Tahuna Breaks are set to celebrate their 10 year anniversary with a one off Auckland Show at one of New Zealands most iconic venues: Powerstation. With special guests Midnight Gallery
This September the band will revisit their back catalogue and perform a longer set to accommodate a selection of songs from all three of their albums: Reflections, Black Brown and White and Shadow-light, as well as new single ‘Hold You’.
To help celebrate the occasion the band will be recording a live album on the night and performing with an expanded line up including full horn section and backing singers with support from Midnight Gallery.
This will be the bands only Auckland show this summer before they return to the studio to record their upcoming 4th album.
Off the back of a sold out reunion tour with Jurassic 5 this year, Rhythm Group Entertainment are excited to be bringing back founding member CHALI 2NA and his all star band the HOUSE OF VIBE ALL STARS at Powerstation, Friday 19th Sep.
From his days growing up on the hard streets of Chicago’s south side; to his subsequent explosion onto Los Angeles’ burgeoning hip-hop scene; to his tenure as MC for seminal hip-hop group Jurassic 5, and his front-man duties for Grammy-Award winners, Ozomatli, CHALI 2NA epitomizes the portrait of the multi talented 21st century artist.
2014 has been a busy year for CHALI 2NA. His solo performances support a string of EPs. Released in December last year, his EP ‘Against The Current’ was the first in a series of five, followed by ‘Manphibian Music’ released this year. Breathing new life into his musical past, the projects sound is heavily influenced buy his history, including the music he grew up on and the hip hop he’s produced combined with his love for performing live.
With his distinctive and legendary baritone voice CHALI 2NA has harvested praise as a charismatic personality of hip-hop and a highly respected artist.
The House of Vibe All Stars will be sharing the stage with Chali 2na this Friday night! The band features drummer Phillip ‘Fish’ Fisher, founding member of FISHBONE and also the drummer for Justin Timberlake. On the keys is Anthony ‘Brew’ Brewster, founding member of The Untouchables. Anthony has also played live shows with Talib Kweli and De La Soul. Bad ass funk man Corey Cofield is on the bass!