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Waiheke folk group Grainneog perform a set of New Zealand folk songs live at Waiheke Library

An interview with Waiheke musician Steve Robinson, APRA Silver Scroll winner, award-winning record producer, jingle writer and member of ’70s folk rock band Tamburlaine. Find out more about Steve and Tamburlaine on AudioCulture

Chris Walker onterviews Chris Orange from New Zealand punk band The Terrorways on the occasion of their recent shows and release of an album Short haired Rock And Roll. The interview was first broadcast on Waiheke Radio’s Island Life show on Sat 6 July 2019 Photo credit: Chris Zwaagdyk @ ZED Pics

Claudia Gunn writes and performs songs for children. She is a regular visitor to Waiheke Island. On Sat 18 May 2019 she performed at Waiheke Library. This recording isn’t bells and whistles – it’s more warts and all. A live in the room recording capturing all the audience response and communication, and the background hubbub […]

Two hours of New Zealand music on vinyl. In this episode I feature records by artists who performed at the experimental music festival Lines of Flight 2019 and records I bought when I was in Dunedin for the festival. All kiwi, all vinyl. Download: http://podcasts.countingthebeat.gen.nz/CTB-Lines-Of-Flight-2019.mp3

Chris Walker talks to Waiheke musician Miles Gillett about his new project, Cruddy

Two hours of New Zealand music on vinyl. Along with special guest Subtropix I present a kiwi vinyl ABC. Peter and I go head to head. One song each from one record from one band for each letter of the alphabet. All kiwi, all vinyl. First broadcast on Waiheke Radio on Sat 16 Mar. Download: http://podcasts.countingthebeat.gen.nz/CTB160319.mp3

Greg Trreadwell talks to Annabel Alpers (formerly space pop artist Bachelorette) about her new project Hamerkopf, which she will be performing on Waihake in March

Two hours of New Zealand music on vinyl. In this episode I revisit records from my annual end of year Best Of lists, going back to when Counting The Beat became a vinyl only show in 2012. All kiwi, all vinyl. First broadcast on Waiheke Radio on Sat 16 Feb 2019. Download: http://podcasts.countingthebeat.gen.nz/CTB160219.mp3

Chris Walker talks to Karyn Rachtman and Stephanie Brown & Jens Ikner from LIPS about the upcoming Hi, How Are You Concert


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