â†’ Kaidi Tatham || Katie Barber || Atjazz || Marcia Carr || T. Maronie || Bunny Bread â†
TMP and the POW (Stop Making Sense) bring together some of UK’s best Underground DJs, expect a a sound clash fusion – old hybrids meets new electronica and beyond.
Following on from the huge success of SoundcLash at the end of January things have gone into overdrive with the interest for another party so in response to the the public cry for more we are only happy to announce that SoundcLash ‘Round Two’ is here – Saturday 22nd March is the date to bookmark for next heats of the male and female dj battle of the finest beats and rhythms rattling the dance floors of the Underground.
â— As team captains: Kaidi Tatham (2000Black) and Marcia DaVinylMC (Mi-Soul) gather their ‘arms’ of music mustards we are joined by very special guests – they guys need all the help they can rally in truth.
Enter into the ring Atjazz Recording artist the kingpin himself Atjazz who has taken up the gauntlet to assist The Ladz. Joining him to fortify their efforts of bombarding of eclectic rhythms, beats and grooves to try and dizzy The Ladyz is Jazz Re-Freshed aficianado Bunny Bread (Code Emphasis).
â— Once again repping for the women: Katie Barber and T. Maronie are stacked up with right credentials, they are more than able to hold court showing one and all that us Ladyz across the musical spectrum know how to get you dancers and clubbers alike in a spin – you had better be ready to take the good vibes and pretty shapes to the dance floor.
‘Round Two’ of the SoundcLash promises to be another fab night of music splendour of Broken Beats, Future Boogie, the all essential dubplates and colour assortment of all that is House music. We’ve lots of good humour and banter and chat to anhilate de bwoy dem and de man dem who feel able to stand up to the test and take the Lash that is the SoundcLash.
Don’t delay to get your advance tickets from Resident Advisor at Â£8 each on sale now.
Doors: 10pm sharp
Bring your ID for a hassle-free entry.
With the new year come fresh ideas and new beginnings in clubland. ‘Soundclash’ brings together a variety of Dance music’s splintering forms: electronic breaks, syncopated beats, fusions of rhythms and melodic grooves to fuse with analogue styles and templates of familiarity within those sounds of the old school that music heads and clubbers still gravitate toward. Taking advantage of that Talking Music Productions’ Marcia Carr and the team behind Stop Making Sense and the Bedroom Bar have hit the ground running with a venture that brings together some of UK’s fine Underground talent to present this one-off special, a high flying showcase of music expression; a sound clash fusion – old hybrids meets new electronica and beyond.
SOUL DAMN FUNKYâ€™S 4TH BIRTHDAY
With UK soulful house legendâ€¦
*** SEAN MCCABE ***
Another year has passed so quickly and here we are again getting ready to celebrate the forth year of Soul Damn Funky.
Weâ€™ve had some of the biggest names in house music grace the Soul Damn Funky decks since we started in 2009 and that trend continues with non other than Sean McCabe.
For those of you who donâ€™t know the name, Sean McCabe is now one of the leading UK soulful house DJ/ producers and having remixed for the likes of: Todd Terry, Barbara Tucker, Dennis Ferrer, Joey Negro and Quentin Harris you can see why!
Bristol-based producer Sean McCabe has had plenty of time to develop his own sound. Famously, he created his first tracks at the tender age of 17. Now 28, heâ€™s spent the last 11 years fine-tuning a trademark sound that is effortlessly soulful.
Sean made his name in soulful house, developing a long-running relationship with legendary US garage label King Street Sounds. Since then, heâ€™s amassed an impressive discography, delivering inspired reworks for labels like Local Talk, Z Records, Strictly Rhythm, Room Control, Tribe, and Quantize.
A quick listen to any of his productions or one of his superb DJ sets will confirm this attractive, emotion-rich aesthetic. While rooted in house, his sound regularly takes on flavours of disco, boogie, Afro, deeper grooves, proto-house, â€˜80s garage-house dubs and much more besides.
As a DJ, he has forged a reputation at the legendary Southport Weekender, where he has performed regularly. Anyone who can impress the notoriously knowledgeable Southport Weekender crowd must be doing something right.
Sean has traveled the world as a DJ, playing as far afield as Asia and the United States, as well as regular appearances in Europe and the UK. Refreshingly, he seems to have no particular aspirations to play in gargantuan clubs, and admits to preferring gigs in small, intimate venues, where he can make a connection with the crowd.
Also on the night we have Soul Damn Funky residents Curly Deb, The Analysir, Kevin Fernando and Russell Ruckman.
Located in Brightonâ€™s beautiful theatre district, away from the madness of West & East Street, tucked away by the entrance to the Royal Pavilion, this intimate basement club with a â€œTurbosoundâ€ sound system, lights and lasers and a very professional and friendly team of staff.
The venue is also conveniently just five minutes from Brightonâ€™s mainline train station, all of the busses stop here and there is a taxi rank just over the road.
A SOULFUL SOIREE â€“ PARTY WITH LIKE MINDED PEOPLE
We had good numbers through the door at our last event plus lots of new faces all saying they will come again, but as this venue is smaller than the last one demand for tickets will be high, but on the plus side this means everyone whoâ€™s there will be there for the music, and when you go out for the music you want to be around like minded people.
The capacity is 150 but so its not uncomfortable we are only selling 120 tickets.
Party kicks off at 10pm and rolls through till 4am
7 Pavilion Buildings, Brighton, BN1 1EE.
Busses: North Street: 1, 1A, 2, 2A, 5, 5A, 5B, 7, 12, 12A, 12X, 13X, 14, 14B, 14C, 20X, 21B, 22, 22A, 24, 25, 26, 27, 27B, 27C, 28, 29,29B, 29X, 37, 37A, 37B, 46, 47, 48, 48E, 49, 50, 55, 56, 57, 59, 59A, 71, 73, 77, 78, 79, 81, 81A, 81B, 81C,81E, 700, N1, N5, N7, N12, N14, N25,
Taxiâ€™s: Streamline, 01273 202020
Hotel Du Vin, Ship Street: http://www.hotelduvin.com/
The Old Ship: http://
Travelodge, West Street: http://
Queens Hotel, Kings Road: http://
The Royal Albion, Old Stiene: http://
Royal York Hotel, Old Stiene: http://
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DON’T FORGET… Paul at Music Meltdown on: 01273 413800 or direct on his website: http://
Guests of Debbie & Merv? please contact them for tickets.
GIANT returns for their first party of 2014 & the third instalment at Peckham’s wonderfuL Bussey Building. It’s another heavyweight line up with Chicago’s Rahaan and UK disco don Joey Negro joining resident Tim Keenoy on the middle disco floor. DjMarcia Carr will be warming up the room from the outset too!
Upstairs Karizma, Stuart Patterson and Just Jonathan drop the quality house mix.
First 100 Tickets are a January sale of just Â£8 and we’re working with the venue to improve the sound all the time and will be pushing to make it a ticket only event to keep the crowd quality tip-top.
Tim Keenoy (Resident)
Stuart Patterson (Resident)
Just Jonathan (Gowlett)
GIANT, Sat 15th March 2014
The Bussey Building
133 Rye Lane, London SE15 4ST
Adv Early Birds – Â£8
1st Release Standard – Â£10
Final Release – Â£12
More on door (subject to availability)
Resident Advisor ticket link:
Oval Space Music brings you a quality deep house line-up with DJs and producers from across the pond, featuring guests Dennis Ferrer, DJ QU and Rick Wade. Our resident jozif couldn’t be better placed to complete this line up. With a record collection strewn with elegant house music, jozif’s driving house sets are set to become a staple at Oval Space.
Crafting house and techno music since the 90â€™s, Dennis Ferrer is a prolific character in the international electronic music scene. With a solid knowledge of the past and an insatiable hunger for the sounds of the future, Ferrer has worked and played with the best in the industry. From his original techno productions with Jerome Sydenham on Ibadan, to his gospel house sounds on Defected or his dance floor house anthems on King Street Sounds, Dennisâ€™ multi-faceted DJing and producing have ensured a consistently high level of success and recognition over the last 20 years.
In Todd L Burnâ€™s 2009 piece about the revival of New York City house music and Jus Edâ€™s Underground Quality label, DJ Qu – amongst contemporaries such as Levon Vincent and Black Jazz Consortium – featured heavily, kick starting our interest in him and his deep grooves. The self-proclaimed â€œDancersâ€™ DJâ€ (Qu was originally a dancer and instructor before concentrating solely on DJâ€™ing and production) favours the crowd above all else and is sure to please with his selection irresistible rhythms with New York roots.
Deep house stalwart Rick Wadeâ€™s sounds are present throughout what can only be described as a range of truly elegant record labels. Laid, Soulstar, Landed, Holic and Housewax are just a selection of labels where Rick Wadeâ€™s outstanding contributions to music can be heard. With an impressive eighty releases under his belt, Rick Wade takes our USA house-led line up to another level.
NEED2SOUL and BIRDSONG music join forces to bring you their fourth event in a series of â€œA private party withâ€¦â€ a format presenting established DJs playing in diverse spaces across London.
An intimate affair which has already witnessed legendary sessions from Francois K in the basement of an office block, a disco boogie down with none other than Derrick Carter in a photographic studio, and not forgetting the infamous stripped back warehouse raves with both legendary Kerri Chandler and Ron Trent.
Next up Need2soul and Birdsong have secured another house music legendâ€¦.they are very proud to announce that Joe Claussell will be headlining and playing his favourite tracks in a intimate space all night long.
Joe Claussell, DJ, producer, remixer and label honcho is a figurehead of the New York dance scene. He joined the legendary Body & Soul line up with FranÃ§ois K and Danny Krivit for 6 legendary years.
Clausell is responsible for some of the best house and disco sounds NYC has ever heard, and been an important link to endless memorable parties.
Joe tours and plays all over the world to an adoring audience of discerning house lovers, he is an acclaimed musician, visual artist and in demand for his production and remix work. Joe will have free reign on the 28th so expect a musical journey of his choice ranging from world, soul, disco, roots and house.
The secret venue will be kitted out with urei mixer, dope reel isolator, turbo sound system and wooden dance floor.
A night geared to the dancers, as we bring you a perfect evening in a private East London space with bespoke top spec sound system. Buy your tickets now as numbers are limited for this exclusive night.
1st Tier (Early Bird) Â£10 Tickets now SOLD OUT.
2nd Tier limited Â£12 tickets released. DONT MISS OUT!!!
3rd Tier limited Â£15 tickets.
Â£20 on the door!
10 pm â€“ 5 am.
Secret Venue TBA