May is New Zealand Music Month, which celebrates the creativity of songwriters, both past and present, who hail from these shores. In a five-week series to mark the month The Courier is asking South Canterbury music fans to list their top five Kiwi acts. In the second week of the series, we ask Geraldine musician Lorina Harding for her top five picks.

1. Aldous Harding (Aka Hannah Harding, Lorina Harding’s daughter)

2. Marlon Williams

3. Nadia Reid

4. Delaney Davidson

5. Tami Neilson Sneakers StoreIdae