NYD:2011 – Sat 1st January @ Sandbar, Waiheke Island

Beats People Movement* is proud to bring you a New Years Day celebration of epic proportions. Featuring some of NZ’s best dancefloor and bass music specialists – many playing on Waiheke for the first time. We have kept the cover price low and the drinks cheap and with a nice early start time you can soak up the last of the new day sun before settling in to what will be a NYD experience.

Vital Info:

Cover Charge: $5 All Night

Drink Specials: $5 Mac’s Pints All Night

Closing Time: 1am

Last Ferry Leaves: 12.30am

MAYA & VANYA

NEXT GENERATION DJ AWARD 2010

RHYTHM & VINES | HIGHLIFE NYE | CHAGA ON GEORGE FM

Winners of the Next Generation DJ award in 2010 these Croatian-born sisters have toured extensively around NZ, Australia, Europe and The US, taking in festivals including Rhythm & Vines in NZ and Creamfields in the UK. While attending the World Music Conference in Miami they played parties for the likes of DJ Mag, Beatport and Mad Decent. MayaVanya are currently holding down residencies at Sale Street, Chapel Bar and Cassette Number Nine in Auckland and they will be coming to Sandbar direct from playing sets at the Rhythm & Vines and Highlife NYE 2010 festivals.

“Whenever and wherever we’re on stage with the Swedish House Mafia, our first priority is always to create that hands-in-the-air vibe that simply screams party. Hearing these ladies DJ, that’s just what I felt.” – Sebastian Ingrosso, Swedish House Mafia

JASON HOWSON

NZ’S NUMBER ONE DUBSTEP DJ (HIGHLIFE MAGAZINE, 2009)

RHYTHM & VINES | BEAT MERCHANTS | SILK CUTS ON GEORGE FM

Howson has created a legacy of events & releases which helped pioneer Dubstep in Aotearoa., his sets are unique, trend setting and crammed with new music. He will be coming to Sandbar direct from a set on the George Fm presents stage at Rhythm & Vines 2010.

EXCELLE

EX-D | RADIOACTIVE FM | WELLINGTON

With sets that span everything from cutting edge Dubstep through to UK funky, bass heavy House and beyond, Excelle is a lady with her finger on the pulse of what is fresh no matter what genre, and you can expect quality whatever way she chooses to take her set.

DAPHT ONE

BEATS PEOPLE MOVEMENT* | DUBSTEP ALLIANCE

Better known as a host MC, Dapht One has an extensive vinyl collection and has played at the Phat 10 festival and held residencies at Cassette Number Nine and Juice Bar throughout 2010. Expect to hear the deeper and dubbier sounds of Dubstep as well as the more danceable 130 bpm beats coming out of the UK.

LOWQUID

THE DUB CONULTANTS ON K FM

Lowquid specialises in playing a variety of bass music sounds and its this approach that has seen him support a load of international Dubstep acts such as Samiyam, Silkie, Kode9, Cotti, Jakes, LD, Antiserum and Harmonic 313 as well as being frequent guest at the long running Wheel parties.