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Interviews

17/02/2022

Hollie Smith: Orchestral Manoeuvres From The Dark

Entering her third decade as an artist, Hollie Smith has reached a stage from where her major label promotions folk happily reference her as ‘one of Aotearoa's most beloved artists‘. Supporting that accolade is a history ...

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On Foreign Soil

11/12/2019

On Foreign Soil: Sam Bartells in Nashville

Born in Hamilton, singer/songwriter Sam Bartells lives in Auckland these days and writes songs with his heart on the sleeve, being remarkably outspoken about past issues with alcohol and substance abuse. A few singles in, ...

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NewTracks New Artist

23/05/2019

NewTracks New Artist: Sam V

Proud Auckland city resident Samuel James Verlinden , aka Sam V, combines elements of classic and contemporary RnB in his latest release Dreamstate. The track was made alongside producer Edy (Edward Liu), and perfectly ...

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Interviews

30/05/2016

Hollie Smith: Nothing To Lose

It’s been a decade since Hollie Smith bounded into the nation’s view with that song about bathing outdoors, and nine years since the release of her debut album ‘Long Player’ – which went on to win her a set of four ...

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Interviews

16/03/2012

Caitlin Smith: In Sight Of The Finishing Line

In her regular NZM column called ‘Finding Your Voice’, celebrated Auckland jazz vocalist Caitlin Smith freely passes on a broad range of tips, both physical and spiritual, invaluable for singers of all ages and stages. ...

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NEWS (15)

News

22/06/2022

2022 Pacific Music Awards Finalists Announced

The finalists for the 2022 Pacific Music Awards have been announced, and leading the finalist nominations are Tomorrow People with four chances to win as Best Pacific Group, Best Pacific Roots/Reggae Artist and Best Pacific ...

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News

14/02/2022

Best Folk Artist 2022 Finalists Announced

Recorded Music NZ has announced the three finalists for the Te Kaipuoro Taketake Toa | Best Folk Artist 2022. They are Miles Calder, Troy Kingi and We Mavericks. Usually presented at the Auckland Folk Festival, the 2022 ...

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News

15/07/2021

2021 Silver Scroll Award Top 20 List Announced

APRA have announced the top 20 songs in line to claim the 2021 Silver Scroll Award and the 2021 Maioha Award top 5 shortlist. The relatively shortlist was chosen from over 250 entries by a judging panel of 10 songwriters ...

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News

02/02/2021

Tattletale Saints Win A Second Folk Tui

US-based Kiwi duo Tattletale Saints won the 2021 Folk Tui on Sunday for their third studio album, 'Dancing Under The Dogwoods'. The award was presented at the Auckland Folk Festival, held over Auckland Anniversary weekend ...

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News

11/11/2020

Inaugural Reo Māori Songhubs Participants Announced

APRA have announced the producers and songwriters who will be taking part in the new Reo Māori SongHubs 2020 programme. The collaborative songwriting wānanga, will bring together experts in music creation and waiata reo ...

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MUSIC (10)

Yasamin Al-Tiay

Songs Over Baghdad

24/02/2021

Miniatures

Jessamines

22/12/2017

Shapeshifter

Rituals

02/09/2021

Womb

Holding A Flame EP

01/09/2021

Estère

Archetypes

12/02/2021

Skyscraper Stan

Golden Boy Vol.I and Vol.II

05/08/2019

Plum Green

Sound Recordings

11/07/2019

P.H.F.

9mm

06/04/2017

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LESSONS (65)

Lessons

16/12/2020

Reaching Out To Media – 40 DOs and DON’Ts

2020 hasn't been kind to many of us, but being locked down together as a nation has given some the rare luxury of time to reflect on what's working and what's not. Here at NZM we get an almost constant barrage of 'press releases' ...

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Lessons

06/07/2016

X-Factory: Disclosure feat. Lorde – Magnets

25-year old Guy Lawrence is surfing a wave of popularity with his 22-year old brother Howard. The U.K. powerhouse EDM duo Disclosure has worked with some big names in pop, from Sam Smith to The Weeknd, to Mary J. Blige. One ...

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Finding Your Voice

08/03/2021

Finding Your Voice: Ways To Rebuild The Voice From Nodules

Dog whimpers and raspberry sirens: Ways to rebuild the voice from nodules. Late in 2019, Cailtin Smith was diagnosed with nodules on her vocal cords. ‘Singer’s nodules’ are calluses in the same place on both cords ...

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Deep Thinking

16/02/2021

Deep Thinking: Black And White Boy… On Bass

As we’ve spent the last few issues doing some tricky stuff more suited to solo bass performances, I thought that this issue’s tune should feature some straight–ahead rock. I’ve chosen one of my favourite Crowded House ...

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Deep Thinking

09/10/2020

Deep Thinking: Alex And His Ragtime Bass

Hi everyone, for this lesson, I have taken the liberty of using a piece that I wrote as a study for my UK students before I came to New Zealand. It is a cross-hand tapping piece that I wrote after the birth of my second son ...

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EVENTS (1)

Live Reviews

30/07/2019

Review: Harper Finn, Ding Dong Lounge, July 25, 2019

Harper Finn celebrated his double single release of Conversations (With The Moon) and Teenage Queen with a sold-out gig at Ding Dong Lounge in Auckland on Thursday, July 25. Postponed for a week due to a last-minute sickness, ...

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