ALL ABOARD THE SOUTH LONDON SOUL TRAIN WITH MF ROBOTS LIVE, NOW AT LAFAYETTE (KINGS CROSS)! Sat May 21 - Have we got one red hot, well cool and totally funked up show for you across 2 jumping rooms. Room 1, your host with the absolute most JAZZHEADCHRONIC welcoming the simply outstanding MF ROBOTS to The South London Soul Train Live stage for a night of pure sure fire funk, soul and ultimate get down business, now at LAFAYETTE (Kings Cross).
MF ROBOTS, the smoking hot live unit founded by Jan Kincaid (The Brand New heavies) vocally led by stunning performer Dawn Joseph, backed by a brilliant live band at the top of their game, this is one show that you definitely do not wanna miss. The SLST on tour whilst we await our return to Peckham later this year.
Add to that a 5 hour truly funked up set by Legendary funk, soul and boogie DJS PERRY LOUIS and original Funk Dread AITCH B in room 2 and you know we mean business. Future joint pain guaranteed.
Time to get some!!!
ROOM 1: MF ROBOTS (Band on stage at 1230am)
Collaborating for the first time while recording and performing with one of the UK’s most commercially successful Acid Jazz bands The Brand New Heavies in 2013, founder / drummer Jan Kincaid and vocalist Dawn Joseph discovered immediate musical chemistry and began writing songs together right away. They soon left the band to concentrate on their own work, starting MF Robots (Music For Robots) and releasing an eponymous debut in 2018. The band have toured the world and were personally asked by Lenny Kravitz to support him on his last European Arena tour – The bands latest record ‘Break The Wall’ is out on BBE Records and including contributions from studio legends, Gail Anne Dorsey (David Bowie) and Cory Wong (Vulfpeck).
Bottomline is, this band are well hot and on fire. Know this, you will definitely, positively feel it, LONG TIME!
ROOM 1 - JAZZHEADCHRONIC (Event Host))
Smashing it since 91, South London Soul Train host and CLF Art Cafe (Bussey Building) Founder JAZZHEADCHRONIC is Renowned for his positively aggressive and highly charged eclectic good time sets of soul, funk, groove, motown, disco, latin and or future sets of broken to afro beat, jungle to drum & bass, hip hop and beyond - One things for sure, whenever or wherever Jazzheadchronic Mickey Smith plays, the dance floor blows up and the crowd always, but always feel it. Long time!!! Good time dance floor action and future joint pain guaranteed
ROOM 2 - DJ PERRY LOUIS (JAZZCOTECH) - (11pm-4am)
Perry Louis is one of the UK's top old-school jazz dancers and founder of JazzCotech. Through a dance career spanning more than 25 years he has amassed a lot of records and can now boast a collection of over 20,000. As well as DJing regularly at London's only monthly jazz dance session, Shiftless Shuffle, Perry has DJ'd all over the UK and abroad including Ireland, Denmark and Japan.
Perry is also a long-standing resident DJ at The South London Soul Train.
ROOM 2 - AITCH B (SOUL 360) - (11pm-4am)
Aitch B has been a long-standing a member of the world-famous musical collective SOUL II SOUL, since meeting Jazzie B, in 1983 and is one of “The Original Funki Dreds” From the blues parties and warehouse scene to the birth of London’s “Original Rare Groove” era to the groundbreaking Sunday nights at the Africa Centre to the then legendary Friday nights at The Fridge, Brixton, Aitch was there on the cutting edge playing tunes that really mattered. Further establishing him as a well-known and respected figure helping to nurture London’s expanding club scene.
The South London Soul Train (as always) will be taking, all passengers on a Non-Stop Magical Mystery Tour through all things Too Damn Funky. P-Funk to Jazz Funk, Soul Jazz to Rare Groove N’ Stax, Brass, Breaks, Bop and Hop to Motown, Club Classics and Anthems.
However - Passengers are requested to check their Souls at the Station as this one's for good time party people only! No Bass Wobbles Here, Only Love, Funk and Souuuuuuuul.
The South London Soul Train Runs 11pm - 4am / £5-13 Adv from RA https://ra.co/events/1391616 or £15 OTD at Lafayette (Kings Cross) / SLST Currently touring London + beyond until we return to Peckham later in 2022.
MIN OF 150 TIX OTD! (Entry B4 1am)
Next Event: Sat July 02 - The South London Soul Train American Independence Funk Day Special with Echoes Of America (Live) + More in 3 rooms at Omeara London. https://ra.co/events/1527123
Time to keep getting it ON!
See you on the dancefloors fo sho