Mitch James’ profile soared after winning a support slot for Ed Sheeran, but his was not a story of overnight success, writes Tony Nielsen.
Two people died, a dozen more were hospitalised and hundreds others sought medical assistance after suspected drug overdoses at a music festival in Sydney, the police said.
In Survivors, well-known Dunedin composer Anthony Ritchie presents interesting and enjoyable works of choral music recorded in Belgium.
Review: Dunedin singer-songwriter Matt Joe Gow's debut album is a rich journey of traditional sounds, writes Tony Nielsen.
A call has gone out for singers to ‘‘have a go’’ as entries open for the Country Music Dunedin Awards in Wingatui.
The Otago Secondary Schools orchestra rehearses for last night's 49th Annual Otago Secondary Schools' Music Festival in the Dunedin Town Hall.
REVIEW: Southern Consort of Voices entertained a capacity audience in St Joseph’s Chapel, acoustically an ideal venue for this a capella mixed voice choir, writes Elizabeth Bouman.
US rapper Mac Miller, whose debut album "Blue Side Park" topped the charts in 2011 and who dated singer Ariana Grande, has died. He was 26.
The first time I saw The Mentalist Collective was when it played to a crowd of 10 or so at one of Re:Fuel's open mike nights.
Fleetwood Mac have debuted their new line-up, including New Zealand's Neil Finn, on the television show Ellen.
Hokitika-born singer-songwriter Katie Thompson - who opened for Elton John - is working on a third album and this time she is using her crowdfunding experience to get to the studio.
Irish rockers U2 have had to cancel a concert in Berlin after frontman Bono lost his voice a few songs into the show.
One of her hit songs is Raise Your Glass, and American superstar Pink had gig-goers doing just that as she raised the roof in Dunedin’s Forsyth Barr Stadium on Saturday night.
It is refreshing that the NZSO engages with successful longstanding contemporary New Zealand music. But, to put it more correctly, it is refreshing that contemporary musicians engage with the NZSO,...
Carl Orff’s popular Carmina Burana entertained a large audience in the Dunedin Town Hall on Saturday evening, writes Elizabeth Bouman.
A Detroit church swelled with the sound of gospel music as family, friends and fans of Aretha Franklin bid rousing farewell to the Queen of Soul at a funeral that featured tributes by Bill Clinton and singer Stevie Wonder.
Jodie and Jared are Pink superfans. Mandie, Lesley and Sharon have beaten bullying, breast cancer and a marriage break-up with the help of her music, writes Bruce Munro.