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Record ID 3663
Title Tenors top of Hugh's wish list
Source Gulf News, 1998 Feb 5 p 41-42
Location ARC Serial 995.725 G96 ASK AT DESK,
Abstract Waiheke Island choir, Sing Waiheke,makes a compact disk
Notes Includes illustration.
Subjects Neilsen, Hugh; Sing Waiheke; Musical recordings


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Record ID 3665
Title Dreaming of Chocolate Fish
Source Gulf News, 1998 Feb 5 p 46-47
Location ARC Serial 995.725 G96 ASK AT DESK,
Abstract Anu Grace and Peter Reilly make a compact disk, with songs to capture a Waiheke summer
Notes Includes portrait.
Subjects Grace, Anu; Reilly, Peter; Musical recordings


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Record ID 8925
Title Slaves to the rhythm
Source Gulf News, 2 March 2000 page 34-37
Location ARC Serial 995.725 G96 ASK AT DESK,
Abstract David Paquette along with Wil Sargisson will record their first album along with Reuben Bradley and Drew Menzies. Includes portrait.
Subjects Paquette, David; Jazz; Sargisson, Will; Bradley, Reuben; Menzies, Drew; Whittakers Musical Museum; Musical recordings


[4 of 835]
Record ID 9389
Title Hip hop musician strikes chord with funding group
Author Slade, Julian
Source Auckland city harbour news, 2000 Jun 2 p 2
Location ARC Serial 072 A8 ASK AT DESK,
Abstract Creative New Zealand has given Herman Loto a grant to record music. Includes portrait.
Subjects Loto, Herman; Creative New Zealand; Deepgrooves Records; Samoans Part II; Pacific Island artists; Musical recordings


[5 of 835]
Record ID 9778
Title Film-maker traces the Knox legend
Source Auckland city harbour news, 1996 April 10 p 8
Location ARC Serial 072 A8 ASK AT DESK,
Abstract Peter Mclennan, a musician and film-maker has made a documentary about his friend Chris Knox - 'Songs of you and me:Chris Knox'.
Subjects Mclennan, Peter; Knox, Chris; Performing artists; Musical recordings; Musical instruments; Flying Nun Records


[6 of 835]
Record ID 12626
Title Grim days over for lone minstrel
Author Gallagher, Kerry
Source Western leader, 1996 Nov 26 p 15
Location West Auckland Research Centre (Waitakere Library)
Abstract Alf Jackson-Masiutama, one of the twelve artists on 'Tribal Stomp 2', writes songs about his own experiences.
Notes Includes portrait.
Subjects Jackson-Masiutama, Alf; Musical recordings; Tribal Stomp; Campbell, Ritchie; Kahu Recordings


[7 of 835]
Record ID 15716
Title Lani makes it to national television
Source Gulf News, 13 January 2000 p 34
Location ARC Serial 995.725 G96 ASK AT DESK,
Abstract Waiheke songer-songwriter Lani Lewis will perform on morning television next week as she gears up to record her first single next month. (portrait)
Subjects Lewis, Lani; Musical recordings


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Record ID 16103
Title Singer's career on a high note
Author Pahi, Mary
Source Auckland City Harbour News, 18 May 2001 p 1
Location ARC Serial 072 A8 ASK AT DESK,
Abstract Singer songwriter Marvey King is off Prague next month to record her first single.
Notes Includes portrait
Subjects King, Marvey; Bakker, Michelle; Musical recordings


[9 of 835]
Record ID 16270
Title Antenna picks up island star
Author Treadwell, Greg
Source Gulf News, 15 February 2001 p 24
Location ARC Serial 995.725 G96 ASK AT DESK,
Abstract Singer songwriter Lani Lewis has signed a two-year recording contract with an Auckland record company.
Notes portrait.
Subjects Lewis, Lani; Waiheke Island; Musical recordings


[10 of 835]
Record ID 17127
Title Beach album makes waves
Source New Zealand herald, 1993 OCT 19 sec 1, p 22
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 18, p 68
Abstract New Zealand band Crowded House album "Together Alone" storms British pop charts
Subjects Crowded House (Musical group); Bands (Music); Musical recordings


[11 of 835]
Record ID 17181
Title Distant son
Source Rip it up, 1993 Oct No 195 p 16
Location Basement Serial 784.54 R59 O/S ASK AT DESK,
Abstract Crowded House record new album in New Zealand. Includes portrait
Subjects Crowded House (Musical group); Rock music; Musical recordings


[12 of 835]
Record ID 17194
Title The greed is good
Author Bell, Mark
Source New Zealand Musician, December 1997/January 1998 page 26
Location Basement Serial 784.54 N5 ASK AT DESK,
Abstract Profile of band The Headless Chickens on the release of their latest album Greedy. Includes portrait
Subjects Rock music; Headless Chickens (Musical group); Flying Nun Records; Recording industry; Musical recordings


[13 of 835]
Record ID 17222
Title Superstar tracks delay
Source Sunday Star, 1993 Oct 3 Sec C p 14
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 18, p 87
Abstract Margaret Urlich's illness is holding up recording of the musical Jesus Christ Superstar.
Notes Includes portrait.
Subjects Jesus Christ Superstar (Musical); Musical recordings; Urlich, Margaret; Singers


[14 of 835]
Record ID 17249
Title Toon Times
Author Reid, Graham
Source New Zealand herald, 1993 Dec 13 Sec 2 p 4
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 18, p 97
Abstract Local band Cartoon, formerly known as Art release a debut album
Notes Band formerly known as Art
Subjects Cartoon (Musical group); Art (Musical group); Bands (Music); Musical recordings


[15 of 835]
Record ID 17337
Title Murmurs in the marshland
Source Dun : New Zealand music quarterly, 1993 Spring Issue 3, p 44
Location Basement Serial 781.66 D92 O/S ASK AT DESK,
Abstract Profile of the Hamilton music scene on release of album. Includes portraits
Subjects Bands (Music); Swamp Goblin; Postlethwaites; Romantic Andes; Book of Martyrs (Musical group); Ear Wigg Records; Orange Recording Studio; Recording industry; Musical recordings


[16 of 835]
Record ID 17486
Title Plans for New Zealand album
Source Sunday star times, 24 April 1994
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, volume 18, page 142
Abstract English reggae band UB40 plan to record album in New Zealand.
Subjects UB40 (Musical group); Reggae; Herbs (Musical group); Musical recordings


[17 of 835]
Record ID 17701
Title The New Zealand Chamber Orchestra
Author Badley, Allan
Source Symphony Quarterly, July-September 1994 v 2 p 60
Location Basement Serial 780.5 S98 ASK AT DESK,
Abstract Recording contract signed with Naxos label
Subjects New Zealand Chamber Orchestra; Musical groups; Recording industry; Musical recordings


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Record ID 17736
Title Send in the clown
Author Russell, John
Source Rip it up, 1998 Mar p 10
Location Basement Serial 784.54 R59 O/S ASK AT DESK,
Abstract Profile of Karen Hunter on release of latest album The private life of clowns. Includes portrait
Subjects Rock music; Hunter, Karen; Music industry; Recording industry; Musical recordings


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Record ID 17737
Title Spirit of independence : Balance
Author Ferguson, Troy
Source Rip it up, 1998 Mar p 11
Location Basement Serial 784.54 R59 O/S ASK AT DESK,
Abstract Profile of local band Balance on release of debut album One Existence
Subjects Rock music; Balance (Musical group); Recording industry; Musical recordings


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Record ID 17738
Title Hangar 18 : the rock is out there
Author Russell, John
Source Rip it up, 1998 Mar p 12
Location Basement Serial 784.54 R59 O/S ASK AT DESK,
Abstract Profile of West Auckland band Hangar 18 on release of their debut album Grey Area. Includes portrait
Subjects Rock music; Hangar 18 (Musical group); Recording industry; Music industry; Musical recordings


[21 of 835]
Record ID 17945
Title Me, myself and I
Author Steel, Gary
Source Sunday star times, 1998 Jun 07 sec F, p 1
Location ARC Microfilm ASK AT DESK,
Abstract Neil Finn has produced his first solo album 'Try Whistling This'.
Notes Includes portrait.
Subjects Finn, Neil Mullane, 1958-; Musicians; Musical recordings


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Record ID 17947
Title Last one standing
Author Baillie, Russell
Source New Zealand herald, 6 June 1998 sec D, p 1
Location ARC Microfilm ASK AT DESK,
Abstract Interview with Neil Finn regarding his solo debut album.
Notes Includes portrait.
Subjects Finn, Neil Mullane, 1958-; Musicians; Musical recordings


[23 of 835]
Record ID 18209
Title Napier wonderland
Author Reid, Graham
Source New Zealand herald, 1994 Oct 14 Sec 2 p 4
Location ARC Microfilm ASK AT DESK,
Abstract A band who has just released a compilation album of local bands on their own label - and its just the first of many
Subjects Recording industry; Hanging Tree (Musical group); Soft Cock Giraffe (Musical group); Rock music; Music industry; Musical recordings


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Record ID 18586
Title Musicians try new style
Source New Zealand herald, 1994 May 2 Sec 1 p 15
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 19, p 1
Abstract Singer/songwriters Derek Lind and Jules Riding to release new albums.
Subjects Musicians; Musical recordings; Lind, Derek; Riding, Jules; Someone Up There Records


[25 of 835]
Record ID 18642
Title Hello goodbye hello
Author Baillie, Russell
Source New Zealand herald, 1994 Dec 2 Sec 2 p 3
Location ARC Microfilm ASK AT DESK,
Abstract Hello Sailor re-form and record their fourth album.
Notes Includes portrait.
Subjects Hello Sailor (Musical group); Bands (Music); Musical recordings


[26 of 835]
Record ID 18746
Title Kilgour climbs ladder of fame
Author Rooney, Edward
Source Sunday star times, 1994 Jun 12 Sec D p 9
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 19, p 22
Abstract Profile of singer/songwriter David Kilgour on release of latest album.
Notes Includes portrait.
Subjects Musicians; Kilgour, David Auld; Musical recordings; Flying Nun Records


[27 of 835]
Record ID 18752
Title For the record
Author Colbert, Roy
Source Southern skies, 1994 Dec - 1995 Jan p 36-41
Location Basement Serial 052 S72 ASK AT DESK,
Abstract Kings Records World Wide, of Geraldine, press records for New Zealand and overseas markets. Includes colour portrait
Subjects Musical recordings; Recording industry; King, Peter


[28 of 835]
Record ID 18803
Title Ngaire set to pop up again
Author Rooney, Edward
Source Sunday star times, 1995 Feb 5 Sec C p 5
Location ARC Microfilm ASK AT DESK,
Abstract Preparing to perform and record after a five year break. Includes portrait
Subjects Coley, Ngaire; Ngaire (Singer); Rock music; Musical recordings


[29 of 835]
Record ID 18852
Title Chart-toppers bring their hits home
Source New Zealand herald, 1994 Jul 23 Sec 1 p 3
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 19, p 37
Abstract Kulcha return home from Australia to promote a new album.
Subjects Kulcha (Musical group); Bands (Music); Musical recordings


[30 of 835]
Record ID 18957
Title Power in voice of quiet Swann
Author Rooney, Edward
Source Sunday star times, 1994 Aug 21 Sec D p 2
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 19, p 54
Abstract Interview with Dianne Swann on the release of a new album by the group "Julie Dolphin".
Notes Includes portrait.
Subjects Swann, Dianne; Julie Dolphin (Musical group); Musicians; Bands (Music); Musical recordings


[31 of 835]
Record ID 18983
Title Win stuns pianist
Source New Zealand herald, 1994 Aug 27 Sec 1 p 4
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 19, p 59
Abstract Eugene Albulescu wins the 20th International Franz Liszt Record Grand Prix for his first recording.
Subjects Pianists; Albulescu, Eugene; Awards and honours; Musical recordings


[32 of 835]
Record ID 19019
Title Album for charity
Source Central Leader, 21 September 1994
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 19, p 68
Abstract Local musicians record a commercial and charity album
Subjects Musical recordings; Musicians; Bands (Music); Headless Chickens (Musical group); Hellriegel, Jan; Johnson, Greg; Ruys, Matthew, (aka Matty J.); Tongan Methodist Choir; Choirs


[33 of 835]
Record ID 19122
Title A future in film
Source Philharmonia news, 1995 Mar Vol 14 p 9
Location Basement Serial 785.1 P55 ASK AT DESK,
Abstract APO to record third film soundtrack, following success of Desperate Remedies and Heavenly Creatures
Subjects Hinekaro goes on a picnic and blows up another obelisk; Motion picture music; Scholes, Peter; Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra; Orchestras; Musical recordings


[34 of 835]
Record ID 19168
Title In from the cold
Author Reid, Graham
Source New Zealand herald, 1994 Nov 18 Sec 2 p 2
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 19, p 102
Abstract Interview with matrin Phillipps on release of Chills compilation " Heavenly pop hits".
Notes Includes portrait.
Subjects Bands (Music); Chills (Musical group); Phillipps, Martin; Musical recordings


[35 of 835]
Record ID 19242
Title Singing for homeless
Source New Zealand herald, 1994 Dec 7 Sec 1 p 3
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 19, p 117
Abstract Margaret Urlich and Mark Williams team with other artists and musicians to record a Christmas song to aid the homeless.
Subjects Urlich, Margaret; Williams, Mark; Singers; Musical recordings; Homeless people


[36 of 835]
Record ID 19489
Title Old standard retuned for millenium
Author Roberts, Victoria
Source New Zealand herald, 1999 July 2 Sec A p 7
Location ARC Microfilm ASK AT DESK,
Abstract Top Pacific artists have recorded new lyrics to an old tune for the Pacific Vision Conference
Notes Includes colour photograph
Subjects Music -- Pacific Area; Pacific Vision Conference; Ministry of Pacific Island Affairs; Musical recordings


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Record ID 19493
Title School scores with CD
Author Clarkson, Quentin
Source Central Leader, 25 August 1999 Aug 25 p 12
Location ARC Serial 072 C39 ASK AT DESK,
Abstract St Peter's College has recorded the first New Zealand-made music CD to be exported to the United States
Notes Includes photograph
Subjects St Peter's College, Newmarket; Recording industry; Musical recordings


[38 of 835]
Record ID 19499
Title The hit squad
Author Baillie, Russell
Source New Zealand herald, 3 July 1999 section F, page 1
Location ARC Microfilm ASK AT DESK,
Abstract Profile of record label Urban Pacifika Records on the release of the compilation album Pioneers of a Pacifikan Frontier
Notes Includes colour photographs
Subjects Urban Pacifika Records; Recording industry; Music industry; Fuemana, Philip; Moizna (Musical group); Takai, Kendall; Losttribe (Musical group); Hamo, Dei; a.k.a. Brown (Musical group); Music -- Pacific Area; Rap music; Hip Hop; Musical recordings


[39 of 835]
Record ID 19523
Title Shihad: boys keep changing
Author Russell, John
Source Rip it up, 1995 May page 24
Location Basement Serial 784.54 R59 O/S ASK AT DESK,
Abstract Discusses their world tour, new album "Killjoy" and their impressions of the recording industry. Includes colour portrait
Subjects Shihad (Musical group); Head like a Hole (Musical group); Faith No More (Musical group); York Street Studio; Coleman, Jaz; Welsford, Malcolm; Rock music; Recording industry; Musical recordings


[40 of 835]
Record ID 19688
Title Houstoun's recordings stand with the best
Source New Zealand herald, 1995 Aug 29 Sec 1 p 14
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 20, p 21
Abstract A set of Beethoven recordings by Michael Houstoun has been released by a new record label, Trust, into the international market.
Subjects Recording industry; Pianists; Houstoun, Michael James, 1952-; Musical recordings


[41 of 835]
Record ID 19707
Title Silence of a Feilding farmlet is music to the ear
Source New Zealand herald, 1995 Aug 29 Sec 1 p 14
Location ARC Microfilm ASK AT DESK; ARC Microfilm ASK AT DESK,
Abstract Michael Houstoun chooses to live far from the music capitals of New York, London & Paris, preferring the peace & quiet of his farmlet. Houstoun hopes his recordings of the Beethoven sonatas will get worldwide distribution
Subjects Houstoun, Michael James, 1952-; Pianists; Recording industry; Musical recordings


[42 of 835]
Record ID 19747
Title Glen Moffatt: somewhere in the country
Author Shopland, Alice Refiti
Source New Zealand Musician, August/September 1995 p 3-4
Location Basement Serial 784.54 N5 ASK AT DESK,
Abstract Profile of Glen Moffatt on release of debut album "Somewhere in New Zealand tonight". Includes portrait
Subjects Moffatt, Glen; Griffen, Bernie; Sun Pacific Records; Donnelly, Michael; Country music; Recording industry; Musical recordings


[43 of 835]
Record ID 19841
Title Rise of a Duned-indie
Author McDougall, Grant
Source Real Groove, 1995 Oct p 22-23
Location Basement Serial 781.6 R28 ASK AT DESK,
Abstract Discussion of Dunedin label IMD on release of compilation album " Disturbed". Includes portrait
Subjects IMD label; Recording industry; Rock music; Muir, David; Hoffman, Brendan; Musical recordings


[44 of 835]
Record ID 19843
Title Wired for sound
Author Reid, Graham
Source New Zealand herald, 1995 Aug 11 Sec 2 p 10
Location ARC Microfilm ASK AT DESK,
Abstract Profile on Mike Weston and the release of "Harmonic 695" - debut album of ambient music on his Pulse label. Includes portrait
Subjects Recording industry; Pulse records; Weston, Mike; Ambient music; Musical recordings


[45 of 835]
Record ID 20006
Title Music scene in Bay boosted
Author New Zealand Press Association
Source New Zealand herald, 23 December 1999 sec A, p 17
Location ARC Microfilm ASK AT DESK,
Abstract Confirmed that an International Chamber Music festival would be held in Napier and Auckland next year. A CD of the festival being recorded in Napier Cathedral. Eastern Institute of Technology announced that New Zealand tenor Patrick Power had been appointed as its principal singing tutor. Artistic director will be Uwe Groddwho has been nominated for a Cannes 2000 Classical Award for his recording with the Nikolaus Esterhazy Sinfonia in Budapest.
Subjects International Chamber Music Festival; Power, Patrick Maurice, 1947-; Grodd, Uwe-Alexander; Musical recordings


[46 of 835]
Record ID 20472
Title Houstoun's recordings stand with the best
Source New Zealand herald, 1995 Aug 29 Vol 20 p 21
Location ARC Microfilm ASK AT DESK,
Abstract Outlines the background to Michael Houstoun's Beethoven recordings. Includes portrait
Subjects Houstoun, Michael James, 1952-; Pianists; Recording industry; Trust (record label); Morrison, Lloyd; Musical recordings


[47 of 835]
Record ID 20747
Title Ruby the rough diamond
Author Reid, Graham
Source New Zealand herald, 1996 Feb 9 Sec 2 p 12
Location ARC Microfilm ASK AT DESK,
Abstract Profile and interview with Scottish rock singer, Lesley Rankine aka Ruby. Talks about debut album "Salt peter". Includes portrait
Notes Artist is filed under the name Ruby in the Music Vertical File
Subjects Ruby (Singer); Rankine, Lesley; Silverfish (Musical group); Walk, Mark; Rock music; Recording industry; Musical recordings


[48 of 835]
Record ID 20811
Title Songs of Brotherhood
Author Robinson, Simon
Source Time, 12 February 1996 page 58-60
Location Basement Serial 051T58 ASK AT DESK,
Abstract A profile of and interview with the Finn brothers on the release of their album "Finn".
Notes Includes portrait.
Subjects Finn, Brian Timothy, 1952-; Finn, Neil Mullane, 1958-; Rayner, Eddie; Musicians; Musical recordings


[49 of 835]
Record ID 21278
Title Mystery of the first New Zealand pop star
Author Brown, Ruth
Source Otago Daily Times, 27 December 1994 page 4
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 19, p 139
Abstract Interview with Pixie Costello (nee Williams) about her rise to fame after recording Blue Smoke, the first commercial disc to be fully recorded in New Zealand by TANZA (To Assist New Zealand Artists).
Notes Includes portrait.
Subjects Williams, Pixie, (nee Williams); Karaitiana, Te Rangi Ruru; TANZA (To Assist New Zealand Artists); Musical recordings; Recording industry


[50 of 835]
Record ID 21328
Title The power of Brendan
Author Reid, Graham
Source New Zealand herald, 1995 Mar 3 Sec 2 p 3
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 19, p 146
Abstract Profile of Brendan Power on tour in Ireland promoting his New Irish Harmonica album.
Notes Includes portrait.
Subjects Power, Brendan; Musicians; Musical recordings


[51 of 835]
Record ID 21346
Title Tem set to sign off with a song
Author Herrick, Linda
Source Sunday star times, 1995 Apr 23 Sec D p 19
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 19, p 156
Abstract Temuera Morrison releases a single called Good to Go Home.
Notes Includes portrait.
Subjects Morrison, Temuera, 1961-; Entertainers; Musical recordings


[52 of 835]
Record ID 21386
Title New album has Finn's Irish eyes smiling
Author Rooney, Edward
Source Sunday star times, 1995 Feb 5 Sec D p 8
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 19, p 177
Abstract Tim Finn has found new inspiration in Dublin, reflected in a new album.
Notes Includes portrait.
Subjects Musicians; Finn, Brian Timothy, 1952-; ALT (Musical group); Bands (Music); Musical recordings


[53 of 835]
Record ID 21422
Title A most unlikely cult hero
Author Rooney, Edward
Source Sunday star times, 1995 Aug 27 Sec D p 9
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 20, p 34
Abstract J.D Blackfoot's "The Song of the Crazy Horse" still remains a collector's piece. The song won the New Zealand best album award in 1974.
Notes Includes portrait.
Subjects Rock music; Musical recordings; Awards and honours; Blackfoot, J. D


[54 of 835]
Record ID 21468
Title Queen St's long players
Author Lees, Heath
Source New Zealand herald, 15 June 1996 sec 7, p 5
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 20, p 63
Abstract Profile of Marbeck's music store which has been in business for six decades.
Notes Includes portrait.
Subjects Retail stores; Musical recordings; Marbeck, Alfred Murray, (aka Murray), 1921-2009; Marbeck, Roger


[55 of 835]
Record ID 21651
Title House of spirits
Author Reid, Graham
Source New Zealand herald, 1996 Sep 5 Sec D p 5
Location ARC Microfilm ASK AT DESK,
Abstract Article on new album "Spirit House" by Celestial released by the record label, "Schtung Music", established by former Wellingtonians, Morton Wilson and Andrew Hagen. Includes illustration
Notes Illustration of record cover from "Spirit House"
Subjects Schtung Music (Firm); Schtung (Musical group); Ambient music; Wilson, Morton; Hagen, Andrew; Millward, Peter; Celestial (Musical group); Musical recordings


[56 of 835]
Record ID 21783
Title Computer games
Author Russell, John
Source Rip it up, 1996 Nov No.231 p 16
Location Basement Serial 784.54 R59 O/S ASK AT DESK,
Abstract Profile of Dunedin band Mink on release of new album For my Mink. Includes portrait
Subjects Rock music; Mink (Musical group); Infinite Regress; Recording industry; Musical recordings


[57 of 835]
Record ID 21831
Title NZSO binned over discipline
Author Rudman, Brian
Source Sunday star times, 1996 Aug 11 Sec F p 2
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 20, p 81
Abstract The New Zealand Symphony Orchestra's recording contract with Naxos is in jeopardy.
Subjects New Zealand Symphony Orchestra; Recording industry; Naxos; Keyworth, Mark Walter, 1947-; Heymann, Klaus; Musical recordings


[58 of 835]
Record ID 21858
Title The Muttonbirds south for the winter
Author Polson, Andrew
Source New Zealand Musician, December 1996/January 1997 Vol.6 No.6 p 2
Location Basement Serial 784.54 N5 ASK AT DESK,
Abstract Profile of band on release of new album Envy of Angels recorded in the UK. Includes portrait
Subjects Rock music; Mutton Birds (Musical group); McGlashan, Don; Recording industry; Musical recordings


[59 of 835]
Record ID 21862
Title Pedal Power : Andrew Brough on Bike
Author Polson, Andrew
Source Tales from the Out of Time cafe / edited by Philip Mann. 1996 Dec 1997 Jan Vol.6 No.6 p 26
Location Ground Floor 784.54 N5 ASK AT DESK,
Abstract Profile of band Bikeon release of debut album. Includes portrait
Subjects Rock music; Bike (Musical group); Recording industry; Musical recordings


[60 of 835]
Record ID 22127
Title Bic Ringa getting the big idea
Author Polson, Andrew
Source New Zealand Musician, April/May 1997 Vol.6 No.8 p 4
Location Basement Serial 784.54 N5 ASK AT DESK,
Abstract Profile of musician Bic Runga on upcoming release of her new album. Includes portraits
Subjects Rock music; Runga, Bic; Revolver Recording Studios; Women musicians; Composers; Musical recordings


[61 of 835]
Record ID 22159
Title Putting the natural glow into a singing career
Author Scherer, Karyn
Source New Zealand herald, 1997 Apr 5 Sec D p 1
Location ARC Microfilm ASK AT DESK,
Abstract Susan Barnes, aka Susan Paul, to record the single Life Begins at 40. Includes portrait
Subjects Barnes, Susan, (aka Suzanne Paul); CBS Records; Musical recordings


[62 of 835]
Record ID 22163
Title High note in jazz career
Source Central Leader, 29 April 1997 page 2
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 20, p 131
Abstract Profile of jazz musician and composer John Key and his band "Strange fruit".
Notes Includes portrait.
Subjects Jazz musicians; Key, John (musician); Cartwright, Barbara; Sheriff, Steve; Berryman, John; Scott, Peter; Musical recordings; Strange Fruit (Musical group)


[63 of 835]
Record ID 22165
Title Jazzing it up at college
Source New Zealand herald, 1 May 1997 section A, page 10
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 20, p 133
Abstract Profile of Mark de Clive-Lowe's jazz quartet on release of a new album First Thoughts.
Notes Includes portrait.
Subjects Jazz; Musical recordings; Mark de Clive-Lowe Quartet; de Clive-Lowe, Mark; Penman, Matt; Yu, Chao


[64 of 835]
Record ID 22190
Title Singing praises of a Kiwi top tenor
Author Biss, Rod
Source Sunday star times, 1997 Jul 20 Sec F p 9
Location ARC Microfilm ASK AT DESK,
Abstract Little known New Zealand tenor to record cd and perform, but not opera. Includes colour portrait
Subjects Lewis, Keith; New Zealand Chamber Orchestra; Musical recordings


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Record ID 22200
Title Shall we take a trip?
Author Woods, Michael
Source New Zealand herald, 1997 Jun 26 Sec E p 15
Location ARC Microfilm ASK AT DESK,
Abstract An un-likely duo of musicians record debut album. Includes portrait
Subjects Reekie, Trevor; Ludvigson, Tom; Trip to the Moon (Musical group); Jazz; Rock music; Cosa (Musical group); Musical recordings


[66 of 835]
Record ID 22297
Title It's crunch time for young composers
Author Werner, Tara
Source New Zealand herald, 1997 Aug 18 Sec B p 6
Location ARC Microfilm ASK AT DESK,
Abstract Three young composers; Ros Young, Reuben Mitchell and James Gardner, talk about their compositions to be rehearsed and recorded by the Auckland Philharmonia. Includes portrait
Subjects Composers; Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra; Orchestras; Young, Ros; Mitchell, Reuben; Gardner, James; Musical recordings


[67 of 835]
Record ID 22598
Title Soprano proves there's more to Vivaldi than the Four Seasons
Author Lees, Heath
Source New Zealand herald, 11 Dec 2000 Sec B p 5
Location ARC Microfilm ASK AT DESK,
Abstract Auckland soprano Fiona Ferens has collected and made a recording of sacred vocal pieces by Vivaldi entitled Vivaldi: sacred music for soprano and orchestra
Notes Includes portrait
Subjects Ferens, Fiona; Sacred vocal music; Musical recordings; Vivaldi, Antonio, 1678-1741


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Record ID 22599
Title Concert FM: recording with the NZSO
Author Rogers, Miles
Source Symphony Quarterly, April-June 1999 volume 20, page 24
Location Basement Serial 780.5 S98 ASK AT DESK,
Abstract This article discusses a range of performances by the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra performing music written by New Zealand composers. The concerts were recorded by Concert FM and covered over two and a half hours of both contemporary and earlier orchestral music.
Notes Includes portrait.
Subjects Radio; Concert FM; New Zealand Symphony Orchestra; Orchestras; New Zealand Music Centre; New Zealand music; Pruden, Larry, 1925-1982; McLeod, Jennifer Helen, 1941-; Ritchie, Anthony, 1960-; Lodge, Martin; Grenfell, Maria; Palmer, Juliet; De Castro-Robinson, Eve; Body, John Stanley, (aka Jack), 1944-; Blake, Christopher, 1949-; Hamilton, David, 1955-; Carr, Edwin James Nairn, 1926-2003; Ritchie, John Anthony, 1921-; Sedares, James; Symphony Quarterly; Musical recordings; Women composers; Composers


[69 of 835]
Record ID 22644
Title Quartet chosen to air long-neglected work
Author Smith, Howard
Source New Zealand herald, 8 Jan 2001 Sec B p 4
Location ARC Microfilm ASK AT DESK,
Abstract The New Zealand String Quartet has been picked to record a 1930s composition by Zoltan Szekely
Subjects New Zealand String Quartet; Musical recordings


[70 of 835]
Record ID 22664
Title Paki seeks healing through music
Author Ferguson, Lin
Source Sunday star times, 8 Oct 2000 Sec A p 5
Location ARC Microfilm ASK AT DESK,
Abstract Emma Paki is ready to record her second album and hopes it will move her on from some of the harshness of her past as a battered woman
Notes Includes portrait
Subjects Paki, Emma; Musical recordings


[71 of 835]
Record ID 22687
Title 'Modfather' happy
Author Baillie, Russell
Source New Zealand herald, 24 Aug 2000 sec A, p 10
Location ARC Microfilm ASK AT DESK,
Abstract The debut album by Zed, managed by Ray Columbus, entered the New Zealand charts at No 1 with platinum sales
Notes Includes portrait
Subjects Zed; Musical recordings; Columbus, Ray, 1942-


[72 of 835]
Record ID 22728
Title Bravo Again! Grammy Nomination for NZSO
Source Symphony Quarterly, October-December 1997 v 14 p 4
Location Basement Serial 780.5 S98 ASK AT DESK,
Abstract Announcement of a Grammy nomination for the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra's recording "Double Indemnity". The album was recorded with conductor James Sedares.
Subjects Symphony Quarterly; New Zealand Symphony Orchestra; Orchestras; Conductors (Music); Sedares, James; Motion picture music; Grammy Awards; Awards and honours; Musical recordings


[73 of 835]
Record ID 23289
Title Lloyd records his favourites
Source Gulf News, 20 December 2001 p 36
Location ARC Serial 995.725 G96 ASK AT DESK,
Abstract Lloyd Whittaker, Whittaker's Musical Experience curator has recorded his favourite show tunes on the museum's prize Bechstein grand
Notes Includes illustration
Subjects Whittaker, Lloyd; Musical recordings


[74 of 835]
Record ID 23670
Title Dicey disc
Source New Zealand herald, 27 June 1970
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 8 p 79
Abstract Tommy Adderley's entry for 1970 Golden Disc Award, the comedy song "Hooray for the Salvation Army' is said to be most controversial.
Subjects Adderley, Tommy Arthur, 1940-1993; Singers; Popular music; Salvation Army (N.Z.); Musical recordings; Golden Disc Award


[75 of 835]
Record ID 23671
Source New Zealand herald, 1 August 1970
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 8 p 85
Abstract Tommy Adderley is to record a medley of Bacharach numbers arranged by Jimmy Sloggett.
Subjects Adderley, Tommy Arthur, 1940-1993; Singers; Popular music; Sloggett, Jimmy; Musical recordings


[76 of 835]
Record ID 23740
Title The Ahmed Dahman Group
Source New Zealand listener, 27 December 1968
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 7 p 8
Abstract Brief profile of the Ahmed Dahman Group, a group of Palmerston North boys.
Notes Includes portrait
Subjects Ahmed Dahman Group; Russeel, Mike; Bradley, Dave; Killington, Peter; Leach, Wayne; Burne, Charlie; Musical recordings


[77 of 835]
Record ID 23995
Source New Zealand herald , 30 May 1986
Location ARC Microfilm ASK AT DESK,
Abstract Simon Alexander's latest record is not among the few chosen discs of New Zealand music on radio
Subjects Alexander, Simon; Musical recordings


[78 of 835]
Record ID 23999
Title NZ music archive to be developed
Source Auckland star, 29 August 1974
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 11 p 111
Abstract The Alexander Turnbull Library is planning to develop its New Zealand music collection into a fully-fledged research archive of New Zealand music
Subjects New Zealand music; Musical recordings; Sound; Libraries; Archives and records; Alexander Turnbull Library


[79 of 835]
Record ID 24509
Title He's a classic in all fields
Author Berry, John
Source Sunday news, 23 March 1969
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 7 p 72
Abstract Show business article on singer Les Andrews.
Notes Includes portrait
Subjects Andrews, Les; Musical recordings


[80 of 835]
Record ID 24510
Source New Zealand herald, 24 April 1970
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 8 p 12
Abstract Les Andrews and his wife have returned from a working holiday in Sydney in time for the release of his first album, "The two sides of Les Andrews".
Subjects Andrews, Les; Musical recordings; Sloggett, Jimmy


[81 of 835]
Record ID 24512
Title Flower power
Source New Zealand herald, 6 NOvember 1971
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 9 p 145
Abstract Les Andrews is to release a souvenir record for the 1971 International Rose Convention in Hamilton
Notes Includes portrait
Subjects Andrews, Les; Musical recordings


[82 of 835]
Record ID 24518
Source New Zealand herald, 27 September 1975
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 12 p 80
Abstract Husband and wife team of Les and Sonia Andrews have produced an LP album.
Subjects Andrews, Sonia, (nee King); Andrews, Les; Singers; Entertainers; Musical recordings


[83 of 835]
Record ID 25000
Source Auckland star, 27 November 1976
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 12 p 283
Abstract Profile of Robbie Laven's band "Red Hot Peppers"
Notes Includes portraits of Robbie Laven and Marion Arts.
Subjects Red Hot Peppers (Musical group); Bands (Music); Laven, Robbie; Arts, Marion; Singers; 1953 Memorial Society Rock 'n' Roll Band; Laven, Hans; Baxter, Paul; MacMillan, Jim; Musical recordings; Grindlay, Murray


[84 of 835]
Record ID 25232
Title Choir ranked with best
Source New Zealand herald, 21 December 1964
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 3 p 68
Abstract The choir of St Mary's Cathedral has made a recording, Music for the Church's year, which has received a good review from English reviewers.
Subjects St Mary's Cathedral (Auckland); Musical recordings; Kiwi Records (recording firm)


[85 of 835]
Record ID 26310
Source Auckland Dorian Singers Newsletter, April 1967
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 5 p 40
Abstract Details of various recordings made by the Dorian Singers. They are also to make an LP of sacred and secular music.
Subjects Auckland Dorian Singers; Musical recordings; Kiwi Records (recording firm)


[86 of 835]
Record ID 26429
Title Choir Still Raising Tour Fund
Recording again at Museum
Source New Zealand herald, 20 November 1974; 29 November 1974
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 11 p 184
Abstract Details of various fundraising activities by the Dorian Singers for their overseas trip next year. A new LP will be available next year for which the choir is currently recording in the Museum.
Notes pIncludes illustration.
Subjects Auckland Dorian Singers; Choirs; Concert tours; Finance; Auckland War Memorial Museum; Musical recordings; Auckland Institute and Museum


[87 of 835]
Record ID 28655
Title Long lost tape released as CD
Source Gulf News, 15 August 2002 page 23
Location ARC Serial 995.725 G96 ASK AT DESK,
Abstract Reports that a studio tape lost for nearly 20 years containing backing vocals by Annie Crummer is to be released as a CD when Waiheke entertainer joins Helen Medlyn on stage at the Bruce Mason Theatre
Notes Includes illustration of the album cover of Moving breeze which has a painting by former Waiheke artist Howie Cooke on its cover
Subjects Bridger, Grant; Crummer, Annie; Musical recordings


[88 of 835]
Record ID 28751
Title Toni's chance
Source Auckland star, 26 August 1961
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 1 p 107
Abstract At a free recording session in Sydney directed by Al Lerner, musical director of Jimmie Rodgers, Toni Williams cut four discs which Al hopes to have released in the United States.
Subjects Williams, Toni; Singers; Popular music; Musical recordings


[89 of 835]
Record ID 29111
Source Auckland star, 18 June 1963
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, volume 1, page 196
Abstract Article about the advent of the gramophone and records with particular reference to Bill Bell-Booth who, for fifty years with the firm A H Nathan & Co Ltd, had charge of gramophone record distribution to retailers. Also an account of the first recorded collection of Maori songs sung by Maori produced by Columbia records. Brief discussion on restrictions by record companies for the use of records in the early days of radio.
Subjects Bell-Booth, Bill; Recording industry; Musical recordings; Maori music; Maori songs; Te Ahua P Rapoutu; Rotorua Maori Choir; Ratete, Taiwhi; Haupapa, Rotohiko; Meihana, Te Mauri; Dech, Gil; Ngata, Apirana Turupa, 1874-1950; Lewis Eady Hall, Queen Street, Auckland


[90 of 835]
Record ID 29125
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 1 p 202, 203, 204
Abstract Biographical details of acclaimed Maori singer Ana Hato written by H T Mitchell, Maori Welfare Officer and pianist of Aha Hato during the latter part of her life.
Deane Waretini, Maori baritone singer and cousin of Ana Hato, talks about his life and comments on the singing attributes of the Maori people.
Notes These articles taken from the cover of LP Record HMV(NZ) PMCM6021 (April 1963) - The great songs of Ana Hato and Deane Waretini.
Subjects Hato, Ana, 1906-1953; Waretini, Deane, 1905?-1967; Maori music; Musical recordings


[91 of 835]
Record ID 29560
Title First LP will soon be released
Source Auckland star, 28 December 1963
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 2 p 51
Abstract Auckland entertainer Ken Lemon's soon to be released first album has been backed by guitarist Peter Posa in a joint effort by the Octagon and Viking record companies.
Notes Includes portrait
Subjects Lemon, Ken; Posa, Peter; Musical recordings; Entertainers


[92 of 835]
Record ID 30056
Title Sweet notes of youthful voice
Source New Zealand herald, 23 May 1964
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 2 p 176
Abstract Review of a newly released record, On wings of song, with the voice of 14 year-old boy soprano Mark Pedrotti, with harp accompaniment by Dorothea Franchi.
Notes Includes portrait
Subjects Pedrotti, Mark; Singers; Child musicians; Franchi, Dorothea, 1920-2003; Harpists; Musical recordings


[93 of 835]
Record ID 30065
Title Pop record sells NZ in Sydney
Source Auckland star, 3 June 1964
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 2 p 177
Abstract Bill and Boyd's recording of Chulu chululu, which is currently being heard on Australian Tv, is promoting New Zealand. It is an old Hawaiian-style number which has been revived with a pop beat and recorded in Rotorua.
Subjects Television; Music; BIll and Boyd (Vocal duo); Tourism; Musical recordings


[94 of 835]
Record ID 30076
Title Song writer
Source Auckland star,
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 2 p 181
Abstract Graham Dent has written words for a pop song which Viking Records are planning to record with Tommy Adderley.
Subjects Dent, Graham; Adderley, Tommy Arthur, 1940-1993; Viking Recording Company; Musical recordings


[95 of 835]
Record ID 30077
Title Local singer scores
Topical number by Dinah Lee
Source New Zealand herald, 20 June 1964; 27 June 1964
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 2 p 181
Abstract Dinah Lee, who has been singing in Auckland coffee houses and nightclubs, has recently released a best selling record - "Don't you know, Yockomo".
Dinah Lee's latest release, "Yeah, yeah", is timed to coincide with the visit of the Beatles. Max Merrit and the Meteors provide the backing.
Subjects Jacobs, Diane Marie, (aka Dinah Lee), 1943-; Women Singers; Musical recordings; Max Merritt and the Meteors


[96 of 835]
Record ID 30123
Title Group celebrates first single release
Author Appleton, Melanie
Source Western leader, 31 October 2002 p 14
Location West Auckland Research Centre (Waitakere Library)
Abstract Fou Nature take to the stage to celebrate the release of their latest single. portrait.
Subjects Fou Nature; Musical recordings


[97 of 835]
Record ID 30148
Source Auckland star, 20 February 1965
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 2 p 192
Abstract Auckland guitarist Gray Bartlett is to have a recording released in Japan.
Subjects Bartlett, Gray, 1942-; Guitarists; Musical recordings


[98 of 835]
Record ID 30209
Title Mersey beat from the Sundowners
Sundowners' success
Source New Zealand herald, 18 July 1964; 3 October 1964
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 2 p 206 v 2 p 298
Abstract The Sundowners have topped the hit parades once again.
Notes Includes portrait
Subjects Sundowners (Musical group); Tengaio, Lloyd; Toi, Ted; Day, Sonny; Kennedy, Lionel; Purdy, Max; Wynyard, Bob; Cook, Marsh; Musical recordings; Bands (Music)


[99 of 835]
Record ID 30261
Title Pioneer returns
Source New Zealand listener, 20 March 1964
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 2 p 226
Abstract Reg Southey of E.M.I. (Australia) remembers his time as a member of a recording expedition in 1930 to record Maori singing. Gil Dech trained a group of Maori as the Rotorua Maori Choir and these original recordings have recently been released. (See Notes)
Notes Includes portrait (Reg Southey)
See also portrait of Rotorua Maori Choir, 1930, in New Zealand music scrapbook, v 2 p 227
Subjects Maori music; Recording industry; Musical recordings; Dech, Gil; Hato, Ana, 1906-1953; Waretini, Deane, 1905?-1967


[100 of 835]
Record ID 30293
Source Auckland star, 19 September 1964
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 2 p 243
Abstract Sales of the original My fair lady, released here in 1958, recording are heading for the 100,000 mark.
Subjects Musical recordings


[101 of 835]
Record ID 30304
Title Peter Posa
An open door for our pop talent
Author Berry, John
Source Auckland star, 9 August 1964; 5 September 1964
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 2 p 259 v 2 p 246
Abstract Peter Posa's personal manager, Jim Haddleton and recording manager, Ron Dalton, give some brief details of current engagements for the guitarist.
American recording companies are prepared to promote recordings by NZ artists provided the artists concerned are available to follow up with personal appearance tours. Guitarist Peter Posa is currently on such a contract and singer Dinah Lee may well visit next year - her "Do the Blue Beat" recording is about to be released in the United States.
Notes Includes portrait (Peter Posa and Jim Haddleton in Auckland star, 5 September 1964)
Subjects Posa, Peter; Jacobs, Diane Marie, (aka Dinah Lee), 1943-; Singers; Women Singers; Contracts; Musical recordings; Haddleton, James; Dalton, Ron


[102 of 835]
Record ID 30393
Title Music on the air
Author Savage, Robert
Source New Zealand listener, 1 May 1964
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 2 p 267
Abstract A discussion on the live concert performance experience as against an electronic recorded one.
Subjects Musical recordings; Music -- Performance


[103 of 835]
Record ID 30396
Title N.Z. pops in the States
Source Auckland star, 22 August 1964
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 2 p 271
Abstract Four pop records by New Zealand artists are about to be released on the American recording market.
Subjects Dalton, Ron; Posa, Peter; Jacobs, Diane Marie, (aka Dinah Lee), 1943-; Adderley, Tommy Arthur, 1940-1993; Max Merritt and the Meteors; Ivory, Bill; Rosling, Graham; Gibson, Des; Musical recordings; Popular music; Women singers


[104 of 835]
Record ID 30442
Title Maori numbers by children's choir
Source New Zealand herald, 9 October 1964
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 2 p 297
Abstract Pupils of Jerusalem School, Wanganui River, have recorded seven Maori songs on a Kiwi EP disc. Thomas Hema Hema helped in the preparations.
Notes Includes portrait
Subjects Maori music; Maori culture; Musical recordings; Hema Hema, Thomas


[105 of 835]
Record ID 30511
Title Double "strike"
Source Auckland star, 7 November 1964
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 3 p 23
Abstract Tommy Alderley's recording "I don't understand" has reached both Cashbox and Billboard hit prediction lists in America.
Subjects Alderley, Tommy; Musical recordings


[106 of 835]
Record ID 30635
Source New Zealand herald, 10 July 1992
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51,
Abstract Rock band The Axemen have released their album.
Notes Includes portrait
Subjects The Axemen (musical group); Musical recordings; Bands (Music)


[107 of 835]
Record ID 30988
Title Disc well timed
Source Auckland star, 12 December 1964
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 3 p 65
Abstract The Bridge City Jazzmen have broken into the recording field with their first disc "Circus World". On the flip side is a Trad jazz treatment of the Maori ballad "Pokarekare Ana".
Notes Includes portrait
Subjects Bridge City Jazzmen; Musical recordings; Jazz; Motion picture music; Maori music; Maori songs; Daverne, Gary, 1939-; Zodiac Records; Bruce, Don; Mercer, Lou; McGough, Neil; Pilkington, Ray; Simpson, Barrie; Wilcox, John; Wilcox, Nick


[108 of 835]
Record ID 31033
Title Leading role for young N.Z. baritone
Source New Zealand herald, 15 January 1965
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 3 p 80
Abstract Arthur Downes, formerly of Morrinsville, is making a short visit home to make recordings of light music for the NZBC.
Subjects Downes, Arthur; Musical recordings


[109 of 835]
Record ID 31034
Title Betthoven is king with record fans
Source New Zealand herald, 4 December 1964
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 3 p 80
Abstract Details of the long-playing record borrowing service at the city's central library.
Subjects Auckland City Libraries; Musical recordings


[110 of 835]
Record ID 31048
Source Auckland star, 28 January 1965
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 3 p 82
Abstract The Convairs version of the "Z Cars" television show theme - "The Ballad of Johnny Todd" has been accepted for general release in America.
Subjects Convairs (Musical group); Musical recordings


[111 of 835]
Record ID 31063
Title Many changes seen in music
Source New Zealand herald, 22 January 1965
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 3 p 84
Abstract Miss M. Martin, president of the Federation of Societies of Registered Music Teachers of New Zealand speaks at the annual conference about the impact of the ready availability of records, and the musical interests of young people.
Subjects Federation of Societies of Registered Music Teachers of New Zealand; Musical recordings


[112 of 835]
Record ID 31064
Title A pleasing clean sound
Source Auckland star, 13 February 1965
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 3 p 85
Abstract Review of a new record by The Four Fours - "She's gonna get me".
Subjects Four Fours (Musical group); Musical recordings; Bands (Music)


[113 of 835]
Record ID 31260
Title Versatile bass baritone
Source New Zealand herald, 27 February 1965
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 3 p 113
Abstract Career profile of the bass baritone, Lyn Peoples, who is currently freelancing at various Auckland nightclubs.
Subjects Peoples, Lyn; Musical recordings; Entertainers


[114 of 835]
Record ID 31287
Title Birth of an LP disc
Source Auckland star, 20 March 1965; 22 March 1965
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 3 p 121 v 3 p 126-127
Abstract A new group, The Tui Trio, are to release their first recording, a disc of Polynesian numbers.
Article includes details of a recording session for the disc.
Notes Includes portrait (22 March 1965)
Subjects Tui Trio (Musical group); Viking Recording Company; Wainohu, Buster; Wainohu, Ngaire; Anderson, Duni; Musical recordings; Maori music; Polynesians


[115 of 835]
Record ID 31290
Source Auckland star, 27 March 1965
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 3 p 122
Abstract Details of Lew Pryme's new number "Ain't gonna tell nobody".
Subjects Pryme, Lew, 1944-1990; Musical recordings


[116 of 835]
Record ID 31454
Title Silver is a gimmick
Source New Zealand herald, 27 March 1965
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 3 p 132
Abstract Lew Pryme's latest record "Ain't gonna tell nobody", an Octagon disc, is a hit. The singer was recently voted runner-up in a quest for the country's leading pop artist.
Notes Includes portrait
Subjects Pryme, Lew, 1944-1990; Musical recordings


[117 of 835]
Record ID 31515
Title "There's a long, long trail..."
Source Auckland star, 23 April 1965
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 3 p 144
Abstract George Ball, at 87 years, has made his recording debut in Auckland with the song "I'd rather be single again".
Includes biographical details.
Subjects Ball, George; Musical recordings


[118 of 835]
Record ID 31557
Title Local group "The Fellowmen"
Source New Zealand herald, 24 April 1965
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 3 p 148
Abstract The Fellowmen's new disc from Kiwi Records consists of 10 folksongs, most of them traditional tunes.
Includes brief career profile of the group.
Notes Includes portrait
Subjects Fellowmen (Musical group); Musical recordings; Kiwi Records (recording firm); Have a shot (Television programme); Folk musicians; Folk music; School music; Folk music groups


[119 of 835]
Record ID 31672
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 3 p 173
Abstract Advertisement flyer for the Four Fours latest release from Allied International Records.
Notes Includes portrait
Subjects Four Fours (Musical group); Musical recordings; Hartstone, Dave; Ward, Bill; Hay, Frank; Spitz, Trevor; Bands (Music)


[120 of 835]
Record ID 31695
Source Auckland star, 22 May 1965
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 3 p 179
Abstract Details of country and western singer John Hore's second long-playing record.
Notes Includes portrait
Subjects Grenell, John Denver, (aka John Hore), 1944-; Country music; Country musicians; Musical recordings


[121 of 835]
Record ID 31742
Source Auckland star, 6 June 1965
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 3 p 186
Abstract Mauri Chan is Auckland's steel guitar king.
Subjects Chan, Mauri; Musical recordings; Zodiac Records


[122 of 835]
Record ID 31946
Source Auckland star, 29 May 1965
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 3 p 198
Abstract The Four Fours, which was formed in Tauranga in 1958, is making an increasing impact in the New Zealand recording business. They are the resident group at the Platter-Rack.
Notes Includes portrait
Subjects Four Fours (Musical group); Musical recordings; Hartstone, Dave; Ward, Bill; Hay, Frank; Spitz, Trevor; Bands (Music)


[123 of 835]
Record ID 34028
Title Footballer
Source Auckland star, 12 June 1965
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 3 p 209
Abstract Lew Pryme plays rugby unless he is away on tour - he appears in rugby gear on the cover of his first LP record "First Fifteen".
Subjects Pryme, Lew, 1944-1990; Musical recordings


[124 of 835]
Record ID 34035
Title Off to Sydney
Source Auckland star, 12 June 1965
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 3 p 211
Abstract Tommy Adderley is to go to Sydney to back up a promotion for this latest disc "Mr. Jinx".
Subjects Adderley, Tommy Arthur, 1940-1993; Musical recordings


[125 of 835]
Record ID 34041
Title First disc
Source Auckland star, 12 June 1965
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 3 p 210
Abstract Brent Brodie, a member of the Brodie Brothers trio has had his first solo disc released on Zodiac.
Subjects Brodie, Brent; Brodie Brothers; Musical recordings


[126 of 835]
Record ID 34183
Title Disc released in Canada
Source Auckland star, 19 June 1965
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 3 p 216
Abstract The Southerners have had a disc released in Canada.
Subjects Southerners (Musical group); Musical recordings; Bands (Music)


[127 of 835]
Record ID 34186
Title Pop people : Herma Keil
Source New Zealand herald, 19 June 1965
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 3 p 217
Abstract Career profile of singer Herma Keil who has recently recorded two new numbers for the Philips label.
Notes Includes portrait
Subjects Keil, Herma; Musical recordings; Keil Isles (Musical group)


[128 of 835]
Record ID 34289
Title Bass recorded
Source New Zealand herald, 26 June 1965
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 3 p 232
Abstract Inia Te Wiata has recorded "The Maori Flute Song" by Willow Macky, with accompaniment by Oswald Cheesman. (Full text)
Notes Includes portrait (Maurice Jones)
Subjects Te Wiata, Inia, 1915-1971; Macky, Willow; Musical recordings; Cheesman, Oswald Astley, (aka Ossie Cheesman), 1913-1985; Maori music; New Zealand music


[129 of 835]
Record ID 34290
Source North Shore times advertiser, 29 June 1965
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 3 p 232
Abstract The 65 strong North Shore Youth Choir is to release an L.P. of songs -folk, madrigals, anthems and spirituals.
Notes Includes portrait of Bob Yarnton (President), Stuart Manins (Choir master) and Susan Powell (Choir member).
Subjects North Shore Youth Choir; Musical recordings; Yarnton, Bob; Manins, Stuart; New Zealand Broadcasting Corporation (NZBC)


[130 of 835]
Record ID 34309
Source Auckland star, 3 July 1965
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 3 p 237
Abstract Review of a record of Maori action song, chant and haka released by the Ngati Poneke Young Maori Club of Wellington. This top Maori entertainment group have on many occasions given prize-winning performances at the annual Maori cultural competitions and twice won at the Wellington competitions Society's Maori Choir Championship.
Subjects Ngati Poneke Young Maori Club; Musical recordings; Maori Festival Competitions; Wellington Competitions; Contests; Maori music; Maori culture; Maori songs


[131 of 835]
Record ID 34349
Title Singer playing waiting game
Source New Zealand herald, 9 July 1965
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 3 p 246
Abstract Dinah Lee is holding off from all European tours and club dates. She is waiting to see if her latest British record, currently selling well in London, is going to be a hit on the English charts.
Notes Includes portrait
Subjects Jacobs, Diane Marie, (aka Dinah Lee), 1943-; Musical recordings; Popular music; Women singers


[132 of 835]
Record ID 34398
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 3 p 258
Abstract Flyer promoting a Zodiac record release by Dave Miller and the Byrds.
Notes Includes portrait
Subjects Byrds (Musical group); Miller, Dave; Musical recordings; Bands (Music)


[133 of 835]
Record ID 34401
Title BBC asks for Snell disc
Source Auckland star, 19 July 1965
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 3 p 159
Abstract The record "Wait for me", featuring commentaries on Peter Snell's races and a pop tune and which is due to be released soon, has been requested by the BBC.
Subjects Musical recordings


[134 of 835]
Record ID 34421
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 3 p 268
Abstract Poster advertising a new record by The Spartans, being the first release of the new "Talent City" label from Kingsway Productions. The label will feature recordings made only by artists residing in the Auckland area and there will be an annual award to the artist(s) with the biggest selling "single" promoted.
Notes Includes portrait
Subjects Spartans (Musical group); Mulholland, Lindsay; Kingsway Productions; Record labels; Musical recordings; Recording industry; Bands (Music)


[135 of 835]
Record ID 34465
Title Caution urged in learning from records
Source New Zealand herald, 24 August 1965
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 3 p 279
Abstract Mr. C. L. Martin, judge of the piano section of the Auckland Competitions states that whilst recorded music is a help and often an inspiration to players, it should not be assiduously copied.
Subjects Auckland Competitions; Martin, C. L.; Musical recordings


[136 of 835]
Record ID 34532
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 2 p 283
Abstract Flyer advertising a new release by Zodiac Viscount records presenting pop singer Cathy Howe, backed by the Sierras.
Subjects Howe, Cathy; Zodiac Records; Sierras (Musical group); Musical recordings


[137 of 835]
Record ID 34555
Title Never busier
Source Auckland star, 28 August 1965
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, volume 3 page 289
Abstract Lyn Peoples has recorded a further album with a religious theme - a collection of Catholic hymns. His first LP was called "Spiritual".
Notes Includes portrait
Subjects Peoples, Lyn; Musical recordings; Catholicism; Hymns


[138 of 835]
Record ID 34571
Title Disc contest
Source Auckland star, 28 August 1965
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 3 p 294
Abstract A national committee has selected 10 recordings as the basis for a radio contest to find the most popular disc of the year.
Subjects Musical recordings; APRA; New Zealand Federation of Phonographic Industry; New Zealand Broadcasting Corporation (NZBC); Contests; Radio; Keil, Herma; Adderley, Tommy Arthur, 1940-1993; Columbus, Ray, 1942-; Yeomen (Musical group); Jacobs, Diane Marie, (aka Dinah Lee), 1943-; Bruno, David Charles Lawrence; Chicks (Vocal duo); Walden, Paul; Initials, (Musical group); Minors (Musical group); Popular music; Women singers


[139 of 835]
Record ID 34607
Source North Shore times, 4 August 1963
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 4 p 5
Abstract Feature article on local artist Cathy Howe - singer and composer. Her lastest single record just released by Zodiac is called "Yo yo love"
Subjects Howe, Cathy; Musical recordings


[140 of 835]
Record ID 34634
Source Auckland star, 18 December 1965
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 4 p 8
Abstract Auckland country and Western singer Link Prescott (Paddy Lydon) has a new release "From here to there to you" on John Poultney's label "Ozark".
Subjects Lydon, Paddy, (aka Link Prescott); Musical recordings


[141 of 835]
Record ID 34632
Title Pop people : Larry's Rebels
Source New Zealand herald, 4 September 1965
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 4 p 9
Abstract Profile of Larry's Rebels who have had a recent record released -" This empty place".
Notes Includes portrait
Subjects Rebels (Musical group); Williams, John; Stott, Nooky; McCarthy, Viv; Rouse, Terry; Morris, Larry; Musical recordings; Bands (Music)


[142 of 835]
Record ID 34937
Title First release
Source Auckland star, 2 October 1965
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 4 p 38
Abstract A group of Maori entertainers calling themselves the Rangatira Maori Opera Group, all members of the "Porgy and Bess" company, have recorded an LP, the first release by the new disc company, Salem.
Subjects Rangatira Maori Opera Group; Musical recordings; Entertainers; Maori culture; Maori music


[143 of 835]
Record ID 35002
Title French album
Source Auckland star, 30 October 1965
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 4 p 55
Abstract French-New Zealand singer Andre Lavelle has cut an EP album of French songs for the Zodiac label.
Subjects Lavelle, Andre; Musical recordings; Zodiac Records


[144 of 835]
Record ID 35017
Title First disc
Source Auckland star, 29 October 1965
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 4 p 59
Abstract A Hamilton band, the "Fenders" are to have their first disc released on the Phillips label.
Subjects Fenders (Musical group); Musical recordings; Bands (Music)


[145 of 835]
Record ID 35028
Title Getting the best sound
Source New Zealand listener, 15 October 1965
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 4 p 65
Abstract Brian Salkeld, who produces all the broadcast by the NZBC Symphony Orchestra talks about the quality of radio broadcasts of concerts in his talk "Recording an orchestra" for the "Saturday Night at Home" programme.
Notes Includes portrait
Subjects Salkeld, Brian, 1926-1995; Radio and music; Musical recordings; Recording industry; NZBC Symphony Orchestra


[146 of 835]
Record ID 35081
Title Armar - the new label
Source Auckland star, 13 November 1965
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, volume 4, page 85
Abstract Steel guitarist Bill Sevesi, has formed his own recording company, Armar.
Notes Includes portrait (Lin Peyroux)
Subjects Jeffs, Bill, (aka Bill Sevesi, aka Will Jess); Musical recordings; Recording industry; Viking Recording Company; Armar Records; Islanders (Musical group); Walker, Daphne; Peyroux, Lin; Edmonson, Trevor; Moore, John; Natapu, Malu; Wynyard, Bob; Santos, Richard; Paul, Dave; Brooky, John; Keil, Freddie; Tumahai, George; Clarke, Morgan; Mara, Nat


[147 of 835]
Record ID 35121
Title Winner flies to be with wife
Source New Zealand herald, 25 November 1965
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 4 p 89
Abstract Ray Columbus and his group, "The Invaders" wins the first New Zealand Golden Disc award with their recording of "Till we kissed". The silver scroll has gone to Wayne Healy with "Teardrops", sung by Herma Keil, which was judged best original pop composition of the year.
Includes career profile of "The Invaders".
Notes See also New Zealand listener, 10 December 1965 - Golden disc awards - in New Zealand music scrapbook, v 4 p 119 (Includes portraits)
Subjects Ray Columbus and the Invaders (Musical group); Columbus, Ray, 1942-; Russell, Dave; Scott, Wally; Hill, Jimmy; Kristian, Billy; Recording industry; Musical recordings; Zodiac Records; Stebbing, Eldred, d.2009; Healy, Wayne; Golden Disc Award; Silver Scroll Award; Awards and honours; Contests; Composers; Popular music


[148 of 835]
Record ID 35333
Title Folksingers present their founder with a banjo
Source Mount Roskill and Onehunga News, 17 November 1965
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51; ARC Serial 072 R83 ASK AT DESK, v 4 p 100
Abstract Profile of the "Little Folksingers", a Mount Roskill musical group which was founded in 1961 by John Tremewan.
Notes Includes portrait
Subjects Tremewan, John; Little Folksingers (Musical group); Henderson, Brian; Musical recordings; Folk musicians; Folk music groups; Children's choirs


[149 of 835]
Record ID 35334
Title He'll make an impact
Source Auckland star, 4 December 1965
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 4 p 101
Abstract Show promoter Benny Levin plans to establish his own record label called "Impact" for the release of recordings by New Zealand artists, the first of whom will be Ray Columbus.
Notes Includes portrait (Gerry Merito)
Subjects Levin, Benny, d.1993; Musical recordings; Recording industry; Columbus, Ray, 1942-; Merito, Gerry, d.2009; Rebels (Musical group); Guide Kiri's Maori concert party


[150 of 835]
Record ID 35348
Title Ken's treble
Source Auckland star, 11 December 1965
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 4 p 107
Abstract Country and western singer Ken Lemon, who came arrived here from England five years ago, has had a single, EP and LP discs all released in the one week on the Viking label. He is a regular vocalist at the Great Northern.
Notes Includes portrait
Subjects Lemon, Ken; Country music; Musical recordings


[151 of 835]
Record ID 35372
Title Gold disc to guitarist
Source New Zealand herald, 22 December 1965
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 4 p 110
Abstract Graeme Bartlett's recording, "La Playa" (known here as "Serenade to a small guitar") has sold more than 104,000 copies.
Subjects Bartlett, Gray, 1942-; Musical recordings


[152 of 835]
Record ID 35386
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 4 p 115
Abstract Flyer advertising the release of "An endless summer" from Allied International by "The Silhouettes", resident band at Surfside.
Subjects Silhouettes (Musical group); Musical recordings; Bands (Music)


[153 of 835]
Record ID 35578
Source Auckland star, 19 February 1966
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 4 p 144
Abstract Recently formed folk singing group, "The Tunespinners" have already had an approach from an overseas recording company and their "Illusions" is soon to be released locally.
Notes Includes portrait
Subjects Tunespinners (Musical group); Folk singers; Folk musicians; Musical recordings; Kara, Bob; Brown, Anita; Crocker, Geoff; Folk music groups


[154 of 835]
Record ID 35606
Title Maori singing scholarship
Source Auckland star, 19 May 1966
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 4 p 151
Abstract An annual scholarship to further the training of promising Maori singers is to be set up and will be financed by royalties from the sale of records made by the Maori cast of "Porgy and Bess".
Subjects Maori (New Zealand people); Singers; Scholarships and fellowships; Training; Finance; Musical recordings; Keiha, Peter; New Zealand Maori Theatre Trust


[155 of 835]
Record ID 35638
Author Browne, Alister
Source Auckland star, 9 April 1966
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 4 p 161
Abstract Profile of Larry and the Rebels who, in less than a year, have made their way to the top of the country's pop music field.
Notes Includes portrait
Subjects Rebels (Musical group); Rouse, Terry; Stott, Nooky; Morris, Larry; Williams, John; McCarthy, Viv; Musical recordings; New Faces Contest; Bands (Music)


[156 of 835]
Record ID 36080
Author Crawford, Penny
Source Auckland star, 13 August 1966
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 4 p 204
Abstract The Little Folksingers, a group of 32 school girls aged between 10 and 13 years, have landed a five-year contract with recording company giant HMV.
Subjects Little Folksingers (Musical group); Musical recordings; Tremewan, John; Children's choirs; Folk musicians


[157 of 835]
Record ID 36160
Title Devlin heads towards pops top
Source New Zealand herald, 5 October 1966
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 4 p 218
Abstract Johnny Devlin's "Strength, heart and soul" is set to go to the top of the British pop charts.
Subjects Devlin, Johnny; Musical recordings


[158 of 835]
Record ID 36198
Title Auckland's "La-de-da's"
Author Laird, John
Source Auckland star, 24 September 1966
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 4 p 225
Abstract The writer interview the members of the "La-De-Da's", a relatively new but already successful group on the country's pop scene, who have been nominated for the 1966 Golden Disc award for their first record "How is the air up there?".
Notes Includes portrait
Subjects La-de-da's (Musical group); Wilson, Trevor; Key, Phillip; Neilsen, Brett; Howard, Bruce; Borich, Kevin; Golden Disc Award; Musical recordings; Bands (Music)


[159 of 835]
Record ID 36236
Title Bluestars
Source New Zealand listener, 4 July 1966
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 4 p 229
Abstract Career profile of the Auckland pop group "The Bluestars".
Notes Includes portrait
Subjects Bluestars (Musical group); Harris, John; van Bokhoven, Rick; Savidan, Murray; Crowley, Jim; Musical recordings; Bands (Music)


[160 of 835]
Record ID 36290
Title City pop group may tour England
Success ahead
Source New Zealand herald, 12 November 1966; 10 June 1967
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 4 p 236 v 5 p 67
Abstract The Four Fours, now in London and with a new name "The human instinct", have signed a three year contract with Philips Records and may tour with the British group, the Walker Brothers.
Details of the group's activities in Britain.
Subjects Four Fours (Musical group); Human Instinct (Musical group); Hartstone, Dave; Ward, Bill; Greer, Maurice; Hay, Franklin; Musical recordings; Bands (Music)


[161 of 835]
Record ID 36305
Title Handsome dividend
Source Auckland star, 29 October 1966
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 4 p 241
Abstract Barbara Ewing sings some Maori songs on a Viking record "Maori songs I love".
Notes Includes portrait
Subjects Ewing, Barbara; Maori songs; Musical recordings; Maori music; Viking Recording Company


[162 of 835]
Record ID 36308
Title Maori folk opera is great success
Source New Zealand herald, 29 October 1966
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 3 p 242
Abstract Review of the recently produced recording of "Hinemoa and Tutanekai on the HMV label which was taken from a live performance at the Bowl of Brooklands as part of the Festival of the Pines held earlier in the year.
Notes Includes portraits
Subjects Operas; Maori culture; Maori music; Festival of the Pines (New Plymouth); Musical recordings; Queen Elizabeth II Arts Council; Leatham, Nancy; Ngaio, Marie; Taiaroa, Wiremu


[163 of 835]
Record ID 36511
Title Golden stakes
Source Auckland star, 10 NOvember 1966
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 4 p 260
Abstract New Zealand's top ten recording artists will feature on the programme "1966 Golden Disc Award".
Notes Includes portrait (Ken Lemon)
Subjects Golden Disc Award; Television; Lemon, Ken; Musical recordings


[164 of 835]
Record ID 36553
Title Max Cryer and the children
Source Source unknown, December 1966
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 4 p 268
Abstract Advertisement flyer for Max Cryer's latest LP "Town Cryer".
Notes Includes portrait
Subjects Cryer, Max; Musical recordings


[165 of 835]
Record ID 36647
Title Golden disc pop singer off to U.S.
Source Auckland star, 15 February 1967
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 4 p 286
Abstract Maria Dallas who won the Golden Disc Award in 1966 is leaving for America with a three-year recording contract with tour and television appearances arranged.
Subjects Popular music; Singers; Dallas, Maria; Golden Disc Award; Musical recordings; Concert tours


[166 of 835]
Record ID 36707
Title People on the local scene
Source New Zealand listener, 16 December 1966
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 5 p 13
Abstract Profile of the "La De da's".
Notes Includes portrait
Subjects La-de-da's (Musical group); Wilson, Trevor; Key, Phillip; Neilsen, Brett; Howard, Bruce; Borich, Kevin; Golden Disc Award; Musical recordings; Bands (Music)


[167 of 835]
Record ID 36718
Title Popular young singing duo
Source New Zealand listener, Date unknown
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 5 p 18
Abstract Career profile of the Auckland singing duo Neil and Susan.
Notes Includes portrait
Subjects Neil and Susan (Vocal duo); Spackman, Neil; Rushton, Susan; New Faces Contest; There's a meeting here tonight (Television programme); Just folk (Television programme); Revue 66 (Television programme); Musical recordings; Niccol, Mary Leo, (aka Sister Mary Leo), 1895-1989


[168 of 835]
Record ID 36762
Source New Zealand listener, 10 June 1966
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 5 p 19
Abstract Review of a new record by Anne Rasmussen, which also comments on the standard of recording by Kiwi Records.
Notes Includes portrait
Subjects Rasmussen, Anne; Musical recordings; Recording industry


[169 of 835]
Record ID 36764
Title Colmbus signs for tour
Source New Zealand herald, 17 March 1967
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 5 p 19
Abstract Ray Columbus has signed up to do a tour of the United States with Eric Burdon and the Animals, an English pop group. He has also had his first record released in America.
Subjects Columbus, Ray, 1942-; Musical recordings; Concert tours


[170 of 835]
Record ID 36794
Title Golden disc finalists
Source New Zealand listener, Date unknown
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 5 p 24-5
Abstract Feature article on the details of the judging of the sixty-nine records entered for the 1966 Golden Disc Award. The public will vote the final single winner from the top ten discs which have been selected by a 5 member panel.
Notes Includes portrait (of judges)
Subjects Golden Disc Award; Awards and honours; Musical recordings; Recording industry; Columbus, Ray, 1942-; Dallas, Maria; Epae, Jay, d.1994; Gremlins (Musical group); Grenell, John Denver, (aka John Hore), 1944-; La De Da's (Musical group); Lemon, Ken; Morrison, Howard Leslie, 1935-2009; Owen, Gwynne; Yeomen (Musical group)


[171 of 835]
Record ID 36812
Title Part-timing to the top
Source South Auckland courier, 29 March 1967
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 5 p 32
Abstract The "Newfolk" continue to appear at local nightspots and on television while their number "Today" climbs the local and national charts. Their first disc is due out in Britain next month.
Notes Includes portrait
Subjects Newfolk (Musical group); Sword, Gerry; Carrigan, Marion; McGrane, Veronica; Hayman, Terry; Musical recordings


[172 of 835]
Record ID 36847
Title First American cutting
Source New Zealand herald, 28 April 1967
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 5 p 45
Abstract Portrait of Maria Dallas listening to a playback of her first American record.
Subjects Popular music; Singers; Dallas, Maria; Musical recordings


[173 of 835]
Record ID 36904
Title How is the air up there?
Source New Zealand listener, 21 April 1967
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 5 p 54
Abstract Profile of the "La De Da's" who are top of the New Zealand Hit Parade, the first time a local group has reached the top spot of the national charts.
Notes Includes portrait
Subjects La De Da's (Musical group); Mergers (Musical group); Criminals (Musical group); Wilson, Trevor; Key, Phillip; Neilsen, Brett; Howard, Bruce; Borich, Kevin; Musical recordings; Bands (Music)


[174 of 835]
Record ID 36942
Title Maria's back but just for a while
Source Auckland star, 19 May 1967
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 5 p 62
Abstract Maria Dallas is back after a successful American tour performing on shows, television and recording records. She has won a big recording contract with RCA in the United States. However, she has decided to emigrate to Australia for economic reasons.
Notes Includes portrait
Subjects Popular music; Singers; Dallas, Maria; Musical recordings


[175 of 835]
Record ID 37186
Title On the way up
Source Auckland life, 28 June 1967
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 5 p 101
Abstract Portrait of Eleanor Davis, a newcomer on the pop scene, with her first record due to be cut and entered into the Golden Disc Award.
Subjects Davis, Eleanor; Golden Disc Award; Musical recordings; C'mon (Television programme)


[176 of 835]
Record ID 37188
Title La De Das on tour with Normie Rowe
Source Auckland life, 5 July 1967
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 5 p 102
Abstract The La De Das are in Australia for eight weeks touring with pop star Normie Rowe and appearing on Australian Tv pop shows.
Subjects La De Da's (Musical group); Musical recordings; Concert tours; Stebbing, Eldred, d.2009; Bands (Music)


[177 of 835]
Record ID 37210
Title Image minded
Source Auckland life, 16 July 1967
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 5 p 110
Abstract Portrait of the "Simple Image" who have recently cut their first single disc for HMV.
Subjects Simple Image (Musical group); Leki, Harry; Leef, Barry; Wylie, Gordon; Gascoigne, Ron; Musical recordings; Bands (Music)


[178 of 835]
Record ID 37211
Title Pop people
Source New Zealand listener, 2 June 1967
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 5 p 111
Abstract Profile of Auckland based husband and wife duo, "The Tunespinners".
Notes Includes portrait
Subjects Tunespinners (Musical group); Just folk (Television programme); There's a meeting here tonight (Television programme); Musical recordings


[179 of 835]
Record ID 37216
Title Gremlins
Source New Zealand listener, 2 June 1967
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 5 p 113
Abstract Profile of "The Gremlins" who are hoping to turn professional during next year.
Notes Includes portrait
Subjects Gremlins (Musical group); Conway, Glynn; Grubb, Ben; Wiles, Roger; Good, Ces; Davies, Peter; Musical recordings; Bands (Music)


[180 of 835]
Record ID 37355
Title Success in Japan for guitarist
Source New Zealand herald, 9 August 1967
Location ARC Microfilm ASK AT DESK, v 5 p 132
Abstract Auckland guitarist Graeme Bartlett has been noticed in Japan on a recent visit and has secured seven months' bookings for future appearances.
Notes Includes portrait
Subjects Bartlett, Gray, 1942-; Guitarists; Musical recordings


[181 of 835]
Record ID 37421
Title Cossacks release their first record
Source Central Suburbs Leader, 1 August 1967
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 5 p 137
Abstract Profile of the Auckland pop group "The Cossacks".
Subjects Cossacks (Musical group); Scott, Nick; Pattison, Austin; Edwards, Paul; Ricca, Rick; Williams, Ken; Musical recordings; C'mon (Television programme); Bands (Music)


[182 of 835]
Record ID 37435
Title Mount Albert popster is gold disc contender
Source Central Suburbs Leader, 15 August 1967
Location ARC Microfilm ASK AT DESK, v 5 p 141
Abstract Career profile of Herma Keil, resident artist at the Oriental Ballroom in Symonds Street, who has been voted the best entertainer on the "C'mon" television show.
Notes Includes portrait
Subjects Keil, Herma; C'mon (Television programme); Awards and honours; Golden Disc Award; Entertainer of the Year; Musical recordings; Awards and honours


[183 of 835]
Record ID 37620
Title On the local scene
Source New Zealand listener, 11 August 1967
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 5 p 170
Abstract Profile of "The Newfolk" who are the only New Zealand pop group recording on the British Decca label.
Notes Includes portrait
Subjects Newfolk (Musical group); Musical recordings; Sword, Gerry; Carrigan, Marion; McGrane, Veronica; Bands (Music)


[184 of 835]
Record ID 37686
Title Early success for Mount Eden Sydneysider
Source Auckland star, 19 September 1967
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 5 p 180
Abstract Australian pop singer Gene Pierson has won a contract with the Zodiac company after only one session.
Notes Includes portrait
Subjects Pierson, Gene; Musical recordings; Zodiac Records


[185 of 835]
Record ID 37701
Source New Zealand herald, 30 September 1967
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 5 p 183
Abstract Portrait of Micael McGifford receiving a copy of his first record.
Subjects McGifford, Michael Tarawhiti, d.1994; Musical recordings


[186 of 835]
Record ID 37826
Title Golden disc finalists
Source New Zealand listener, 1 September 1967
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 5 p 188-90
Abstract Details of the ten finalists who have been picked from 50 entries for the third Golden Disc Award. There is also a prize, the APRA Silver Scroll, for the best pop song composed by a New Zealander which last year was won by Jay Epae.
Subjects Golden Disc Award; Silver Scroll Award; APRA; Awards and honours; Contests; Popular music; Composers; Musical recordings; Recording industry; Epae, Jay, d.1994; Avengers (Musical group); Dallas, Maria; Edmonds, Sandy; Grant, Lee, (aka Mr Lee Grant); Gremlins (Musical group); Keil, Herma; La De Da's (Musical group); Rebels (Musical group); Underdogs (Musical group); Ray Woolf and the Avengers (Musical group); C'mon (Television programme); Singers


[187 of 835]
Record ID 38397
Title Top pop singer receives award
Source Auckland star, 2 November 1967
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 5 p 219
Abstract Lee Grant is this year's winner of the Golden Disc Award and Roger Skinner is awarded the APRA Silver Scroll.
Notes See also New Zealand herald, 2 November 1967 - Golden disc for Mr. Lee Grant - in New Zealand music scrapbook, v 5 p 219
See also New Zealand listener, 17 November 1967 - Golden disc "67 - in New Zealand music scrapbook, v 5 p 274 (portraits) & p 277 (article)
Subjects Golden Disc Award; Silver Scroll Award; APRA; Awards and honours; Contests; Grant, Lee, (aka Mr Lee Grant); Skinner, Roger; Composers; Popular music; Musical recordings


[188 of 835]
Record ID 38527
Title Lee makes it to top, but going was very tough
Author Berry, John
Source Sunday news, 5 November 1967
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 5 p 237
Abstract John Berry explains why Lee Grant was rightly awarded the Entertainer of the Year award, as the entertainer who has made the greatest impact for the year.
Subjects Grant, Lee, (aka Mr Lee Grant); Golden Disc Award; Entertainer of the Year; Entertainers; Musical recordings; Awards and honours


[189 of 835]
Record ID 38531
Title He decided to knock the pops with "Tender love"
Source Sunday news, 5 November 1967
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 5 p 238
Abstract A Napier man, D. M. (Mac) McDonald, has composed some hit songs, the first of which, "My tender love" was dedicated to the world with copies sent to notable world figures and also troops in Vietnam. Jennifer Goodwin has recorded the song for a New Zealand recording company.
Notes Includes portrait of Jennifer Wright
Subjects McDonald, D. M., (aka Mac); Composers; Popular music; Goodwin, Jennifer; Musical recordings; Vietnam War, 1961-1975


[190 of 835]
Record ID 38564
Title Catchy sayings put housewife into ballad field
Source Sunday news, 26 November 1967
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 5 p 253
Abstract Ginny Peters is making her composing talent felt increasingly in the Country and Western field.
Notes Includes portrait
Subjects Peters, Ginny; Musical recordings; Country music; Composers


[191 of 835]
Record ID 38718
Title NZ pop singer into UK top 20
Source Auckland star, 27 March 1968
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 5 p 258
Abstract John Rowles song "If I only had time" has entered the UK hit parades at No. 17.
Notes See also New Zealand herald, 22 February 1968 - Maori pop disc - in New Zealand music scrapbook, v 5 p 6
Subjects Rowles, John, 1947- (aka JA-AR); Musical recordings


[192 of 835]
Record ID 38762
Title Death at 62 of famed Maori tenor
Source New Zealand herald, 13 December 1967
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 5 p 262
Abstract Obituary of Dean Waretini.
Notes See also Auckland star, 16 December 1967 - One of greatest Maori singers - in New Zealand music scrapbook, v 5 p 269
Subjects Waretini, Deane, 1905?-1967; Hato, Ana, 1906-1953; Concert tours; Musical recordings; Singers; Maori (New Zealand people)


[193 of 835]
Record ID 38853
Title They made it in a year
Source Sunday news, 7 January 1968
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 5 p 282
Abstract Profile of "The Troubled Mind" whose 'Under my thumb" is due for release.
Notes Includes portrait
Subjects Troubled Mind (Musical group); Banks, Johnny; Whittle, Len; Roberts, Dick; Rowe, Ian; Jackson, Bob; Musical recordings; Bands (Music)


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Record ID 38893
Title Pop people
Source New Zealand listener, 17 November 1967
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 5 p 288-9
Abstract The Avengers took second place at the Golden Disc contest. Their latest single "Everyone's gonna wonder" has been on the hit parade for nine weeks
Notes Includes portrait
Subjects Avengers (Musical group); Cockburn, Clive; McDonald, Eddie; Davis, Hank; Brown, Dave; Musical recordings; Golden Disc Award; Awards and honours; Bands (Music)


[195 of 835]
Record ID 38894
Title Pop group is full time now
Source South Auckland courier (Eastern Edition) 24 January 1968
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 5 p 289
Abstract Profile of "The Gremlins" who have now all given up their jobs to become fulltime musicians.
Subjects Gremlins (Musical group); Conway, Glynn; Grubb, Ben; Davies, Peter; Curtiss, Daron; Wiles, Roger; Good, Ces; Musical recordings; Bands (Music)


[196 of 835]
Record ID 39259
Title Golden disc award to guitarist
Source New Zealand herald, 12 March 1968
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 6 p 33
Abstract Gray Bartlett has been awarded the first international Golden Disc Award by the Victor Record Company of Japan for sales of his "La Playa" released in 1965.
Notes Includes portrait
Subjects Bartlett, Gray, 1942-; Musical recordings; Awards and honours


[197 of 835]
Record ID 39278
Title Second hit likely for Rowles
Singers hit heights
Source New Zealand herald, 29 May 1968; 10 June 1968; 1 July 1968
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 6 p 36 v 6 p 74 v 6 p 115
Abstract John Rowles' new song "Hush not a word to Mary" was sung on one of Britain's top Tv shows.
His first record released in England, "If only I had time" is still in the Top 20 after six weeks and has sold over a quarter of a million copies.
The new resease has come from nowhere to reach 22nd place in the top-selling 30 pop records
Subjects Rowles, John, 1947- (aka JA-AR); Musical recordings


[198 of 835]
Record ID 39285
Title N.Z. singer now third in pops
Source New Zealand herald, 19 April 1968
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 6 p 36(a)
Abstract John Rowles' "If I only had time" has reached third place in the charts in London.
Subjects Rowles, John, 1947- (aka JA-AR); Musical recordings


[199 of 835]
Record ID 39325
Title Disc simply had appeal
Source Sunday news, 17 March 1968
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 6 p 42
Abstract The Simple Image's disc "Two kinds of love", recorded six months ago but released only last month, is about to break into the Top 20.
The group recently entertained on a P.and O. cruise in the Pacific.
Notes Includes portrait
Subjects Simple Image (Musical group); Leki, Harry; Wylie, Gordon; Leef, Barry; Gascoigne, Ron; Musical recordings; Cruise ships; Entertainers; Bands (Music)


[200 of 835]
Record ID 39326
Title Harping on disc
Source North Shore times advertiser, 26 March 1968
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 6 p 42
Abstract Kerry McDonnell played the harp for Larry's Rebels' latest record.
Includes biographical details.
Notes Includes portrait
Subjects McDonnell, Kerry; Harpists; Rebels (Musical group); Musical recordings; Levin, Benny, d.1993; Carter, Winifred; Auckland Junior Symphony Orchestra; Franchi, Dorothea, 1920-2003


[201 of 835]
Record ID 39361
Title Pop singer's dream comes true
Source New Zealand herald, 10 April 1968
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 6 p 51
Abstract John Rowles' "If I only had time" has reached the top 10 on the British hit parade.
Includes biographical details.
Subjects Rowles, John, 1947- (aka JA-AR); Musical recordings


[202 of 835]
Record ID 39379
Title It's all due to her sonic boom
Source New Zealand herald, 17 April 1968
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 6 p 57
Abstract Sydney-based Maria Dallas, in Auckland for concert and nightclub appearances, talks about her voice and her successful entry into the recording field in America - she has a five-year contract with RCA.
Notes Includes portrait
Subjects Popular music; Singers; Dallas, Maria; Musical recordings


[203 of 835]
Record ID 39446
Title 3rd disc not best
Source Sunday news, 21 April 1968
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 6 p 71
Abstract The "Avengers" have released their third disc.
Notes Includes portrait
Subjects Avengers (Musical group); Musical recordings; Bands (Music)


[204 of 835]
Record ID 39466
Title Big one coming up for Rebels
Source Sunday news, 5 May 1968
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 6 p 76
Abstract Larry's Rebels' latest disc "Halloween" looks set to become a world hit.
The group will be back here in August for a tour with Ray Woolf and a special guest star.
Notes Includes portrait
Subjects Rebels (Musical group); Morris, Larry; Rouse, Terry; McCarthy, Viv; Stott, Nooky; Williams, John; Musical recordings; Woolf, Ray, 1944-; Bands (Music)


[205 of 835]
Record ID 39467
Title Belmont Singers popularity is soaring high
Source North Shore times advertiser, 30 April 1968
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 6 p 77
Abstract Report of the annual general meeting of the Belmont Singers with details of the forthcoming tour and local programmes for the year. In addition, the choir will give local radio broadcasts and make a recording. One of the local concerts will include music specially composed for the choir by Tom Powell.
Subjects Belmont Singers; Choirs; Concert tours; Musical recordings; McRoberts, Kathleen; Urlic, Colleen; Powell, Thomas M.


[206 of 835]
Record ID 39581
Title Pryme disc banned but played
Lady wrong for NZBC after all
Source New Zealand herald, 15 June 1968; 25 June 1968
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 6 p 99 v 6 p 117
Abstract Lew Pryme's record with lyrics about the drug LSD has been banned by Radio International but was given an accidental airing.
After originally approving the record, the NZBC has now decided to ban it. The singer is disappointed because the song, as a result, would be ineligible for the Golden Disc Award.
Subjects Pryme, Lew, 1944-1990; Musical recordings; Drugs; Radio; Golden Disc Award


[207 of 835]
Record ID 39601
Title Follow-up
Source Sunday news, 26 May 1968
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 6 p 103
Abstract "The Simple Image" have recently released "Skyboy".
Notes Includes portrait
Subjects Simple Image (Musical group); Leki, Harry; Wylie, Gordon; Leef, Barry; Gascoigne, Ron; Musical recordings; Bands (Music)


[208 of 835]
Record ID 39734
Title Simple Image
Source New Zealand listener, 29 March 1968
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 6 p 139
Abstract Profile of "The Simple Image" and its members.
Notes Includes portrait
Subjects Simple Image (Musical group); Leki, Harry; Wylie, Gordon; Leef, Barry; Gascoigne, Ron; Musical recordings; Bands (Music)


[209 of 835]
Record ID 39749
Title John Rowles' second record losing ground
Source Auckland star, 19 July 1968
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 6 p 141
Abstract John Rowles' "Hush..not a word to Mary" appears to have failed in its bid for a "top of the pops" hit.
Subjects Rowles, John, 1947- (aka JA-AR); Musical recordings


[210 of 835]
Record ID 39781
Title Let's meet
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 6 p 149
Abstract Promotional material from Festival Records giving profile of Shane.
Subjects Hales, Trevor, (aka Shane); Musical recordings; Festival Records


[211 of 835]
Record ID 39788
Title BIg TV stars in U.S. are adults
Author Berry, John
Source Sunday news, 14 July 1968
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 6 p 151
Abstract Toni Williams has opened a six-week season at the Inn at the Park.
Includes career details.
Notes Includes portrait
Subjects Williams, Toni; Musical recordings


[212 of 835]
Record ID 39789
Title BIg TV stars in U.S. are adults
Author Berry, John
Source Sunday news, 14 July 1968
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 6 p 151
Abstract Peter Posa is taking a two-month break from showbiz.
Notes Includes portrait
Subjects Posa, Peter; Musical recordings


[213 of 835]
Record ID 39811
Author Young, Alan
Source New Zealand listener, 26 July 1968
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 6 p 158
Abstract Ray Columbus talks about his work in the United States where he established himself on the West Coast not only as a performer but also in the field of pop production and management. He is now back here to appear as resident in the pop series "C'mon 68" and plans to settle in Auckland.
Subjects Columbus, Ray, 1942-; Musical recordings; Promoters; C'mon (Television programme)


[214 of 835]
Record ID 40043
Title Let's meet
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 6 p 160
Abstract Promotional material from Festival Records giving profile of Tommy Ferguson.
Subjects Ferguson, Tommy; Astralbeats (Musical group); Jaywalkers (Musical group); Avengers (Musical group); Brew (Musical group); Festival Records; Musical recordings; C'mon (Television programme)


[215 of 835]
Record ID 40181
Title Ten finalists in Golden Disc Award
Source New Zealand herald, 24 August 1968
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 6 p 174
Abstract Eight disc jockeys have chosen the 10 finalists out of 63 nominees for this year's Golden Disc contest.
Notes See also Auckland star, 3 September 1968 - Beat-en the best of the bands - in New Zealand music scrapbook, v 6 p 203 (Includes portrait)
Subjects Golden Disc Award; Awards and honours; Musical recordings; Rebels (Musical group); Shevelles (Musical group); Columbus, Ray, 1942-; Hi Revving Tongues (Musical group); Avengers (Musical group); Simple Image (Musical group); Grant, Lee, (aka Mr Lee Grant); Fourmyula (Musical group); Durbin, Allison; Chicks (Vocal duo)


[216 of 835]
Record ID 40200
Title Winning pop group puts off Australia trip
Source Auckland star, 3 September 1968
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 6 p 174
Abstract The Hi Revving Tongues have postponed their winning trip to Australia from the Battle of the Bands contest. They are busy recording and want to be here for the finals of the Golden Disc Award competition in which they have their new record "Tropic of Capricorn".
Plans have been made for another Battle of the Bands contest early next year.
Subjects Hi Revving Tongues (Musical group); Musical recordings; Battle of the Bands (competition); Contests; Benny Levin Promotions Ltd.; Bands (Music)


[217 of 835]
Record ID 40202
Source Sunday news, 1 September 1968
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 6 p 176
Abstract "The Phyve" are already having success in Australia after only a fortnight with a resident group club booking, TV appearances and recording engagements.
Notes Includes portrait
Subjects Phyve (Musical group); Musical recordings; Long, Gordon; Parrish, Ken; Prince, Robin; Warren, Roy; Broad, Norman; Hegan, Eddie; Promoters; Bands (Music)


[218 of 835]
Record ID 40312
Title Bobby's girls ablaze
Source Sunday news, 25 August 1968
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 6 p 188
Abstract Robert Gennari missed out on the final 10 chosen for public judging for the 1968 Golden Disc Award. He was top entrant for the RCA label. Fans are planning a petition and the singer's manager is making a formal protest and asking for a review of the selection.
Notes Includes portrait
Subjects Golden Disc Award; Awards and honours; Musical recordings; Gennari, Robert


[219 of 835]
Record ID 40325
Title Pop singer may come home
Source New Zealand herald, 11 September 1968
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 6 p 189
Abstract There are plans for John Rowles to return for a concert tour early next year. His third record "Pain goes on forever" has just been released in England.
Subjects Rowles, John, 1947- (aka JA-AR); Concert tours; Musical recordings


[220 of 835]
Record ID 40396
Title To entertain big sports crowd
Source Auckland star, 20 September 1968
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 6 p 210
Abstract Cathie Harrop will entertain the sports crowd at the All-Ireland football final in Dublin. The harpist's first Irish record is due to be released at the same time.
Notes Includes portrait
Subjects Harrop, Cathie; Harpists; Musical recordings


[221 of 835]
Record ID 40815
Title Hot contender for Golden disc - Allison Durbin
Source North Shore times advertiser, 26 September 1968
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 6 p 235
Abstract Profile of Allison Durbin with details of her hit entry for the Golden Disc Award - "I have loved me a man".
Notes Includes portrait
Subjects Durbin, Allison; Musical recordings; Golden Disc Award; Elliott, Doug; Bill and Boyd (Vocal duo); Barnett, Lyn; Meteors (Musical group); Jacobs, Diane Marie, (aka Dinah Lee), 1943-; Moffat, Hiria; Chicks (Vocal duo); Popular music; Women singers


[222 of 835]
Record ID 40823
Title Gold disc dance spectacular for Wellsford
Source Lower North Weekly News, 9 October 1968
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 6 p 237
Abstract Larry's Rebels will make a special appearance at the Wellsford Public Hall. The group has been playing to capacity crowds during a 12 week countryside, tour having recently returned from a highly successful six-month stay in Australia, based in Melbourne.
Event date: 11 October 1968
Subjects Rebels (Musical group); Musical recordings; Green and Yellow (Musical group); Dust (Musical group); Bands (Music)


[223 of 835]
Record ID 40853
Title Wgtn pop group to try their luck in Britain
Source Home Life, October 1968
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 6 p 245
Abstract Profile of "The Fourmyula" who plan to go to Britain early next year for a six-month exploratory trip.
Notes Includes portraits
Subjects Fourmyula (Musical group); Mason, Wayne; Parry, Chris; Richardson, Alistair; Hope, Martin; Evenson, Carl; Contests; Awards and honours; Golden Disc Award; Battle of the Bands (competition); Musical recordings; Bands (Music)


[224 of 835]
Record ID 40861
Title She almost stole show
Source New Zealand herald, 8 November 1968
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 6 p 248
Abstract Allison Durbin wins the Golden Disc Award with "I have loved me a man".
Notes Includes portrait
See also New Zealand listener, (Date unknown) - in New Zealand music scrapbook, v 6 p 266
Subjects Durbin, Allison; Golden Disc Award; Awards and honours; Musical recordings


[225 of 835]
Record ID 40876
Source New Zealand listener, 22 November 1968
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 6 p 252 & 266
Abstract Dave Jordan is the winner of the APRA Silver Scroll for the best popular composition out of 67 entries.
Notes Includes portrait (22 November 1968)
v 6 p 266 - New Zealand listener article - Source date unknown
Subjects Jordan, David; Silver Scroll Award; APRA; Awards and honours; Contests; Composers; Popular music; Hamilton County String Quartet; Musical recordings; Recording industry


[226 of 835]
Record ID 40940
Title A 45 for Cathy
Source Sunday news, 23 September 1968
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 6 p 269
Abstract Folk singer Cathy Saunders' debut record features two of the dozens of songs she has composed herself.
Notes Includes portrait
Subjects Saunders, Cathy; Folk singers; Folk musicians; Musical recordings; Grenell, John Denver, (aka John Hore), 1944-; Brown, Joe


[227 of 835]
Record ID 40954
Title National song neglected
Source New Zealand herald, 16 December 1968
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 6 p 273
Abstract Further debate on the role of our national song "God defend New Zealand" which is generally passed over in favour of the national anthem "God save the Queen". The writer notes that there is no commercial recording currently available and questions whether it will eventually be discarded by default.
Subjects God defend New Zealand (National song); National songs; Musical recordings


[228 of 835]
Record ID 40980
Title Shane has date in Henderson
Source Source unknown,
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 6 p 279
Abstract Shane is appearing in Henderson at a teenage dance along with the Troubled Mind.
Notes Includes portrait
Subjects Hales, Trevor, (aka Shane); Troubled Mind (Musical group); Musical recordings; Golden Disc Award


[229 of 835]
Record ID 40984
Title Larry's Rebels - back by popular demand
Source Lower North Weekly News, 27 November 1968
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 6 p 279
Abstract The "Rebels" are booked again to appear in Wellsford, followed by further tours of both islands and a special Christmas show to stage at North Island beach resorts. The group return to Australia in mid January.
Subjects Rebels (Musical group); Green and Yellow (Musical group); Dust (Musical group); Concert tours; Durbin, Allison; Quincy Conserve (Musical group); Davis, Bobby; Dugan, Brendan; Musical recordings; Bands (Music)


[230 of 835]
Record ID 40996
Title New records
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, volume 6 page 284
Abstract Leaflet giving details the release of Christine Smith's debut recording "Leaving on a jet plane" with career details.
Notes Includes portrait
Subjects Smith, Christine; Musical recordings; Folk singers; Folk musicians; Hamilton County Bluegrass Band Show


[231 of 835]
Record ID 41244
Title Rapid climb
Source New Zealand herald, 18 January 1969
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, volume 6 page 290
Abstract John Rowles will tour with his show next month with an all-star cast, 19 February 1968.
Subjects Rowles, John, 1947- (aka JA-AR); Concert tours; Musical recordings; Durbin, Allison; Littlewood, Chic, d.2015; Auckland Town Hall


[232 of 835]
Record ID 41248
Title New image and style launched Fisher
Author Berry, John
Source Sunday news, 8 December 1968
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 6 p 291
Abstract Profile of Paul Fisher, night club entertainer, who is now one of the regular professionals on the Sydney club circuit.
Notes Includes portrait
Subjects Popular music; Singers; Fisher, Paul; Entertainers; Musical recordings; Dalton, Ron; Jacobs, Diane Marie, (aka Dinah Lee), 1943-; Chicks (Vocal duo); Dallas, Maria


[233 of 835]
Record ID 41382
Title NZ pop discs for W Germany
Source Auckland star, 1 February 1969
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 7 p 4
Abstract "The Fourmyula" and "The Avengers" are to have records released in West Germany.
Subjects Fourmyula (Musical group); Avengers (Musical group); Musical recordings; Bands (Music)


[234 of 835]
Record ID 41412
Title The Quincy Conserve
Source New Zealand listener, 20 December 1968
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 7 p 8
Abstract Profile of "The Quincy Conserve", who are the backing group for Allison Durbin on her discs.
Notes Includes portrait
Subjects Quincy Conserve (Musical group); Orams, Dave; Mason, Dennis; McCormick, John; Rehu, Rufus; McLeod, Raice; Durbin, Allison; Musical recordings; Bands (Music)


[235 of 835]
Record ID 41429
Title Pianist to record music by N.Z. composers
Source New Zealand herald, 25 January 1969
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 7 p 11
Abstract Tessa Birnie is to make the first recording of a collection of solo piano music by New Zealand composers.
Includes career details.
Notes Includes portrait
Subjects Birnie, Tessa, 1934-2008; Pianists; New Zealand music; Musical recordings; Kiwi Records (recording firm); APRA; Lilburn, Douglas Gordon, 1915-2001; Carr, Edwin James Nairn, 1926-2003; Farquhar, David Andross, 1928-; Whitehead, Gillian, 1941-; McLeod, Jennifer Helen, 1941-; Women composers; Composers


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Record ID 41457
Source Auckland star, 8 February 1969
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 7 p 15
Abstract The Fourmyula has had three singles in the top 20 and are about to release their second album.
Notes Includes portrait
Subjects Fourmyula (Musical group); Musical recordings; Bands (Music)


[237 of 835]
Record ID 41460
Source New Zealand listener, 24 January 1969
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 7 p 15
Abstract The Avengers have recorded a live album at Ali Baba's, Wellington.
Notes Includes portraits
Subjects Avengers (Musical group); Musical recordings; Davis, Hank; Cockburn, Clive; Bands (Music)


[238 of 835]
Record ID 41507
Title Show business
Source Sunday news, 22 January 1969
Location New Zealand music scrapbook - Central City Special Collections (NZ) 780.08 N51, v 7 p 18
Abstract Peter Averi accompanied Irish tenor Patrick O'Hagan for an album of Catholic hymns recorded in St. Michael's, Remuera. A further visit is planned for early next year.
Subjects Averi, Peter Warwick, 1934-;