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Jenny Morris addresses National Press Club

APRA Chair Jenny Morris addressed the National Press Club today about the value of music and songwriting

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Nominations for 2020 APRA & AMCOS Board Elections Now Open

Nominations close Friday 18 September 2020

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46 Songwriters. Over 50 Tunes: Parachute wraps Song Week 2020.

Parachute Music's 2020 Song Week saw almost 50 music-makers coming together for the 5 day songwriting camp.

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Earnings Insights: log in to see how your songs make money

Data, trends and reports on where your royalties come from.

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Vale Ross McNab

We're deeply saddened to share the news that stalwart and legend of the country music community Ross McNab has passed away.

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Top 20 announced

The 20 songs in the running for the 2020 APRA Silver Scroll Award have been announced and members are invited to vote

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How the Silver Scroll Winner is Chosen

Are you a little unclear on the judging and voting process around the Silver Scroll Award? Want to know how one song makes it to the top of the list?

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Music Commission Announces NZ Music Venue Infrastructure Fund

Part of a range of music initiatives the Government is supporting due to the impact of COVID-19, to assist the music sector to adapt and revitalise.

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International Songwriting Competition entries are open

Aussie and Kiwi songwriters always shine in the comp. Find out the details about entering.

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Jawsh 685 hits #1 in the UK

Congratulations to the Manurewa songwriter and producer making international waves

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The At Home Sessions: A Masterclass on live streaming your gigs

APRA AMCOS met with artists Tim Shiel and Olympia to discuss their experiences on the new frontier of live streaming for musicians.

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Sustainability Grants Announced

222 APRA members receive Sustainability Grants today, including 46 NZ members. Plus, more grants to come!

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People in your Neighbourhood with Pennie Black

An in depth interview podcast series on the inner workings of the NZ Music Industry and how organisations can help you as an artist.

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ARE YOU LIVING OVERSEAS?

MusicHelps have announced a round of emergency grants for NZ music people who are NZ citizens but living overseas

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Vale Aaron Tokona

The incredible frontman of Weta, AHoriBuzz, and Cairo Knife Fight has died.

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Itching to upskill? Webinars, workshops and short courses for music creators

From music production to business planning.

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NZ On Air

Announce new music funding changes

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Winners announced

Congratulations to Jake Baxendale and Dixon Nacey on their 2020 NZ Jazz Awards

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Queens Birthday Honours

Congratulations to our members Derek Lardelli and Tom Rainey

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Congrats!

The winners of the 2020 NZ Country Music Awards have been announced

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WINNERS ANNOUNCED

Congratulations to all the children's music creators who were recognised at the 2020 awards.

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MUSIC INDUSTRY WELCOMES GOVERNMENT SUPPORT

APRA AMCOS NZ and the rest of the New Zealand music industry today welcomed the government’s announcement of a package of measures to support the arts and culture sector back to recovery following the impact of covid-19.

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Congrats!

The finalists for the 2020 NZ Jazz Awards have been announced

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Silver Scroll FAQs

Check out the answers to some frequently asked questions about the Silver Scroll Award Entries

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Support and Advocate: Sustainability Fund for writer members

Songwriter and composer members worldwide can apply for the $2,000 grant.

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The At Home Sessions: second edition

3-2-1 songwriting sessions and Meet the Locals Virtual are back! 

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Live streaming music licensing advice for APRA members

Here’s what you need to know in regards to music licensing and live streaming

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Tips of the Trade: digital licensing and claiming live stream royalties

How your music makes money from digital platforms.

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Finalists Announced

Congratulations to the finalists for the 2020 NZ Country Music Awards!

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International Song Comp

Winners, place-getters, and honourable mentions announced, including 11 honours for Kiwi artists.

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Create: a bi-lingual music industry

Hinewehi Mohi talks about her role as Pītau Whakarewa and some initiatives for Māori members.

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Create: programs and opportunities for our members

Register for 3-2-1 Sessions and Meet the Locals networking

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Create: live streaming and the value of music

Find out about live stream licensing and claiming royalties.

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Create: tips for self-managed artists and managers

Artist manager John Watson shares tips on using this time to connect with fans and take care of your business.

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FINALISTS ANNOUNCED

Congratulations to the finalists of the 2020 NZ Children's Music Awards

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2020 MAY BOOK

Now online! Lots of helpful info and tips, and some great articles about how to get your music out there and move your career forward.

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COVID-19 resources for our members living overseas

It is a very difficult time to be away from home during the COVID-19 situation

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FREE ACCOUNTING HELP LINE

We're delighted to announce that we can now offer APRA members access to a free accounting helpline, thanks to Entertainment Accounting.

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Covid-19: Music Sector Request To Government

A request was sent to government on 17th April on behalf of Recorded Music NZ, APRA AMCOS, NZ Promoters Association, MMF and IMNZ.  We have asked government for a number of measures for immediate assistance, and further measures to assist the industry with recovery and return to productivity in the coming months and years ahead. 

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The latest music industry update

Some good news and helpful info as we move through week four of lock down.

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Event Calendar

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24

APRA AMCOS Boards Meet
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Nov

18

APRA AMCOS Boards Meet
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