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Planet Key musician crowdfunding for new album

Monday, 10 July 2017, 12:22 pm | Darren Watson

Wellington blues musician Darren Watson is fundraising via crowdfunding site Pledge Me to complete his sixth album. This time it’s going to be an all acoustic affair and Watson says he’s pretty sure there will be nothing the Electoral Commission ... More >>

High Court Finds Electoral Commission Wrong On “Planet Key”

Sunday, 5 April 2015, 2:41 pm | Darren Watson

The High Court has today delivered its judgment on the challenge brought by the makers of the satirical song and video “Planet Key” against the Electoral Commission’s opinion that the song and video were "election advertisements" under the Electoral ... More >>

Controversial Musician Plays Planet Paekakariki

Wednesday, 3 September 2014, 4:57 pm | Darren Watson

New Zealand’s favourite rhythm and blues-man, Darren Watson, can’t wait to return to Paekakariki with his solo show “Darren Watson - One Voice, One Guitar, The Blues” on Saturday 27 September. More >>

Electoral Commission Censors Musician

Saturday, 16 August 2014, 3:04 pm | Darren Watson

Electoral Commission Censors Musician and Undermines Freedom of Speech The Electoral Commission has told Darren Watson, a musician, to stop selling or promoting his satirical song "Planet Key" or he may face prosecution. The song and music video ... More >>

Darren Watson Courts Controversy with New Song

Thursday, 31 July 2014, 11:00 am | Darren Watson

On Monday 4th August Wellington songwriter and guitarist Darren Watson will release his most politicised work to date. 'Planet Key' is a new song with lyrics that come straight from Watson's strong views about New Zealand's current Prime Minister. More >>

Darren Watson Reaches Out For Support via Crowdfunding

Tuesday, 20 May 2014, 11:39 am | Darren Watson

Wellington musician Darren Watson is hoping that crowd-funding will help him complete the production of his new album. He needs $5,000 to finish recording, mixing, mastering, artwork, printing, and manufacturing. More >>

 

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