Whats on @ Hootananny Brixton

Sunday 26 June 2016

KOROLEKO

Rootmaster presents KOROLEKO - six musicians playing Kora, Flute, Ngoni, Balafon, Djembe and vocals - bringing authentic African sounds to Hootananny, with energetic material strongly inspired by traditional West African music.

Wednesday 29 June 2016

SPAGHETTI NIGHT PRESENTS: EMPATEE DU WEISS

SPAGHETTI NIGHT presents: EMPATEE DU WEISS ... a unique 7 piece band whose rhythms and brass sections blend the impetuousness of ska, the refinement of jazz, the chaotic sound of Balkan music and the peace of reggae. Their performance will hypnotise you with these captivating melodies and get you dancing all night long!

Thursday 30 June 2016

RAS CHARMER + RAS CHANTER

Cecil Reuben presents a Roots Rock Reggae special featuring RAS CHARMER, a reggae artist who's made his mark in Europe after years of being based in Switzerland + RAS CHANTER returning to Hootananny.

Friday 01 July 2016

BENIN CITY + INTALEKT + ARCHIVIST + DJ SLUGABED

Sublive presents BENIN CITY, Brass, Beats & Joshua Idehen's distinctive vocals coupled with suitably raucous stage antics + INTALEKT, expect electronic Soul with roots in Jazz-tinged Dilla grooves plus contemporary influences including Thundercat & Flying Lotus + ARCHIVIST eletronica / alt-rock sounds + SUBMIT DJs & the mighty SLUGABED (Ninja Tunes / Activia Benz), Synth-loaded Hip Hop, Beats & Bass

Saturday 02 July 2016

BADGER BADGER BAND + DAS BRASS + BADJA SAMBA + LOOSE CANNONS

BADGER BADGER BAND, 9 Piece Death Disco Mash Up + DAS BRASS, 8 Piece Party Brass Explosion + LOOSE CANNONS, “Finest party djs this side of Mars!” Rob Da Bank + BADJA SAMBA, opening with Fat Festival Samba Drums

Sunday 03 July 2016

BAHAREQUE

Rootmaster present BAHAREQUE - a very wide range of traditional Latin American music from romantic Mexican ballads, Andean huaynos, Paraguayan polkas, Venezuelan joropos, Chilean cuecas, cumbias from Colombia and much more.

Tuesday 05 July 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 06 July 2016

LIVE BAND KARAOKE

Hootananny’s popular live band karaoke every first Wednesday of the month. Come and sing your favourite rock or pop hit from our selection with Cornucopia…

Thursday 07 July 2016

KRIS-I + RAS STRYKA + SIS TASHA

Cecil Reuben presents a Roots Rock Reggae special featuring KRIS-I + RAS STRYKA + SIS TASHA + backed by the Borderline band.

Friday 08 July 2016

FULL ATTACK BAND + BOMBS + 1EYE + BUNCH OF DECKHEADS DJs

FULL ATTACK BAND Nomadic International Party Soundtrack led by hyperkinetic saxophonist Alejandro Toledo (The Magic Tombolinos). Soundclash of Latin, Balkan, African, Punk, and Electronica + BOMBS, 6-piece Trip-Rock act, combine trip-hop rhythms with a rock and roll attitude to create energetic and soulful sound + 1EYE South London's finest upbeat ska dub reggae roots + BUNCH OF DECKHEADS DJs spinning bashment, funky house, garage, soul, hiphop, party beats

Saturday 09 July 2016

BABILONDON + PIRATONES + CONTRABAND BREAKS ENSEMBLE + DJ HIPHOPPAPOTAMUS

FRUIT PALACE presents BABILONDON, Skanking roots reggae + PIRATONES, Dub-reggae, live jungle & hip hop + CONTRABAND BREAKS ENSEMBLE, Bristol breakbeat funk & hip hop + DJ HIPHOPPAPOTAMUS, Sunshine music for the masses!

Sunday 10 July 2016

ABDOULAYE SAMB & MINNJIARABY

Rootmaster presents Senegalese original music by ABDOULAYE SAMB and his band MINNJIARABY, the 'Love of mixing', expresses the richness of Senegalese culture, and a mind open to the world. Afro acoustic

Wednesday 13 July 2016

YOUNG CAUSEWAY + LAURIE BOLGER + ZIA AHMED + ALEX BAYLY

Songwriters & Wordsmiths is back with the beautiful harmonies of YOUNG CAUSEWAY, poetry from LAURIE BOLGER and ZIA AHMED plus support from ALEX BAYLY.

Thursday 14 July 2016

SISTERS IN ACTION

Cecil Reuben presents a Roots Rock Reggae special SISTERS IN ACTION featuring EMPRESS IMANI, twice Award winning artist, BEFFTA Award Nominee, Reggae Star Factor Runner up, Singer, Songwriter and Spoken Word Artist with an innate passion for music and creative expression + ARETHA MARIE-JAH - a Roots and culture artist with a difference. You can hear a classic example of this on her first release` I Love the Blessing’ + opening the night is AMELIA MELODY.

Friday 15 July 2016

THE BAGHDADDIES + A PONY NAMED OLGA + THE FILTHY SPECTACULA + RUBY DESHABILLE + DJ’S SACHA DIEU & MS MANRAY

Stranger than Paradise presents THE BAGHDADDIES, exhilarating cocktail of Balkan melodies, ska and latin grooves and sizzling brass played with furious energy and theatrical humour + A PONY NAMED OLGA, with elements of dirty rock'n'roll, cowpunk, polka and dark humor you wont know weather to laugh or die + THE FILTHY SPECTACULA, a creepy twisted gypsy, ska, punk, dark cabaret extravaganza + RUBY DESHABILLE, Burlesque + DJ's SACHA DIEU and MS MANRAY, play Electro Swing, Gypsy Folk, Global Beats and Rock and Roll

Saturday 16 July 2016

LOS CHINCHES + BYOB + HOLLY HOLDEN + SPIRITUAL SOUTH

LOS CHINCHES, Psychedelic Cumbia with added rock & roll, guaranteed to blast your socks off + BYOB, Big Brass Madness with Attitude + HOLLY HOLDEN, Bilingual Tropical Soul + DJ SPIRTUAL SOUTH, Funky Global Beats & Dancefloor Fillers

Sunday 17 July 2016

ROOTMASTER: DAKAR AUDIO CLUB

Rootmaster present an extra special Sunday night featuring pioneering afro and reggae fusion from Dakar Audio Club plus Bagheera (Them/Radar Radio/Afriquoi) mixing up good vibe Sunday music from around the world.

Wednesday 20 July 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 21 July 2016

HAILE SELASSIE 124th ANNIVERSARY

Cecil Reuben presents a Roots Rock Reggae special celebrating the 124th anniversary of the birth of H.I.M HAILE SELASSIE with ASHANTI FORCE + TASONIA + RAS KINAH + FOWLIE DON, backed by SOUL REBEL BAND, sounds by LALABALLA & JAHREVELATIONMUZIK

Friday 22 July 2016

TY + TRIFORCE + SKINT + DJ SNUFF & MC HONEY BROWN

Merciless Music presents the internationally acclaimed hip hop heavyweight TY, an artist with a deep rooted soul feel and an explosive live show. + the incredible TRIFORCE featuring some of London's most exciting emerging young musicians fusing electronica jazz and wild rhythms + local favourites DJ SNUFF & MC HONEY BROWN spinning a mix of bass heavy hip hop, dancehall, afrobeats, and jungle jazz..

Saturday 23 July 2016

MATUKI + KUENTA I TAMBU + BROADWAY SOUNDS + MOROKA

Wormfood returns to Hootananny with a thoroughly sunshine fuelled, internationally sourced line-up that's sure to keep that summer feeling going strong however changeable the London weather. Heading things up are the Bristol based 12 piece who are blazing a trail through the UK's sizzling Afrobeat scene, MATUKI. They're joined by KUENTA I TAMBU bringing their own fusion of Afrobeat and European dance music all the way from the Netherlands, BROADWAY SOUNDS making the trip over from Melbourne, Australia and London's own selector extraordinaire MOROKA on the plates.

Sunday 24 July 2016

SADIO CISSOKHO

Senegalese kora master SADIO CISSOKHO, West African bass grooves bound by the forceful Casamance drum kit sound bringing the experience of modern Senegal directly to you.

Wednesday 27 July 2016

SPAGHETTI NIGHT PRESENTS: MAMA AFRIKA

SPAGHETTI NIGHT presents: MAMA AFRIKA ... journeys through rhythms, atmospheres and musical style inspired by reggae, punk, ska, samba, funk, rumba and rock. MAMA AFRIKA deliver positive vibes, magic, peace and love with their captivating and entertaining performances.

Thursday 28 July 2016

TASHA T + ZEENA BANKS

Cecil Reuben presents a Roots Rock Reggae special with TASHA T the petite Reggae songstress from Canada with a big voice and distinctive vocal style + ZEENA BANKS, an authentic Jamaican artist who moved to the UK in 2002.

Friday 29 July 2016

Whiskeyordnen + Nana Y La Escencia + Philipsman and Nanacere Band

Movimientos are back with another spectacular Hootananny night! Heading the charge this month are the Funky Balkan Swingers Whiskeyordnen, bringing some brassed up baddness direct from Scandinavia + the hottest cuban salsa group on the scene, Nana Y La Escencia + the authentic cuban party starters, Philipsman and Nanacere Band bringing the reggaeton vibes to blow your mind.

Saturday 30 July 2016

KILLAMONJAMBO + EUPHONY + FARAI AND FOREST DAWN + DJ JEKYLL

KILLAMONJAMBO, expect climax after climax of the filthiest, funkiest rock on offer + EUPHOMY, huge 11-piece sound. Low-slung dub grooves meet carnival skank-outs, with 4-way harmonies and a touch of viola + FARAI AND FOREST DAWN, exciting new quintet whose heady brew of multiple musical strains is fast winning converts on London’s live music circuit + DJ JEKYLL, mixing ragga, funky house, hiphop, world n bass, dubstep, soul, funk, garage and more!

Sunday 31 July 2016

JUJU ROCK

Rootmaster presents JUJU ROCK, a guitar led fire-starting instrumental quartet cooking up a potent blend of vibrant African cross-rhythms, heavily influenced by gritty funk rock elements and blues.

Tuesday 02 August 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 03 August 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…

Sunday 14 August 2016

BOUBACAR KAFANDO & ZAAMA NOOMA BAND

Rootmaster presents BOUBACAR KAFANDO & ZAAMA NOOMA BAND, African world fusion band. Boubacar Kafando is a Gnawa musician from Burkina Faso. Inspired by the traditional music of Burkina Faso and picking up rock, blues, funk, latin and jazz afrobeat through his many travels he started his own band that fuses these many influences.

Wednesday 17 August 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…

Sunday 21 August 2016

HAMANTEH (FEAT MUSA MBOOB & SAIDI KANDA

Rootmaster presents HAMANTEH (FEAT MUSA MBOOB & SAIDI KANDA), a 9-piece band based in London playing a fresh mix of Afro-Manding, Salsa-Mbalax and Hot Pepper…