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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


Nadia Reid – The High & Lonely Tour

June/July – Nationwide


Sticky Fingers – World Tour

June23 – Logan Cambell, Auckland


Quinn XCII – The Story of Us Tour

Wednesday 29th June, Tuning Fork. Auckland


The Feelers – 25th Anniversary Tour

June/July -Nationwide


Matariki on the Move: Waiata

July 6 – 13, Auckland-wide


Maddie And Mackenzie Ziegler

July10 – Bruce Mason Centre, Auckland


Lil Dicky

July31st – Logan Campbell Centre, Auckland

Latest Tour Announcements


Florence + The Machine will return to New Zealand next January for one powerhouse performance at Spark Arena in Auckland on Wednesday 30th January 2019. For the first time since their epic sold…

Elaine Paige Announces NZ Concert Series

Singer Elaine Paige has announced an 8-date series of concerts from October 10 to October 25, 2018, which will see her perform songs from her illustrious career alongside an array of her favourite…

Calum Scott Announces New Zealand Show This October

Frontier Touring are thrilled to confirm that UK crooner Calum Scott, the man behind one of the world’s most recognisable and loved renditions of Robyn’s ‘Dancing On My Own’, will play an…