Every day in May, to mark NZ Music Month, Gary Steel presents something local from his considerable behind. Personal archive, that is. Today’s surprise item?
That calloused and abused instrument, the saxophone, is put to good use on this live jazz release.
Gary Steel loves Rickie Lee Jones, who performs in Auckland this coming week. Below, he explains his love affair, and makes public for the first time an interview with the singer-songwriter conducted in 2003. See below for ticket giveaway!
Gary Steel challenges his preconceptions with a ‘new music’ concert
PAUL SIMON WILL perform in Auckland and Dunedin this April.
Joan Armatrading’s date with NZ
The ‘British Invasion’ is here, at last.
‘The Jacksons’ are to play Vector Arena.
Storehouse Blues’ Tom Rodwell is playing at a party near you this month if you live in Auckland.
Latter day soul man makes NZ debut.
The last acts added to Laneways festival lineup.
Ali Campbell and Toots & The Maytals on same Vector Arena package