Auckland rapper Tom Scott's collaborative project Avantdale Bowling Club won the 2019 Taite Music Prize. He joins Kirsten Johnstone to choose songs and share yarns for the RNZ Music Mixtape. Video, Audio
The 1000 Mile Club was started at San Quentin Prison in 2005, with the goal of training willing inmates to run 1000 miles in a calendar year exclusively within the facility. Since then, the club has grown to over 50 members. Audio, Gallery
Bob Marley played his only New Zealand concert at Auckland’s Western Springs forty years ago this month. His visit had a seismic effect on this country’s relationship with reggae music, which continues to resonate. Video, Audio
"They shall grow not old, as we that are left grow old, Age shall not weary them, nor the years condemn. At the going down of the sun, and in the morning, We will remember them." The Tudor Consort sings, with cellist Andrew Joyce.
Anthems: New Zealand’s Iconic Hits tells the story of New Zealand music through some of this country's biggest songs, and features musicians including Lorde, Dave Dobbyn, Bic Runga, Neil Finn and Anika Moa.