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More music coming your way

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More music coming your way

Splore 2012 releases even more music! This summer over 40 international and Kiwi acts will descend on Splore’s shores to mix it up at a festival that is like no other.

Coming your way this summer is:

Africa Hitech


Al Majik


@ Peace

Barons of Tang


Cuban Brothers


DJ Amato

DJ Qbert

DJ Sticky Buds


Dylan C

Earl Gateshead

Erykah Badu




Gappy Ranks


Hudson Mohawke



J Star

Jason Eli

K + Lab

King Kapisi


Lord Echo and His Melodies


Mo’ Horizon

Optimus Gryme

Regrooved Sound System

Scratch 22

Shortee Blitz


Soul II Soul

Stinky Jim

The Nudge

The Yoots


Weird Together

Splore’s amazing setting and unique vibe makes it an unmissable festival event.

About Splore

Splore is like no other New Zealand festival with an expansive multi-arts programme that is now firmly planted on the international entertainment circuit. As well as music performances Splore 2012 will include a curated visual arts programme, an eclectic line up of performing arts, a family zone with a full programme and plenty of engaging projects that will delight and surprise the audience. Additionally, delicious food vendors, market stalls and fully licensed bars are also set up on site for audience convenience.

Staged at the stunning Tapapakanga Regional Park, the beach front location is sublime and is designed for the audience to camp in many forms on site for a fully immersive three days. Camping is included in the ticket price, unless you choose to upgrade to a reserved camping spot or campervan, or want a taste of glamorous camping (known as Glamping) for an additional price.

Experience Splore - 17-19 February 2012, Tapapakanga Regional Park, one hour south east of Auckland city.

Tickets can be purchased from
with a time payment option also available.

Video Clips:

Erykah Badu

Gappy Ranks


Mo’ Horizon

Read music bios on

Splore TV

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