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Escape to St Croix Film Screening

Escape to St CroixWhen: Friday 21 August

Where: Loop – 23 Meyers Place, Melbourne

$10 on the door

NiceUp is proud to present the Australasian premier screening of Escape To St Croix, the first documentary, about the culture, history and Rastafari roots reggae movement of the Virgin Islands.

The night will start with the film screening followed by music into the late hours by:
* System Unknown Selectors – Operator Andy, Major Delay & Roots Radikals.
* Two of New Zealand’s finest, Rebel Bass & Hawk I (NiceUp).
* And Jesse I, (PBS FM/Chantdown Sound) playing a very special all Virgin Island reggae set.

Big thanks to ReggaeScape for producing this documentary and allowing the screening to happen.

More info:
Escape to St Croix website
Loop website

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Jacky Murda (Chopstick Dubplate, UK) Australasian Tour

Jacky Murda (Chopstick Dubplate, UK) Australasian TourUK ragga jungle badman, Jacky Murda, hits Australasia for the first time! Co-founder of ragga jungle collective and label, Chopstick Dubplate, who combine classic with new, bringing together foundation dub techniques and reggae with modern jungle and ruff tuff vibes!

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Jacky Murda (Chopstick Dubplate / Congo Natty)

Jacky Murda - Auckland showWhen: Sunday 31 May

Where: Ponsonby Social Club – 152 Ponsonby Road, Auckland

With:
Tommy Flowers
Tobi Jafa
Hawk I

Jacky Murda is part of London Jungle collective Chopstick Dubplate and we are lucky enough to have him in Auckland this Queens birthday weekend. With no work on Monday the lovely folks at Ponsonby SocialClub are staying open till 3am for a proper ragga jungle rinseout!

In support we have reggae don ‘Hawk I’ alongside 2 Junglists who have been spinning the amen since way back in the day. Tommy Flowers & Tobi Jafa.

Free entry and sounds running from 8pm

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NiceUp 10 Year Birthday

NiceUp 10 Year BirthdayWhen: Saturday 30 May

Where: San Fran – 171 Cuba Street, Wellington

Featuring: 
Jacky Murda (Chopstick Dubplate, UK)
Raw Collective
Hawk I
Winston Spliff
Shaw Shot
DDog (Bass Frontiers)
DJ Jaz

9pm start, $10 before 11pm, $15 after

Come celebrate 10 years of NiceUp!

Killa line-up of UK ragga jungle don, Jacky Murda! Live hip-hop crew, Raw Collective! And heavyweight selectas Hawk I, Winston Spliff, Shaw Shot, DDog and DJ Jaz!

 

 

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Foreigndub presents Big Up! Featuring Jacky Murda (UK)

Foreigndub presents Jacky MurdaWhen: Friday 22 May

Where: The Lansdowne – 2 City Road, Sydney

Featuring:
Jacky Murda (UK)
Foreigndub
Gonzo

Expect Reggae, Jungle & Dubwize bizness from the past, present and future.

Live and direct on the Foreigndub Sound System!

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Jacky Murda (Chopstick Dubplate, UK) – Melbourne

Jacky Murda Melbourne showWhen: Thursday 21 May

Where: Grumpy’s – 125 Smith Street, Melbourne

6pm – 1am, free

MPE Promotions brings a big night of jungle, drum n bass, reggae and dancehall!

Also featuring heavyweight selectas, Kunta Kinte, Hawk I, Stryka D, A Foreign Objekt and Mickey Dubz.

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Newtown Sound Stage: Newtown Festival 2015

Newtown Sound Stage 2015When: Sunday 6 March

Where: Newtown Ave

11am – 7.30pm

Featuring:
King Kapisi & Teremoana Rapley
Raw Collective
The No Problemos
Iron Dubz (France)
Team Dynamite
Paddy Fred
Chocolate Strings (Aus)
Name UL
DJ Pleez
DJ Art

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