The talented bands we have attending Taste Whanganui!
Niko Ne Zna Niko Ne Zna are a high-octane musical extravaganza filled with wildly infectious rhythms and hypnotic melodies. Even the most rhythmically challenged move and groove when this band starts playing their captivating original music, alongside their beloved tunes from the Romanic-soaked Balkan States.
Reset Reset has been together in its current form for 2 years ...Dan Waho, lead vocals and Sax, spent a few years with Ardijah traveling to many places overseas Fred Loveridge , guitar, vocals, Charlie Peina, Guitar, vocals, Maynard Mason, bass, Brent Holt, keyboards, vocals and Mark Wilkinson on drums completes the lineup. The band mainly play covers, as that is what is required at the many shows that they play, however, the band is more than capable of writing their own material, as can be seen on YouTube. They have played as far north as Auckland and as far south as Queenstown and a lot of places in between.
60 Beat 60 Beat is a band with a difference, combining rock n' roll classics from the 60's and early 70's with a modern approach. Covering artists such as The Beatles, Credence Clearwater Revival, T-Rex, Nancy Sinatra, Steelers Wheel, The Monkeys. Joe Cocker, The Rolling Stones, Stevie Wonder, Daddy Cool, Sam Cook, Stevie Nicks & Tom Petty... the list goes on, just like the (60) Beat!
Those Guys Situated in Whanganui, Those Guys are no strangers to the local North Island scene. With all members having played in numerous original & cover bands, Those Guys have taken their years of experience and have funneled it into a high energy set of fan favourites. Boasting magnificent guitar playing, soaring vocals and an unbreakable rhythm section, Those Guys will have you dancing the day away!
The Noodles Wellington based super covers band The Noodles Wellington are ready to entertain you with their large repertoire, guaranteed to get you in the mood to party. The Noodles, a 3 piece band. Guitar, Bass and Drums will perform the most popular classic rock to contemporary music from the 60’s to today. Not one to be missed, The Noodles will delight your senses and have you wanting more!
The Replicants If you have been lucky enough to catch The Replicants live before, you know exactly the type of fun and great music they provide. Based in Whanganui, The Replicants have played all over the North Island and left people begging for more at each stop. The Replicants boast an amazing set of crowd favourite tunes, so don't miss out on seeing them live at Taste Whanganui!