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Trust Punks sign to Spunk Records and announce album 'Discipline'

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Unlike many ostensibly "punk" bands, Trust Punks are done with attempts to glamourise the advantages that most guitar-toting white boys are born into. The result of this decision is Discipline, a literate and engaging set of songs informed as much by Foucauldian social theory as it is by Fugazi.

Discipline is a record about the process of becoming a self-aware human being, realising that there ar…

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2014

David Bowie producer says new album on the way!

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David Bowie's longtime producer Tony Visconti has said that Bowie is working on a new album.  

Visconti explained to CNN "There's gonna be another album, definitely ... soon."

When asked whether Bowie might tour he commented  "I don't think he's gonna busk in the Tube ... on the Underground. As far as a concert is concerned I have no idea.  He clearly didn't promote 'The Next Day' with a conce…

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2014

Silver Scrolls finalist Louis Baker releases 7" record 'Just Want To Thank You'

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Silver Scroll Finalist Louis Baker has released his limited edition 7" record 'Just Want To Thank You' which you can hear below.  

Courtesy of the Red Bull Music Academy the record features one song, Just Want To Thank You, with two versions both recorded at the Red Bull Studios in Auckland.

Side B - the acoustic version of the song was released in June and today you can hear Side A co-produc…

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2014

Rachel Dawick releases 'The Boundary Riders'

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September 19th 2014 saw Rachel Dawick launch The Boundary Riders - a collection of musical tales of NZ pioneer women, to be released and celebrated on the date NZ women won the vote in 1893.  This beautifully designed package features a double album (of the full show and musical tracks) and book with a full script of show, images, research and tales of the road.



"The Boundary Riders is the collec…

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2014

Lil Jon 'Turn Down For What' at the Powerstation in October

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US Hip Hop artist and Crunk pioneer Lil Jon is set for one night only at the Powerstation on Thursday 16th October 2014.



Since its December 2013 release, Lil Jon and DJ Snake's Turn Down For What 2013 has stormed the worldwide charts and provided Lil John with his ninth US Top 10 hit. Film-making duo The Daniels (Daniel Kwan and Daniel Scheinert) video for Turn Down For What... has been des…

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