Ross Harris: The Kugels play Klesmer by Ross Harris. Atoll CD
Those in shock that America’s first family have dropped their five-syllable album title conceit need not fear.
Dunedin wave-pop outfit Hermann Doose has just released what may or may not be the band’s final record.
Organisers for Britain's Glastonbury Festival named Radiohead as the first headline act to be confirmed for next June's event.
The producer of Lorde's Grammy-winning debut says he's no longer working on the follow-up because the pop star is "trying to do something different".
Rock 'n' roll legend Chuck Berry celebrated his 90th birthday on by announcing that his first album of new music in 38 years would be released next year.
Thousands of Mission Concert punters were left in the lurch yesterday as the official website crashed.
British musician Phil Collins is returning to the stage with his first set of live shows in nearly 10 years, saying his children helped him cut his retirement short.
Decades, A Century of Song. Volume 1, 1810-1820. Singers with Malcolm Martineau (piano). Vivat CD.
Back in 1992, American punk-pop outfit Green Day released sophomore album Kerplunk!, a simplistic, celebratory barrage of guitar and drums that established a template the band then sought to twist...
Classical guitarist Ben Walker and fellow Brit Josienne Clarke follow up their 2014 breakthrough album Nothing Can Bring Back The Hour with an accomplished effort that evokes some formidable...
Apparently, Norah Jones’ key methodology for her sixth studio album was to sit at her kitchen piano, two-year-old child in close proximity, and let the music flow.
Dunedin alternative pop foursome Chandeliers has just released the video single for Leather, the lead track from the group’s forthcoming sophomore EP, II.
Grammy-winning rapper Coolio was charged with unlawful firearm possession stemming from a handgun that prosecutors said was found in his backpack during baggage screening at Los Angeles International Airport last month.
Bob Dylan has won the Nobel Prize for Literature in a surprise decision that made him the only singer-songwriter to win the award.
Michael Jackson topped an annual list of the top-earning dead celebrities for the fourth straight year, far outstripping fellow musical icons Prince and David Bowie who passed away earlier this year.
Take a bow, Otago.
A West Auckland mother is stunned after superstar songstress Lorde donated $10,000 to help her struggling family.
Pop singer Rod Stewart can now call himself Sir Roderick.
Kiwi dance star Parris Goebel has scored herself another nod from the US music industry, nabbing another nomination for Video of the Year for her work on Justin Bieber's 'Sorry'.