Hailing from the mighty H-Town in Aotearoa (Hamilton in New Zealand), KATCHAFIRE have become a global roots reggae phenomenon. The all Maori reggae band bring their pure classic sound to music lovers worldwide delivering one of the most authentic Reggae shows around today. With their previous four successful studio albums, multiple awards, platinum sales, high-selling singles and a massive fanbase selling out shows around the world, the band have been celebrating 20 years of existence on their Legacy Tour whilst recording tracks around the world for their forthcoming ‘Legacy’ album.
If your music was a person, what would their personality be like? Do you have any character that comes to mind?
Maui …resourceful, witty, sharp, kind, strong.
What’s the plan for 2018?
Release the album and start on a new one whilst touring the world.
What’s on your music bucket list?
If you had to choose an album title as a quote to live by, which one would it be and why?
‘On The Road Again’ cos we live it.
What is the most bizarre moment you’ve experienced during a performance?
Brazilians singing all the words back to our songs from start to finish.
If you could perform in a concert with other musicians/bands of your choosing, who would they be?
Michael Jackson and Bob Marley
What’s on your Spotify playlist at the moment?
Chaka Chan and Steven Marley
If you could talk to your younger self, what advice would you give about the music industry?
What’s in your gig bag?
Vocal zones, barroca or matcha, Manuka honey
Why do you use Audiofly IEMs?
So I can hear the full range of my awesome-ness while I’m on stage. Can’t perform without them.
Check out their newest MV, Love Today, below: