Posts tagged ngaiire
PREMIERE: Sarah Belkner and Diamond Duck's divine cover of The Beach Boys' "Lonely Sea" - an ambitious endeavour that more than delivers. Recorded for The Newsagency Sessions, Sydney

The fourth and sadly final installment from this  intimate series sees Sarah and Sydney duo Diamond Duck deliver a gorgeous version of The Beach Boy's avant garde masterpiece The Lonely Sea. An ambitious endeavour that delivers the goods. Sarah Belkner is clearly making her mark as a respectful, thoughtful and soul-filled artist whose innovative ideas and willingness to embrace other artists with open arms will result in a long-standing career in music. What a woman. 

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PREMIERE: Sarah Belkner and the Danaides' haunting cover of Soundgarden's "Black Hole Sun" overflows with nostalgia and affection. Recorded for The Newsagency Sessions, Sydney

The third installment from this four part series features Sarah singing up a storm with Sydney local outfit the Danaides with a haunting cover of Soundgarden's Black Hole Sun - and with it all the memories of Chris Cornell's genius songwriting come flooding back. A worthy affectionate tribute. 

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PREMIERE: Sarah Belkner and Merpire's cover of Sylvan Esso's "Die Young" will floor you. Emotion and intrigue for days. Recorded for The Newsagency Sessions, Sydney

The second installment of Sarah Belkner's The Newsagency Sessions is here! This time, Sarah teams up with Merpire, the 2015 Telstra Road To Discover winner and singer and songwriter on the rise. Her voice is wowtown, and accompanied by Sarah, this cover of Die Young by Californian duo Sylvan Esso will have you feeling all the feels. 

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PREMIERE: Sarah Belkner and Alison Avron's stunning cover of Sir Cliff Richard's We Don't Talk Anymore recorded for The Newsagency Sessions, Sydney

For the last three years artist and producer Sarah Belkner has had a residency at Sydney's The Newsagency where she invites other artists to showcase their talent, and create mesmerising duets. Delightfully, Music Love will exclusively be premiering each new track every Thursday! Then first one is with Alison Avron, singer, songwriter and founder of The Newsagency. Enjoy this cover of a song by none other than Sir Cliff Richard.

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Is there a bigger champion of Australian women in music than Vicki Gordon? Meet Music Love's first panellist for Vivid Ideas: Pathway to Platform event

Vicki is a panelist for our Vivid Ideas: Pathway to Platform event and at Music Love, we wanted to introduce her to our readers before the event. She kindly took the time our of her busy schedule to answer some questions with some powerfully wise words. Make sure you don't miss her in person at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Sydney on June 10, 2017 at 9a

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Take the time to listen to, watch, and let Sarah Belkner's emotional, hooky, 80s pop music and films gently unfold. You'll be glad you did

Sarah Belkner is a pop producer, songwriter, singer and performer. Her original music is somewhat of a minimalist take on the 80s, with emotive hooks and thoughtful layers. Yet it's fresh, fresh, fresh. It takes time to consume Sarah's music, and it's good to give the production and the songs the space they deserve, perhaps in the same manner one would wander through an art gallery. Her sound and accompanying music films fit together beautifully to create both strong and gentle uplifting, contemplative works.  

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Ngaiire and the National Live Music Awards

On Tuesday 29 November, every capital city across the country will hold an event to commemorate the inaugural National Live Music Awards (NLMAs). The purpose of the NLMAs is to celebrate and reward the many performers who contribute to a huge live music scene in Australia. There will be 51 awards presented across the country, divided by State, with eighteen national awards presented at a Sydney gala event held at renowned jazz club, The Basement.

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