Written by on October 11, 2016


29, 30, 31 December 2016
Worsfold Farm, Mangawhai


“We look forward to welcoming everyone to Worsfolds’ Farm to enjoy their favourite artists, discover new ones and keep building the positive legacy of Northern Bass

Now opening 29th-31st December, Northern Bass is three days and nights of celebration, music and experience in a uniquely New Zealand summer setting.

“We’ve gathered a well-rounded, diverse line up this year, all with the excellent quality that Northern Bass artists are known for; from international legends making their first Northern Bass appearance through to the local heroes” – Festival director Gareth Popham

, is proud to announce the second phase of artists that will take to the Northern Bass stages in Mangawhai this Summer:

Bad Company UK – Goldie vs dBridge – Krept & Konan  

Souls of Mischief – Akil the MC – Bailey Wiley – Che Fu 

Chiccoreli + MC Tali -Concord Dawn

Cut Chemist – Died in 69 – Eavesdrop – Ekali 

Electric Wire Hustle – Haan808

Icicle Live – Maala – Newham Generals – Novelist – Om Unit – Onra –

Sacha Vee – Safire – Scribe & P-Money – SpectraSoul – Spikey Tee – SP:MC –

Team Dynamite – Totems – TwoFace


Joining the already announced:

Chase & Status + MC Rage (DJ Set)

Dub FX – Hudson Mohawke – JME

Lunice – Noisia – The Upbeats

Calyx & Teebee – Cern – Dom & Roland

Dylan C – EPROM – Ivy Lab B2B Alix Perez

Krafty Kuts – Montell2099 – Pacific Heights

Pitch Black – Spycc & INF – Tokimonsta

Tom Francis – Truth – Villette

Yoko-Zuna & Third3ye


With more still to come…

The previous two festivals sold out and the 16/17 edition is on track to do the same.

Tickets are currently on sale for $249 for the full three days with glamping packages and VIP options available. Public transport info, carpool options and additional travel information is available at

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