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Downtown Sounds - Looking for Alaska and friends

Downtown Sounds - Looking for Alaska and friends

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When:

  • Sat 21 May, 12:00pm – 4:00pm

Where:

Garden Place, Garden Place, Hamilton

Restrictions:

All Ages

To celebrate a welcome back to the CBD and NZ Music Month we have a Super Saturday of FREE music and arts events!

From 12pm - 4pm
Downtown Sounds with Looking for Alaska and friends will be performing at Garden Place.

Then 4pm onwards at Victoria on The River:
Creatives Markets - original arts and crafts
Bridge City Street Art Battle w/ DJ Dujon Cullingford and Music Performances by ThiefofBaghad
Saw Wave Music Concert w/ MOPPY, RAIZA BIZA, LOUISA NICKLIN and BITTER DEFEAT
Free Lunch Street Theatre Human Statue.

About LOOKING FOR ALASKA:
Looking for Alaska are no strangers to the Kirikiriroa music scene. Winning high praise from RNZ and critics for their beautiful songwriting.
The gorgeous voice of lead singer Amy Maynard has led to a whopping 37,000 Tik Tok followers, enchanted with her beautiful renditions of songs.
Their self tilted was nominated for best debut album at the NZ Taite music awards in 2017 and spent 12 weeks on the NZ album charts, peaking at number 9 on the NZ charts.

The album has received over 100,000 streams on Spotify and has seen Looking for Alaska complete 2 headline tours of NZ, tour internationally in Europe and Australia, at home at the Auckland Folk Festival, Whare Flat Folk Festival, TSB Festival of Lights and Hamilton Gardens Arts Festival.
The band most recent album recording took them to Neil Finn's Roundhead Studios.

Many thanks to these INCREDIBLE sponsors:
Love the Centre, Hamilton Central Business Association, Hamilton City Council, Creative Communities Scheme Creative NZ, Trust Waikato, Wel Energy Trust, The Hum, Free FM, Phantom Billstickers and high fives NZ Music Month.

CREATIVES MARKET:
We are looking for creatives who are interested in selling their creatives wares.
All within a creative supportive environment celebrating Kirikiriroa’s original art and music communities.

Contact Sandra for a stall: Sandrajensen99@yahoo.com

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