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The Ember Days

The Ember Days is an Indie Rock band originally from New Zealand, now based out of Nashville, Tennessee. They are currently not signed to any record label. Founded in 2006, Jason and Janell Belcher began the band with the desire to create epic an ...

                                               

From Scratch (music group)

From Scratch are a New Zealand experimental music / performance group, best known for their large sculptural invented instruments and rhythmic innovation. They have performed since 1974 with an ever-changing lineup, though principally led by Phil ...

                                               

Grand Central Band

The Grand Central Band was a New Zealand-based band formed in 1997 by Chris Melville. The band moved through several different line-ups, and over the years employed and guested around 70 different musicians, and esteemed local celebrities includi ...

                                               

Hamilton County Bluegrass Band

The Hamilton County Bluegrass Band was founded in Hamilton by Alan Rhodes and Paul Trenwith. Their main influence was the music of Lester Flatt and Earl Scruggs from the Blue Grass Boys. Dave Calder, who was studying at the University of Auckland ...

                                               

Hieronymus Bosch (band)

For the Dutch Painter, see Hieronymus Bosch. For the author and poet Hieronymus de Bosch, see Hieronymus de Butch. For the fictional character, see Harry Bosch. Hieronymus Bosch is New Zealands long dark industrial experimental noise-punk act for ...

                                               

Hogsnort Rupert

Hogsnort Rupert are a New Zealand band. Originally formed in 1968 as Hogsnort Ruperts Original Flagon Band, they shortened their name after their second album in 1970. They are known for their light, humorous brand of music which produced several ...

                                               

House of Downtown

House of Downtown were a New Zealand-based electronic music act consisting of DJs / producers Christiaan Ercolano and Emerson Todd, active between 1999 and 2003. They have released two well-received albums on the state label at home through the w ...

                                               

Howard Morrison Quartet

The Howard Morrison Quartet was a New Zealand band during the 1950s and early 1960s. The band was formed by Sir Howard Morrison and included Gerry Merito, Wi Wharekura and Noel Kingi. Howard Morrison was born in Rotorua in 1935 in Rugby-playing f ...

                                               

International Observer

International Observer is a New Zealand band formed by Tom Bailey, musician and ex-lead singer of the British band the Thompson Twins, which rose to fame during the 1980s. Its debut album, Seen, featured Māori visual artist Rakai Karaitiana as pa ...

                                               

The Leers (band)

The Leers are a four piece alt/indie/pop band from Mt Maunganui who relocated to Auckland in 2010 to pursue their collective dream of being musicians. Their debut self-titled EP was released in 2011 and featured the hit single "Shame, Shame, Sham ...

                                               

Lips (New Zealand band)

Lips is a New Zealand-based music group consisting of New Zealander singer and keyboardist Steph Brown, and American multi-instrumentalist/producer Fen Ikner, founded by Brown in 2010 in New York City. Lips is visually represented by the characte ...

                                               

Minuit (band)

Minuit are an electronic band from New Zealand, formed in Nelson. The members of Minuit. include lead singer, Ruth Carr, with Paul Dodge also known as Give me a caesarean! and Ryan Beehre also known as FunknSloCuts slot machines.

                                               

The Narcs

The Narcs are an award winning New Zealand band, that formed in 1980 in Christchurch, New Zealand, by bassist Tony Waine, drummer Bob Ogilvie and guitarist Garth Sinclair – departed/replaced by Australian guitarist/singer songwriter Andrew/Andy D ...

                                               

Netherworld Dancing Toys

Netherworld Dancing Toys was a New Zealand band from Dunedin formed in 1982. In 1985, their single "For Today" reached No3 in the New Zealand singles chart.

                                               

New Zealand String Quartet

The New Zealand String Quartet is New Zealand’s only full-time string quartet. The current formation of musicians consists of Helene Pohl, Monique Lapins, Gillian Ansell and Rolf Gjelsten. Former members include Wilma Smith and Douglas Beilman. I ...

                                               

Parachute Band

Parachute Band was a Christian worship band from Auckland, New Zealand, formed out of the New Zealand-based Christian organisation Parachute Music. The band made pop/rock music and spanned over two generations of musicians.

                                               

Payola (New Zealand band)

Payola are a six-piece folk/rock/soul band from Auckland, New Zealand. The group has been described as a combination of Motown meets AC / DC / the chambers brothers meets this / led Zeppelin meets Solomon Burke with primal scream supporting. In a ...

                                               

The Radars

The Radars were a New Zealand group that was made up of mainly visually impaired musicians. They backed Deane Waretini on his no 1 hit "The Bridge" in 1981, and they won the Best Polynesian Album award at the 1983 New Zealand Music Awards. They p ...

                                               

Red Hot Peppers (New Zealand band)

The Red Hot Peppers was a New Zealand band formed in 1975 by Robbie Laven. The band members were Robbie Laven who played multiple instruments including mandolin, ang klungs, congas, saxes, flute, guitars, clarinet, fiddle, Glockenspiel, zither, b ...

                                               

Rua (band)

Rua was a band based in Christchurch, New Zealand, for more than 20 years. Their musical style was Celtic fusion, with a range of traditional and original compositions in their repertoire. Rua performed their farewell concerts at Lyttelton in Dec ...

                                               

Satellite Spies

Satellite Spies was a New Zealand band formed in 1984 by Deane Sutherland and Mark Loveys. The group enjoyed some success with "Destiny in Motion" which charted at #14, and in the 1985 New Zealand Music Awards were voted Most Promising Group, wit ...

                                               

Schnell Fenster

Schnell Fenster were an Australian pop, rock band formed in 1986 by Noel Crombie on drums and percussion, Nigel Griggs on bass guitar and backing vocals, Phil Judd on lead vocals and guitar, and Eddie Rayner on keyboards and piano – who were all ...

                                               

Shapeshifter (band)

Shapeshifter are a live drum and bass act from New Zealand. They are known for their live shows and blend of heavy soul with drum and bass. They have made appearances at Glastonbury, The Big Chill, Big Day Out, Parklife plus sold-out performances ...

                                               

The Stereo Bus

The Stereo Bus is a New Zealand band, formed by David Yetton, formerly of the Jean-Paul Sartre Experience. The band recorded two albums: the stereo bus in 1997 and brand new in 1999 and were originally active between 1997 and 2000. In March 2011 ...

                                               

Street Chant

Street Chant is a New Zealand indie rock band who are signed to Flying Nun Records. The group was founded in Auckland in late 2007 with Emily edrosa on guitar and vocals, Billie Rogers on bass and backing vocals and Mikey Sperring on drums, origi ...

                                               

Supergroove

Supergroove is a New Zealand funk rock music group. Their debut album Traction was released in 1994. The group disbanded in 1997 but reformed in 2007.

                                               

Tahuna Breaks

Tahuna Breaks was a band from New Zealand that formed in Auckland in January 2005. The band was named after Tahuna Street where they had their first jam. Their musical style incorporated elements of reggae, soul and electro funk music.

                                               

Tommy Ill

Tommy Ill is a Wellington, New Zealand based rapper. Tommy Ill is one man, Tom Young, though the live band has a revolving cast of members: Kelvin Neal, Buck Beauchamp, James Beavis and Brian Hainsworth. Tommys music has a reputation for being qu ...

                                               

Working with Walt

Working With Walt was a music group formed in the 1980s, and based in Dunedin, New Zealand. Working with Walt disbanded somewhere in the late 1980s with Jan Hellriegel going on to a solo music career, and David wood the formation of straitjacket ...

                                               

Wellington International Ukulele Orchestra

The Wellington International Ukulele Orchestra is an ensemble of ukulele players based in Wellington, New Zealand. Apart from a double bass the band is composed entirely of ukuleles. Their repertoire consists mainly of covers of modern popular mu ...

                                               

Yumi Zouma

Yumi Zouma are an alternative pop band from New Zealand. The band consists of Christie Simpson, Josh Burgess, Charlie Ryder, and Olivia Campion. The bands name is an amalgamation of the two friends that encouraged the group to start writing toget ...

                                               

Dimension Costeña

The group has been together for 32 years and in that time they have produced 17 LPs and 13 CDs, most notably an album that can only be bought directly from Nicaragua known as "Merry Christmas Nicaragua." This Christmas album is known for having a ...

                                               

Duo Guardabarranco

Duo Guardabarranco was a Nicaraguan duo consisting of siblings Katia Cardenal and Salvador Cardenal. The duo has been a significant worldwide ambassador for Nicaraguan and Latin-American folk music for the last three decades, and has gained a bro ...

                                               

MonoMono

MonoMono was a band formed in Lagos, Nigeria in 1971 by Sierra Leone-born Joni Haastrup, Baba Kenneth Okolulo, and Danjuma "Jimi Lee" Adamu. Other members included Friday Jumbo and Candido Obajimi. They produced a handful of singles and two full ...

                                               

SHiiKANE

SHiiKANE is a British-Nigerian female group made of three sisters, Twins HRH Shay Ifeanyichukwu, Princess Annamay Uchechukwu and sister Baby-Kay Nkemdilim.

                                               

3-11 Porter

3-11 Porter is a Norwegian group formed in 2000. Participants: Per Arne Bertheussen: vocal and keyboard Sven Hansen: guitar and flute Tracee Meyn: vocal Additional Live Musicians: Ragnvald Åheim: Bass Kristian Hilden: Drums Nordengen: Keyboard 3- ...

                                               

Bakklandet Bassangforening

The background for the project was plans by the municipality of Trondheim to raze the old buildings in the Bakklandet neighborhood in order to build a new main road. These plans were met by strong opposition from the locals and led to young peopl ...

                                               

Batagraf

Batagraf is a Norwegian percussion ensemble, created and led by Jon Balke. Formed in 2003, the concept of the group was to research and investigate the relation betrween rhythm and language, inspired by various African and ethnic traditions. The ...

                                               

Beezewax

Beezewax is a Norwegian band founded in 1995, in the town Moss. The band is often categorized as indie rock, power pop and emo and has been compared to bands like Sugar, Buffalo Tom and Husker Du. The group has worked with such musicians and prod ...

                                               

Bjelleklang

Bjelleklang is a Norwegian a cappella vocal group, formed in Lorenskog in 1986, who have released several albums. The group performs the song with only a Cappella and songs with guitar or other unconventional music instruments like stir pans or p ...

                                               

Blister (band)

Blister is a Norwegian rock band consisting of Håvard Hernes, Lars Lundevall, Aslak Dorum, Atle Karlsen and Rune Lindstrom. They have recorded one album with the name Brand New Antiques in 2003

                                               

Boknakaran

Boknakaran is a Northern Norwegian musical group consisting of Ragnar Olsen, Jan Arvid Johansen, Malvin Skulbru and Pål Thorstensen. They have released five albums, and have toured much in Northern Norway.

                                               

Briskeby

Briskeby is an electropop band from Larvik, Norway. Bjorn Bergene, Claus Heiberg Larsen and Bård Helgeland are from Larvik, while Lise Karlsnes is from Tonsberg.

                                               

The Carburetors

The Carburetors is a Norwegian hard rock band from Oslo, formed in 2001. Their music is based on boogie rock and roll and heavy metal, having been said to be a mix of Chuck Berry and Motorhead. The band released their first album Pain is temporar ...

                                               

Cato Salsa Experience

Cato Salsa Experience was an indie rock band from Oslo, Norway. The group formed around jam sessions at lead singer Cato Thomassens house. The group began playing locally and released a vinyl EP before Emperor Norton Records, an American label, s ...

                                               

Chocolate Overdose

The band was started by the four musicians who originally was backing band for songwriter and singer Eduardo "Doddo" Andersen in his project Unge Frustrerte Menn. They were Geir Luedy vocals and brother of Eduardo, Paal Andersen keyboards, not br ...

                                               

CC Cowboys

CC Cowboys is a Norwegian Rock band from Fredrikstad. Their members are the vocalist and guitarist Magnus Gronneberg, their guitarist Jorn Christensen their bassist Per Vestaby and their drummer Agne Sæther. The name of the band originates from t ...

                                               

Czechoslovakia (band)

Czechoslovakia consists of singer and composer Tore Meberg and producer Edvard Brygfjeld. Musically they come from very different backgrounds. Tore is also front man in the group The Love Revolt, but also has experience as singer, guitar and keyb ...

                                               

D.D.E. (band)

Frode Viken - Guitar 1992– died 2018. Bård Jorgen Iversen - Keyboards 1992–present. Arnt Egil Rånes - Guitar 1992–present. Terje Tranaas - Keyboards 1992–2002. Bjarne Brondbo - Accordion, vocals 1992–present. Eivind Berre - Bass 1992–present. Esk ...

                                               

Dance with a Stranger (band)

The band was founded in Bergen 1984 and had great success until they parted in 1994. Since then they have had a few reunion concerts, as well as releasing compilation CDs. In 2013 bassist Yngve Moe died in an accident. The band still completed th ...

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