Emily Fairlight – Golden Dawn December 9, 2017

  With an album recorded in Austin, Texas and just about ready for release, Wellington-based singer/songwriter Emily Fairlight presented a few of those songs to...

Human League & Pseudo Echo – Logan Campbell Centre December 6, 2017

  It was time for another injection of eighties synth-pop as The Human League finally made their first trip to New Zealand, aided and abetted...

King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard – Whammy Bar December 6, 2017

It was a swelteringly hot Wednesday at Whammy Bar last night, the tiny venue packed to capacity with people along to see the first...

Downtown Boys – Whammy Bar December 5, 2017

Right now, the United States of America is being torn apart by ideas of hate, homophobia, racism and sexism. There is one politically motivated...

Sia – Mt Smart Stadium December 5, 2017

The 13th Floor sent Auckland-based singer, songwriter and vocal coach Caitlin Smith off to see Sia last night. Here is her review... To say that...

Spiral Stairs and Big Thief – Tuning Fork December 3, 2017

  It was two shows for the price of one last night at Auckland’s Tuning Fork as former Pavement guitarist Spiral Stairs and up-and-coming Brooklyn...

Aldous Harding – Civic Theatre December 2, 2017

  After touring the world with her groundbreaking second album, Party, Aldous Harding made a triumphant homecoming appearance at Auckland’s Civic Theatre last night…although the...

Harry Styles – Spark Arena December 2, 2017

Last night’s concert at Spark Arena found Harry Styles caught between two paths; that of the tween-pop that made his name in One Direction...

J Cole – Spark Arena December 1, 2017

J Cole is one of mainstream hip hop's brightest stars. Drawing comparisons to Kendrick Lamar, he appeals to his audience through his sensitive engagement...

Marky Ramone – The Studio December 1, 2017

  First we had CJ Ramone, then Richie Ramone. Now finally, the true torchbearer of the Ramones’ legacy, Marky Ramone has come to Auckland. While...