The Nukes - Aotearoa’s/NZ’s most beloved and enduring ‘original ukulele trio’. Family-friendly show with children under 16 accompanied by adults with free entry. Physical tickets are also available at Mercury Bay Pharmacy in Whitianga and Lukes Kitchen.Ltd door sales on the night from 6 pm $30 cash
They'll play a bunch of their originally crafted tunes, perfectly made for the ukulele. Including some old favourites picked from 3 albums of material, plus a swag of new tunes, as they work towards releasing a new album.
Expect the usual mix of laugh out loud humour, some magic musicianship, plus classic 3 part harmony. What are you waiting for!
Enjoy an evening of kiwi-flavoured entertainment, grab a bunch of friends and make a booking right now, oh yeah and happy birthday Queenie.
Part vaudeville, part rat-pack, part musical car crash, this talented trio deliver an engaging mix of humour and originality that audiences of all ages will love.
In their show, they’ll be playing some old favourites from their back catalogue, such as ‘Lemon-tree’ and ‘Island Queen’ (and perhaps the odd request from the audience), plus a swag of new songs
The Nukes are one of Australasia’s most successful ukulele/ folk acts with more than 10 years under their belts and 3 compelling albums as proof of their creative endeavours (and well in excess of 100,000 streams and views).
Don’t duck and cover, don’t try and be a hero…just gather all your friends and head for ground zero.
The Nukes have appeared at WOMAD NZ, SPLORE , Auckland and Canterbury
Folk Festivals, Oamaru Heritage Festival, New Plymouth Festival Of Light, Wanaka Festival Of Colour, Coastella Festival, The Taranaki, Southland and Hawkes Bay
Arts Festivals, Bluff Oyster Festival and a successful nationwide Arts On Tour NZ in March 2017, have also toured extensively in Australia.
“The Nukes blew the audiences’ socks off with the combination of humour, fantastic songwriting, great musicianship and singing“
Megan Peacock-Coyle. Oamaru Opera House