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    • BOGGLE
      • Mixing elements of drum and bass, noise punk and electronics, the new trio is boggling minds with their explosive sound, blending baritone sax, drums, synths and samples, and spiralling from dance music to oblivion.

    • Estère Lola (DJ set)
      • Estère’s unique brand of Electric Blue Witch-Hop creates an unparalleled melange of sounds. Both a producer and artist, Estère references a vast range of genres including electronic, hip-hop, RnB and folk music. Estère bedecks her production with a rich elastic voice that she uses to convey the stories and emotion found within her lyrics. The […]

    • SnakeOil
      • SnakeOil’s weighty DJ sets and Productions will leave you shaking for more. Rare 90’s Garage Dubs, 2step shuffles and roof-rattling Bass lines create uncontrollable frenzies on dancefloors over and over. A hidden Gem.

    • Ness Quick
      • Ness Quick is Wellington’s resident upstart of a drag performer. With a youthful take on fashion, while also drawing from traditional burlesque and cabaret aesthetics, Ness is a fresh and lively entertainer.

    • The 2024 stalls directory is online
      • We have a huge range of stalls with all the food choices you can imagine, wonderful crafts, designer and ethnic clothing and much more – including many community groups either telling you about what they do or fundraising for their causes. Take your time to browse through them – and you can search for what […]

    • Laundry’s Portal-Loo After Party
      • After the Newtown Ave Block Party, head down to 30 Constable St for Laundry’s Portal-Loo After Party! Featuring Laundry DJs, Redbird Junior, Benthamism, and Snake Oil! 4:00-7:30pm Laundry DJ’s 7:30-9:30pm Redbird Junior 9:30-11:00pm Benthamism 11:00pm-12:30am Snake Oil

    • Benthamism
      • Benthamism (Ben-tham-ism), noun: 1. The greatest happiness of the greatest number may be the ultimate goal of society, the individual and the dance. 2. Beats, Bass & Good Music. 3. Encompassing dance. Benthamism is known for creating immersive experiences that provide enjoyment and happiness for all. He weaves together a rich tapestry of genres, uniting […]

    • Bebemos Open Air Hall St Takeover
      • Open Air concentrates on bringing you an experience above the norm while showcasing the best New Zealand DJs from amazing venues and festivals. Over the last few years Open Air has gathered momentum becoming one of the leading underground house and techno brands in Wellington. 12:00-1:10pm Dani 1:10-2:20pm Jamie Rose 2:20-3:30pm Iain C 3:30-4:40pm Alopex […]

    • Ryan C
      • Ryan spent his formative years travelling solo around the desolate Southern African coast, the stars his blanket and the ocean his teacher. After being missing for 14 years, he was ‘liberated’ by the Red Cross in Northern Africa ‘working’ on an Ethiopian pirate ship in the Gulf of Aden. He was in desperate need of […]

    • K-Otik
      • EDM enthusiast hailing from Auckland, now rocking the Wellington scene, DJ K-otiK brings years of passion to the turntables. With a penchant for vocal-driven tunes infused with bass, a touch of funk, and a house bounce, my sets are designed to make you move. Tune in to his regular radio show on dancefreex.com for a dose of […]

    • Dani
      • Raised in the heart of the north of the uk and travelling to many international festivals around the world, Dani has naturally become passionate about house, electronic dance and techno. With an impressive collection of tracks and a deep understanding of the genres, Dani knows how to connect with the crowd. Her high energy sets […]

    • Alopex
      • Alopex, born and raised in the Capital, inherited her British father’s love for house music, rooted in the mid-90s London club scene. After living his 20s surrounded by legends of progressive house and trance, he instilled in her an early hunger for the genre. Her sets reflect this influence, ranging from mellow and melodic to […]

    • Iain C
      • Originally from England, but now based in Wellington, New Zealand. Iain C is one of the leading house DJ’s in the ever-growing underground scene of New Zealand. Having opened for the likes of Derrick Carter, Dick Johnson, Little Man Big and Andy Riley (Inland Knights). From holding down residencies at Wellington venues such as Laundry […]

    • Jamie Rose
      • From Jersey (UK) an 18-year-old Jamie Rose found the love of DJing through a work friend, a vinyl mixing obsession began. The preferred genres changed throughout the years, but the passion only grew. Ibiza being the main annual holiday, Jamie developed a deep connection with house music. Labels such as Anjunadeep have been a huge […]

    • Mystori
      • Mystori, a Pōneke based artist birthed from the iconic Laundry Bar. Her sets are a tantalizing blend of groovy house and techno, spiced with a sprinkle of hip hop and stirred with daring dirty basslines. Crafting a delicious blend of mysterious mischief and a potential trip to funky town.

    • Dr. Bazz
      • Dr.Bazz has been loitering with intent, in and around DJ booths since way back last century in 1999. Whilst on his O.E sabbatical to London in 98’, he got hooked on the endurance sport of clubbing and quickly migrated to officially refereeing the dance floor! Back in NZ around 2000 he hosted the Psy-Salad electronic […]

    • 8 Wired Brewing x Bayland’s Brewery x Bebemos
      • This year Bebemos have teamed up with 8 Wired Brewing and Bayland’s Brewery – pouring kegs on Hall St and inside the main bar all day, along with some tasty Latin inspired street food. Make sure to check out the Open Air Takeover on Hall St throughout the day, and Bebemos Beer Garden presented by Little […]

    • Bebemos Beer Garden
      • Little Monsters Presents: Bebemos Beer Garden. DJs from 5:30-11pm 5.30 – 6.30pm JoLisa 6.30 – 8pm Creed of Man 8 – 9.30pm Rich D Rich 9.30 – 11pm Halo

    • Halo
      • Fresh from a stint with Lo-Fi (Auckland) at AUM, hitting the decks at Taniwhas Den and then spending last week at Yatra, Halo will be bringing you a set of melodic techno from under the bed. Nothing less.

    • Creed of Man
      • Creed of Man is chuffed to bits to be playing for Little Monsters DJ at Newtown Festival. Emerging from the free party scene in London in the early 90s he has played for Dirty Laundry, Skylab, Low Pass Filter, parties all over Wellies and the festival that rules all festivals; Taniwha’s Den. He’ll be taking […]

    • JoLisa
      • JoLisa can’t wait to play at Newtown Festival with Little Monsters DJ. She plays the music she loves and being a seasoned raver, expect a mix of house and tech house; those bouncy tracks with that old school sound – wear dancing shoes! Recent Wellington gigs for JoLisa have been High Functioning at The Champagneria…and […]

    • Rich D Rich (UK)
      • Hailing from the land of endless dance floors and non-stop parties, Rich D Rich is more often than not holding up that dance floor somewhere, but this time we’re lucky enough to have him DJ for us. With a mischievous grin on his face and the promise that you won’t really know where he’ll take […]

    • The Good Taste Selector
      • Te Kupu (UHP/Tū Crucial Soundsystem) gives you a thick slice of Funk and some deep cuts from his stack of party tunes to tide you over from 6pm until the bands start. Te Kupu will be joined by DJ Kerb and special guests

    • Libby K
      • From the vibrant streets of Wellington, Libby’s fascination with music began at an early age with the smooth sultry sounds of the clarinet and piano. Fast forward to her 20s where she stumbled into the hypnotic world of techno in Berlin and a passion for 4/4 was ignited. With a deep appreciation for the power […]

    • DJ Takas
      • DJ Takas has been a part of the NZ DJ scene for over 20 years, in that time he has played throughout the country and abroad. He has supported internationals that came through the country. Norman Jay MBE, DJ Marky and The Nextmen along with countless others. It’s hard to put a finger on what […]

    • Mana Mushroom
      • Callum Worsley, Blain Fitzpatrick and Levon Mason work their magic with this psychedelic recipe of progressive rock/instrumental shoegaze. The live show can be described as a raw and emotive as their songs truly come alive on stage! The band released their debut record in 2023 which has been gaining traction in the prog/riff scenes. Prepare […]

    • MOON
      • As the festival on the street winds down, the party on the Moon gears up! Join us with live performances from OdESSA and Mana Mushroom and a DJ set from The Good Taste Selector before the bands start at 7:30pm OdESSA:OdESSA have a solid reputation as one of New Zealand’s most exciting live bands. Their […]

    • Redbird Junior
      • After leaving NZ for the UK 6 years ago. I’ve been doing the Dad thing. Back for this Summer with Mini Redbird in tow to show him the joys of the Capital City. Spinning tunes since ’94 and sharing the stage with the likes of Norman Jay MBE, Sir Alex Patterson of Orb fame, Gorgeous […]

    • Tamariki & Rangatahi Programme – Newtown Festival 2024
      • We are delighted to share with you the Tamariki / Children’s & Rangatahi / Youth Programme for Newtown Festival 2024 – happening on Sunday 3rd March, Aotearoa Children’s Day! Featuring many wonderful street performances, activities and music for and by tamariki / rangatahi & whanau. Music performances & happenings 10:00 Tangata Whenua Stage Te Kapa […]

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