US singer's bid for Australian visa fails, throwing his New Zealand tour in doubt.
Washington-bred alt rockers Death Cab for Cutie began recording in a basement, eight albums on and they're still tugging on heart strings, this time with better equipment.
The singer's hotly-anticipated 25 is officially a record-breaker here at home.
After smashing records with her brand new album, Adele has announced her first tour in four years.
Controversial reggae star Beenie Man has been dumped from Raggamuffin for his homophobia. His only New Zealand interview to promote the gig was with stuff.co.nz, when he said he had changed.
The grunge god can still "effortlessly" fill a two hour set.
Thousands took a lashing as Fleetwood Mac played on through the beginnings of a storm - and we smiled about it.