Packed music line-up for Parrtjima 2023

Packed music line-up for Parrtjima 2023

Parrtjima – A Festival in Light returns to illuminate the Red Centre this Easter from 7-16 April 2023 and the music program, released today, includes some of Australia’s top Indigenous performers.

With reggae, pop, rock, soul, RnB, hip hop, rap and plenty more on the line-up, Parrtjima visitors are in for a musical journey through different Indigenous lands and languages across all 10 nights of the free festival.

The music line-up includes (in alphabetical order): Docker River Band, Eastern Reggae Band, Emily Wurramara, JK-47, KAIIT, Karnage (DJ), Karnage n Darknis, Paul Ah Chee, Radical Son, Richard J Frankland, Discovering Leerpeen Mara, Rowdy Birds (DJ), The Andrew Gurruwiwi Band and The Merindas

The only authentic Aboriginal light festival of its kind, Parrtjima is delivered by Northern Territory Major Events Company (NTMEC) on behalf of the Northern Territory Government, and is produced by Creative Directors AGB Events. NTMEC CEO Suzana Bishop said the exciting music program is just part of the fun.

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