The Upbeats Album Launch - Video from Christchurch event.

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The Dawn Collectiv, who self proclaim they are 'a collective of artists who share a likeminded dreams and aspirations' - have put together a sweet video that can be used to explain the madness that was The Upbeats 'Primitive Techniques' Album tour. This particular video came from the Christchurch event that was put on by Bass Freaks. Nice work all involved.
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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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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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Sounds Electric Chch - with competition

8 November 2010 - , , , , ,
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Lock up your daughters and blowup your video, Sounds Electric has landed. Sounds Electric is a high voltage mashup of all styles electronic, presenting some of today’s most electrfying international and local artists.

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Cause 4 Concern

29 June 2010 - , , ,
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After a bit of a break the Sly Fox lads are at it again, and this time it’s with with UK Drum and Bass heavyweights CAUSE 4 CONCERN & Wellington's own TREi feat the infamous hip hop party starter TOMMY ILL with support from the SLY FOX boys with MC's WOODY + CYPHER

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Upcoming tour - Klute - Music for Prophet Album Release

8 April 2010 - , , , , ,
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The month of May is known for a few things in the NZ music scene; NZ Music Month and of course, the regular Klute tour.

This year is no different, with Klute once again travelling from his mystical studio to cover NZ with his take on the Drum and Bass sound. And this time, hes doing it to promote his new album, Music for Prophet. If his past albums are anything to go by, then this one will be another piece of work to behold with the upmost revelry.

Read on for info on the tour, and a link to a recent mix of his.

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Mark Pritchard aka Harmonic313

6 April 2010 - , , ,
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This April, Mark Pritchard, aka Harmonic313,  touches down in New Zealand for a series of four DJ performances around the country under the Harmonic313 moniker. Don’t miss out on the sound of now. Read on for an interview by Martyn Pepperell

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Ram's Xample and Lomax this week for orientation!

1 March 2010 - , , , ,
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Students love Ram Records. I think. Well, I did when I was a student, so, QED. This week from Wednesday, Xample and Lomax, two of Ram Records hottest producers at the moment, are doing a 4 stop tour across the country, kicking off the student year for many freshies and mature students alike. They are hitting Dunedin on Weds the 3rd, Wellington on Thurs the 4th, Christchurch on Friday the 5th and finally Auckland on Saturday the 6th.

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State of Mind, Jade, Dose and Master of Ceremony Woody

26 February 2010 - , , , , ,
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State of Mind in association with Adio and Sabre, are proud to present the SOM Music New Zealand tour. This time around, State of Mind will be joined by one of Hungary's finest Drum and Bass exports, Jade. Also getting a piece of the action is the outstanding local producer from Christchurch, Dose. These two drum and bass stars are respected around the world for their tight production and dazzling Dj sets. The nights will also be hosted by one of New Zealand's upcoming vocal talents, MC Woody.

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Double International Weekend!

29 September 2009 - , , , ,
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Well, the sick international action continues this weekend with one of the original DnB badmen, Fresh, touring NZ alongside MC Lowqui. You can scope the Bad Company maestro at Wellington on Thursday the 1st of Oct (Sandwiches), Auckland on Friday (Fu) and in Christchurch alongside the Upbeats at the MINISTRY (which will be huuuuge).

Seperate to the Fresh tour, are new comers Nero, who with their jump up style dnb and dubstep, will be playing around the country in 3 centers - Dunedin Weds 30th Sept, Wellington Friday 2nd Oct, and Auckland Sat 3rd Oct.

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