Split Enz

Split Enz

Split Enz is New Zealand’s most iconic band of all time — in my view — because they successfully took their Kiwi flavour to the world at a time when that was pretty much unheard of. While their sound could be tagged as “80’s pop” they have a distinctive take on the era which translates very well to today.

Under Cover: Girls Take On Boys

Under Cover: Girls Take On Boys

I discovered this genius playlist not long after I first subscribed to Apple Music. It is comprised of thirteen songs originally released by male vocalists, but covered by female vocalists. Although I am not familiar with all of the originals, I have to say for those I know, the girls have it won.

Halsey

Halsey

In one of my weekly New Music playlists on Apple Music, I came across the track Without Me by Halsey. I enjoyed it a lot and it began a process that happens with me — I become aware of an artist with the thought “I should probably check out some more of their work.”