Music

'At studios, it's a sausage fest': what it's like to be an audio engineer and a woman

As part of Equalise My Vocals, a new Spinoff project focusing on equality in the music community, Coco Solid speaks with musician and audio engineer Jana Whitta.

How is Ariana Grande, a perennial top ten artist, still underrated?

Kate Robertson on why Ariana Grande is more relevant than Taylor Swift, Katy Perry and Fifth Harmony combined.

Teen pop sensation Nakita on working with her songwriting heroes: 'I just wanted to pinch myself'

Kate Robertson talks to Nakita about making music with some of New Zealand's best pop songwriters.

Who is Fazerdaze? A year with NZ’s next indie darling

The international music community is beginning to take notice of Amelia Murray, who has been releasing music as Fazerdaze since 2014. After seeing her play in April last year, David Farrier followed Amelia Murray over the following year as she completed her album, Morningside, and prepared her band to take on the world.