ADV TIX FOR SAT DEC 19 - THE SOUTH LONDON SOUL TRAIN JAMES BROWN 9 YEAR ANNIVERSARY XMAS SPECIAL ARE SOLD OUT. https://www.facebook.com/events/392540357623338/ HOWEVER WE HAVE A MIN OF 500 TICKETS OTD & 4 FLOORS OPEN, SO PLENTY OF ROOM FOR EVERYBODY TO COME AND GET DOWN! [Early Pls]
NEXT EVENT: Thu Dec 31 - The South London Soul Train New Years Eve - 4 Floor, 5 Room, 9 Hour Epic. http://www.residentadvisor.net/event.aspx?763220
See you on the dancefloors fo sho X
Sat Dec 19 - It’s time for our annual The South London Soul Train JB celebration as we mark the 9th anniversary of the passing of the unequalled genius that is / was the Hardest working man in show business. Mr Dynamite. Jaaaaaaaaaaaames Brown. [Dec 25 2006 RIP] An SLST Christmas Special where your host with the absolute most JAZZHEADCHRONIC celebrates the life and works of the original Godfather of Soul with a mind blowing 5 hour set [7 in total] featuring the Solo works to collaborations and compositions played by one of the fierced bands to grace a funked up stage or recording studio. Maceo Parker to Fred Wesley, Vicki Anderson to Bobby Byrd + More.
JHC mining the complete back catalogue of James Brown and dropping it til it hurts. Live bombs o' soul from his iconic Polydor Record Years to epic works of the 70’s, 80's and 90's - James Brown Classics ’Sex Machine’, ‘Please, Please, Please’ and ‘Get Up Offa That Thang' to all time 'The JBs' Anthems “Across The Tracks’ ‘Soul Power’ and ’Think'. Lest we forget classic solo works from simply mind blowing Albums ’The Payback', ’The Jungle Groove', ‘Black Caesar' + More. ’Shoot Your Shot', ’The Funky Drummer', ‘Get On The Good Foot’ the list goes on and on and on.
Original Takes to remixes and rare gems from the Polydor, Federal, King and Scotti Brothers Record Vaults dropped hard, large, loud and direct to the dancefloor all night long - alongside more than a few equally heavyweight non JB joints to keep the vibe absolutely righteous.
Then on level 2 Legendary Djs SNOWBOY & DEAN RUDLAND unleash more Soul and Funk Beasts on 45 direct to the whole ah you soul. Droppin the heaviest Vinyl like rain for days - dance like thunder. Absolutely, positively Storming!
Level 3 - The simply outstanding NIK WESTON & Bad Ass Deadly DJ Partner HUW 72 promise another night of blistering eclectic, globalistic groove.
The South London Soul Train James Brown Christmas Special line up completed by Basement residents First Word Founder GILLA & special guests from Wah Wah 45s. Soul, the whole soul and nothing but the soul on 45 + Moh. Tunes to make you go DAMN!
So you know Basement also has a chill out area - A place to catch your breath between marathon stints on the dance floor. And with 4 dancefloors pumping all night long - believe us, you gonna need it.
And as it’s Christmas, expect more than a handful of Christmas Joints and jams thrown on all floors to keep the party positively festive. Ding... Dong!
As always,All floors 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, Motown to Club Classics and Anthems.
However, Passengers are requested to check their Souls at the Station as this ones for good time party people only! No Bass Wobbles Here, Only Love, Funk and Souuuuuuuul.
Admission £5/7/10 Adv from RA or £12 OTD / Takes place on the 1st + 3rd Sat of each month.
NOTE: 500 TICKETS ALWAYS AVAILABLE ON THE DOOR. However pls get there early as is always a roadblock, but once in it's well worth it :D
Next Event: Thurs Dec 31 - The South London Soul Train New Years Eve 4 Floor, 5 Room Epic. http://www.residentadvisor.net/event.aspx?763220
Merry Xmas y’all.
Let’s keep getting it on,
See you on the dancefloors fo sho