Whats on @ Hootananny Brixton

Thursday 27 July 2017

IQULAH GIDDEON FAMILY + JAHREVELATIONMUZIK

Cecil Reuben presents a Roots Rock Special with live from Jamaica Iqulah(meaning Integrity, Quality, Unity and Love for Africa as Home), formed his band in 1984 in Jamaica and so began Iqulah’s teachings of Rastafari. Labelled as the REGGAE AMBASSADOR, Iqulah continues the mission of great reggae artistes, such as Bob Marley, to bring reggae and Rasta to the four corners of the Earth.

Friday 28 July 2017

MAISHA + PROJECT KARNAK + SEED ENSEMBLE + DJSNUFFONE & MCHONEYBROWN

Merciful Music presents MAISHA, Spiritual Afro Jazz + PROJECT KARNAK, Intense rhythm driven immersive jazz + SEED ENSEMBLE , West African and Caribbean influenced groove + DJSNUFFONE & MCHONEYBROWN, Bashment mix of african & afro diaspora riddims seemlessly chopped up for the dancefloor.

Saturday 29 July 2017

MR WOODNOTE & SKUNKADELIC + RAGS RUDI + FRANKIE STEW & HARVEY GUNN + RUTH ROYALL + ARRIVAL SOUNDSYSTEM

Fruit Palace presents MR WOODNOTE & SKUNKADELIC, Live funk & hip hop flavours + RAGS RUDI, Explosive cocktail of ska, hip hop, dub & punk + FRANKIE STEW & HARVEY GUNN, Rapper-producer hip hop duo + RUTH ROYALL, Soul, electronica & R&B

Sunday 30 July 2017

SAIDI KANDA & MVULA MANDONDO

Rootmaster presents SAIDI KANDA & MVULA MANDONDOa concoction of Tanzanian village roots, urban rumba and Afro-Caribbean influences, blending traditional and modern instruments

Tuesday 01 August 2017

SKA REVIVAL WITH OLAS BOSS

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

Wednesday 02 August 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 band behind you. Richard Swan band leader supports you to belt out your classic whether you are a pro or a first timer.

Thursday 03 August 2017

BRITAIN’S GOT REGGAE (SEMI-FINAL)

BGR & Cecil Reuben present a Roots Rock Reggae Special, BRITAIN'S GOT REGGAE, returns with our semi-final of our 2nd Series.

Friday 04 August 2017

MANSION OF SNAKES + ERI OKAN + BALDO VERDU & TONTO MALEMBE + DJ SILLY TANG

Movimientos presents MANSION OF SNAKES, Afrobeat & Cosmic Funk Behemoth + ERI OKAN, Afro-Brazilian Roots, Drums, Dance and Song + BALDO VERDU & TONTO MALEMBE, Afro-Venezuelan rhythms, funk, tropicália and rock + DJ SILLY TANG, on the decks, rocking out to Cumbia, Jungle and global bass flavours.

Saturday 05 August 2017

DAT BRASS + SUPER BEST FRIENDS CLUB + JOHN BLOOD AND THE HIGHLYS + MUSICA MACONDO DJS

Woodburner presents DAT BRASS, live hip-hop brass band, brass licks, sax riffs, hat hits and rap spits + SUPER BEST FRIENDS CLUB, psychedelic rock, spiritual jazz and synth pop + JOHN BLOOD AND THE HIGHLYS, We say you'll be hard pushed to find a better roots-reggae band in London right now - great musicians and a great vibe + MUSICA MACONDO DJS, a global music platform focusing on Jazz, Latin and Afro influenced sounds

Sunday 06 August 2017

ABDOULAYE SAMB AND MINNJIARABY

Rootmaster presents ABDOULAYE SAMB AND MINNJIARABY, "The love of cultural mixing", which expresses the richness of Senegalese traditions and ethnies, the beauty in them getting together, as well as an open-minded approach to all cultures and people, bridging and promoting them.

Wednesday 09 August 2017

SAM KNEALE + DANIEL FERGUSON + SIMEON HAMMOND DALLAS

Songwriters and Wordsmiths presents SAM KNEALE , an 18 year old singer songwriter who busks and gigs around London and Brighton. + DANIEL FERGUSON, a favourite at Hootananny Songwriters and Wordsmiths, + SIMEON HAMMOND-DALLAS, a wonderful singer songwriter.

Thursday 10 August 2017

SHANTI POWA

Cecil Reuben presents a Roots Rock Special with live from Italy SHANTI POWA Powerful Reggae/HipHop/Dancehall/Ska/Dub/ Patchanka/Punk/Latin/Rock/Funk/Worldmusic Crossover in English, German, Italian, French and Souhtyrolean from the northern Italian alps

Friday 11 August 2017

SUPERHOOT PRESENTS: LAMUZUGUELE + LOS KAMER + THE ZEUGMA BROTHERS + DJ MADMAX

Superhoot presents LAMUZUGUELE. The group mixes the universality of the swing with the beats & bass of a powerful and heavy electro. LOS KAMER with a new sound, with swing, jazz and Balkan based intentions, and with more experience under their belts. THE ZEUGUMA BROTHERS is an atypical rock band, composed of 6 musicians, interpreting a collection of about thirty original compositions built around multiple influences.

Saturday 12 August 2017

JACK TYSON CHARLES + DON GABO + ALL THE PEOPLE + SUBMIT DJs

Sublive present ‘Epic Soul’ sensation JACK TYSON CHARLES, 'Epic Soul' + DON GABO, 'Dub, Hip Hop & Trap' + ALL THE PEOPLE, 'Rhythm, Synth & Soul' + SUBMIT DJs, 'Underground Sounds from House through to Hip Hop'

Sunday 13 August 2017

REGGAE IN THE OUTSIDE GARDEN!

Cecil Reuben presents the special summer party and brings the reggae to the Hootananny garden! Featuring JAHREVELATIONMUZIK with a full soundsystem. The soundsystem on the garden will make you dance from 12 noon till 9PM and then reggae icons will bring the house down live from the stage!

Wednesday 16 August 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 17 August 2017

ANGIE B – ALBUM LAUNCH

Cecil Reuben presents a Roots Rock Special ANGIE B, UK SINGJAY reggae artist, born Angela DUNKLEY. Angie B is versatile & has returned to the music industry after a long break caused by throat operation, she was told she she'd never be able to sing again but give thanks to the Most High God.

Friday 18 August 2017

TY & KINGPIN + BINKER & MOSES + AHNANSÉ + DJ SNUFFONE & MC HONEYBROWN

Merciful Music presents TY, hip hop soul star performs his hits and fresh cuts from his new lp. live show ft special guest KINGPIN + BINKER & MOSES, mobo award winning saxophone and drums duo + AHNANSÉ, afro-futurist riddims of africa, the caribbean and london + DJSNUFFONE & MCHONEYBROWN, roots manuva/congo natty

Saturday 19 August 2017

ERIK AND THE WORLDLY SAVAGES + KIBITZ + TOYTOWN HUSTLE + TABITHA TABOO

Stranger Than Paradise presents ERIK AND THE WORLDLY SAVAGES from Serbia, KIBITZ with their energetic and soulful instrumental material and TOYTOWN HUSTLE, funk punk math pop ensemble!

Sunday 20 August 2017

GNAWA UK

Rootmaster presents GNAWA UK, the orginal trance music: Chunky, deep basslines, intoxicating,driving percussion and call and response sung in the most beautiful and etheral of harmonies.

Wednesday 23 August 2017

TALK SHOW GHOST + ARTLESS

Woodburner presents TALK SHOW GHOST, main influence, Radiohead, mixing ambient acoustic folk with intricate digital electro, falling closest to the “folktronica” genre. ARTLESS, musical mastery both live and electronic

Thursday 24 August 2017

TONY ROOTS + JAHREVELATIONMUZIK

Cecil Reuben presents a Roots Rock Reggae Special with Tony Roots TONY ROOTS With support from JAHREVELATIONMUZIK sounds.

Friday 25 August 2017

KIOKO + THE UFOSLAVIANS + EAT THE EVIDENCE + EL GADZE + DJ HARIS PILTON

Superhoots presents KIOKO, Hook laden soulful Reggae pop + THE UFOSLAVIANS, Balkan saturated reggae, cumbia, ska, electronic and Hip-hop mix + EAT THE EVIDENCE, Ska, Hip Hop, Reggae and Punk + EL GADZE, DJ, World Fusion & Global Underground + DJ HARIS PILTON, Gypsy, Cumbia, Ragga and Bass Tunes

Saturday 26 August 2017

NAÂMAN + BABILONDON + CIAN FINN + JUNIOR V + FATBABS + MR FASO

Fruit Palace presents NAÂMAN (FULL BAND) at the forefront of the European reggae scene. + BABILONDON an international band renowned for their high-octane performances and urban roots reggae sound. + CIAN FINN hailing from the west of Ireland, CIAN FINN is a vocalist armed with hair raising lyrics and bass lines to make you move. Don’t miss Ireland’s finest play his first show at Hootananny. + JUNIOR V born in ’98 and endowed with lots of vocal personality JUNIOR V is one of the most promising artists of the Italian reggae scene.

Wednesday 30 August 2017

SPAGHETTI NIGHT ALL STARS

Spaghetti Crew presents a night of Hip Hop, Reggae and Dub featuring MANLIO CALAFROCAMPANO + SINISTA ESKAPONE + MR MORRISON hosted by CIENFUEGOS

Friday 01 September 2017

MANUDIGITAL + MOOSE FUNK SQUAD + YIN YANG MAGIC GANG + ASBO DISCO

Asbo Disco present MANUDIGITAL, Riddim maker, bass player and producer specialised in digital Reggae + MOOSE FUNK SQUAD Raw UK Hip Hop with tongue firmly in Moose + YIN YANG MAGIC GANG, Zombie Dub, Dancehall, Reggae, Roots, Jungle + THE ASBO DISCO, playing an original mashup selection all night long

Sunday 03 September 2017

LOS MUSICOS

Movimientos presents LOS MUSICOS. The band was formed before the written records came into existence. This powerful trio plays hard pumping versions of Cumbia, Chicha, Rumba, Son and Merengue tunes, combined in good measure with mellow Boleros and Latinised versions of pop tunes.

Tuesday 05 September 2017

SKA REVIVAL WITH OLAS BOSS

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

Wednesday 06 September 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 band behind you. Richard Swan band leader supports you to belt out your classic whether you are a pro or a first timer.

Saturday 09 September 2017

HOOTANANNY 10TH BIRTHDAY WEEKEND: BRASSROOTS + KAUW + YAZMIN LACEY + DJ KMT

Celebrating a decade of dancefloor revelry, Superhoot hosts a super birthday bill made up of all the ingredients for a Hootananny special. Having smashed the stage on many occasions over the years BRASSROOTS bring back their legendary live experience to the venue, playing classics and originals from one of the funkiest and hardest-hitting brass bands you’ve ever heard. Amsterdam’s KAUW make their London groove debut, showcasing their live organ driven hypnotic dance music guaranteed to funk you up to the max. Exciting new talent YAZMIN LACEY brings her tight band to showcase the jazzy soul that heralds her as a Future Bubbler touted by Gilles Peterson. All tied together with the choice selections from one of London’s finest party DJ KMT.

Sunday 10 September 2017

DUDUETSA

Rootmaster presents DUDUETSA, a rhythmic, world-music, African marimba band, based in the United Kingdom, playing folk music from Zimbabwe, South Africa and Botswana, as well as contemporary covers from the region. The band sings in several southern African languages including Chishona, Isindebele, Setswana and Isixhosa.

Saturday 16 September 2017

STP BIRTHDAY SHOW: THE URBAN VOODOO MACHINE MARCHING BAND + RHINO AND THE RANTERS + DOM DURNER AND THE DYNAMITE + SCARLETTE O’ HARLETTE AND MORE!

Stranger Than Paradise celebrates their 14 year anniversary with this stupendous lineup! THE URBAN VOODOO MACHINE MARCHING BAND: Not just a funeral band but they sure do put the fun in funeral! + RHINO AND THE RANTERS : Cow-Punk, Gospel Blues, a mixture of Roots, Rock and Roll and Bluegrass. + DOM DURNER AND THE DYNAMITE and more... Plus birthday surprises secret guests and of course cake!

Sunday 17 September 2017

CROSSROADS FLAMENCO BLUES

Rootmaster presents CROSSROADS FLAMENCO BLUES 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 20 September 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!

Sunday 24 September 2017

KAN BENG

Rootmaster presents KAN BENG, blending traditional melodies and rhythms from various cultures with western styles of music to create a unique and intoxicating concoction of traditional Mandinka folk, Berber folk, Jewish folk, funk rock and jungle.

Saturday 30 September 2017

SOLKO + SAMSARA COLLECTIVE + LITTLE NUMBER + WORM DISCO CLUB

Wormfood presents the welcome return of SOLKO, winning over the hearts and wearing out the shoes of people everywhere with their unique brand of dub rock. Support from Brighton-based SAMSARA COLLECTIVE with a fresh and hook-laden take on the roots tradition. Plus original blues infused funk rock and reggae from LITTLE NUMBER, rhythmically influenced by Africa with shades of Velvet Underground. Bristol's WORM DISCO CLUB on the ones and twos, dedicated to scouring the the globe for the primest cuts of outernational vinyl magic.