal Temple), Stormforge have...

Salad Boys, Transistors, Local Tourist

Fri
25
Oct
2019

Venue: Space Academy

Price: $15

Salad Boys (Christchurch, NZ) head across the ditch this November for a string of dates up Australia's east coast, but not before gearing up with...

A Night of Drum & Bass ft. Maduk, T & Sugah and NCT (Chch)

Fri
25
Oct
2019

Venue: The Slate Room

A Night of Drum & Bass & Audiology presents... _________ MADUK T & Sugah NCT _________ Friday 25th October Slate Room 9pm till...

Pre-Ween

Fri
25
Oct
2019

Venue: darkroom

“I'm a homicidal maniac, they look just like everyone else.” – Wednesday Adams Pikachunes Presents - PRE-WEEN The only way to do...

AFTAERDARK

Sat
26
Oct
2019

Venue: The Common Room Pool Hall

Waxformatsnz is proud to present Afterdark At The Loft above The Common Room Pool Hall - 119 Riccarton Rd we are hosting an intimate cozy night of...

Hunt The Witch – Strange Gods Tour

Sat
26
Oct
2019

Venue: darkroom

Price: $10

Hunt The Witch play their only South Island date and the last date of their Strange Gods tour at the Darkroom in Christchurch. Joined by local...

Tsuki (UK) – CHCH

Sat
26
Oct
2019

Venue: Hide

Price: $20

Cream is proud to present another up & coming gun - TSUKI. Local support to be announced. If you came to our last shows Kanine & K-Motionz you'll...

Reuben Stone | Homebass Tour

Sun
27
Oct
2019

Venue: Blue Smoke

As New Zealand’s representative of street music culture, Reuben plays his well-oiled live-looping show to ravenous crowds. Hand-delivering his...

AC13 The Virus Tour – Christchurch Long Weekend Special

Sun
27
Oct
2019

Venue: The Slate Room

Price: TBC

- GIVEAWAY - 4 x Guestlist spots to the gig $40 Slate Room food and beverage voucer How to enter? Share the event and click 'going' on the event...

Hamish Kilgour- Spring Thing Tour (Christchurch)

Mon
28
Oct
2019

Venue: Space Academy

Price: $20

w Commodore Guitar Club + Psychic Maps $20 entry

Wunderbar Showcase & Open Mic

Tue
29
Oct
2019

Venue: Wunderbar

EVERY TUESDAY: WUNDERBAR OPEN MIC We love open mic night at the Wunderbar and we're now giving you even more time to play. Open mic will now play...

Thursday Halloween Noise Situation

Thu
31
Oct
2019

Venue: darkroom

Price: $5

Thursday Noise Situation in association with darkroom, ART HOLE, and Feral Grace Productions are proud to present a multi-zoned Halloween noise party...

Tombstoned II

Fri
01
Nov
2019

Venue: darkroom

Price: $10

Tombstone Entertainment proudly presents... TOMBSTONED 2! We're back in November to unleash TWO NIGHTS of some of the most epic Death Metal acts...

John Wright & The Sou’ Westers

Fri
01
Nov
2019

Venue: Rangiora Town Hall

Price: $45

New Zealand cricketing great John Wright and The Sou’Westers will play at the Rangiora Town Hall on Friday 1 November 2019 to support the Community...

The Beths – Homecoming Tour

Sat
02
Nov
2019

Venue: Blue Smoke

Price: $30

UTR Presents 2018 was the breakout year for The Beths, beginning with a signing to Carpark Records and Dew Process. Their debut album, Future Me...

The Butlers- The Calenture Tour- Christchurch (R18)

Sat
02
Nov
2019

Venue: The Slate Room

Price: $5 – $10

In addition to being plagued by scurvy and homesickness, Sailors of yore who dared the tropics also had ‘Calenture’ to worry about. When given a...

Wunderbar Showcase & Open Mic

Tue
05
Nov
2019

Venue: Wunderbar

EVERY TUESDAY: WUNDERBAR OPEN MIC We love open mic night at the Wunderbar and we're now giving you even more time to play. Open mic will now play...

Steve Gunn, The Unseen In Between solo tour – Christchurch

Thu
07
Nov
2019

Venue: Blue Smoke

Price: $38

Tickets on sale 9am, Friday Aug 2nd Steve Gunn returns to New Zealand for six shows this November. His first tour since the release of critically...

Avon Dads, PGX and Local Tourist

Thu
07
Nov
2019

Venue: darkroom

Price: $10

Avon Dads https://open.spotify.com/artist/4kJjJOMbyFYvAbvk7OuxfT PGX https://open.spotify.com/artist/59HvgPBR4s2jdYiASu8IgE Local Tourist

Sticky Filth – First Christchurch show in 20 Years!!!

Fri
08
Nov
2019

Venue: The Club Tavern Christchurch

Price: $30

Formed in 1985 in their home town New Plymouth Sticky Filth have stood the test of time and have become an iconic part of the NZ musical landscape....

Greg Copeland and Steve ‘Guitar’ Gilles acoustic Blues duo

Fri
08
Nov
2019

Venue: Blue Smoke

Price: $19 – $25

Greg Copeland is coming back to New Zealand! He's is taking it to the roots with an up close and personal acoustic journey. Greg pays his dues to...

Med School Tour – CHCH

Sat
09
Nov
2019

Venue: Cream

Price: $55.00

Cream Presents Med School NZ Tour 2019 Ngaio Marsh Theatre November 9th 2019 R18+ Event Line-up announcement coming soon. Tickets on-sale...

Wunderbar Showcase & Open Mic

Tue
12
Nov
2019

Venue: Wunderbar

EVERY TUESDAY: WUNDERBAR OPEN MIC We love open mic night at the Wunderbar and we're now giving you even more time to play. Open mic will now play...

Summer Party 2019 (Christchurch show)

Fri
15
Nov
2019

Venue: The Embankment Tavern

Welcome to Summer Party 2019!! (Christchurch show) Featuring - Skinny Hobos (Akl) Captives (Aus) Pieces of Molly Animalhead...

Hermitude | Christchurch

Fri
15
Nov
2019

Venue: Christchurch Town Hall

Price: $59.90

Hermitude are taking their new songs on tour around the world! Aus/NZ friends, sign up https://arep.co/t/Hermitude-AUNZ-2019 to score *exclusive...

Dominic Hoey, Michael Pedersen, Omar Musa – Christchurch

Fri
15
Nov
2019

Venue: Blue Smoke

WORD Christchurch is pleased to announce the return of three of the biggest hits of the 2018 festival. Poets Omar Musa (Australia), Michael...

SACRILEGE – Two Bishop Cult & Saint Peter’s Thursday

Sat
16
Nov
2019

Venue: darkroom

Price: $15

SACRILEGE - A night of riff rituals Gather on this unholy night to witness blood curdling rock from Two Bishop Cult & Saint Peter's Thursday DOUBLE...

Wunderbar Showcase & Open Mic

Tue
19
Nov
2019

Venue: Wunderbar

EVERY TUESDAY: WUNDERBAR OPEN MIC We love open mic night at the Wunderbar and we're now giving you even more time to play. Open mic will now play...

Notion Touring Midweek Special: Solardo & Secondcity (UK)

Wed
20
Nov
2019

Venue: Hide

Notion Touring is pleased to be announcing one of the hottest duos in the house scene Solardo for a mid week special. If that wasn’t enough we have...

Extorted, The Wendys, Zhukov & Gorms

Fri
22
Nov
2019

Venue: Gormukilliodokus

Price: $10

22 November, 9pm, $10 on the door Extorted The Wendys Zhukov Gormukilliodokus +Special guests, Wallowitch & Forgotten Architecture - Artist

Here Comes The Bridle Path

Sat
23
Nov
2019

Venue: Bridle Path Track

Price: $10

Starting at the city side of the Bridle Path, 'Here Comes The Bridle Path' traverses the foot route up the Port Hills for Canterbury's first European...

Club Unique

Sat
23
Nov
2019

Venue: darkroom

CLUB UNIQUE Debut live electronic sets from Keanu Raves / ATNIGHT / MUIREB Plus a peak hour floor workout from our special guest: ...

Wunderbar Showcase & Open Mic

Tue
26
Nov
2019

Venue: Wunderbar

EVERY TUESDAY: WUNDERBAR OPEN MIC We love open mic night at the Wunderbar and we're now giving you even more time to play. Open mic will now play...

Joe Pug | Christchurch

Tue
26
Nov
2019

Venue: Blue Smoke

Price: $45

Singer-songwriter Joe Pug will bring his The Flood In Color tour to New Zealand this November. Joe Pug’s new record “The Flood In Color” is...

Back to the 80s : Retro Music Night

Fri
29
Nov
2019

Venue: A Rolling Stone

Price: $10

We're back yet again after another sold out show and in a new venue! Come along for a night of music from the best decade, the 80s! DJs Regress & 59...

DJ VADIM 20th anniversary tour – Christchurch

Fri
29
Nov
2019

Venue: The Glasshouse

DJ VADIM - '20th Anniversary Tour' In the year 1999 DJ Vadim released his seminal LP - "U.S.S.R. Life from the Other Side” 20 years on we are...

Bad Luck Party Tour // Christchurch, NZ

Wed
04
Dec
2019

Venue: Blue Smoke

Finishing up their whirlwind year, Miss June return from their European and North American escapades for their first show in Christchurch since...

Metallica Tribute by Damage Effect

Fri
06
Dec
2019

Venue: The Club Tavern Christchurch

Price: $20

METALLICA by DAMAGE EFFECT! Damage Effect are back!!! Tombstone Entertainment are once again delivering to you the biggest sounding CLASSIC...

You Should Be Dancing @ Blue Smoke

Fri
06
Dec
2019

Venue: Blue Smoke

Price: $20

You Should Be Dancing is a night of exceedingly danceable Disco Hits. A GREAT BIG DANCING DISCO CELEBRATION! We are excited to announce our final...

Bush Doof

Sat
07
Dec
2019

Venue:

Price: $55 – $80

Boom Candy is proud to present Bush Doof. Calling out to all the entire bass music family! Come and join us at Bush Doof, the epic outdoor gig that...

South Island Wine & Food Festival 2019

Sat
07
Dec
2019

Venue: North Hagley Park

Price: $39.90

The country's premier celebration of the Mainland returns to the incredible Hagley Park, Christchurch on Saturday December 07, 2019. Featuring more...

Wunderbar Showcase & Open Mic

Tue
10
Dec
2019

Venue: Wunderbar

EVERY TUESDAY: WUNDERBAR OPEN MIC We love open mic night at the Wunderbar and we're now giving you even more time to play. Open mic will now play...

The Maes with Holly Arrowsmith | Christchurch

Wed
11
Dec
2019

Venue: Blue Smoke

Multi-award-winning Melbourne contemporary folk outfit, The Maes (formerly The Mae Trio) will cross the ditch this December to play a seven-date tour...

King Parrot NZ Tour – Christchurch

Fri
13
Dec
2019

Venue: Third Eye Music NZ

Price: $30

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...

Earth Tongue – ‘Floating Being’ Release Party Christchurch!

Fri
13
Dec
2019

Venue: darkroom

Wellington psychedelic fuzz duo Earth Tongue are excited to announce their highly anticipated return to New Zealand. This December the duo will play...

The Narcs Unplugged – Lyttelton

Sat
14
Dec
2019

Venue:

Limited Tickets - Only 70! Seated Concert Showcase..EARLYBIRD TICKETS AVAILABLE NOW After sell-out shows in the North, there’s no turning back as...

Wunderbar Showcase & Open Mic

Tue
17
Dec
2019

Venue: Wunderbar

EVERY TUESDAY: WUNDERBAR OPEN MIC We love open mic night at the Wunderbar and we're now giving you even more time to play. Open mic will now play...

NOISIA (DJ Set)| Christchurch

Sat
21
Dec
2019

Venue:

Red Rum Touring & Cream present NOISIA (DJ Set) Christchurch Saturday 21 December Venue to be announced Tickets on sale this Thursday from...

Wunderbar Showcase & Open Mic

Tue
24
Dec
2019

Venue: Wunderbar

EVERY TUESDAY: WUNDERBAR OPEN MIC We love open mic night at the Wunderbar and we're now giving you even more time to play. Open mic will now play...

Rhythm and Alps 2019

Sun
29
Dec
2019

Venue: Rhythm and Alps

Price: $119 – $490

Join us in the journey to the year 2020 at #RA19 🙌 Rhythm and Alps is a 3-day international music festival held in Wanaka, one the most beautiful...

HIDE NYE: Calyx & TeeBee, GLXY, Makoto & MC Fava

Tue
31
Dec
2019

Venue: Hide

Price: $50

Cream, onesevenfour & Hide are pumped to present.. Hide New Years Eve D&B Special. Featuring Calyx & TeeBee GLXY MAKOTO Hosted by MC Fava With a...

Bay Dreams 2020 – Nelson

Sat
04
Jan
2020

Venue: Bay Dreams – South Island

Price: $199

NZ’s biggest festival Bay Dreams returns to Nelson. Tickets > https://tickets.ticketspace.co.nz/event/bay-dreams-south FEATURING... (Bay Dreams...

A Summer’s Day Disco (Christchurch)

Sun
12
Jan
2020

Venue:

Neptune Entertainment & The Breeze presents . . . A SUMMER'S DAY DISCO Featuring: KC AND THE SUNSHINE BAND EARTH WIND AND FIRE EXPERIENCE...

Soundsplash 2020 – Timaru

Fri
17
Jan
2020

Venue: Caroline Bay, Timaru

Price: $179

Soundsplash 2020 locks in some of the biggest names in music for Raglan and Timaru festivals ????? (Another headliner to be announced) Polo G Dylan...

Yawning Man (USA) Christchurch

Sat
18
Jan
2020

Venue: The Club Tavern Christchurch

Price: TBC

Desert Rock pioneers Yawning Man (Official) will finally make a soaring flight to our shores for a long-awaited tour of Australia and New Zealand in...

The Great Kiwi Beer Festival 2020

Sat
25
Jan
2020

Venue: North Hagley Park

Price: $34.90

The Great Kiwi Beer Festival is back for another epic year! Join us sample over 300+ craft beers and ciders from a selection of New Zealand's best...

Fat Freddy’s Drop | Horncastle Hoon

Thu
06
Feb
2020

Venue: Horncastle Arena

Price: $51.40 – $111.40

Unleashing FFD NZ Summer Record Tour. Catch our massive return to Christchurch for a hoon at Horncastle Arena with Special Guests DUB FX, L.A.B.,...

Nostalgia Festival 2020

Sat
15
Feb
2020

Venue: Ferrymead Heritage Park

Price: TBC

A one of a kind summer festival held within the 1900s replica township of Ferrymead Heritage Park. Nestled in the heart of Heathcote Valley,...

Electric Avenue Music Festival 2020

Sat
22
Feb
2020

Venue: North Hagley Park

Price: TBC

💥Electric Avenue IS BACK💥 Saturday 22nd of February 2020 /// LOCK IT IN 🔒 #EA2020 is going to be bigger and better than ever! BRING IT ON...

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...