Deborah Conway & Willy Zygier are amongst the most significant contributors to Australian music scene. Conway’s breakthrough band Do Re Mi topped the charts with "Man Overboard" and her first solo album "String of Pearls" went platinum and earned her an ARIA. Deborah and Willy have released 9 studio albums attracting critical acclaim, with their 2016 release "Everybody’s Begging", with a 5 star review in The Australian.
Fanny Lumsden is a hoot ! With multiple ARIA nominations ('Real Class Act', 'Small Town Big Shot"), Fanny has been awarded ‘Independent Country Album of the Year’; ‘New Talent of the Year’ at the Golden Guitar Awards; ‘New Oz Artist of the Year’ at the Country Music Channel Awards; ‘Professional Development Award’ for Country Music from APRA; and Golden Guitar for CMC Video Clip of the year for 'Elastic Waistband'. Fanny's song 'Sea Elephant School' was actually written about her Grandmother growing up on King Island.
Mitch King is a multi-instrumentalist dynamic performer of Rock-Folk, Roots and Blues electrified and acoustic music. His “Coming Back” has been streamed over 13 million times on Pandora radio, EP “Southerly Change” debuted at #2 on the Itunes Blues Charts for 10 days straight whilst single “Burning” has had over 2.4 million Spotify streams.
The Spindrift Saga are a hard-hitting alternative/indie trio searching for inspiration tucked away in a desolate corner of a local beach break. The Spindrift Saga is chuffed to be likened to the masters of the 90’s alternative scene (such as the Incubus, Chilli Peppers, Soundgarden, Rage Against The Machine, and The Stone Temple Pilots). Check out their hit "Marvin".
Here is Tom Richardson - talented artist and lovely human being. Combining his love of music, yoga, travelling and ocean culture, Tom also loves finding the time whilst travelling the world to empower ambitious, wheelchair bound youths through adaptive surfing and skating programs, through the organisations ‘Ocean Healing Group’ and ‘Sharing The Stoke’.
JAX and the Wayward are raw, energetic, gutsy, and funky. They've brought their brand of rock to multiple Australian festivals and events, and have supported renowned artists Spiderbait, Icehouse, Reece Mastin, Sisters Doll, and Ablaze. King Island stole their hearts in 2016 and they can't wait to hit the stage again at FOKI 2020!
Gabrielle Miller is a performer bringing ingenuity to the stage through music, dance, theatre, puppetry and mask. An Australian based in Berlin, Gabrielle tours worldwide with her swing show, Zap which delighted the public at FOKI 2016.
YOGA & MUSIC. True Spirit Revival is the exciting collaboration between Canadian-born yoga instructor, Kimberly Erin, and Australian singer-songwriter, Tom Richardson. Flow with your breath in uplifting yoga practices that consciously merges live music with body, mind and heart. Reconnect your own strength, beauty, sould and truth…
Kim Churchill - Benjalu - Cameron Oates - Red Whyte - Ashleigh Mannix - Dane Overton - Trez - "Local Band" - Found but Still Lost - Sophie Thorn - Liam Barnes - Dirty with The Country - Kelly Lancaster
Tim Woodburn - Scott Petric - Clare Woodburn - Trez - Sophie Thorn - Red Whyte - Richard Kerr & Lucas & Bree - Cameron Oates - Kim Churchill