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Things To Do Before Or After The Matterhorn

This weekend, get out there to The Smokefree Pacifica Beats Finals at The Town Hall, on Friday featuring King Kapisi, A recommended movie pick is Ghost Dog, starting at The Rialto tonight, and Happy Birthday Bar Bodega, pop down to show your support for the bodge this Tuesday!

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Wednesday 30th - The Domestic Lounge - Boz Rocking the night This week check out the fresh reggae flavors, from DJs Duke Willis & Barney Ferrari of Boz Rock... The mighty Duke Willis and the Boz Scaggs of Boz Rock, Barney Ferrari steal the show at The Domestic Lounge with their winning smiles and pert tunes. forget about the chores, turn off the tele and get down to The Boz Rock.

Thursday 31st - Expansions with b-lo Drum and bass, electronica and other scintillating dance styles that make dance music more than just duff duff... (or oonst)... join b-lo for a cultivated and cultured weekly session of brain food from the most diligent and unassuming DJ in Wellington.Cerebral sounds for liberated feet.

Friday 1st September - Mu & Zen Fresh from his Friday night flava on Radio Active 89FM, Mu teams up with his long time buddy Zen (of the Jewel School) for a merry night of booty slapping tunes. The downbeat dopplgangers are your key to beating the weeks¹ travail, Come early for a delicious early dinner, then the party arrives with the MU & Zen at 10pm.

Saturday 2nd September- The Jet Set - VEE LA ROC¹s De La Soul release party! The Jet Set check the mood and match it with a fine array of monster grooves. Join this weeks Jet Set, who bring a swag of vinyl delights to help relax your body and soul. From hip hop, house, bass and groove The Jet Set¹s residents are a dedicated crew of vinyl junkies, committed to keeping the floor filled!

Gilles Peterson's Worldwide radio show bought to you courtesy of The Matterhorn, Every Sunday night from 5-7pm on Radio Active 89Fm.

Wednesday 6th September - The Domestic Lounge with Twinset Twinset play live jazz the first Wednesday of every month as part of The Domestic Lounge. Let Twinset caress your mid week woes away to the tune of funky live lounge and jazz. If you haven't caught them yet, do so. A recommended pick of the month!

Thursday 7th- Expansions with b-lo Drum and bass, electronica and other scintillating dance styles that make dance music more than just duff duff... (or oonst)... join b-lo for a cultivated and cultured weekly session of brain food from the most diligent and unassuming DJ in Wellington. Cerebral sounds for liberated feet.

Friday 8th - Mu & Zen Fresh from his Friday night flava on Radio Active 89FM, Mu teams up with his long time buddy Zen (of the Jewel School) for a merry night of booty slapping tunes. The downbeat dopplgangers are your key to beating the weeks¹ travail, Come early for a delicious early dinner, then the party arrives with the MU & Zen at 10pm.

Saturday 9th - The Jet Set with Vee La Rock and DJ KOA The Jet Set check the mood and match it with a fine array of monster grooves. Join this weeks Jet Set, who bring a swag of vinyl delights to help relax your body and soul. From hip hop, house, bass and groove The Jet Set¹s residents are a dedicated crew of vinyl junkies, committed to keeping the floor filled!

Gilles Peterson's Worldwide radio show bought to you courtesy of The Matterhorn, Every Sunday night from 5-7pm on Radio Active 89Fm.

Wednesday 13th - The Domestic Lounge Featuring Jonathan Crayford. Fresh from NYC Jonathan Crayford pops into the Matterhorn for his worldly jazz bake. Experience a live encounter full of the tangy jazz flavor the Jonathan is known for. join Jonathan and friends as they spice up the Domestic Lounge with noodly jazz jams!

all events at The Matterhorn are free unless indicated otherwise


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