Entertainment Program


Across three locations: Swanston Street | River Terrace – Info Booth | River Terrace – Food Area

Davy Simony

Swanston Street | 11am – 1pm | Davy Simony

Davy is a folk roots musician, with French and Moroccan origins. He incorporates Jamaican style reggae into his looping, which he plays as a one-man band with foot percussion, guitar, vocals and live looping.

Davy Simony – Crystal Eyes (Original)

Super Mande Percussion

Swanston Street | 5pm – 7pm | Super Mande Percussion

Mady Keita, is a professional Drummer from Mali, West Africa. Mady has been performing African drumming throughout Melbourne for the last 12 years. Mady performs in a small group called “Super Mande Percussion”, who will have you on your feet, moving to the beat of the African drums.


Hiro Kitz

Swanston Street | 7pm – 9pm | Hiro Kitz

Hiro Kitz, hails from Kobe, Japan. Hiro fuses blues, jazz, funk, classical and rock tunes, creating a unique sound. Hiro has travelled the world busking, performing music influenced from the West and East.


River Chinese Band

River Terrace – Info Booth | 11am – 2pm | River Chinese Band

The River Chinese Band Association promotes multi-cultural activities with music and performing arts. The River Chinese Band Association aims to promote an appreciation of Chinese music to youths, non-Chinese community, as well as novices through their outreach concert series. They nurture and groom young musical talents.


Rhys Crimmin

River Terrace – Info Booth | 3:30pm – 6pm | Rhys Crimmin

Armed with an ever growing array of Guitars, Didgeridoos, Harmonicas, Kazoos, Foot Percussion and anything else he can get his hands on, Rhys Crimmin is a one man band. His unique style has been dubbed ‘Aussie Country Roots Folk Reggae & Dirty Foot Stompin Blues’.

Rhys Crimmin busking in the Bourke St Mall, Melbourne

Citrus Jam

River Terrace – Info Booth | 6pm – 9pm | Citrus Jam

Citrus Jam is a highly energetic Sci-Fi Flamenco Metal act with a must see live show. Citrus blend Flamenco inspired rhythms with luxurious shred melodies to create a layered chaos of epic proportions using various musical influences from all around the world.

Mutiny on the Dance Floor – Live at Tago Mago July 2017

Mal and Harmony

River Terrace – Food Area | 11am – 2pm | Mal and Harmony

Mal and Harmony are a duet, consisting of a keyboard pianist and erhu. Together, Mal and Harmony perform popular Western and Eastern tunes. Mal and Harmony bring multiculturalism to a new level, combining the sounds from the East and West, for all to appreciate.

Street Where Wind Resides

Mary Ann with Earl duo

River Terrace – Food Area | 3:30pm – 6pm | Mary Ann with Earl duo

Filipina singer and former X Factor Australia finalist, Mary Ann performs in a duet, sharing her powerful voice.

Mary Ann – Philippine Fiesta “Side by Side”

Loui Llusions

River Terrace – Food Area | 6pm – 9pm | Loui Llusions

Loui plays for his simple, undeniable, ever-lasting love and passion for music, and intends to spread the love to all who love music. His performs a wide range of styles including funk, jazz, reggae, Latin and soul. Loui performs with an array of sounds constantly evolving and features a live looping.

Loui Llusions – Wandering Eye (Fat Freddy’s Drop Cover)