The old hits came out as an older, wiser Ben Harper showed Auckland he's still got it.
REVIEW: Mickey Dolenz and Peter Tork had a five-piece touring band to back them up, but they also had the entire audience singing along.
REVIEW: The Christmas concert at Clarence St Theatre was a winner, Sam Edwards reckons.
Twenty years to the day, the band New Zealand claims as its own relive one legendary concert.
REVIEW: The weather was awful, but the evening delightful, Sam Edwards says.
Brit-indie survivors turn the Trump rage into an electric set at the Powerstation.
REVIEW: Despite Ronan Keating's cringeworthy dad dancing, his fans were having the time of their lives at his concert.
A fight at the rapper's show turned it into a Hell of a Night for some rowdy fans. But that didn't stop the beats.
Musician Jordan Luck went back to his roots with a Basement reunion in South Canterbury on Tuesday.
REVIEW: Sam Edwards is impressed by the Messa Da Requiem as performed by Bach Musica NZ and The Hamilton Civic Choir.
REVIEW: Singing the kiwi classics, Maxine and Glad I'm not Kennedy, the trio finish their tour at Christchurch's Cardboard Cathedral.
REVIEW: Canadian prog rockers play to full house at Tuning Fork.
REVIEW: Four of New Zealand's best singers and songwriters combine for The Church Tour in Hamilton.
"The varied tones were perfectly mimicked, right down to the breathiness: if you shut your eyes you would not believe you were listening to strings."
Artists like The Broods and Kimbra once performed on this stage and now these Manurewa teenagers are gearing up to bask in the spotlight.
REVIEW: Opus Orchestra's Connections Series at the Gallagher Academy of Performing Arts.
REVIEW: Postmodern Jukebox's reworking of modern songs into a range of vintage styles such as swing and jazz stirred a sellout crowd to dancing in the aisles.
Opinion: He might look a little shambolic, but Englebert Humperdinck still has the songs, enough of the voice and most importantly the character, the charisma and the charm
REVIEW: Sam Edwards went along to the final in the Waikato International Cello Fest on Sunday.
REVIEW: This was a reminder as to why Henry Rollins is the ultimate symbol of something really quite extraordinary.
Father's day concert with a Celtic twist.
Sam Edwards finds the first note from Santiago Canon Valencia's bow on the cello was perfection.
"Imagine coming all this way to be crap."
REVIEW: Star singer shows Vector Arena she's come a long way from 'Waverly Place'.
This fun album will make you forget about the miserable weather.
REVIEW: But Los Angeles neo-soul band come close in Auckland concert.
REVIEW: Easily able to switch between sobering subjects and snappy send-ups, Macklemore had the crowd eagerly awaiting his next move .
REVIEW: Troye Sivan's Blue Neighbourhood show in Christchurch was "dreamy, hopeful, emotional and genuine".
REVIEW: The Cure bring all the old hits - and a few misses - to their show at Vector Arena.
It's a disconcerting feeling walking across the tarmac to Horncastle Arena for a gig with a half empty parking lot and no line out the door.