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Latest News

MMF Music Managers Awards Finalists announced
Wednesday 13 May

The MMF New Zealand, Recorded Music New Zealand, Apra, Neuw Denim and the New Zealand Music Commission are proud to announce the finalists for the 2015 Music Managers Awards.

Demystifying Direct-to-Fan Marketing Seminars
Tuesday 05 May

Jessie Scoullar is founding director of Wicksteed Works, a London-based agency specialising in direct-to-fan strategy and management for bands, labels and brands. Hosted by the NZ Music Managers Forum, Jessie is presenting seminars  in Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch, helping to explain the practice of marketing directly to fans.

Introducing Jarryd James
Thursday 23 April

“Warm-hearted”, “easy-going”, “open-minded”, “awesome-sauce”.  Jarryd James (Ashley Page) is double barreled brilliant. People have been forming their opinions, and those opinions have been overwhelmingly positive.

Jakob take out the Taite Music Prize 2015
Wednesday 15 April

The winner of the sixth annual Taite Music Prize 2015 is Jakob (Tom Dalton) for their album ‘Sines’ released on Shoot The Freak.

Don McGlashan 'Lucky Stars'
Wednesday 15 April

Iconic songwriter and musician Don McGlashan (Tom Dalton) doesn’t need much introduction. One of New Zealand’s best known and highly regarded songwriters, McGlashan has penned many a song that more than a few New Zealanders would consider for the soundtrack of their lives.  And April 17th he releases his new album 'Lucky Stars'

Finalists Announced for the 2015 Pacific Music Awards
Monday 13 April

The finalists for the 2015 Vodafone Pacific Music Awards have been announced and it is new talent that is dominating the line-up.  Congratulations to MMF's Tomorrow People (Avina Kelekolio and Tana Tupai) - finalists in Best Pacific Group for 'Again and Again'