This weekend’s listings…

Hello all!

Here’s a round up of great music going on this weekend…


Tonight: The first 12 Tone night sees the up and coming music present a night dedicated to new music that’s hard to categorise or define-but is sure to make you move! Playing: 12 Tone Brass Band play their combination of 70’s Funk, hip Hop and Spiritual Jazz, Awale play Afro Gypsy Beat and DJ Duke Etienne will be spinning the best roots you’ll hear for a long time.

Saturday 24 July: Soul Jazz Sound System+Gagadilo+Illbilly Hitec. Superhoot in association with Wormfood presents Soul Jazz Soundsystem DJs from Soul Jazzz Records. Expect to hear Reggae, Afro, Dubstep, Jazz and much more. With GagaDilo  expect ‘skafrobalkanicjazzjazzproject’ all the way from France whilst Illbilly Hitec from Berlin make Freestyler type music you’ll love to move around to

Both nights FREEEEE!

The Rest is Noise

Tonight: Totally Tropical hosted by Shimmy Shimmy DJs. If you’re looking for music to make you sweat this is for you as bashment and dancehall will fill the place. 9pm-3am Free before 10pm £2 after or £1 with a regulars card.

Saturday 24 July: Sambalanco. Hackney Colliery – live
Sambalanco residents djs
The Hackney Colliery feature trumpets, trombones, saxes, sousaphone and heavy percussion, the band are totally acoustic, yet can totally blow the roof off. This night is launching their debut single “Money”  and will be backed up on the turntables by Sambalanco stalwarts Dave Blackgrove, Riley and Si Tubby. This will be an amazing night.
From 9pm – 2am  £3 entry

The Windmill

Saturday 24 July: The Murmur Box Presents A Carnival of Sorts. Far too many bands to mention but get yourselves down there for a day loaded with great love music. 2pm onwards £5

Upstairs at the Ritzy

Tonight: Get Hot Or Go Home! A fantastic night of Rockabilly and Vintage rockers. Playing: The Piccadilly Bullfrogs + The Muleskinners. FREE

Saturday 24 July: United Vibrations. The Uk’s first 12 tone band! They blur the boundaries between music genres. Imagine Afro Rock, Afro-Anglo Hybrid, Mulatto Music, Afro-Punk, Jazz-Punk… FREE

Brixton Jamm

Tonight: Dubfreaks and Dubpack bring you another ‘heart-pounding night’! Playing: Funtcase, Cookie Monsta, Ash Burner & Goli and many more…Sure to be a hectic night. 10pm-6am £2 for first 200 people £3 after.

Saturday 24 July: Alabama 3 present Outlaw, Acoustic and Unplugged and Alan Mcgee (DJ Set). It’s got the live room rammed with loads of great bands and the Dance room to- yeah you’ve guessed it- dance your socks off. 8pm-4am £10

Plan B

Tonight: Rhythm Section. Join Lil’ Silva, Girl Unit, Is Tropical (live) and Chairman Kato for a night of Hip Hop and Funky House.

Saturday 24 July: Erykah Badu Afterparty. After hearing (or not ) the one and only songstress of soul head here to hear a great collection of 80s jams, Funk, Hip Hop, Soul, Boogie and 90s R’n’B. 10pm-5am  £10