Arii Jade is a Venezuelan born DJ, songwriter, pianist & fashion blogger based in Auckland, New Zealand.
Combining a mixture of eclectic multi-genre sounds into her sets, she has played at some of the biggest clubs/parties all across the whole New Zealand, Australia & the Pacific Islands.
Arii Jade was first seen to play internationally in 2016 to perform in Fiji alongside Stan Walker, then came back to play another show in Nadi’s waterfront wharf for both their NYE ’17/’18 party. From then on she has toured the New Zealand doing regular shows in Auckland, Hamilton, Queenstown, Hawkes Bay, Christchurch & Dunedin as well as multiple George FM Sringbreak sets – while also regularly returning to do one off shows in Fiji and a few in Australia.
Alongside her music, Arii concentrates a lot on expressing her personality through her sense of fashion. She has been named the ‘purple haired mermaid’ and ‘the shiniest DJ you’ve ever seen’ – using her extravagant style to pair with the events she attends and performs at.
Arii Jade has had the pleasure of performing alongside many incredible artists, recently supporting UK record producer EXAMPLE on his latest New Zealand tour. Also DJing alongside NZ artists such as Sons of Zion, Che Fu, Kings, Boh Runga, Stan Walker – just to name a few. She also concentrates on doing a lot of DJ work with PR companies for the most prestigious brands such as Bauer Media, Coca-Cola, Vodafone, Samsung, Monster Energy, Bombay Sapphire, Spark, Harcourts, L’Oreal, Maybelline, SX Open, GHD, NYX cosmetics, Mecca Maxima, Dr Martens, Volvo Ocean Race – and many charity galas.
Aside from touring – Arii Jade maintains many current residencies in her hometown of Auckland, New Zealand – which include The Roxy Nightclub, Everybody’s, Impala Nightclub, Parasol and Swing, Soul Bar, Revelry Bar, Longroom just to name a few.
This year is set to finally make some of her own material public – stay tuned for new music!