Headlining The Bay Island Jazz & Blues Festival in New Zealand - Aug. 9th-11th.


Well it’s been quite a busy few months. So far the biggest news is that I am now booked at the Bay Island Blues Festival in New Zealand August of 2019. Sit back and enjoy three days of live music from top jazz and blues musicians from all over New Zealand, Australia, Japan and the US. Headline acts this year include James Southwell and Dezzie D and the Stingrayz from Australia, Steve Arvey from Florida and Elijah Echeveste from Texas. Crowd favourites Chihiro Yamazaki + ROUTE14 Band from Japan and Brilleaux and Kokomo, both from Tauranga, are back this year. There is a huge variety of acts - you will be sure to make some exciting discoveries. Grab some friends and head to the Bay of Islands for an awesome weekend of live music at our seven venues in Paihia, Russell and Waitangi. The headquarters for the festival is at the Scenic Hotel, 58 Seaview Road, Paihia. Tickets available online at:



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