Massive session! THanks to everyone who came down.
FRIDAY 22nd Nov 2013 6-8pm in
SOUNDS OF THE UNIVERSE
Watch the event soon here!
Living legend Hieroglyphic Being aka The Sun God aka IamthatIam aka Jamal Moss etc. returns to Sounds of the Universe, this time with a live set to launch 'THE ACID DOCUMENTS' - a new 10-track album for our own Sounds Of The Universe shop label, sold exclusively here! If you've come down to see Jamal play in the shop before, you'll know you can expect pretty much anything. If you haven't -- now's your chance.
We'll also have a few records played beforehand by our friend Helm -- PAN mainstay, boss of the excellent Alter label, and all-round nice fella. Not to be missed!
Buy Acid Documents here
Wedneday 4th September. Helm DJ set from 6pm. Hieroglyphic Being playing Live 6.30pm
Sounds of the Universe
7 Broadwick Street
Soho, London W1F 0DA
This Saturday 10 August 2013 at Showroom Station, Sheffield
Mirror To The Soul film screening + Q&A with Stuart Baker
Followed by Soul Jazz Records DJs
On 22nd June 1948 the MV Empire Windrush arrived on the shores of the UK, containing 493 West Indian passengers. The following half a century's assimilation of Caribbean culture into the UK created of the most exciting music of its time: Dubstep, Jungle. This event will look at the relationship between the Caribbean and the UK, particularly documenting the specific culture that would go on to create the aforementioned Dance Music genres, a reminded of the connection dance music culture has to the history and identity of the environment it occupies.
Featuring a film screening of Soul Jazz Records' Mirror to the Soul a patchwork montage of historic Pathé footage and music from Caribbean culture during the aforementioned migrant transition. This will be followed by a Q&A and DJ set reception with director and Soul Jazz founder Stuart Baker.
Info on/tickets for this event here