Making Tracks funding decisions November 2012
29th November 2012
NZ On Air will fund 22 new music projects from its November Making Tracks funding round.
The 22 projects were selected from a field of 135 applications. Nine are $10,000 grants for recording a song and making a music video to back up the release of the song and 13 are $6,000 grants for making a music video only. Decisions are based on the broadcast, music and audience merits of the songs that have been submitted.
The following artists and projects will receive up to $10,000 to record a song and make a video,
Brooke Duff / Say To You
Eden Mulholland / Take Flight
Josh Leys / Bye Bye Baby
L-O L-O / Need Your Love
Rackets / Separator
Robert Scott / Lazy Boy
She's So Rad / Levels
The Phoenix Foundation / The Captain
Tiny Ruins / Me at the Museum, You in the Winter Gardens
The following artists and projects will receive $6,000 to make a video,
Boycrush feat. Watercolours / Secrets
Bulletproof feat. MC Tali / Zion's Theme
Julia Deans / Walking In The Sun
Konflikt feat. Tyree / Keep It Moving
Maisey Rika feat. Anika Moa / Ruaimoko
Opshop / Never Leave Me Again
Rival State / Sisters Of Fate
SJD / Make Love Ask Questions Later
Sons of Zion / Tell Her
These Four Walls / Saints and Sinners
Tomorrow People / You Give Me Something
Two Cartoons / Bubblewrap
Unknown Mortal Orchestra / Swim and Sleep (Like a Shark)
The winner of theaudience.co.nz Wild Card Making Tracks grant for November will be announced on 1 December when the votes have been counted.
Applications for the next round closing 1 February 2013. See www.kiwihits.co.nz for more info.