The Black Seeds
Over the past two decades, The Black Seeds have taken their boundary-crossing reggae fusion to the world. One of New Zealand’s most-loved acts, at home, the multi-platinum-selling band are revered stalwarts of the touring and festival circuit. Internationally, they’ve spearheaded New Zealand’s internationally renowned roots movement alongside the likes of Fat Freddy’s Drop and Katchafire. Firmly rooted in the bass-heavy Jamaican sounds that inspired the band’s birth, since 1998, The Black Seeds’ have continued to push the boundaries of reggae without compromising the music’s heart. Seamlessly blending funk, soul, dub and afrobeat into their reggae foundation, along with their own South Pacific influences, the result is a unique sound that stays true to the bands roots.