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John Ussher & Dan Veitch

Fri
22
Feb
2019

Venue: Bootleg BBQ

Price: free

John and Dan specialise in delivering the highest quality House, Funk, Disco, Soul, Hip Hop and everything in-between. As well as hosting Hauswerk on...

Dungeons & Comedians: Crawl of the Wild

Fri
22
Feb
2019

Venue: Orange Studios

Price: $15 - $20

After a long rest, Dungeons & Comedians is back and better than ever. Dungeon Master Brendon Bennetts will lead our comedic adventurers out into the...

Neil MacLeod and Witches

Fri
22
Feb
2019

Venue: darkroom

Price: $10

Neil MacLeod is pleased to announce an intimate solo show at the Darkroom on February 22nd in his hometown of Christchurch. This stripped back...

The Shambles ~ For The Last Time ~ Nz Tour – Christchurch

Fri
22
Feb
2019

Venue: Blue Smoke

Price: $29

Early birds @ $25 GET IN QUICK BEFORE IT'S TOO LATE! GA @ $29 The Shambles are playing their Final Sunset Tour for you all. This is your last...

Notion Touring Presents : Made in Paris (SYD)

Fri
22
Feb
2019

Venue: Winnie Bagoes City

Price: $15 - $25

Notion Touring is proud to present: Made In Paris (Sydney) We are stoked to be continuing this epic summer with one of our personal favourites, Made...

Electric Avenue Music Festival 2019

Sat
23
Feb
2019

Venue: Hagley Park

Price: $119

Electric Avenue Music Festival is back for 2019! Join more than 26 artists in Christchurch's Hagley Park across three massive stages. This one is not...

Ecstatic Dance with DJ Trillion

Sat
23
Feb
2019

Venue: Opawa Community Church Hall

Price: $15

What is Ecstatic Dance? It's like a dance club... but without the shoes, phones, spectators, booze, smoke or drugs... it's a guaranteed evening of...

Lydia Cole in Christchurch

Sat
23
Feb
2019

Venue: Lyttelton Records

Price: $25

Lydia Cole has been living in Berlin since the release of her album The Lay of the Land in 2017. In this time she has performed in 9 countries...

Francisca Griffin & the Bus Shelter Boys with The Teasers

Sat
23
Feb
2019

Venue: Space Academy

Price: $15

Francisca Griffin (formerly known as Kathy Bull) from legendary Flying Nun outfit Look Blue Go Purple, announces her new album “The Spaces...

Unwind – The Orange Tour: Hayden Chisholm (Christchurch)

Sun
24
Feb
2019

Venue: Orange Studios

Unwind is saxophonist Hayden Chisholm’s New Zealand-based project, and tours annually. The group performs original music that, although flavoured...

ART ABOUT

Wed
27
Feb
2019

Venue: The Christchurch Art Gallery

Price: Free

Join us for a colourful celebration of art in Christchurch and enjoy a #differentnightout exploring the Christchurch art scene and institutions with...

John Prine at Isaac Theatre Royal, Christchurch (Lic. All Ages)

Thu
28
Feb
2019

Venue: Isaac Theatre Royal

Price: $101.5

We're thrilled to announce a tour by one of the USA’s most remarkable songwriters: two time Grammy winner and master storyteller John Prine. Prine...

Melted Ice Cream presents: No Age (LA) at Space Academy

Fri
01
Mar
2019

Venue: Space Academy

Price: $30

100% GOOD, Oldies and Melted Ice Cream are thrilled to announce the first Christchurch appearance of indie-rock heroes NO AGE! Last gracing our...

Ecstatic Dance with DJ JUSSY JUS

Sat
02
Mar
2019

Venue: Opawa Community Church Hall

Price: $15

After a year and 3 months of doing Ecstatic Dance events in the same location we've decided to branch out into other communities. For this we need an...

Simon Kempston (SCT) LIVE AT ORANGE

Sat
02
Mar
2019

Venue: Orange Studios

Price: $15 - $20

Unique talent performing thought-provoking, evocative original songs in a wonderfully intimate setting. His beautifully crafted, folk-tinged...

Lamb & Hayward Masterworks: Phoenix

Sat
02
Mar
2019

Venue: Christchurch Town Hall

Price: $18 - $63

the Christchurch Symphony Orchestra Presents Benjamin Northey – Chief Conductor Michael Houston, Tony Chen Lin – piano Woolston Brass Cree...

French for Rabbits USA tour fundraiser w/ Pickle Darling

Sat
02
Mar
2019

Venue:

Price: $20

Wellington dream-pop band French for Rabbits head overseas in March for their debut USA tour following the international release of their second...

Stef Animal & Les Baxters at Space Academy

Sat
02
Mar
2019

Venue: Space Academy

Price: Free

Stef Animal & Les Baxters at Space Academy! One night only!

Averted Vision Presents Epoch

Sat
02
Mar
2019

Venue: Winnie Bagoes City

Averted Vision presents a one off New Zealand show with Epoch returning home from Melbourne for one weekend only. Local support from Ebb, Texture,...

The Blues Professor

Sun
03
Mar
2019

Venue: Christchurch Blues Foundation at the Halo Bar

Price: $10 - $15

The Christchurch Blues Foundation is excited to announce that the blues act for March will be none other that Christchurch's very own Blues...

Marlon Williams | Town Hall, Christchurch

Sun
03
Mar
2019

Venue:

Price: $75.25

In celebration of his three wins at this year’s VNZMA’s for Album of the Year, Best Solo Artist and Best Video, Marlon Williams has just added...

Milk & Honey Christchurch

Fri
08
Mar
2019

Venue: Blue Smoke

Price: $50

To celebrate International Women’s Day, Friday March 8 2019, over twenty of Aotearoa’s finest female artists are gathering across three cities to...

Ray Shipley: All This Crying Is Making Me Hungry (Christchurch)

Fri
08
Mar
2019

Venue: Orange Studios

Price: $10 - $15

Ray Shipley presents their new show, All This Crying Is Making Me Hungry, for the very first time! All This Crying Is Making Me Hungry is...

This (Sporting)Life

Fri
08
Mar
2019

Venue: darkroom

Price: $10

This Life is both brand new and well established as it builds on the sonic story of some celebrated kiwi music innovation. Formed by two of the...

S.O.S Expo

Sat
09
Mar
2019

Venue: The Old School Te Kura Tawhito

S.O.S Expo - Save our Selves, Stuff, Sanity and Suburb! The purpose of the S.O.S Expo is to empower you, the citizens of the shore suburbs with...

Ecstatic Dance – with AVANI [Oakland, USA]

Sat
09
Mar
2019

Venue: Mt. Pleasant Community Centre Hall

Price: $20

Ecstatic Dance Christchurch is very excited to be hosting DJ Avani on March 9... and you should be excited to be dancing with us! DJ Trillion will...

Ray Shipley: All This Crying Is Making Me Hungry (Christchurch)

Sat
09
Mar
2019

Venue: Orange Studios

Price: $10 - $15

Ray Shipley presents their new show, All This Crying Is Making Me Hungry, for the very first time! All This Crying Is Making Me Hungry is...

You Should Be Dancing

Sat
09
Mar
2019

Venue: Space Academy

Price: $14 - $20

"You Should Be Dancing"​ is a night of Disco Hits from the 70's and 80's and we are very pleased to announce our first nationwide tour. A GREAT BIG...

Kollaps (AU) + guests

Thu
14
Mar
2019

Venue: darkroom

During the past three years Kollaps have risen from humble beginnings in Melbourne, Australia to having now firmly cemented themselves worldwide as a...

Joel Hart – Dopamine

Fri
15
Mar
2019

Venue: Fiksate Studio & Gallery

Price: Free

Fiksate is excited to announce our next exhibition opening: ~~~~ Joel Hart - D O P A M I N E - A Solo Exhibition ~~~~ Joel Hart's artwork is...

Ex-Partner – ParadoxXxing Tour (CHCH)

Fri
15
Mar
2019

Venue: darkroom

Release show for Ex-Partner's first single...

Ben Woods Group with Hob & Richard Dada – Lyttelton Coffee Co.

Fri
15
Mar
2019

Venue: lyttelton coffee company

Price: $10

Ben Woods Group performs at Lyttelton Coffee Company with... The princely lord of lo-fi landfill -- Hob (A.K.A Luke Towart of Wurld Series). Indie...

Clap Clap Riot 10 Year Anniversary Tour CHCH

Sat
16
Mar
2019

Venue: Blue Smoke

Price: $22

Indie rock darlings Clap Clap Riot are pumped to announce their ​10 Year Anniversary Tour​, which will cover top to tail of New Zealand this...

Same Name Confusion @ Space Academy

Sat
16
Mar
2019

Venue: Space Academy

Price: $15

Same Name Confusion return to their birthplace on March 16, 2019 to play the songs from their upcoming debut EP 'In Theory' (Out Jan 11) + deep cuts...

Freaky Meat at Darkroom

Fri
22
Mar
2019

Venue: darkroom

Price: $10

Backyard Tourists are pleased to announce Iconic Wordcore band Freaky Meat at Darkroom with their genre defying blend of jazz rock metal poetry, an...

Post Punk Party!

Sat
23
Mar
2019

Venue: darkroom

Price: $5 - $10

Sanctuary Events present... POST PUNK PARTY A night of post punk music for the masses featuring live band Other Voices performing classic post punk...

Björk: All is Full of Love

Thu
28
Mar
2019

Venue: The Piano: Centre for Music and the Arts

Price: $15 - $49

The Blackbird Ensemble (NZ), New Zealand's most inventive and theatrical chamber orchestra, presents an awe-inspiring homage to the inimitable...

We Will Rock You

Fri
29
Mar
2019

Venue: Isaac Theatre Royal

Price: $2.50 - $65

Imagine a world without rock music. A world under the control of an all-powerful global company and its tyranical boss, the Killer...

Ounce ‘OZ’ LP Release Tour (Chch) with The Psychic 45s & Guest

Fri
29
Mar
2019

Venue: darkroom

Price: $10

Auckland five-piece psych rock outfit Ounce are set to release their debut album 'OZ' on March 1st 2019 through 1:12 Records! To celebrate, we will...

Alien Weaponry | Empire, Christchurch

Fri
29
Mar
2019

Venue: Empire

Price: $30

Eccles Entertainment in association with K2 Agency, are proud to co present Kiwi thrash metal band Alien Weaponry on their first ever Australasian...

The Gift of Music

Sat
30
Mar
2019

Venue: Cardboard Cathedral

Price: $23 - $44

Join Fiona Pears, Graham Wardrop and the incredible New Zealand Army Band in a sensational night of music at the Transitional Cathedral on March 30th...

Toast 2019

Sat
30
Mar
2019

Venue: D4

Tickets on sale, Wednesday 20th February at 5pm, exclusively to My Nightlife followers! A post will be shared linking YOU to a hidden event ticket...

Fostercare Presents: eMOTIONZ II

Sat
30
Mar
2019

Venue: darkroom

Price: $10 - $15

4 years ago, eMOTIONZ dance party brought Christchurch ravers together for what ended up being a very powerful night of euphoria. This March...

WISO – The Waiheke International Soul Orchestra

Sat
30
Mar
2019

Venue: Blue Smoke

Price: $25

ELECTRONIC | SOUL | FUNK | | DRUM N BASS | PERCUSSION COLLECTIVES ON TOUR BUY TICKETS HERE:...

Lawrence Arabia’s Singles Club Album Release Tour, Christchurch

Wed
03
Apr
2019

Venue: Blue Smoke

Price: $34.90

Blue Smoke open: 7pm - Showtime: 8pm New Zealand's "foremost chronicler of 21st Century bourgeois dilemmas," Lawrence Arabia, is back with a tour to...

Déjà vu Easter Sunday Weekend Reunion 2019

Sun
21
Apr
2019

Venue: D4

Price: $20

On Sunday 21st April 2019 Déjà Vu and D4 presents multi genre journey of music: Trance, Hard Trance, Hard House, House and Drum & Bass across 2...

Hugh Cornwell (The Stranglers) Monster New Zealand Tour 2019

Wed
01
May
2019

Venue: The Foundry

Price: $79.90 - $169.90

HUGH CORNWELL MONSTER AUSTRALIAN TOUR 2019 The HITMAN from THE STRANGLERS is BACK ! HUGH CORNWELL wrote the hits, sang the hits and played guitar...