The Slacks and Hopetoun Brown to perform at WOMAD NZ
WOMAD kicks off this weekend and is sure to be a wonderfully diverse showcase of some of the best music the world has to offer.
WOMAD festivals are family-oriented, diverse and active musical events; sometimes offering as many as seven stages within a festival site. Since the first festival in the UK in 1982, WOMAD has held more than 160 festivals, creating events in twenty-seven countries and islands all over the world, including: Abu Dhabi, Australia, Austria, Canada, Denmark, England, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Japan, New Zealand, Portugal, Sardinia, Sicily, Singapore, South Africa, Spain, Turkey, UK, and the United States of America.
Renowned for their viral hit 'Big Aroha', Taranaki band TheSlacks have been selected to play at this hometown event this year as well as Parpin' pair Hopetoun Brown, on the cusp pf their new album release.
Click here for the WOMAD 2018 Stage Schedule.