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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  • Cotton Daisy Backstep

                      Cotton Daisy Backstep are an old-time string band. They describe their music as “murder ballads, lonesome laments, farm humour, and tub thumping dance tunes” in the spirit of Appalachian fiddlers such as Lester McCumber. Leaving Cheyenne by Cotton Daisy Backstep Current band members include Helena Triplett […]

  • Malignancy

                  Malignancy are are two-piece black metal band. They describe themselves as “a band that uses black metal as a jumping off point, but is just as equally filled with elements of shoegaze and Eno-style ambient soundscapes.” Lost by Malignancy (NZ) Their debut EP Lost was released in March […]

  • Oy Azoy

                Oy Azoy are a Wellington-based seven/eight-piece playing an eclectic mix of music from many times and places. Blending klezmer with funk and Latin music, the band bring a vibrant and colourful musical mash-up. Oy Azoy – Newtown Festival Website, 2017 Formed in 2009, current band members include Josh Simon […]