A.J. Holmes & the Hackney Empire, Style & Swagger, Vamanos, Moroka, A.J. Holmes, MC Kastro
After four special years of tropical madness as Secousse at the NHAC the resident DJ team of A.J. Holmes, Vamanos, Moroka & their Congolese MC Kastro start all new party Palm City Social with an East London residency to bring their infectious tribal pressure to the Bedroom Bar.
A.J. HOLMES & THE HACKNEY EMPIRE
From the depths of Hackney come a band that are taking over the world with their unique blend of Afro pop with a home grown British sensibility. They are A.J. Holmes & The Hackney Empire. This six-piece are destroying everywhere they play. "the ultimate Afro party disco machine" - Ghetto Bassquake blog
Their debut single 'FRAUDIAN SLIP', produced by Radioclit was released last year to critical acclaim
'A Grade-A Feelgood BANGER' - The Fader magazine
'I f***ing love it!! wow and a hot remix package too' - Sinden (Kiss FM / DJ Producer)
STYLE & SWAGGER
Style & Swagger are Kazabon, Why Delila and The Large, a trio of dancehall DJs with a bi-weekly radio show on NTS running brand new Caribbean sounds from dancehall, bashment, soca and funky.
Having already supported Rodigan and rocked Notting Hill Carnival in 2011, watch out for S&S in 2012.
Expect manic Kwaito, Kuduro, UK funky, Reggaeton, Coupe decale, Funana, Shangaan Electro, Dabke, Soca, Dancehall, Pretoria House, Moombahton, Balani, Tecno Brega, High Life, Bubu, Turkish electro, Palm wine, Cumbia, Tribal Guarachero, merengueton and beyond.