OAR FM Dunedin is the place to hear young local musicians.

From now through until the end of June, OAR FM Dunedin will be featuring a new young artist every week on Youth Zone Mobilised.

Tune in on Mondays at 5pm to hear this week’s session, recorded right here at OAR FM, and hear from the young writers and and performers themselves.

Video and podcasts from each session are available from the Youth Zone App – go to YZNZ.app or visit oar.org.nz

Huge thanks to DCC Creative Communities for making Youth Zone Mobilised possible.

Episode One - Liam Boyne

Released 22 April 2019

On the first episode of Youth Zone Mobilised, we hear from Taieri College student Liam Boyne as he talks about his songwriting and musical inspirations.

Episode Two - Jalena Harris

Released 29th April 2019

This week on Youth Zone Mobilised we hear from Jalena Harris from Kaikorai Valley College, in this episode she performs four of her original songs.

Episode Three - Ashlee Maxwell

Released 6th May 2019

This week’s Youth Zone Mobilised artist is Ashlee Maxwell from Taieri College. In this video she is performing her original song ‘Groundshock’.

Episode Four - Niamh Crooks

Released 13th May 2019

This week’s Mobilised musician is Niamh Crooks from Bayfield High School. In this clip she is performing her original song ‘Stay’

Episode Five - Tabitha Littlejohn

Released 20th May 2019

This week’s Youth Zone Mobilised artist is our very own Youth Zone Thursday host Tabitha Littlejohn. In this clip she is performing her original instrumental track ‘A Very Specific Notion’.

Episode Six - Aspect

Released 27th May 2019

Aspect from John McGlashan College join us for the sixth episode of Youth Zone Mobilised. Sam, Angus, Theo and Harrison perform and discuss their songwriting process.

Episode Seven - Cathy Zeng

Released 3rd June 2019

In the seventh episode of Youth Zone Mobilised, we hear from Logan Park High School student Cathy Zeng. In this video she is performing her original song ‘Starry Nights’.

Episode Eight - Emma Hedges

Released 10th June 2019

On the Eighth episode of Youth Zone Mobilised, we hear from Kaikorai Valley College student Emma Hedges. In this video she performs her original song ‘Forgive to Forget’.

Episode Nine - Sickboy

Released 17th June 2019

On the second to last episode of Youth Zone Unplugged we hear from Max, also known at Sickboy. In this video he is performing his track ‘Byrd’.

Episode Ten

Released 24th June 2019

On the final episode of Youth Zone Mobilised, we hear from TAS Trio (Tiana, Ashleigh and Sian) from Bathgate Park School. In this video they are performing their original song ‘You’re Changing’.