Category Archives: Video Session

Watch: Ciaran McMeeken’s New 13th Floor Video Session

Ciaran McMeeken returns to The 13th Floor to talk about the release of his first, self-titled, full-length album. In addition to chatting with Marty Duda, Ciaran and his bandmates perform three songs from the new album.

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by | August 19, 2017 · 1:15 pm

Watch: Joe Pug & Courtney Marie Andrews 13th Floor Video Session

Here’s something a bit special…Joe Pug and Courtney Marie Andrews both stopped by The 13th Floor while in Auckland recently. In addition to talking with Marty Duda and each performing a song of their own, the two of them teamed up for a duet of Tom Petty’s tune, Insider.

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by | August 17, 2017 · 9:50 am

Watch: Swamp Thing at The 13th Floor

Michael Barker and Grant Haua of Swamp Thing stopped by The 13th Floor to play a few tunes from their latest album, Rumors & Lies and chat to Marty Duda.

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by | August 16, 2017 · 10:21 am

Watch: Superturtle at The 13th Floor

Watch as Auckland band Superturtle perform at the Backbeat Bar on K Road.The 13th Floor’s Marty Duda talks to members of the band and they play three songs including their latest single, The Industry.

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by | August 7, 2017 · 9:33 am

Watch: Tony Daunt & The Dauntless 13th Floor Video Session

After years of backing other artists and playing in bands such as The Grifters and Swampland, Tony Daunt has released his first album under his own name. The Gypsy  features Tony’s band, The Dauntless along with 10 of Tony’s compositions. Continue reading

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by | July 28, 2017 · 8:48 am

Watch: Gang Of Youths 13th Floor Video Session!

The topic of suicide, especially in relation to the young and the artistic community, is one of increasing concern, particularly in New Zealand. We, at The 13th Floor, believe it is something that needs to be discussed openly and candidly.   Continue reading

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by | July 26, 2017 · 9:34 am

Watch: Miss Peach & the Travellin’ Bones 13th Floor Video Session

Miss Peach brought her Travellin’ Bones to The 13th Floor studio to play a selection of tunes from their most recent album, SandContinue reading

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by | July 10, 2017 · 8:22 am

Watch: Billy TK at The 13th Floor!!

Here’s something special…Kiwi guitar legend Billy TK recording with his band at Frisbee Studios in Auckland. The former Human Instinct guitar-slinger invited the 13th Floor cameras around to capture what when down as Billy and his band laid down a couple of tracks for a new album. Continue reading

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by | July 6, 2017 · 8:44 am

Watch: Ben Ottewell’s 13th Floor Video Session

Erstwhile Gomez frontman Ben Ottewell was in town last week to play a solo show at The Tuning Fork. He also stopped in to The 13th Floor Studio to talk to Marty Duda and to perform three songs from his latest album, A Man Apart.  Continue reading

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by | June 28, 2017 · 9:37 am

Watch: The Miltones’ 13th Floor Video Session

Auckland-based band The Miltones are due to release their self-titled debut album tomorrow. The album was produced by acclaimed Lyttleton studio owner Ben Edwards (Nadia Reid, Aldous Harding, Marlon Williams).  Continue reading

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by | June 15, 2017 · 9:06 am

Watch: Reb Fountain’s 13th Floor Video Session!!

Reb Fountain has long been a favourite here at The 13th Floor. In addition to her own music, Reb has been a part of The Eastern and sung and performed with just about everyone in New Zealand.  Continue reading

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by | June 9, 2017 · 8:00 am

Watch: Luke Yeoward’s 13th Floor Video Session

Former King Cannons front man Luke Yeoward drops by The 13th Floor to talk about the release of his debut solo album, Ghosts. Luke also performs three songs from the album.

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by | May 27, 2017 · 8:50 am

Watch: Paul Gurney & The DeSotos 13th Floor Video Session

Paul Gurney & The DeSotos have released their new album, Shadow Of Love. Paul and the band recently made their way to The 13th Floor Studios to talk to Marty Duda and to play a few tunes. They even brought along a special guest…Nigel Gavin sits in on guitar.

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by | May 22, 2017 · 12:56 pm

Watch: Matthew Smith’s 13th Floor Video Session

Here’s another incredible talent from way down south. Matthew Smith is from Ashburton and has just released his debut self-titled solo album. He stopped by The 13th Floor to talk to Marty Duda and to perform three songs, including one exclusive to The 13th Floor. 

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by | May 19, 2017 · 8:00 am

Watch: New Aldous Harding 13th Floor Video Session!!

Aldous Harding’s highly-anticipated second album, Party, will be released this Friday. Just before heading overseas, Aldous stopped by The 13th Floor Studio to talk to Marty Duda and to perform two new songs from the album. Continue reading

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by | May 17, 2017 · 8:12 am