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Reo Māori SongHubs Announced - Applications Open

We're delighted to announce that applications are now open for our new Reo Māori Songhubs Program 2020, and will close at 5pm on Monday 28 September.

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Announcing a new Reo Māori translation of our name

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Announcing the Finalists for the 2020 APRA Maioha Award

The APRA Maioha Award recognises the art of contemporary Māori songwriting and honours composers who are telling their stories in the language of Te Ao Māori.

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Finalists Announced for SOUNZ Award - Te Tohu Auaha

Some of New Zealand’s best composers have been shortlisted for the SOUNZ Contemporary Award which celebrates excellence in contemporary composition. 

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Finalists Announced for APRA Screen Awards

Some of New Zealand’s best songwriters and composers have been shortlisted for two prestigious Screen awards to be presented at the 2020 APRA Silver Scroll Awards.

 

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Earnings Insights: access for managers and bookkeepers

You can now give access to a secondary contact (e.g. manager or bookkeeper) to view your Earnings Insights. 

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Just played a live stream on FB/IG/YT? Get paid.

Submit your live stream performance reports by 2 Oct to get paid.

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Top 5 Silver Scroll Finalists

We're delighted to announce the top five finalists for the 2020 APRA Silver Scroll Award.

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Sustainability Grants Announced

The second round of Sustainability Grant recipients have been announced, with a further 12 NZ members included, making a total of 58 NZ recipients.

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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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Event Calendar

Sep

24

APRA AMCOS Boards Meet
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Nov

18

APRA AMCOS Boards Meet
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