Dunedin musician Abigail Knudson has just released her debut album, the classical hip-pop of Nicotine.
A hip-hop podcast host's bail has been revoked after he was linked to a concert shooting
Paul McCartney sued Sony Corp's music publishing arm in New York, seeking to get back the copyrights to music of his former band.
Next month's Raggamuffin music festival will be the last, promoters said today.
Sam Valentine shares his pick of "hotly anticipated" Kiwi acts, all but one from Dunedin, with new material out in the next few months.
Hailing from England by way of Spain and South America, Crystal Fighters pluck elements from folk, basque, hi-life and EDM, then shake well, producing an exuberant brand of gypsy punk.
Broadway star Jennifer Holliday said on Saturday (local time) she was pulling out of a concert celebrating the inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump, citing an online article that cast the performance as a "betrayal" of her gay and lesbian fans.
British singers Charlotte Church and Rebecca Ferguson have rejected invitations from US President-elect Donald Trump's team to perform at his inauguration next week, they said in separate statements.
While there is no Dunedin Arts Festival this year, there are still plenty of local, national and international acts to pencil in on your calendar.
Singing superstar Sam Smith has been spotted in Rotorua - enjoying a quiet lunch at Okere Falls Store, according to staff.
Irish rockers U2 said on they would mark the 30th anniversary of their hit album 'The Joshua Tree' by playing it in full on a European and North American tour.
British singer songwriter Peter Sarstedt, known for the 1969 chart topper Where Do You Go To (My Lovely)?, has died at the age of 75, the BBC said on Sunday (local time), citing a statement from his family.
Hundreds of devoted fans gathered at a party in central London on Friday night to pay tribute to George Michael, after the double Grammy-award winning singer died on Christmas Day.
It came as a great surprise to some that more was spent on vinyl in the United Kingdom last November than on digital downloads.
Pop star Janet Jackson gave birth to her first child, a boy, at the age of 50, her publicist said.
Grammy Award-winning singer Mariah Carey shrugged off a botched New Year's Eve show in New York's Times Square, telling fans and critics that life does not always go as planned.
Sony Music, a unit of Sony Corp., said in a short statement that its social media account was "compromised" but that the situation "has been rectified."
George Michael, who has died aged 53, rocketed to stardom with Wham! and went on to enjoy a long and celebrated solo career lined with controversies.
Rick Parfitt, the guitarist of British rock group Status Quo, has died in a hospital in Spain. He was 68.
Looking back at the quintessential 1980s picture of The Mockers, complete with big hair, gold lame and lots of bling, is a trip down memory lane for guitarist Brett Adams.