Taite Music Prize Past & Present Nominees

Below is a list of all the nominated albums for the Taite Music Prize. This is a critically judged award, by invited participants only and is not open to public voting. To listen to all nominated albums, please use the links provided below and then complete the judging form that is sent separately. All the submitted judging forms are cross-referenced with our invited participants for veracity.

Judging Criteria

  • This is a critically judged award. Please consider the artistic merit, creativity, innovation and excellence of each album in its entirety.
  • Judging criteria does not include album sales, artist popularity, recognition, previous awards, live or international achievements.

TAITE MUSIC PRIZE NOMINEES 2017

Artist: Title of Album: Record label: Album listening source:
A Dead Forest Index In All That Drifts From Summit Down Sargent House https://adeadforestindex.bandcamp.com/album/in-all-that-drifts-from-summit-down
Aaradhna Brown Girl Universal Music NZ https://open.spotify.com/album/3kIKZe6GIY1BIQ3zzmHK6E
ALAE ALAE Self-release https://soundcloud.com/alaeofficial/sets/alae-ep
AMY_cin DELTA Self-release www.amycin.bandcamp.com
Andrew Keoghan Every Orchid Offering Fuchsia Kick https://open.spotify.com/album/0ZB114GYiYEkiHDG9Jgq1L
Anna Coddington Luck/Time Loop Recordings Aot(ear)oa https://open.spotify.com/album/2SEAW0omi89HQG2Zu64Tz2
Average Rap Band El Sol YGB https://averagerapband.bandcamp.com/releases
avoid!avoid Particle & Wave Flying Nun Records https://open.spotify.com/album/5AaMmfaYLXb2y1AiJlxXdq
Beastwars Death Of All Things Destroy Records https://beastwars.bandcamp.com/album/the-death-of-all-things
Bloodnut Blues From The Red Sons Independent https://bloodnut.bandcamp.com/album/blues-from-the-red-sons
Broods Conscious Universal Music/Dryden St https://open.spotify.com/album/16WfWS1MmEsRiuFmCs9RMn
Dave Dobbyn Harmony House Red Trolley Records https://davedobbyn.bandcamp.com/releases
Devilskin Be Like The River Devilskin Ltd / Music Management Ltd https://open.spotify.com/album/7clTOFx3U2bOSiPjEAweSW
Doprah Wasting Arch Hill Recordings https://open.spotify.com/album/01tgGHelmVllo6ZaNcygX3
Electric Wire Hustle The 11th Sky Loop Recordings Aot(ear)oa https://play.spotify.com/album/0YXvHJ0WadWpgsHzHbhuDx
Fly My Pretties String Theory Loop Recordings Aot(ear)oa https://open.spotify.com/album/6cqBnQoqY1ez96GxxmNSj0
Gareth Thomas Fizzy Milk Gareth Thomas Design https://open.spotify.com/album/1o73WV8YEQR3tCsUTJv7uu
Ghost Wave Radio Norfolk Flying Nun Records https://open.spotify.com/album/6OkSfMgCCZadAynshPtY4t
Graeme James News From Nowhere Self-release https://open.spotify.com/album/4X06OIR6RNf2bD6qUVAxjU
Greg Fleming and The Working Poor To Hell With These Streets Forget The Past records https://gregflemingnz.bandcamp.com/album/to-hell-with-these-streets
Groeni Hinde Wondercore Island https://groeni.bandcamp.com/album/hinde-2
Henika Henika Self-release https://henika.bandcamp.com/releases
Hopetoun Brown Look So Good Melita Music https://itun.es/nz/npqReb
Jayson Norris Eroded Rangiputa Records https://soundcloud.com/jayson-norris/sets/eroded
Jesse Sheehan Drinking With The Birds Coynash Recordings https://open.spotify.com/album/1frFsp9L3XVuokUi3wd4u5
Joe Blossom All of the Above Cabbage Tree Records www.joeblossom.bandcamp.com
Ladyhawke Wild Things Universal Music NZ https://open.spotify.com/album/6QI9g5RFi49PFa8KEafngg
Lawrence Arabia Absolute Truth Flying Nun Records https://open.spotify.com/album/7j2hYrH6JxMt7sPOgmey8Q
LEISURE LEISURE THE LEISURE COLLECTIVE https://open.spotify.com/album/1SZzXX9j7MdYNkvWadCr4i
Leonard Charles Basement Donuts Wonderful Noise / Hit + Run https://thehitandrun.bandcamp.com/album/basement-donuts-hnr60
Lontalius I’ll Forget 17 POD/Inertia https://open.spotify.com/album/4AtoXXabOs6gjh4EKzJ6d5
Looking For Alaska Looking For Alaska Looking For Alaksa Limited https://lookingforalaskanz.bandcamp.com/album/looking-for-alaska
MAALA Composure Sony Music Entertainment New Zealand https://open.spotify.com/album/5jaaUD2PFvK4kXJvNPv5Dn
Mali Mali As A Dog Dreams Independent http://malimalisongs.com/
Mermaidens Undergrowth Flying Out https://open.spotify.com/album/14itTmkVfyNUKklUogYKIU
Mice On Stilts Hope For A Mourning Aeroplane Music Records https://open.spotify.com/album/0cLPTMArLz0kFzsJdA6xzp
Miles Calder & The Rumours Miles Calder & The Rumours Miles Calder & The Rumours https://milescalder.bandcamp.com
MOSES MOSES Half A Cow Records https://mosesnz.bandcamp.com/album/moses
Myele Manzanza OnePointOne First Word Records https://myelemanzanza.bandcamp.com/album/onepointone-live-at-the-blue-whale
Name UL Choice(s) KWOE Records https://open.spotify.com/album/3C0O00SagxGcr4KFnCCuvj
ONONO Bad Posture Self-release https://o-n-o-n-o.bandcamp.com/album/bad-posture
Orchestra of Spheres Brothers and Sisters of the Black Lagoon https://orchestraofspheresmusic.bandcamp.com/album/brothers-and-sisters-of-the-black-lagoon
Oyawa Won’t Even Try To Scale It Self-release https://open.spotify.com/album/46bDDHuxToGB2C0lmQZ6qh
Pacific Heights The Stillness Warner music https://open.spotify.com/album/3BRLSbZlHoh9bGwddGnYz4
Phil Doublet Endless Highway Self-release https://phildoublet.bandcamp.com
Princess Chelsea Afterglow Lil’ Chief Records https://open.spotify.com/album/0hImxRe0tSmrxTyNXAp5ip
Roy Irwin S.O.D.A. 1:12 Records https://open.spotify.com/album/43zc3FNolU7d7oo6ITPt8s
Seafog Raise Your Skinny Fist Zelle https://seafog.bandcamp.com/releases
sere SERE Arcade Recordings http://flyingout.co.nz/products/sere-sere
Shayne P Carter Offsider Flying Nun Records https://open.spotify.com/album/2LImnqxljWyOHIOExG3bbR
Steve Abel Luck/Hope Kin’sland Records https://steve-abel.bandcamp.com/album/luck-hope
Strahan Out of Exile Strahan Music https://strahanmusic.bandcamp.com/album/out-of-exile
Street Chant Hauora Arch Hill Recordings https://open.spotify.com/album/4LWyIHgukUq2IunqogoQ2M
TALI KETA TALIMUSIC https://open.spotify.com/album/3qiTAXjKMrE10qiKrcMKSa
Tattletale Saints Tattletale Saints Old Oak Music https://open.spotify.com/album/26jcELbJc092WZRVpdcj5Q
The Eversons Stuck In New Zealand Lil’ Chief Records http://theeversons.lilchiefrecords.com/album/stuck-in-new-zealand
The Jason McIver Collective I May No Perf Southern Collective Music https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B01EAL05FE/ref=dm_ws_sp_ps_dp
The Naked And Famous Simple Forms Somewhat Damaged/Universal Music NZ https://open.spotify.com/album/4aiYZjnbNsGa0ccNQyTm3V
The Prophet Hens The Wonderful Shapes of Back Door Keys Fishrider Records https://fishriderrecords.bandcamp.com/album/the-wonderful-shapes-of-back-door-keys
The River Jesters Beautiful Mire Smokey Room Records https://theriverjesters.bandcamp.com/
The Solomon Cole Band Bruises Aeroplan Music Records https://open.spotify.com/album/2AuBzOMDvC0xHVsA0VLc2E
Tom Francis Underestimated Black Market Enterprise https://open.spotify.com/album/4333JshR7Jp6PN5FeRViV1
Tricks & Sleeves Locked Out Of Space Aeroplane Music Records https://open.spotify.com/album/1KMrvdGJ5wkN7uB9LXU9pa
Trip To The Moon A Traveller’s Tale Jazz Score https://itun.es/nz/k_QVdb
Troy Kingi Guitar Party At Uncles Bach Lyttelton Records https://itun.es/nz/Gk8cgb
Unity Pacific Blackbirder Dread A Moving Production Limited https://open.spotify.com/album/0l7mBGwGMgsx5Rnap48XcH
Yumi Zouma Yoncalla Arch Hill Recordings https://open.spotify.com/user/stevemrsh/playlist/2YPnx5qlf5sUZRjCvDV9Az
Zed Brookes O Sweet Cacophony Rhythmstick Records https://zedbrookes.bandcamp.com/
Zen Mantra Zen Mantra Flying Nun Records https://zenmantra.bandcamp.com/album/zen-mantra

 

 


PAST YEAR’S NOMINEES:


TAITE MUSIC PRIZE NOMINEES 2016

Anthonie Tonnon / Successor (Canapé King Records / Southbound)

http://anthonietonnon.com

Avalanche City / We Are For The Wild Places (Warner Music NZ)

https://open.spotify.com/album/57cdANuwz56rk5hl39uYBr

Bellfrog / The First, the Fool (Independent – Alex Taylor)

http://bellfrog.bandcamp.com

Bespin / Osiris (Flying Out)

https://bespin.bandcamp.com

Cairo Knife Fight / The Colossus (Warner Music NZ)

https://open.spotify.com/album/32Kg12m3efeWeuGPMTnonj

Carb on Carb / Carb on Carb (Flying Out)

https://open.spotify.com/album/3DIGNNjeZ0B76LZiDf3ns3

David Kilgour And Sam Hunt / The 9th (Rhythmethod)

https://open.spotify.com/album/5ZYwm4ZWjIAmpzvCyKWFIg

Death And The Maiden / Death And The Maiden (Fishrider Records)

https://fishriderrecords.bandcamp.com/album/death-and-the-maiden

Delaney Davidson / Lucky Guy (Southbound Distribution)

https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/lucky-guy/id1028277925

Diaz Grimm / Osiris (G7NG)

https://soundcloud.com/diazgrimm/sets/osiris-1

Don McGlashan / Lucky Stars (Doncorp / Border)

https://soundcloud.com/donmcglashan

Eb & Sparrow / Sun/Son (Southbound Distribution)

http://ebandsparrow.bandcamp.com/album/sun-son

Eden Mulholland / Hunted Haunted (Warner Music NZ)

https://edenmulholland.bandcamp.com/album/hunted-haunted-2

Ekko Park / Know Hope (Independent – Ekko Park)

https://open.spotify.com/album/0yX5Xd1aJEiAYxv3CItFv6

Fat Freddy’s Drop / Bays (DRM NZ)

https://open.spotify.com/album/3YVrrEYA6Xsf5mzVJK9M98

Gin Wigmore / Blood To Bone (Universal Music NZ)

https://open.spotify.com/album/3dtekEn6Y5SpEDO4sy1d1o

Glass Vaults / Sojourn (Flying Out)

https://glassvaults.bandcamp.com/album/sojourn-3

Hopetoun Brown / Burning Fuse (Southbound Distribution)

https://open.spotify.com/album/2EUNjqagkQIlSJiZtOr18c

Jonathan Bree / A Little Night Music (Lil Chief Records)

https://jonathanbree.bandcamp.com/album/a-little-night-music

Jono Heyes / Le Fisherboy (Monkey Records)

http://monkeyrecords.bandcamp.com/album/le-fisherboy

Left or Right / Trippy (MrYoda Productions)

http://Leftorright.bandcamp.com

Li’l Chuck The One Man Skiffle Machine / Blues In Full Swing (Backyard Music)

https://open.spotify.com/album/6BG6k6QYX42Wo5EuWn6aGG

Marlon Williams / Marlon Williams (Universal Music)

https://open.spotify.com/album/7geGjlmzCOCkq7qFNsD9UP

Matthew Young / Dive EP (Sony Music Entertainment NZ)

https://open.spotify.com/album/2TBVIRqNnbexfzYOLVxdNP

Mel Parsons / Drylands (Cape Road Recordings)

https://melparsons.bandcamp.com

Nadia Reid / Listen to Formation, Look for the Signs (Spunk Records)

http://nadiareid.bandcamp.com/

New Gum Sarn / New Gold Mountain (Spunk Records)

https://open.spotify.com/album/5zoftepQEUSQ8jBej7i1JP

Nicole Andrews / In the Shallows (Independent – Nicole Andrews)

https://nicoleandrews.bandcamp.com/

Paper Cranes 折り鶴 / The Road Home (Little Cranes Productions)

http://lovepapercranes.bandcamp.com/album/the-road-home

Princess Chelsea / The Great Cybernetic Depression (Lil’ Chief Records)

https://soundcloud.com/princesschelsea/sets/tgcd

Proton Beast / Digitizer (MUZAI Records)

https://protonbeast.bandcamp.com/releases

Salad Boys / Metalmania (Independent – Salad Boys)

https://saladboys.bandcamp.com/album/metalmania

She’s So Rad / Tango (From The Crate Records)

https://soundcloud.com/shes_so_rad/sets/tango-album-stream

Silicon / Personal Computer (Universal Music NZ) WINNER 2016

http://silicon.weirdworldrecordco.com

SJD / Saint John Divine (Round Trip Mars)

https://sjdnz.bandcamp.com/album/saint-john-divine

Sonic Delusion / Without Warning (Independent – Sonic Delusion)

https://sonicdelusion.bandcamp.com/

Sunken Seas / Glass (Independent – Sunken Seas)

http://sunkenseas.com/album/glass

Tablefox / OBJECTS (Arcadien)

https://tablefox.bandcamp.com/

Tami Neilson / Don’t Be Afraid (Southbound Distribution)

http://tamineilson.bandcamp.com

The Chills / Silver Bullets (Fire Records / Dunedinmusic.com)

http://open.spotify.com/album/0CCOYxhBXj1PZFT8yMYl7p

The Frank Burkitt Band / Fools & Kings  (Frank Burkitt Music)

http://thefrankburkittband.bandcamp.com/releases

The Impending Adorations / Threshold (Native Tongue)

https://theimpendingadorations.bandcamp.com/album/threshold

The Phoenix Foundation / Give Up Your Dreams (The Phoenix Foundation)

https://thephoenixfoundation.bandcamp.com/album/give-up-your-dreams

The Shifting Sands / Cosmic Radio Station (Fishrider Records)

https://fishriderrecords.bandcamp.com/album/cosmic-radio-station

The Warratahs / Runaway Days (Southbound Distribution)

https://itunes.apple.com/nz/album/runaway-days/id997205491

Tiny Ruins & Hamish Kilgour / Hurtling Through (Flying Nun Records)

https://tinyruins.bandcamp.com/album/hurtling-through

Trinity Roots / Citizen (Rhythmethod)

https://open.spotify.com/album/0LeaJs9OMu4AaHfJ2UZyRt

Tunes of I / Restless (Jam Jar Management)

https://open.spotify.com/artist/6AdX4TgEt0fYWoRqvHi81A

Tyra Hammond / Tyra Hammond E.P. (From The Crate Records)

https://tyrahammond.bandcamp.com/

Unknown Mortal Orchestra / Multi Love (Rhythmethod)

https://open.spotify.com/album/587Clxxo1i5flgjvS52bEC

Villainy / Dead Sight (Warner Music NZ)

https://open.spotify.com/album/07hfSmvIlJpokUMSow26wZ

Yoko-Zuna / This Place Here (Independent – Yoko-Zuna)

https://soundcloud.com/yokozunabeats/sets/this-place-here


TAITE MUSIC PRIZE 2015 NOMINEES:

@peace / @peace and the Plutonian Noise Symphony (Young, Gifted and Broke)

http://at-peace.bandcamp.com/album/peace-and-the-plutonian-noise-symphony

Aldous Harding / Aldous Harding (Lyttleton Records / Flying Out)

http://open.spotify.com/artist/3lmR0qMiGuoIF9UC54egcG

Beach Pigs / Grom Warfare (Independent – Beach Pigs)

http://beachpigsnz.bandcamp.com/album/grom-warfare

Breaks Co-Op / Sounds Familiar (Breaks Co Limited)

http://open.spotify.com/album/61rS4j79qcYM6fYfCOzcB9

Broods / Evergreen (Dryden Street)

https://open.spotify.com/album/0HrAEwPOV0brDG0wvTWXUB

Bunnies on Ponies / Heat Death of The Universe (Flying Out)

http://open.spotify.com/album/3cu53WK6iZ1qpvmSdNmXjM

Clap Clap Riot / Nobody/Everybody (Clap Clap Records)

https://play.spotify.com/album/5bbUsOqYooLK7xOcLWLfXR?play=true&utm_source=open.spotify.com&utm_medium=open

Delaney Davidson / Swim Down Low (Outside Inside)

https://soundcloud.com/outside-inside-records/sets/de/s-JrcX1

Devils Elbow / Absolute Domain (Hit Your Head Music)

https://devilselbowofficial.bandcamp.com/album/absolute-domain

Devilskin / We Rise (Devilskin)

http://www.amplifier.co.nz/release/107376/we-rise.html

Dictaphone Blues / Mufti Day (Banished From The Universe)

http://dictaphoneblues.bandcamp.com

Die! Die! Die! / SWIM (Records etcetera)

http://albumstreams.com/s/die-die-die/swim

Electric Wire Hustle / Love Can Prevail (Okayplayer Records)

http://www.amplifier.co.nz/release/109529/love-can-prevail.html

Emily Edrosa / Emily Edrosa (Flying Out/Emily Edrosa)

http://emilyedrosa.bandcamp.com/

Eyreton Hall / Featherstitch (Independent – Eyreton Hall)

https://eyretonhall.bandcamp.com/album/featherstitch

Flip Grater / Pigalle (Maiden Records)

http://www.amplifier.co.nz/release/105307/pigalle.html

French For Rabbits / Spirits (Lefse Records)

http://frenchforrabbits.bandcamp.com

Glass Owls / Out From The Darkness (Money Beat Records)

https://glassowls.bandcamp.com/

Gold Medal Famous / Free Body Culture EP (Powertool Records)

https://powertoolrecords.bandcamp.com/album/gold-medal-famous-free-body-culture-ep-2014

Golden Curtain / Dream City (Cosmicolitan Records)

https://goldencurtain.bandcamp.com/

Goon / Flying Numb (Powertool Records)

https://powertoolrecords.bandcamp.com/album/goon-flying-numb-2014

Grayson Gilmour / Infinite Life! (Flying Nun Records)

http://open.spotify.com/album/51EPv3CwtiwAdmsxHgwMYA

His Masters Voice / Possession (The Devils Blues Records)

www.hismastersvoice.bandcamp.com

Jakob / Sines (Shoot The Freak) (WINNER 2015)

https://soundcloud.com/jakobtheband/sets/sines

Jeremy Redmore / Clouds Are Alive (Redmore Books)

http://open.spotify.com/album/4TAI59SWHQdHQz1VqTANVX

Jordan Reyne / Maiden, Mother, [Crone] (Powertool Records, Factory Nation)

https://jordanreyne.bandcamp.com/album/maiden-mother-crone-ep

Just One Fix / Let Them Hate… So Long As They Fear (Just One Fix)

http://www.reverbnation.com/justonefixnz

Kimbra / The Golden Echo (Warner Brother Records)

http://open.spotify.com/album/66hoUkjxM7tVQwu7bZocwP

Leonard Charles / ABRACELEBREX (From The Crate Records)

https://shessorad.bandcamp.com/album/abracelebrex-e-p

Libeau / Led by the Moon (Independent – Natalie Libeau)

https://libeau.bandcamp.com

Little Bark / USB (XX Records)

http://open.spotify.com/album/46LybLr8VY2bs2wxWRpNFc

Luckless / Vindication Blues (Luckless)

https://luckless.bandcamp.com/album/vindication-blues

Macombee and the Absolute Truth / No Man’s Land (Ellamy Records)

http://macombeeandtheabsolutetruth.bandcamp.com/album/no-mans-land

Midnight Gallery / Midnight Gallery (MG Music)

http://open.spotify.com/album/1SRBYV2UHzzizsK5Ric2jk

Moana and the Tribe / Rima (Black Pearl)

http://www.amplifier.co.nz/release/109541/rima.html

Monique Aiken / String (Independent-Monique Aiken)

https://moniqueaiken.bandcamp.com/album/string-2

Moppy / Seconds (MUZAI Records)

https://muzai.bandcamp.com/album/seconds

Mulholland / Stop & Start Again (Mulholland)

http://www.amplifier.co.nz/release/109447/stop-and-start-again.html

Nathan Haines / 5 A Day (Haven Music)

http://open.spotify.com/album/7za0lavwXVFjLf3gIvYbda

Oakley Grenell / The Deep (Central Records / Border)

http://oakleygrenell.bandcamp.com/album/the-deep

PNC / The Codes (PNC)

http://www.amplifier.co.nz/release/106977/the-codes.html

Rachel Dawick / The Boundary Riders (Forgotten World Highway Records)

www.racheldawick.com

Rob Ruha / Tiki Tapu (Independent – Rob Ruha)

https://play.spotify.com/search/rob%20ruha

Rob Thorne / Whaia Te Maramatanga (Rattle Records)

http://www.rattlerecords.net/index.php?page=shop.product_details&flypage=flypage.tpl&product_id=197&category_id=1&option=com_virtuemart&Itemid=999

Robert Scott / The Green House (Flying Nun Records)

http://open.spotify.com/album/0hq7sQUZ7n3Q7uSIpm5pZb

Ron Gallipoli / Ron Gallipoli Loves You All (Freezing Works Music)

http://rongallipoli.bandcamp.com/

Sammy Johnson / The Sammy Johnson EP (Dawn Raid Entertainment)

http://www.amplifier.co.nz/release/110757/the-sammy-johnson-ep.html

Shihad / FVEY (Warner Music New Zealand)

http://open.spotify.com/album/6KB4XHPfX4sGVorWhBnfAZ

Sola Rosa / Magnetics (Way Up Records)

http://www.amplifier.co.nz/release/109682/magnetics.html

Streets Of Laredo / Volume I & II (Universal Music/Dine Alone Music Inc.)

http://open.spotify.com/album/4PAo8tTvIM8qxUECLCzdiA

Suren Unka / El Chupacabra (Unka Records)

https://surenunka.bandcamp.com/album/el-chupacabra

Sven Olsen’s Brutal Canadian Love Saga / The Almanac Vol 1 and 2 (Frying Pan on Fire)

https://svenolsensbrutalcanadianlovesaga.bandcamp.com/album/the-almanac-volume-1-2

Tami Neilson / Dynamite (Neilson Records)

https://soundcloud.com/tamineilsonmusic/sets/tami-neilson-dynamite/s-hvkVo

Team Dynamite / Shepherds Delight (Young Gifted and Broke)

http://www.amplifier.co.nz/release/104429/shepherds-delight.html

The Eastern / The Territory (Rough Peel Records)

http://www.amplifier.co.nz/release/109974/the-territory.html

The Jason McIver Collective / The Big Blue (Southern Collective Music)

https://itunes.apple.com/nz/album/the-big-blue-ep/id939470496?uo=4&at=10lrHH

The Latest Fallout / The Latest Fallout (Southern Collective Music)

https://play.spotify.com/artist/7giNfcYTz3IdP3v4VCCQjh?play=true&utm_source=open.spotify.com&utm_medium=open

The Nomad / (The Nomad)

https://soundcloud.com/thenomad/the-nomad-album-7-sampler-out-7714

The Roulettes / The Roulettes (Independent – The Roulettes)

http://theroulettes.bandcamp.com/

The Spines / Blood (Independent – The Spines)

https://spines1.bandcamp.com/music

Tiny Ruins / Brightly Painted One (Arch Hill Recordings/Spunk Records)

http://open.spotify.com/album/1vNCQITy975fNEM6iZwyJu

Trick Mammoth / Floristry (Fishrider Records)

https://fishriderrecords.bandcamp.com/album/floristry

Tyson Smith / The Hollow Tree (Hex Wobbler)

https://tysonsmith.bandcamp.com/

Vorn / More Songs About Girls and the Apocalypse (Powertool Records)

https://powertoolrecords.bandcamp.com/album/vorn-more-songs-about-girls-and-the-apocalypse-2014

Will Wood / Broken Man (Lyttelton Records)

https://willwoodnz.bandcamp.com/album/broken-man


TAITE MUSIC PRIZE 2014 NOMINEES: 

Artist: Title of Album: Name of nominating record label/distributor: Web link to album online listening source:
@Peace Girl Songs Frequency Media Group / Universal http://open.spotify.com/album/4VzjlgMaCBr3qpJrnAz7nI
2.a.m Orchestra Working to Divide Ellamy Records http://2amorchestra.com/album/working-to-divide
8 Foot Sativa The Shadow Masters Rhythmethod http://www.amplifier.co.nz/release/102272/the-shadow-masters.html?play=102275#item102275
Andrew Fruean DREW AEJ Music www.andrewfruean.com/drew-album
Anna van Riel Whistle and Hum Anna van Riel www.annavanriel.com
April Fish Blurred Violet Violet http://aprilfish.bandcamp.com/album/blurred
Badd Energy Underwater Pyramids Flying Nun Records https://flyingnun.bandcamp.com/album/underwater-pyramids
Bailterspace Trinine Arch Hill Recordings http://open.spotify.com/album/44U7ViX5WEytAuhekdFbwG
Bannerman Claw Hammer DRM http://www.amplifier.co.nz/release/98838/clawhammer.html
Beastwars Blood Becomes Fire Destroy Records www.beastwars.bandcamp.com
Black City Lights Another Life Stars and Letters http://blackcitylights.bandcamp.com/album/another-life
Bond Street Bridge The Explorers Club: Antarctica Banished From The Universe http://bondstreetbridge.bandcamp.com/
David Dallas Falling Into Place Frequency Media Group / Universal http://daviddallas.bandcamp.com/album/falling-into-place-2
Denelle Verse One Ellamy Records http://denelle.bandcamp.com/album/verse-one
Eden Mulholland Feed the Beast Eden Mulholland Music http://edenmulholland.bandcamp.com/album/feed-the-beast
Fat Freddy’s Drop Blackbird Rhythmethod http://www.amplifier.co.nz/release/98385/blackbird.html
Ghost Wave Ages Arch Hill Recordings http://open.spotify.com/album/4KrfQn9qZAHwxcWCmkjfiY
Holly Christina Break the Mould HollyChristinaMusic https://soundcloud.com/hollychristinamusic/sets/break-the-mould-album
Into The East Fight From The Inside Self Sown https://intotheeast.bandcamp.com/album/fight-from-the-inside
Jonathan Bree The Primrose Path Lil’ Chief Records http://jonathanbree.bandcamp.com/album/the-primrose-path
Lord Echo Curiosities DRM http://www.amplifier.co.nz/release/103729/curiosities.html
Lorde Pure Heroine Universal Music New Zealand http://open.spotify.com/album/3Ywlsvgu3H6L3q9NHydNR3
Males Run Run Run/MalesMalesMales Fishrider Records http://malesmalesmales.bandcamp.com/album/run-run-run-malesmalesmales
Maree Sheehan Chasing the Light Easy Street Productions http://www.mareesheehan.com/#!music-page/c1e0c
Matt Langley Virginia Avenue DRM http://www.amplifier.co.nz/release/97242/virginia-avenue.html
Miles Calder & The Rumours The Crossing Over Miles Calder http://milescalder.bandcamp.com/
Mountaineater Mountaineater Banished From The Universe http://mountaineater.bandcamp.com/
Nick Raven Love&Lomography Powertool Records http://powertoolrecords.bandcamp.com/album/nick-raven-love-lomography-2013
Phil Doublet Stone & Wood Quirky Records http://phildoublet.bandcamp.com/album/stone-wood
River’s Edge Cambridge Town Powertool Records http://powertoolrecords.bandcamp.com/album/rivers-edge-cambridge-town-2013
Salon Kingsadore Anti-Borneo Magic Sarang Bang Records http://www.sarangbang.co.nz/muscol/S/Salon-Kingsadore/Anti-Borneo-Magic.html
Shapeshifter Delta Truetone Recordings https://soundcloud.com/shapeshifterlivenz/sets/shapeshifter-delta-1
Sharpie Crows 12 Omeros Flying Nun Records http://flyingnun.bandcamp.com/album/sharpie-crows-12-omeros
Shayna King The Day Is Young Te Ao Records http://www.shaynaking.com/listen
Sheep Dog& Wolf Egospect Lil’ Chief Records http://download.sheepdogandwolf.com
Superturtle Beat Manifesto Sarang Bang Records http://www.sarangbang.co.nz/muscol/S/Superturtle/Beat-Manifesto.html
Surf City We Knew It Was Not Going To Be Like This Arch Hill Recordings http://open.spotify.com/album/1fy5g7mFqj7OFj3eCo3UL4
Surf Friends Endorphins Flying Nun Records https://flyingnun.bandcamp.com/album/endorphins
T54 In Brush Park Flying Nun Records https://flyingnun.bandcamp.com/album/in-brush-park
Tama Waipara Fill Up The Silence DRM http://www.amplifier.co.nz/release/102427/fill-up-the-silence.html
The Adventures of Mikejoffa Miss Fortunes Joffa Productions https://theadventuresofmikejoffa.bandcamp.com
The All Seeing Hand Mechatronics MUZAI Records http://the-all-seeing-hand.bandcamp.com/album/mechatronics
The Bads Travel Light The Bads/Warner Music https://thebads1.bandcamp.com
The Map Room The Map Room DRM http://www.amplifier.co.nz/release/99352/the-map-room.html
The Phoenix Foundation Fandango The Phoenix Foundation/Universal http://thephoenixfoundation.bandcamp.com/album/digital-fandango-nz-aus-only
The Tiny Lies The Oaks They Will Bow Southbound Distribution http://www.thetinylies.com
The Veils Time Stays, We Go Rhythmethod http://www.amplifier.co.nz/release/96711/time-stays-we-go.html
Thomas Oliver Beneath the Weissenborn Rhythmethod http://www.amplifier.co.nz/release/102200/beneath-the-weissenborn.html
Transistors Is This Anything? Arch Hill Recordings http://open.spotify.com/album/5HfMyulAMsWRvyd55N1Voi
Ulcerate Vermis Southbound Distribution http://ulcerate.bandcamp.com/releases
Unknown Mortal Orchestra II Rhythmethod http://open.spotify.com/album/21jXaEZ2hI4ONJIfuw3R78
VDMC Enter: The Madness Voodoo Creation Records https://itunes.apple.com/nz/album/enter-the-madness/id668741044

TAITE MUSIC PRIZE NOMINEES (2013)

 

Artist: Title of Album: Nominating record label/distributor: Web link to album online listening source:
@Peace @Peace Frequency Media Group http://at-peace.bandcamp.com/
Aaradhna Treble & Reverb Frequency Media Group http://aaradhna.bandcamp.com/
Adam Page, James Brown, John Psathas The Harvest Rattle http://tinyurl.com/RATJ1012  (register with coupon code ‘taite’)
Arc Of Ascent The Higher Key Rhythmethod http://arcofascent.bandcamp.com/
Ariana Tikao From Dust to Light Rhythmethod http://arianatikao.bandcamp.com/
Artisan Guns Coral Raccoon Jacket http://artisanguns.bandcamp.com
Bailterspace Strobosphere Arch Hill Recordings http://open.spotify.com/album/2OAdjkDDSkbcgvtpQxqvfb
Bill Borman In Our Dreams We’re Flying Moment Studio http://billborman.bandcamp.com/album/in-our-dreams-were-flying
Bury Me Low BURY ME LOW Stone Winner Music http://soundcloud.com/user3072509/sets/bury-me-low-the-debut-album
Clap Clap Riot Counting Spins Clap Clap Records http://open.spotify.com/album/5y7TTKCcAlzeiJ2nEAoqUu
Collapsing Cities Strangers again CRS Management http://collapsingcities.bandcamp.com/album/strangers-again
Concord Dawn Air Chrysalis Frequency Media Group http://concorddawn.bandcamp.com/
Cool Rainbows Whale Rocket Lil Chief http://coolrainbows.bandcamp.com/album/whale-rocket
Craig Terris Bleat Your Heart Out I’m In The Milk http://craigterris.bandcamp.com/
Dear Time’s Waste Some Kind Of Eden Scrappy Disk / Universal http://deartimeswaste.bandcamp.com/album/some-kind-of-eden-2
Decortica 11811 EMI Music New Zealand http://music.decortica.com/album/11811
Dictaphone Blues Beneath The Crystal Palace Banished From The Universe http://dictaphoneblues.bandcamp.com/
Die! Die! Die! Harmony DRMNZ http://www.amplifier.co.nz/release/86884/harmony.html
fleaBITE CIRCUS OF FLEAS Border http://www.amplifier.co.nz/release/89926/circus-of-fleas.html
French For Rabbits Claimed By The Sea Aeroplane Music http://frenchforrabbits.bandcamp.com/album/claimed-by-the-sea-ep
Fuyuko’s Fables Everybody is Weird Fuyuko’s Fables http://fuyukosfables.bandcamp.com/
Gerry Paul Tales From the Sea & an Elephant Tree Wacky Tales Ltd. https://soundcloud.com/hanktheshark
Go Stop Go Go Stop Go LucaDiscs https://soundcloud.com/lucadiscs/sets/go-stop-go/s-mFSwq
Gold Medal Famous 100% Pure Powertool Records http://powertoolrecords.bandcamp.com/album/gold-medal-famous-100-pure-2012
Greg Fleming and The Trains Edge of the City LucaDiscs http://www.gregfleming.co.nz
Greg Johnson Exits Aeroplane Music http://gregjohnson.bandcamp.com/
Great North Halves Border Music http://greatnorth.bandcamp.com/album/halves
Heart Attack Alley Living In Hell Voodoo Rhythm Records http://open.spotify.com/track/3oVM5NSndn5QLdgLLFDrKa
Hero and the Fighter Changes LDP Entertainment Ltd https://itunes.apple.com/nz/album/hero-and-the-fighter/id560354803
Home Brew Home Brew Frequency Media Group http://homebrew.bandcamp.com/
Iva Lamkum Black Eagle Ice Ltd http://ivalamkum.bandcamp.com/
James Duncan Vanishing Banished From The Universe http://jamesduncan.bandcamp.com/#zplays
Jess Harlen Park Yard Slang Aeroplane Music Services http://jessharlen.bandcamp.com/
Junica The Celebration Let The People Speak https://soundcloud.com/junica
KidsOf88 Modern Love Dryden Street https://soundcloud.com/drydenstreet/sets/kidsof88-modernlove-masters-1
Kora Light Years DRMNZ http://www.amplifier.co.nz/release/90380/light-years.html?full=1
Kurt Shanks Blood Line Heart Plus1 http://kurtshanks.bandcamp.com/
Lawrence Arabia The Sparrow Triple M Management http://lawrencearabia.bandcamp.com/album/the-sparrow-2
Luckless Luckless Border Music Ltd http://luckless.bandcamp.com
Lydia Cole Me & Moon CRS Management http://lydiacole.bandcamp.com/album/me-moon
Maisey Rika Whitiora Moonlight Sounds https://soundcloud.com/moonlightsounds/sets/maisey-rika-whitiora/s-jITzt
Mark Lockett Sneaking Out After Midnight Rattle http://tinyurl.com/RATJ1011 (register with coupon code ‘taite’)
Minuit Last Night You Saw This Band Aeroplane Music http://minuit.bandcamp.com
Nga Tae Nga Tae Rattle http://tinyurl.com/ia02ngatae  (register with coupon code ‘taite’)
Nightchoir See The First Star ElevenfiftySeven Records http://nightchoir.bandcamp.com/
OPOSSOM Electric Hawaii CRS Management/CRS Records http://opossom.bandcamp.com/
Otis Mace Country Tree OMM https://itunes.apple.com/nz/album/country-tree/id582172673?uo=4
PHANTOM EMPIRE If The World Burns RKCNDY Entertainment & Creative www.phantomempire.bandcamp.com
Renee Maurice Dedications Mighty Ape http://www.amplifier.co.nz/release/23459/dedications.html
Reuben Bradley Mantis Rattle http://tinyurl.com/j014mantis  (register with coupon code ‘taite’)
Roger Marshall Over There Roger Marshall http://www.rogermarshall.co.nz
Ruby Frost Volition Universal Music https://soundcloud.com/pieinthesky/sets/volition/s-DgHAA
Sharkness Coat of Arms Vindictive Solutions Limited http://soundcloud.com/s-h-a-r-k-n-e-s-s/sets/coat-of-arms
Sherpa Lesser Flamingo DRMNZ http://www.amplifier.co.nz/release/83555/lesser-flamingo.html
Shima A World Without Music Michael Ferriss www.shima.co.nz
Sir T Walk With Me Move The Crowd Records https://soundcloud.com/movethecrowd/sets/sir-t-walk-with-me
SJD Elastic Wasteland Round Trip Mars http://sjdnz.bandcamp.com/
Sola Rosa Low And Behold, High And Beyond Rhythmethod http://music.solarosa.com/
Sunken Seas Null Hour MUZAI Records http://muzai.bandcamp.com/album/null-hour
Tali Of Things To Come TALIMUSIC https://soundcloud.com/talimusictaiteprize
The Black Seeds Dust And Dirt The Black Seeds http://theblackseeds.bandcamp.com/album/dust-and-dirt-cd-digital-nz-aus-only
The Datsuns Death Rattle Boogie Hellsquad https://soundcloud.com/thedatsuns
The Eastern Hope and Wire Rough Peel Records https://itunes.apple.com/nz/album/hope-and-wire/id507936030
The Eversons Summer Feeling Lil Chief Records http://theeversons.lilchiefrecords.com/album/summer-feeling
The Golden Awesome Autumn Rhythmethod http://thegoldenawesomenz.bandcamp.com/
The Magnolia Corporation Intermission Self Release www.themagnoliacorporation.com
The Puddle Secret Holiday/ Victory Blues Fishrider Records http://thepuddle.bandcamp.com/album/secret-holiday-victory-blues
The Troubles The Troubles Rattle http://tinyurl.com/RATJ1010 (register with coupon code ‘taite’)
The Verlaines Untimely Meditations Flying Nun Records http://flyingnun.bandcamp.com/album/untimely-meditations
The Wyld Preface Dryden Street thewyld.bandcamp.com
Thieves Two self-released http://thievesss.bandcamp.com/album/thieves-2
Tono & The Finance Company Up Here For Dancing Border Music Ltd http://tonoandthefinancecompany.com/album/up-here-for-dancing
Urbantramper Internet Freedom is Love Home Alone Music http://urbantramper.bandcamp.com/album/internet-freedom-is-love-2012
Villainy Mode. Set. Clear. Villain Music https://soundcloud.com/villainy/sets/mode-set-clear
Zen Mantra How Many Padmes Hum? DRMNZ http://www.amplifier.co.nz/release/91788/how-many-padmes-hum.html