NYE20 - The Other Side Announces The Final Line-Up

Over 30 artists performing over 2 nights

Roger Bowie

NYE20 - The Other Side are thrilled to announce the full line-up of top-tier New Zealand artists set to ring in 2021, in the beautiful Coromandel this summer. Joining headliners L.A.B and Shapeshifter over two celebratory nights, are some of the most sizzling NZ talents on offer across a multitude of genres - guaranteed to ignite a firecracker start to the New Year!

A blisteringly good selection of bands, DJ’s and MC’s will be there with you and your bestie mates, to collectively shake off all the turmoil of a chaotic year. Aural and visual delights on offer include the eclectic electronic hip hop of Chaii, the powerhouse talent that is Avantdale Bowling Club, the mind-blowingly dynamic JessB, the hard-hitting electro-experimentalism of Montell2099, hot new drum n bass duo Lee Mvtthews and classic festival favourites Concord Dawn and State of Mind. The original skool soul and funk of Sunshine Sound System, the urban hip hop poetry of Melodownz, the smooth stylings of David Dallas, first-class DJ’s Aroha, P-Money, General Lee, Sin, Dick Johnson and Chiccoreli, the renowned MC talents of the uber crowd-pleasing Tali, Tiki Taane and many more! 

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By announcing this completely local line-up, New Year’s Eve revellers can be assured that they will be partying with the artists they have bought tickets to see. “I’m really happy that any issues around the state of our borders opening or not, is of no consequence to the stability of our festival line-up. We are able to offer some sense of security that you will see the bands you have purchased your ticket to see”, says promoter Clayton Spence.

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Limited Early-bird tickets are still available but only until 5pm Wednesday 29th July when tickets roll onto full price, so get in quick! Also from Wednesday, and in recognition for those that may need the option, you will be able to pay for your tickets via layby, by making a number of smaller payments over the next few months – just talk to the friendly ticketing team at NYE20 - THE OTHER SIDE for more information.


Written By: Roger Bowie Roger Bowie has been collecting music since 1964, starting with 45 rpm singles, and then building an LP and CD collection from 1970. 1.8 per week since then. Not a vast collection, but eclectic and occasionally obscure. Roger is a big Americana fan, and regularly attends AmericanaFest in Nashville, held every September. Also, he once played golf with Alice Cooper...