Art & Entertainment | Book Reviews | Education | Entertainment Video | Health | Lifestyle | Sport | Sport Video | Search

 


Shihad Line Up Complete

Shihad Line Up Complete


Cairo Knife Fight take coveted Wellington support slot for upcoming Shihad album shows.

Cairo Knife Fight is the dangerous twosome Nick Gaffaney, a man who has drummed his way around the place for many of our leading songwriters, and Aaron Tokona, the founder and front man of iconic rock group Weta. Spitting on the rock band rule book, it’s the drummer stepping out of the shadows to lead. One loop station, a synth and a couple of guitar amps can generate massive noise in the right hands. www.myspace.com/cairoknifefight

In the Christchurch and Auckland slots is The Heavy Metal Ninjas. They are a heavy instrumental band fresh to the scene, but some members should be very familiar to their fans. The Heavy Metal Ninjas are Richie Allan on lead guitar, Minor 5th (Stu Kora) on rhythm and backing solo guitar, Joe Brownless on drums, Fran Kora on bass guitar and Quasar (Laughton Kora) on Rhythm/stunt guitar and keys. They describe their sound as heavy gut-wrenching riffs, fast guitar, with angelic orchestrated melodies.
www.reverbnation.com/richieallan

SHIHAD’s series of two-night performances in Christchurch, Wellington and Auckland are about to kick off. These are going to be legendary shows – do not miss it!
Shihad albums' tracklistings:
Killjoy (1995)
You Again (LIVE VIDEO CLICK HERE) , Gimme Gimme, The Call, Envy, Deb's Night Out, Bitter, For What You Burn, Silvercup, Get Up
The General Electric (1999)
Intro, My Mind's Sedate(LIVE VIDEO CLICK HERE), The General Electric, Wait and See, Pacifier, Thin White Line, Only Time, Just Like Everybody Else, Sport and Religion, Spacing, The Metal Song, Life in Cars, Brightest Star


THURS 29th JULY: KILLJOY support by The Heavy Metal Ninjas
FRI 30th JULY: THE GENERAL ELECTRIC support by The Heavy Metal Ninjas
THE BEDFORD, CHRISTCHURCH

SAT 31st JULY: KILLJOY support by Cairo Knife Fight
THURS 5th AUGUST: THE GENERAL ELECTRIC support by Cairo Knife Fight
SAN FRAN BATHHOUSE, WELLINGTON

FRI 6th AUGUST: KILLJOY support by The Heavy Metal Ninjas
SAT 7th AUGUST: THE GENERAL ELECTRIC support by The Heavy Metal Ninjas
THE POWERSTATION, AUCKLAND

TICKETS ON SALE NOW FROM
TICKETMASTER AND REAL GROOVY RECORDS

www.shihad.com • www.myspace.com/shihad • www.muchmoremusic.co.nz

For media enquiries please contact Lisa Paris at The Label +64 274 318 459 lisa@thelabel.co.nz
***Ends***
THE LABEL, LISA PARIS, lisa@thelabel.co.nz, 0274 318 459


You are being sent newsletters and press releases as you’re recognised as part of New Zealand media who have an interest in what’s going on in the music world. If you do not wish to receive any of the newsletters / media releases for music related activities then please simply reply email with “there is no music in my life” in the subject line.

Thank you for your understanding and support.

© Scoop Media

 
 
 
 
 
Culture Headlines | Health Headlines | Education Headlines

 

Culture: Pukeahu Park ANZAC Day Commemoration 2015

Pukeahu Park ANZAC Day Commemoration 2015 Images from New Zealand Defence Force Click for big version A bugler plays The Last Post Click for big version A View from the top of the Carillion Click for big version Faces old and young Click for big ... More>>

Television: MediaWorks Announces Dancing With The Stars Hosts

MediaWorks and BBC Worldwide ANZ are delighted to announce host Dominic Bowden alongside co-host Sharyn Casey for the hit series Dancing with the Stars. More>>

Art: World Premiere Of In Pursuit Of Venus [infected]

World Premiere of in Pursuit of Venus [infected] opens this Saturday at Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki More>>

Fashion: The 11th ID International Emerging Designer Winner Announced

Emerging Kiwi fashion designer Steve Hall has taken out the top prize at the 11th annual iD International Emerging Designer Awards held at the Town Hall in Dunedin, New Zealand. More>>

Review: Singin’ In The Rain

Singin’ in the Rain , the wet and wonderful musical production all the way from London’s West End, officially opened at St. James Theatre in Wellington. More>>

Francis Cook: Gallipoli: The Scale Of Our War – First Look

Te Papa today allowed media access to their new exhibition Gallipoli: The Scale of Our War . The exhibition was curated with help from Weta Workshop to deliver an immersive, realistic and even disorienting experience. More>>

ALSO:

Bats Theatre: Letters From The Front Brings ANZAC Letters Alive

Inspired by centenary commemorations, improv troupe Best on Tap is producing a show based on real-life letters sent to and from New Zealand soldiers in the First World War. More>>

ALSO:

Get More From Scoop

 
 

LATEST HEADLINES

 
 
 
 
Culture
Search Scoop  
 
 
Powered by Vodafone
NZ independent news