Level 1 - The James Brown Fam DJ Collective (Scratch Perverts & Krafty Kuts), Nik Weston, Level 2 - Snowboy, Dean Rudland, Level 2/Room 2 - Nik Weston, Huw 72, Basement / Rye Wax - Dom Servini, Scrimshire
Sat Dec 15 - Time for our annual smokin' hot The South London Soul Train JB celebration. Marking the 12 year 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 welcomes THE JAMES BROWN FAM DJ COLLECTIVE of heavyweight turntablists (SCRATCH PERVERTS + KRAFTY KUTS), here to celebrate the life and works of the original Godfather of Soul. Dropping a mind blowing 5 hour set featuring the Solo works to collaborations and compositions played by one of the fiercest bands to grace a funked up stage or recording studio. Maceo Parker to Fred Wesley, Vicki Anderson to Bobby Byrd + More at The CLF Art Cafe.
LEVEL 1 - A Tribute To James Brown & His Funky Family
From Midnight, JB FAM DJS 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 ’Say It Loud, I’m Black & I'm Proud’, ‘Get On The Good Foot’ and ’Super Bad' 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', ‘Give It Up or Turn It Loose’ 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.
With Mukatsuku Head NIK WESTON opening up on Level 1 with an audio blow torch from 10pm sharp.
Then on LEVEL 2 Legendary DJ SNOWBOY takes to the decks for an all out funk assault alongside crate digger extraordinaire DEAN RUDLAND - here to unleash a positive Tsunami of Soul and Funk Beasts on 45 direct to the whole ah you soul. Droppin the heaviest Vinyl like rain for daze - dance like thunder. Absolutely, positively Storming!
LEVEL 2 / ROOM 2 - S’all about Mukatsuku Records Founder, the simply outstanding NIK WESTON & Long term DJ partner and audio partner in riddim & rhyme DJ HUW 72 - Promising another night of blistering eclectic, globalistic groove. Bringing tha audio love and vinyl pressure. And the dance floor went BOOM!
The South London Soul Train James Brown Xmas Special Line up completed in The RYE WAX BASEMENT by DJs from the highly influential WAH WAH 45 Record label. Wah Wah Chief DOM SERVINI joined by SLST Resident SCRIMSHIRE - Here to deliver a smorgasbord of palatable soul joints from the flip and love side. Funk to Soul, Disco to Boogie, Then to Now. Always on point! Absolutely, Positively, Taste. T.
Oh, 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. As we like to say "Ding… Dong Merrily on high …. let’s get high on Music"
The South London Soul Train (as always) All floors, 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 ones for good time party people only! No Bass Wobbles Here, Only Love, Funk and Souuuuuuuul.
The South London Soul Train Runs 10pm - 5am / £5-13 Adv from RA or £15 OTD / Takes place every Saturday night at The CLF Art Cafe www.clfartcafe.org + Last Sat of each month (Son Of The South London Soul Train) at Omeara London + beyond.
MIN OF 500 TIX ALWAYS OTD!
NEXT EVENTS: Sat Dec 22 - The South London Soul Train Extra Xmas Special with King Rooster (Live) + More http://www.residentadvisor.net/events/1185140
THE BIG ONE! Mon Dec 31 - The South London Soul Train New Years Eve, 4 Floor, 5 Room Epic with The Allergies Live at the CLF Art Cafe. http://www.residentadvisor.net/events/1176328
Sat Jan 05 2019 - The South London Soul Train w/ Riot Jazz Brass band (Live) + More at The CLF Art Cafe. http://www.residentadvisor.net/events/1177860
But for now .....
Time to keep getting it on,
See you on the dancefloors fo sho