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Interviews

18/07/2017

Kaylee Bell: Building up a Country Storm

Performing with industry heavyweights and songwriting with some of Nashville’s finest has helped South Island singer/songwriter, Kaylee Bell, take a slice of Kiwi country to the world. But Bell is far from satisfied with ...

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Features

25/08/2016

So Laid Back Country China: Calmly Armed

Separately frustrated with the strictures of the different variations of country music that their respective bands had hitched their wagons to, Wellington musicians Michael Keane and Harriett Ferry found a shared desire to ...

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Interviews

12/07/2019

Villainy: The Light Of Day

It’s a great name for a rock band and Villainy have done it proud in terms of success and errm, sticking-togetherness. This July, the Auckland four-piece will see the release of their third album in a nearing decade-long ...

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Interviews

08/07/2019

Sophie Mashlan: Courting Disaster

Fast emerging folk talent Sophie Mashlan released her debut album, ‘Perfect Disaster’, in April. Displaying a confidence that belies her delicate voice and slight build, the teenaged Auckland singer/songwriter has dogmatically ...

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On Foreign Soil

02/07/2019

On Foreign Soil: Jack Panther

At the beginning of May, Wellingtonian Jack Anderson aka Jack Panther independently released his debut EP 'Retrospect', digitally and on cassette. The first single of the EP, Heartbreakers was premiered at Happy Mag last ...

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NEWS (47)

News

31/05/2019

2019 NZ Country Music Awards

It was a 'wildfire' heartwarming case of local-girl-does-good at the announcement of winners of the 2019 NZ Country Music Awards, held as part of the annual Gold Guitar Awards, in Gore on May 30. Jenny Mitchell received ...

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Opportunities

30/05/2019

International Country Music Industry Exchange With Nashville

The Country Music Association (USA) invites those interested in pursuing a career in the country music industry to apply for the 2020 Rob Potts International Exchange programme.  The four-week industry-focused programme ...

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News

03/05/2019

2019 Country Music Awards Finalists

The 2019 Country Music Awards finalists include some of the country's finest releases of the last year, the album and song categories both dominated by female artists whose music readily straddles radio-defined genre boundaries.  Finalists ...

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Opportunities

15/01/2019

Jazz, Kids & Country – 2019 Music Award Nominations Time!

The 2019 Music Awards season got started with a bang on January 14 – the Best NZ Jazz, Children's and Country Music Awards all simultaneously opening for nominations! Follow the links below for more information on the individual ...

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News

01/06/2018

2018 Country Music Tui Goes To Reb Fountain 

The last night of NZ Music Month saw country music being celebrated in the genre’s heartland with the NZ Country Music Awards staged in Gore. The three finalists for the Best Country Music Artist Tui for 2018 incredibly ...

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MUSIC (120)

Tui Mamaki

Fly EP

17/05/2019

Bad Timing

Might As Well Be Cabbage

06/05/2019

Delaney Davidson and Barry Saunders

Word Gets Around

04/05/2019

The Vazey Collective

TVC

08/04/2019

Krissy Jackson

Have Fiddle Will Travel

26/03/2019

Fables

Portraits EP

11/02/2019

Mel Parsons

Glass Heart

16/01/2019

Hamish Kilgour

Finklestein

07/12/2018

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LESSONS (23)

Deep Thinking

27/07/2016

Deep Thinking: Some Country Slap Blues

In this issue we are going to take some of the techniques from last issue’s Deep Thinking column and turn them into a country slap blues 12-bar pattern. Imagine you are in a bluesy-styled band that has a bit of country ...

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Lessons

03/05/2019

Rob Joass’ Six Tips For A Happy Career

With over 25 years on the NZ music scene under his belt and a three-time NZ Music Awards finalist, Wellingtonian Rob Joass has experienced a thing or two. His music bio is very lengthy. He writes compulsively, tours incessantly, ...

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Lessons

31/10/2018

NZM Is 30 Years To The Good! #2 – Sound Check

The second published New Zealand Musician issue (with an orange-suited Dave Dobbyn gracing the cover in recognition of the release of his ‘Loyal’ album) was published back in October 1988 – 30 years ago! Aside from ...

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Lessons

19/09/2018

Staying Healthy As A Working Musician

Tattletale Saints’ bass player and singer Vanessa McGowan has previously provided NZM readers with insightful lessons and tips on working with session musicians and being a ‘badass’ backing vocalist. In this article, ...

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Legal Advice

02/07/2018

Legal Bandwidth: Adding Up A Manager

Successful music artists will tell you that the management team you choose will make or break you in this business. Your manager is the strategic and business brains of your outfit. They work as an organiser, influencer and ...

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DIRECTORIES (4)

Music Video Directors

20/09/2017

Josh Wallace

Trading as: Storyworks Email: info@storyworks.co.nz Ph: 021 204 5757 Web: storyworks.co.nz Facebook: facebook.com/StoryworksNZ Instagram: instagram.com/storyworks_nz Twitter: @StoryWorks_NZ Role description: ...

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Music Video Directors

20/09/2017

Holly Wallace

Trading as: Storyworks Email: info@storyworks.co.nz Ph: 021 204 5757 Web: storyworks.co.nz Facebook: facebook.com/StoryworksNZ Instagram: instagram.com/storyworks_nz Twitter: @StoryWorks_NZ Role description: ...

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Studios

23/11/2016

Orange Studios

1063C Ferry Rd, Ferrymead, Christchurch PO Box 19907, Woolston, Christchurch 8241 Ph: (03) 365 7974 Email: kris@orangestudios.co.nz Fb: www.facebook.com/orangestudioltd Website: www.orangestudios.co.nz Director / Producer: ...

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Directories

06/07/2016

Stebbing Recording Centre Ltd

108 – 114 Jervois Road, Herne Bay, Auckland 1011 Ph: (09) 376 2426 or 0800 506 116 Fax: (09) 378 1537 Email: info@stebbing.co.nz Website: www.stebbing.co.nz Fb: facebook.co.nz/stebbingrecording Overview: Stebbing ...

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EVENTS (16)

Live Reviews

14/02/2019

Live Review: Same Name Confusion in Wellington, Feb 8, 2019

Sharing a joint bill promoting both bands’ debut EPs, local Welly lads Same Name Confusion and Dunedin’s latest export, Lacuna, decided to bring their maiden tour of the country to the beloved confines of San Fran. With ...

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Event Guide

12/10/2018

Otium – Late Night Hype Tour 2018

Celebrating the release of their singles With You and For You, Whangarei funk-soul-jazz five-piece Otium will be hitting the roads of the North Island over the next few weeks. Since their establishment in 2014, Otium ...

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Photo Galleries

30/05/2018

#MusiciansOfAotearoa 2018

A few more days left to spot #MusiciansOfAotearoa 2018 on a street near you. Photographer Hayley Theyers' portraits were showcased successfully countrywide by the ever-supportive Phantom Billstickers for the first ...

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Event Guide

16/05/2018

Music Month Summit 2018

The official Music Month Summit 2018 is tackling some of the issues the music industry has been facing up to over the last year. The summit features a stellar line up of music industry professionals and speakers, who will ...

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Event Guide

08/05/2018

NZM & SAE Present: 20 Bands In 2 Hours 2018

20 Bands In 2 Hours 2018 will take place on May 18 at Galatos in Auckland. 20 acts, one song each. Tickets are available here. The idea to fill an entire radio show with live music originated as a crazy student radio folly. ...

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