Gitbox Rebellion is an innovative and exciting 10 piece Guitar ensemble, who perform intricate and clever original compositions as well as a few much loved guitar hero covers, such as The Good, The Bad and The Ugly and Guitar Boogie… This will be an unforgettable acoustic experience in the intimate setting of the Back Room Permformance Sapce at Lotus Realm.
Formed by Nigel Gavin, Gitbox toured regionally and nationally, releasing 2 albums "Pesky Digits” and “Touchwood" through the prestigious Art Music Label Rattle Records.
In 2017 Nigel Reformed the group, the new line up features original members Nigel Gavin, Kim Halliday, Russell Hughes and Bodi Hermans and they are joined by Peter Kirkbride, Tomislav Skulic, Sam Loveridge, Sonia Wilson, Rob Mita and Joanne Melbourne.
The groups experience ranges from Beginners to Advanced players. Gitbox Mark 2 has performed at the following places.Maritime Museum, The Bunker, Titirangi Festival, Waiheke Jazz Festival, 121 Café, Mt Eden Village Centre. Currently The group rehearsals are twice weekly and new material is being written and rehearsed in preparation for touring nationally and internationally.