52nd NZ Music Award hosts & da...

Comedy duo Jono & Ben back to host 52nd Vodafone New Zealand Music Awards After proving themselves last year, Recorded Music NZ are happy to announce that Jono Pryor and Ben Boyce will once again take to the stage as the hosts of the 52nd Vodafone New Zealand Music Awards ceremony on Thursday

VNZMA17 – NOMINATIONS OPEN!

Nominations for the 2017 Vodafone New Zealand Music Awards open today The 2017 Vodafone New Zealand Music Awards are five months away, but nominations officially open today (21 June). This year also sees the implementation of some changes to the categories presented. Replacing Best Male Solo Artist

Jazz award winners honoured at Well...

The Recorded Music NZ Best Jazz Album and APRA Best Jazz Composition for 2017 were awarded as part of the Wellington Jazz Festival tonight and recognised the work of two Kiwi jazz greats. Jonathan Crayford was awarded Best Jazz Album for East West Moon and the Best Jazz Composition was awarded to Ca

Aaradhna and Kings win big at Vodaf...

All eyes were on Aaradhna and Kings at the Vodafone Pacific Music Awards tonight with the both artists winning multiple awards at the Vodafone Events Centre in Manukau, Auckland. Aaradhna picked up four awards including the coveted Recorded Music NZ Best Pacific Music Album Tui as well as the Virgin

Jody Direen claims Best Country Mus...

Country fans flocked to the Country Music Awards in Gore tonight to see New Zealand’s most talented country musicians. Jody Direen’s Shake Up was awarded the Recorded Music NZ Best Country Music Album and Chester Travis received the APRA Best Country Music Song for ‘Toothache’. Shake Up is D

Celebrate the finalists of the 2017...

Country Music Awards to be presented at 2017 Golden Guitar Awards The finalists for the 2017 Recorded Music NZ Best Country Music Album and APRA Best Country Music Song have been announced today and will be presented at this year’s Country Music Awards in Gore. The finalists for Best Country Music

Finalists Announced for the 2017 Ne...

The Wellington Jazz Festival will be home to the New Zealand Jazz Awards in 2017, where the winners of the Recorded Music NZ Best Jazz Album and the APRA Best Jazz Composition will be announced on 11 June. Myele Manzanza’s OnePointOne, Jonathan Crayford’s East West Moon and the Mike Nock Trio &a

2016 VNZMA winners all up for 2017s...

The finalists for the 2017 Vodafone Pacific Music Awards are announced today which include a wide range of new artists and established legends. 18 finalists across 11 categories represent a strong line-up of Pacific artists set to be honoured at the awards ceremony on 1 June at the Vodafone Events C

Nominations Now Open for the Countr...

Nominations are open for the 2017 Country Music Awards. Every year for over 40 years, Gore has hosted the New Zealand Gold Guitar Awards. During the week-long Gold Guitar celebrations The New Zealand Songwriters Trust present the NZ Country Music Awards. Entry for Best Country Music Album 2017 is

2017 Children’s Music Awards ...

We’re very pleased to announce the vibrant finalists for the 2017 APRA Best Children’s Music Song, The Recorded Music NZ Best Children’s Music Album, and the NZ On Air Best Children’s Music Video, with a mixture of past finalists and new faces across the three categories. Rec