Find out more about music in Ōtautahi Christchurch. Christchurch is a city with a strong tradition of live music and performance. Our music timeline uncovers Christchurch’s musical history.
QUIZ: New Zealand Music Month
May is New Zealand Music Month. Let’s test your knowledge of the Ōtautahi music scene back in the day.
Music in Pictures
In our collection, we have Christchurch rock music posters from the 1980s.
- Music photos on Flickr
- Music photos on the Discovery Wall
How to find out about local gigs and events
- Local music information in The Press.
- Under the Radar Christchurch gig guide.
- Eventfinda gigs and concerts in Christchurch and Canterbury.
- RDU Gig Guide.
Christchurch music venues include: