Malcolm Young, who founded the Australian rock band AC/DC along with his brother Angus, has died at age 64 after suffering from dementia for several years.
Mf/mp is a hot new semi-local label that has already made waves with its lathe-cut "Sundrian Editions", which feature pairings of experimental electronic musicians from across the country.
Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern joined the Lorde hype at the New Zealand Music Awards, pronouncing the pair "mutual fan girls".
Irish musician and activist Bob Geldof called Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi 'a hand maiden to genocide' as he returned his Freedom of the City of Dublin award in protest.
Taylor Swift angered Kiwi fans by skipping New Zealand on her '1989' world tour. But that's not happening for 'Reputation'.
Lorde was up for a major award at today's MTV EMAs - but she was edged out in a surprise loss.
This is Reuben Bradley's fourth jazz album for Rattle and the New Zealand company maintains it is his ``most relaxed and free-spirited'' disc.
Melbourne-based band Tactical Attack will make a stop in Dunedin on Friday.
With Rivers Cuomo at the helm for 11 albums, not much has changed in Weezer's universe.
You almost pity anyone starting a band in New York. But the city's history is more of an asset than a burden to Qty.
Political turmoil has regalvanised Billy Bragg.
REVIEW: Lorde's Dunedin show last night was an intimate spectacle in which it was unclear whether she or the audience were having a better time.
New label, new sound is the overriding theme of Kelly Clarkson’s 8th album, her first for Atlantic and billed as the one she’s always wanted to make.
A full house got exactly what they anticipated at the Dunedin Town Hall on Saturday and rewarded the musicians with a prolonged standing ovation for a line-up of strictly Dunedin talent and Dunedin...
Chrissie Hynde’s headed for Dunedin, fronting the outlaw band she’s been riding with for decades now, writes Tom McKinlay.
Pictures. — Music by Mussorgsky and Eve de Castro-Robinson. Henry Wong Doe (piano). Rattle CD
Dan Bejar sat out Whiteout Conditions, this year’s excellent New Pornographers album, to finish this one, his 12th Destroyer record.
One of funk’s most important, most eccentric artists, Bootsy Collins’ aim on this latest record was to "create a mystical monster born between a pee-hole and a asshole".
Dunedin’s high schools are pumping out more bands than ever before, although you might not know it because most venues are also bars, and bars don’t allow high school pupils.
The fear of the unknown may have pervaded the first cross-over classical-Dunedin Sound concert, but this time round the nerves are steadier, the musicians involved in Tally Ho! 2 tell Rebecca Fox.