Homegrown a sell out

Fans listen to Benny Tipene at 2014 Homegrown music festival at Wellington's waterfront.

All 17,000 tickets to Homegrown sell out a week before the Wellington festival.

Hoodie Allen enters chart

LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 25:  Ed Sheeran performs on stage during the BRIT Awards 2015 at The O2 Arena on February 25, 2015 in London, England.  (Photo by Gareth Cattermole/Getty Images)

American rapper Hoodie Allen's track All About It, featuring Ed Sheeran, is the highest new entrant on the NZ singles chart this week.

Mary Poppins goes death metal video

YouTube Andy Rehfeldt has made a death metal version of Mary Poppins.

It seems Mary Poppins has joined forces with the dark overload in this death metal version of classic Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious.

Man injured at Six60 gig

Students watch from rooftops as Six60 performs in the backyard of 660 Castle St in Dunedin.

A man suffered head injuries after trying to climb a roof to see the Dunedin band perform a surprise backyard gig.

Anastacia cancels NZ tour


American pop singer Anastacia has cancelled her New Zealand shows in Christchurch and Auckland in April with the tour promoter citing ‘‘logistical reasons’’.

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STAGE BY THE SEA: Spore Festival at Tapapakanga Regional Park

There are so many different types of people all mixed together at Auckland's Splore Festival that it's hard to imagine it working as one cohesive colourful party - but it does.

No earthquake, but Foo Fighters still rock

REVIEW: The last time Foo Fighters played Auckland they caused a minor earthquake - such was the extent of how hard they rocked.

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