Grassroots Festival

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Country and Region New ZealandAuckland
Type of Festival Music
Location of Festival Manukau, Auckland, New Zealand
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Festival Description

The blues and roots festival takes place for the first time in 2011 and features an outstanding lineup of international artists. The festival venue is the beautiful Puhinui Reserve in Manukau, a peninsula off the Auckland mainland.

Festival Dates April 23 - 24, 2011
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Festival Events:

Lineup 2011:
  • BB King
  • Grace Jones
  • Ben Harper and Relentless7
  • Elvis Costello and The Imposters
  • Rodrigo y Gabriella
  • Eric Bibb
  • Ruthie Foster
  • Eugene Hideaway Bridges
  • Don McGlashan
  • Sola Rosa
  • Cairo Knife Fight
  • Ticket
  • Paul Ubana Jones
  • Julia Deans
  • The Thomas Oliver Band
  • Sona Laing
  • Caitin Smith
  • Riverhead Slide
  • Imogen Heap
  • Doug Jererime & Billy TK SNR
  • The Bads
  • Tony Joe White
  • Felice Brothers
  • Hammond Gamble
  • The Warratahs
  • Heart Attack Alley
  • Lulo Reinhart
  • Darcy Perry
  • Flip Grather


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  • Big names at festival (Times Online, January 21, 2011)


Practical Info:

  • Puhinui Reserve
    108 Price Road
    Manukau 2025, Auckland
    New Zealand


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