After weeks of speculation and angry fans demanding answers, Rhythm & Vines has today announced they will be postponing their annual New Year's Eve festival to Easter Weekend 2022.
He might be more at home conducting lab tests than dropping rhymes on the mic, but an Auckland scientist has teamed up with an artist to record a rap song with an important message for anyone yet to get the Covid jab.
Dunedin is famous for the ‘‘Dunedin Sound’’, its origins, bands and personalities the subject of many an exhibition and documentary. The latest at the Hocken Library is special in its ability to pull together a range of memorabilia from the time, curators Katherine Milburn and Amanda Mills tell Rebecca Fox.
Having given his family a taste of New Zealand life, singer Paul Whelan is about to head back to a winter Christmas in New York but not without performing the season’s classic Messiah for Dunedin audiences, he tells Rebecca Fox.
Sydney fashion designer Katie Perry has given evidence in her case against pop star Katy Perry for breach of trademark.
Broadway composer and lyricist Stephen Sondheim, who helped American musical theatre reach new artistic heights with works such as "West Side Story", has died aged 91.
AUDIO🔉: Dunedin-trained opera singer Simon O'Neill says he's thrilled to be nominated for two Grammy awards.
Salmonella Dub, with Tiki Taane and Laughton Kora, are the headline act among a "who’s who" of New Zealand music which has been announced to perform at the inaugural Fortune Festival in Dunedin next April.
Covid-19 has come with a silver lining for pianist Diedre Irons — she is in demand and has had her work heard internationally online. She tells Rebecca Fox about windfalls and keeping work fresh.
In the early 1990s, The 3Ds were the Dunedin band that looked most likely to do big things. More than a quarter of a century later, their best two albums are being reissued on vinyl, writes...
As more young people take up the pipe organ, concerns grow about the number of instruments left for them to play. Rebecca Fox talks to organists and those who love the instrument about their future.
Hundreds of items from some of the world's biggest music stars including Eric Clapton, Elvis Presley, Madonna and Michael Jackson will go under the hammer this week.
An attorney for the family of a 9-year-old boy who was trampled at a Travis Scott concert in Houston and was on life support for a week said that the child had died from his injuries.
Four University of Otago students have hit the right note in their quest to follow in the footsteps of Dunedin musical heroes Six60.
Four University of Otago students have hit the right note in their quest for a music scholarship sponsored by Dunedin band Six60.
"This is the real life, living the fantasy, here in the beautiful Waikouaiti; open your eyes, the stars in the sky are free."
The man behind the success of the Dunedin Jazz Club is finally tonight stepping into its spotlight himself, reports Tom McKinlay.
Sting's studio saved his sanity during Covid-19 lockdown. He showed up to put in the work every day. The result is his new album - an album about transitions. He talked to RNZ's Charlotte Ryan...