The Kings Arms

An Auckland institution: live music venue, heritage pub, affordable eatery

The Kings Arms is a bar, an authentic rock music venue, an affordable eatery and an unpretentious no fuss pub experience with a sun-drenched beer garden smack bang in the centre of town.

Quiz Night
Feb
21
7:00 pm19:00

Quiz Night

In the Front Bar. Register from 7pm.
Bar tabs and bragging rights to be won! The kitchen is open for dinner, so come in early to get your order in before the specials run out.

Kick off is at 7.30pm, with your host Brendan.

Quiz Night
Feb
28
7:00 pm19:00

Quiz Night

In the Front Bar. Register from 7pm.
Bar tabs and bragging rights to be won! The kitchen is open for dinner, so come in early to get your order in before the specials run out.

Kick off is at 7.30pm, with your host Brendan.

Under Groove
Mar
3
7:30 pm19:30

Under Groove

Under Groove

Marina Bloom & Moving Stuff

The Kings Arms All-Star Blues Band, featuring:
Mark Foster - Vocals/Harp
Jason Slade - Bass
Mike Beck - Drums
Bruce "Magic" Madden - Keys
"Stray Falcon" Adam Renata - Guitar


Doors open 7.30pm, $10 entry

www.undergroove.rocks

Quiz Night
Mar
7
7:30 pm19:30

Quiz Night

In the Front Bar. Register from 7pm.
Bar tabs and bragging rights to be won! The kitchen is open for dinner, so come in early to get your order in before the specials run out.

Kick off is at 7.30pm, with your host Brendan.

Mar
9
8:00 pm20:00

I Am Giant - "Dead Flower" single release party

To celebrate the release of the new single and video, I Am Giant are throwing a Single Release Party in Auckland on March 9th at the Kings Arm. The band will be performing a range of new songs as well as their hits.

Shelton Woolright says ‘We have been working hard on the new album and can’t wait to perform some of the new songs for our NZ fans in March’.

Tickets from nztix.co.nz

 

Quiz Night
Mar
14
7:30 pm19:30

Quiz Night

In the Front Bar. Register from 7pm.
Bar tabs and bragging rights to be won! The kitchen is open for dinner, so come in early to get your order in before the specials run out.

Kick off is at 7.30pm, with your host Brendan.

Mar
17
8:00 pm20:00

Coridian and guests

What better way to celebrate St Paddy's Day than with four noisy diverse rock bands!

Featuring:
Coridian
Alternative/Progressive Noise
https://www.facebook.com/ChuckNorrisNZ/

Quinn The Human
Two parts Jurassic Park, three parts Sylvester Stallone (Pre Balboa, with energy to burn)
https://www.facebook.com/Quinnthehumanband/

Checaine
Melodic/Progressive Hard Rock band from Hamilton. 
https://www.facebook.com/Checaine-215904811774493/

States
Nu Core from all over the globe
https://www.facebook.com/statesnz/

Doors: 8pm
First Band: 8:30pm
$10 Door Sales, Merch Available

80's X presents: 80's Rewind
Mar
18
8:00 pm20:00

80's X presents: 80's Rewind

80sX Presents 80's REWIND:

 

80sX take the greatest new wave, new romantic and synth pop hits and recreate the magic and sounds of the 80's with brilliant musicianship and high energy vocals..

Delivering chart-toppers from the decade that brought you big hair, big phones and incredible songs. 80sX play smash hits from bands like Duran Duran, Frankie Goes to Hollywood, Madonna, Eurythmics and many more...

Get set to re-live the 1980's but without all the embarrassing stuff. All the fun you can handle in one night...80sX.

Tickets: https://www.dashtickets.co.nz/event/307vfyzgm

Quiz Night
Mar
21
7:30 pm19:30

Quiz Night

In the Front Bar. Register from 7pm.
Bar tabs and bragging rights to be won! The kitchen is open for dinner, so come in early to get your order in before the specials run out.

Kick off is at 7.30pm, with your host Brendan.

Quiz Night
Mar
28
7:30 pm19:30

Quiz Night

In the Front Bar. Register from 7pm.
Bar tabs and bragging rights to be won! The kitchen is open for dinner, so come in early to get your order in before the specials run out.

Kick off is at 7.30pm, with your host Brendan.

Windhand & Cough
Apr
1
8:00 pm20:00

Windhand & Cough

LIFE IS NOISE is excited to announce that two powerhouses of American doom metal—Windhand and their spiritual kin Cough—will be heading to our shores in 2017.

These label-mates from Virginia will be melting minds at select venues throughout Australia and New Zealand as part of a massive doom double-header in March and April.

Tickets from lifeisnoise.com, Oztix, and undertheradar.co.nz for NZ shows.

Support bands are Bloodnut, and Greenfog.

Quiz Night
Apr
4
7:30 pm19:30

Quiz Night

In the Front Bar. Register from 7pm.
Bar tabs and bragging rights to be won! The kitchen is open for dinner, so come in early to get your order in before the specials run out.

Kick off is at 7.30pm, with your host Brendan.

Quiz Night
Apr
11
7:30 pm19:30

Quiz Night

In the Front Bar. Register from 7pm.
Bar tabs and bragging rights to be won! The kitchen is open for dinner, so come in early to get your order in before the specials run out.

Kick off is at 7.30pm, with your host Brendan.

Quiz Night
Apr
18
7:30 pm19:30

Quiz Night

In the Front Bar. Register from 7pm.
Bar tabs and bragging rights to be won! The kitchen is open for dinner, so come in early to get your order in before the specials run out.

Kick off is at 7.30pm, with your host Brendan.

Quiz Night
Apr
25
7:30 pm19:30

Quiz Night

In the Front Bar. Register from 7pm.
Bar tabs and bragging rights to be won! The kitchen is open for dinner, so come in early to get your order in before the specials run out.

Kick off is at 7.30pm, with your host Brendan.


Feb
17
8:00 pm20:00

Rock the K.A

ROCK THE K.A returns at the Kings Arms.

Friday 17th February, showcasing some of NZ's best up and coming live bands playing this legendary stage.

Featuring:

- ANIMALHEAD
(https://www.facebook.com/animalheadnz/)
- CARVED FROM FLAMES
(https://www.facebook.com/CarvedFromFlames/)
- ELLERY DAINES TRIO
(https://www.facebook.com/ElleryDainesTrio/)
- FALLSTATE
(https://www.facebook.com/fallstateofficial/)
- INTO THE NIGHTMARE
(https://www.facebook.com/NZNightmare/)
- RIOT CARCASS
(https://riotcarcass.bandcamp.com/releases)
- SAINTS OF TABOO

And more bands to be announced soon

Only $10 on the door

If your band is keen to play, email admin@battleofthebands.co.nz

Neurosis
Feb
15
8:00 pm20:00

Neurosis

Last year marked 30 years of Neurosis. From their beginnings as a hardcore punk outfit, the Oakland, California natives have spent more than three decades at the forefront of heavy music—their sound influencing big underground names like High On Fire, Yob and Mastodon.

Tickets from Undertheradar.co.nz, RPM and Slow (WTN) and Flying Out (AKL).

Quiz Night
Feb
14
7:00 pm19:00

Quiz Night

In the Front Bar. Register from 7pm.
Bar tabs and bragging rights to be won! The kitchen is open for dinner, so come in early to get your order in before the specials run out.

Kick off is at 7.30pm, with your host Brendan.

Quiz Night
Feb
7
7:00 pm19:00

Quiz Night

In the Front Bar. Register from 7pm.
Bar tabs and bragging rights to be won! The kitchen is open for dinner, so come in early to get your order in before the specials run out.

Kick off is at 7.30pm, with your host Brendan.

Punky Reggae Party
Feb
5
Feb 6

Punky Reggae Party

Punky Reggae Party is BACK after a six year hiatus!
Brought to you live and direct from the Kings Arms, bringing you Rebel Music at its finest.. 3pm 'til late. $10 Before 6pm, $20 After.

Featuring:

City Newton Bombers
Surrey Boudit
Scumbeat

With:
Jafa Mafia Sound, Toby Jafa, Kwenton Jafa, Dubhead, Tommy Flowers, Leodub, DJ Lise, Selecto & Selectress

Jason McIver Collective
Feb
3
8:00 pm20:00

Jason McIver Collective

The Jason McIver Collective are returning to The Kings Arms with Auckland locals Miss Peach & The Travelling Bones and Mice on Stilts (Solo)
This will be a night of eclectic stylings and whimsical story tellings, mixing the upbeat with the down trodden.
Doors at 8pm ~ $10 door sales

Check out the band pages ~
The Jason McIver Collective
www.facebook.com/jasonmciver.singersongwriter

Miss Peach and The Travelling Bones
https://www.facebook.com/misspeachandthebones

Mice on Stilts (Solo)
https://www.facebook.com/miceonstilts/

Badtown
Jan
20
8:00 pm20:00

Badtown

with Murderchord, Master Blaster and guests

 

$10 Doors from 8pm

Letlive
Jan
18
8:00 pm20:00

Letlive

Los Angeles punk rockers letlive. announce that they will wrap up their Australasian tour with a long-awaited New Zealand show at Auckland’s Kings Arms.

Following the release of their fourth studio album If I’m The Devil in June, the band will undertake extensive American and European tours throughout the second half of 2016 before bringing their unforgettable live show down under to kick off the new year.

Tickets $44.50 from ticketmaster.co.nz

For complete tour and ticketing details, visit: livenation.co.nz.

Kings Arms Quiz returns
Jan
17
7:00 pm19:00

Kings Arms Quiz returns

The Quiz is back!

In the Front Bar. Register from 7pm.
Bar tabs and bragging rights to be won! The kitchen is open for dinner, so come in early to get your order in before the specials run out.

Kick off is at 7.30pm, with your host Brendan.

My Baby (Amsterdam)
Jan
13
8:00 pm20:00

My Baby (Amsterdam)

With Soloman Cole Band.

Psychedelic Blues-Trance trio MY BABY are set to return to New Zealand for their fourth consecutive tour Down Under in 2017.

Based in Amsterdam, the dutch/ kiwi band are swiftly making a name for themselves as one of Europe's best up and coming live acts with performances on major festivals such as Glastonbury (UK), Sziget (Hu), Lowlands (NL), Exit (Srb) and many others.

$15 Pre-sale tickets from UTR.co.nz

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Dec
26
12:00 pm12:00

Boxing Day

Front bar is open today, for coverage of the Boxing Day Races.

Come on down, put a bet on, and enjoy a beer.

Quiz Night
Dec
20
7:00 pm19:00

Quiz Night

In the Front Bar. Register from 7pm.
Bar tabs and bragging rights to be won! The kitchen is open for dinner, so come in early to get your order in before the specials run out.

Kick off is at 7.30pm, with your host Brendan.

Merry Christmas Quizzsters!
This is the final quiz for 2016. We expect quiz night to resume on 17th January.

BOOKINGS WILL BE ESSENTIAL !

Peaches - Second Show Added!
Dec
19
Dec 20

Peaches - Second Show Added!

That's right!
After already adding a second Wellington show to her upcoming New Zealand tour, transgressive American artist Peaches has now added another Auckland date. The newly announced show will be the fourth and final show from Peaches while she's on these shores for what looks set to be a sell-out tour.

Tickets from Nonstoptix

 

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