Whats on @ Hootananny Brixton

Saturday 19 August 2017

GYPSIES OF BOHEMIA + KIBITZ + TOYTOWN HUSTLE + TABITHA TABOO

Stranger Than Paradise presents GYPSIES OF BOHEMIA: gypsyfied modifications of cult pop classics! + 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

Saturday 02 September 2017

BLEND MISHKIN & ROOTS EVOLUTION + ATOMIC SPLIFF + SELECTA J-MAN

FRUIT PALACE presents BLEND MISHKIN & ROOTS EVOLUTION Athens based producer, DJ and musician + ATOMIC SPLIFF, banging French ragga-reggae outta Belgium, high energy mash up laced with humour and optimism. + DARK ANGEL aka Mowty Mahlyka, rising reggae artist + SELECTA J-MAN

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

GOLDFISHDRAGON and HOOTANANNY ART FAIR

GOLDFISHDRAGON and Hootananny ART Fair are hosting their LATE NIGHT FAIR Come down to party late soaking up the vibes with GOLDFISHDRAGON are curating live…

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.

Thursday 07 September 2017

KENNE BLESSIN + TINA BURNETT BACKED BY ARTIST BAND

Cecil Reuben presents a Roots Rock Special with live from Jamaica KENNE BLESSIN + TINA BURNETT backed by ARTIST BAND

Friday 08 September 2017

HOOTANANNY 10TH BIRTHDAY WEEKEND: WRONGTOM MEETS THE RAGGA TWINS + THE HEMPOLICS + COUNT BOBO + DJ WRONGTOM + DJ EMILY DUST

Superhoot presents HOOTANANNY 10TH BIRTHDAY WEEKEND with WRONGTOM MEETS THE RAGGA TWINS., sees the Junglist legends pair with badman DJ/producer bringing it back to their sound system roots. + THE HEMPOLICS showcase their young lion Reggae stylings with an electric performance while + COUNT BOBO nicen up the dance with their sunsoaked vintage ska and rocksteady.

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. KAUW showcasing their live organ driven hypnotic dance music guaranteed to funk you up to the max. YAZMIN LACEY brings her tight band to showcase the jazzy soul. All tied together with the choice selections from one of London’s finest party DJs 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.

Tuesday 12 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 13 September 2017

PATCH AND THE GIANT + NICK EDWARD HARRIS + VINA ROSE

Songwriters and Wordsmiths presents PATCH AND THE GIANT, with their fresh-sounding folk songwriting, the band’s sound has gradually evolved to occupy its own universe. “These…

Thursday 14 September 2017

RAPHAEL + FRIENDLY FIRE BAND

Cecil Reuben presents a Roots Rock Reggae Special with live from Italy RAPHAEL. Backed by FRIENDLY FIRE BAND.

Friday 15 September 2017

THEON CROSS TRIO + BLUE LAB BEATS + MAS LAW + END OF THE WEAK MC CHALLENGE FINALS + DJ SNUFF & DJ JAZZ T & MC HONEY BROWN​

Merciful Music present THEON CROSS TRIO Known for his own unique brand of swaggering Tuba Bass. Most significantly for the award winning four-piece Sons of…

HOOTS COMEDY RETURNS FOR THE NEW SEASON

Time: 8.45pm - 10pm
Angela Barnes 'is the best mainstream female comedian I’ve seen since Sarah Millican… I can’t be any clearer than that can I?”: Evening Standard and hilarious Ryan McDonnell as MC and opening the night

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!

Thursday 21 September 2017

ASANTE AMEN + VALTON VC CRAIGIE + SOUL REBEL BAND

Cecil Reuben presents a Roots Rock Reggae Special with live from Jamaica ASANTE AMEN, born Gavin Walters, is a Reggae singer/songwriter. Asante Amen has performed all across Jamaica, the United States of America, England, Italy, the Bahamas and Grenada. These accomplishments however are just the beginning for him as he has his sights locked on carrying his music & message all over the world. + VALTON VC CRAIGIE Backed by SOUL REBEL BAND.

Friday 22 September 2017

CONJUNTO SABROSO + PHILPSMAN & LOLO MC + BAHATA CITY + DJ CAL JADER

Movimientos are back for another tropical Friday fiesta. Get ready for some rich Latin flavours all the way through from New York style Salsa to…

HOOTS COMEDY RETURNS

Time: 8.45pm - 10pm
Tony Law Winner of the Chortle best club comic and nominated for the Foster's Edinburgh Comedy Award and David Ward as MC and opening act

Saturday 23 September 2017

THE BALKANOES + JOSEPHINE & THE ARTIZANS:HIPHOPERA + WORLD WIDE WELSHMAN & BEYOND + DESERT ISLAND DISCO DJS

Superhoot presents THE BALKANOES, fuse Eastern European and Jewish folk music with a joyous energy + JOSEPHINE & THE ARTIZANS:HIPHOPERA, "have mastered the merging of classical and modern, resulting in an authentic blend of old and new" (Adam not Eve) + WORLD WIDE WELSHMAN & BEYOND, fuse east & west, traditional & modern, rock, folk & jazz to create an exciting international sound + DESERT ISLAND DISCO DJS, Mixing disco, garage, soul, funk

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.

Wednesday 27 September 2017

WU-LU and friends

Merciful music present a new night at Hootananny for the last Wednesday of the month WU-LU Beatsmith and virtuoso musician takes us on a musical…

Thursday 28 September 2017

RAS ZACHARRI

CECIL REUBEN presents a Roots Rock Reggae Special with live from Jamaica RAS ZACHARRI, one of the most vibrant, upcoming new reggae artistes straight out of Jamaica. Born in Border, St. Andrews he currently resides in St. Ann’s J.A.

Friday 29 September 2017

TANTZ + THE NOMINEES + GOLDAKA + DJ KOBAYASHI

Woodburner presents TANTZ who deliver a failsafe fusion of virtuoso instrumentalism, smart-alec arrangements and all manner of pulse-grabbing grooves that turn on a sixpence and keep you on your toes. THE NOMINEES are a London based stripped-down raw funk outfit. Focusing on tight, neck snapping grooves and infectiously catchy and joyous melodies...

HOOTS COMEDY

Time: 8.45pm - 10pm
Tom Wrigglesworth, 'magical storytelling..a rare talent..hysterical & accomplished': TimeOut and funny man Erich McElroy as MC and opening the night

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.

Monday 02 October 2017

BRIXTON BOOKJAM

Brixton BookJam, the unpredictable, irrepressible FREE literary event returns to Hootananny with an eclectic mix of writers including: Nick Harkaway, Rosie Wilby, Alex Cristofi, Barry…