Jack White turned on music bible Rolling Stone and its co-founder and editor during a rant at a show in Boston this week…
US rapper Kanye West is reportedly preparing to hit the studio with New Zealand teen pop star Lorde.
Listen to Salvation , the new album from Bernie Griffen & The Thin Men, streaming all week on nzherald.co.nz.
Good Charlotte twins Joel and Benji Madden have surprised fans by reinventing themselves as summery soul-pop crooners. Joel…
Melodic bass lines were covered by scratchy, squealing guitars last night as Australian singer Courtney Barnett kicked off her international tour, performing to a sold out crowd at the Kings Arms in Auckland.
Westfest has pulled in two major acts for the second year of the fledgling metal festival: Soundgarden and Faith No More.
Last year it was the first major award given to Lorde and co-writer Joel Little for Royals . This year Little's name figures again among the finalists for the New Zealand song of the year award, the APRA Silver Scroll…
There may be no Grammy-winning, multi-platinum selling, global superstar hit in amongst the finalists this year - or not yet, at least.
She may no longer be at the absolute height of her stellar career, but she's still the female artist with the most number one singles in the world.
Splore Festival, which goes from being biannual to annual next year, has announced another handful of artists to add to the bill for its three-day party from February 20 to 22 at Tapapakanga Regional Park.
If any band was threatening to disappear completely up their own bums, it was Alt-J.
Auckland-based Scottish "tribal" musicians hoping to drum in an independent homeland tomorrow claim highland games organisers are shunning them for being too rabble-rousing.
If you're pop royalty, a friendly dictator may pay you 1 million ($1.9 million) to sing at his birthday party. Those further down the scale get to sing for Nando's vouchers.
Uninteresting pop-rock matched with cheesy, tired lyrics.
With so much music codified into genres and artists reluctant to alienate an audience, Pere Ubu remain refreshingly abrasive, marginal and theatrically challenging.
How's this for an impressive array of friends: the girls from Warpaint, Vampire Weekend's chief crooner Ezra Koenig, pop singer Jessie Ware, and trap king AA$P Ferg.
The company behind the National Party's campaign ad music has urgently pulled the track from use after US rapper Eminem alleged it infringed his copyright.
Courtney Barnett is playing her first New Zealand show tonight. Rachel Bache caught up with the Aussie singer.
Legal action against the National Party for using a song by US rap star Eminem was not initiated by the singer, but by one of his publishers, his spokesman says.
Watch this exclusive SHIHAD performance for our Barkers Sundae Session series, featuring the full performance by Shihad…
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