Gig Archive

Old Town Bashment

Old Town BashmentWhen: Friday 29 and Saturday 30 August

Where: Altstadtchilbi Untergasse 45 – Biel / Bienne, Switzerland

Line Up Friday, 7pm – 2.30am

Teacha Dee Live(Jamaica)
One Aim Soundsystem (Biel,CH)
Lion Powa Soundsystem (Biel, CH)
Ever Living Spirit (Biel, CH)

Line Up Saturday, 4pm – 3.30am

Big Mama Sound(Mannheim,D)
NiceUp Crew (Wellington, NZ)
Ever Living Spirit Sound (Biel,CH)
Root Block Soundsystem (Biel,CH)

Warm up by: Train Yard (Biel,CH)

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Joe Nice (Baltimore, USA)

Joe Nice (Baltimore, USA)When: Friday 25 July

Where: Understudy – cnr Dixon and Cuba Streets, Wellington

Also featuring Welly heavyweight selectas:
Thief
Dirty Red
Deep Thoughts
And mic controller, Winston Spliff

Representing Baltimore, North America’s first and most respected dubstep DJ reaches Wellington for the first time! Rongotai Hi Fi and NiceUp present Joe Nice, as part of his 2014 Asia Pacific tour!

Universally recognised as the ambassador of dubstep in North America, Joe Nice has been instrumental in the growth and success of dubstep for nearly a decade. He is known for his live performances full of vibes, upfront selection, skilful mixing, and his bag of massive 10″ dubplates. (more…)

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Dancehall Nice Again

Dancehall Nice AgainWhen: Saturday 19 July

Where: Afrika – 18 Cambridge Terrace, Wellington

Featuring:
Azbo (Auckland)
Badjah
Jnr Ranks

10pm start, $5 on the door

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Wake the Town

Wake the TownWhen: Thursday 3 July

Where: Laundry – 240 Cuba Street, Wellington

The Wake the Town Crew are back in session in July, this time featuring Steve the Hat, and special guest from Melbourne, Miss Fee!

Killa tunes old and new and vibes galore!

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Wake the Town

Wake the Town - May 2014When: Friday 30 May

Where: Havana Bar, – 32 Wigan Street, Wellington

10pm till late, free!
Musical Discs Coming Your Way!

Join Steve the Hat and Winston Spliff in session, with special guest, Turboflexx from RDP Sound, Adelaide!

Vibes galore!

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RSD (Smith & Mighty, Bristol, UK)

RSD WellingtonWhen: Saturday 17 May

Where: Meow – 9 Edward Street, Wellington

10pm till late, $10 before 12am, $15 after

Profits go towards the rebuild of the Rongotai Hi Fi Sound System lost in the Wellington storage unit fire.

RSD, also known as Bristol bass and drum music stalwart Rob Smith (one half of respected production duo Smith and Mighty), has been pushing bass heavy rhythms for more than two decades.

Under the moniker RSD, Rob Smith produces fresh, innovative bass music that simultaneously pays dues to his deep sound system roots while pushing things ever forward. He remains firmly at the forefront of Bristol’s endlessly inventive music scene.

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The Uplifter (UK)

Uplifter New Zealand Tour 2014When: Thursday 20 March

Where: Laundry – 240 Cuba Street, Wellington

Direct from Southampton, UK, the Uplifter reaches Wellington as part of his NZ tour.

Reggae, heavyweight Dub, traditional Jamaican Ska and Roots Music! Alongside DJ Thief.

More info:
The Uplifter website
The Uplifter Facebook

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Dancehall Nice Again

Dancehall Nice Again - MarchWhen: Saturday 15 March

Where: Afrika – 18 Cambridge Terrace, Wellington

Featuring special guest, NZs hottest dancehall queen, Silva MC.

Plus DJ Art, Badjah & DJ Dozen

10pm start, $5 on the door

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YT – Straight Outta Britain – Wellington

YT - WellingtonWhen: Saturday 8 March

Where: Laundry – 240 Cuba Street, Wellington

With: Art Official, Winston Spliff, The Shady Lady & Alec.Tron

10pm till late, no cover charge

Straight Outta Britain, YT, a true reggae/dancehall heavyweight, reaches Wellington and Australasia for the 1st time!

Do not miss the chance to check one of the world’s best live reggae artists in action! (more…)

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YT – Straight Outta Britain – Raglan

YT - RaglanWhen: Friday 7 March

Where: Yot Club – 9 Bow Street, Raglan

$10 on the door

NiceUp Crew, Jamin-I, and the YOT Club are proud to present a true heavyweight reggae/dancehall artist – YT straight outta Britain on the Jafa Mafia sound system!

With special guests Dub Terminator and Ras Stone, Jafa Mafia selectors, also local support from Jamin-I, Dubsonic and King Macka.

This will be a huge night of reggae/dancehall and bass culture at the YOT Club. (more…)

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