Announcing the finalists for Best Folk Artist, the first Tui of the ne...

Two-time finalist Mel Parsons is up again to win Best Folk Artist | Te Kaipuoro Taketake Toa alongside Kiwi songstress Victoria Vigenser & Lindsay Martin and husband-and-wife duo Paper Cranes 折り鶴 at the 2020 Auckland Folk Festival on 26 January. Mel Parsons Recorded in Los Angeles with leg


30 Tui winners celebrated at Spark Arena tonight Pop sensation BENEE made her mark on the New Zealand music history tonight, taking home four Tui at the 54th Vodafone New Zealand Music Awards at Spark Arena in Auckland. The nineteen-year-old was awarded Best Solo Artist | Te Kaipuoro Takitahi Toa an

Top Kiwi talent celebrated at the 2019 Artisan Awards

Six Tui awarded to New Zealand’s behind-the-scenes talent at Massey University The fourth annual Artisan Awards were held tonight at Massey University’s School of Music and Creative Media Production in Wellington, recognising the behind-the-scenes achievements in Aotearoa’s music industry. Tak

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