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June 2021

Night of Nostalgia

June 2 @ 8:00 pm - 12:00 am

A *ONE NIGHT ONLY* 2000's themed event brought to you by Haven, The Shed and 7e Selects. Come along to enjoy a night of nostalgia while you listen to original Pōneke tunes as well as your favourite bangers that you loved as a kid and you still love now. We've got pop, rock, indie, house...we got it all!! So what are you waiting for??? Buy your tickets while you still can!!!!

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Dead Favours – Riffing and Yelling Tour

June 3 @ 8:00 pm - 1:00 am

Jared Wrennall’s (Steriogram) band DEAD FAVOURS erupted onto the NZ airwaves in 2016 with their chart-topping debut single Dig and they are now celebrating the release of their second album Riffing & Yelling with a nationwide tour. Produced by Six60’s Chris Mac, Riffing & Yelling, will be released in a two-part series. The first part ‘side a’ will release on Friday 21 May and ‘side b’ in Q4 of 2021. After quickly establishing themselves as a household name on the…

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‘The Math’ Album Release with Oh Sweet Nothings & guests

June 6 @ 8:00 pm - 1:00 am

Kia ora team  To celebrate the long-awaited release of our big boii debut album "The Math," on June 6th we are hitting the charmingly grungy stage of Valhalla to perform the album in full. We will be debuting new and scary-to-play songs, never before performed  Sharing the stage with us is the delectable beats and vibes of LOTU, the charming ruckus of Skitz Hydro, and the quirky pop-ish bangers of Floral Shirt. Aw shit ye. This might be the biggest…

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XFMs A.I. Go Go Gig with She and HTH

June 10 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Come and check out XFMs latest live installment for June 2021! - XFMs A.I. Go Go Gig @ Wellington's favourite Viking-themed bar Valhalla Tavern Thursday 10th June featuring none other than XFM New Heavy Alternative along with soaring shoegazers S.H.E. (Spectres Haunting Europe) and arty but edgy rock n roll fiends HOW TO HUMAN, as they utilise an array of the latest rock technologies and super sonic techniques to telekinise you to the plane of highest sentient experience! WOW Three…

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Up and Coming Artist’s Funeral

June 12 @ 7:30 pm - 1:00 am

Drown out the voices in your head with the most chaotic spectrum of lo-fi avante-garde indie-folktronica Valhalla has ever seen and watch the life leave the musicians eyes in real time as they dwell on their futures of bangin' tunes, damp flats and toast for dinner. allswither v Direct Plant Sound Windows 95 Expansion Love Honey Jilter Off Kilter (omitted) Liam Madgwick Doors at 7:30 $5

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BOTB Presents Pop up Gigs

June 24 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

BOTB Entertainment & Valhalla present POP UP GIGS Featuring the Stars of Battle of the Bands VOODOO BLOO, BINGO FIGHTER, PANDORA'S BOX and more bands to be announced soon. If your band is keen to play any POP UP GIGS please message the FB page: https://www.facebook.com/NewZealandbattleofthebands Brought to you by BOTB Entertainment, organisers of the annual Battle of the Bands National Championship. The 2021 event runs September - November. For the past 25 years, the annual Battle of the Bands National…

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Swerve City and Curlys Jewels NZ Tour – Wellington

June 26 @ 7:00 pm - 2:00 am

EARLY START - DOORS AT 7PM! SWERVE CITY and CURLYS JEWELS are joining forces for a co-headline tour of the North Island this winter, along with the help of some of NZ's finest independent rock acts. Having played two capacity hometown shows in the last 6 months, SWERVE CITY are moving to a bigger venue in Auckland (Anthology K RD), and taking their captivating and energetic live show on the road. The new single “Moving Pictures" explores the inner world…

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Mushroom Season

June 30 @ 8:00 pm - 2:00 am

What a way to start a holiday ... its mushroom season, come celebrate. Nug Kitchen (Chahoo Nomads of the Tarantulonic Nebula) are playing a gig. The Fungiz, Grains (live), Skitz Mishun and Birkenthot are also playing a gig. The set times are approximately; the Fungiz 8. 20 - 9 Grains (live) 9. 20 - 10 Nug Kitchen 10. 20 - 11 Skitz Mishun 11.20 - 12 Birkenthot 12.20 -1 If you come to gig you will enjoy it. If you…

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July 2021

Stonehurst Suffering Man Tour

July 2 @ 8:00 pm - 2:00 am

Heavy Psyc Riff-heads Stonehurst embark on their 2021 NZ Tour this June! For the first time in years, Stonehurst come back to Wellington and they're bringing the amazing Prog Rock legends Elidi , with local doomy bois Planet of the Dead ! 2nd July, $20 Door sales from 8pm! Tickets available from your local COSMIC store and online at: Big thanks to CANNA, Waghorn Builders Ltd , Slick Burgers , RDU 98.5 FM , Eagle Brewing NZ , Razor Sharp…

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Pink Composure Presents: Pink Party Part 1

July 7 @ 8:00 pm - 1:00 am

Come and join in the inaugural Pink Composure boogie at the hallowed halls of Valhalla! The first of many Pink Parties to come, we promise a night you’ll never want to be over and one you won’t forget. Featuring the dazzling tunes of Munkhouse, Joel Ruys and the Huia Express and the wonderful Edera!

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Viices Single Release with Sure Boy and Charlie Whack

July 14 @ 8:00 pm

Viices is dropping their new single "Breath" on July 12, so thought they'd better celebrate with a bit of a shindig! Featuring the incredible Charlie Whack and Sure Boy, get on down for a night of great tunes from three of the raddest up-and-coming bands Wellington has to offer. Doors from 8pm, tickets from Under The Radar

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Rose Lubransky / DEE / The Shed

July 21 @ 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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Golddust Presents ~ Meg Theron and guests

July 28 @ 8:00 pm - 1:00 am

wow what's this, another show?? here at Golddust we froth Meg Theron so hard we thought she ought to headline her own show bringing some suave humble fire to the prestigious valhalla stage, get ready to vibe out with a local rising star alongside the iconic dream pop of EDERA, the groovalicious funk bangers of TIN PALACE & the sultry spoken word of DEVON WEBB this is sure to be a night to remember tell your friends, tell your enemies,…

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August 2021

Obon – Secrets of the Sun Album Release

August 18 @ 8:00 pm - 1:00 am

Secrets of the Sun's long awaited album is about to be released and we would love you to celebrate with us on a school night with loud music and pretty lights (courtesy of the incredible Lady Lazer Light)! http://www.ericasklenars.com S E C R E T S . O F . T H E . S U N Secrets of the Sun have charmed with their dark, ethereal melodies and heavy soundscapes. Refusing to be held down to one genre, they…

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The Grease Pit

August 25 @ 7:00 pm - 12:00 am

YOU have been invited to go HUGE in the Grease Pit :)) We at Dave and the Dirty Humans are pleased as punch to present OUR FIRST EVER HOSTED GIG!!! As with all good grease pits, this one's a family affair... Come see us and our magnificent homies: CRYING CLUB SKITZ HYDRO BLACKSAND Doors @ 7pm, $10 entry, and we will dap everyone up on request xx Early bird tix available on Under The Radar for $8 - get em…

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September 2021

Viices, Dave & The Dirty Humans, Ingrid Saker

September 16 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Have we got a fizzer of a Thursday night planned for you! Featuring the indie/punk/still-not-quite-what-genre-we-are Viices, the high energy alt-rockers Dave and the Dirty Humans and a gorgeous solo set from Ingrid Saker. Aiming to kick off music from about 8:30 since it's a school night. $10 cash on the door or nab a ticket from Under the Radar. See ya there!

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Bored Housewives Club: Fingers Crossed Tour

September 29 @ 8:00 pm - 1:00 am

Bedroom punks Bored Housewives Club have been in partial hibernation for awhile due to the general vibe of the world, but we're crossing our fingers and going for a quick party around Te Whanganui-a-Tara and Te Papaioea! Shake off the winter depression and jump into your spring anxieties with us. We'll bring the fuzzy guitar and robes, you bring the good/sad vibes. This year we've played some ruckus sets at festivals Welcome to Nowhere and CubaDupa and have recorded some…

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October 2021

Macho Macho / Sleeping Village / King Fish

October 27 @ 8:00 pm - 1:00 am

Banshee Club is proud to present a very special night at Valhalla this October 27th. Macho Macho, Te Whanganui-A-Tara's favourite alternative quartet return to their original stomping grounds with another exciting live show. Bringing with them friends Sleeping Village, an ensemble unbound by genre, fulfilling your wildest cowboy dreams. And to further sweeten the deal, King Fish, a four piece celebration of colourful & youthful Indie Rock. $10 Tickets available soon from www.undertheradar.co.nz

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November 2021


November 25 @ 8:00 pm - 1:00 am

John Halvorsen of Gordons/Skeptics/Bailterspace with his much anticipated new project Vörsen. Steve Cochrane on drums and Hayden Ellis on bass. Doors at 7pm. $30 tickets on sale from UTR.co.nz https://www.undertheradar.co.nz/ticket/15903/Vrsen.utr

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December 2021


December 2 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

We're back! Let's go Wellington! Orange Light!!! With Aotearoa getting back to normal, we wanna kick off summer with a bang! Come have fun with Skram and some amazing friends December 8th at Valhalla! Dream State Empire kick off the night followed by Pale Lady before Skram rips the stage up for the rest of the night! Tickets are $10.00 at Under The Radar now!

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