A video of the school's performance will be sent to Dobbyn. Dave Dobbyn - One Night in Matatā - After floods swept through the Bay of Plenty town of Matatā in May 2005, musician Dave Dobbyn decided to drop by and see how the locals were doing. Dobbyn has been … Dobbyn's first success came with rock band, Th' Dudes, which he joined as guitarist. [4] He, along with his three brothers, attended the local Catholic college Sacred Heart College,[1] where he would meet Ian Morris and Peter Urlich. Dobbyn apparently had his eye on the larger Australian market and it was not long before he had a number one solo hit there. Zijn eerste succes was met de band Th'Dudes, die hij vormde toen hij nog op school zat. For full tour and ticket information visit davedobbyn.co.nz. In 2012 Dobbyn was part of the all-star lineup for the Flight of the Conchords charity single Feel Inside. Find information on all of Dave Dobbyn’s upcoming concerts, tour dates and ticket information for 2020-2021. ​All of school's 33 pupils performed at Polyfest. It's for a school project. Dave Dobbyn will perform a special one-off show at the stunning Black Barn Amphitheatre on December 19 alongside indie favourites, The Beths. The criminal prosecution against Dobbyn began June 1985. Dobbyn's manager, Lorraine Barry, sent the school … Dobbyn released his debut solo album Loyal, a personal celebration of love and loyalty,[7] in 1988. Wrote - with Plan 9 Music, ‘Misty Mountain’ for The Hobbit, An Unexpected Journey, and has worked in all Peter Jacksons films for the last 10 years. Dobbyn's first success came with a band, Th'Dudes, which he formed while still in school. Manager: Lorraine Barry - lorraine@lorrainebarry.com 021 303 200 View fresh updates on Dave Dobbyn’s earnings, income, bio, and facts below ⤵ About Dave Dobbyn Eccles Entertainment and Mediaworks bring you original kiwi hitmaker Dave Dobbyn playing at Auckland’s The Cauldron at Spark Arena! The tour was recorded and the live album, Together in Concert: Live (2000) was released soon after. Welcome Home - A heartwarming tribute to the spirit of togetherness, this Dave Dobbyn classic celebrates Aotearoa's many colours. We sing along to his songs at rugby games, or whenever we hear one of his numerous hits on the radio, and because he feels like one of us, the sense of remove between a cultural legend and his audience just doesn’t exist. The album was called "un-releasable" by Dobbyn's record label at the time and was shelved for a year until its eventual release. Except that Terry Dobbyn wanted better for his kids, and managed to send the four boys along the road to the private Catholic boy's high school, Sacred Heart. In his early career he was a member of the rock group Th' Dudes and was the main creative force in pop band DD Smash. When DD Smash eventually disbanded, partially to make room for the commercially expanding vision of Dobbyn, they left behind them the hit singles "Outlook for Thursday" (1983) and the violin-tinged, perennial classic "Whaling" (1984). ‎Dave Dobbyn was one of the New Zealand pop scene's most popular and respected figures, enjoying success that spanned several decades. Wherever Kiwis gather around the world, it is likely to be songs by Dave Dobbyn they sing when thinking of home. DAVE DOBBYN. The song reached number 10 on … Hi there. Dobbyn's hit song "Loyal" (1988) from his debut solo album Loyal (1988) was used as an anthem for Team New Zealand's failed 2003 America's Cup defence. The tour coincides with the release of the Slice Of Heaven - 40 Years of Hits album, kicking off in Whangarei.Afterwards, he will be heading to Auckland, Waiheke, Putaruru, Wairoa and Feilding. Dave Dobbyn, Soundtrack: Secrets. A year later it was Lange's government who instructed the police to proceed with a prosecution against Dobbyn after the Queen Street Riot. Bonafide Kiwi legend Dave Dobbyn, who recently celebrated 40 years as a songwriter, recording artist and performer, will head to Australia with his band in November.. Dobbyn’s extraordinary musical career began with high school band Th’ Dudes. As of 2012, Dobbyn has won 23 awards. Two months ago while working out which songs for pupils to sing at Polyfest, principal Rebekah​ Prattley decided on Welcome Home as it fitted with the school's Polyfest theme of unity and cultural diversity. Dobbyn's manager, Lorraine Barry, sent the school an instrumental backing track of Welcome Home to accompany the pupils singing parts of it in English and Māori at a cultural festival in Invercargill on Tuesday. [1] Dobbyn suffered extreme stage fright and played early performances standing at the back with his eyes closed. Dave Dobbyn singles chronology "Beside You" (1999) "Welcome Home" (2005) Music video "Welcome Home" at NZ on Screen "Welcome Home" is a single by New Zealand singer/songwriter Dave Dobbyn, released in 2006 from the album Available Light. Four news shows have also been added to the run – Te Kuiti, Rotorua and Taupo, together with a … Photo credit: Photo by Jocelyn Carlin. As he started teachers' college he was asked by Morris and Urlich to join the band that would become Th' Dudes.[1]. Dave Dobbyn is not due to play near your location currently - but they are scheduled to play 2 concerts across 1 country in 2020-2021. 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With the success of the song in Australia, Dobbyn settled in Australia. After Treavaun, DD smash released Deep in the Heart of Taxes (1983), an album recorded live at Auckland's popular eighties venue Mainstreet. He received a Lifetime Achievement award in 2001 at the NZ Music Awards. [1], "Nau Mai Rā (Welcome Home)" did not enter the, Where Are the Girls? Manager: Lorraine Barry - lorraine@lorrainebarry.com 021 303 200 The song won single of the year in 1979 in New Zealand and led to many critics seeing him as the breakout star of the band. Put together so the kids at school can sing along. "—" denotes releases that did not chart or were not released. The song debuted at number 1 on the New Zealand music chart and remained there for two weeks. READ MORE: * Murihiku Polyfest playing part in cultures understanding each other  * Murihiku Polyfest helps instill cultural confidence in young Southlanders * Principal has supportive team of teachers at Tuturau school * Dave Dobbyn re-releases classic Welcome Home in te reo Māori. Several EU nations halt UK flights, fearing virus variant, Quiz: Morning trivia challenge: December 21, 2020, New Zealand vs Pakistan: Tim Southee stars as Black Caps seal Twenty20 series, Son of former All Black stars at national under-19 cricket tournament, Aliens or artists? He was a shy boy but he confident because he was with his school. Dave Dobbyn's first solo single Bull By The Horns, 1981. In April 1987, a re-worked version of Dobbyn's song "Slice of Heaven" featured in a number of television commercials in Australia. Funded by the Australian Meat Industry Council (AMIC), the commercials promoted the Devon meat product by substituting the word "Heaven" for "Devon" in the chorus. During their set a power failure led sections of the crowd to become restless. Find Dave Dobbyn tour schedule, concert details, reviews and photos. After performing with the band for a year, Dobbyn quit teachers' college to focus on the band full-time. [3] While his family had a piano at home, he was the only member to not receive piano lessons, something he was grateful for in retrospect as it meant he was able to come to it without memories of strict lessons. These were: In 2001 the Recording Industry Association of New Zealand (RIANZ) awarded Dobbyn a rare Lifetime Achievement Award as part of the 2001 New Zealand Music Awards. In his early career he was a member of rock group Th' Dudes and the main creative force in popsters DD Smash; since then has released the majority of his recordings as a solo act.His first success came with a band, Th' Dudes, which he formed while still in school. Dave Dobbyn is regarded as a national treasure in New Zealand. Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern and Kiwi musician Dave Dobbyn will help celebrate Redcliffs School's rebirth this month when it moves into its new $16 million campus. As of 2013, Dobbyn has won 4 Silver Scroll Awards: 3 for the Silver Scroll Awards for songwriting, and 1 for the most performed work in New Zealand. In 2001, a vote by members of APRA to find New Zealand's Top 100 songs (what would eventually become the Nature's Best series) included 10 Dobbyn songs. Dobbyn’s extraordinary musical career began with high school band Th’ Dudes. Best Film Soundtrack/Cast Recording/Compilation, This page was last edited on 18 December 2020, at 14:14. "May their voices soar and their hearts be filled with peace. Dave Dobbyn added to Bay of Islands Music Festival 4 Nov, 2020 04:00 PM 3 minutes to read Kiwi music legend Dave Dobbyn has been added to … Dave Dobbyn net worth: $100,000 - $1M. Four news shows have also been added to the run – Te Kuiti, Rotorua and Taupo, together with a … Bonafide Kiwi legend Dave Dobbyn, who recently celebrated 40 years as a songwriter, recording artist and performer, will head to Australia with his band in November.. Dobbyn’s extraordinary musical career began with high school band Th’ Dudes. Prattley contacted his manager and within 24 hours had the backing track emailed to her. Speak peace and welcome home." Taken from 2005 album Available Light, Dobbyn… Dave Dobbyn Hopetown [ Epic Records / Sony Music New Zealand / CD ] Release Date: Monday 7 August 2000 Should this item be out of stock at the time of your order, we would expect to be able to supply it to you within 2 - 4 weeks. Dave Dobbyn is een Nieuw-Zeelands muzikant, zanger, liedjesschrijver, en platenproducer die voornamelijk in zijn moederland bekend is. Redcliffs School returned to its home suburb this week after almost nine years after the 2011... Get premium, high resolution news photos at Getty Images Welcome Home was hit in 2005 and re-released in te reo Māori in 2017. In the 2003 New Year Honours, he was appointed an Officer of the New Zealand Order of Merit, for services to music.[20]. Forklift drivers, shop owners, children and (then) asylum seeker Ahmed Zaoui lend weight to the welcome, as does the declaration at the end: "We come from everywhere. 2008 saw Dobbyn release Anotherland. Tuturau Primary School pupils are buzzing after gaining the support from famous musician Dave Dobbyn. [4] However, he took on the role of frontman for the song "Be Mine Tonight" (1978). Bonafide Kiwi legend Dave Dobbyn is celebrating 40 years as a songwriter, recording artist and performer with a nationwide tour taking in 12 centres this April.. The band's first release was the single "Lipstick Power", followed by "Bull by the Horns" (1981), thought to be about Dobbyn overcoming the stage fright he sometimes experienced while performing with Th' Dudes. In 2013 it was announced that he would become the 13th inductee into the New Zealand Music Hall of Fame.[23][24]. Dave Dobbyn is welcoming New Zealanders’ freedom to come together in music by hosting a series of shows in September and October after the original tour was delayed due to COVID-19 restrictions. Dave Dobbyn, Language. The album received widespread popular and critical acclaim, reaching number 1 on the New Zealand charts. The pupils sung five songs at the Murihiku Polyfest, leading with Dobbyn's song, Welcome Home. The situation escalated and the riot squad was called in. The second CD includes less known songs. Dave Dobbyn (born January 3, 1957) is a musician, singer-songwriter and record producer from New Zealand. Playing songs that will connect us in these times of separation. Dave Dobbyn - Nau Mai Rā (Welcome Home) ft. Maimoa (Live Performance) - Duration: 4 minutes, 27 seconds. Wrote the hit song "Be mine tonight" for their debut album - won single of the year at the 1979 music awards. The New Zealand Music Awards are awarded annually by the RIANZ in New Zealand. Professional Music Lessons from amazing teachers at Lila School of Music, Free Workshops, Free Band Mentoring to provide a platform for making it in the NZ Music Industry. Buy Dave Dobbyn tickets from the official Ticketmaster.com site. Produced by Ian Morris, it was the first time the name DD Smash appeared. "I'm thrill that the small but perfectly formed Tuturau Primary School has chosen to perform my song Welcome Home at the Polyfest event.". In 2001, after almost 30 years as a musician and songwriter, Dobbyn was given a rare, lifetime achievement award by the New Zealand recording industry. I have lived the highs and lows, the feast and famine that comes with being a songwriter and musician. Dave Dobbyn was born on 3 January 1957 in the working class area of Glen Innes, Auckland, the third of five children to tour-bus driver Terry Dobbyn and Molly. Mid 1981 formed DD Smash. Tuturau Primary School pupils performing at the Murihiku Polyfest at the ILT Stadium Southland in Invercargill on Tuesday. Dave Dobbyn and full band, with the addition of a horn section, will take the stage to play through a selection of homegrown anthems and rarities. He has also produced albums for Australian singer Grant McLennan and contributed to albums by Jenny Morris, Gyan Evans, Wayne Gillespie and Bic Runga. I have to make it myself, and: # A Guitar seems to hard to make # A Microphone seems to simple # An Award looks a bit fiddly to make If you have any ideas, that would be awesome! Jun 11, 2016 - The iconic Kiwi classic from Dave Dobbyn and Herbs, from the 80's movie 'Footrot Flats - The Dog's Tale'. Forklift drivers, shop owners, children and (then) asylum seeker Ahmed Zaoui lend weight to the welcome, as does the declaration at the end: "We come from everywhere. The tour also included the lead off song "Just Add Water" from his 2000 album Hopetown, a record Dobbyn has since referred to as "a cartoon album". Peter Coleman, Peter urlich and Ian Morris, were the the first 3 in the band, and after 7 attempts finally convinced Dave Dobbyn to join them. Dobbyn's manager, Lorraine Barry, sent the school … Join Facebook to connect with Dave Dobbyn and others you may know. Let’s find out! Zijn eerste succes was met de band Th'Dudes, die hij vormde toen hij nog op school zat. The album entered the NZ Top 40 Album Charts at Number 2[14] and remained in the charts for 6 weeks, eventually attaining Gold status. Born in 1957 in Auckland ; Formed Th' Dudes in the late 70s with friends from school, with Dobbyn as lead guitarist. Getting great tones to DAW is a rich joy now. Dave Dobbyn and The Beths to play one-off show. Rare Lifetime Achievement Award as part of the 2001. Murihiku Polyfest playing part in cultures understanding each other, Murihiku Polyfest helps instill cultural confidence in young Southlanders, Principal has supportive team of teachers at Tuturau school, Dave Dobbyn re-releases classic Welcome Home in te reo Māori. Welcome Home - A heartwarming tribute to the spirit of togetherness, this Dave Dobbyn classic celebrates Aotearoa's many colours. (Our predictions weren’t too far off – perhaps Dave Dobbyn and Paul Kelly doing Slice Of Heaven really is on the cards!?) If you're reading this, thanks for taking the time to read this. "I then thought, I might as well go to the man himself [Dobbyn] and see if I get anywhere.". Four news shows have also been added to the run – Te Kuiti, Rotorua and Taupo, together with a second Stratford show. Dave Dobbyn is welcoming New Zealanders’ freedom to come together in music by hosting a series of shows in September and October after the original tour was delayed due to Covid-19 restrictions. In his early career he was a member of rock group Th' Dudes and the main creative force in popsters DD Smash; since then has released the majority of his recordings as a solo act.His first success came with a band, Th' Dudes, which he formed while still in school. The album maintains the emphatic sense of place of The Islander. Some of the crowd started throwing beer bottles and police arrested them. Available with an Apple Music subscription. Since then he has released the majority of his recordings as a solo performer. David Joseph Dobbyn ONZM (born 3 January 1957) is a New Zealand musician, singer–songwriter and record producer. Dave Dobbyn is one of the most significant New Zealand musicians of the past 30 years. The band was formed by some of Dave Dobbyn's former school mates from Sacred Heart collage in Auckland. I can't quite seem to decide. Dobbyn has won more awards for songwriting than any other New Zealander, and in 2001 he was honoured with a Lifetime Achievement Award by the Australasian Performing Right Association (APRA). De hit Be Mine Tonight won Single van het jaar in 1979 in Nieuw-Zeeland. Dave Dobbyn (3 januari 1957) is een Nieuw-Zeelands muzikant, zanger, liedjesschrijver, en platenproducer die voornamelijk in zijn moederland bekend is. Dobbyn Settlers in New Zealand in the 19th Century. In 2000 Dobbyn toured New Zealand with Runga and Tim Finn. While Sacred Heart actively encouraged music, Dobbyn was too shy to be involved, and on graduating high school worked nine months as a bank teller, and applied to teachers' college twice, to be accepted on the second try. After the release of the film, "Slice of Heaven" became one of Dobbyn's best-known songs, frequently used in tourism advertisements aired on Australian television that encouraged people to visit New Zealand. Dave Dobbyn was born on 3 January 1957 in the working class area of Glen Innes, Auckland, the third of five children to tour-bus driver Terry Dobbyn and Molly. The Australian DD Smash line-up pre … Ex Muttonbirds. Dave Dobbyn (born January 3, 1957) is a New Zealand award-winning musician, singer-songwriter and record producer. Miss Elizabeth Dobbyn, (b. Mysterious metal monolith pops up in Christchurch, the latest home to the global phenomenon, Fear strawberries won't be back next Christmas, fruit growers warn they can't continue, Mystery surrounds boat ordered to leave Fiordland, 'You must stay in your state': Victoria shuts out Sydney, sends police to border, America's Cup: More racing under consideration after Christmas Cup abandoned. Dave Dobbyn (born January 3, 1957) is a musician, singer-songwriter and record producer from New Zealand. The school he taught at and the dates of the offences remain suppressed to protect Dobbyn's victims. I got a little note from Norman Beach School who spent a bit of time with and I was studying this song and and so for them it's called welcome home by the way and yes, I guess we have to … Dave Dobbyn is New Zealander Rock Singer with an estimated net worth of $100,000 - $1M.But how did he get his wealth? One Night in Matata is built around a free concert which Dobbyn and his band performed during the visit. Dobbyn made negative remarks about the police which allegedly spurred on the crowd. In 1999 Dobbyn joined Jan Hellriegel and Toi Iti to co-write "Read About It", the theme song of the Duffy Books in Homes programme[12] which is still performed by 100,000 children annually. Free live streaming from my studio to your sofa at 7pm here on my Facebook page. Dave dobbyn has a . Tuturau Primary School pupils are buzzing after gaining the support from famous musician Dave Dobbyn. Cold Case murder mystery: What happened to Marion Granville? Courtesy of RIANZ - Dave Dobbyn, June 2000 With Hopetown, his first album for a new era, Dave Dobbyn has come full circle. Taken at Record Warehouse in Durham Lane, Auckland, 22 May 1982. Dave Dobbyn was born on 3 January 1957 in the working class area of Glen Innes, Auckland, ... Dobbyn was too shy to be involved, and on graduating high school worked nine months as a bank teller, and applied to teachers' college twice, to be accepted on the second try. Although he was a shy schoolboy in his early childhood, but he blossomed as a peroxided pop star and nurtured his inherent music skills when he was associated with his very first music band – “Th’ Dudes”. Starting to feel teary, y’all! "​We've got little 5-year-olds up to 11-year-olds ... for all of them to learn five songs [in a short time] is a huge achievement," Prattley said. Dave Dobbyn performs during a visit to Redcliffs School on June 25, 2020 in Christchurch, New Zealand. 72 talking about this. Dave Dobbyn was one of the New Zealand pop scene's most popular and respected figures, enjoying success that spanned several decades. View the profiles of people named Dave Dobbyn. Dave Dobbyn tour dates and tickets 2020-2021 near you. He founded this music group in the late 1970s with his school friends. As he started teachers' college he was asked by Morris and Urlich to join the band that would become Th' Dudes. 'Hopetown' is a statement in more ways than one - its joyous spirit and rhythms hark back to 'The Optimist'. [8] A limited edition version also included a DVD tracking his three decades in music, and included interviews with former bandmates and collaborators. Prime Minister David Lange called a commission of inquiry and as a result Dobbyn was charged with inciting a riot. Their first album Cool Bananas (1982) debuted in the New Zealand charts at number one. Dave Dobbyn Profile: One of New Zealand's most successful singer-songwriters since the late 70s, first with Th' Dudes and then fronting his own band DD Smash, before embarking on a hugely successful solo career from the mid 1980s onwards. In the same year Dobbyn performed the lead single from Available Light, "Welcome Home" (2005) at the New Zealand Music Awards ceremony. friends So he formed Th’Dudes with his school friends in the . Dave Dobbyn receives an award from the then leader of the opposition, David Lange. He first surfaced in mid-1976 as a founding member of Th' Dudes, one of the country's biggest bands of the era; Dobbyn was widely tapped as their breakout star, earni…. 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