SONGWRITERS FROM New Zealand

Eden

Eden

Eden is a nineteen year-old songwriter from Auckland, New Zealand. She first began her songwriting career at age fifteen, from being sponsored by Laurie Williams Guitars, then gained success throughout high school in receiving the Smokefree Rockquest National Women's Musicianship Award (2011) and the Play it Strange Peace Song Award (2011). Eden's

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JohnOZ

JohnOZ

Having composed music over the past 25 years, John debuted his work at The New Zealand Symphony Orchestra's Sonic Circus in 1987. He then formed his band Slacker. Residencies were held at DeBretts, El Sabor and Cause Celebre alongside Nathan Haines' Jazz Committee. Slacker were a regular with many Jazz Festivals, played a live to air performanc

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Jonathan Crehan

Jonathan Crehan

Trained in classical music, Jono was brought up playing piano and composing music. At the age of 12, his family created a band focussing on celtic fusion music; Pogues, Cranberries, Corrs etc. He joined in by playing the drums. In 2005 he went to Victoria University in Wellington, and gained a music degree in composition. During this time, he spent

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Jordan Reyne

Jordan Reyne

Jordan's music blends urban found sound with ethereal, Celtic melodies and percussive acoustic guitar. Her music has seen recognition in underground communities such as the local and European darkwave scenes: "May be making the most important sound of the year" BBC Channel 4. "One of this country's most gifted, probing and intelligent writers

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Laurence Cooper

Laurence Cooper

I have been playing as long as I can remember either in or out of bands. I was first inspired to get into serious music when I heard the strident and electrifying sounds of Clapton on the first Bluesbreakers album with John Mayall and Cream's first album. I hadn't heard anything like it before. And then I heard Hendrix and that clinched it. But

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Noff Industries

Noff Industries

Hi, my name is John Mabey and I have been songwriting for a wee while now. These entries are just some of my more complete tunes off my first and second albums...'Could've Been Perhaps' and 'Second Door on the Left' respective;y. I manage to play most of the instruments on these songs and recorded them in my studio here in Carterton NZ -BassRick

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Sally Wright

Sally Wright

There's no pigeon-holing this one. Sally enjoys writing lyrics for a broad range of genres creating a variety of styles - many well suited to screen and marketing. With a natural inclination to Rock and Blues, throw in a little bit of Country, Pop, a touch of Swing just for good measure and we run the gamut from upbeat fun to heartfelt ballads.

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Stellarize

Stellarize

Fun upbeat folk, pop singer songwriter with catchy and prominent melodies that will get you hooked. Stellarize is originally from Toronto, Canada but now is based in Wellington, New Zealand where she is working on a new album and is playing regularly with her full band as well as solo. Prior to settling in Wellington, Stellarize has been travellin

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TSongsnz

TSongsnz

Singer songwriter in the gospel music industry. First album recorded 2010 'Thirst,' by Thousandfold. I have been writing songs since the age of 11, singing them in church and other places on and off over the years and finally completed the adventure of producing an album with our team in 2010. Influences that I love are indigenous sounds by

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