Interview – Beth Orton

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(Originally published at 13thfloor.co.nz)

UK singer/songwriter Beth Orton is returning to our shores in late June for three shows.  The last time she was here, back in 2013, her focus was on Folk but this time she’s returning with a new work, her sixth studio album Kidsticks, which was released last May, an album that marks a distinct turn towards a purely electronic sound for Orton and the bold step of co-producing.

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Thomas Oliver – San Fran May 13, 2017

Thomas-Oliver023Originally published at 13thfloor.co.nz

On the eve of Mother’s Day, Wellington musician Thomas Oliver gave us all an early present (including the mums) by stopping in at his hometown on his national tour. The fuss was the release of his first proper album, Floating in The Darkness.

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