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UPPER HUTT POSSE : Tohe

UPPER HUTT POSSE : Tohe

TOHE is a ten song Dubstep/Drum&Bass album from Aotearoa Rap pioneers Upper Hutt Posse. Produced by Kia Kaha Productions with financial assistance from Te Mangai Paho, distributed nationally by Rhythmethod and available for digital download via Itunes. Music sequencing by Te Kupu, Kiki Marama & MC Wiya with...

KODE 9 : Dj Kicks

Becoming a figurehead of UK dance music hasn’t been a quick process, and Kode9‘s single-mindedness has contributed in some way to his notoriety, but it’s simply his tireless work as a record label boss and A&R that has marked him out as one of the most powerful ears within...

FRIDAY DRIVE

FRIDAY DRIVE

Friday 4pm – 6pm with LEWIS TENNANT Now charged with officially kick starting the weekend (like Daylight Saving it keeps getting longer due to popular demand), join Lewis Tennant for Friday Drive. Nobody will notice the Chilly Bin under your desk. Originally from Wellington, Lewis Tennant has been...

THE FAUX SHOW

Friday 10am – Midday with MILO B The Faux Show is all about kicking back on your Friday morning and mentally preparing yourself for the weekend. Expect to here a full array of fresh & classic HipHop, Beats, Soul and head-nodding goodness. Milo BOriginally hailing from the deep south...

Smashey & Nicey

Saturday 4pm – 6pm with CoopaBlu & Average White DJ The Smashey & Nicey show tracks the slow, and at times entertaining demise of a functioning alcoholic and his patient, long-suffering and vastly nicer friend.  With a combined 87 years of DJing experience between them, the stories and...

Shows/DJs

Shows/DJs

MONDAY TUESDAY WEDNESDAY THURSDAY FRIDAY SATURDAY SUNDAY 7am – 10am BASE BREAKFAST (Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday) – Chip Matthews & Dylan CIN THE NEIGHBOURHOOD – (Thursday, 100% NZ Music Show) – Chip Matthews & Dylan C SATURDAY MORNING JOINTS Al & Bain FRY BREAD RADIO Mark Yela &...

BREAKING LOGISTICS

BREAKING LOGISTICS

Sunday 8-10pm with ISSA The prospect of Breaking the Logistics of music is what Issa aspires to do.  Having attended a wide range of gigs and festivals from a young age (‘Prana’ at the dawn of the century is one to remember), his love for all styles of...

Sunday Sounds

Sundays 12-2pm with OSCAR, SAM & ARRAN OSCARLong time listener, first time DJ. Oscar’s Sunday Sounds is a show kicking off with accoustic and electric, no money, no women blues. Things usually pick up in the tempo stakes but the vein remains the same. Ranging from early ‘rhythm and blues’...

THE CHIN CHECK

THE CHIN CHECK

Saturday 6pm – 8pm with MR BROWN & Guests Founded back in 2006 the Chin Check started with a bunch of guys (An Englishman, a Samoan, a Maori and a Scotsman) coming together for beats, beers and laughs. Since then the Chin Check has had many different bro’s holding...

The Basement

Monday 8pm – 10pm with NICK & NABEEL Nick FitzHerbert (while he was sleeping someone took his DJ name) has been doing “The Basement”, Monday’s 8-10pm with Nabeel Zuberi almost right from the word go. Manuel Bundy had the foresight to put them on Saturday afternoon where they...

Saturday Morning Joints

Saturday Morning 8am – 10am with Al & Bain Al hails from Edinburgh in Scotland and Bain was born in the mighty Tokoroa. They got to know each other after Al moved to New Zealand from Glasgow in Scotland, partly through a passion for good funk music. There’s...

Jugglin’

Saturdays 8pm – 10pm with FJ After working for 11 years as a record buyer who dealt in everything from reggae to electronic music and worked in record stores from the UK to Australia and NZ, Finn eventually left the retail chain gang and went with his main...

Friday Night Takeout

Friday Night Takeout

Friday 6pm – 8pm with Piet, Undercover Brother & guests from the Sandy Bay Social Club A few years ago a group a mates thought it would be a good idea to take some turntables down the 82 steps to the tranquil ‘Il Paridiso’ on the shores of Sandy...

The Headspace

Saturday 2pm – 4pm with Dylan CThanks to The Leigh Sawmill Cafe The Headspace is an eclectic 2 hour journey through Ninja Jazz, Funk & Reggae, Downtempo, Blunted Hip Hop, Dubstep and classic Drum & Bass. Focussing on the often overlooked music from around the world, the Headspace...

THE HOLD UP

THE HOLD UP

Tuesday 10am-Midday with DLT & DT (left to right): Dan Tippet, Chali 2na (Jurassic 5), DLT Base Originals Dan Tippett (and sometimes DLT) bring it raw and always keep it real. Classic hiphop with a nod to the old school, mixed in the reggae, funk and soul. Dan...

SIFTY GOODNESS

Tuesday 6 – 8pm with BENN MORRISON & R.I.ABrought to you by Griff Cooke: Neuromuscular massage therapist BENN MORRISON has been addicted to music since he first laid his little ears on his Dad’s Bob Marley record at the prime age of 6 years old. Since that nostalgic moment his...

4 O'CLOCK ROADBLOCK

Monday 4pm – 6pm with PRINTOR & SELECTO “Printor’s Choice” & “The Rewind Show” have combined forces for the newly christened 4 O’CLOCK ROADBLOCK, Mondays 4 – 6pm. PRINTOR a.k.a. Ben Tippett, has been collecting music since he was about 9. His Monday Drive show came about after...