Rocked the Nation: 100 NZ Music moments set to launch

Karen Hay hosts Rocked the Nation Rocked the Nation: 100 NZ Music Moments counts down the 100 most seminal moments in New Zealand music in a six week series starting on Monday, May 26th at 11:30pm on TV3. Hosted by former ‘Radio With Pictures’ presenter Karyn Hay, Rocked the Nation will take viewers on a [ Read More ]

A local legend features on Maori TV

Maori Television unveils a striking and pivotal portrait of the life of one of New Zealand’s musical crusaders, Tigilau Ness, with the screening of FROM STREET TO SKY in the Zealand Documentary slot, Pakipumeka Aotearoa, on Wednesday August 22 at 8.00 PM. The one-hour film is a personal account of four decades of protest and [ Read More ]

New Music TV Show – Bassline to be produced

Te Awanui Reeder A new Maori Television show showcasing the cream of New Zealand music will stage a series of gigs between August and November this year. BASSLINE – to be produced by Auckland-based Revolution Productions – will film the live performances and interviews with the artists as well as interesting and straight-to-the-point field stories. [ Read More ]

TVNZ's First Digital Channel TVNZ6 & Maori Television in partnership

A call for all young New Zealanders to showcase their talent and help the planet A sustainability film challenge – THE OUTLOOK FOR SOMEDAY * launches today for New Zealanders up to 20 years of age. The project involves both TVNZ and Maori Television and is a partnership between Connected Media, The Enviroschools Foundation and [ Read More ]

Flight of the Concords comedy series on HBO

The clip below is from one of the episodes of Flight of the Concords playing on HBO. For the full episode click [youtube=] Flight of the Conchords follows the trials and tribulations of a two man, digi-folk band from New Zealand as they try to make a name for themselves in their adopted home [ Read More ]

Youth Show back in your face on Maori TV

If you’re tired of your teenagers constantly online, give broadband the boot, disconnect the dial up and tune them in to TU WERA – Maori Television’s cool-as youth show premiering on Friday July 13 at 8.00 PM. The second series of TU WERA showcases the latest in youth issues, trends and people – with the [ Read More ]