Friday 06 October 2017
Price: FREE b4 9pm, £5 after
Time: 9pm - 3am
ID: Entry only with valid ID
MERCIFUL presents CHILDREN OF ZEUS , classic soul food for the hip hop generation. Exciting soul project from two of Manchester’s most respected artists Konny Kon & Tyler Daley. Konny Kon is a DJ, MC and beatmaker best known as one third of Broke’N’English alongside fellow Mancunians DRS and Strategy. Tyler Daley, also known as Hoodman went from being a respected MC and actor to one of the most in demand soul singers of recent times, lending his vocals and writing credits to music from Goldie, LSB, Soul II Soul‘s Caron Wheeler, Lenzman, Lisa Mafia, Bugsy Malone, and more.
SKINNY PELEMBE with a sample-hunting, studio-meddling mindset, Skinny Pelembe’s music roams hazy, psychedelic tangents. Supported by Gilles Peterson and his Future Bubblers programme, he’s a sparkling multi-instrumentalist tapping into strains of Afro-tipped soul. Born in Johannesburg, growing up in Doncaster, Skinny poses a quadruple threat – he produces, plays guitar, sings and MCs, tapping into a unique, influence-weaving sound.
WHERE PATHWAYS MEET, Witness outer-space colliding with the vibrations of South East London. A fresh sound exploding out of the London Jazz scene, featuring members of Ezra Collective, Kokoroko, Maisha and Nerija.
DJSNUFFONE & MCHONEYBROWN, roots Manuva/Congo Natty DJ alongside veteran sound-system MC, chopping up classic and fresh jazzwize dubwise afrobeats dancehall hip hop and bass heavy sound system riddims until the early hours.