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Kris Kristofferson is still riding freedom's road Kris Kristofferson is still riding freedom's road

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PLAYLIST: VNZMA winners
PLAYLIST: VNZMA winners

Last night Aotearoa celebrated the Vodafone New Zealand Music Awards with the likes of Lorde and Aaradhna scooping up several…

Lorde, Aaradhna win big
Lorde, Aaradhna win big

Even with her debut album Pure Heroine released too late for consideration, Lorde has come away with four Tuis at tonight's…

NZ Herald Legacy Award: Shona Laing
NZ Herald Legacy Award: Shona Laing

At age 17, Shona Laing blazed a trail for Kiwi women in music. She talks to Lydia Jenkin about her journey

Audio: Shona Laing's mixtape
Audio: Shona Laing's mixtape

Shona Laing stepped into the spotlight at age 17 on the show New Faces , quickly gained fame for her songs Show Your Love…

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Lorde to perform at awards
Lorde to perform at awards

A live performance by Lorde is set to be one of the highlights at tonight's Vodafone New Zealand Music…

NZ Herald Legacy Award - Shona Laing: Glad I'm Not a Kennedy

She wasn't intending to leave London but when Laing came back to New Zealand in 1983, she ended up staying, and found herself…

NZ Herald Legacy Award - Shona Laing: My Love Be Still

Laing didn't mean to stop recording for such a long time, but that's what happened when she moved to Waihi. "I've been…

NZ Herald Legacy Award - Shona Laing: Don't Tell Me

It's a remarkably hard album to track down in New Zealand, but Tied to the Tracks and the single Don't Tell Me are a…

NZ Herald Legacy Award - Shona Laing: 1905
NZ Herald Legacy Award - Shona Laing: 1905

Music was part of Laing's life from the beginning. "My parents bought me a ukulele when I was 6," she…

NZ Herald Legacy Award - Shona Laing: Mercy of Love

The interest Laing had generated in the US during her South period was enough to garner a record deal with Atlantic Records…

The Phoenix Foundation's mixtape (+audio)

Over the years Wellington band The Phoenix Foundation has toured extensively across Europe, released five studio albums…

Stan Walker's mixtape

Stan Walker has become a household name across the country.

NZ Music Awards: Titanium's mixtape (+audio)

New Zealand boy band, Titanium, formed through a competition with the Edge radio station in 2012.

Strong following for Kiwi favourite
Strong following for Kiwi favourite

Shapeshifter's still winning fans here and overseas, writes Paula Yeoman.

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Review: Five Star Comedy Preview

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