Auckland Jazz Orchestra -  Bloom album release
Jun
30
8:00 pm20:00

Auckland Jazz Orchestra - Bloom album release

  • Kenneth Myers Centre

Join the Auckland Jazz Orchestra as we release our second album, Bloom, Friday 30 June, in the original recording venue at Kenneth Myers Centre. 

Bloom is nine original works from NZ composers, all past & present members of the band. The album features guest soloist Roger Manins, who will be joining us on the performance. 

  • A special discounted price of $15 gets you admission, and a copy of the CD.
  • Free entry for unwaged and students. 

CASH DOOR SALES, or tickets online from Eventfinder.
https://www.eventfinda.co.nz/2017/auckland-jazz-orchestra-bloom-cd-release/auckland

Doors open from 7.30pm, with light refreshments. 

See you there!

Ijebu Pleasure Club
Jul
8
9:00 pm21:00

Ijebu Pleasure Club

  • The Nightingale

Warm yourself up from your dancing feet. Every second Saturday through winter, from 9pm. Free. 

Auckland Jazz Orchestra w Caitlin Smith
Aug
5
7:30 pm19:30

Auckland Jazz Orchestra w Caitlin Smith

  • Uxbridge Creative Centre

The Auckland Jazz Orchestra proudly showcases new and original arrangements and compositions written by talented New Zealanders. This 17-piece jazz ensemble is packed to the brim with musical mastery! Featuring the fabulous vocals of Caitlin Smith, a songstress renowned in both the jazz and pop worlds for her impeccable control and the emotional depth, the AJO presents fresh re-inventions of the Great American Songbook plus a clutch of fabulous originals.

$29 Admission
$32 Table seating
$15 Students

Ijebu Pleasure Club
Aug
5
9:00 pm21:00

Ijebu Pleasure Club

  • The Nightingale

Warm yourself up from your dancing feet. Every second Saturday through winter, from 9pm. Free. 


Ijebu Pleasure Club
Jun
24
9:00 pm21:00

Ijebu Pleasure Club

  • The Nightingale

Warm yourself up from your dancing feet. Every second Saturday through winter, from 9pm. Free. 

Lost Vegas :: Superhero Second Line & BZZLE
Jun
23
Jun 24

Lost Vegas :: Superhero Second Line & BZZLE

  • Cassette Nine

Lost Vegas is happy as anything to welcome back Superhero Second Line for another absolute frother of a gig. If you're unaware of what to expect, think slammin' New Orleans second line jams slashed out by actual superheros* ♥

Joining them on the night is the multi-talented funk/jam loopster BZZLE ♥ 
+ DJ sets from the illustrious Marjorie Sinclair and Sally Lun himself ♥

$10 on the door

May
6
3:30 pm15:30

Ijebu Pleasure Club Paradox Street Art Festival - Tauranga

  • Tauranga Waterfront

Enjoy an autumnal dip at the new tidal stairs, or join in Tauranga’s 1st Official Bomb Competition off the new pier. Warm up with street food, listen to live music and watch some dragon boating. 

Tauranga Art Gallery and The Strand and Wharf Street restaurants will be open too. Come and celebrate everything Paradox and the Tauranga waterfront has to offer at this free, family-friendly event. 

What's on:
1st Official Tauranga Bomb Competition (Registrations for the bomb comp are closed now.)
Street Food Trucks
Live Music with Josh Pow and Ijebu Pleasure Club 
Guided Wall Walks
Face painting
Paint your own tag or stencil your own triangle
Launch of the Hunt the Paradox Triangle Competition

For more details and events, see www.taurangastreetartfestival.nz/programme

Caitlin Lucy Smith & Ben McNicoll
Nov
27
1:30 pm13:30

Caitlin Lucy Smith & Ben McNicoll

  • Hallertau Biergarten & Restaurant

Song poet Caitlin Lucy Smith is joined by Ben McNicoll for an afternoon in Hallertau's Biergarten. 

Caitlin Lucy Smith - vocals, Fender Rhodes electric piano
Ben McNicoll - tenor, soprano & alto saxes, and bass clarinet

FREE. Table bookings recommended. 

Spammerz at The Golden Dawn
Nov
20
6:00 pm18:00

Spammerz at The Golden Dawn

  • Golden Dawn

Born and raised in the briar patch, [SPAMMERZ?] throw themselves back onto the smallest, bestest stage in Auckland for a spot in The Golden Dawn's Sunday Jazz series. 

Organic groove, and literate pop songs from the pen of Dan Sperber, with:

Dan Sperber - guitar/vox
Alan Brown - organ / BV
Jason Orme - drums
Ben McNicoll - tenor & sprano saxes, bass clarinet, BV

Free entry

Ijebu Pleasure Club
Aug
25
8:30 pm20:30

Ijebu Pleasure Club

  • The Golden Dawn

Ijebu Pleasure Club return to their birth place The Golden Dawn for the last of their last Thursday of the month gigs. 

Free entry.