What’s Alpha’s music like? HUGE sing-a-long choruses mixed with tasty slices of Afro-beats, hip-hop, a bit of 90’s r&b, a bit of 80’s funk, a healthy respect for the sounds of 80’s pop, and a thirst to explore new sounds, genres, and arrangements - and pull them in to his signature organic sound and world view.
Blue Moon Marquee
Blue Moon Marquee writes and performs original compositions influenced by anything that swings, jumps or grooves. A.W. Cardinal (vocals/guitar) and Jasmine Colette a.k.a. Badlands Jass (vocals/bass/drums) have played for a vast gamut of crowds at jazz clubs, Lindy Hop dance halls, folk venues, blues haunts, hospitals, prisons, markets, motorcycle joints, dive bars and prestigious festival stages.
Aya Clappis is an Afro-Indigenous person of Huu-ay-aht and Somali descent who often daydreams of immersive music experiences, liberation and tender, joyous moments. Aya began DJing in the Summer of 2022 with the intention of bringing new and diasporic sounds to the music scene in Lekwungen Territory where they reside.
Mood Swing & Chevy Bass
Mood Swing and Chevy Bass have cemented their spot as one of Australia’s most exciting and entertaining live acts and undisputed party starters. The genre bending live electronic duo conduct their shows like ring masters of a circus, encouraging crowds to surrender their inhibitions to the rhythm and let loose their inner party animals.
DJ, producer and promoter, Spyne is a Vancouver island scene veteran. He found a love for playing electronic music in 2008, and solidified that after attending Shambhala for the first time in 2009. He played his first professional show and threw his first event in 2010 and has been going non stop since.
VibesUp’s mission is to connect to the magic of the moment and share it with the dancefloor. Behind the decks you’ll see him bouncing and deeply dropped into the experience. He brings an electric energy that enlivens dancefloors into a frenzy. Using a variety of musical genres, he crafts a journey that fits the moment perfectly. His goal is to connect dancers and listeners to feeling and healing. Always made with love!