Wednesday, March 11, 2020

Blue River Baby play 'Big Lil Summer Blowout' Festival Friday 13 March at San Fran

New to Wellington 'Big Lil Summer Blowout' - is a magical underground inner city summer fest, it's all about coming together to party and stretch out the last Rays of Summer, with some of Wellington’s favourite bands, plus hot out of town talent,bringing good vibes and great music with sweet drinks deals on the night.

Featuring Matiu Te Huki Musician, Sam V with (EDY & Hiiata) , plus Wellington's Blue River Baby & King Oyster!

Homegrown 8 piece-funkmeisters, Blue River Bay, are just one of the acts on the Blowout Stage this coming weekend. The CoffeeBar Kid had a bit of a chat to Cam, from the band.





Blue River Baby ‘BRB’ are a New Zealand 8 piece funk dub psychedelic rock band flowing from the misty mountains of Wellington's hills and magical valleys, formed in 2016 their name stands to remind us of a time when our rivers once ran clean and clear.

You’ll love the bands high energy, powerhouse grooves and slow burners with lead singer Ivy Padilla’s killer vocals. BRB bring with them horns from Southside of Bombay, a bold rhythm section and tasty yet deadly musicians who play with many of Wellingtons favourite bands.

Destined for the big festival stages of NZ and beyond the majority of BRB are former or current students of Whitereia, NZSM and Massey music schools. 2019 was a standout year for BRB who played to 20,000 on NYE, then released a self-titled Debut album which hit #1 on the NZ Indie (IMNZ) Top 20 Album Chart and #8 on the Official NZ Music Album chart, gaining three weeks in both charts and received a bunch of radio play around NZ. BRB’s single Walk of Shame’ Hit #20 on the UK iTunes Blues Chart, and at home their singles ‘Blue River Baby’ reached #1 & ‘Blackyard Town’ hit #7 on the NZ iTunes charts.

Big lil' Summer Blow Out Festival at SAN FRAN - 171 Cuba Street - Friday 13th March $10 Students / Unwaged $15 Early bird $20 On the door Hot Summer drinks specials on the night

For all the bands, tickets and prices go to : https://www.eventfinda.co.nz/2020/big-lil-summer-blowout-2020/wellington

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