Submissions being accepted for CHARTDISC 6
Parachute artist applications close this week
Bands wanting to perform at Januaryís Parachute Festival have until this Sunday to apply.
Spin magazine stops the press, lays off 11 staff
In another blow to the musical publishing world, digital-media company Buzzmedia has announced its bi-monthly music magazine Spin will not publish a November/December issue.
The Classic Hits Acoustic Church Tour 2012
Three of the countryís best known female songwriters will combine their powers for 13 shows in October as part of the Classic Hits Acoustic Church Tour. ...more
Making Tracks funding decisions July 2012
NZ On Air will fund 24 new music projects from its July Making Tracks funding round ...more
APRA Maioha Award finalists
The three finalists for the APRA Maioha Award were named last week coinciding with Maori Language Week, 23 July to 29th July.
Two Kiwi acts finalists in unsigned songwriting competition
Unsigned Only, the younger sibling to the prestigious International Songwriting Competition, has revealed the finalists for its inaugural run ...more
Dear Time's Waste to release second album
Die! Die! Die! announce Australian tour dates
Silver Scroll deadline approaching
The nationís 8,000+ APRA members have until this Sunday to have their say in determining the five finalists and overall winner for the 2012 Silver Scroll award. ...more
Iva Lamkum on tour
NZ orchestral sector under review
The Ministry for Culture and Heritage yesterday published a discussion document as part of its review of the countryís professional orchestra sector, assessing the current funding structure and whether the model provides the best delivery of orchestral services to New Zealanders.
Swiss to release debut EP
More Kiwi acts join the BIGSOUND line-up
David Dallas on tour in the U.S
La De Da line-up announced
La De Da festival will return to Martinborough for the third time this New Year's Eve featuring a line-up of local and international talent. ...more
International Acoustic Music Awards entries open
The 9th annual International Acoustic Music Awards (IAMA) is now open for entries until November 9, 2012.
2012 Children's Music Awards winners
The winners of the 2012 Children's Music Awards were revealed last week in Christchurch at Starfest - the finale of Kidsfest. ...more
Nightchoir release second album and tour dates
Universal/EMI deal approved by Japanese regulators