Talking Points with Taylah (21th May 2021)

Written by on May 24, 2021

TALKING POINTS on Base FM – hosted by Ian Beatmaster Wright
Thanks to NZ On Air Music

Date: 21th May 2021
Guest reviewer: Taylah
Featured release: Troy Kingi – Holy Colony Burning Acres
Released: 2021

Featured track #1: Ethiopia
Featured track #2: Colour Of My Skin
Featured track #3: Mighty Invader

Taylah Barker is a soulful singer/songwriter who hails from the Bay of Islands. Her new single Undies tackles gender norms and stereotypes in her unapologetic stance on Self-Love. The project is a femme-power, as Taylah joined forces with her choir of proud women/trans/non-binary singers, female bass-player Phoebe Johnson, and Producer Toby Lloyd.

Troy Kingi is a multi-award-winning Māori musician and actor nearing the mid-point of his aspirational 1O 1O 1O Series (to release 10 albums in 10 genres in 10 years). Holy Colony Burning Acres is the third offering and is a record that focuses on major issues facing indigenous peoples all around the world.

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