August 17, 2020

Summer Thieves @ Tuning Fork, August 1st

Aotearoa may be within the depths of winter, but the homegrown talent of Summer Thieves brought a wave of heat to Auckland’s Turning Fork. Tucked away […]
March 8, 2020

Party in the Spark

Last Wednesday night, AUSA held their annual O-Week concert at the new home of Spark Arena. Leaving behind Albert Park –  and the free Nandos vouchers […]
October 15, 2019

Listen In

On Friday 4th October, Mt Smart Stadium played host to the second Auckland iteration of Listen In – an offshoot of the Listen Out festival that […]
June 5, 2019

Spiceworld – 2019 Tour

Now firstly I must confess that I really love the spice girls. Even though Geri Horner-fucking-Halliwell left the band well before I was even born,  I […]
May 15, 2019

Billie Eilish – Live!

The night Billie Eilish was set to perform at Spark Arena, my friend and I decided to hit up Ticketmaster to see if there was any […]
May 15, 2019

A Bowie Celebration – The David Bowie Alumni Tour

It was not just the band, but the audience too last Saturday who were David Bowie alumni: the (majority sexagenarian) crowd would likely have been the […]
May 6, 2019

Snarky Puppy @ The Powerstation

Touring their latest studio album, Immigrance, Snarky Puppy took the audience on a journey that relished in the intersection of jazz, funk and R&B instrumental music. […]
April 9, 2019

Flight of the Conchords: Live in London

The Hiphopopotamus and Rhymenoceros have dusted off their acoustics and travelled to London, scoffing every complimentary muffin they find.  Since their hit HBO TV series (2007- […]
March 25, 2019

Red Hot Chili Peppers

The Red Hot Chili Peppers made their triumphant return to NZ after six years. With their distinct funk-punk-rock style, these old chunks of coal rocked Spark […]