The brackets south crew proudly present another wonderful night of superb music, delicious food and friendly company on top of our beautiful Kincumba Mountain.
BYO everything or choose from another great selection of meals served by our lovely hard-working kitchen volunteers. Bring a friend, a smile, a blanket, a torch to light your way and treat yourself to what has to be the cheapest and most family friendly night out on the Coast.
9:30 pm: Pliskin & the Purple Funk
After checking there’s no sand stuck in his guitar, Jason Mackaway can be counted upon to deliver a unique performance.
Since moving to Melbourne, Jason has progressed along an enriching path of musical development, crafting a versatile style through the fine-tuning and recording of both originals and classics. When not recording or napping in his home studio, Jason can be found busking and playing gigs around Melbourne, under the name Nesting. More than your average solo act, Nesting is also a project that was not only spawned from collaboration but seeks to engage with like-minded lovers of creative expression.
Whether they be film-makers, photographers or graphic designers. The contributions of anyone who can help create something special have been welcomed. He’s a casual character, but his music is an exception to this. He wants to engage with the largest audience possible, while demonstrating his talent and doing what he loves.
It should be noted that Jason also owns a single suit, which he is open to wearing for more formal events.
When you go to see Afro Moses doing his thing...you can expect passion, colour, energy, powerful messages, dancing and a sense that you've just witnessed something deeply special....
Born in Ghana, Afro Moses hit the charts as a teenager and is labelled as The African James Brown. Later, he was taken to Denmark and had the Danes lapping up his infectious music. From there, he started touring the world and has stunned audiences right across the globe.
He has shared the stage with some incredible artists such as Ziggy Marley, Youssou NDour and many more. A multi-award winner Afro Moses has won awards such as best song, best album, best live act and has been twice voted as Ghanas best international music ambassador in 2000 and 2002. He was also involved in the performance and composition of music that featured on the short film Inja that was a nominee in the 2003 Oscar Awards. Afro Moses is a singer, composer, multi-instrumentalist and teacher of music. A natural performer, whose star quality shines and pulls audiences in like a magnet. Joined on stage with his dynamic group Moses OJah meaning Moses fire you can expect a high energy show that will leave you wanting more. Every musician onstage is unique and comes from a different background... highlighting Afro Moses message of unity and individual beauty and talent.
This is a live stage show like you've never seen before....a tasty mix of hot rhythms from across the globe that result in a fusion of modern beats that will get you jumping.... its not what you expect......
Pliskin and The Purple Funk is a newly formed band on the Central Coast, creating funky sounds.
The band is Rhyse on bass and vocals, Ian on guitar and Dunks on drums.
Our Brackets South event takes place on top beautiful Kincumba Mountain. The community built venue is a mud brick and natural timber building which sits in a bushland reserve, with panoramic views of Brisbane water and magnificent sunsets over the hills beyond.
This venue is the birthplace of Brackets and Jam on the Central Coast and the community considers it as it's spiritual home. The Mountain itself holds a strong significance for our Aboriginal community and has been a long-standing meeting place for Central Coast people. The rock outcrop situated in front of the kiosk forms a natural pool which is said to have once been a sacred birthing place for women. The Mountain now gives birth to many new beginnings as the hub of creative community arts in the southern Central Coast region.