Artist Spotlight at Plains FM


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Artist Spotlight at Plains FM

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Artist Spotlight at Plains FM - Just Janie plays her new single Muse and Musician ( 0:15:27)       
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Just Janie joins Pia in the studio for a delightful chat before playing Muse and Musician from her new EP of the same name. Don't miss Just Janie's upcoming live shows. On the 27th of July Just Janie is opening for Adam Hattaway at the Wunderbar in Lyttelton, tickets here: On the following evening she will be performing at the Christchurch Folk Music Club, info here: . AND THATS NOT ALL! Coming up in August is her single in collaboration with Sig Wilder with a tour to boot!
Published: 17/07/2024 8:30:00 a.m.
Artist Spotlight at Plains FM - Adam Hattaway talks about his new single High Horse!( 0:18:4)       
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Join us today while we chat to Adam Hattaway about his beginnings, his career, and his future plans. We also play his latest song, High Horse. For tickets to his upcoming gig at Lyttelton's Wunderbar check out Under the Radar:
Published: 11/07/2024 8:30:00 a.m.
Artist Spotlight at Plains FM - Moider Mother's Noah McKay( 0:10:27)       
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Noah McKay returns to Plains FM for a quick chat before Murder Mother's gig supporting Ōtepoti band Death and the Maiden at Space Academy this Friday. Visit Under the Radar for details and tickets here:
Published: 10/07/2024 8:00:00 a.m.
Artist Spotlight at Plains FM- Steffany Beck on her new EP Pillars reaching #4 in the Independent New Zealand Music Charts ( 0:15:51)       
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Steffany drops by for a quick chat before her gig with Miranda Easten at a Rolling Stone this Friday the 5th of July (if you head along you might just make it into the music video they are shooting for their new single Hell & Back!). It's been a big year for Steffany who's EP, Pillars, made it to #4 on the Independent New Zealand Music Chart and #6 on the Official Top 20 NZ Albums chart. Woo hoo!!!
Published: 4/07/2024 8:00:00 a.m.
Artist Spotlight at Plains FM - Lucy Gray on her upcoming EP - Whole Life Waiting( 0:14:5)       
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Lucy Gray is the latest artist to be featured on Artist Spotlight. She chats to Sinclair about her journey as a musician, getting in music at the age of six, the nostalgia and melancholy in her productions and she plays her unreleased single "Running Through My Mind" live on air! Lucy will be touring Christchurch and Auckland. Tickets: Christchurch - Auckland -
Published: 3/07/2024 8:30:00 a.m.
Artist Spotlight at Plains FM- Medieval drum and base? Yurt Party chat about their unique sound( 0:14:55)       
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The lads from Yurt Party take a break from rehearsal to chat about their unique sound, new songs and gig this Friday at Fluxx Capacitor. Tickets here:
Published: 27/06/2024 8:00:00 a.m.
Artist Spotlight at Plains FM- Paulo Santo aka Sam White and his band( 0:19:58)       
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Sam White stops by the Plains FM studios for a wee chat and to play some tunes ahead of his 03 Sessions show at Space Academy this Thursday, the 27th of July tickets here: Keep an eye out for Paulo Santo's self titled debut album out later this year at
Published: 26/06/2024 8:00:00 a.m.
Artist Spotlight at Plains FM - Holly Arrowsmith talks about her new single Blue Dreams( 0:19:26)       
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We are joined today by Otautahi-based singer songwriter Holly Arrowsmith talking about her new Single Blue Dreams andher upcoming album to be release in July. She also honours us with a live performance of her single Desert Dove.
Published: 20/06/2024 8:30:00 a.m.
Artist Spotlight at Plains FM- Steffany Beck and Miranda Easten( 0:13:21)       
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Steffany and Miranda have joined forces for the Saddle Up Sisters tour and their new single Hell and Back out today! For tickets to their Christchurch show on the 5th of July at A Rolling Stone visit: Keep up to date with Steffany at and Miranda at
Published: 19/06/2024 8:00:00 a.m.
Artist Spotlight at Plains FM - Castaway Talks about their new single Daisy( 0:19:54)       
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Jack from Castaway joins us today to talk about the band, the origin of its name, and their latest single.
Published: 12/06/2024 8:30:00 a.m.
Artist Spotlight at Plains FM - Paul Seymour AKA Porp, on his many albums and songs( 0:14:46)       
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Bit sized interviews with local artists
Published: 6/06/2024 8:00:00 a.m.
Artist Spotlight at Plains FM - Sam Bambery on his new album Rubricator( 0:15:5)       
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Sam brings his creative magic to Plains FM and discusses birthing his second album Rubricator. Hear about the what went on behind the scenes of this lovingly crafted musical tapestry. Song: Doctor
Published: 5/06/2024 8:00:00 a.m.
Artist Spotlight at Plains FM - Tess Liautaud on her Single Here Go The Lovers( 0:25:45)       
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Tess Liautaud joins us today to tell us about her origins, her future plans, and her new single Here go the Lovers.
Published: 30/05/2024 8:30:00 a.m.
Artist Spotlight at Plains FM - Valere's new EP Gold Dust( 0:16:29)       
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Valere joins Sinclair to discuss her new EP Gold Dust a thoughtful musing on love and the passing of time (we are so happy it's in the Plains FM rotation!) and plays her song Sober. Song: Gold Dust
Published: 29/05/2024 6:57:21 p.m.
Artist Spotlight at Plains FM - Monotones on their new single Vertabrake( 0:10:36)       
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Charlie and Seb from The Monotones discuss their first single Vertabrake a fun alt-rock toe tapper with a traditional post break-up origin story. Song: Vertabrake
Published: 29/05/2024 2:00:00 p.m.
Artist Spotlight at Plains FM - Tāmaki Makaurau's Emily Bateman( 0:11:55)       
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Emily joins Pia for a chat on her creative process, musical inspirations and how her songs are time capsules of where she is at in life. Song: Like I Always Do
Published: 23/05/2024 10:00:00 a.m.
Artist Spotlight at Plains FM - Gecho and their new EP Vivarium( 0:9:32)       
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Gecho chat with Pia about how the band formed, their first gig, and their new EP. Song: Tekka
Published: 16/05/2024 10:00:00 a.m.

Plains FM Artist Spotlight introduces you to local artists making music in our own backyard.

Host: Various

Produced By: Plains FM


Category: Music

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