THIS A LIVE MUSICAL EVENT AT “THE MUSIC LOUNGE”.642 Pittwater Rd, Brookvale NSW 2100
Bookings Essential…Doors open at 7pm … show starts at 8pm..
This conscious multi-instrumentalist is one of the most unique artists in Australia right now. Dubbed ‘The Rhythm King’ AKoVA brings an inspiring vibe wherever he performs. This eclectic artist utilizes vocals, guitars, ukulele, Cajon, djembe, ankle bells and an assortment of other percussive instruments. Enthralling audiences as he plays most at once. His signature blend of alternative rhythmic roots comes from a life of music. With tribal drumming, driving rhythms and lyrics that make you glad to be alive. This formidable artist’s quirky nature is enticing, an experience for the eyes, feet ‘n’ soul.“AKoVA’s welcoming vibe has a worthy place at summery festival gatherings universally. He’s a natural showman. Any act to get people dancing like no-ones watching is always welcome in this crazy world.” Forte Magazine“This guy is sic!” Ash Grunwald AKoVA has been recognised for his song-writing talent by MusicOz, finalist in 2012 and 2013 and Unsigned Only song-writing finalist. Whilst touring his last Cd, Earth Recruit nationally AKoVA has shared the stage with Ash Grunwald and the boys from The Living End, Dustin Thomas, Kingtide, Fyre Walk, Tijuana Cartel, Afro Moses, The Gin Club and Dubmarine. With extensive national community radio support AKoVA has stepped it up with his new CD, This Is Me
A soulful balladeer with a voice of pure honey that soars to the highest heights and touches you deep within. Think of artists like Chris Isaak and Jeff Buckley and then add a large pinch of soul. His credits include supports for high profile artists Leonard Cohen and Michael Buble at the Acer Arena and VIP Entertainment for Powderfinger’s concerts at the Sydney Entertainment Centre as well as Deisel, Iota and Jenny Morris. He has played the city’s premier venues including The Vanguard, The Basement, The Victoria Room, The Piano Room, The Supper Club, The Beach Road Hotel, The Arthouse Hotel, The Heritage Hotel and The Bucket Room (Bondi) as well as holding residence at fine dining establishments Tony Bilson’s Number One Wine Bar and Bistro, Liquidity (Balmain) and Manly’s Artichoke Café. Don’t miss this one.
Angharad Drake grew up on Sunshine Coast and blends a mixture of folk storytelling, lullaby melodies and atmospheric harmonies. She is influenced by the stylings of Feist, Laura Marling and Bon Iver, and began to develop her own individual style during her university years and recorded a self titled debut EP in 2010. Since then she has completed two more self produced EP’s (2013’s Lay Down, and 2014’s Swing), all in preparation for her debut full length album, Sword. She is currently on tour following the release of her single ‘Baby’ and will be a welcome addition to the Acoustic Picnic.
$20 per person (children under 16 are $10)