Theia’s (Nicole Thomas & Paula Yeoman) new single, ‘Bad Idea’ is released today - delivering a powerful and poignant message. It’s emotive and honest; at times raw and hard-hitting. But ultimately it is a song of strength and hope.
Jed Parsons (Mel Parsons) has today released his highly-anticipated debut album, MIDNIGHT FEAST, which he’s taking to the masses this month with an Album Release Tour. Tender and delicate in places; raucous and rollicking in others, MIDNIGHT FEAST is a 10-track indie-pop gem.
Independent Music New Zealand (IMNZ) is excited to announce the highly anticipated return of the annual GOING GLOBAL MUSIC SUMMIT, a two day boutique conference once again taking place at the renowned Roundhead Studios in Auckland.
Wallace Arts Trust is proud to present Catherine Tunks live in the Ballroom at the Historic Pah Homestead, Auckland, this Sunday July 15th. The Genre-defying songwriter and songstress will fill the Pah’s galleries with live music during Matariki fused with influences of alt-country, jazz, soul and blues.
This Top 20 list was chosen from over 200 entries by a judging panel of 9 fellow songwriters, who have each made wonderful contributions to the NZ music community themselves. A special congratulations to our MMF artists whose songs are on this prestigious list.... Seth Haapu (Ani Merito), Louis Baker (Cushla Aston), Rob Ruha (Cilla Ruha), Tami Neilson, Marlon Williams (Alastair Burns), Julia Deans, and Lisa Crawley.
Helen Corry (Fenella Stratton) returns with a soaring love song, ‘The Power’ - a brutal and beautiful; honest and dreamy song about being loved by someone. “A love so big, that it makes you feel strong and powerful - like you have a secret weapon, and like you might actually be able to survive it all,” explains Corry.
New Zealand musician and poet Callum Gentleman has released his first material since moving to America. “Cigarettes” is a stripped back folk inspired track that Callum wrote as a tribute to nights spent with his father.