Christchurch earthquake

  1. New Zealand's Vbase Downsizing Following Earthquakes

    June 21, 2011 2:17 PM EDT One of New Zealand's biggest venue management companies has had to drastically slash its headcount as a result of the devastating Feb. 22 earthquakes which rocked the country's second city Christchurch. Local firm Vbase has confirmed a d ...

  2. Foo Fighters To Play Benefit Gigs For Australian Floods, New Zealand Earthquake

    March 16, 2011 12:55 PM EDT The Foo Fighters are putting their shoulders into the cleanup efforts in the wake of the two major natural disasters that have hit Australia and New Zealand in recent months. On Wednesday the group confirmed they will play a pair of shows to raise ...

  3. Queens of the Stone Age Cancel New Zealand Concerts Following Earthquake

    February 22, 2011 10:48 AM EST Queens of the Stone Age have postponed one date and canceled another following Tuesday's deadly earthquake which struck the New Zealand city of Christchurch. The American alternative rock group played in Auckland on Monday night and were slat ...

  4. Metallica's New Zealand Shows Set To Go Ahead

    September 06, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Metallica's two sold-out shows next month in Christchurch should go ahead despite the earthquakes which struck New Zealand's second-biggest city over the weekend. The American heavy rock outfit is booked to play Sept. 21 and 22 at Christ ...