NZ Music Month at Waiheke Library
Written by Chris on May 1, 2012
Waiheke Library is presenting a series of local music performances on Saturdays throughout May to celebrate NZ Music Month. Waiheke Radio will be recording, broadcasting and podcasting these performances. The series includes a DJ set of rare and interesting kiwi records from Waiheke Radio\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\’s Counting The Beat host Chris Walker.
Saturday 5 May, 11am: Radio Rebelde — Pick up on the energy of this 8-piece band – playing Latin ska, cumbia reggae and salsamuffin.
Saturday 5 May, 2pm – 3pm: The resurgence of vinyl — Counting the beat – DJ Old Fart shares his love of NZ vinyl – a radio session live in the library!
Saturday 12 May, 11am: The resurgence of vinyl — Waiheke Radio DJs spin NZ vinyl
Saturday 19 May, 11am: Waiheke High School Choirs — Hear the beautiful voices that music teacher Sarah McNabb has developed & nurtured with her 4 choirs, each performing 2 songs.
Saturday 26 May, 11am: Hooper — Come listen to this newly formed band featuring Nikki Ngatai, Miles Gillett and others.