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31/05/2021

Miranda Easten: Behind Unbroken Strings

With new acts increasingly needing multiple genre-hyphenations to describe their musical approach, it’s sometimes pleasing ...

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24/05/2021

Miranda Easten: Unbroken By The Years

It was only in May last year that Christchurch’s Miranda Easten released her second single, Only One. Talking about it ...

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10/05/2021

My Song: Miranda Easten – Country Boy

A year ago (already) Miranda Easten created a Spotify playlist for NZM to go along with the NZ Music Month 2020 release ...

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21/12/2020

King Sweeties: Herbs, Spice And Everything Nice

Over a dozen or so years Auckland bassist Cass Mitchell has played with more of our favourite local artists than we’ve ...

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14/07/2020

2020 APRA Silver Scroll Award Top 20 Announced

APRA have revealed the top 20 songs which have been identified as potential finalists for the 2020 Silver Scroll Award. Distilled ...

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15/03/2019

Finn Andrews: One Piece At A Time

Finn Andrews has long been a musician of note with his band The Veils, who have been prowling the alt-rock scene for nearly ...

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12/03/2019

Tiny Ruins: Olympic Girls

It’s been a while since the last Tiny Ruins album, 2014’s ‘Brightly Painted One’, an album where its creator, Hollie ...

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20/08/2018

Carnivorous Plant Society: The New King

Eclecticism is a common trait for artists wanting to stretch their musical boundaries. Known for their mostly instrumental, ...

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