The Lab stage has moved to a new spot on the Waterfront to provide a lot more room and open up viewing over the lagoon side. We've gone hundy on the lineup with Homebrew ft Razia Biza, Kings, Ladi6 and Savage to name a few...it's guaranteed to be gold.

FULL LINE-UP 2018

                       David Dallas

                       David Dallas

David Dallas has sold out shows across NZ, Australia and the USA, released three chart-topping albums, opened for Eminem's NZ Rapture Tour and received a long list of accolades. With his Platinum status single 'Running' having a whopping 3.8 million views on You Tube, he now brings the new album 'Hood Country Club' rolling in rave reviews. Pulling from sonic influences as broad as UK 2-step and Trip-hop to straight up samples over dusty drums, an artist that continues to push the boundaries. Listen: Fit In

                          Savage

                          Savage

With an appetite for success bigger than Godzilla, Savage is our most successful hip hop pioneer (selling more that 2 million records) and is now breaking all the dance music rules. The voice behind the 4 times platinum selling dance record 'Swing' with Joel Fletcher and viral radio smash hit 'Freaks' with Timmy Trumpet (70+ millions views!) Savage is the big man with the big voice and even bigger talent. 2017 sees the collaboration with Kronic and Far East Movement on their single 'Push

                             Kings

                             Kings

When Kings launched himself onto the NZ music scene it was with a BOOM! His 1st official release 'Promise to you' a collaboration with General Lee was chosen to be on the Ministry of Sound SessioNZ 2013. Having picked up 2 major label deals with Warner Music NZ and Ministry of Sound Australia, along with the single 'Don't you worry about it' that went Gold and spent over 8 weeks as the No 1 NZ song in the country. Check out Kings remix of Nicklebacks 'Photograph'

                             Sachi

                             Sachi

Zane Lowe premiered Sachi's single 'South Central' feat. Duckworth worldwide on Beats1 Apple Music. It went to #1 on Jamz SupaNova chart on BBC radio 1Xtra and #1 on the iTunes electronic charts. This electronic duo have been raising roofs and running with them since the release of their EP 'Lunch with Bianca'. After their successful debut at Homegrown last time, the boys have swapped stages and will now be hitting it large on the Lab stage. Watch 'Hold on'

                        Stan Walker

                        Stan Walker

When Stan Walker took to the stage at Homegrown 2016 his performance shook the foundations and he could be felt all over the Wellington Waterfront and the people came running to find him! He jumped up on stage unannounced at the last Homegrown to perform his brand new single and the crowd went off! Watch the video to his song New Takeover and you will understand why. 

                             Kings

                             Kings

When Kings launched himself onto the NZ music scene it was with a BOOM! His 1st official release 'Promise to you' a collaboration with General Lee was chosen to be on the Ministry of Sound SessioNZ 2013. Having picked up 2 major label deals with Warner Music NZ and Ministry of Sound Australia, along with the single 'Don't you worry about it' that went Gold and spent over 8 weeks as the No 1 NZ song in the country. Check out Kings remix of Nicklebacks 'Photograph'  

                           Nomad

                           Nomad

Nomad's been running up the charts of success over the last year. Their catchier than catchy single 'Oh My My' is a huge hit on iTunes, Spotify and all over the airwaves. The now 5 piece band from Christchurch are sure to entertain you, get ya up moving and singing til ya can't sing no more! Watch the official music video for 'Oh My My'     

                         Openside

                         Openside

Openside Where to begin? This infections pop-rock 4 piece are winning a ton of fans. Opening for Twenty One Pilots and Ladyhawke, picking up a bunch of attention from their catchy single 'Branches,' causing a stir online with their incredible covers of Taylor Swifts 'Style' and Major Lazers 'Lean on'. Openside's single 'Letting It Out' was mastered in New York by Joe La Porta (Imagine Dragons, Foo Fighters). Watch 'Letting It Out'  

                     Clint Roberts

                     Clint Roberts

Clint Roberts, he was the Clint part of the Edge's drive time "Guy, Sharyn & Clint" show. He's opened for Avicii and played alongside Major Lazer, has an official fan-club (who have t-shirts!) but has somehow managed to keep his head and remain ever so humble. He's actually a pretty good DJ (once named NZ's 5th best school disco DJ) and is up for the banter as much as the tunes. Watch his 'DJ training'     

 

                             Heist

                             Heist

Hailing from the capital, Heist is no stranger to a packed dance floor. Having supported acts such as Slow Magic, Sweater Beats, Whatsonot and Vince Staples along with appearances at Ohakune Mardi Gras and Rhythm & Vines this young selector's energetic, multi-genre sets are not to be missed.

Individual Stage Capacity

 Each stage has a limited capacity and during the day access is on a
first come first serve basis.

Tickets to Jim Beam Homegrown are strictly limited and we're keeping numbers down to try and make sure everybody can see the bands they want to see but if you've got a favourite band it can't hurt if you get there a little early.

Homegrown reserves the right to change the line-up as required due to accident, illness, travel problems, force majeure,
legal dispute or any incident beyond the control of Homegrown Events Ltd.