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Top 10 Music Software Plugins For Songwriters

A modern computer system is an invaluable tool for songwriting.  Here are some recommended software plugins to enhance your experience and not blow the budget. The Internet can be an excellent source

Is The Music Industry Right For You?

Of all industries you can choose to start a career in, a professional musician is probably one of the hardest to make a baseline income

The Best Time To Be In The Music Industry

There have been some fascinating statistics released last year affirming what many already knew about the music industry. Hip-hop and rap have surpassed rock as the most listened to genre of music in

Will Saunders

Formerly of London 3-piece Siren, cult psych-rockers The Quick and the Dead, and Auckland live dynamo Bearhat, Will is now performing solo as Will Saunders & The Lowest Fidelity. 2014 sees the…

The Faim – Exclusive Interview

Touted as the “next big thing”, Aussie Rock Breakout stars The Faim have released their debut single ‘Saints Of The Sinners’. The song was co-written with none other than Fall Out…

Eb and Sparrow – Taking The Alternative Route

On a 13-day tour of New Zealand, this is the alternative-folk band’s 4th time back in Whanganui and tonight it was at the pleasurable Lucky Bar.  As a Lucky ‘virgin’, I was mesmerized by the…

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Upcoming Gigs


Splore 2019

21st-24th February 2019 – Tapapakanga Regional Park, Orere Point


Six60 – Live

Saturday 23rd February 2019 – Western Springs


The Eagles – Eagles World Tour

26/27th Feb, Spark Arena Akl, 2nd March, Forsyth Barr Dunedin


The Hollies – The Road is Long Tour

Feb-March 2019, Nation-wide


 Eminem – Rapture Tour

Saturday 2 March, Westpac Stadium, Wellington


The Jesus and Mary Chain – Live

Mon 4th March Powerstation, Akl/Tues 5th Opera House, Welly


Bryan Ferry – Live

Tue 5th March, TSB Arena Wellington/Thur 7th March, Spark Arena Akl

Latest Tour Announcements

Sol3 Mio fans rejoice! New Zealand’s favourite musical trio are home for the holidays and are delighted to announce a very special concert tour across the North Island this March. This will be…

Anxiety Club announce debut NZ tour

Wellington five-piece Anxiety Club are hitting the road for a three-date nationwide tour in support of their recently released debut EP, BLACK HEART. In their first ever nationwide tour, Anxiety…

SNARKY PUPPY Announce album and first single ‘Xavi’ ahead of world tour

Snarky Puppy, the three-time GRAMMY-winning genre-defying collective, will release their new album Immigrance on March 15th via GroundUP Music. Like their last album, 2016’s…