Smokefree Tangata Beats is a live, original music, nationwide, youth event that recognises and reflects the unique cultural identity of Aotearoa New Zealand and the South Pacific.
Entries for this years programme, and for Smokefreerockquest, open on 16 February. Until then – keep writing and practicing. We cannot wait to see what you have come up with!
If you’re looking for some inspiration – check out our Breaking It Down Series (here) where we talk to established acts about their story and get their tips and tricks.
We’re all about making this process as straightforward and smooth sailing as possible for you. We are just a phone call or email away if you have any questions!
It says it in the title! Here you’ll find a step by step guide to how region-wide and nation-wide aspects of the programme workRead More
Here you’ll info on 2021 dates, history (including past winners and where they're from!), and FAQsRead More
Check out the awards up for grabs at our regional and national Smokefree Tangata Beats events. Along with the placings for the top bands and solo/duos, we also have songwriting and musicianships awards.Read More