Sat Aug 30 - Jazzheadchronic invites you to THE SOUTH LONDON SOUL TRAIN SUMMER FESTIVAL. A 16 hour truly funked up all day and night session to end em all - at the enormous 3 Room, Studio 338 warehouse in Greenwich. 4 amazing bands + 15 of the best soul, funk and groove Dj’s on the planet - bringing it hard, live, large and very direct from 2pm in the afternoon to 6am in the morning. With Extra Open AIr Arena Added to the daytime proceedings.
The Open Air Weatherproof Heated Terrace - Runs 2pm to 6am
4 carefully ‘Jazzheadchronic’ selected eclectic ‘dance’ bands at the top of their game will more than deliver live on stage. The quartet of Live artists bringing it hard, loud and very, very LIVE. First up we got fired up Hammond Organ driven bad boys THE BONGOLIAN. A Musically Armed High Calibre 5 piece band that target and find the musical hot spot - then incinerate it. Followed by Trombone & Vocal Maestro Ashley Slater’s KITTEN & THE HIP. A seriously dynamic eclectic future soul trio that’ll have you screaming for more fo sho! This band are gonna bring the heat - And you know you gonna feel it. Next up, a band that needs little introduction, a real South London Soul Train favourite. The one and only BRASSROOTS doing what they do so damn well.Infectious Brass anthemic dance floor stompahs orchestrated and directed by Trombone Scientist Jerome Harper. As one of their biggest covers go - "Sweet dreams are made of this". The South London Soul Train Summer Festival Live line up completed by FINAL KILLAH BAND.....we are truly excited to welcome The 15 piece MAGIC DRUM ORCHESTRA. A white hot ball of polyrhythmic energy that’ll free your mind and body + deeply tenderise your soul. Beliiiiiieve!
With Premier Veteran DJ’s PERRY LOUIS, The Legendary PATRICK FORGE + SPECIAL GUESTS [TBA] keeping things hot between the bands and steadily increasing the pressure. Perry & Patrick unleashing over 60 years of combined musical knowledge and DJ experience on yehs. The two P’s dropping sets of absolute banging sure fire winners & rare gems from start to finish. Tunes to make you go damn! 100% dance floor action guaranteed. Live bands and afternoon / evening DJ’s on The Open Terrace giving way to the night time slot - hosted by SLST head honcho and all round bad ass DJ JAZZHEADCHRONIC joined by Legendary Soul II Soul Founder and musical institution JAZZIE B + the most excellent AJ KWAME [Incognito Dj’s] who’ll be delivering an all night orgy of the absolute finest in uplifting anthemic Soul, funk, groove and everything in-between. Dropping bombs of riddim and the heaviest in rhyme from midnight til the sunrises over the terrace.
Extra Open Air Arena Added
Running 2pm to 10pm
With Jamaican BBQ, Amazing Sound and DJs with enough groove to make you go Dang X
Mukatsuku records Founder and DJ NIK WESTON alongside the most glorious heavyweight vinylst DJ MARCIA CARR, walking encyclopedia of black music DJ SI CHEEBA and Hawaiian Bop Supremo RICHIO SUZUKI cooking up some potent retro-future-brew. A Pure south london soul cocktail topped with lashings o' soul sauce and positive En-R-G. Unbelievably Taste.T!
The South London Soul Train Summer Festival line up completed by
ROOM 3: The Funk Pit - Runs 10pm to 6am
Hosted by Legendary DJ’s The Mighty SNOWBOY, Vinyl Junkie ROB MESSER and the walking musical institution that is AGMP Concerts Founder and Veteran DJ ADRIAN GIBSON + SPECIAL GUESTS [TBA] - unleashing pure unadulterated Soul N’ Funk Beasts on 45 with teeth. The toughest, rarest, nastiest joints delivered to the whole o’ yoh soul. Taking Absolutely No Prisoners.
All rooms & floors 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, Motown to Club Classics and Anthems.
As always, 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.
And as it’s a festival, we’ll also have a fully stocked Bar-B-Q serving hot food all day and night long, as well as cool refreshing special cock + mocktails and very nicely priced drinks at all 4 bars + special treats on the day - so for all those coming for the whole 16hrs, you’re sorted - just come, kick back, relax - then dance till your feet bleed. Sensible footwear highly recommended.
Also - The Terrace is completely weather proof with heating, so come rain or shine. We gonna Paaaaaartay.
So head to Resident Advisor and get your Tickets for the inaugural 3 room 16hr SOUTH LONDON SOUL TRAIN SUMMER FESTIVAL. It’s gonna be toooooo hot!
Event runs in 2 stages
Room 1: Open Air Terrace + G/F: Runs 2pm - 6am w/ Bands on stage from 330pm
Room 2: Open Air Arena - The Big Soul Review: Runs 2pm - 10pm
Room 3: The Funk Pit: Runs 10pm-6am
All Day & Night Tickets: £15 / £20
Night Only Tickets: Limited £10 Early Bird Tickets / £15
Tickets available from Resident Advisor Tickets or The CLF / Bussey Website With Limited Tickets available on the door. So get em early. They’re hot.
Venue Directions: Studio 338 is 2 mins walk from Greeenwich North Station. Venue also has Private parking, but would advise leaving your car at home + get ready to have the time of your lives.
See you on the dancefloors Fo Sho X
Next Event: Sat Sep 06 - Back to The CLF Art Cafe AKA Bussey Building for our regular 1st + 3rd Saturday monthly sessions. Come get some :D