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Magnetic City

Electronic late night blues, music across borders, genres and time periods that fits the soundsystem approach of playing soulful and funk-based music for audiences. Be it clubs or carnivals, festivals or favelas, you've arrived at Magnetic City with Peter Darlington. The Magnetic City Show has been running fortnightly on Nelson’s Fresh FM Radio Station since 2013. We present 2 hours of soulful, funky music mixing up funk, reggae, dub, hiphop and house covering latest releases through to stone cold classics, every second Wednesday night from 7-9, replaying Saturday night 10-12. Sponsored by Collingwood Pharmacy in Nelson. Show Less

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Magnetic City - Aug 21 19
Raise a glass & pour a little liquor out tonight at 7pm for the final Magnetic City Show, Live on Nelson's www.FreshFM.Net and it's an all classics night from Gil Scott Heron to Kendrick Lamar, Marlena Shaw to The Internet. We say goodbye playing many of our favourites from over the years covering hiphop, funk, soul, electro, reggae and dub, including the genius of the late, great King Tubby.
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Magnetic City - Aug 07 19
Tonight we have a hatload of new tunes from Tyler the Creator, Rhi, Soul Sugar, Khruangbin, Terror Danja, reggae legend Vin Gordon and some wild dancehall mixtape madness from Duppy Gun & Skrs International. We also take a moment to remember astral bassonaut and beatmaker, brother Ras G. Featuring Tyler the Creator, Rhi, Soul Sugar, Khruangbin, Terror Danja, Vin Gordon Duppy Gun x Skrs Intl & Ras G & the African Space Program.
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Magnetic City - Jun 26 19
Jamaican dub from Bunny Lee, Prince Jammy and Barrington Levy. We remember French electronic supremo Philippe Zdar, and have a hatload of new tunes from Flowdan, Moodymann, Takovoi, Maribou State, Thomass Jackson and deep dancehall business from Miss Red
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Magnetic City - Jul 10 19
Magnetic City - Jul 10 19
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Magnetic City - Jun 12 19
This week's show celebrates the epic new album, Flamagra from Flying Lotus, a new dancehall scorcher from Busy Signal, new tunes from Peggy Gou, Isaac Birituro, Linkwood and all manner of other Tuesday night beats & Pieces!
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Magnetic City - May 29 19
Plenty of funky Jamaican business, Dennis Bovell dubs, soulful funk, new tunes from Peggy Gou, Pressure Sounds, Slowthai, Skinny Pelembe, Colm K, Manasseh, Tall Black Guy and pure Fyah from Bristol dancehall queen Eva Lazarus with Mungo's Hifi!
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Magnetic City - May 15 19
A hefty load of dub and bass wrecking business and a hatload of new tunes from Quantic, Georgia Anne Muldrow, Fourtet, and a celebration of legendary UK reggae label Fashion Records.
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Magnetic City - May 01 19
An outrageous amount of funky business including a cheeky 420 celebration from Amerigo Gazaway, plus new music from Anderson .Paak, Flowdan, Erick Legrand, OBF and NZ's very own Aldous Harding.
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Magnetic City - Apr 17 19
Record Store Day tunes as well as the brand new and highly autobiographical album from the one and only Lee Scratch Perry plus much much more! Autobiography Of The Upsetter - Lee "Scratch" Perry, Understand What Black is (Prince Fatty Dub) - The Last Poets, East Of The River Nile Alt. Take (Dub) - Zara McFarlane & Dennis Bovell, and many others.
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Magnetic City - Apr 03 19
New albums from Cinematic Orchestra, Shy FX and Ras G and the Afrikan Space Programme. Also new dub and bass goodness from The Last Poets with Prince Fatty as well as new tunes from Sikka Rymes and 14KT, and we remember the one and only Ranking Roger from The Beat.
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Magnetic City - Mar 20 19
Featuring a glorious new retrospective from Wrongtom as well as a rude amount of classic dub and funk, plus heavy hitters from Flowdan, Takovoi, Rodney P and much more.
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Magnetic City - Mar 06 19
Warm and funky business from 90s hiphop to afro reggae and bangin' new tunes from Flame1, Dub Asylum, Quelle Chris and Zara McFarlane
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