Gig Archive

Ghetto Red Hot

Where: Havana
When: Saturday 19 Nov 2005

Art Official, Kerb, Rhys B

Price: $5

Once again the music of the street and riddims ‘fresh from yard’ take over as Newtown Sound and Havana present the return of GHETTO RED HOT, a night of blazing hot Reggae, Dancehall and Hip-hop music.

Following up on the popular GHETTO RED HOT #1 earlier this year, the party returns with another blazing line-up, this time at one of Wellington’s favourite venues, Havana Bar on Wigan St. Join DJs RHYS B (Wellingtons own DJ godfather don), DJ KERB (Wanderers/Weds Night Jam), and ART OFFICIAL (Yardwise sound killa) at a very special night celebrating a time when Jamaican dancehall music reunited with its American descendant, Hip-Hop. (more…)

Ghetto Red Hot

When: Saturday 14 May 2005

Where: Room 101

Art Official, Spin Zero, Iya Far-I, Jnr Ranks

Price: $5 on the door

The Yardwise Family presents a night of blazing dancehall, reggae and hip-hop. This gig celebrates ‘when Jamaican dancehall music reunited with its American descendant – hip-hop – with a musical combination-special of heavy 80’s, 90’s and current dancehall reggae alongside the old-school and new-school of Jamaican influenced hip-hop from the US, Canada, Europe and NZ’.

Hosted by DJ’s Art Official and Spin Zero from the Yardwise Crew, with special guests Jnr Ranks from the Dancehall Dons (one of Wellington’s oldest crews) and Iya Far-I from Christchurch’s Dubwise Soundsystem.