SOJØURN are a 6 piece outfit coming out of the east coast seaside town of Mangawhai Heads, NZ. Formed in the 2018 and recently coined “East Coast Groovers” the band play a mixture of indie /surf rock reggae & pop mixed in with some dub for good measure.
In 2019 the band released their Summer Tape EP with it's streaming hit and chilled track "Still A Mess" getting some serious heat across Spotify & YouTube and featuring on the Holiday Records 7" Compilation. They also released an isolation music video for their surf-rock inspired tune “Take A Drive” - all filmed in lockdown.
Post LockDown 2020, the band headed into Roundhead Studios (AKL) and recorded 3 new singles. "Stand Up" was released in August 2020 and is an ode to the dub / reggae sound the band are renowned for . After two sold out shows in Mangawhai & Leigh the band hit the South Island with performances in Christchurch & Dunedin along with a live-to-air on RDU.
Since forming in the Summer of 2018 the band have played over 40 shows & festivals across Aotearoa with the likes of Mako Road, The Leers, The Butlers, Sons of Zion and Summer Thieves.