Country of Origin: New Zealand
Spacifix is a New Zealand Funk/Soul/Blues/R&B and Reggae boy group from West Auckland, New Zealand. They formed in April 2003 with the view of entering the Smoke Free Pacifika Beats national competition. Aged between 13 and 18 years they won the competition first time up. Until April 2005 the band played a number of festivals and concerts and increased their fan base in West Auckland.
On March 8, 2006 Spacifix supported UB40 in their Tongan concert and performed to a crowd of over 10,000 people. Telecom chose Spacifix to launch the Telecom Music Store to promote the new cellphone download phenomenon. Spacifix appeared as virtual holograms in Telecom's downtown store in Queen Street throughout May, June and July in the hours of darkness.
They performed to a huge audience of around 34,000 at EO Youth Day in the Netherlands and the show was also broadcast to over 1,000,000 viewers throughout Holland. Upon their visit, the band's self-titled EP has become available in stores throughout Holland.
2009 saw the band move to Brisbane, Australia.