Returning to Notting Hill Carnival for the 10th year with its biggest programme of events to date! Paying respect to Carnival’s rich heritage, prolific present and emerging future. 🎉🎤🔊
Along with hosting an open-to-all sound system on Sunday, Red Bull Music will be teaming up with Mangrove to mark the local mas band’s 40th year anniversary, bringing the biggest float on the carnival parade on bank holiday Monday!
A line-up of dancehall, afro bashment and UK afrobeats biggest names will descend onto Emslie Horniman’s Pleasance Park for the return of the Red Bull Music Sound System. The lineup includes likes of leading UK afrobeats star Maleek Berry, Warning Crew’s First Lady Lisa Mercedez and Leicester-hailing dancehall rapper, Trillary Banks. Afro B and Team Salut will also make their sound system comeback, with their collaborative Afrowave Sound set, joined this year by their very own dance crew.
Designed especially for this year’s parade, Red Bull Music will be partnering with Mangrove to bring their biggest (and loudest) ever float truck to the official carnival route the following day. Alongside hordes of Mangrove dancers, the float will also house performances from the likes of UK carnival mainstays, The Heatwave, Trinidad’s Patrice Rodgers and self-proclaimed ‘Prince of Soca’ Iwer Geroge.
A mini festival of pure positive vibes for the annual NYE extravaganza. Kick off 2018 with Conjunto Sabroso, Honeyfeet and The Odd Beats. A declaration of creativity, diversity, harmony and good times! 🎉💃🕺
Heavyweight global beats party producers Movimientos Arriba La Cumbia and Lizard Stage are back with their annual NYE extravaganza! You know the deal – folk, brass, gypsy, Latin, African and Balkan beats over two floors.
This year’s theme? Love Revolution.
Dancing until the early hours, three live bands, and eight DJs over two floors. Plus see Rich Mix transformed with incredible lights and beautiful decorations…
It’s the end of 2017 and we celebrate at the Loco’ depot Oslo once again; connecting good people with great music. You’ll find their hand-picked special guests and excellent residents playing House, Disco, Funk & Boogie at a state-of-the-art club and bar space, within a converted Victorian railway station. 🎉 🚂 👯 👯♂️
Attention all passengers! This Locomotive Disco Express service is now preparing to leave platform 2017. Calling at Harry Wolfman, Jive Talk, and Harrison via Oslo Hackney before reaching the final destination of 2018.
We recommend purchasing a ticket in advance for this service as ticket inspectors will be operating at this station.
Four rooms of music, six murder weapons, and all your favourite characters from the board game Cluedo will be gathering for an epic Halloween party. Dress as your favourite Cluedo character or come in your most outrageous Halloween attire and prepare for a night where dancing, singing and murder will combine in a brilliantly fun Cluedo experience, hosted by the marvellously mischievous, Bang Bang. 🎃 🤡
Guests will be let loose to explore and discover the interactive shenanigans hosted by each of the Cluedo characters over the three floors of Library. Each space will be devoted to party madness but at some point the scene will turn deadly with a murder played out in magnificent Cluedo style. Will it be Professor Plum in the Basement with the Candlestick? Or Miss Scarlett in the Boardroom with the Lead Piping? It’s up to you to be in the right place at the right time in order to crack the case!
Arrive between 7pm and 9pm for a free welcome cocktail and to gain Bang Bang’s inside tips on how to best play the game. From there, the night will go into full swing with the main game going through to 2am so don’t be late – or it just might be your funeral…
Dare you discover the secrets at LIBRARY?
Dance, sing and party your way through the Cluedo Mystery.
Dress as your favourite Cluedo character or ghoulish Halloween attire.
With everything going on in the world, Bounce thought it was high time for another SUMMER OF LOVE, where expression of the soul and free love culminate in a plethora of potent ping pong paddles swirling through the air in joyful abandon. 💏 ❤️🏓
Time to wear flowers in your hair and lose yourself to the best sounds of the 60s and 70s.
Free love and Ping Pong all night
Huge Ping Pong based group games only found at Bounce and run by the tripped out Games Gurus
Re-wind to a heady decade of pirate radio, a melting pot for every major development in London club music, from jungle, to garage, to grime, to dubstep, to funky and beyond. When rival stations battled for a sprawling roster of MCs and selectors and the best spot for their transmitters. 🔊🎶🎤
They’ll be taking you through a host of the era’s classic hits – Heartless Crew, Pay As You Go Cartel, Roll Deep, So Solid Crew, Ruff Squad and Nasty Crew – paying homage to a seminal period in UK Bass culture.
New three part series of rooftop events showcasing the finest talent in contemporary house music.
Based on Dalston Roof Gardens, TOPLESS will bring al fresco partying to the masses. Topless is about fun, friends, food and dancing under the sunshine, listening to some of the finest electronic music around.
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Features London DJ duo and agency bosses Krankbrother turn up the heat.
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Aus music honcho and peacefrog records legend Will Saul headline.
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Wolf Music Records will host a label takeover as we kiss goodbye to the warming glow of the gulf stream.
A handful of Londons coolest and most revered residents will help to toast the sunshine proper, featuring the likes of Jack Swift, Dom Chung, Franklin, Cropper, Freizeit and Dan Napier.
Chris Reed, also known as Plastician (formerly Plasticman), the DJ / Producer and owner of Terrorhythm Recordings.
Plastician is a name synonymous with groundbreaking and forward thinking electronic music. In his early years he was most noted for his involvement at the forefront of establishing both London’s Grime scene, and the Dubstep scene. He is unique in the sense that he is the only artist who is recognised as a true pioneer of both sounds from their humble beginnings. In more recent times, he has been globally recognised for his efforts to unearthing new and exciting music without boundaries, showcasing it in his sets and through releases on his record label, Terrorhythm Recordings, which is responsible recently for introducing the world to acts such as AWE, GANZ and Louis Futon among others. Never one to be put in a box, Plastician specializes in finding music that joins the dots between all that is exciting in bass music across the board.
You’ve almost made it through the saddest month of the year, so here’s another opportunity for you to piss away your pay day.
VICE are having a house party at their pub The Old Blue Last with DJs, live bands and a screening of their latest VICE documentary. Across all three floors, it’ll be like a big old house party, only with a free bar tab for first come first served.
Line up includes Meatwave (live), Theo Verney (live) followed by Rockfeedback DJs, Downbound DJs and @EDLILO DJs ’till the early hours downstairs.
Horns & whistles at the ready party people! Carnival is back YMH are teaming up with they’re good friends at American Apparel to bring you one hell of night to remember! Not only will they be fully covering the night but they will also be heading down with a ton of giveaways to make your carnival weekend even more special!
The line up will be giving serious riddims all night to continue the carnival vibe.
Carnival doesn’t stop when the floats go home, go to Your Mum’s House!
FULL LINEUP \\\
STYLO G (LIVE)
WOZ (Black Butter Records)
DJ KHALIL (Livin’ Proof)