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NiceUp Monthly Mix – January 2016 – The Groove Thief

The Groove ThiefThe Groove Thief is nearing his fifth anniversary of promoting quality music in Hong Kong. From the irie state of Colorado in the USA, his focus may be on dub, reggae, and other Jamaican-influence styles, but he firmly believes a good tune is a good tune regardless of genre. He has been described as “among Hong Kong’s leading arbiters of musical taste” by the South China Morning Post. (more…)

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NiceUp Monthly Mix – December 2015 – Papa Steve Downbeat Melody

Papa Steve Downbeat Melody (photo: Jen Walsh, knots & shots)

Papa Steve Downbeat Melody (photo: Jen Walsh, knots & shots)

Papa Steve runs Downbeat Melody Sound in Bristol UK, for the last ten years. His passion for reggae developed in the 70s when he began going to blues dances in South London and built his first sound, Sir Messenger. For awhile Steve lost contact with reggae, then some years later around ’91 his interest was rekindled and he has been hooked ever since. (more…)

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