Thursday, February 29, 2024

David Gray – ASB Theatre April 9, 2015

It may not have been the funkiest show to come through Auckland recently, or the most rocking, but I’d have to say that David...

George Clinton & Parliament/Funkadelic – Powerstation

With over a dozen funksters sharing the stage with him, George Clinton showed the fans at Auckland’s Powerstation exactly how to Tear The Roof...

Paolo Nutini – Powerstation

Paolo Nutini is on a roll. The Scottish singer with the Italian name has been picking up momentum ever since the release of his...

Dave & Phil Alvin – The Tuning Fork

The more things change, the more they stay the same. Thirty-three years ago Billy Idol was tearing up the pop charts and taking over...

Billy Idol & Cheap Trick – Vector Arena

1980’s hit maker Billy Idol rocked a near-capacity crowd at Auckland’s Vector Arena with more than a little help from American power poppers Cheap...

Gary Clark Jr – Powerstation

Last time Gary Clark Jr played in Auckland he had about 25 minutes to get his message across. This time around, he took almost...

The Waterboys – ASB Theatre

“I was grounded…. While you filled the skies I was dumbfounded by truth… You cut through lies I saw the rain dirty valley….. You saw Brigadoon I...

Michael Franti & Spearhead – Powerstation March 29, 2015

“Best Sunday night ever!” Obviously, Michael Franti is not a Blackcaps fan, but he and his own fans had a rollicking good time at...

Jimmy Cliff – Powerstation

It was nothing short of a two-hour celebration of music, love and life as reggae legend Jimmy Cliff led his 8-piece band and a...

Uriah Heep – The Studio Saturday 28 March 2015

If there are any aspiring music gods in the audience, they’ve come to the right place to get a rock n roll education. The...