30+ INTERNATIONAL MUSIC INDUSTRY SPEAKERS CONFIRMED FOR GOING GLOBAL 2017

30+ INTERNATIONAL MUSIC INDUSTRY SPEAKERS CONFIRMED FOR GOING GLOBAL 2017

On Friday 1st & Saturday 2nd September, Going Global Music Summit is gathering an amazing array of international music experts to Roundhead Studios. Their advice, anecdotes and discussion will teach key skills to musicians and music professionals through panels, masterclasses and presentations to succeed in the international music market.Listen! To valuable advice from successful music industry reps! Learn! From unique opportunities led by skilled international […]

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IMNZ Newsletter: R.I.P. Roi Colbert – a true New Zealand music hero.

IMNZ Newsletter: R.I.P. Roi Colbert – a true New Zealand music hero.

www.indies.co.nz It is with sad news that we begin this week’s newsletter, as we learned this morning of Roi Colbert’s passing. He was a true New Zealand music hero, whose influence and impact is immeasurable. Here is AudioCulture’s post this morning, where people are sharing their stories and memories of Roi, and a link below to their profile of this wonderful man’s life. Rest in […]

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IMNZ Newsletter: Polar blasts. Antarctic ice shelves moving closer. Winter, eh?

www.indies.co.nz This week, Aldous Harding returns to the top of our Albums chart and David Dallas sails back into the top spot on the Singles chart. Elsewhere, we have announced a members-deal with Phantom, the Going Global artist applications are open, the APRA Silver Scrolls Top 20 is out – and we eat a lot of popcorn while the ‘fake artists’ story unfolds across this week. […]

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Press release: Phantom Billstickers and Independent Music NZ announce member-deal.

Press release: Phantom Billstickers and Independent Music NZ announce member-deal.

Press Release, Wednesday July 12th 2017 Phantom Billstickers and Independent Music NZ announce member-deal. Independent MNZ is proud to announce a new members-only partnership deal with Phantom Billstickers Ltd, who have been New Zealand’s largest nationwide poster placement company for over 30 years. The poster campaign deal on offer to IMNZ members (Artists & Labels) covers discounted printing and placement across New Zealand. The campaign […]

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IMNZ Newsletter: Going Global – Sept 1-2 2017

IMNZ Newsletter: Going Global – Sept 1-2 2017

www.indies.co.nz Going Global 2017 … showcasing artists can apply below and get amongst it! INTERNATIONAL AND INDUSTRY NEWS As the winning recipient of the 2014 Taite Music Prize, and as proud New Zealanders, IMNZ salutes Lorde for reaching No.1 On Billboard 200 Chart!! Nice work! Lorde notches her first No. 1 album on the Billboard 200 chart, as her second full-length album, Melodrama, debuts atop the list. The set, which was […]

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IMNZ Newsletter: Good crafternoon Fridays, love you.

IMNZ Newsletter: Good crafternoon Fridays, love you.

www.indies.co.nz Is it time to knock off, yet? I wanna go see TEEKS! INTERNATIONAL AND INDUSTRY NEWS NZ Music Awards Categories Get a Shake Up  Nominations for this year’s NZ Music Awards opened this week and close on Wednesday 2 August 2017. To register your album or artists nominations click here. Meanwhile, the media over in Australia this week are taking quite a strident tone with respect to the changes to […]

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IMNZ Newsletter: Congrats to Jonathan Crayford – best jazzer!

IMNZ Newsletter: Congrats to Jonathan Crayford – best jazzer!

www.indies.co.nz INTERNATIONAL AND INDUSTRY NEWS Congratulations to Jonathan Crayford for Winning 2017 Jazz Album of the Year Tui Award! Jonathan Crayford wins the 2017 Jazz Album of the Year Tui Award for EAST WEST MOON, the follow-up to his 2015 Best Album finalist, DARK LIGHT. Teaming up once more with New York rhythm section Ben Street (bass) and Dan Weiss (drums), Jonathan has produced another very fine recording of strong contemporary jazz. […]

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IMNZ Newsletter: The Danger Of Safe Harbour Laws

IMNZ Newsletter: The Danger Of Safe Harbour Laws

www.indies.co.nz This week we feature pointed articles hosted by MBW (Music Business Worldwide) from some of the biggest names in the independent label community – all discussing the danger of ‘safe harbour’ laws in the region, and why they need to change. INTERNATIONAL AND INDUSTRY NEWS ‘Independent Music Companies are most at risk from Dangers of Safe Harbour’  Alison Wenham, CEO of the Worldwide Independent Network (WIN) kicks […]

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IMNZ Newsletter: June, June, June, July…August! … the winter months

IMNZ Newsletter: June, June, June, July…August! … the winter months

www.indies.co.nz Congratulations to all the winners at the Vodafone Pacific Music Awards held last night, it was a great night out with some top performances by SWIDT, Tommy Nee, Aaradhna, Brother Love and more! Check the full winners circle here, and with the weather getting colder, I reckon we all want to be saying Talofa to the islands right about now… INTRODUCING IMNZ’S NEW MEMBERS Anna Coddington […]

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IMNZ Newsletter: Introducing New Members

IMNZ Newsletter: Introducing New Members

www.indies.co.nz INTRODUCING IMNZ’S NEWEST MEMBERS Modern Maori Quartet  Recently The Modern Maori Quartet released a single from their forthcoming album ‘That’s Us’, set for release Friday 15th September via Rhythmethod. Listen to ‘Shine’ here ‘That’s Us!’ features 12 tracks of original waiata. All songs and lyrics composed by Modern Māori Quartet; James Tito, Maaka Pohatu, Matariki Whatarau, Francis Kora & Matu Ngaropo. The album, produced by Francis Kora, features some of New Zealand’s most talented musicians […]

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