With the annual NZ Music Month festivities well underway, THE WHISKEY bar in Ponsonby is proud to present the line up for week three of the five week WHISKEY LIVE series which boasts a massive 99 kiwi acts over 25 nights in May.
The second announcement line up (15-22 May) is an impressive array of talented Kiwi musicians, each with a set designed specifically for THE WHISKEY’s intimate set up.
The line up includes: Aaron Tokona (AHoriBuzz & Cairo Knife Fight), Boy Crush, Cool Rainbows, Cut Off Your Hands, Hollie Smith, Iva Lamkum, Jennifer Zea, Nairobi Trio, Nathan Haines, Nick D & Dick Johnson, Peter Urlich Sextet, Seth Haapu & Tiki Taane with DJs Arash, Bobby Brazuka, Jason Eli, Manuel Bundy, Uncle Barnie & Phoebe Falconer set to close each night after the headline act.
THE WHISKEY bar owner, Andrew Bruce is thrilled with the response to the series to date and has been working hard behind the scenes to finalize the final two weeks.
“The response to the first ten nights has been amazing. This next release will no doubt continue the momentum, and I can’t wait to announce the remaining acts we have in store,” says Bruce.
Dates / Line Up as follows:
Tues 15 May - Nathan Haines with support Jennifer Zea (DJ Jason Eli)
Wed 16 May - Cut Off Your Hands with support Cool Rainbows (DJ Arash)
Thurs 17 May - Hollie Smith with support Seth Haapu (DJ Manuel Bundy)
Fri 18 May - Tiki Taane, Aaron Tokona (Cairo Knife Fight & AHoriBuzz) with support Iva Lamkum (DJ Bobby Brazuka)
Sat 19 May - Weird Together - Nick D & Dick Johnson with support Boy Crush (DJ Uncle Barnie)
Tues 22 May - Peter Urlich Sextet with support Nairobi Trio (DJ Phoebe Falconer)
The remaining nights celebrating the 12th annual NZ Music Month will be announced shortly.
Tickets are limited and go on-sale at 2pm on Wednesday 9 May via Ticketmaster – www.ticketmaster.co.nz or phone 0800 111 999. Full show info is available at www.whiskeybars.com and www.facebook.com/WHISKEYLIVE.
Announced to date, May 1 – 22 at THE WHISKEY bar:
Aaron Tokona (AHoriBuzz & Cairo Knife Fight), Anika Moa, Annabel Fay & Bulletproof, Black White Dynamite, Boy Crush, Coast, Cool Rainbows, Cut Off Your Hands,
Don McGlashan, Ekko Park, Greg Fleming & The Trains, Hello Sailor, Hollie Smith, Iva Lamkum, Jamie McDell, Jennifer Zea, Jonny Love, Kurt Shanks & The Drakes, Lisa Crawley, Lydia Cole, Nairobi Trio, Nathan Haines, Nick D & Dick Johnson, OPSHOP, People of Paris, Peter Urlich Sextet, Seth Haapu, Sons of Vegas, SuperVillains RMC, The Adults, The Babysitters Circus, The Feelers, The Jordan Luck Band & Tiki Taane (with DJ’s Arash, Art Heist, Bobby Brazuka, Clarke Gayford, Dan Aux, James Coleman – mixtape.co.nz, Jason Eli, Manuel Bundy, MayaVanya , Phoebe Falconer, Sophia Nash, Sweet Mix Kids, Thane Kirby & Uncle Barnie).