Boh Runga announced as Artist’s Tui designer for 2019 VNZMA

Her Tui will be presented to winners on Thursday 14 November at Spark Arena After Dick Frizzell’s inaugural take on the iconic Tui last year, the Artist’s Tui is now a hotly anticipated part of the Vodafone New Zealand Music Awards | Ngā Tohu Puoro o Aotearoa – a unique interpretation of

Music managers added to the talent celebrated at VNZMA Artisan Awards

Six awards will be presented at the Artisan Awards on 4 November Recognising Aotearoa’s extraordinary behind-the-scenes music talent, the fourth annual Artisan Awards will be celebrated at Massey University’s School of Music and Creative Media Production in Wellington on 4 November. Five New Zea


Nominations are open for the 2020 Best Folk Artist | Te Kaipuoro Taketake Toa. The Auckland Folk Festival is New Zealand’s largest folk music and dance festival. Come and celebrate the 47th annual festival at the Kumeu Showgrounds on Auckland Anniversary Weekend.  With international guest art

Announcing the finalists for the 2019 Vodafone New Zealand Music Award...

The Vodafone New Zealand Music Awards | Ngā Tohu Puoro o Aotearoa today announce a strong group of 2019 Tui finalists, with alternative music leading the pack. Indie pop band The Beths released their debut album Future Me Hates Me in 2018 and lead the nominations this year with five nods. They have

Ka whakanuia ngā Kaiwaiata Māori Toa o Aotearoa ki Ngā Tohu Puoro ...

Ko Rei, rātau ko Troy Kīngi me Louis Baker ngā kōwhiringa whakamutunga mō te wāhanga Kaiwaiata Māori Toa i tēnei tau. I te rā nei, ka whakaingoatia ngā kōwhiringa whakamutunga e toru mō te tohu a Te Māngai Pāho, arā, ko Te Kaipuoro Māori Toa, ki Ngā Tohu Puoro o Aotearoa, 2019. Kua

Announcing the first annual MusicHelps NZ Music T-Shirt Day

Get involved in raising funds for the official charity partner of the Vodafone New Zealand Music Awards | Ngā Tohu Puoro o Aotearoa On Friday 8 November, Kiwis are encouraged to wear their favourite kiwi artist or band tee and donate to MusicHelps, a charity dedicated to developing and sustainin

Finalists announced for New Zealand Music Teacher of the Year Tui

Winner will be announced at the VNZMA Artisan Awards in November Today, Recorded Music New Zealand announces the three finalists for the second annual Music Teacher of the Year | Kaiārahi Puoro o te Tau Tui, with each being recognised for their incredible impact on their students and the local comm

Tui Music Series ’19 – full lineup announced!

Our second annual seminar series celebrates the craft of music production in the lead up to the VNZMA Artisan Awards (Massey University, Mon 4 Nov) and the Vodafone NZ Music Awards (Spark Arena, Thurs 14 Nov). We’re really pleased to be announcing 15 amazing speakers from across the spectrum

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2019 VNZMA announced with Th’ Dudes welcomed into the NZ Music Hall ...

  Recorded Music New Zealand is proud to announce Th’ Dudes will be recognised with the 2019 Legacy Award and inducted into  New Zealand Music Hall of Fame | Te Whare Taonga Puoro o Aotearoa. They will celebrate their induction with a performance at the 2019 Vodafone New Zealand Music Award

It’s time to recognise Aotearoa’s most talented musicians

Nominations for the 2019 Vodafone New Zealand Music Awards open today Nominations are now open for the 2019 Vodafone New Zealand Music Awards, the biggest night in Aotearoa music celebrating the achievements of our most talented artists. From today musicians, producers, engineers and visual artists