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


The Offspring Add Billy Talent & Villainy To Auckland Show!

The Offspring Add Billy Talent & Villainy To Auckland Show!

If you were excited by The Offspring’s first NZ gig in ages then you can double the adrenalin as the band announce’s the full line-up with a bill that’s totally unique to New Zealand!

Canadian punk rockers Billy Talent and NZ up & comers Villainy will join The Offspring at Vector Arena on Wednesday 27 February making it the it the best rock bill of Summer!

Billy Talent who come from Mississauga Ontario are touring on the back of their 5th studio album Dead Silence and are well known in NZ for their tracks Red Flag, Devil In A Midnight Mass, Devil On My Shoulder, Rusted From The Rain and more recently Surprise Surprise and Stand Up & Run.

Villainy who have stormed the rock airwaves with Alligator Skin, The Answer & Gather Yourselves are very much locals on the rise and they round out the night which is shaping up to be a ripper!

So there you have it - it’s loaded, ready and waiting!

Tickets are available from Ticketmaster 0800 111 999

An all ages and licensed event

The Offspring_2013 NZ Tour.pdf


© Scoop Media

Culture Headlines | Health Headlines | Education Headlines


Scoop Review Of Books: Worldly And Unworldly

"Being Magdalene" by Fleur Beale The situations shown in this youth novel are shocking, scary, and very moving as we experience Magdalene’s struggle to be a perfect girl as defined by the cruel and unreasonable leader of “The Children of the Faith”, as she moves reluctantly into young womanhood. More>>

Whistle Stop: Netball NZ To Implement New INF Rules

Netball New Zealand (NNZ) will implement the new Official Rules of Netball, as set down by the International Netball Federation (INF), from January 1, 2016. Key changes include the elimination of whistle following a goal, amendments to injury time and changes to setting a penalty. More>>


Scoop Review Of Books: Waiata Aroha

Vaughan Rapatahana on Chappy by Patricia Grace: With this eminently readable novel Patricia Grace returns to the full-length fiction stage after a hiatus of ten years. More>>

'Ithaca' At Q Theatre: Introducing NZ's World Class Cirque Troupe

NZ’s very own cirque troupe is set to become a household name with the premier of its adaptation of Homer’s Odyssey having secured a key season in Auckland. More>>

Music Awards: The Tuis Are Broody This Year

Topping off a sensationally eventful year both at home and internationally, Nelson born brother-sister duo Broods has taken home four Tuis from this year’s 50th annual Vodafone New Zealand Music Awards. More>>


Sport: Richie McCaw Retires From Rugby

Richie McCaw has today confirmed he is hanging up his boots and retiring from professional rugby. The 34-year-old All Blacks captain and most capped All Black of all time has drawn the curtain on his stunning international career which started in Dublin 14 years ago, almost to the day, and ended in London last month when he hoisted the Webb Ellis Cup aloft for the second time. More>>


John McBeth: On Jonah Lomu

For many New Zealanders, the enormity of Jonah Lomu's reputation will have come as a surprise... His deeds were watched and enthused over by movie stars and musicians, politicians and superstars from other codes. He reached into the lives and homes of millions and mixed with famous people most New Zealanders would only have read about. More>>


Get More From Scoop



Search Scoop  
Powered by Vodafone
NZ independent news