Meet Sean Whitaker, a veteran of the New Zealand music industry with over 20 years of experience as a songwriter, singer, teacher, and manager. With an extensive portfolio of accomplishments under his belt, Sean has firmly established himself as a force to be reckoned with in the world of country, folk, and indie music both in New Zealand and overseas.

Over the years, Sean has honed his skills as a songwriter, crafting over 40 original songs that have garnered attention from fans and critics alike. Sean has performed, in bands and solo, regularly in both New Zealand and the USA, earning a reputation for his captivating live shows and dynamic stage presence.

Sean has also proven to be a talented manager, guiding New Zealand several bands through their recording, touring and promotional activities. Sean has worked with a diverse range of country, folk-rock, rockabilly, and alt-country acts, including The Johnny Possum Band, The Bristol Dollar, The Lung Machine, The Billhawks, and Fender Jones.

In recognition of his contributions to the music industry, Sean has been nominated for music awards (including Album of the Year, Single of the Year – New Zealand Country Music Awards, 2007). His dedication to his craft and passion for music continue to inspire others in the industry, making him a valuable asset to any musical project.

With a wealth of experience and a deep love for music, Sean is a true musical powerhouse, dedicated to making a lasting impact in the industry he loves.

Please feel free to contact Sean for any inquiries relating to songwriting, management, or performance.

Email Sean at sean@seanwhitaker.com