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NewTracks New Artist

16/10/2019

NewTracks New Artist: Paige

Performing in front of local music fans and international delegates at the recent Going Global Showcase, South Auckland singer/songwriter Paige had to hurry from her own 20-minute slot on one stage to join rapper JessB in ...

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NewTracks New Artist

27/09/2019

NewTracks New Artist: Billie

Cantabrian Billie Leiataua started out with classical operatic singing lessons at a rather young age. Nowadays the 17-year-old's style swings more towards pop and RnB, something that shows through on her debut single, Mind, which ...

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NewTracks New Artist

18/09/2019

NewTracks New Artist: Cody Wave

It's about time to give a shout out to Auckland's Empire Records who seem to have a lot of great new talent coming through right now, including this week's 'new' artist, a stand out from NZ On Air's NewTracks compilation ...

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Observation Posts

22/08/2019

Vox Pops: Music Gadgets We Love

As August's contribution to our ongoing Vox Pops series, NZM asked around for some of your current favourite pieces of musical hardware –gadgets & gear that you couldn't (happily) live without. Here are some of the ...

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NewTracks New Artist

29/05/2019

NewTracks New Artist: Gretel

Making it onto NZ On Air Music's NewTracks compilation with your debut single is no mean feat! Rangitoto College and 2018 Rockquest National Final alumna  Gretel Donnelly has achieved just that with her beautifully flowing ...

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NEWS (14)

News

13/07/2018

Flying Nun Master Tapes Now Safe In Alexander Turnbull Library 

The Alexander Turnbull Library, part of the National Library of New Zealand, has become the safe and secure repository of Flying Nun Records’ collection of master tapes.  The library’s archive of NZ music now includes ...

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News

27/09/2019

2019 NZ Music Awards Finalists

Recorded Music NZ has announced the 2019 NZ Music Awards finalists, with alternative music artists to the fore.  Heading the pack are indie-pop band The Beths, who released their debut album 'Future Me Hates Me' in 2018, ...

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News

06/09/2019

Unsigned Only 2019: All Kiwi Finalists

Waimate's country-pop singer Kaylee Bell comes in second at international songwriting competition Unsigned Only 2019 with her song Keith. Kiwi semi-finalists 2019 Andrew Masseurs: Night After Night in Adult Alternative ...

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News

09/08/2019

2019 Waiata Māori Music Awards Finalists Announced

Finalists for the 2019 Waiata Māori Music Awards have been announced, the Kora brothers-founded group L.A.B. and Wellington band Grove Roots leading the way with four nominations each. Now in its 12th year, the Waiata Māori ...

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Opportunities

25/06/2019

Nominations For The 2019 NZ Music Awards Are Open

Nominations for the 2019 NZ Music Awards are open. T & C can be found here and you can sign up to nominate someone here. Awards are open to NZ artists who have had recordings commercially released between August 1, ...

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MUSIC (16)

Various

Turnbull Mixtape 7

08/05/2019

Hive Mind

Hive Mind

10/10/2019

Tei

The Alone One EP

18/07/2019

Gino October

Expansion EP

25/03/2019

Connan Mockasin

Jassbusters

16/11/2018

Kimbra: Primal Heart

Kimbra: Primal Heart

28/09/2018

JessB

Bloom EP

02/08/2018

Neil Finn

Out Of Silence

05/01/2018

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LESSONS (2)

X-Factory

05/11/2013

X-Factory: Rikki Morris – Nobody Else

When I first heard Nobody Else back in 1988 I assumed that like the Tex Pistol hit, Game of Love, the previous year, it was another '60s classic reworked with Simmons drums and DX-7s. No mere Kiwi could compose such a monumental ...

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X-Factory

03/07/2013

X-Factory: L.A. Mitchell – Lose The Game

L.A. Mitchell has been an in-demand writer and performer for quite some time. She has released two self-produced albums showcasing her love of new soul, jazz and RnB and collaborated on EPs with Isaac Aesili and D:UNK. She’ ...

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EVENTS (4)

Event Guide

21/03/2018

APO Get LEISURE-ly On April 6

Auckland producer super-group LEISURE join forces with the Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra (APO) for a one-off gig at Auckland Town Hall, on Friday April 6. LEISURE’s musical blend of RnB, soul and pop will receive an ...

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Event Guide

19/12/2017

NZM Presents: Omega Levine, Bewyldabeast & The Backchat

Spend the eve of Friday, January 12 with us at your local music spot The Wine Cellar in Auckland with some homegrown music at the next NZM Presents gig. Three acts, all with upbeat, soulful tunes to keep our summer going. Omega ...

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Photo Galleries

09/08/2017

Music Spaces: Tei

Music Spaces is a new series by photographer and journalist Joel Thomas in which he visually explores the creative environment of local musicians. For the first instalment, he met up with indie RnB artist Louise Burling ...

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Photo Galleries

15/05/2017

NZM Presents: 22 Bands In (Just Over) Two Hours

Rock, RnB, indie pop, classic soul, folk and jazz - our 22 Bands gig had a little bit of everything for everyone. Thanks for playing, helping and turning up to see the show, and big thanks to Trevor Villers for taking photos ...

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