Sheep, Dog & Wolf Is the Winner of the Critics' Choice Prize

November 7th 2013
Sheep, Dog & Wolf is the winner of the Hallenstein Brothers Critics' Choice Prize in the 2013 Vodafone New Zealand Music Awards.

Sheep, Dog & Wolf is the winner of the Hallenstein Brothers Critics' Choice Prize in the 2013 Vodafone New Zealand Music Awards.

Finalists Janine and the Mixtape, Paquin and Sheep, Dog & Wolf each performed a live set at the King's Arms in Auckland last night in front of a crowd including a panel of 10 music critics.

Established in 2010, the prize recognises up-and-coming artists and potential future Tui winners. Past Critics' Choice Prize nominees include Kimbra and The Naked and Famous.

The Hallenstein Brothers Critics Choice Prize 2013 Showcase recognises an artist that a panel of top music industry critics believe is on track to becoming a Kiwi music success story and potentially a future Tui winner.

These artists must not have released an album prior to or during the 2013 VNZMA eligibility period and not been a finalist at any stage for any Vodafone New Zealand Music Award.


The Prize

10k grant from NZ On Air toward a single recording or a music video

Expert advice from the following:
Music Managers Forum - A 12 Month Membership to the Music Managers Forum of New Zealand. This includes free attendance to all MMF Seminars, One on One mentoring and access to all the online resources via their website www.mmf.co.nz


Lynda Parsons Entertainment Accounting - Mentoring in running a business, what to keep in the way of records, what to claim, setting up as a partnership or company, and completing financials and tax return.

Brent Eccles Entertainment Ltd - Advice on furthering their career based on Brent's experience as a musician, booking agent & concert promoter.

IPONZ - A tailored package around the winner's intellectual property needs, imparting career building information to help them capture, protect and manage their own IP assets.

McLaughlin Law - Mentoring in respect of the legal issues and contracts encountered by an artist in the music industry.

 

The Critics Choice Prize is brought to you by Hallenstiens Brothers.

 

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