Haz Huavi graced the cover of NZM’s Dec/Jan 2012 issue as part of Home Brew, the accompanying article to which revealed some of his beat-making technique and noted that he also had a second crew, along with rappers Lucky Lance and Tony TZ. Team Dynamite now have an album of their own out, one featuring a host of young beat-makers and rappers, with Haz’ Beatz taking the role of as executive producer, as he tells Martyn Pepperell.
We've invited some folk known for their keen-eyed music industry observations to comment on events and trends in the biz, both here at home and abroad.
Richard Branson’s Virgin Atlantic will stage mini concerts on its new domestic airline Little Red from September.
Album sales in the US hit historic lows over the last five weeks, with information and sales tracking system SoundScan recording the longest consecutive stretch in its history without scanning more than 5 million units.
New York based talent manager and independent artist consultant Ethan Schiff has published an interested post over at his blog schiffblog.com offering an alternative solution for bands keen to attract a label.
Damon Krukowski of American rock band Galaxie 500 breaks down the meager royalties currently being paid out to bands by streaming services and explains what the music business' headlong quest for capital means for artists today. The following is a short e