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Beach Front Stage

TimeSaturday 25 MaySunday 26 May

11.30am – 12.30pm

Lady King

“LADY KING” is the newly formed 5 piece Soul/RnB project from the mind of Mona Vale’s local girl Lara King. Reminiscent of Sade, Amy Winehouse and D’Angelo - Lady King’s sound delivers unrelenting grooves with soulful vocals to feed your weary hearts and get your feet moving!

Paper Parade

Paper Parade are a Sydney trio outfit who like to take some of their favourite songs of the past and tweak them to make them their own, reinventing the idea of what it means to be a covers band. With a broad range of influences and repertoire from The Beatles and Fleetwood Mac, to India Arie and D'angelo and Bob Marley, they bring a bright and soulful energy to every gig they play.

12.45pm – 1.45pm

LamBros

Sydney brothers, Connor and Harry Lambrou have rocketed onto the national scene with their highly distinct blend of blues, soul, rock and Indigenous sounds.

Animal Ventura

Animal Ventura is the solo project of Brazilian singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Fernando Aragones. Growing up playing punk rock and reggae in noisy garage bands in Southern Brazil, Aragones ventured down under where the eclectic sounds of the Australian music scene beckoned.

2.00pm – 3.00pm

Eagle Eye Jones

Sydney band Eagle Eye Jones, blend funk rock with psychedelic blues groove, which makes any crowd move. Smothered by bluesy lead breaks, funk driven grooves and poetic lyrics, they have created a truly unique sound that is showcased boldly in their live performances.

ManaLion

ManaLion, comprised of Kiwi Expats and now Northern-Beaches locals Duan Kaka (aka Duan & Only) and Craig ‘Mondo’ Monika, have crafted a unique sound to call their own - Infused with a wide range of flavours including Roots, Hip Hop, Indie Pop, Rock, Reggae, Dub and Soul.

3.15pm – 4.30pm

Black Hum Bird

A blend of roots reggae and dub, wound together with captivating hooks, solid grooves and striking harmonies, resulting the type of big‐band reggae that throws everything at you from horns to percussion to tripped‐out synths and delay‐drenched keys.

Sub Tribe

From the raw, roots-driven frequencies of Aotearoa (New Zealand) comes SUB-TRIBE. Now based in Sydney this six-piece electronic dub-fusion outfit has more groove than your vintage vinyl collection.

 

 

North Steyne Stage 

TimeSaturday 25 MaySunday 26 May

11.30am – 12.30pm

Aimee Lou

Singer-songwriter, Aimee Lou, originally from Newcastle, England. Brings soulful tones into her music. With Amy Winehouse, The Shirelles, Elvis and The Clash being her influences. Aimee Lou uses her warm tonality to take on old and new songs giving it her own twist.

Tiago de Luca

Most birds are diurnal, but some birds are nocturnal or crepuscular (active during twilight hours), and many coastal ones feed when the tides are appropriate, by day or night. Tiago De Lucca portrays Üm Bird de-emphasizing melody and chord progressions with strong rhythmic grooves. Think old-school influenced funky music gliding through deep beats constructed in real time. A unique electro-acoustic live set gait combining soulful vocals, strong guitar riffs and punchy beats.

12.45pm – 1.45pm

Mark Crotti

Crotti is a Singer-Songwriter that loves telling stories with his music. The covers he sings are always unique and easy to listen to.

Mary Cowell Duo

Mary, and guitarist Ben McDermott make up the Mary Cowell Duo. Having worked together for over six years, the Duo have developed a diverse song list of Jazz, Pop, Funk and R&B, covering everything from the classics to the latest hits. They regularly perform at bars, pubs and restaurants around Sydney including Manly Wharf Bar and The Alcott Lane Cove.

2.00pm – 3.00pm

Beni Jets Duo

Beni Jets are a highly experienced acoustic cover act, formed of Vocalist Beni Falemaka and guitarist Brett Dengate. With a wide repertoire, ranging from classic soul, reggae, funk, & Rn’b, to modern hits and new classics, Beni Jets Duo are always guaranteed to be a crowd favourite.

Gang of Brothers Duo

 

3.15pm – 4.30pm

Duan & Only

You may not be familiar with New Zealand native Duan & Only but, take note. The 35 year old Sydney based solo artist is making waves in the Australian music scene with his unique and soulful sound. Upon hearing the tracks "Gold & Honey" and "Oxytocin" it makes perfect sense that much of his inspiration is derived from Motown and Soul music.

Looped up Kicks

With a fresh twist and mash up of old classics with new school sounds, Looped Up Kicks brings a full band in a duo package. Formed in 2013 after two musicians found themselves on opposite ends of the music spectrum, one rocker and one RnB show stopper, they quickly forged the two forces to create Looped up Kicks. It's been a favourite among the Manly crowd for all ages and is dynamic and ever changing.

 

 

The Greener Communities Stage

TimeSaturday 25 MaySunday 26 May

11.30am - 1.00pm

DJ Alex Mac

Alex Mac is a man about town, having worked with some of the worlds most decorated musicians such as Andre Rieu and Amadeus Mozart. He has had a chance to show off his killer wardrobe and evil tunes.

DJ Somatik

DJ Somatik's approach is straightforward - an egoless passion, a fine-tuned ear and most important, an open mind with good taste. He has over two and a half decades of experience behind the decks, getting crowds onto their feet whether he plays Rave, Soul, Jazz, Balearic, Rare Groove, Disco or House.

1.00pm - 3.00pm 

DJ Graham Mandroules

A gardener of funky delights of long standing, Graham has been in involved in the music industry in numerous capacities. DJ, record label owner, promoter, manager, ARIA judge, music consultant, journalist, mentor, booking agent, marketing & promotions, festival director, producer, stage manager, event co-ordinator, radio and many other shape shifting manifestations.

DJ Dollar Club

DJ, Producer and multi- genre enthusiast, Dollar Cub has spent the last decade performing all over Sydney, gaining a multitude of experience and respect from the club scene to formal events. Appreciating all styles of music, regardless of tempo, release date or artist, Dollar Cub encompasses the very definition of ‘versatile’, providing him with the ability to perform at any event, regardless of genre specificity.

3.00pm -5.00pm

DJ Somatik

DJ Somatik's approach is straightforward - an egoless passion, a fine-tuned ear and most important, an open mind with good taste. He has over two and a half decades of experience behind the decks, getting crowds onto their feet whether he plays Rave, Soul, Jazz, Balearic, Rare Groove, Disco or House.

DJ James Jensen

Sydney DJ and producer James Jensen effortlessly mixes Hip-Hop, Dance, RnB and Live Drum Elements into his unique and energetic sets

 

 

South Steyne Sounds

 

TimeSaturday 25 MaySunday 26 May
11.30am - 5pm

DJ Brenny B-sides

Long time record collector, genre hopscotching hooligan and straight up all occasion top draw disc jockey, Brenny B-sides has been a regular provider of aural pleasure to Sydney party people for like…. Forever.

DJ Andy Lowe

Andy Lowe is one of Sydney’s most eclectic and adaptable DJs/ radio presenters. He prides himself on his ever expanding database of music, the depths of which he isn’t afraid to pull out at any gig.

 

 

Back Street Beats

TimeSaturday 25 MaySunday 26 May
11.30am -12.30pm 

Tori Larosa

From Sydney’s Northern Beaches. Preforming original songs and acoustic covers by her Favourite artists.

Ella Couston

Emerging from the tip of the Northern Beaches, Ella Couston is a consummate singer-guitarist who has had the opportunity to be mentored and coached by John Stone, father of duo Angus and Julia Stone. Her easy-going style has led her to perform at many venues and she is known to entice an audience by putting her own unique twist on popular songs.

12.45pm - 1.45pm 

Haley Holgate

Haley Holgate is a local singer/songwriter, enchanting listeners with her passionate vocals and performances. She is currently honing in her pop/folk vibe and working on her first ever E.P which is highly anticipated by her following. Don’t miss an opportunity to see her live, you are guaranteed to be taken on an emotive musical journey.

Ellis Hall

Growing up in Sydney Australia’s, Northern Beaches, Ellis’ music influence comes from R&B, soul and singer songwriters such as Ed Sheeran, John Mayer, Cold Play, Stevie Wonder and 1975. Adding to this, Ellis has grown up with a family that taught him the joy of music.

2.00pm -3.00pm 

Samir Shah

Based in Sydney, Australia, Samir Shah is a self taught American singer, songwriter and guitarist known for his soft rock and surf acoustic guitar vibe. He picked up the guitar during his first year of university and managed to play enough to separate the guitar’s neck off its main body; and with the same dedication, has evolved into a singer & songwriter who’s main passion and goal is to influence people world-wide through his music.

Cairyn Jay

 

3.15pm - 4.30pm 

Lara Duncan

From the Northern Beaches of Sydney, Lara Duncan had never heard of country music until her family decided to get a caravan when she was 10. Now 10 years later, after falling in love with all things country, she has ditched the beach for the bush and moved to The Southern Highlands. After graduating from the CMAA Academy of Country Music in 2018, and being mentored by powerhouse Australian sibling duo Angus and Julia Stone’s father, John Stone, Lara has performed at the 2018 Tamworth Country Music Festival opening concert to over 7,000 people.

Eleanor Jacks