Prong Announce Auckland Show

PRONG-2014-©-Tim-Tronckoe-6-copyPRONG, the US metal trio responsible for one of the Top 100 Metal Riffs ever, with Snap Your Fingers Snap Your Fingers Snap Your Neck, will perform in New Zealand for the first time, this coming November at the Powerstation in Auckland. PRONG are Tommy Victor, Jason Christopher and Art Cruz

ONE SHOW at the Powerstation Sunday 23rd November

Tickets on sale now from Ticketmaster & www.eventticketing.co.nz

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Elbow Announce 2nd Powerstation Show

ElbowDue to overwhelming demand for tickets during the current pre-sale, ELBOW have confirmed a second Auckland show on their New Zealand tour ahead of tickets going on general sale this Friday morning. Elbow will play at Auckland’s Powerstation on Saturday, November 1 and now a second show on Sunday, November 2. Tickets for this new show, as well as tickets for the previously announced show, go on general sale at midday Friday August 1.

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Film Festival Diary – Day Eleven, Twelve & Thirteen (28/07-30/07)

13th Floor’s intrepid viewers – Steve Austin and Clayton Barnett – are currently hunkered down in cinemas around central Auckland enjoying everything the New Zealand International Film Festival has to offer. This is a diary digest of capsule reviews of movies viewed 28th-30th of July: Cold in July, Consuming, Enemy, It Follows, Patema Inverted, Snowpiercer, White God 

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Kenny Rogers Coming To New Zealand

kenny rogers posterPacific Entertainment and Coast in association with Bluehawk Presents are pleased to announce the return of Grammy legend, Country superstar and contemporary music icon, Kenny Rogers in January and February for concerts in Australia and New Zealand, as part of his Through The Years World Tour.

Kenny will traverse Australia before heading to New Zealand in February for two sensational shows at the Christchurch Horncastle Arena on Friday, 13 February and the Hamilton Claudelands Arena on Sunday, 15 February, armed with an impressive list of classic hits and a new album.

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Film Festival Diary – Day Nine & Ten (26/07 & 27/07)

NZIFFlogo13th Floor’s intrepid team – Steve Austin, Clayton Barnett and Veronica McLaughlin – have been hunkered down in cinemas around central Auckland over the weekend, enjoying as much of the New Zealand International Film Festival as they can. This is a daily diary of capsule reviews of movies viewed on 26th & 27th of July.

Click here to read reviews of Borgman, The Boy and the World, Boyhood, Housebound, The Salt of the Earth, The Tale of Princess Kaguya, Watchers of the Sky, When Animals Dream and The Wonders

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MAMIL: Middle-Aged Men In Lycra

Mark Hadlow MAMIL Photo credit ANDREW MALMO 1The thought of watching a middle-aged man in lycra should not put you off going to see MAMIL: Middle-Aged Men In Lycra. Back in the 90s actor Mark Hadlow (AKA Dori from The Hobbit) tapped into our collective unconsciousness with the acclaimed one-man show SNAG.

Click here to read the full review from Kathryn van Beek.

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Film Festival Diary – Day Eight (25/07)

NZIFFlogo13th Floor’s intrepid team – Steve Austin, Clayton Barnett, Marty Duda and Veronica McLaughlin – are currently hunkered down in cinemas around central Auckland enjoying as much of the New Zealand International Film Festival as they can. This is a daily diary of capsule reviews of movies viewed on 25th of July.

Click here to read reviews of Animation Now 2014, Fish & Cat, Maps to the Stars, Venus in Fur and Why Don’t You Play in Hell?

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Film Festival Diary – Day Seven (24/07)

NZIFFlogo13th Floor’s intrepid team – Steve Austin, Clayton Barnett, Marty Duda and Veronica McLaughlin – are currently hunkered down in cinemas around central Auckland enjoying as much of the New Zealand International Film Festival as they can. This is a daily diary of capsule reviews of movies viewed on 24th of July.

Click here to read reviews of The Darkside, First Cousin Once Removed, The Galapagos Affair: Satan Came to Eden, Night Moves, Pulp: a Film About Life Death and Supermarkets and The Reunion

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Film Festival Diary – Day Six (23/07)

NZIFFlogoThe 13th Floor’s Steve Austin has been hunkered down in cinemas around central Auckland enjoying as much of the New Zealand International Film Festival as hecan. This is a daily diary of capsule reviews of movies viewed on 23rd of July.

Click here to read reviews of Frank, Killers, Leviathan, Particle Fever, Ukraine Is Not A Brothel

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Elbow Return To Powerstation

ElbowOne of England’s finest bands, ELBOW will showcase their sublime sound and grace in an intoxicating live performance when they return to New Zealand in November to perform at The Powerstation in Auckland. The tour follows the release of their latest musical masterwork, ‘The Take Off and Landing of Everything’.

THE POWERSTATION         AUCKLAND  SATURDAY NOVEMBER 1

TICKETS ON SALE 10.00am FRIDAY AUGUST 1

My Live Nation pre-sale: begins 11.00am Monday July 28 until 5pm Tuesday July 29

Ticketmaster pre-sale: begins 12.00midday Wednesday July 30 until 5pm Thursday July 31

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