Ric Ocasek of The Cars dies at 75 - Newshub
Ric Ocasek of The Cars dies at 75 NewshubRic Ocasek, lead singer of '70s and '80s new wave band The Cars, has died. NBC reports the 75-year-old, who was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of ...
Posted on 15 September 2019 | 5:57 pm
Havelock North band Arlo Mac on way to
Havelock North band Arlo Mac on way to stardom after winning Smokefreerockquest New Zealand HeraldWelcome to the big time, Arlo Mac. The Havelock North High School band entered Smokefree Rockquest on a whim, and didn't rate themselves a chance of ...
Posted on 15 September 2019 | 4:47 pm
Christchurch schoolgirls considering careers
Christchurch schoolgirls considering careers in music after Rockquest win Stuff.co.nzTwo Christchurch singer songwriters are contemplating careers in music after their win at the Smokefree Rockquest. There's a Tuesday duo Natalie Hutton and ...
Posted on 14 September 2019 | 9:56 pm
Tipene Harmer used to pack down tables at
Tipene Harmer used to pack down tables at the Waiata Māori Music Awards. Now the Flaxmere-born rapper is Best Māori Urban Artist New Zealand HeraldTipene Harmer is no stranger to the Waiata Māori Music Awards. The Flaxmere-born rapper has always helped out - when the glitz and glamour fades, and the ...
Posted on 13 September 2019 | 4:34 am
Ben Harper and The Innocent Criminals coming
Ben Harper and The Innocent Criminals coming to New Plymouth's Bowl of Brooklands in February Stuff.co.nzAmerican singer-songwriter Ben Harper is bringing his eclectic mix of blues, folk, soul, rock and reggae to the country in February.
Posted on 11 September 2019 | 1:00 pm
Bic Runga on finding her voice in te reo
Bic Runga on finding her voice in te reo Māori: ‘It’s invigorated my whole life’ The SpinoffA new version of Bic Runga's classic single 'Sway' is among the tracks on Waiata/Anthems, a compilation of te reo Māori versions of hit New Zealand songs.
Posted on 10 September 2019 | 8:31 pm
Bic Runga releases new version of her hit
Bic Runga releases new version of her hit Sway for Te Wiki o Te Reo Māori TVNZKiwi singer-songwriter Bic Runga is joining many homegrown artists celebrating Te Wiki o Te Reo Māori with a revamped version of her hit song Sway in a new ...
Posted on 8 September 2019 | 3:15 pm
Six60, Bic Runga to perform at Waiata Māori
Six60, Bic Runga to perform at Waiata Māori Music Awards NewshubThey'll be joined by a host of other homegrown talents.
Posted on 5 September 2019 | 12:00 am
More than $160,000 Raised towards New Māia
More than $160,000 Raised towards New Māia Focus Scoop.co.nzPress Release – Maia Health Foundation. One Night, More than $160,000 Raised towards New Mia Focus Mental Health Mia Health Foundations new ...
Posted on 1 September 2019 | 12:00 am
The Estate of Miss Crabb - Scoop.co.nz
The Estate of Miss Crabb Scoop.co.nz(21 August 2019, New Zealand) On Wednesday 4 September, Auckland based auction house Webb's will offer the final Estate of Miss Crabb, as the iconic ...
Posted on 26 August 2019 | 12:00 am
Silver Scrolls 2019: top 5 finalists
Silver Scrolls 2019: top 5 finalists announced RNZFive top-notch Kiwi songs have made the top five for the 2019 APRA Silver Scroll Award, recognising excellence in songwriting. Benee, Elizabeth Stokes of The ...
Posted on 22 August 2019 | 12:00 am
Stand up and be counted: Sons of Zion on te
Stand up and be counted: Sons of Zion on te reo Māori and refusing to be tied down The SpinoffAfter a decade of making music, Sons of Zion are still refusing to settle into a genre. They sit down to talk about the joys of pop music and te reo Māori, and why a ...
Posted on 21 August 2019 | 12:00 am
Taranaki woman learns from one of the best
Taranaki woman learns from one of the best in the business at a three-day workshop Stuff.co.nzA Taranaki musician has gained confidence in her work after spending three days learning and writing with Kiwi singer-songwriter Bic Runga. Karen Clarke, of ...
Posted on 17 July 2019 | 12:00 am
Broods, Benee, The Beths and more: This is
Broods, Benee, The Beths and more: This is the 2019 APRA Silver Scrolls longlist The SpinoffThe 2019 longlist for the prestigious APRA Silver Scroll Awards have just been announced. Here's the full list of 20 finalists, with the songs themselves to listen ...
Posted on 11 July 2019 | 12:00 am
Music festival charged white people double -
Music festival charged white people double - but caved after uproar Stuff.co.nzAmerican rapper Tiny Jag pulled out of a Detroit, USA, music festival that based their ticket prices on skin colour.
Posted on 10 July 2019 | 12:00 am
Tiny Ruins to tour New Zealand following
Tiny Ruins to tour New Zealand following success of Olympic Girls Stuff.co.nz*Fresh* off the festival circuit, the folksters will play regional as well as main centres in September.
Posted on 4 July 2019 | 12:00 am
Bic Runga performs for Simon Barnett and
Bic Runga performs for Simon Barnett and Phil Gifford Newstalk ZBBic Runga has been a star of the New Zealand music industry for over twenty years now, and she is still going strong. Now, Runga will be the first reside.
Posted on 4 July 2019 | 12:00 am
Soundtrack to My Life: Suzanne Lynch - New
Soundtrack to My Life: Suzanne Lynch New Zealand HeraldKiwi legend Suzanne Lynch recalls her favourite songs - and singing for Joni Mitchell.
Posted on 20 June 2019 | 12:00 am
Mal's Music Memory – NZ Music Month –
Mal's Music Memory – NZ Music Month – Last Blast – Sharon O'Neill – Bic Runga What's On InversHi team, here we are on the last day of NZ Music Month. But in saying that, every month should be NZ Music Month and always supported by Little Fire ...
Posted on 31 May 2019 | 12:00 am
NZ music industry mourns Malcolm Black, a
NZ music industry mourns Malcolm Black, a ‘giant’ artist, lawyer and executive The Industry ObserverTributes are pouring in for Malcolm Black, the pioneering New Zealand-born music lawyer, executive, artist and APRA board member who passed away earlier ...
Posted on 30 May 2019 | 12:00 am