Last week, APRA announced the five finalists for the 2017 Silver Scroll Award. Today, exclusively for The Spinoff, the five artists discuss each other’s nominated songs.
Hans made his name in the Soundcloud rap scene, but last year made a leap with his one-and-only track on Spotify racking up 1.5 million streams. He talks collaborarting and his new EP, Puddles.
The five finalists of APRA's Maioha Award were announced today. We looks at the final five and their place in the future of te reo Māori.
Flying Nun's rightful place in New Zealand history has been secured with the acquisition of the legendary label's master tapes by the Alexander Turnbull Library.
The first album by Avantdale Bowling Club, the new moniker of rapper Tom Scott, is released tomorrow. Dominic Hoey (aka Tourettes) reviews the latest work by the rapper who over a decade ago was taking his demos to Tourettes shows.
Last week, Robyn released 'Missing U', her first solo single in since 2010. Ellen Falconer writes about the Swedish pop artist's enduring relevance and the incredibly therapeutic power of her music.
The NZSO and The Phoenix Foundation performed their Celebrate! show last night at the Michael Fowler Centre in Wellingto
'The Powerstation is a blank canvas,' says owner after organisers reveal alt-right duo Lauren Southern and Stefan Molyneux will appear at beloved music venue.
On longevity, listening to your old work and the band's four-date tour with the NZSO to celebrate their 20th anniversary.
Home Brew’s needle-shifting Last Week EP was released 10 years ago this month. Sam Wicks talks to the people who brought the unapologetically local project to life.