Calling all New Zealand musicians â...

Nominations for the 2018 Vodafone New Zealand Music Awards open today It’s almost time for the biggest night in New Zealand music with the nominations for the 2018 Vodafone New Zealand Music Awards officially opening today. In November the music industry will descend on Spark Arena to celebrate th

Top jazz talent recognised at NZ Ja...

The winners of the Recorded Music NZ Best Jazz Artist and the APRA Best Jazz Composition were announced tonight at an awards event ahead of the opening of the Wellington Jazz Festival. Umar Zakaria was awarded Best Jazz Artist for Fearless Music and the Best Jazz Composition was awarded to Anita Sch

Reb Fountain celebrates a double wi...

The New Zealand Country Music Awards were held tonight in Gore, with the extremely talented Reb Fountain winning the 2018 Recorded Music NZ Best Country Music Artist and APRA Best Country Music Song. Reb first began constructing her Hopeful and Hopeless EP in 2014 when it was recorded live at The Wi

Pacific talent celebrated at the Vo...

Past winners and rising stars were recognised at tonight’s Vodafone Pacific Music Awards at the Vodafone Event Centre in Manukau, Auckland. Punialava’a were announced as the 2018 Manukau Institute of Technology Lifetime Achievement Award recipient and were acknowledged for their widespread influ

Top talent to be recognised at New ...

The Recorded Music NZ Best Jazz Artist and the APRA Best Jazz Composition awards will be presented on the opening night of the Wellington Jazz Festival, Wednesday 6 June. This year there is an eclectic collection of finalists up for the jazz Tui. Hayden Chisholm, Norman Meehan, and Paul Dyne have be

New Zealand’s finest country musi...

Best Country Music Artist and Best Country Music Song to be announced at NZ Country Music Awards The finalists have been announced for the 2018 Recorded Music NZ Best Country Music Artist and APRA Best Country Music Song. Winners will be presented at the New Zealand Country Music Awards in Gore on T

ANNOUNCING THE WINNERS OF THE 2018 ...

Recorded Music New Zealand, APRA AMCOS, and NZ On Air are excited to announce the winners of the 2018 NZ Children’s Music Awards – celebrating those writing and recording for our youngest generation of Kiwi music fans. APRA Best Children’s Song: – Craig Smith for The Scariest Thing

Introducing the Music Teacher of th...

  Recorded Music NZ is proud to announce the opening of nominations for the inaugural Music Teacher of the Year Award. In conjunction with the NZ Music Commission, this award will be presented as part of the 2018 Vodafone New Zealand Music Awards this November. The award will celebrate the exce

FINALISTS ANNOUNCED FOR 2018 NZ CHI...

We are very pleased to announce the finalists for the 2018 APRA Best Children’s Music Song, the Recorded Music NZ Best Children’s Music Artist, and the NZ On Air Best Children’s Music Video. APRA Best Children’s Song finalists: – Moe & Friends for Another Year Of Y

FINALISTS FOR THE 2018 PACIFIC MUSI...

Newcomers and past winners announced as finalists for 2018 Vodafone Pacific Music Awards Tonight, the finalists for the 2018 Vodafone Pacific Music Awards were announced at the Otara Music Arts Centre, which is celebrating its 30th anniversary this year. New Zealand-born, Berlin-based neo-soul singe