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Summer Music Festival


Fri 21 Feb 2014, 12:00pm–7:00pm
Fri 28 Feb 2014, 12:00pm–7:00pm
Fri 7 Mar 2014, 12:00pm–7:00pm
Fri 14 Mar 2014, 12:00pm–7:00pm
Fri 21 Mar 2014, 12:00pm–7:00pm
Fri 28 Mar 2014, 12:00pm–7:00pm

Where: Aotea Square, Queen St, CBD, Auckland

Restrictions: All Ages

Ticket Information:

  • Admission: Free

Listed by: Auckland Live

Break out of the office and soak up the sun in Aotea Square, with a soundtrack provided by some of New Zealand’s most talented performers, including Sal Valentine and the Babyshakes, Anna Coddington, LatinAotearoa and Lisa Crawley.

We’re pulling out the deckchairs on every Friday lunchtime and evening for six weeks so you can enjoy live music for free and celebrate summer in the city.

Line up

Friday 21 February
12.00pm - 2.00pm,
5.00pm - 7.00pm

Malcolm Lakatani
NZ born Niuean musician Malcolm Lakatani fuses genres and languages, with songs reminiscent of ebbing waves on the Niue shoreline.

Friday 28 February

12.00pm - 2.00pm
5.00pm, - 7.00pm

Anna Coddington
After a brief hiatus following her 2011 album Cat & Bird, Anna Coddington returned in 2013 with a string of bold new singles, including Silver Scroll finalist ‘Bird In Hand’.

Friday 7 March
12.00pm - 2.00pm
5.00pm - 7.00pm

Latinaotearoa feat.Bobby Brazuka

Latinaotearoa is a Latin-Funk Soul and Hip Hop outfit that blends the talents of vocalist Jeniffer Zea, DJ Bobby Brazuka and percussionist and trumpeter Isaac Aesili to create a Latin act with a local flavour.

Friday 14 March

12.00pm - 2.00pm

DJ Randomplay

Friday 14 March

5.00pm - 7.00pm

Sal Valentine and the Babyshakes
Rhythm and blues group Sal Valentine and The Babyshakes features big-band horns and a rhythm section that knows what to play when Sal says go.

Friday 21 March

12.00pm - 2.00pm
5.00pm - 7.00pm

Lisa Crawley

Playful, clever and heartfelt, Lisa Crawley is one of our songwriters to watch, a winner of the international Pacific Songwriting Competition and a two time nominee for the critically acclaimed Silver Scroll award.

Friday 28 March

12.00pm - 2.00pm
5.00pm - 7.00pm

Fou Nature
Warm and inviting, Fou Nature's upbeat and positive lyrics reach across and embrace Auckland's diverse culture - spreading good vibes and a zest for life with a pacific pop sound.

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