Lost Tribe Aotearoa
Lost Tribe Aotearoa (LTA) are an eight-piece band based out of Whaingaroa (Raglan) and was established in 2017. LTA are made up of predominantly Māori with whakapapa to most corners of Aotearoa including Tūwharetoa, Tūhoe, Tainui, Maniapoto, Ngāti Porou and Raukawa to name a few.
LTA are a family-based roots rock reggae band who push conscious messages through their lyrics. They are known for their high energy and hard hitting live shows with memorable choruses and catchy horn-lines. Their sound is an eclectic mix of roots, dub, rock, ska and blues with influences coming from many artists and genre.
LTA released their self-titled album in 2020 and their EP ‘Stick Together’ in 2018. In 2019, LTA got the nod from the Vodafone New Zealand Music Awards (VNZMA’s) and were nominated for best