Headlining the event with the midnight New Years Eve set will be head of Ram Records and widely regarded world # 1 drum n bass dj – Andy C – bringing, his latest signing with him – breakout Drum n Bass artist, Wilkinson. Manchester producer Dub Phizix with MC Strategy have also been confirmed along with NZ DnB heavyweights Concord Dawn, State of Mind and The Upbeats.
For the dubsteppers – genre heavyweights Mala and Coki will be performing as Digital Mysticz as well as UK producer/DJ’s Silkie and Quest and the return of Chestplate records honcho Distance. On a local tip Jason Howson ad Duddy Ranks
And then, representing hip hop, this year – Queens NYC crew The Beatnuts have been confirmed as well as UK’s amazing remixers The Nextmen; and from Aotearoa – Supervillan RMC, Dylan C and Eddie Numbers.
But wait, there’s more – hot on the heels of his sellout New Zealand Tour and transcending all of the genres at Northern Bass will be DubFX performing with collaborator and fiance Flowerfairy.
That lineup again…
Andy C, Dub FX w/Flower Fairy, Digital Mystikz (Mala and Coki), The Beatnuts, Distance, Black Sun Empire, Silkie, The Nextmen, Dub Phizix w/Strategy, Wilkinson, Quest, The Upbeats, State of Mind, Concord Dawn, Jason Howson, Super Villains RMC, Dutty Ranks, Dylan C, Soulware, Eddie Numbers, Organkismness, Bugsy, BLine, Hollow Crooks + more acts to be announced over the next two months.
PLUS – The new venue for the festival has been confirmed as Worsfold Farm in Mangawhai – nestled in the hills of Northland countryside fresh water swimming lagoon, ample camping space, and promises of an expanded range of food and refreshments from last years event.
30-31 DECEMBER 2012
Worsfolds Farm, Mangawhai
Early Bird Tickets on sale now from www.iticket.co.nz, Real Groovy Records, Conch Records, Rebel Surf Whangarei & Mega Surf Whangarei
Until the end of August any ticket purchased will come with a free camping pass.