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Anika Moa - Songs For Bubbas - Joins The Line Up For Whānau Fun Day

Tuesday, 4 August 2020, 8:15 am | The Label

We Love Anika Moa! Welcoming to Whānau Fun Day, the terrific, wonderful and magical world of Anika Moa's 'Songs for Bubbas' . Anika brings her wild, rollicking, naughty and brilliant show to your ears and hearts! Songs for bubbas is a high energy show ... More >>

Summer Thieves Release Bandaids & Lipstick

Friday, 31 July 2020, 8:17 am | The Label

SUMMER THIEVES BANDAIDS AND LIPSTICK OUT TODAY! playing at Tuning Fork, Auckland tomorrow August 1st TICKETS HERE full tour dates below LISTEN TO BANDAIDS & LIPSTICK HERE Photo credit: Oli Spencer "Summer Thieves have retained the songwriting ... More >>

SHAPESHIFTER Sell Out Hawke's Bay - Announce Second Show And Supports For All Dates

Friday, 24 July 2020, 8:05 am | The Label


Gisborne Punk-Rockers 'Sit Down In Front' Unveil New Single 'First World Problems'

Friday, 22 May 2020, 7:51 am | The Label

Sit Down In Front (L-R)  Jackson Clarke – Guitar, Cory Newman – Singer, Rikki Noble – Drummer, Roman Benson – Bass. After tasting chart success with their last two singles, young Gisborne Punk Rockers, Sit Down In Front are back with ... More >>

Taite Music Prize Awards Ceremony Confirmed For May 5th

Friday, 24 April 2020, 8:09 am | The Label

The 11th Taite Music Prize 2020. Streaming live on Facebook, Tuesday 5th May 2020. Today, Independent Music NZ (IMNZ) confirm details of the Taite Music Prize awards ceremony taking place Tuesday, May 5th at 6:30 pm. Alongside the main Taite Music ... More >>

Ziggy MarleyWithdraws From WOMAD NZ 2020 Program

Thursday, 5 March 2020, 4:58 pm | The Label

WOMAD NZ has today announced that, unfortunately, Ziggy Marley will no longer be performing at the festival Friday 13 March, TSB Bowl Of Brooklands, Brooklands Park New Plymouth. The statement received from Ziggy Marley is as follows: “I would ... More >>

Car Seat Headrest New Album Making A Door Less Open Out May 1st

Thursday, 27 February 2020, 8:56 am | The Label

Making A Door Less Open , the new album from Car Seat Headrest and the first set of brand-new songs since 2016’s Teens Of Denial , is set for release May 1 on Matador Records/Rhythmethod. Today, the band shares ‘ Can’t Cool Me Down ’, a staple ... More >>

The Milk Carton Kids coming to New Zealand in Aug

Wednesday, 5 February 2020, 6:59 am | The Label

Traditionalist folk duo, The Milk Carton Kids , will perform their first-ever New Zealand show at Auckland's Tuning Fork this August! They bring with them their latest record The Only Ones released last year via their own label, Milk Carton Records. ... More >>

The Mutton Birds tour

Wednesday, 15 January 2020, 2:14 pm | The Label

Aotearoa’s beloved storytellers, The Mutton Birds , are poised to kick off their headline tour and are delighted to announce the artists supporting them. Starting in Dunedin on Friday, January 24th, the powerhouse noir-folk singer-songwriter Reb ... More >>

Nadia Reid shares 'Get The Devil Out'

Wednesday, 15 January 2020, 10:03 am | The Label

Today, Nadia Reid shares “ Get The Devil Out ,” a gospel-like reflection on internal demons that’s less an exorcism than a benediction. “ I’m making friends with who I used to be / she’s a little shorter, a little lighter, ” sings Nadia, buoyed ... More >>

The Narcs' Andy Dickson joins Midge Ure & The Mockers tour

Tuesday, 14 January 2020, 11:06 am | The Label

From March 1st to 8th, Midge Ure - Live Aid co-founder and Ultravox frontman brings his dynamic new group ' Band Electronica ' to New Zealand to perform the Vienna album in its entirety, plus Visage classics, and a surprise or two. The Mockers hit-packed ... More >>

WOMAD 2020 - Play Day schedule announced

Thursday, 12 December 2019, 9:39 am | The Label

In what has become a welcome pre-Christmas tradition, WOMAD New Zealand has today announced the 2020 festival Day Schedule. The full stage schedule will be released in January 2020, including the World Of Words, Taste The World, STEAM Lab and on-site ... More >>

Jeremy Redmore reveals Chapter two: Day 21

Friday, 6 December 2019, 8:40 am | The Label

Today, Jeremy Redmore shares the second chapter from his five-part album The Brightest Flame . Day 21 arrives in the form of two emotionally charged songs, 'The Best Is Not To Come' and 'One Amongst 1000' out today on your preferred streaming platform. More >>

Nadia Reid announces new album Out Of My Province

Wednesday, 4 December 2019, 8:53 am | The Label

Today, Nadia Reid announces her new album Out of My Province will be released on March 6, 2020 via Nadia’s own label Slow Time Records in New Zealand and Spacebomb Records for the rest of the world. The album release will be accompanied by an initial ... More >>

Chelsea Jade announces Feb 2020 NZ Shows

Monday, 2 December 2019, 10:21 am | The Label

Captivating, Los Angeles-based performance artist and singer songwriter, Chelsea Jade , returns to New Zealand this February for three shows, including a performance at Wanaka's Tuki festival. More >>

Amanda Palmer Returns to NZ with New Album and Tour Dates

Thursday, 28 November 2019, 8:32 am | The Label

Amanda Palmer’s third solo LP, There Will Be No Intermission is the multi-faceted artist’s most powerful and personal collection to date, with songs that tackle the big questions: life, death, grief and how we make sense with it all. More >>

Cali-Folk-Psych band Allah-Las announce Feb 2020 Shows

Wednesday, 27 November 2019, 5:02 pm | The Label

California’s shimmering melody-makers Allah-Las have announced their maiden voyage to Aotearoa New Zealand this February with a three-date tour including Auckland, Wellington and the Coromandel. Having taken their compact California on the road ... More >>

Sebadoh returning to New Zealand February 2020

Wednesday, 27 November 2019, 9:26 am | The Label

Lou Barlow , Jason Lowenstein and Bob D’Amico will return to New Zealand with their latest critically acclaimed album, Act Surprised - the ninth Sebadoh studio album. More >>

WOMAD 2020 - Seven new artists announced!

Wednesday, 27 November 2019, 9:18 am | The Label

WOMAD NEW ZEALAND 2020 13-15 March, 2020 Brooklands Park and the TSB Bowl of Brooklands, Ngāmotu (New Plymouth) More >>

Miriam Clancy Tour Starts This Week - Supports Announced

Tuesday, 26 November 2019, 8:50 am | The Label

Sun 01 Dec - AUCKLAND - Wine Cellar (very special guest : ) Dianne Swann x More >>