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Formed in early 2016, False Heights are an alternative-pop duo from Taupo, New Zealand. Ashley Pirie and April Nisbet bring together a fusion of very different musical backgrounds giving their sound an alternative, fun and super catchy vibe.
Their debut EP “No? Who...?” released in April 2018 shot to the #1 spot on the NZ Heat Seekers chart in its first week of release. They are currently recording their upcoming album for a December 2020 release.
Alex Likes Boys
Alex Likes Boys are a 4 piece from Taupo NZ. They started when 2 ex backpackers from the UK met 2 local guys and started jamming in their garage. With a wide range of musical tastes they create a unique, fresh indie rock/folky sound. They take their influences from bands such as The Cure, The Strokes and The National.
With 20 years experience in the music industry Jason has been performing across the country from Invercargil and Queenstown to Nelson, Wellington, Auckland and now the mighty Waikato. Jason has had 3 Top 20 Charting Nz releases and has performed across genres in metal, indy, rock and acoustic acts, performing on shows such as TVNZ Good Morning, Radio NZ, TEDx to name but a few.
Michaela Pointon has had a year of huge growth in her music. After the successful release of her debut EP, 'Human Nature' in November 2018, Michaela has moved to Auckland where she is studying, writing new songs and building a name for herself in the music scene. Michaela is releasing her new single in the coming weeks and has an exciting plan for her music in 2020.
Soulful songwriter, Dan Sharp has spent the last two years slowly carving out a place in the NZ music landscape. Early 2018 saw him collaborate with acclaimed artist/producer, Thomas Oliver. The resulting first single, Lifeline, achieved several thousand plays quickly on the back of strong reviews from international blogs, including Australia's Happy Magazine. Dan then spent 6 weeks song writing with established writers in the UK and Ireland. To round out the trip, Dan and Thomas linked up once again and recorded the remainder of Dan's EP, Slack Tide in Berlin. The EP achieved NZ Chart positions, 5-star reviews and Official Spotify playlisting - the top song, Kindle and Coal reaching half a million plays in under two months. From playing festival stages (Rhythm and Vines 2018/19) to smaller shows all over NZ, Dan is steadily making his mark on the local and international scene.