The Garden Tisno has its very own dock so those embarking on the boat parties can walk from Main Stage to boat in just seconds. This year’s boat parties are hosted by some of the best music collectives, dj’s, clubnights and record labels around, they are:
SOUNDWAVE CROATIA BOAT PARTY LINE UPS & CURATORS:
Boat Party 1: Hoya Hoya & Eglo Records
It’s a London vs Manchester ting as two of the UK’s heaviest future Hip Hop crews go head to head. There will be Bass.
Line Up: Alexander Nut, Johnny Dub, Illum Sphere, Jon K, Fatima, Funkineven, Olivier Daysoul Date: Thursday 19th July, 1 PM – 5 PM
Boat Party 2: The Hyponik Bass Party
Bass bass bass is the password!
Line Up: KUTMAH, Throwing Snow, Pedestrian & Hypnonik DJs Date: Thursday 19th July, 6 PM – 10 PM
Boat Party 3: The Doctor’s Orders
A heavy dose of Soul, Funk & Hip Hop is just what the doctor ordered.
Line Up: Mr Thing, Spin Doctor, Cris P Cuts, Kidkanevil, Yungun, MC Prankster Date: Friday 20th July, 1 PM – 5 PM
Boat Party 4: First Word Records vs. Wah Wah 45s
Two of the finest independent record labels around take command of the Argonaughty. Expect the heaviest funk and club jazz played loud as f**k on a sunset tip.
Line Up: Gilla, Homecut, Souleance, Part Time Heroes, Dom Servini, Scrimshire Friday 20th July, 6 PM – 10 PM
Boat Party 5: Soundcrash Boat Party
The great London promoters and Festival co-founders lay on a weighty world class line-up with two of the greatest DJs in the world at the helm.
Line Up: DJ Yoda, DJ Kentaro, Kathrin DeBoer, Mr Thing, DJ Cheeba, MC Yungun Saturday 21st July, 1 PM – 5 PM
Boat Party 6: The Craig Charles Funk & Soul Boat Party
The legend that is Craig Charles takes his BBC Radio 6 show to the high seas. This will be a special one! Line Up: Craig Charles (2h set) + Chris Read (BBE) Saturday 21st July, 6 PM – 10 PM
Boat Party 7: One Taste Collective Takeover
The excellent London arts collective One Taste showcase their deep pool of talent. The perfect aural companion for a Sunday afternoon in the Sun! Sunday 22nd July, 1 PM – 5 PM
Boat Party 8: Riot Jazz Boat Party
A Brass Band on a boat. ‘Nuff said. (limited tickets available)
Line-up: Riot Jazz (live) Sunday 22nd July, 6 PM – 10 PM
Boat Party 9: Tru Thoughts vs. Departure Lounge
It’s Brighton vs Edinburgh via Japan through the medium of electronic soul and future funk.
Line-up: Anchorsong, Rich Reason, Departure Lounge DJs Monday 23rd July, 1 PM – 5 PM
Boat Party 10: Soundwave Closing Party
Join the festival crew on the farewell voyage out to sea as the curtain closes this year’s edition of Soundwave.
Monday 23rd July, 6 PM -10 PM
Boat Party tickets are not included in the festival ticket price due to the limited number of places on each boat.