Finalists for Best Folk Artist 2018...

Three outstanding finalists have been announced for the 2018 Best Folk Artist today, including two debut albums from promising New Zealand musicians. 2018 finalists Reb Fountain, Albi & The Wolves and Candice Milner will be celebrated at the Auckland Folk Festival on Sunday 28 January where Reco

Lorde wins six Tuis at the 2017 Vod...

Lorde continues her reign on top of New Zealand music by claiming six Tuis at tonight’s 52nd Vodafone New Zealand Music Awards at Spark Arena in Auckland. The 21-year-old, who performed her hit ‘Green Light’ during the show, claimed the Godfrey Hirst Album of the Year for her second album Melo

Four Tui winners celebrated at the ...

Tonight, the artists and technicians of the music industry were celebrated at the second annual Artisan Awards at the Tuning Fork in Auckland. This year Ben Edwards took the Tui for Massey University Best Producer, Clint Murphy was named theBest Engineer, Henrietta Harris claimed the Best Album Cove

E whakanui ana i te eke panukutanga...

Ka tūtohua a TEEKS, Maisey Rika rātou ko Alien Weaponry i Ngā Tohu Puoro o te motu Kua hipa te tau nui mō te ao puoro Māori me te matahuhuatanga o ngā kaiwaiata e rārangi mai ana kia whakawhiwhia ki te Tohu Kaiwaiata Māori Toa a Te Māngai Pāho ki Ngā Tohu Puoro a Vodafone Aotearoa 2017. M

NZ Music Hall of Fame to induct pop...

‘Maxine’ singer-songwriter to be honoured at the 52nd Vodafone New Zealand Music Awards Teased hair and rockstar flair defined a generation. But no-one pulled off the quintessentially 80’s look like Sharon O’Neill, who carved out a colourful and very successful musical career. And now she ca

Hip hop crew SWIDT lead 2017 VNZMA ...

Live performances by SWIDT, Lorde, TEEKS, Theia and Devilskin Auckland rap crew SWIDT lead the pack with six finalist nods for the 2017 Vodafone New Zealand Music Awards which will be held at the Spark Arena on 16 November. The Onehunga group is up for Godfrey Hirst Album of the Year, Vodafone Singl

Best Folk Artist 2018 – Nomin...

Nominations are now open for Best Folk Artist 2018! Entry for this award is open to recordings released between 1 October 2016 and 30 September 2017. In keeping with the changes to genre categories in the 2017 Vodafone NZ Music Awards, all nominees can now be put forward if they have released an alb

Four Tuis up for grabs at the secon...

After Joel Little claimed two Music Awards at the inaugural event in 2016, the Artisan Awards return on 25 October to celebrate New Zealand’s best behind-the-scenes music talent. There is an impressive set of finalists set to be honoured at this year’s event with Tuis presented for Massey Univer

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