This week’s Local Eye’s is from Wellington artists DONBIZZY with ‘SUMMERTIMESHINE’. DONBIZZY is a collaboration by artists Shaebaby and Just.D, who have been making music in the spare room at home. Taken from their dope mixtape titled ‘You Can’t Beat UnderWelly On A Good Day: Summer Pack’ and is the first of 4 tapes by DONBIZZY this year. Summertimeshine is the first […]

British Council in association with Curious present… THE MAN FROM MO’WAX EXCLUSIVE NZ SCREENINGS & AFTERPARTIES! Saturday 8th September at The Roxy Cinema, Wellington Saturday 15th September at Hollywood Avondale, Auckland Not your average night out at the movies… An exclusive Wellington and Auckland cinema screening for NZ fans and new converts of the legendary […]

DILLASTRATE – The Round Trip NZ tour Saturday 25th August at Caroline, Wellington Friday 31st August at Leigh Sawmill Cafe, Leigh Saturday 1st September at Cassette 9, Auckland Friday 21st September in Kaikoura with Katchfire Saturday 22nd September at Output Project, Christchurch   Inspired by the life and works of J Dilla. Dillastrate is a collaborative music project […]

Created at the footstep of Mount Victoria, Groeni wanted to challenge themselves compositionally and sonically with their latest release  ‘Nihx’. The album explores the characteristics of points of conflict between opposing forces. As in the past, and as with many electronic outfits, the music had been written ‘in the box’, so to speak. To counter this technique […]

GZA The Genius Saturday 11th November, The Studio, Auckland Sunday 12th November, San Fran, Wellington Get your GZA tickets now from Ticketmaster or the venue GZA The Genius of  Wu-Tang Clan is returning to New Zealand for two shows in November. The ‘spiritual head’ of the clan, GZA aka The Genius is renowned as one of the world’s top […]

‘Malibu’ is one of the standout tracks taken from Suger EP, the debut release by Wellington-based, Red Bull Music Academy participant K2K. Released on the Margins Label, ‘Malibu’ showcases K2K’s (aka Katherine Anderson) take on melodic house music. Sugar EP is a digital-only release at this stage via Margins‘s Bandcamp, but the quality of all 4 […]

Melodownz is everywhere at the moment, from his feature on Tali’s ‘Powerful’ to his massive tune ‘The Anthem’ with Bailey Wiley. We just had to share with you his brand new release ‘AVONTALES’ an eight track EP. This track ‘One More’ features Israel Starr on the track and also as the producer. To coincide with the […]

Madcap Presents: MARIBOU STATE (Ninja Tune, U.K.) Thursday, April 20th at Cassette Nine, Auckland Friday, April 21st at 2 Plimmer Steps, Wellington Tickets on sale 9am Friday 24th March, from undertheradar.co.nz Despite growing up in the same picturesque village in Hertfordshire, Chris Davids and Liam Ivory aka Maribou State customarily ignored each other at school, […]

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