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SEP
2014

Finalists announced for 2014 APRA Silver Scroll Awards

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APRA AMCOS announced today the finalists for the 2014 APRA Silver Scroll Awards, including finalists for Māori music, contemporary composition, screen music, as well as the coveted APRA Silver Scroll Award.

The top five songs in line for the 2014 APRA Silver Scroll Award are:

Back on My Feet, written and performed by Louis Baker.

Bob Lennon John Dylan, written by Samuel Scott, Lukasz Buda, Con…

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18
SEP
2014

The Datsuns to embark on NZ tour

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The Datsuns have announced a four date New Zealand tour for this December.  

The tour will see the band play shows in Auckland on December 18th, Wellington on December 19th, Christchurch on December 20th and Masterton on December 21st.

The shows are in support of The Datsuns sixth album Deep Sleep, which is released October 3rd.  

Check out their claymation video by Greg Page for first singl…

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18
SEP
2014

Mariah Carey announces NZ show

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Mariah Carey to heading to Auckland as part of her Elusive Chanteuse Show World Tour.

The concert will take place on Thursday November 13th at the Vector Arena and will be Mariah Carey's first ever New Zealand concert.  The 44 year old released her 14th studio album 'Me. I am Mariah ... The Elusive Chanteuse' in May.  

Mariah Carey has sold over 220 million albums and has acheived 18 Billboar…

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18
SEP
2014

Soundgarden, Faith No More & Judas Priest to headline Westfest 2015!

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The first line-up for Westfest 2015 has been revealed and it's a cracker!  

Announced this morning are Faith No More, Soundgarden, Judas Priest, Judas Priest, All Time Low, Lagwagon, The Wonder Years and Crown the Empire. The festival will take place on Tuesday March 3rd at Alexandra Park in Auckland. Another line up same size or more to be announced in October.

Soundgarden, like the iconic …

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18
SEP
2014

More artists announced for Splore 2015!

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Splore is welcoming Trinity Roots to the 2015 festival staged at Tapapkanga Park on 20-22 February 2015. After last playing the festival in 2004 at the Waharau site, Trinity Roots will make a welcome return. Recognised as the iconic "Home, Land and Sea" group, Trinity Roots also fits with the festival theme of ‘home'. The band will debut songs from its third studio album which is expected to be r…

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