Brendan and Elijah aka Shankara NZ have been making music together with an
undeniable passion for over a decade, experimenting with sonic creations
together since they first met in high school. Their shared passion for music has
seen them pre-forming in Australia, the USA and regularly at some of
Aotearoa’s premier outdoor festivals.
Producing with a melodic, organic and bass heavy style, the duo’s sounds span
across a wide variety of bass music and all things dub with notable influences
from dubstep, jungle, techno and chillout.
With multiple releases, Shankara have cemented themselves as a force to be
‘Transmission’ on Shanti Planti (2022) A sci-fi bass odyssey
‘System Echoes’ on Dubmission (2021) A deep dive into dub, jungle,
breakbeats and groove.
‘Ruins’ on Shanti Planti (2020). Dub driven downtempo and sacred bass.
‘Dawn Chorus’ on Dubmission (2020) a 5 track dub/reg