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

Best Jazz Artist and Composition celebrated at Wellington Jazz Festiva...

The winners of the Recorded Music NZ Best Jazz Artist | Te Kaipuoro Tautito Toa and the APRA Best Jazz Composition were announced tonight at the Wellington Jazz Festival. GRG67 were awarded their first Best Jazz Artist Tui while Callum Allardice became the first artist to win three Best Jazz Composi


The New Zealand Music Industry turned towards Gore this evening to celebrate the winners of the 2019 New Zealand Country Music Awards. Jenny Mitchell received the Recorded Music NZ Best Country Music Artist | Te Kaipuoro Tuawhenua Toa Tui and Holly Arrowsmith was recognised with the APRA Best Countr


Her Majesty Queen Sālote Tupou lll recognised as the 2019 Lifetime Achievement recipient The Pacific music industry was in full celebration tonight as the winners for the 15th annual Pacific Music Awards were announced at the Vodafone Event Centre in Manukau, Auckland. KINGS and Tomorrow People are

Announcing the finalists for the 2019 Best Jazz Artist and Composition

The winners will be celebrated at this year’s Wellington Jazz Festival The Wellington Jazz Festival will present the Recorded Music NZ Best Jazz Artist and the APRA Best Jazz Composition at the 2019 New Zealand Jazz Awards on Sunday 9th June. An incredibly diverse range of musicians are finalists


APRA AMCOS, Recorded Music New Zealand and NZ On Air are excited to announce the winners of the 2019 NZ Children’s Music Awards – celebrating those writing and recording for our youngest generation of Kiwi music fans. APRA Best Children’s Song winner: – Simon Stanley for Marley Sitti