Whats on @ Hootananny Brixton

Friday 29 April 2016

USHTI BABA + NEON SAINTS BRASS BAND + THE EASY STRIDE BAND + CARPETFACE

Superhoot presents USHTI BABA, blending Eastern and Western European folk with Jungle, Drum n Bass and Dubstep rhythms + NEON SAINTS BRASS BAND, 12 piece carnival East Coast hiphop and New Orleans second line, soul, hip-hop brass + THE EASY STRIDE BAND, acoustic soul and reggae, richly-layered vocal melodies, big bass, and bigger beats + DJ CARPETFACE mixing ragga, dubstep, hiphop, funky house, soul, disco

Saturday 30 April 2016

LITTLE CUB + JACOB M BERRY + SEMI PRECIOUS + SUBMIT selection squad

Sublive present wistful Indie-Pop vocals and rich Synths from LITTLE CUB + JACOB M BERRY, Indie/Electronica hybrid + SEMI PRECIOUS, sample-based productions have a ‘subtly dislocating beauty’ (The Guardian) and his 4-piece live show promises to captivate from beginning to end + SUBMIT selection squad on hand to spin strictly the freshest of new underground sounds.

Sunday 01 May 2016

BRITAIN’S GOT REGGAE SEMI-FINALS

Cecil Reuben presents a Roots Rock Reggae Special with BRITAIN’S GOT REGGAE SEMIFINALS showcasing the best unsigned reggae artists + residents JahRevelationMuzik

Tuesday 03 May 2016

REVIVAL + SKA WITH OLAS BOSS AND CECIL REUBEN

Cecil Reuben presents OLAS BOSS ska revival night, first Tuesday of the month, Reggae, Rocksteady and Ska with JAHREVELATIONMUZIK

Wednesday 04 May 2016

LIVE BAND KARAOKE

Hootananny’s popular live band karaoke invites you to the stage to sing your favourite rock or pop hit from our selection with Cornucopia full live…

Thursday 05 May 2016

MURRAY MAN + FRIENDLY FIRE BAND

Cecil Reuben presents a Roots Rock Reggae Special with MURRAY MAN, a versatile performer from Birmingham, his varied styles range from old school DJing to soulful singing, always with a positive uplifting message, which has made him famous across Europe + THE FRIENDLY FIRE BAND.

Friday 06 May 2016

MIGHTY LEAP + 1EYE + QUEEN’S TROUBADOUR + AUTOMATON

Superhoot presents MIGHTY LEAP, blending the roots of reggae music, played alongside some of the greats of reggae and ska, the highlight being a support slot for The Wailers tour + 1EYE, an infectious sound, excites their audience, political issues and bittersweet heartbreak + QUEEN'S TROUBADOUR, Soultronica (and everything in between) + AUTOMATON, dropping drum and bass, house, garage, dubstep, soul, funk, hiphop to say the least!

Saturday 07 May 2016

K.O.G. & THE ZONGO BRIGADE + THE BLUESWATER + GENERAL ROOTS + BAGHEERA VS. TASH_LC

Get ready as your two favourite purveyors of fresh tropical music in London, bring you a line up of acts to make you move your feet and shake your hips. The unmissable K.O.G & THE ZONGO BRIGADE, Ghanaian influenced madness with madcap 9-piece + thick guitar riffs and frenzied harmonica solos from THE BLUESWATER, + added roots and lovers rock from the almighty General Roots. Then on the decks two of the most exciting young DJs back to back till the very end, BAGHEERA VS. TASH_LC.

Sunday 08 May 2016

CROSSROADS FLAMENCO BLUES BAND

Rootmaster presents CROSSROADS FLAMENCO BLUES BAND. Heralding from Seville, Barcelona and London, Crossroads captures the soul and mystery of Flamenco, channels it through that ever changing phenomenon we know as Jazz and adorns it with a dance form which merges the spirit of Andalusia with the rhythm of swing.

Wednesday 11 May 2016

PAPA STOKELY + ROSIE SOUTHERN + COLTTS

Hootananny Songwriters and Wordsmiths are delighted to announce PAPA STOKELY will be headlining our May event, a full blown underground, boundaryless, non genre specific, supergroup, charging like a wrecking ball through hip hop, soul, funk, rock and roll, and much more + ROSIE SOUTHERN a twenty year old singer songwriter from Bristol + COLTTS, Irish acoustic electro duo

Thursday 12 May 2016

ADMIRAL TIBET + STEELE MOB + CHARDELL

Cecil Reuben presents a Roots Rock Reggae Special Live from Jamaica with ADMIRAL TIBET, who, since 1985, has worked with such producers as Sherman Clacher, Winston Riley, Bobby Digital, Sugar Roy & Lloyd James on King Jammys label. Admiral has several reggae anthems under his belt as "Babylon War," "Leave People Business," "Serious Time," "Gone Crazy," "Couldn't Believe It" and most recently - "If Me Never Run" ... With support from STEELE MOB + CHARDELL

Friday 13 May 2016

GIPSYDELICA + MIK ARTISTIK’S EGO TRIP + THE RELATIVES + DJ ANNE FRANKENSTEIN

Wormfood and the Relatively Good Radio Show present GIPSYDELICA, Balkan psychedelic ethno mayhem, combining original songs with the treasure trove of Balkan folk + Glastonbury staples MIK ARTISTIK'S EGO TRIP, deep transcendental acid storytelling, free wheeling and a lot of fun + THE RELATIVES, bring their own tin-pot-with-the-kitchen-sink-thrown-in folk sound + the legendary ANNE FRANKENSTEIN on the decks spinning sweet funk, disco and soul selections.

Saturday 14 May 2016

DURRTY GOODZ + JANSET + NORELL & THE DUB FACTORY + JOKER STARR ft MICALL PARKNSUN & DJ JAZZ T (single launch) + DJ SNUFF & MC HONEY BROWN

Merciless Music present top lyrical performer DURRTY GOODZ taking us on a journey spanning grime, garage, house, jungle, hip hop, soul and reggae + JANSET, with London's only live grime soul band + NORELL & THE DUB FACTORY , soulful and skanking dub with an upbeat pop styling + JOKER STARR ft MICALL PARKNSUN & DJ JAZZ T, (single launch) underground rap/hip hop from some of London's finest + +

Sunday 15 May 2016

MATUKI

Rootmaster presents MATUKI, an 11 piece band who play west African music fused with urban funk. Their first live gigs were at Glastonbury Festival '15, where they immediately won audiences over with sizzling horns, tuff bass-lines, interlocking guitars & soaring vocals. Led by master drummer and lead vocalist, Abraham Ebou, they play Festivals and anywhere big enough to hold 11 blisteringly good musicians.

Wednesday 18 May 2016

FLOOR RIPPERS ELEMENT JAM

The Floor Rippers's Element Jam supported by Universal Zulu Nation -Monthly- is to show case a glimpse into the Hip Hop culture with Music, Dance and Word Play. The host of the evening brings together the multifaceted layers into one seamless ensemble. Musicians, Dancers, MCs and fans to get together, battle and jam in a melting pot of talent and culture. We are Calling out MUSICIANS / DANCERS / RAPPERS / MC / POETS to sign up and JAM!

Thursday 19 May 2016

FIRESTONE + CERISE + MIRIAM + LYRICAL FACEY

Cecil Reuben presents a Roots Rock Reggae Special with FIRESTONE, a talented singer/songwriter, her musical genre is predominantly reggae with some dancehall, r&b + CERISE + MIRIAM + LYRICAL FACEY, reggae, dancehall

Friday 20 May 2016

NO GO STOP + AGBEKO + CHIMINYO + WAHWAH 45s DJS

Wahwah 45s presents NO GO STOP, a mighty 12-piece living, breathing evocation of the life-force that is Afrobeat! + AGBEKO, expect punchy horns, choppy guitars and wailing organs, an infectious enthusiasm + CHIMINYO, fresh electronic dance music in a revolutionary way + WAH WAH 45S, DJS DOM SERVINI & SCRIMSHIRE, spinning brass, beats and tropical treats.

Saturday 21 May 2016

FREAK FANDANGO ORCHESTRA + RED HAVEN + VAN TWO LIPS + MISS NOIRE + DJ’S SASHA DIEU & MS MANRAY

Stranger than Paradise presents FREAK FANDANGO ORCHESTRA, Ska and Balkan Gypsy punk creating mayhem for a decade with their barcelona based rag tags of multi instrumentalists and cultures + RED HAVEN, exhilarating octette of gypsy rockin mayhem mixed with delicate harmonies + VAN TWO LIPS, enigmatic duo renaissance-opera & balkan-swing, moody and uplifting! + MISS NOIRE, uses all the talents in her naughty tool box to bring sexy funny and quirky characters to the world of burlesque!

Sunday 22 May 2016

CHIMOIO

Rootmaster presents CHIMOIO, southern-African fusion band with cultural roots in Botswana, Zimbabwe, South Africa and Mozambique. Using marimbas and mbiras at the core of their music, aiming to make people think, smile and dance.

Wednesday 25 May 2016

SPAGHETTI NIGHT PRESENTS: MANLIO CALAFROCAMPANO

SPAGHETTI NIGHT is a new night with two Italian guys sharing their musical roots and fusing them with international sounds. Emerging reggae, hip hop, dancehall and jungle world artists. Hosted By DJ AHIGA we are proud to present MANLIO CALAFROCAMPANO, London based Italian Artist who collaborated with the likes of 99 Posse, Radici nel Cemento, Villa Ada ++

Thursday 26 May 2016

THE REGGAE ICONS + THE BANYANS

Cecil Reuben presents a Roots Rock Reggae Special, THE REGGAE ICONS + THE BANYANS

Friday 27 May 2016

LA CHIVA GANTIVA + 7 SUNS + YUSUFLA + DJ CAL JADER

Movimientos are back with another spectacular Hootananny night filled with rhythms to keep you dancing all night long! This month we’ve got the sensational La Chiva Gantiva flying in for a rare UK date bringing their molotov cocktail of Afro-Colombian fuelled funk, rock & rhymes. Joining them will be 10 piece Afro/Latin goodness of 7Suns and the intergalatic funk and outta space james from Yusufla plus DJ Cal Jader spinning the finest Latin riddims and Tropical beats around.

Saturday 28 May 2016

MANUDIGITAL + ONLYJOE + BOOM SOUND TAKEOVER

MANUDIGITAL, riddim maker, bass player and beatmaker specialised in digital Reggae + ONLYJOE, 9-piece reggae juggernaut combining classic roots, tuff bass lines and powerful driving steppas + BOOM SOUND TAKEOVER, the Bristol based Reggae and Bass label takes over.

Sunday 29 May 2016

TTI ORTHODOX SHOWCASE + JUNIOR BENJIMAN + TASHI MELCHZIDEK + RUTH BROWN + CECIL REUBEN +++

Cecil Reuben presents a bank holiday Reggae Twelve Tribes of Israel Orthodox showcase, JUNIOR BENJIMAN + TASHI MELCHZIDEK + RUTH BROWN + CECIL REUBEN +++