Rhythm and Vines: Kimbra added to festival line-up
Kiwi songbird Kimbra has been added to the already impressive Rhythm and Vines festival line-up.
Festival promoters confirmed on Wednesday morning that the Settle Down hit-maker will perform at the popular New Years Eve festival on December 30.
Kimbra's performance will mark a welcome return to the festival stage, after headlining the Gisborne music festival in 2012.
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Joining Kimbra are UK Electronica act Maribou State, Drum and Bass DJ Culture Shock, Cut Snake, Aussie exports Oscar Key Sung and Ocean Alley and local break-out acts Maala and Kings.
Among the international acts is American hip-hop and gospel-fusion artist Chance the Rapper, who will headline the festival and make his New Zealand debut.
Belgian drum and bass producer Netsky, who teamed up with Macklemore for his hit Rio Remix, will see in the New Year at the festival for the fifth time.
Rhythm and Vines will run across three days, with festivities officially kicking off on December 29.
THE FULL RNV FESTIVAL LINE-UP:
Chance the Rapper, RÜFÜS, Getter, Heidi, Cut Snake, Pacific Heights, Aroha & MC Tali, Dan Aux, Ian Munro, Lee Mvtthews,
Maala, Name UL, Sachi, Arthur Wulf, BAYNK, Chores, Died in 69, Dreamer, Gentz, Harry Backhouse, Indicate, Jono Fektious,
JSH, Kadyn Webster, Quix, Sam Lovli, SNIFFERS DJs, Thomas Gates-Bowey, We Mouve Presents.
Kimbra, Netsky (DJ Set), Wilkinson (DJ Set), Goldlink, Denzel Curry, AC Slater, Culture Shock, Oscar Key Sung, Anna Coddington,
Bailey Wiley, Eno x Dirty, Stack & Piece, Three Houses Down, BAVHU, Beat Mafia, Guesswhat!?, Katana, Kinetic, Mitch James, Rydr,
Terace, Impala Presents.
ZHU, Dusky, Hot Chip DJ Set, Maribou State DJ Set, Ocean Alley, P Money, S.P.Y, Savage (DJ Set), Skream, The Jordan Luck Band,
Eastern Bloc, Ekko Park, Kings, Montell2099, Summer Thieves, Yoko-Zuna, 2047, A-Class, ALAE, Cold Corners, Disarray, Emal, Gromz,
Hamish Pinkham, Hyan, LMC, MC Crafty, MC Danny D, Molly + The Chromatics, Nekolye, Omni Potent, Redeyes, Stuss, Sysyi & Rory Noble,
T1R, Tommy ll & Raka, Troskie, Variant, Wade Unlucky, Cases and Bad Breed, Wayvee, Whisper, Witters, Yancey, Slo:wave Presents, Ruffhouse Presents.
For ticketing and festival details, see Rhythm and Vines.