The upcoming Waiheke Jazz, Art & Music Festival 2018 is happening at Rangihoua Estate with the Good Friday Groove on Friday 30th March and the Grand Finale on Sunday 1st April, with other events taking place around Waiheke Island
Here’s a list of the events – as at time of publication. Please note that line-ups and times / artists / events may be changed by the festival organisers. Up to date information can be found on the Festival Website
Friday 30th March – GOOD FRIDAY GROOVE – Rangihoua Estate
Fullers Buses available – see website for details
12noon – 12.30pm
CARNIVEROUS PLANT SOCIETY [website]
Auckland’s favourite psychedelic Mexican – fantasy band. Featuring a vast array of instruments, live visuals, many other interesting elements.
12.40 – 1.40pm
GYPSY KINGS TRIBUTE BAND [website]
Former Kantuta lead guitar/singer Chico Zarate has put together, in 2017 a professional 8 piece band to bring tribute to the Gypsy Kings
1.50 – 2.40pm
MC TALI AND HER BAND [website]
New Zealand drum and bass artist, best known for her 2004 hit “Lyric on My Lip”, which reached #39 in the UK Singles Chart.
2.50 – 3.50pm
take iconic well known tunes and reinterpret them into an authentic vintage soul/funk style. Elements of Stevie Wonder, Marvin Gaye, Aretha Franklin and James Brown are evident in the sound.
4.00 – 5.00pm
THE GOLDEN KIWIS [website]
A band of New Zealand’s finest songwriters and musicians are proud to present a show that spotlights the best of Kiwi music. The Golden Kiwis play their own tunes and favourites from Split Enz, Exponents, Hello Sailor, MiSex, Dragon, Dave Dobbyn, Th’Dudes..plus many more. They are: Rikki Morris, Cherie Mathieson (Sola Rosa), Harry Lyon (Hello Sailor, Coup d’etat), Rick Ball (Hello Sailor, Ticket), Mark Steven (Ardijah), Tony Waine (Narcs).
Tickets & Further Information
Festival website: https://www.waihekejazzfestival.co.nz/
Get tickets here: https://www.iticket.co.nz/events/2018/mar/good-friday-groove
Fullers ferry and tickets here: https://www.fullers.co.nz/whats-on/waiheke-jazz-art-and-music-festival/