Friday, 12 July 2013 14:28

Homegrown: New Music Extravaganza

This week on Homegrown it’s all about new music. We're hunting down some new stuff from a bunch of artists including Central Otago’s Hertzog Burger, Wellington’s Yoyomo, Auckland’s Holly Christina plus Tokyo Keys' Jessica Gotz and more.

Made with the help of NZ On Air, it’s Homegrown, Friday Nights at 11 on Life FM.

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Wednesday, 13 June 2012 09:20

Homegrown: Ruby Frost

This week on Homegrown we are catching up with Ruby Frost to talk about her hot-off-the-press new album Volition. Made with the help of NZ On Air, it’s Homegrown, Friday nights at 11 on Life FM.

Listen below for the audio.

Part One

Part Two

Part Three

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Wednesday, 27 June 2012 09:55

Sing Your Own Sunset for $1000

With "Sunset" pwning on the Life FM Countdown, here's your chance to make this song your own, and score $1000 in the process!

Hit Avalanche City's facebook page, where you can download the sheet music for "Sunset", make your own version, and then upload it.

Between he judging panel and public votes, someone will get a thousand bucks for their effort. Make sure it's you!

It's not like you had study or something to do anyways.Check the video below for more details!

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Friday, 08 June 2012 18:11

Carly Rae Jepsen & Owl City new song


Soooo... this is a thing. Owl City has teamed up with Carly Rae Jepsen for a new song (assumedly for the new album out in August).

What do you think of this little preview?? Good matchup?

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Friday, 08 June 2012 15:36

Mike Mains & The Branches album


If you've been loving the tune "Miracles" from Mike Mains & the Branches lately, you can now get the re-release of their album Home on iTunes. 

This is probably gonna be one of my top 10 for the year. Worth a listen, at least!

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Wednesday, 30 May 2012 21:19

Alternate "Find A Way" Video Goodness


You know that awesome All My Brothers/Adeaze tune "Find A Way" we've been playing the last little while?? Well, there's a music video for it, and now there's a second one; with some more behind the scenes type stuff.

Great song, great guys - it's just a crap-tonne of great. Buy it on iTunes :)

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Wednesday, 30 May 2012 19:13

Avalanche City New Single!


What a way to wrap up NZ Music Month: some brand new stuff from Avalanche City.

There's also an acoustic performance video AND a proper music video will hit the internets next week!

UPDATE: It's on iTunes now!! Go get this and put it on the charts!

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Wednesday, 30 May 2012 15:32

Parachute Just Got Some Metal


Parachute 2013 just got a little louder, thanks to Saving Grace winning the Parachute Music 'Opener' competition, and taking the Friday evening headline slot at next years festival.

Read the official press release here, and get ready for Parachute 2013 (with Newsboys and Switchfoot as well) in 7 MONTHS!

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Friday, 18 May 2012 18:03

Great North new album May 26


Great North are set to release their sophmore studio album Halves next weekend with a release show at Grey Lynn Library Hall, and they're streaming their whole album at the NZ Herald website, of all places. 

Don't forget you can download a couple of the new songs from their bandcamp already, completely free! NZ Music FTW!!

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