Le Scratch is a fresh monthly event which mixes the hottest Hip-hop influenced sounds with Live Art Installations from hyped London illustrators and artists. All artwork, posters and shoe customisations made on the night will be given away on the night.
Le Scratch Acts 21.04.11
After a huge launch at XOYO in March, Le Scratch see in the Bank Holiday weekend at Bloomsbury Bowling Lanes with a serious line up of talent…
DJ & Producer Snips is widely recognized as being one of London’s hottest ‘scene’ DJs, spinning a mix of Hip Hop, Bashment, Old School Classics, in addition to playing for luminaries such as Kanye West, Common and Mos Def. djsnips.com/home.cfm
Motive has made a name for himself smashing up all types of parties throwing down Hip Hop & Dance hall or mixing up Grime, Dubstep & Garage. Highlights include spinning at Reebok parties, Glastonbury and YoYo. mixcloud.com/motive
For Phaze One it’s all about getting back to hiphop as an art form. He’s had 25k views on SB.TV, his Mixtape has been downloaded over 5000 times and his collaborations include with beatboxer Faith SFX. phazeone.bandcamp.com
Mr Verde has a style that sets him apart from the crowd as he dares to go where many wouldn’t. His style is “Very LDN”, being compared to Slick Rick, Ian Dury and even Lily Allen! His first live performance was at Glastonbury 2010 and he’s been asked to return for 2011. This guy is insanely talented, mark our words! soundcloud.com/mr-verde
Live painting, video installations, light artists and illustration are courtesy of St Martins students Athena Anastasiou, Emily Campbell-Burdett and Estabrak Al-Ansari [flickr.com/photos/three_strokes], Ricky Diaghe [diaghe.com, Marie Rodrigues [marieerr.com] and Kingsley Nebechi [kingsleynebechi.co.uk].
Resident’s on the night include Le Scratch djs TP and guests.
Advance £4 from lescratch.com