New Zealand

  • New Zealand Alt-Rock band Voodoo Bloo unpack their new double-sided single!

    New Zealand Alt-Rock band Voodoo Bloo release latest AB side single ‘We’re Here, Love Is Somewhere Else’ and ‘Default’, taken from their upcoming album ‘The Blessed Ghost’, due for release on July 15. The first single ‘We’re Here, Love Is Somewhere Else’ is a dreamy uplifting rock track. Speaking...
  • Standard Jack’s upcoming EP, titled ‘Lost’, is an emotional musical journey from start to finish

    ‘Why’ is the debut single from Standard Jack, the music project of South African-born multi-instrumentalist, Gary Gossman. After playing shows in South Africa under the name ‘Iridescent’, Gary moved to New Zealand to pursue new opportunities in music. Since then, Standard Jack has been playing shows with a live...
  • James Kahu – New Single, “Tequila And Lime Lounge Mix”

    Online music store CD Baby describes New Zealand musician James Kahu’s sounds as ‘Jazz funk rock’ and says he’s a phenomenal singer and bass player. James’ new single, Tequila And Lime Lounge Mix, is now available on all major online retail stores and is expected to increase this DIY...
  • Estella Dawn – “Pretty” – infectious, irresistible ear candy!

    You’d never want to reduce Estella Dawn’s music strictly to formulas, but the strength of her releases tend to have a pretty strong correlation to three factors: the amount of affecting emotion she puts into her performances, the amount of songwriting skill loaded into each track, and the amount...
  • VÏKÆ – “FINELINES” – Sleek power and introspective intimacy!

    The focus on the personal and the expressive on her EP, “FINELINES”, co-written and produced with Abigail Knudson (MISSY), has Ukrainian born, now Auckland based pop artist, VÏKÆ, reflecting on the essential roles she inhabits as a woman, a performer, and a human. Past to present, she scours her...
  • VÏKÆ – “Rumours” is a fantastic reflection of her talents

    Veronika Bell, better known as the singer-songwriter and musician, VÏKÆ, is a Ukrainian-born New Zealander, whose family left Kiev when she was a kid to escape the aftermath of the Chernobyl disaster. Once a classical piano student, as well as an aspiring opera singer in a Classical Performance program...
  • Manu Francois is grand in his vision and ambition

    Manu Francois known for his rapid fire flow, superb singing, solid writing, sharp as hell production, and iconic rasta hairdo has been one of the more slept on powers in the musical community in recent years, always bubbling underneath the surface of the mainstream on the various audio and...
  • Unintended Strangers – “A Lifetime Ago” from somewhere deep in their souls!

    In the ever-growing realm of bombastic pop music, it’s been exceptionally refreshing in recent years to see what can be described as an indie/folk explosion that’s been going on. Pianos, acoustic guitars, violins and cellos, as well as other organic instrumentation have been making a serious comeback. Artists like...
  • Unintended Strangers – The feeling of connection here is palpable!

    Unintended Strangers, the Indie/folk duo comprised of Robert Griffin (U.S) and Chloe Danz (New Zealand), met over the internet by chance during November 2017. A friendship sparked, since they both share the same appreciation for delicate, dynamic, heartfelt and organically created music. Hence the two began their complicated journey...