From Marvin Gaye to Grandmaster Flash, Kool & The Gang to The Cure – dancefloor classics from the 60s onwards will pour from the speakers as three local music collectors / DJs team up and bring you The Get Down! – a unique opportunity to let loose and unleash your best footwork on the amazing wooden dancefloor of the Victoria Spiegeltent. “It's like dancing on the inside of a giant mirror ball.” - Pitsch, HBAF Director
About the DJs:
Local stalwart Lil B (aka visual artist, Michael Hawksworth) is the resident DJ at Common Room and has filled dancefloors at just about every winery, bar and event in Hawke’s Bay over the past 20 years.
Renowned graffiti artist, founding member of Upper Hutt Posse, presenter of bFM's True School Hip Hop Show, producer of 'Chains' for Che Fu – in other words Darryl 'DLT' Thompson is a true legend of NZ Hip Hop culture.
Saxophonist for Fat Freddy’s Drop since 2007 – Chopper (aka Scott Towers) has turned touring across the globe into a deep and diverse record collection, aimed at the dancefloor of course.