NRG RISING - Aotearoa’s premier female trio and band making waves throughout New Zealand and now building an international profile. Their fun and conscious world music with a R & B sound and feel developed from a reggae foundation, is supported by a show, sound and feel that will leave you deeply inspired. Music that showcases soulful vocals & soothing harmonies, and a fun energy packed onstage performance.
Based in Hamilton, New Zealand, NRG Rising was founded by Benita Tahuri, her two daughters, Anahera-Pono Tahuri-Whakatope and Honey Tahuri-Whakatope (proudly from the town of Wairoa on the East Coast of New Zealand’s North Island, and descended from the indigenous tribes of Ngāti Kahungunu and Tūhoe), and Benita’s partner Bevin Hira (from Hamilton, and the tribes of Ngāti Haua and Ngāti Whātua).
I CONSCIOUS - Born in Riverside, CA with the opportunity to live on Oahu, Hawaii for 8 years. Now based in the ancient Pueblo of Zuni, New Mexico. I CONSCIOUS is ready to deliver roots music to the massive! With performances in Arizona, Colorado, New Mexico, Florida, California, Hawaii, Texas and Minnesota. I CONSCIOUS has performed alongside the most respected names in the music industry: HR of Bad Brains, George Lynch of Dokken/Lynch Mob, The Toasters from the UK, Half Pint, Tribal Seeds, Iration, Mystic Roots, Natural Vibrations, Junior Reid of Black Uhuru, New Kingston, Warrior King, Michigan & Smiley, The Itals, Perfect Giddimani, Messenjah Selah, Casper & The Mighty 602 Band.
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