May 8, 2015

Video for ‘Again & Again’ out now!

Perfect for a rainy day – the new video for ‘Again & Again’ from yours truly.

In high definition on Vimeo here and on YouTube here.

May 6, 2015

Owlpine presents…

May 9 at The Wine Cellar. With Paper Cranes 折り鶴, Little Brother and Holly Arrowsmith.
$10 tix from and on the door.

April 7, 2015

‘The Road Home’ tour dates

Looking forward to the tour starting next week!!
We’re going to do some spot prizes for people who buy presales. Anyone who buys is in the draw to get their money back or a free cd!
So get your tickets from
April 16 – Auckland / April 17 Mount maunganui / April 24 Dunedin / April 25 Christchurch / May 1 Feilding / May 2 Wellington
Friday March 20th – Album Release – Lewis Eady, Auckland
Thursday April 16 – The Wine Cellar, Auckland
Friday April 17 – Major Toms, Mt Maunganui
Friday April 24 – Taste Merchants, Dunedin
Saturday April 25 – Chambers Sessions, Christchurch
Friday May 1 – Little Feilding Theatre, Feilding
Saturday May 2 – Meow, Wellington
Friday May 8 – The Old Stone Butter Factory, Whangarei

The album is available for download on iTunes and physical copies will be available through Bandcamp.

Tickets available from or on the door.

March 29, 2015

Buy ‘The Road Home’


~ Click here to BUY NOW ~ or purchase from iTunes.

Sometimes a journey starts one way and ends another. You head out on one path and end up choosing the road less taken. The Road Home is about travelling and everything that adventure brings: excitement and alienation, homesickness and new friendships, getting lost and re-finding yourself. And how you feel when you make your way home.

​A​fter receiving a NZ On Air grant for ‘Little Darling’, songwriters Fraser & Naomi Browne spent most of 2014 writing songs. ​Largely recorded at Roundhead studios​, the album was produced and mixed by Nic Manders (Lydia Cole, Ezra Vine) and mastered at Masterdisk New York by Andy VanDette.​

Read more here…

Track listing

1. Little Darling
2. Again & Again
3. Stones, Birds & Aces
4. Every Part Of Me
5. Runaway
6​. Tillsammans, Futaride
7. Come, Sweet Sleep
8. Trouble Is
9. Together (interlude)
10. In The Pines
11. Everything, You

The album is available for download on iTunes and physical copies are available through Bandcamp.

Released March 20, 2015. 

February 19, 2015

New single ‘Again & Again’

The first single off our forthcoming album! Stream it here:

After the successful 2012 e.p. ‘Oh Love’ and The Audience Wildcard grant win for their single ‘Little Darling’, Auckland folk/pop band Paper Cranes 折り鶴 release their new single ‘Again & Again’ from the forthcoming album The Road Home.
‘Again & Again’ is a sunny, catchy, upbeat love song driven by syncopated acoustic guitars, rolling drums and uplifting vocal harmonies, inscribing elegant lyrics to memory.

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July 6, 2014

Runaway – live

A live field recording care of Parachute / Fowlface Productions, recorded when we’d first written the song.

May 10, 2014

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April 17, 2014


Peace and love


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Paper Cranes - Little Darling (L)