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Independent Music NZ cancels Going Global Music Summit

Monday, 23 August 2021, 2:08 pm | IMNZ

Upon the return of COVID-19 and alert level 4 restrictions for Aotearoa, IMNZ and the NZ Music Commission have made the decision to cancel this year's Going Global Music Summit, originally to take place in September. Full refunds for ticket-holders ... More >>

Taite Music Prize 2018 nominations are now open

Friday, 12 January 2018, 10:48 am | IMNZ

Independent Music NZ announce the Taite Music Prize 2018 nominations are now open Nominations close 5.00pm on 6th February 2018. More >>

IMNZ Newsletter

Friday, 22 September 2017, 1:44 pm | IMNZ

September 22 2017 - We had a superb time at the Waiata Maori Music Awards in Hastings last week, and are now looking forward to the APRA AMCOS Silver Scrolls, held in Dunedin for the first time ever! Wishing the best of luck to all the finalists! More >>

Going Global 2016 - Confirmed Speakers

Thursday, 28 July 2016, 12:29 pm | IMNZ

Looking to take your music offshore? Independent Music NZ, the NZ Music Commission and ATEED are very pleased to announce who will be joining us this year for the GOING GLOBAL MUSIC SUMMIT 2016 . On Friday 2 and Saturday 3 September, Going Global will ... More >>

IMNZ Charts to May 10: Farewell to one of the greats

Monday, 18 May 2015, 2:08 pm | IMNZ

This week we mourn the loss of one of New Zealand's great composers; we share the winners of the Music Managers' Awards; and we present a NZ Music Month-sized bucketload of new releases and shows. More >>

IMNZ Charts to January 18

Saturday, 24 January 2015, 8:50 am | IMNZ

For those in the Auckland region, you'll be heading into Auckland Anniversary weekend - and we know that people from all over New Zealand will be converging upon the city for Laneway. More >>

IMNZ Charts to November 23: Canadian and Celtic Connections

Saturday, 29 November 2014, 10:09 am | IMNZ

There are some very exciting international activities which have just been announced. We're thrilled to announce that Canadian Music Week 2015 will feature a spotlight on New Zealand, which is a fantastic opportunity for local artists to gain exposure ... More >>

IMNZ Charts to April 20: Counting the days to NZ Music Month

Friday, 25 April 2014, 2:18 pm | IMNZ

Happy almost NZ Music Month! I'm writing this on ANZAC Day eve - but you'll be back at work by the time you see our latest missive. Which means that NZ Music Month is a mere 3 days away. And whilst we and all our colleagues celebrate New Zealand Music ... More >>

The Taite Music Prize: IMNZ announces this years winner

Thursday, 17 April 2014, 10:41 am | IMNZ

The Taite Music Prize: announcing this year’s winner & the Independent Music NZ Classic Record recipient More >>

NZ Classic Record’ award

Monday, 7 April 2014, 11:09 am | IMNZ

The Taite Music Prize: announcing this year’s ‘Independent Music NZ Classic Record’ award IMNZ is proud to announce the second award to be presented at this year’s Taite Music Prize 2014 event. The ceremony is to include the ‘Independent Music ... More >>

Finalists and films

Thursday, 24 October 2013, 8:05 pm | IMNZ

The finalists of the Vodafone New Zealand Music Awards have been announced, and we're thrilled to see so many IMNZ artists named. NZ On Air have also released details of their latest round of funding recipients. The Audio Foundation in Auckland is ... More >>

Want to know how to sound your very best?

Monday, 15 July 2013, 6:04 pm | IMNZ

Want to know how to sound your very best? New Zealand’s professional audio suppliers are getting together at the end of July to present a trade show of all that’s new in the pro audio world. Covering all aspects of audio from performance, live and ... More >>

IMNZ Charts to April 14: NZ's Best Album of 2012 is Found

Friday, 19 April 2013, 11:23 am | IMNZ

The winner of the 2013 Taite Music Prize for the best New Zealand album released in 2012 was announced last night. If you haven't heard the news, read on. We also have Record Store Day updates, and sneaky peeks at some of the fun to be had during ... More >>

IMNZ Charts to April 7: Rounding Up Record Store Day

Friday, 12 April 2013, 10:37 am | IMNZ

International and Industry Action Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra (APO) has added two talented young artists to a select group of APO Remix the Orchestra scholarship recipients. Bob Fa'atiga (19) and Danielle Peeni (24) were chosen to record their ... More >>

IMNZ Newsletter

Thursday, 28 March 2013, 7:22 pm | IMNZ

New Zealand crowdfunding site PledgeMe is going from strength to strength, having raised nearly $1 million for creative projects. They were featured on the front page of The Wellingtonian last week: More >>

IMNZ Charts to November 8: Art and Access

Friday, 16 November 2012, 9:27 am | IMNZ

There's an exciting music-related photographic exhibition which has just opened at the Auckland Art Gallery; and it's showcasing some local musicians during their special Open Late sessions. We also introduce you to the world of Access Community Radio... More >>

IMNZ Charts: Week to 29 July 2012

Monday, 6 August 2012, 11:05 am | IMNZ

We have some big announcements this week, including the Going Global venues and delegates - we're really pleased to be able to take the event to Wellington. Also read on for the APRA Silver Scroll top 5 finalists, and the latest NZ On Air Making ... More >>

IMNZ Charts to June 21: Going Global dates announced

Friday, 29 June 2012, 12:01 pm | IMNZ

I'm always surprised and delighted by the variety of artists represented by IMNZ labels and distributors. There's a great mixture of newies coming out this week, and some interesting shows on the cards as well. Also this week, IMNZ is very excited ... More >>

New faces join IMNZ Board in its 10th year

Tuesday, 19 June 2012, 11:24 am | IMNZ

The Board who will steer New Zealand’s independent record label trade association Independent Music New Zealand (IMNZ) through its 10th year was elected at yesterday’s Annual General Meeting, which was held at the trusty Grey Lynn RSC. More >>

Taite Music Prize nominations closing

Friday, 20 January 2012, 10:42 am | IMNZ

Nominations for the 2012 Taite Music Prize close this Monday January 23rd . If you released a great New Zealand record in 2011, or you know someone who did, get nominating! Head here for more info: More >>