Jim Beam Homegrown adds 25 top Kiwi acts! Now with an impressive 8 stages and over 60 acts Jim Beam Homegrown is set to create history. After the massive first announcement and mad rush on early bird tickets a further 25 acts have been added to a line-up that will see the most Kiwi music ever assembled in one place at one time. On February 15th 2014 the entire Wellington waterfront will come to life with Homegrown’s most diverse line-up to date; including award-winners, exclusive collaborations, old favourites and a wealth of rising talent. There really is something for everyone with an amazing line-up, two new stages, new layouts, more free to the public entertainment and a wider range of food, beverage and VIP options. This year the Dub and Roots stage will open up more grass and hospitality areas to accommodate a truly epic line-up. Crowd favourites Six60, Fat Freddy’s Drop, The Black Seeds and Ladi6 will be joined by Katchafire, Sons of Zion, Sunshine Soundsystem and DJ Sir-Vere.
Mai is celebrating 21 years of bringing you the hottest Hip Hop & RnB with a once in a lifetime party! Featuring: Che Fu Pieter T Sons Of Zion K.One Dei Hamo Smashproof Donell Lewis Plus more artists to be announced! This is THE Hip Hop & RnB party of the year. YOU CANNOT PURCHASE TICKETS FOR THIS EVENT. YOU CAN ONLY WIN THEM BY LISTENING TO MAI or registering online here: http://www.maifm.co.nz/Events/Mai21stParty/Win.aspx On Thursday August the 8th Mai will hold its’ 21st birthday party at The Powerstation in Auckland City. The event will feature a wide range of kiwi performances from the last 21 years as well as past and present Mai staff, listeners and celebrity guests. Keep it locked on Mai for your chance to win tickets. http://www.maifm.co.nz/Events/Mai21stParty/Home.aspx
Manager: Riapo Panapa
Bio: With their fusion of Reggae,Rock,Dub and Roots, Sons of Zion are a talented 6 piece reggae band which comprises of 6 young Rangitahi from various locations in Aotearoa (New Zealand). Since SOZ's debut gig at the beginning of the "2007 Music Month", the SOZ have continued to build momentum, taking...See Full Bio
“NEWS: New Zealand Bands Confirmed For Raggamuffin 2011 Thursday , 21 Oct 2010 We announced the international line up for Raggamuffin festival on Thursday last week. You can read that announcement here. It includes Mary J Blige, Jimmy Cliff, Maxi Priest, Sean Paul, The Original Wailers and Ky-Mani Marley. Today, the national line up has been announced and it includes Salmonella Dub, Nesian Mystik, 1814 and Sons Of Zion.”