International artists for 2018

Joni Harms

"I personally can't live without Western music" says Joni Harms.

Kiwi Showcase for 2018

Marian Burns

Fiddling her way across the world at 100 miles an hour, from the top of the Eiffel Tower to....

Dennis Marsh

From humble beginnings, being born on the back porch of his grandparent's house in Te Kuiti...

Brendan Dugan

Brendan first hit the public eye as a young teenager when he appeared on TVs New Faces on 1968...

Kylie Austin

Kylie is a member of the Eastern Districts Country Music Club in Auckland and has been performing for about 15 years.

Trevor Stevens

People often ask me how I got started singing, and in particular why it took me so long...

John de Burgh

John's music roots come from his family's interest and following of Country Music...

Craig Adams

Craig's music is country... but it rocks. His high energy performances are now a trade mark.

Joy Adams

Joy has travelled extensively throughout N.Z, Australia, USA and Europe over the past few years promoting herself and her music.

Molly G. Paige

Molly is 13 years old and lives in Cambridge on New Zealand's oldest horse stud, Trelawney Stud.

Haley Cole

Haley Cole is 15 and has been involved in the country music scene for 8 years....

NZCMA - Entertainer of the Year 2017

The winner of the Senior Section the the NZCMA's Entertainer of the year Awards for 2017.....

Monty Gibbins

Monty is a well traveled country music artist and at a young age started playing in bands...

Branded

Branded is a relatively new band comprising of mainly four men who are driven by their passion for country music.

Carylann Martin

2015 Gold Guitar winner Carylann Martin has had an amazing year. Her CD 'Lonestar' has been ...

Invited Guest Artists 2018

Legal Tender

The 'Legal Tender Duo' of Ian Campbell and Moira Howard have been performing...

Gail Russell

Gail was born in New Plymouth and in the fifties was brought up on a small sheep and dairy farm...

Keith Herbert

As a Kid I first learnt the guitar at about 11 years of age ...

Jenni Smith

Jenni Smith is sixteen years old and lives in Waiuku which is on the west coast of the North Island.

Nancy Muller

Music became a serious factor much later in Nancy's life when she moved to Taranaki...

Debz Standen

Originally from Auckland, Deb’z interest in music started at the tender age of 7. By early teen years she ...

Jackson Austin

Jackson is 12 years old and has been on stage since he could walk...

SpellBound

Spellbound is a country music duo made up of Jan MacPherson and Leeanne Dunn. ...

Sharon Miller

Sharon is a singer/songwriter and has been singing since she was 7yrs old....

International artists for 2017

Justin Standley

Justin is an Australian country music singer-songwriter and entertainer and was a Top 12 Finalist on the Australian X Factor.

Beth Williams

Beth is blessed with a beautiful singing voice that has the dynamics to go from a whisper to the full power of cathedral bells.

Kiwi artists for 2017

Molly G. Paige

Molly G is 14 years old and lives in Cambridge NZ - Molly is ....

Rimutaka Trail Band

The Rimutaka Trail Band hail from Featherston

Annette and Kim

Annette Hawkins and Kim Copedo, two of New Zealand Country Music's outstanding solo artists, have now combined their talents.

Kylie Austin

Kylie is a member of the Eastern Districts Country Music Club in Auckland and has been performing for about 15 years.

Craig Adams

Craig's music is country... but it rocks. His high energy performances are now a trade mark.

Joy Adams

Joy has travelled extensively throughout N.Z, Australia, USA and Europe over the past few years promoting herself and her music.

Legal Tender

The 'Legal Tender Duo' of Ian Campbell and Moira Howard have been performing...

The Toner Sisters

The Toner Sisters were raised on Country Music performing with mum and dad as The Toner Family.

Jenni Smith

Jenni Smith is sixteen years old and lives in Waiuku which is on the west coast of the North Island.

Branded

Branded is a relatively new band comprising of mainly four men who are driven by their passion for country music.

Sean Pawson

My love of music started at a young age as I always use to sing along to Mum and Dad's music collections...

Carylann Martin

2015 Gold Guitar winner Carylann Martin has had an amazing year. Her CD 'Lonestar' has been ...

Peter Frew

I have enjoyed country music all my life singing here and there...

Phaidra

I have been singing and been brought up around music since I was a child

Shamika Hoeta

I love all kinds of Music, but only just started singing on stage in September 2016.

International artists for 2016

Justin Standley

Justin is an Australian country music singer-songwriter and entertainer and was a Top 12 Finalist on the Australian X Factor.

Allan Webster

I suppose it all began when I was about four years old. I used to sit beside my mother and sing perfect harmonies...

Kiwi artists for 2016

Annette and Kim

Annette Hawkins and Kim Copedo, two of New Zealand Country Music's outstanding solo artists, have now combined their talents.

Kylie Austin

Kylie is a member of the Eastern Districts Country Music Club in Auckland and has been performing for about 15 years.

Craig Adams

Craig's music is country... but it rocks. His high energy performances are now a trade mark.

Joy Adams

Joy has travelled extensively throughout N.Z, Australia, USA and Europe over the past few years promoting herself and her music.

Legal Tender

The 'Legal Tender Duo' of Ian Campbell and Moira Howard-Campbell have been performing...

Peter Jackson and Keith Herbert

Peter and Keith will be appearing together at the festival this year.

Reg McTaggart

Reg is well known throughout New Zealand in the Country Music Scene...

Richard Aslett

Richard Aslett is a musical and visual artist, runing the Yellow Church Gallery...

Carylann Martin

2015 Gold Guitar winner Carylann Martin has had an amazing year. Her CD 'Lonestar' has been ...

Dennis Marsh

From humble beginnings, being born on the back porch of his grandparent's house in Te Kuiti...

Mae Valley

Chances are you were lucky enough to be present at the inception of burgeoning country duo Mae Valley...

Brendan Dugan

Brendan first hit the public eye as a young teenager when he appeared on TVs New Faces on 1968...

Peter Jackson

Using a chord melody style, Peter Jackson has been playing banjo off and on for almost 40 years...

Roberta Campbell

I loved singing from early childhood at school socials, kapahaka, family gatherings, birthdays, weddings etc...

 

International artists for 2015

Jason Bradley

Since he showed up in the country music world, Jason Bradley is quickly heading for the top.

Allan Webster

I suppose it all began when I was about four years old. I used to sit beside my mother and sing perfect harmonies...

Kiwi artists for 2015

Roger Tibbs

My earliest recollections of music of any description are probably of my Mum and Dad singing old traditional country songs...

Kylie Austin

Kylie is a member of the Eastern Districts Country Music Club in Auckland and has been performing for about 15 years.

Joy Adams

Joy has travelled extensively throughout N.Z, Australia, USA and Europe over the past few years promoting herself and her music.

Abby

Abby Christodoulou is an 18 year old from New Plymouth. She is a completely self-taught musician...

Annette and Kim

Annette Hawkins and Kim Copedo, two of New Zealand Country Music's outstanding solo artists, have now combined their talents.

Trevor Stevens

People often ask me how I got started singing, and in particular why it took me so long...

Peter Jackson and Keith Herbert

Peter and Keith will be appearing together at the festival this year.

Tori Tuau

Tori Tuau has been singing country music from the age of 6. She is an original member of the Rainbow Ranch Girls who...

Dennis Marsh

From humble beginnings, being born on the back porch of his grandparent's house in Te Kuiti...

John De Burgh

John's music roots come from his family's interest and following of Country Music...

Nancy Muller

Music became a serious factor much later in Nancy's life when she moved to Taranaki...

Reg McTaggart

Reg is well known throughout New Zealand in the Country Music Scene...

Joy Sloane

Joy Sloane is from Wellington but currently living at Waitarere Beach in the Horowhenua.

Jocelyn Kilpatrick

Lennie and I started to make a CD but did not get it finished before he passed away...

Jackson Austin

Jackson is 9 years old and has been on stage since he could walk...

Legal Tender

The 'Legal Tender Duo' of Ian Campbell and Moira Howard-Campbell have been performing...

Rockston Parker

My name is Rockston Parker. I am 9 years old. I sing around the house all the time...

Lynda Innes

I come from a family of entertainers. My mum has been singing since...

Gail Russell

Gail was born in New Plymouth and in the fifties was brought up on a small sheep and dairy farm...

Pheonix

Pheonix is a home grown band that will be playing at the festival this year.

Shotgun

Shotgun the band was formed in 2002, drawing from members of the Napier City Country Music Club.