Introducing NewTracks

The Kiwi Hit Disc has been rebranded as NewTracks from April 2015.

NewTracks is still a 28-track monthly compilation of the best new radio-ready releases by New Zealand artists - like the Kiwi Hit Disc was - but it is delivered via our new www.newtracks.co.nz site rather than a CD in the post. 

There will still be a disc version available upon request but we will only have limited numbers. If you have a particular reason you still need a CD copy, please contact Tania Dean

From April, radio stations and other registered music media users who used to get the Kiwi Hit Disc in the mail will now log in at www.newtrack.co.nz to access the latest monthly release and will be able to download broadcast-quality copies of the songs. 

The Kiwi Hit Disc has a proud 180-volume 22 year history. The first Kiwi Hit Disc was produced in 1993 and since then, we have delivered close to 5,000 of the best New Zealand songs to every radio station in the land, from the biggest national networks to schoolyard radio stations. For more information on the Kiwi Hit Disc go here - 21 years of Kiwi Hit Disc

The name and how it's delivered have changed but the mission remains the same - connecting great songs by New Zealand artists with audiences via the broadcast media. 


Also funded by NZ On Air

Harry Parsons

February 2014

Harry Parsons

Harry Parsons — singer/songwriter from Waikato and overall winner of the solo/duo category of the Smokefree Rockquest 2013 — is on the road to a professional music career, with the release of his first single and video. 

Lizzie Marvelly

February 2014

Lizzie Marvelly

From Elizabeth Marvelly: classical crossover singer, to Lizzie Marvelly: pop singer/songwriter.