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Welcome to Flying Nun News. Here you will find interesting music news. Not just about the record label Flying Nun, but also other Aotearoa New Zealand artists, topics and people who we like and think are interesting. Please read on.  

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MILKY'S MUSICAL CITIES OF AOTEAROA. PART THREE: ŌTAUTAHI/CHRISTCHURCH

Aug 20, 2021 By James Milne

As part of the great Goin' Live With Chabs and Milky tour of Aotearoa recently completed, we got Milky, a.k.a. James Milne, to take pause and reflect on his connections to the musical cities of this country, sharing footage from the tour along the way. Stop Three: Ōtautahi/Christchurch

FLYING NUN 40TH PHOTOS WELLINGTON PART TWO - VOOM, REB FOUNTAIN, SUBLIMINALS, THE CHILLS,

Aug 10, 2021 News

This past Saturday we had the second Flying Nun 40th Birthday show at Wellington's Michael Fowler Centre. It was a huge night, with 8 bands and two stages. For this Second photo instalment we have Voom, Reb Fountain, Subliminals and The Chills. All photos by Bruce Mackay. 

FLYING NUN 40TH PHOTOS WELLINGTON PART ONE - PURPLE PILGRIMS, ALDOUS HARDING, SUPERETTE, THE BATS,

Aug 09, 2021 News

This past Saturday we had the second Flying Nun 40th Birthday show at Wellington's Michael Fowler Centre. It was a huge night, with 8 bands and two stages. For this first photo instalment we have Purple Pilgrims, Aldous Harding, Superette and The Bats. All photos by Bruce Mackay.

FLYING NUN 40TH PHOTOS AUCKLAND PART FOUR - STRAITJACKET FITS, WAX CHATTELS, SOLID GOLD HELL

Jul 29, 2021 News

This past Saturday we celebrated our 40th Birthday at the Auckland Town Hall. It was a huge sold out night, with 12 different bands spread across three different stage areas. For this fourth and final instalment we have Straitjacket Fits, Solid Gold Hell and Wax Chattels. All photos by Dave Simpson.

MUSIC NEWS

YUMI ZOUMA RETURN WITH NEW SINGLE

Sep 09, 2021 News

The group have been busy writing since the release of Truth Or Consequences in 2020

REB FOUNTAIN SHARES NEW SINGLE 'FOXBRIGHT'

Sep 08, 2021 Hariet Ellis

Today, the fourth single ‘Foxbright’ is shared from Reb Fountain's forthcoming album IRIS out via Flying Nun Records on October 1st, 2021.

LUKE BUDA SHARES 'CANDY' - HIS NEW SINGLE

Sep 03, 2021 News

Candy is "a glassy, sleek, shimmering, shot of post-shoegaze pop." Jeremy Taylor, Slow Boat Records

JUNO IS RELEASES NEW SINGLE + LIVESTREAM

Sep 02, 2021 News

Zoom Zoom is the first single from her upcoming debut album due out next year

TOURS RESCHEDULED: DIMMER & LAWRENCE ARABIA

Aug 30, 2021 News

Unfortunately but not unexpectedly, the latest outbreak of Covid-19 has forced some events to be cancelled or postponed.

MILD ORANGE SHARE NEW SINGLE + VIDEO: 'THIS KINDA DAY'

Aug 26, 2021 News

“To me, this song represents a lot of growth in perspective, and I’d love to share that appreciation with others in hopes that it might help some not go down a dark path alone.” Mild Orange frontman Josh Mehrtens.

PURPLE PILGRIMS RELEASE FINAL VIDEO INSTALMENT FROM ‘PERFUMED EARTH’: ‘ANCESTORS WATCHING’

Aug 26, 2021 Hariet Ellis

Today, sister duo Purple Pilgrims have released the third part of a trilogy of Super 8 films that were made with friend and fellow musician Gary War.

VERA ELLEN SHARES NEW SINGLE, ’CRACK THE WHIP’

Aug 25, 2021 Hariet Ellis

'Crack The Whip' is the third instalment in a series of incredible singles from Vera's upcoming album It's Your Birthday.

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