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Gigs for Africa

This list of gigs is pretty intense, I'll let it speak for itself its been a busy mid-year...

Wed 4 Aug
  one million dollars @Shadows Bar
Must be part of their orientation. Check it out.

  Shadows Bar, Ak University.
Fri 6 Aug

one million dollars, dDUB, Recliner, Dunc tha Funk, The Natural Disasters and Bobby Brazuka
Tickets $10 from Real Groovy or on the door. All proceeds go to Everyone’s Child Romania, supporting children with HIV and their families.

   The Safari Lounge, 116 Ponsonby Rd.
Fri 20 Aug

Shunt II:
With one million dollars, OdESSA, The Hot Grits;
DJs Cesar, Dunc tha Funk, The Natural Disasters!

  The Safari Lounge, 116 Ponsonby Rd.
Fri 27 Aug
  SJD in Wellington

   Venue T.B.A.
Sat 28 Aug
  one million dollars in Wellington
Bar Bodega Birthday
With OdESSA and the Natural Disasters
Call venue for details.
  Bar Bodega, Ghuznee St, Wellington.
Fri 10 Sept
  SJD in Christchurch

   Venue T.B.A.
Sat 11 Sept
  SJD in Dunedin

   Venue T.B.A.
Sun 12 Sept
  one million dollars in Wanaka

   Wanaka Jazz Festival.
Fri 17 Sept

one million dollars at the Studio

   The Studio, new venue on K Rd.
Fri 1 Oct

one million dollars at Rakinos
With The Natural Disasters

   Rakinos, 1st Floor 35 High St.
  A band I play drums for
  A band I think are The Bomb
  Interesting Event/Multimedia

Also, this just in:
p-bass expressway Easy Ride Tour 2004

Heavyweight Soul Productions presents six piece Christchurch funk outfit p-bass expressway on their 2004 New Zealand Tour.

p-bass will be laying down a set of solid grooves and raw funk from their debut album Express Funk (released HWSP and Rhythmethod Dec 2003), and plenty of new groove focused material from their next forthcoming release.

In support will be live funk from Christchurch five piece Magnetic, and funk/soul/rare groove DJ’s Soul Providah and Partido.

Tour Dates for the Easy Ride tour are listed as follows :

Thurs Aug 5th @ Paddy’s Wanaka
Fri Aug 6th @ Refuel Dunedin(with Def-innit Breaks)
Sat Aug 7th @ Subculture Queenstown
Thurs Aug 12th @ The CD Store Colombo St Christchurch (lunchtime)
Thurs Aug 12th @ The Jetset Lounge Christchurch
Fri Aug 13th @ The Rising Sun Auckland
Sat Aug 14th @ Bodega Wellington (with Vital Sounds)

p-bass expressway play all styles of funk from old school funk to disco funk and early 80’s hip-hop grooves. Recently added to the line up in p-bass is Matiu Tehuki who performs vocals on a number of new tracks.

If you missed p-bass expressway on their last tour in February, make sure to get a solid dose of funk this winter on the Easy Ride Tour…..p-bass are bringing you the funk!

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