DJ'S & MUSICIANS
Bridey Rose captivates audiences with her impassioned soul, high energy unveiling performances. Soaring vocals, highs peircing the atmosphere and lows of deep middle earth. Poetically singing out her raw emotion of lifes’ lessons, marching to the beating drum of her own heart with uplifting rhythmic guitar grooves. Feel her storm of songs fuel your fire with her music.
South African-born musician, producer & multi-instrumentalist Warren Duncan is rapidly making music waves across the Pacific.
Warren’s musical background includes schools of Jazz, Classical and African Gospel. Duncan’s heart is set on taking his brand of Soulful Amapiano to the world.
Having established himself as a frontrunner in both the performance and production spheres, Warren Duncan honours the opportunity to inspire and encourage other African creatives with his musical vision.
DJ ANIRVAN DEVA
Whether it be creating powerful Ecstatic Dance journeys for dance temples or performing in a festival or a club environment, Anirvan Deva brings forth his length and breadth of experience to play with an alchemical nature. He has been at the height of his game for the past 15 years, continuously shaping the sounds around him, and never ceasing to push inspiring new artists. Anirvan Deva's DJ sets are a mix of mystical atmospheres, multicultural sounds & bouncy basslines with a deep groove. See you on the dance floor!
Facettes is an all-time Storyteller, Journey creator with French Arabic & Mediterranean origins inspired by the fables of One Thousand and One Nights. He developed a unique way of immersing the audience into a mesmerizing world with an unforgettable experience. His style builds a vibrant, contemporary electronic atmosphere, alternating Mediterranean, and Middle Eastern Rhythms and Organic Afro-house to beguile the senses. He creates a deep emotional connection with the audience to take them to a place that they don’t want to leave!
THE ORA. VIDA. LIFE. COLLECTIVE
The Ora.Vida.Life Collective offers 2024 five stunning vocalists, groovy reggae infused loops and medicine lyrics as healing for blood, bone, breath and heart.
Ora.Vida.Life is an evolving musical collaboration exploring the space between the sacred and the mundane. Ora.Vida.Life create original songs to be shared within the community for; sacred theatre, ritual and ceremony. Hosted by the divine Kāren Hunter and featuring special guests Chloe Palmer Samantha May and Sarah Spence.
Bill Rangi Urale MNZM, known by his stage name King Kapisi, is a New Zealand hip hop recording artist. He was the first hip hop artist in New Zealand to receive the Silver Scroll Award at the APRA Awards for Songwriter of the Year for his single Reverse Resistance in 1999.
Karina Kalilah has always had a passion for electronic music. After learning to spin vinyls poorly when she was 18, she always had a passion for watching DJ's perform, and loved the way a DJ could take you on a journey through dance and music.
More recently, upon making her own sound healing meets electronic music album 'Heartgasm', this genre-blend inspired her to get back on the decks to guide others through a transformational experience through sound.
Bringing her passion for safety into all containers she holds, Karina invites you to not only shake your booty, but also to reconnect to your embodied essence, listening into the depths of what is really within, listening into your own heart, all while bringing you into states of ecstasy through the music she plays and her angelic vocals.
BLASE is an Auckland based DJ & producer known for his diverse, multi-genre music journeys where dancers are guided on a curious and empowering experience out of the mind and into the body.
Blase is an alchemist of frequency and his love for dance and embodiment translates through his music, complimenting the entire journey with highs and lows, making sure every movement possibility is explored.
An Auckland based singer/songwriter with a range of songs written about life experiences and observations, performed acoustically or with piano and drums accompanying.
A Musical Oasis of Vintage Serenity
Nestled in the heart of the Kaipara at Tūmanako Hope, Hello Dawn, with her 8-string ukulele, weaves vintage songs of love and dreams. Let her soothing melodies be your escape to a world where time slows down. As a mother of two, Dawn's music is a reflection of warmth and positivity, inviting you to unwind and find solace in the gentle embrace of her enchanting tunes. Join Hello Dawn on a journey of relaxation and timeless serenity.
Originated in Israel, the melting pot of cultures, Shovaav's musical affairs started from an early age. A mixture of nations, sounds, and instruments was always a strong part of his musical journey. Surrounded by Middle Eastern, Funk, and Electronic music, Shovaav developed a very broad taste of sound which can be demonstrated in his music. Traveling around the world for three years brought Shovaav to New Zealand which is his home now. Featuring live percussions, spinning exotic tunes with sounds from all over the world, vintage and modern, Shovaav's goal is to make you dance like you've never done before. Afro House, Melodic House, Organic House, Progressive House, and Disco.
A soulful sorcerer of seducing your senses with sacred and sexy shamanic-soundscape ceremonies...
A mystical monster of magical mashups, mantra mixes, and medicine music...
Historically a Hip Hop head, he housed, raved, and rocked breakbeats as a B-boy...
Now elevated to executing ecstatic experiences everywhere, enlivening everyone with his eclectic electronic and live DJ exhibitions…
Before being based in Bali, Levi was originally out of Oregon, now nomadic, navigating a nonstop nations exploration.
Hanwho meanders through various soundscapes using voice and an array of instrumentation. With subtle electronic textures and electric bass tones he emits groovy, dreamy and soulful moods. Hanwho hopes to share messages of unity, hope and a sense of wonder. He is currently a student of music therapy at Te Herenga Waka, Pōneke, having performed on the main stage at Earth Beat, Spirit Fest (Garh), Newtown Fest, Sofar Sounds Wellington and intimate shows throughout Aotearoa over the last 4 years.
TEMPLE STEP PROJECT
Soundscapes spanning breath to bass, echoes of ecstasy, the pulse of the primal merged with electronic mastery. Temple Step is a sensory experience that is transcendental and pure. Achieved by deep, spacious immersions into the heart of the soul, into the soul of the sound. An invitation to the quantum and a musical prayer for all that is sacred, when you arrive at the portal’s gateway of this sonic temple. Music Producer, Benjamin Last, is defined by the mark of a maverick in the pursuit of creating extraordinary, multi-genre fusions that stand for unity, passion and transformation. For 25 years, Temple Step has literally bought the shaman to the people, bringing sets, ceremony and spiritual awakening to live performance and unique sound-healing meditations. Forging new paths with pioneering explorations into tribal-ethno-electronic flavours, the artist draws from a playful, instrumental spread of percussion, flute, synth, vocals, sansula and bold use of bass.
Coda Muso needs to be seen 'live' to fully appreciate her authenticity. Her shows include a clever collage of voice and original backing tracks with a captivating stage presence the audience connection is always great. Media reviews describe her as - Contemporary. Indie, alternative, edgy. Electro pop genre. A unique singer song-writer, eccentric and innovative. She weaves a rich vocal texture of pop, rock & blues with modern dubs. Coda Muso is an extraordinary live performer who hooks her audience from the get-go, starting moody/melodic then up-beat.
Nur Peach wasn’t like other girls her age. She’s always occupied her own world- one of beauty, colour and life. Born and raised in the Coromandel Peninsula, she’s been singing as long as she could speak, writing songs since the age of five, and playing both guitar and piano since nine. Fresh out of a Bachelor’s Degree in Popular Music, Nur has extensive performance experience under her belt, both in New Zealand and around the world. This experience includes performances at the NZ Spirit Festival, Auckland Folk Festival and the legendary Prana festival.
Nur’s songwriting is born out of the experiences of a young girl struggling to fit in. Her lyrics are a call to action, igniting the fire of hope in the hearts of listeners young and old. Her bold, effervescent brand of pop, tinged with the delicate emotionality of folk and the raw rebel energy of rock, is carried by her textured and powerful voice. Through single-mindedly energetic performances, Nur invites listeners into her world. With words and music, making the world a better place.
Mantra Band are a group of friends from New Zealand who have been deeply touched by Mantra Meditation. Known for upbeat, high energy kirtan that you can dance and sing your heart out to. Experience a taste of the transcendental world through the power of Mantra.
MATIU TE HUKI
As a musician, Matiu’s ability to powerfully connect with and lift a crowd with his powerful stage presence, while fronting great bands or with his solid solo looping show is mesmerising.
Looping live, Matiu's soulful roots music has a strong Maori flavor, using haka, chants and traditional Maori instruments, backed by grabbing grooves, deep, beautifully crafted bass lines, funky rhythms and magical melodies that stay with you well after the show ends, all held up by a pillar of Pacific passion and top class technical precision
As a composer, the soul stirring messages in Matiu's music are positive, inspiring and unifying.
Matiu intuitively nurtures a deep connection with his audience creating the energy that opens portals of paradise.
Discover the healing sounds of 432hz with Taylor Sol.
Experience a multi-sensory Handpan Sound Journey inspired by love. Enjoy peaceful, uplifting and rhythmic melodies that open a space of presence with a heartfelt connection.
Raised in Seattle, and based in Aotearoa, Katana brings passionate vocals that bridge ancient wisdom with future vision. Through unique melodies, collective prayer and sacred chant, Katana calls upon the power of sound to awaken and unite.
SARAH MARLOWE SPENCE
A singer/songwriter with a folky acoustic vibe, Sarah has a pure voice of healing, reminiscent of Jewel or Deva Premal. Her music is peppered with reflective lyrics of wisdom with the occasional mantra from her years of leading kirtan. And, on the other side, are quirky humorous stories of life and relationship. Be prepared for laughter meets zen.
THE FEEL GOOD SERVICE
Feel-good heavy grooves layered with retro synths, and nostalgic melodies, delivered with sweet & sexy vocals.
How do you take your funk? Dirty with a bit of soul!
After nearly a decade of writing and producing for major artists and touring the world as band members for some of the biggest names in music (JLo, Jidenna, Big Krit, Flo Rida, Black Eyed Peas, and CeeLo Green... to name a few), Lucy and Mo’Dre decided to bring their combined talents together in order to better serve humanity by providing undeniable FEEL GOOD music guaranteed to Feed & Funk up your soul!
Embark on a captivating journey of sound, rhythm, and self-discovery guided by the versatile German artisan, David Zencominierski. With a myriad of skills and passions, David invites you to experience a unique fusion of ancient traditions and contemporary creativity. David's quest is to reconnect with the land (whenua) and share his exceptional talents with the world. At the heart of his offerings are intuitive Sound Journeys, where he masterfully blends the ancient yidaki (didgeridoo) and the soothing medicine drum, among other instruments. These harmonious melodies resonate deeply, creating an immersive and transformative experience.
LoveRay bring lounge looping to the stage, with a full tribal band of drummers, percussionists & multi instrumentalists exploring sonic soundscapes that surprise and uplift. Bring on the crazy dance moves and launch thoughts into higher consciousness.
Loveray perform a multi-instrumental Sound Healing Journey (also known as a Sound-Bath) tuning into the Earth's love harmonic frequency of 432Hz, with exotic instruments including sitar, hand-pan, crystal singing bowls, flute, bugle, violin, and sacred tribal instruments.
People are encouraged to lie down or get comfortable and relaxed and allow the sound vibrations to carry us on a mystical journey to the outer cosmos and back.
The -Loveray- performance culminates with an invitation to rise up and move our bodies with an ecstatic dance vibe to tribal drums and funk rhythms.
Rama. A keyboard wizard, sound technician and engineer with exceptional musical talent. A dedicated father and husband, Rama consistently contributes his musical and technical prowess to kirtan events around New Zealand. Additionally, he seamlessly transitions into the role of a heart-thumping DJ, curating a spiritual Mantra journey like no other. Find Rama in the Spirit Zone for an unforgetable DJ set you wont want to miss.
DJ MUFASA & BASS CHAKRA
In music scenes saturated by sprawling subdivisions of sound, the presence of a master vibe architect can be an asset to any cultural landscape.
Mufasa's tasteful selector aesthetic, epic stage presence and fluency with the tools coalesce in service to any energy. Digging deep early on for a strong foundation to the night, framing up a great dance floor, raising the roof, getting shit electric or lighting the whole fiasco on fire.
One thing is for sure, Mufasa’s boombastic bass braap transcends definition by genre. Immersed in Aoteroa's festival scene and bathing in bass culture, dancing through various communities collecting the greatest hearts and minds of his generation.
MudWood music weaves harmony vocals, intricate Guitar, and earthy world Percussion to create a unique tapestry of sound. Meaningful and conscious lyrics lay within the tapestry. Ethereal Harp and Flute also fill the sound.
Combining catchy rhythmic percussive feels with insightful uplifting lyrics, from subtle intricate sweet finger picking instrumentals to roots powered funky grooves, Dylan will take you on a musical journey. Infusing new age soul into blues, reggae, folk, funk, jazz, with a stream of consciousness ever-fresh vocal delivery that is truly inspired and comes from Aotearoa-New Zealand. Dylan‘s music reflects the journey and experience of life in many different environments and cultures. From the Deserts of the Middle East to the Lakes of Scandinavia to the Himalayan Mountains to the Pacific Ocean and so much more. He's performed and toured internationaly, playing in many different venues and festivals in the U.S.A, England, Japan, Finland...to name a few.
Jimi Kara has been known in NZ as one of the top guitar players in the country. He has played with Fly My Pretties, toured England, Austrailia and Europe with Alabama 3 (sopranoes soundtrack). Opened for Elton John, Slash , Played with Glenn Hughes of Deep Purple, opened for Parliament Funkadelic and just recently opened for Christone Kingfish Ingram with hIs band and full blues set at the Powerstation. He brings a show of his songs and covers from some of his favourite guitar based artists .
Ruach, the life-giving spirit, mauri and flow. Music from the soul for the soul. Coming together in unity to take you on a journey. Influenced by ngā hau e whā, the four winds, all styles and all genres. No Ngati Whātua rātou, ko Kaipara te Moana. Les, Tawh, Era and Shane are here to share aroha, strength and healing through music. These tāne are the pou, holding it strong, to harmonise with many. Members of Ruach bring together their roots and experience of playing with multiple artists across the country like Soljah, Sons of Zion, Stan Walker, Troy Kingi, Che Fu & Three Houses Down to create a unique sound.
MATTHEW FREAR & CHLOE PALMER
Matthew and Chloe are a soulful acoustic duo whose voices melt together, weaving intricate melodies and rich harmonies. They will sing an assortment of touching originals and heartfelt covers in their indie folk style.
JJ is a beatboxer with 30 years experience using a roland rc505 loop station he create beats from scratch using his mouth and covers all sorts of genres of music.
Franko Heke, with roots in Ngāpuhi Māori and Italian heritage, is a devoted father to two daughters and an artist who channels his passion through mantra and reggae music. He is not just a musician but a catalyst for community wellness, organising events that nourish the soul and safeguard our Earth, living by the ethos of "He waka eke noa" – we're all in this together.
Born in the '80s, Franko's early years were shaped by the vibrant sports and rock scenes, driving his ambitions to rock stadiums or score tries. He excelled in Rugby for North Harbour and Cricket for Auckland but ultimately followed the louder call of music, a path that led him around the world, from Japan to the USA. The rock'n'roll lifestyle, however, took its toll, leading him to a transformative phase where he embraced meditation, yoga, and breathwork, stepping away from the excesses.
From this personal rebirth, he founded NZ Spirit & Resolution festivals, alcohol-free, family-centric events designed to empower individuals through holistic workshops and uplift spirits with indigenous and conscious music by night.
Furthering his commitment to sustainable living, Franko is revitalising two farms in Auckland's Kaipara Harbour into a Blue Zone – a sanctuary with a retreat centre, native forest, organic gardens, an animal refuge, music studio, and a tiny house community. This regeneration journey is being captured in a documentary with Suzy Cameron, aiming to inspire a global audience to care for themselves, their communities, and the planet.
JACK BURNS - KIRTAN & CHILL
Jack, a school teacher with an electrifying passion for music and guitar, thrives on leading dynamic Kirtans. Having been the catalyst for the Kirtan movement with Mount Meditation in Tauranga three years ago, Jack is now gearing up for a big move to Christchurch. But before that, join Jack in the Spirit Zone for unforgettable kirtan experiences!
Sunny Ray brings depth, passion and authenticity dripped in the sweet honey of truth and beauty. Her music draws from folk, roots, reggae, soul, and world music influences. The messages are a grounding of spiritual wisdom mixed with real life experiences. Sunny Ray is a strong willed and big hearted visionary with abundant creativity and belief. Her music is a catalyst for change and emotional healing. Be sure to listen to her latest album "Sentient Compass" and keep your ears open for upcoming releases. Love.
DJ LEAH LUNA
Leah Luna | Multi-talented artist based in Berlin embodying the roles DJ, Conscious Dance Facilitator, Musician, and Mentor.
With international experience, she has honed her craft and brings unwavering passion and purpose to curating sets that transcend boundaries.
Drawing inspiration from a diverse range of genres, including Tribal, Oriental, Afro House, Bass House, Trance, Techno, Electronica, and World Music, Leah Luna creates immersive musical journeys.
Each pulsating beat carries you into a realm of free expression, presence, and healing, allowing you to experience the transformative power of music.
Juliana Botero, known as Dj MoRpHo, has a mission to heal the world through the language of universal music.
Being in love with music her whole life, intrigued with spinning records and making crowds of people dance, began in the electronic scene in 2004, identifying with funky electronic, tribal and fusion of sounds in her mix.
Dj morpho has a great musical influence from masters like Dj fatboyslim, chemical brothers, massive attack. Her big inspiration comes from Fatboyslim and his fantastic style, mixing multiple genres in his set.
Dj Morpho combines in her electronic set not only her contagious energy and great smile with multiple musical genres such as funky house, tribal, minimal, Latin fusion and many more.
In her ecstatic Dance set she transports you on a wave of 5 healing rhythms, mixing different musical genres with a unique and special touch. indigenous, ethnic, Hindu, African rhythms and more.
Currently DJ MoRpHo provides her healing gift through vibrational sounds and movement, combining music for celebrating life, moving energy and empowering human beings, surfing waves of awakening.
“Let's dance without judgment, without fear, barefoot and free... and be happy”
BENEDICTION MOON - MANTRA JOURNEY
Benediction Moon, a kirtan band from New Zealand, create a distinct and serene musical experience infused with the transformative essence of mantra meditation. Rooted in their personal pursuit of peace through kirtan, the members come together to share not only their love for the practice but also their musical abilities. Join Benediction Moon as they create a unique and peaceful kirtan journey, inviting others to partake in a spiritual happiness that they themselves find within mantra meditation.
SID (Krishna Krishna das) - Kirtan & Chill
Sid (a.k.a. Krishna Krishna das), the dynamic leader of the Mantraband! An artist by profession and passionate surfer, his artistic flair and laid-back demeanor infuses every endeavor he undertakes. His journey into the world of kirtan started practically from the cradle, being raised in a family of endeavouring spiritualists. Teaming up with his brother Syama, Sid ignites the vibrant energy of Mantra Night every Sunday in Auckland, creating a soul-stirring kirtan experience not to be missed. Join him in the Spirit Zone for heartfelt kirtans you won't forget.