What... Just... Happened... The Uplifter show just blew me away. As an atheist, this is about the closest I have been to a 'spiritual experience'”

— Natalie Oman

The Uplifter

Musician, DJ and percussionist Tom Earwaker began The Uplifter's journey in 2004 by founding of a weekly reggae night whilst studying at university in Southampton. This weekly night led to performing alongside bands including Groundation, The Slackers, Channel One Sound System, Zion Train and The Black Seeds. The Uplifter has since toured all four corners of the globe performing in the UK, Europe, New York, New Zealand. With a keen love of so many genres, The Uplifter shows always seem to somehow come back to music that gives a positive message and makes people move - Reggae, Ska and Dub with live percussion... Read more

Sample video

Live Recording [audio recorded directly from the sound desk]

Released Music


An interview with Tom before embarking on a nationwide tour of New Zealand

Tech Spec / Stage Info:

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Images (click to download)

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Hi-Res Image Download Files:

The Uplifter - Profile Photo Hi-Res JPEG (white Background) The Uplifter - Profile Photo Hi-Res JPEG with white background 47.3 MB
The Uplifter - Collection of Uplifter objects JPEG The Uplifter - Composition Hi-Res JPEG with textured background and text 59.4 MB
The Uplifter logo (black) PNG The Uplifter Black Logo with transparent background 371 KB
The Uplifter Logo (Black) JPEG The Uplifter original logo in black with white background 342 KB
The Uplifter logo (white) PNG The Uplifter logo in white with transparent background 147 KB
The Uplifter photo with objects PNG (transparent background) The Uplifter photo with objects PNG (transparent background) 15.2 MB