Musical Fever next Saturday

Latest of these highly recommended events: Excellent sessions for the young and old! Here is the lowdown from the organisers: Dear musical fever massive, the next MUSICAL FEVER event will be happening in the hot bed of London nightlife that is SHOREDITCH – and were sure you´ll agree that we have one of the HOTTEST …

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Busy times next Friday

These should be good: The first in a new series of live events by curated by comrade Johnny Mugwump. More info here. Followed by a short walk or bus ride up Stoke Newington High Street, to: Krautfunkdiscocosmicspacebleeps to burn up the dancefloor Higamos Hogamos (DC Recordings) Live! Eat Lights, Become Lights (Enraptured Records) Live! DJs …

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dance your blues away this weekend

Two events worth supporting this weekend in North London. Spirit and Solution Sound session Roots & Culture Bashment Saturday 8th May 2010 Chances, 399 High Rd, Tottenham N17 6QN 9pm till late MUSIC BY… Solution Sound System along with DJ Poison and Mark Solution Rim Bim Pastor Nicholls (spiceradio1.com) African Simba (africa radio) Supporting DJ …

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FILM: DUKE VIN & THE BIRTH OF SKA – screening in Tottenham

London in the 1950’s was a cold place in more ways than the obvious. Or so it appeared if you were one of the thousands of newly arrived Jamaicans. Many were overqualified for their menial jobs. Thousands of others quite simply could not get work. Discrimination and racial tensions culminated in fierce riots in both …

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King Midas Sound’s blog

King Midas Sound An interesting development – some exclusive bits of artwork, linkage and lyrics. Oh and the full text of “Scientist Meets The Ghost Captain”, Kevin Martin’s excellent sleevenotes from the seminal “Macro Dub Infection” compilation. King Midas Sound perform their London debut at Corsica Studios this Saturday as part of the Hyperdub “5” …

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UCL Urban Laboratory – Creative Edge: Saturday 26 September

London’s outer suburbs have stereotypically been portrayed and understood as safe, boring and an anathema to inspiration, especially against more dynamic, spectacular and multilayered central districts. Yet, London’s suburbia has proved a fertile and innovative seedbed for creativity, particularly in contrast to an increasingly gentrified, generic and bland historic centre. From the literature of Hanif …

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