Whats on @ Hootananny Brixton

Wednesday 24 August 2016

THE RED 8 + RALEIGH RYE

Stax Dempsey presents a night of American blues and rock’n’roll. THE RED 8 are a roots rocking blues band. Expect blazing slide guitar and tobacco…

Thursday 25 August 2016

HORSEMAN AND THE UPPERCUT BAND

HORSEMAN AND THE UPPERCUT BAND, his hard-hitting beats have backed the best Reggae artists in the business; Max Romeo, Little Roy and many more. Famous for his precision timing and fearsome delivery he is just as comfortable on the mic as behind the kit.

Friday 26 August 2016

EVA LAZARUS + TARZAN BROS + CULTURE DUB ORCHESTRA + CUT LA VIS

Fruit Palace presents EVA LAZARUS one of the most powerful and versatile vocalists in the business whose musical flavours effortlessly shift between soul, reggae, DnB, jungle and beyond + TARZAN BROS dropping dance floor-centric hiphop and reggae beats laced with explosive vocals and a fiery horn section + CULTURE DUB ORCHESTRA FT. JOSEPH LALIBELA, a heavy roots drum and bass section coloured by a variety of sounds including eastern flavours featuring uplifting and mystical vocals of Joseph Lalibela + CUT LA VIS has forged a reputation as a great DJ and showman with his array of dance floor shaking blends and remixes including reggae infused bangers, hip hop skanks and ska shakers.

Saturday 27 August 2016

JINX IN DUB + JUNGLE BROWN + COUSIN KULA + ASBO DJS

Another session down at the Hootananny, Brixton where Bristol based music fan base The ASBO Disco gets to pick the latest and greatest from their world featuring JINX IN DUB - higher levels of Dubwise bass and breakbeats + JUNGLE BROWN - UK hip-hop inspired by the veterans of the 90s + COUSIN KULA rooted in world music yet gleams with contemporary freshness + ASBO DISCO DJs.

Sunday 28 August 2016

BRIA “RISING UP – TO A WORLD OF REGGAE MUSIC”

BRIA “Rising Up” is a venture that offers reggae bands and reggae artist a platform to perform on. BRIA provides the venue and the crowd,…

Wednesday 31 August 2016

SPAGHETTI NIGHT PRESENTS: WARM UP TO THE BANK HOLIDAY WEEKEND: ECHO SOUND SYSTEM

SPAGHETTI NIGHT are proud to present ECHO SOUND SYSTEM, new project born from the collaboration of two dub heads coming together to develop some fresh great sounds! Promoting roots and dub influenced music and culture get ready to dance all night warming up to the Bank holiday weekend!

Thursday 01 September 2016

PAUL MORGAN AND THE MESSENGERS

PAUL MORGAN AND THE MESSENGERS, 5-piece band playing roots reggae with modern accents. From English pop to dancehall, from one drop to dub. A subtle mix which provides a mesmerising and energetic form of reggae.

Friday 02 September 2016

SMILING IVY + BRIZZLE KICKS + GORILLA RIOTS + DESERT ISLAND DISCO DJS

Superhoot presents SMILING IVY, Explosive dub, hip-hop, ska-punk + BRIZZLE KICKS incorporate violins, bass, brass and more make their own brand of psychedelic funk/dance + GORILLA RIOTS playing super cool bluesy rock with soulful, heartfelt vocals + DESERT ISLAND DISCO DJS Spinning disco, funky house, soul, 90s rnb, jungle, hiphop and more.

Saturday 03 September 2016

BENNY PAGE & SWEETIE IRIE + KASAI MASAI + POPPY AJUDHA + DJ SNUFF & MC HONEY BROWN

Merciless presents a high energy carnival of bass, dancehall, reggae and jungle from leading light in the scene BENNY PAGE alongside SWEETIE IRIE + Sweat drenched African rhythms out of the heart of Congo from KASAI MASAI and his unique blend of urban equatorial funk, soukous and afro-rumba + The outstanding talent of young singer songwriter POPPY AJUDHA and her band of exceptional musicians fusing jazz, blues and deeply captivating electric soul + International party starters DJ SNUFF & MC HONEY BROWN spinning a wide range of hip hop, dancehall, afrobeats, jungle and wayward bass.

Sunday 04 September 2016

DAYTIME EVENT: HAVANA RUMBA

Sambroso Sambroso presents a daytime event from 2pm featuring all things Cuban with DJs, traditional Cuban food and dance Rumba dance class with Homero Gonzales. Featuring DJs JAVIER 'LA MAQUINA' DE CUBA and DJ EL FLECHA.

Sunday 04 September 2016

GERARDO DE ARMAS Y SU RUMBA ACHE

Rootmaster presents GERARDO DE ARMAS Y SU RUMBA ACHE joined by some of the leading lights of the Cuban music scene in London for a breathtaking journey into deep Afro-Cuban grooves.

Tuesday 06 September 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 07 September 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 08 September 2016

BIG YOUTH + JAH KETTLE + JO CAESAR

Cecil Reuben presents a Roots Rock Reggae special with BIG YOUTH, one of the immortal early Jamaican reggae toasters which have inspired generations of following Jamaican dancehall deejays and American rappers + JAH KETTLE, a born reggae artist and entertainer

Friday 09 September 2016

BudZillus + Captain Cumbia Orchestra + Half Crown + DJ Cal Jader + COMEDY

Movimientos presents BUDZILLUS, Balkan Punk direct from Germany + CAPTAIN CUMBIA ORCHESTRA, Cumbia meets Raggamuffin Hip Hop + HALF CROWN, Funk-fused Blues, Rock & Roll, with a French kiss of Hip-Hop + DJ CAL JADER, Latin fire, carnival beats and tropical bass
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HOOTANANNY COMEDY

Time: 8.45pm - 10pm
Its a Hoot COMEDY presents PETE FIRMAN, 'The new poster-boy for British comedy magic' The Telegraph, 'The best magic tricks in the Universe', The Independent + ERICH MCELROY, “Smart, sharp, endearing comic" The List

Saturday 10 September 2016

GATO PRETO + MANKALA + NILES MAVIS + MANGO PARK

Movimientos presents GATO PRETO, Afro-Futuristic Voodoo Bass from Mozambique via Portugal + MANKALA, Joyous African dance music, Rumba & Reggae + NILES MAVIS, Hot Hip Hop Turntablism direct from Portugal + MANGO PARK, Global Bass - Dancehall - Tropical

Sunday 11 September 2016

GNAWA LONDON

Playing traditional Moroccan Gnawa music with his bands Gnawa Blues Allstars, Electric Jalaba and Gnawa Griot, Gnawa London band leader Simo is a talented and versatile musician who continuously fuses the traditional sounds of Gnawa with music from countries such as Gambia, Burkina Faso, Senegal, Guinea, Mali, India, Japan, Venezuela and the Caribbean.

Wednesday 14 September 2016

XYLAROO + JACK GOODALL + COLTTS + RUBY & SIAN

Songwriters and Wordsmiths present, XYLAROO, comprised of sisters, Coco and Holly Chant. Gilded harmonies reminiscent of First Aid Kit + JACK GOODALL a singer-songwriter performer, at times funky and bombastic and at others, delicate and sedate + COLTTS, Irish acoustic electro duo + RUBY & SIAN, South London acoustic duo

Thursday 15 September 2016

ERROL KINGSLEY + MARCIA BROWN + NUBREEZE BAND

Cecil Reuben presents a Roots Rock Reggae special with ERROL KINGSLEY + MARCIA BROWN + supported by the NUBREEZE BAND

Friday 16 September 2016

ALL THE PEOPLE + OSCAR LAURENCE + MYO + FABRICIO D. VYZOR

ALL THE PEOPLE, dance-floor focussed live Rhythm, Synth & Soul + OSCAR LAURENCE, groove heavy Soul, Jazz & Hip Hop + MYO, Future Beats, Electronica & Soul + FABRICIO D. VYZOR, DJ Rare Groove, Funk, Breaks & Hip Hop
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FREE HOOTANANNY COMEDY

Time: 8.45pm - 10pm
Hoots Comedy presents NATHAN CATON, one of the most exciting young comedians on the scene who has appeared on Live At The Apollo, Mock The Week and Russell Howard’s Good News and the charming, likeable and hilariously entertaining LUKE TOULSON for FREE

Saturday 17 September 2016

VICTOR MENACE! + DISCOUNT ORCHESTRA + KING CASSIDY + DJs SACHA DIEU & MS MANRAY + BURLESQUE JOLIE PAPILLON & LAURA LAVELLE

Stranger than Paradise celebrates 13 years: VICTOR MENACE!, singing stories of ship-wrecks and shark-bites, blurry-eyed Hawaiian islands, post-apocalyptic hoe-downs and horse-races.. + DISCOUNT ORCHESTRA, provide a high-octane, seven-piece blend of eclectic dance-floor stomp, guaranteed to get you bouncing + KING CASSIDY, a cocktail of gypsy swing , jazz and flamenco! + DJ's SACHA DIEU and MS MANRAY + Burlesque, JOLIE PAPILLON + LAURA LAVELLE

Sunday 18 September 2016

LONDON AFRICAN MUSIC FESTIVAL

Rootmaster presents LONDON AFRICAN MUSIC FESTIVAL. Now in it's 12th year, the London African Music Festival will present some of the most exciting African artists from around the world at venues across the capital and we are honoured to have them at Hootananny for a very special surprise act. “The London African Music Festival is an impressively eclectic affair”, Robin Denselow, the Guardian

Wednesday 21 September 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…

Thursday 22 September 2016

TORCH + STIKI TANTAFARI

Live from Jamaica Cecil Reuben presents a Roots Rock Reggae special with TORCH a talented upcoming and conscious artist from Kingston + reggae ska dub by STIKI TANTAFARI

Friday 23 September 2016

SOUTH LONDON ALL SKAS + THEY SAY JUMP + THE ACTIVATORS + COUNT SKYLARKIN

SOUTH LONDON ALL SKAS, Old school instrumental ska + THEY SAY JUMP, Reggae, Latin, Ska fusion + THE ACTIVATORS, 10-piece Ska, Reggae, Celtic, Punk, 60s Garage and Dub + COUNT SKYLARKIN, DJ, Reggae, Dancehall, Ska, Rocksteady, Soul & Bass
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FREE HOOTANANNY COMEDY

Time: 8.45pm - 10pm
JEFF INNOCENT, popular and experienced stand up comic and cultural commentator. His unique appeal lies in the contrast between his East End ‘Geezer’ appearance and demeanour, and his educated, philosophical delivery and subject matter. "Terrific though-through comedy with a big warm heart" Kate Copstick + BARRY CASTAGNOLA, easy-going (yet very physical) style, mixing personal anecdotes with some sharp topical and political comment.

Saturday 24 September 2016

THE UNDERCOVER HIPPY + TALLOWAH + ZAIA + DJ OMAH

Fruit Palace presents THE UNDERCOVER HIPPY, politically driven reggae hip hop + TALLOWAH + ZAIA, 9-piece with "deep, danceable, dubwise grooves" – Count Skylarkin + OMAH, Hip hop funk through to afrobeats & house

Sunday 25 September 2016

DAKAR 2 LONDON

Rootmaster presents DAKAR 2 LONDON, Contemporary and Traditional West African Percussion composed by KHALIFA CONTE, Heavy Duty and ancient West African Percussion built to shake + floating melodies and song intertwining organically over intensely fast polyrhythms

Wednesday 28 September 2016

SPAGHETTI NIGHT PRESENTS: RASTA BLANCO

Spaghetti Night presents RASTA BLANCO, straight up from the famous italian crew "Radici Nel Cemento" one of the key players in promoting and spreading the mission of reggae/ska in Italy, this artist has shared the stage with some Jamaican legends such as GENERAL LEVY, MAX ROME and Charlie Anderson (the Selecter).

Thursday 29 September 2016

LEANNE & THE RADIX

Cecil Reuben presents a Roots Rock Reggae special with LEANNE & THE RADIX, this amazing three-piece reggae band and lead vocalist Leanne Hood drives the punchy soulful melodic hooks and lyrics. An energetic, captivating and inspirational live show.

Friday 30 September 2016

JOAN GARRIGA & MADJID FAHEM + SANDUNGUERA + SPECIAL GUESTS

Brixton Come Together Presents: Joan Garriga & Madjid Fahem + Sandunguera + Special Guests + Brixton Come Together DJs