Music – Bands

This year's line up of energetic artists bring a family-friendly fun party atmosphere to A Taste of Matarangi for another fabulous day of food, wine and music by the beach.

The MonroesThe Monroes

The Monroes

Truly international experience combined with band chemistry bring you one of the most exciting entertainment experiences in New Zealand right now.

More than just a covers band, The Monroes deliver a live band experience that will leave you wanting more!

Daughters of AllyDaughters of Ally

Daughters of Ally

Two sisters who are an absolutely amazing vocal duo to watch live, they take massive risks and provide their audience with a show that has to be seen to be believed.

They will blow you out of your seat with their massive powerhouse vocals, crazy harmonies and silly on stage antics together.

 Performing Artist Performing Artist

Wilde Taylor

Wilde Taylor consists of vocalist and multi instrumentalist, Jesse Wilde, and guitarist, Ed Taylor. The Auckland acoustic duo perform their own exciting brand of original and non-original ‘Americana’ music.

Expect an amalgamation of folk, blues, and country styles from across USA like Bob Dylan, The Eagles, Tom Petty, and John Mellencamp.

 Performing Artist Performing Artist

The Mercury Bay School Band

Gemma Louden and Mitchell Power are an acoustic duo with an extensive repertoire of songs covering a variety of genres ranging from acoustic to rock with an assortment of original material. They have played a range of gigs from carnivals to busking and recently featured at Coromandel Oyster Feast. Some of their influences include Seafret, Tom Odell, Red Hot Chilli Peppers, AC/DC, Eric Clapton and Jimi Hendrix.

Past Events

A Taste of Matarangi 2013-2017
A Taste of Matarangi Musician
A Taste of Matarangi Festival Goers
A Taste of Matarangi Musician
A Taste of Matarangi Festival Goers
A Taste of Matarangi Musician
A Taste of Matarangi Festival Goers

April 2018

See you there!

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Join us to celebrate the sixth Taste of Matarangi festival on the 7th of April 2018.



Many thanks to our wonderful sponsors! Without the help of our sponsors, this event would not happen. The following businesses are sponsoring the 2018 event and we are thankful for their support.
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