Whats on @ Hootananny Brixton

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 Esencia + 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 Esencia + the authentic cuban party starters, Philipsman and Nanacere Band bringing the reggaeton vibes to blow your mind.

Saturday 30 July 2016

9PM-3AM NIGHT TIME AT HOOTS: KILLAMONJAMBO + EUPHONY + FARAI AND FOREST DAWN + DJ JEKYLL

Party on after the daytime Hoots festival to: 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!

Saturday 30 July 2016

3PM-9PM – IBIZA DAY PARTY

HOOTANANNY presents a Ibiza day time party! FREE ENTRY + HAPPY HOUR 5pm-7pm + DJs: Goldfishdragon + Jacob Oisin Charles + Pheebo Mojo Moro.

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…

Thursday 04 August 2016

JUNIOR CHIN + NORRIS B + RAS BAND

JUNIOR CHIN, Reggae Singjay who started in UK late 80s + NORRIS B is a reggae roots / lovers rock artist with a very personal and warm vocal tone and a classic melodic style + RAS BAND + sounds by QUALITEX & JAHREVELATIONMUZIK

Friday 05 August 2016

ALTERNATIVE DUBSTEP ORCHESTRA + MOK + THE FLEET + AUTOMATON

Superhoot presents ALTERNATIVE DUBSTEP ORCHESTRA - big dance-friendly beats roping in horns, strings, decks and djembe, to make a brassy, bassy noise + THE FLEET, South London party-starters with a unique blend of r'n'b, soul, balkan beat and drum n bass + AUTOMATON mixing funky house, garage, dubstep, jungle, soul, rnb.

Saturday 06 August 2016

MANUSHKA + RUM BUFFALO + NEAR EAST COLLECTIVE + AURORA GALORE + DJ SACHA DIEU & MS MANRAY

Stranger than Paradise presents MANUSHKA, melting pot of balkan gypsy ska dub step and a dash of hip hop + RUM BUFFALO, experimental gypsy swing and sounds of the Wild West + NEAR EAST COLLECTIVE, Rebetika and traditional music of Asia, Istanbul, the Balkans and the Aegean Sea + AURORA GALORE, neo pseudo drag burlesque , circus and fire extravaganza + SACHA DIEU & MS MANRAY on the decks.

Sunday 07 August 2016

EVENING FOLLOWING DAYTIME FESTIVAL AT HOOTS with MAKU

After Cecil Reuben's DAY TIME festival Reggae in the Sun at Hoots, stay on for live act MAKU, instrumentalists from Venezuela,

Sunday 07 August 2016

DAYTIME FESTIVAL AT HOOTS: REGGAE IN THE SUN

DAYTIME FESTIVAL AT HOOTS: Cecil Reuben presents a special day time event REGGAE IN THE SUN in the Hootananny Garden. Sound by JAHREVELATIONMUZIK with guest artists and singers from the industry. Jamaican jerk chicken, pizza and Mexican food available. Free entry all day and night!

Wednesday 10 August 2016

BARE HUNTER + LIAM FLOOD + RALEIGH RYE + SIMEON HAMMOND-DALLAS + JARZ INO

Hootananny Songwriters and Wordsmiths presents BARE HUNTER, power trio who mash up rockabilly, grunge and sleazy swamp-rock into a dramatic Motorhead-minded thrashout + then RALEIGH RYE, a hot and sultry journey to the deep south + SIMEON HAMMOND-DALLAS, will take us to a place of beauty and wonder and calm, with her wonderful voice and songs + JARZ INO & Caroline's ipod... you'd be mad to miss it.

Thursday 11 August 2016

BAPTIST AND THE REBELS

BAPTIST AND THE REBELS a blend of roots-reggae and blues with a distinct voice and unique sound that echoes Bob Marley & the Wailers. Check out their astonishing debut album "I Got a Tear" consisting of 13 roots reggae original tracks with a strong blues and R&B feel provided by the lead guitairs.

Friday 12 August 2016

TARA PRIYA + KADIJA KAMARA + VERUSHKA + TOM BLIP + SUBMIT DJs

Sublive step up once again with a selection of high-grade musical offerings. Headlining is TARA PRIYA's classic soul & trip hop + KADIJA KAMARA in support with her slick alternative Soul / Rock sound + VERUSHKA with her Jazz & Latin influenced take on Neo-Soul + SUBMIT DJs and guest DJ TOM BLIP.

Saturday 13 August 2016

YT & THE INNER HEART BAND + THE SKA VENGERS + SE DUB COLLECTIVE + DJ SNUFF & MC HONEY BROWN

Merciless presents dancehall and junglist don YT & THE INNER HEART BAND fresh from his latest album release + India's top Ska band THE SKA VENGERS fusing elements of dub, punk, jazz & rap + heavy riddim and bass led steppers space dub and brass from SE DUB COLLECTIVE featuring many of London's freshest and most talented musicians and singers.. + junglist dancehall hip hop and afrobeats from DJ SNUFF (congo natty bass) & MC HONEY BROWN 'til the early morn.

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…

Thursday 18 August 2016

DUBHEART

DUBHEART, 6-piece LIVE reggae act hailing from the South coast of the UK, one of the only roots reggae bands in the world performing a fully organic, fully live dub reggae show. Dubheart continues to deliver original live roots and dub music to those who still want to hear heavyweight positive vibes!

Friday 19 August 2016

VOODOO LOVE ORCHESTRA + PACHANGO + DJ CAL JADER

VOODOO LOVE ORCHESTRA, Infectious Brass Explosion meets Cumbia & Funk + PACHANGO, 11-Piece Latin-Ska & Gypsy Funk + DJ CAL JADER, Latin fire, carnival beats and tropical bass

Saturday 20 August 2016

JUS NOW + KOG & THE ZONGO BRIGADE + NIMBLE JACK + ELLA CR X RUTH ELLEN X 4i

Wormfood presents the Camberwell Fair official after party, with JUS NOW's electrifying Trinidadian rhythms and sub-heavy UK, whilst K.O.G. & THE ZONGO BRIGADE bring their signature brew of afrobeat, soul, funk and reggae, along with deliciously ravey international selections from NIMBLE JACK + "Shahlaa discovers" bringing Ella CR x Ruth Ellen x 4i.

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…

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.

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…

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

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.

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

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…

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, roots reggae dub + 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).