Art & Entertainment | Book Reviews | Education | Entertainment Video | Health | Lifestyle | Sport | Sport Video | Search

 

LOYAL: A NZ Music Month Project

media release
Friday, 3 May 2013
-FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEAuckland,

Vodafone and Parachute Studios present
LOYAL
A NZ Music Month Project Featuring:
Massad, Loui the Zu, Brooke Duff and the Dave Dobbyn songbook

May 3 2013: Vodafone and Parachute Studios are teaming up to bring you a slice of Dobbyn this New Zealand Music Month.

LOYAL will see pop chameleon Massad, Illegal Musik starlet Brooke Duff and hip-hop wunderkind Loui the Zu converge on Parachute Studios to perform sets of their originals. They’ll also be tipping their hat to New Zealand music royalty, reaching into the pages of national treasure Dave Dobbyn’s songbook to rework one of his iconic tunes.

Each artist has chosen their top three Dobbyn songs and it’s up to their fellow Kiwis to decide which song each of them will cover. Music-lovers can cast their vote on Vodafone’s Facebook page – voting is open from now until 5pm Tuesday 7th May. One of the artist’s in-studio sets will be released each week throughout the rest of May.

LOYAL - TIMELINE
Friday 3rd May - Tuesday 7th May Public voting on Vodafone Facebook page
Wednesday 15th May Loui the Zu sessions released
Wednesday 22nd May Massad sessions released
Wednesday 29th May Brooke Duff sessions released
www.parachutemusic.com
https://www.facebook.com/vodafoneNZ

-ENDS

© Scoop Media

 
 
 
 
 
Culture Headlines | Health Headlines | Education Headlines

 
Gold For RNZ: Muslim Post-9/11 Series, Kim Hill Win In New York

The Radio New Zealand podcast series Public Enemy has won a gold award for excellence for its presenter, Mohamed Hassan, at the prestigious New York Festival Radio Awards announced in Manhattan today. RNZ National’s Saturday Morning host, Kim Hill, also received a gold award for Best Radio Personality. More>>

Human Rights Commission: Give Nothing To Racism

A campaign urging New Zealanders to give nothing to racism and refuse to spread intolerance has been launched by some of the country’s most well-known people. More>>

Louis Vuitton Series Win: Emirates Team NZ Will Challenge For The America’s Cup

By beating Artemis 5-2 they now take on Oracle Team USA in the America’s Cup match starting next weekend. More>>

ALSO:

Monterey: Rodger Fox Big Band Invited To Celebrated Festival

The Rodger Fox Big Band has received an invitation to perform at the 2017 Monterey 60th Anniversary Jazz Festival in the USA in September of this year. More>>

AntARTica: Scientist’s Painting Discovered In Antarctic Hut

The New Zealand Antarctic Heritage Trust has discovered an almost perfectly preserved 118 year old watercolour painting among penguin-excrement, dust and mould covered papers found in an historic hut at Cape Adare, Antarctica. More>>

Scoop Review Of Books: Set In Stone

Tthere are over a thousand public war memorials scattered around the country, commemorating over 30,000 New Zealanders who have died in wartime, and most of whom are buried overseas. More>>>More>>

ALSO:

 
 
 
 
 

LATEST HEADLINES

  • CULTURE
  • HEALTH
  • EDUCATION
 
 
  • Wellington
  • Christchurch
  • Auckland