Wellington Music

This site is a tribute to the decades of music that have contributed to Wellington's sound, a browsable portal to our physical CD collection, as well as a hub for all the bands & musicians releasing their music in a digital format.

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  • Alex Staines

                        Alex Staines with Guests is a performance art collaboration between poet Alex Staines and guest composers, musicians and artists. The results of this fusion is Seclusion Data, an album that has been described as “dark romanticism, with a certain amount of impressionism thrown in.” Seclusion […]

  • Opal House

    Formed in 2013, Opal House (formerly Towers) are an award-winning indie pop band from Wellington, New Zealand. The five-piece, made up of Sam Cotton, Jesse Finn, Steffan Paton, Connor Scott and Kenyon Shankie, describe their signature sound as blending elements of folk and synth and electro pop with a focus on their dual vocals, soaring […]

  • Christ Boy

                      Christ Boy is a Wellington-based musician/songwriter. He describes his music as “doom folk from the southern pit – the fires of Lumsden – spinning airy citadels out of our innards like Keats.” In June 2016 Christ Boy released his debut album Abundance, and recently played at […]