Yeah, Shuffle This

New Zealand-born singer/songwriter Willy Moon’s song ‘Yeah Yeah’ has secured prime placement: usage in Apple’s latest iPod Shuffle and Nano ad campaign. The coveted spotlight results in Moon’s first Billboard chart ink, as the track enters Alternative Digital Songs at No. 25 and Rock Digital Songs at No. 34 with 9000 downloads sold, according to Nielsen SoundScan. Moon, who is based in London, performed on the television show Later… with Jools Holland for the BBC on 19 October. Moon, 23, is from Wellington.


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Elizabeth Knox’s Masterpiece Lands US Publisher

Elizabeth Knox’s Masterpiece Lands US Publisher

Following a glowing review on Washington Post-owned online magazine, Slate, Wellington author Elizabeth Knox, 60, closed a deal for American and Canadian publication with Viking Penguin for her novel, The Absolute…