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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

01/05/2019

Industry Types: Andrew Manning (Lyn McAllister Music)

In what can appear as a glamorous industry, where musicians, publicists and big label bosses garner a lot of the attention, often it is the somewhat overlooked aspects of the music industry that appear more interesting. Lyn ...

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Interviews

20/02/2019

Industry Types: Publicist Anna Loveys

In this social media age musicians have never been closer to their fans. Still, behind many artists there is an industrious publicist helping them to connect with potential fans via placements across a variety of media platforms. ...

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Interviews

08/01/2019

Industry Types: Music Journalists Sarah Gooding & Nick Fulton

With the rise of blogging, social media, and streaming, as well as increasingly more cuts in staff at news media outlets, music journalism is in a precarious position, you could argue. In spite of this uncertain future, freelance ...

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28/11/2018

Industry Types: Anthony Healey (APRA)

The Australasian Performing Right Association (APRA) is a copyright collective representing Australian and New Zealand composers, lyricists, and music publishers. Sam Smith spoke with NZ's head of APRA, Anthony Healey, ...

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News

20/05/2019

2019 Best Jazz Artist and Composition Awards Finalists Announced

Specialist independent label Rattle Records are already celebrating a win in the 2019 NZ Music Awards season – but are just not sure who it will be that picks up the 2019 NZ Jazz Awards Tui. This year's three finalists ...

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30/08/2018

2018 APRA Silver Scroll Awards: Everything You Need To Know

As of this morning, we know all finalists for the 2018 APRA Silver Scroll Award, Maioha Award, SOUNZ Contemporary Award, APRA Best Original Music In A Series and APRA Best Original Music In A Feature Film. The music of the ...

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12/07/2018

2018 Silver Scroll Award – The Top 20

APRA has announced the top 20 finalists for the 2018 Silver Scroll Award. The annual award recognises outstanding songwriting, as voted for by fellow Kiwi composers and songwriters. The semi-finalists (list and Spotify ...

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14/12/2017

2018 Best Folk Artist Finalists

Recorded Music has announced Reb Fountain, Albi & The Wolves and Candice Milner as finalists for the 2018 Best Folk Artist Tui. They will be celebrated at the Auckland Folk Festival 2018 on January 28 where the award ...

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24/04/2017

Final Bi-Monthly Issue Of NZ Musician

After close to 30 years of publication NZ Musician Magazine has today released its final bi-monthly issue. Rather than continue publishing as a regular print title NZ Musician will henceforth be a digital entity, offering ...

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MUSIC (4)

Miniatures

Jessamines

22/12/2017

P.H.F.

9mm

06/04/2017

BLACK RIVER DRIVE

Quicksand

15/11/2016

Mark de Clive Lowe

Church

09/07/2014

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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

09/05/2019

Finding Your Voice: I Wanna Take You Higher

One of the most prevalent myths about singing is that singing high is difficult. As a consequence, we develop fears and dysfunctions around this that make singing high difficult. I'd like to debunk this myth and allow you ...

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Deep Thinking

11/04/2019

Deep Thinking: Purple Haze

Hi Everyone, this issue’s challenge is to play some Jimi Hendrix. I have transcribed the introduction to Purple Haze as Hendrix played it on a Strat but added a bass trick that will probably annoy your guitarist! For ...

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Finding Your Voice

30/01/2019

Finding Your Voice: Finding The Alternative

In the latest incarnation of A Star Is Born, we are presented with the tropes of self-destructive, addicted and tortured singer/songwriter (Jackson, played by Bradley Cooper) and up-and-coming, manipulated and manufactured ...

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Deep Thinking

25/10/2018

Deep Thinking: Sidney Carton’s Steps

This Deep Thinking piece is a solo bass tune with a nod in the direction of Charles Dickens (a ‘nod’ being the important word…). I would like to say it is a ‘far, far’ harder piece than the last piece we looked ...

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