Live Bands

Area 4: Live Bands

7:00-8:00pm DJ Westafa
8:00-8:45pm Backwards Shaka
9:00-9:45pm Landon McNamara
10:00-11:00pm The Late Ones
11:00-11:30pm DJ POWER (Canada)
11:30-12:30pm NOTCH (Born Jamericans)
12:00-12:15am FIREWORKS FINALE

12:30-1:00am DJ POWER (Canada)


rea 5: Gordon Biersch:

7:00-8:30pm DJ Rude Dog
8:30-9:30pm Jamarek
10:00-11:00pm Erin Smith
11:30-1:00am Ron Artis

Gordon Biersch Front Lounge:

9:00-11:00pm DJ Bvby G
11:00-1:00am DJ Scotty Ham

The Late Ones


Based out of Laie, Hawaii, brothers Tui Avei (Lead vocals), and Tau Avei (Vocals), along with cousin Josh Brunson (Vocals) are the voices. Built on a roots reggae foundation with influences from various genres like Hip-hop, R&B, and jazz, The Late Ones’ unique blend of style, and harmony shapes a youthful, yet old school reggae vibe.

Born in Gardena, California, The Late Ones harness something undeniably special. Rooted in Samoan culture, and complimented by the group’s African American heritage, the familial bond between the three members transcends throughout the group’s conscious lyrics and catchy melodies.

The name “The Late Ones” pays tribute to all of the late and great revolutionaries who have come and gone like Bob Marley, Tupac, Jimi Hendrix, Steve Biko, and John Lennon, just to name a few. It is the fusion of each revolutionary story, struggle, and message that inspires and resonates with The Late Ones’ own story, struggle, and love for all genres of music. That is the “L81Z” sound.

In late 2014, The Late Ones recorded their debut EP at Sea Major Seven Studio in Honolulu, HI with engineer Noah Cronin (Sammy J) and producers Lapana Ieriko and Klandon Fetaui. The Late Ones debut EP Revelate was released on May 5, 2015 via online digital outlets and peaked at number three on the iTunes reggae charts in the first week of the release.

The Late Ones bring a youthful presence to the reggae community. WithRevelate, the band hopes to push their music and message beyond their tight knit homeland of Hawaii. The EP holds six original compositions created by a group with great potential and high expectations.