Benji B (DEVIATION / BBC RADIO 1 - UK)
Jeremy Sole (theLIFT / KCRW / AFRO FUNKE - LA)
WISEACRE (theLIFT - LA / LOUIE AND CHAN - NYC)
ok LA.... we have been working on this booking for quite sometime.... and yes theLIFT lads are quite excited to shared the big heavy glitchy sounds of london's finest.... BENJI B. expect a journey into musical territories you never thought possible. after hosting GILLES PETERSON last year, it's such a pleasure to now bring the other BBC rockstar tastemaker to our innvocation. do not miss this one LA.... BENJI is a true force in the global family of modern music.... this will be HUGE!
our fearless ringleader: JONATHAN RUDNICK
visuals by ACIDWASH
TURBOSOUND by VICTOR
and of course the massive mirrorball
SECURE UNIQUE LOCATION... PLENTY OF PARKING, NO SHUTTLES
***FOR LOCATION ADDRESS PLEASE RSVP TO: [email protected]
***THE ADDRESS WILL BE SENT BY EMAIL TO YOU ON FRIDAY MAY 11TH
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an BBC animated bit about BENJI B
Benji B is a DJ and broadcaster from London, UK. He has presented an influential radio show on BBC Radio 1Xtra for the past 10 years since the station's launch in 2002. As a DJ he is known for playing music from the entire spectrum of soulful music, primarily hip hop, house, soul, electronic, Detroit techno, dubstep, boogie, disco and more. Benji B has been DJing for fifteen years and plays all over the globe all year round.
Benji is also the resident at the monthly club night he runs in London called Deviation. The Deviation night regularly showcases famous DJs and producers, such as Sa-Ra Creative Partners, Skream, Mark Pritchard, Moodymann, Mala, Marc Mac, MJ Cole, and was the first night in Europe at which Flying Lotus and Dâm-Funk played. There have been one-off Deviation nights at Fabric featuring Madlib and J-Rocc and in Madrid, Spain. In March 2010 the night moved from its home at Gramaphone to CAMP on Old Street.