Mix from the Past: 48 Sonic March 2002 Remix Magazine

10 June 2013 - , , , ,
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I recall when this mix came out, it was a huge deal for NZ drum and bass, because we got one of the biggest NZ DJs to have a mix with fresh and relevant tunes on the cover of a very popular Dance music magazine. I particulary remember going into the local barbers and hearing this play as the first time I had heard DnB of this sort outside of a club. Read on for the link and biggups a legend, 48 Sonic!

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JMC - The Final Chapter

5 June 2013 - , , ,
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One of my favourite Wellington DJ's is hanging up his headphones! It'll be a real pity to not have him behind the decks anymore, but he is going out in one last hurrah - Make sure to check out JMC's Final set - the 15th June @ Sandwiches.https://www.facebook.com/events/524834664221201/

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New Kiwi Album, Trei ‎– Satellites (SOM Music)

10 April 2013 - , , , , ,
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Fresh from SOM Music, is the 2nd full length album by TREi, kiwi producer of the highest calibre - titled 'Satellites'. Once again, this album is full of sick colaborations with leading vocalists and producers from within this country. You can purchase the album from iTunes or, you can download the lower quality version for a listen from SOM Musics website.

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New Music Video - The Upbeats - Alone (Ft. Tasha Baxter)

21 March 2013 - , , , , , ,

Upbeats have come correct with yet another epic music video for their upcoming Album on Vision - Primitive Technique

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For The Record - a vinyl documentary produced by Kiwis

11 December 2012 - , , , , ,

This is a brilliant doco on people who are still involved in cutting vinyl over in Europe, produced by PZ (James Meharry).

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Mix of the Week - Taiko's Jazz Finger Piano Ensemble

8 December 2012 - , ,
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While this was posted on the forums a couple of weeks ago, I've been playing it nearly every day since I grabbed it. Crazy mix of tunes from various genres, all 100% vinyl mixed. Nice one Taiko.
Tracklist and link when you read more

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Mix of the Week - Tonic - Falling on Deaf Fears

22 November 2012 - , ,
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Time to bump this series back again - massive shout out to Tonic for sending me this cracking mix. Have had it on rotation for the last few days since I received it - techy teased goodness.
Read on for the link and tracklist

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DJ Static wins Rumble in the Jungle 2012

26 September 2012 - , , ,
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For Rhys Grosvenor, aka DJ Static, Rumble in the Jungle had always been a case of always being the bridesmaid, but never the bride. It would be easy to forgive him for never entering the competition again. In 2012 however, he put all that behind him on Saturday, 15 September at the San Francisco Bath House, and he immortalised his name as winner of the Rumble trophy for 2012. He beat out nine other champions in what was a tough competition.

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Incoming: Photek

6 September 2012 - , ,
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From the roots of UK jungle and dnb to 2012 and beyond bass music the legendary Photek has constantly been evolving the original blueprint with his innovative sound. Now in 2012 he finally makes his long overdue and much anticipated debut New Zealand appearance. In Auckland Friday 7th and Wellington Saturday 8th of September.

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Rumble in the Jungle Final - 15th Sept

4 September 2012 - , ,
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The Jansen Professional Audio and Lighting + Monster Energy 2012 Rumble in the Jungle is less than 2 weeks away! The top 8 DJs have been locked in and are all no doubt practicing hard to get their sets perfect.

Head along to the facebook page to keep on top of information, and go to dash tickets to buy yourself a piece of the event.

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