Whats on @ Hootananny Brixton

Sunday 26 February 2017

ROOTMASTER: HOGCALLIN’

Rootmaster presents HOGCALLIN', an 8-piece band dedicated to the music of Charles Mingus using free improvisation and explorative arrangements of his music.

Wednesday 01 March 2017

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 02 March 2017

SINISTA BIRTHDAY AND EP LAUNCH

Cecil Reuben presents a Roots Rock Reggae Special, SINISTA BIRTHDAY AND EP LAUNCH, a night of good reggae vibes featuring SINISTA ESKAPONE + BOBO BLACKSTAR + JAH TURBAN + SHERII VEN DYER

Friday 03 March 2017

RAS DEMO + GENERAL SKANK + MELTOUT CREW + MC FEDZILLA + THE SULTAN

Top Rankin' presents RAS DEMO AKA DEMOLITION MAN "motor mouth" flow over reggae, dancehall and jungle + GENERAL SKANK 8-piece London dub reggae + MELTOUT CREW London party collective + MC FEDZILLA multilingual rapping and ragga dancehall beats + THE SULTAN sound system party vibes DJ

FREE HOOTS COMEDY: BOB MILLS + JESSICA FOSTEKEW

Time: 8.45pm - 10pm
HOOTS COMEDY presents BOB MILLS, from classic cult British television shows such as In Bed With MeDinner and The Show gives a stand-up routine with punchy delivery and pure entertainment + JESSICA FOSTEKEW, a storytelling comic who is downright funny.

Saturday 04 March 2017

KAT DEAL + VERUSHKA + SKY COLOURED + SUBMIT DJ’S

Sublive present KAT DEAL combining elements of gospel, jazz & neo-soul + VERUSHKA signature blend of soul & hip-hop + SKY COLOURED multi-instrumental, funk & groove-driven songs + SUBMIT DJs underground sounds from house through to hip-hop

Sunday 05 March 2017

ROOTMASTER: THE MANANA COLLECTIVE

Rootmaster presents THE MAÑANA COLLECTIVE, a powerhouse of Latin rhythm, playing a mixture of Cuban and Brazilian grooves, transporting you to Latin America.

Monday 06 March 2017

BRIXTON BOOK JAM

Quarterly FREE literary event the BRIXTON BOOK JAM is back! An unpredictable, intelligent and FREE event for people who are passionate about books and the…

Tuesday 07 March 2017

REVIVAL + SKA WITH OLAS BOSS

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

Wednesday 08 March 2017

SIMEON HAMMOND DALLAS + BITCHFORK + RALEIGH RYE + DANIEL FERGUSON

Songwriters and Wordsmiths presents SIMEON HAMMOND DALLAS with her full live band, hear her wonderful voice and brilliant self penned songs + BITCHFORK country reggae odes and platonic lovesongs + RALEIGH RYE amazing finger-picking with Lou Reed-style vocals + DAN FERGUSON singer-songwriter

Thursday 09 March 2017

ELOWHEMA AND FRIENDS FEAT. SKIPAH LAKO + SINGER MANDY + STUSHIE + REECE TAFARI

Cecil Reuben presents a Roots Rock Reggae Special, ELOWHEMA AND FRIENDS featuring SKIPAH LAKO + SINGER MANDY + STUSHIE + REECE TAFARI

Friday 10 March 2017

BAYTREES + HASAN SALAAM + TRIFORCE + DON’T PROBLEM + DJ SNUFFONE & MC HONEY BROWN

Merciful Music presents BAYTREES (formerly The Thirst) revamped and unique rock soul sound + HASAN SALAAM live hip hop direct from New Jersey + TRIFORCE exhilarating wild jazz hip-hop fusion + DON'T PROBLEM hip-hop beats with a big brass band sound + DJ SNUFF & MC HONEY BROWN hip hop x dancehall x afrobeat

FREE HOOTS COMEDY: BEN NORRIS + LUKE BENSON

Time: 8.45 - 10pm
Hoots Comedy presents BEN NORRIS as seen on Never Mind the Buzzcocks and Mock the Week, "a wonderful disgrace of a human being + LUKE BENSON relatable and hilarious stand-up, with three full-length solo shows performed in the last three years

Saturday 11 March 2017

RUMJIG + FULL TILT BRASS BAND + THE BAREFOOT BANDIT + DJ JEKYL

Superhoot presents RUMJIG rhythmically exciting rumadub swing funk + FULL TILT BRASS BAND brass-heavy 9-piece London party starters + THE BAREFOOT BANDIT reggae/dub with catchy melodies and exciting rhythms + DJ JEKYL dancehall, breakbeat, hip-hop, funk house and more

Sunday 12 March 2017

ROOTMASTER: KONGO DIA NTOTILA

Rootmaster presents KONGO DIA NTOTILA, a fusion of African roots-inspired beats and bass grooves with jazz detours on a journey through the musical motherland of the Congo.

Wednesday 15 March 2017

FLOOR RIPPERS ELEMENT JAM

The Floor Rippers’s Element Jam -Monthly- showcases a glimpse into the Hip Hop culture with Music, Dance and Word Play. Musicians, Dancers, MCs and fans to get together, battle and jam in a melting pot of talent and culture. Sign Up and Jam!

Thursday 16 March 2017

JAYJAYBORN2SING BIRTHDAY SHOW

Cecil Reuben presents a Roots Rock Reggae Special, JAYJAYBORN2SING BIRTHDAY SHOW featuring FREDERICA TIBBS + KITTY CORBIN + AUDREY SCOTT with THE FOUNDATION BAND

Friday 17 March 2017

HORSEMAN & THE UPPER CUT BAND + DOJO + FRESH LIKE DEXIE + REVERB BISTRO

Wormfood presents HORSEMAN & THE UPPER CUT BAND one of the UK's most widely loved mic talkers + DOJO a jazz / reggae collective with conscious lyrics + FRESH LIKE DEXIE a fresh concoction of soul, jazz & hip-hop + REVERB BISTRO on the decks playing basslines from Lagos to London

FREE HOOTS COMEDY: PETE JOHANSSON + BEN VAN DER VELDE

Time: 8.45pm - 10pm
HOOTS COMEDY presents PETE JOHANSSON, originally from Vancouver, relaxed and insightful comedy, charmingly dry and wonderfully funny + BEN VAN DER VELDE "Wonderfully improvised riffs showcasing impressive spontaneity and a sharp tongue" -Edinburgh Festivals Magazine

Saturday 18 March 2017

Afla Sackey & Afrik Bawantu + Chiminyo + The Happy Few + DJ KMT

Superhoot presents AFLA SACKEY & AFRIK BAWANTU groovy Afro-Funk meets traditional Ghanaian rhythms + CHIMINYO rhythmically infectious electronic dance music + THE HAPPY FEW heavy soul & blues with a dash of darkness + DJ KMT socially empowering hip-hop and urban music

Sunday 19 March 2017

ROOTMASTER: JAMES LACSELLES QUARTET

Rootmaster presents JAMES LACSELLES QUARTET, world music, folk, jazz and Anglo-Caribbean grooves create a blissful evening.

Wednesday 22 March 2017

THE ASTRO JETS + RALEIGH RYE

Stax Dempsey presents a night of American blues and rock n roll, featuring THE ASTRO JETS are a rocking blues outfit playing a selection of…

Thursday 23 March 2017

JOURNEY GAMBIA CHARITY SHOW

Cecil Reuben presents a Roots Rock Reggae Special, JOURNEY GAMBIA CHARITY SHOW featuring PRINCIPAL.UK +LADY J + I WARRIOR + SISTER ZAKIAH + KATRINA SIMONE + RAS-COS-TAFARI

Friday 24 March 2017

DIZRAELI & DOWNLOW (Mixtape + EP Launch) + THE INEXPLICABLES + MACACO PROJECT + OMAH

Fruit Palace presents DIZRAELI & DOWNLOW verbal majestics and brain-popping turntablism + THE INEXPLICABLES fresh takes on hip-hop, reggae and drum and bass + THE MACACO PROJECT jazz-inflected hip-hop with soulful vocals + OMAH spinning hip-hop, house, afrobeat and more

FREE HOOTS COMEDY: LARRY DEAN + DAVID WARD

Time: 8.45pm - 10pm
Hoots Comedy presents LARRY DEAN,a natural storyteller from Glasgow, "A winning combination of being daft and being a smart aleck" (Chortle.co.uk) + DAVID WARD, no-frills fast-paced jokes

Saturday 25 March 2017

JOHNNY KOWALSKI & THE SEXY WEIRDOS + JUSTIN AND THE ARGONAUTS + PROFESSOR BABA & HIS INVISIBLE BAND + DJ’S SACHA DIEU & MS MANRAY

Stranger than Paradise presents JOHNNY KOWALSKI & THE SEXY WEIRDOS raucous Balkan carnival punk + JUSTIN AND THE ARGONAUTS 4-piece mix of Roma funk, tango, classical and klezmer + PROFESSOR BABA & HIS INVISIBLE BAND sweet-hot black magic rock n roll redemption + DJs SACHA DIEU & MS MANRAY Balkan beats x electro swing x gypsy folk x rock & roll

Sunday 26 March 2017

ROOTMASTER: ADEDEJI ADETAYO

Rootmaster presents ADEDEJI ADETAYO, an infusion of traditional African style with the modern sound of jazz and funk music. Harmonically rich and technically sophisticated sounds.

Wednesday 29 March 2017

SPAGHETTI NIGHT: BUJUMANNU & ROOTSMAN + RASTACLA + RAH STARS

Spaghetti Night presents BUJUMANNU, Sardinian reggae / dancehall / hip-hop from the singer of Train to Roots featuring ROOTSMAN + RASTACLA + RAH STARS + CIENFUEGOS DJ hosting

Thursday 30 March 2017

THE LEGENDARY VIN GORDON (FROM THE SKATALITES)

Cecil Reuben presents a Roots Rock Reggae Special, the legendary VIN GORDON, trombonist from the Skatalites and Bob Marley's touring band bringing his good vibes to Hootananny!

Friday 31 March 2017

CAMO CLAVE + JORO AFROBEAT + THE INDIOS + MOVIMIENTOS DJS

Movimientos are back for another funky Friday fiesta with CAMO CLAVE forward thinking tropical vibes from Bristol + JORO AFROBEAT London’s latest Afrobeat explosion + THE INDIOS Colombian indie upstarts + MOVIMIENTOS DJs firing out Latin beats all night.

HOOTS FREE COMEDY: ANDREW MAXWELL + ERICH MCELROY

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HOOTS COMEDY presents ANDREW MAXWELL morally challenging and hilarious jokes from the Irish comedy star + ERICH MCELROY "Political stand-up at its best" -BroadwayBaby

Friday 07 April 2017

HOT DIAMOND ACES + MANGO DISCO + CAPTAIN AVERY… + DJ’S BROTHER DELUXE & CARA BRANCA

Mango Disco presents HOT DIAMOND ACES horn-led instrumental funk, abrobeat & jazz + MANGO DISCO unique pallet of vintage and bass music + CAPTAIN AVERY & THE COSMIC TRICERATOPS OF INTERGALACTIC PEACE afrobeat, psychedelia, tropicalia and general weirdness + DJ's BROTHER DELUXE & CARA BRANCA afro-bass, spacious rhythms and tropical beats

Sunday 09 April 2017

ROOTMASTER: MUSA M’BOOB & XAMXAM PRESENT BOLLO PROJECT

Rootmaster presents MUSA M'BOOB & XAMXAM's BOLLO PROJECT, a collaboration between UK and Gambian musicians and dancers, led by Gambia's premier percussionist.

Friday 14 April 2017

BORN ON ROAD + MIDNIGHT ZU + KID CARPET + FAT STASH & ASBO DISCO DJS

An all Bristol lineup headlined by the BORN ON ROAD storming the jungle scene with dubplate after dubplate + MIDNIGHT ZU 7-piece festival band + KID CARPET the one man toy army of Casio keyboards and toy guitars + FAT STASH & ASBO DISCO DJs

Sunday 23 April 2017

ROOTMASTER: WAAJU

Rootmaster presents WAAJU, a London-based world jazz ensemble with strong influences from Mali, combined with the spontaneity of jazz harmony and improvisation.