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NiceUp Reggae Xmas Party

When: Sat 10 Dec

Where: Tupelo

Jugglin Crew + Mighty Asterix + Manray + Art Official + Antoine

Price: $10 entry (FREE mix CD to first 50)

It’s a NICEUP REGGAE XMAS! at Tupelo Sat.9.Dec so come celebrate the holiday season and a big year of reggae in the capital at the NiceUp Xmas Party.

Featuring special guests, direct from volcano city Auckland, THE JUGGLIN CREWGWAAN GIRL and FINN + local selectors MANRAYART OFFICIAL and ANTOINE, + none other than the top ranking voice of Aotearoa reggae music – THE MIGHTY ASTERIX, blessing the mic as only he can. (more…)

NiceUp Website Launch

When: Sunday 11 June

Where: Tupelo

Tuffy Culture, Duke Willis, The Spotlight Kid, Art Official, Misteek

Price: $5 and The Package present the official launch party for NICEUP.ORG.NZ For over a year, NiceUp – Wellington Reggae Online, has helped build on the capital’s long time affiliation with some of the country’s best reggae happenings, passionately supporting the scene in numerous ways with its strong local focus. Providing coverage, promotion and involvement in local Reggae events with up-to-the-time news from the international reggae scene, NiceUp leads the way in online Reggae representation of this kind in New Zealand.

To celebrate the official move to the new web address,, come join us at Tupelo on Sat.10.June for The Official Website Launch Party. One of NZ Reggae’s legendary vocalists, TUFFY CULTURE, returns to Wellington to help us celebrate, as well as some of the cities finest selectors who’ll showcase the best in Reggae Dancehall music.

Big thanks to all the Wellington Reggae massive who keep us inspired to continue doing this ting, and even bigger thanks to everyone who’s visited us online – keep on coming coz we’ll keep the fire burning!