Madonna touches down in NZ

Her Madgesty has touched down in Auckland but where exactly the Queen of Pop is remains something of a mystery. The most likely place the superstar is staying after arriving this morning is the Pullman hotel, where many rich and famous visitors stay. The upmarket hotel is the number one suspect among Madonna’s superfans but…

Madonna concert tickets already on TradeMe

Her cheapest tickets sold out in seconds – but some fans have already posted their Madonna tickets on TradeMe. Tickets for Madonna’s two Vector Arena performances in March went on sale at 10am today with the cheapest $99 tickets selling out in seconds. New Zealand fans willing to spend more could still find tickets for…

Fans pumped for Madonna’s NZ debut

Madonna’s Rebel Heart Tour is set for two Auckland shows in March next year though demand could see more dates added. Kiwi Madonna fans are paying thousands of dollars to make sure they don’t miss out on the first, and possibly only, time the Material Girl plays New Zealand. A frenzy is expected at 10am…

Why do we love to hate Madonna?

RICHARD S. HE questions our love/hate relationship with pop’s first lady ahead of Madonna’s first Australian tour in 23 year. Madonna was never a bigger pariah than in 1993, the last time she toured Australia. Her infamous Sex book had just given an enormous middle finger to the prudishness of ‘90s pop culture. Equally pretentious…