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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

Emma Cameron – Truth or Dare

My planned 20-minute interview with Emma Cameron from rock band Decades became an hour-long banter session that may have veered from the subject of promoting the band more than a few times. I…

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


Decades – The Truth Hurts NZ Tour

July 13-21 Nationwide


Kendrick Lamar – The Damn Tour.

July17/19 – Dunedin/Auckland


Jed Parsons – Midnight Feast Tour

20th – 28th July – Nationwide


Tash Sultana – New Zealand Tour

July24-28 – Nationwide


Tami Neilson SASSAFRASS Tour

July/August Nationwide


Mortis – NZ Winter Tour

Aug1/2 – Wellington/Auckland


The Bay City Rollers – Live

Aug4 – Powerstation, Auckland

Latest Tour Announcements

UB40 40th Anniversary Tour Announced

UB40 feat. Ali, Astro & Mickey announce NZ & Rarotonga dates for their 40th Anniversary tour UB40 Featuring Ali, Astro & Mickey have today announced their return down under for the ‘A…

Splore 2019 announcement conjures up rays of sunshine

The stage is set for another stunning Splore festival with two of Splore’s most popular festival acts returning to the beachside festival! The high energy Dub Pistols and the totally unique…

An Evening With The Church This December

Frontier Touring are delighted to announce that seminal Australian rock band The Church are hitting the road later this year for An Evening with The Church. As 2018 marks the 30th anniversary of…