Mckinney's Pub presents: MAPSTONE
Mapstone's "Protectors Of The Sacred" tour is their 3rd consecutive Canadian tour.
Their music has been described as "Tribal, Heart, Roots music"
The band is a dynamic 4 piece with heaps of percussion, bass and groove, didgeridoo's, conscious lyrics, melody, and transcendental songwriting to inspire and uplift.
Put this unique experience into your summer diaries and come let loose with some Australian Roots music :)
Mapstone have quickly emerged onto the roots music scenes in Australia, Canada and Bali. Their positive blend of conscious roots music, reggae, folk and world tones has already seen them share the stage with Nahko and medicine for the people, Dustin Thomas, the Beautiful Girls, Murray Kyle and old friends’ Buckman Coe. The bands dynamic repertoire and intriguing blend of voice, didgeridoo, percussion, guitars and harmonies gives them a unique ability to elevate and inspire any crowd. Big stage Festivals, busy pubs, yoga centres, theatres, and dance floors. Wherever and whenever it is, the spirit and the energy are strong.
MAPSTONE have played prestigious festivals such as Woodford folk festival, Bali spirit festival, Island vibe festival, Byron Bay Spirit Festival, Island Elements Festival, Blessed Coast Festival, Cranfest, Falls Festival, Byron Bay Surf Festival and more. In support of their 2 albums, EP, and singles, Mapstone have toured Australia, Canada, Bali, England and Sri Lanka, and will be on the road again in 2018
Their most recent releases "Spirit Songs" album and new singles “Change” and “Tribal Nation” have all been praised and acknowledge as heartfelt and uplifting works. Working with sought-after producers OJ Newcomb, Paulie B and Murray Kyle, Mapstone’s music continues to grow and inspire.
The early months of 2018 have seen Mapstone complete their “Honouring Our Elders” tour which travelled across Canada, Australia and Bali.
The summer months of the Northern hemisphere will see the band on the road to promote of their new “singles” as part of their “Protectors Of The Sacred” tour.
“Mapstone’s conscious root’s music is infectious to the soul, uplifting and leaves you calling for more. Full of joy, depth, inspiration and spirit, this is a band on a mission with enough heart to see it through. Do yourself a favour and experience this musical medicine.”
Phat Magazine Byron Bay