Category Archives: international

The Restarts (Uk) First ever NZ + OZ Tour!

The Restarts are a tight, three piece, multi-genre punk outfit based in East London. Formed in 1995 they play thrashy, anarcho, power chord punk laced with Ska breaks and pogo inducing basslines, earning them a loyal following of punk lovers of all ages. The Restarts have been hammering their way through the squats of Europe and DIY house shows across North America with reckless abandon.
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Live Review : EARTH WIND & FIRE at Asia Expo, Hong Kong – 24 September 2016

Review and photos by Pete Coates
EARTH WIND & FIRE at Asia Expo, Hong Kong - 24 September 2016 Photographer: Peter Coates

This was the first visit to Hong Kong ever by the any incarnation of Earth Wind & Fire in their 47 year history, made all the more poignant coming only a few months after the death of founding member Maurice White in February this year.
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Ufomammut and Monolord Australian/New Zealand Tour – October 2016 *Suports Announced*

It is with great pleasure that LIFE IS NOISE can announce the handpicked local support acts for the upcoming Ufomammut and Monolord double headliner tour through New Zealand and Australia this October.
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BAD MANNERS announce 40th Anniversary Australian + New Zealand Tour 2016

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THIS IS SKA! And damned great fun too!

To celebrate 40 years on stages all over the world, BAD MANNERS are embarking on their most extensive run of Australian and New Zealand shows ever thanks to & Six Kiwi shows and ten Aussie gigs will give every dancehall fan the night of their life.
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Owen Rabbit – New Single ‘Weeds’ + Tour Dates

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Following on from a breakthrough 2015 via undeniable singles ‘Holy Holy’ and ‘Denny’s’, Melbourne-based producer, Owen Rabbit, has announced tour dates and returned with new single ‘Weeds’ – pushing the envelope with another brilliantly crafted cut that solidifies the multi-instrumentalist as one of the most exciting artists currently producing DIY experimental-electronica.
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Secret Sounds Group Presents : Splendour In The Grass + Falls Festival at SXSW 2016 Day Party

Two of Australia’s favourite festivals have joined forces again this year to host one of the most epic party line-ups on the SXSW calendar! Splendour In The Grass and The Falls Festival are laying out a smorgasbord of excellent tunes to get your South By pumping.
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DALLAS FRASCA heading to Europe on tour with THE BELLRAYS

Photographer: Lachlan Douglas
Dallas Frasca has long been held synonymous with “touring” and 2016 is shaping up to be another full on year for the rock trio. Set to jet off to Europe shortly on their sixth international tour, they’ll join The BellRays on a 23-date run across the continent in May, taking in France, Switzerland, Italy and Germany.
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