Auckland Live is celebrating 45 years of the Auckland Folk Festival, right here in Aotea Square. On the main stage there will be performances by some of New Zealand’s finest folk musicians including Flip Grater, Fables, and Reb Fountain. During the week, Aotea Square will be home to New Zealand’s smallest music venue, Tiny Town, with surprise performances waiting inside!
Monday 22 Jan, 12.30pm – 1.15pm
Always on the road, indie-folk duo The Bollands have been singing their infectious foot-stomping folk songs around the globe for over four years.
Monday 22 Jan, 7pm – 8pm
This musical ensemble from the outskirts of Auckland produces a gentle and heartfelt indie-folk sound which can warm even the coldest of hearts.
Tuesday 23 Jan, 12.30pm – 1.15pm
Singer/songwriter, Mahoney Harris writes intimate, wistful but hopeful tunes. Her voice has been described as 'honest, charming and beguiling’.
Tuesday 23 Jan, 7pm – 8pm
Author and musician Flip Grater has been considered one of the leading voices in the New Zealand indie and dark-folk music scene for over a decade.