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Long way to go for PNG female artists
Long way to go for PNG female artists

It is still a big struggle for female artists in PNG’s ever struggling music industry. Even 13 years after introducing the PNG Musik Awards to empower all artists, founding member and radio personality, Kasty still sees this as an...

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PNG Musik Awards locked in for weekend
PNG Musik Awards locked in for weekend

​Artists in Papua New Guinea and the Pacific region have been struggling for years to be recognised for their efforts. However, the YumiFM PNG Musik Awards is the only event of its scale, to do so. It was introduced...

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Sheppard to promote new single “Keep me crazy”
Sheppard to promote new single “Keep me crazy”

The Sheppard band will be promoting their most recent release “Keep me crazy” while here for their one night performance at the Cosmopolitan. Released a month ago this year, the song quickly became “a major hit in Australia, debuting...

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Ngaiire will draw her third album from PNG
Ngaiire will draw her third album from PNG

​Sydney based singer Ngaiire will be visiting Papua New Guinea more often this year, to do research for her third album. She is currently in the country for one of such trips. She says her aim is to base...

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Tonight presents the best in PNG’s Hip Hop scene
Tonight presents the best in PNG’s Hip Hop scene

​It’s been a while since Naka Blood made some noise, don’t you think? How about 3Kiingz? Or just some mad Hip Hop sounds all night? The last time was Nakamania hosted by Australian based Illuminaka records in 2014 at...

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The Sheppard will be in town
The Sheppard will be in town

​Queensland based band, the Sheppard, is returning to Port Moresby next month for a night of Bombs Away at the Cosmopolitan. The band makes an appearance on local stage one more time after favourably rocking the world on international...

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First four semi-finalists in local Dj competition
First four semi-finalists in local Dj competition

First four semi-finalists have been identified from round 2 of the 2017 Heineken Live Your Music DJ competition. The annual competition in search of PNG’s Disk Jockeying (DJ) talent has two semi-finalists each for two divisions: Top Rising Star...

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Kerowaii: Mango Tree’s release date confirmed
Kerowaii: Mango Tree’s release date confirmed

The date of Kerowaii’s long awaited debut album has been revealed. New Zealand based hip hop artist says Mango Tree will be released in June 10 via iTunes & Spotify. Mango Tree captures all aspects of Kerowaii’s life, like...

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Four bands to clash at finals
Four bands to clash at finals

Four local bands have at least two weeks to fine tune themselves before hitting the stage for the Battle of the Bands grand finale. Dust Kalas had accepted the bigger light from its usual outdoor pub environment, securing in...

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Tongan royal family attends historic album launch in Auckland
Tongan royal family attends historic album launch in Auckland

The sounds and melodies of ancient Tonga attracted a royal audience to Mangere Arts Centre in Auckland New Zealand at the weekend.

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