Friday 07 April 2017
Price: FREE b4 10pm, £5 after
Time: 9pm - 3am
ID: Entry only with valid ID
Mango Disco is global community of musicians, artists, venues, DJs and non-profits that are re-imagining the future of nightlife. Our passion is to use the arts to build connection between cultures, educating against prejudice and showcasing incredible talent from around the world. We are committed to fostering collaboration between top artists and world-changing activists, bringing people together to celebrate creativity and diversity at our unique events.
HOT DIAMOND ACES are a horn-led 7-piece instrumental band fusing elements of 70’s Funk, Afrobeat and Jazz. Taking influence from the super tight brass section of the JB’s and earthy grooves of the Headhunters, Hot Diamond Aces write original music guaranteed to show you a funky good time. +
MANGO DISCO – the little sister of Mango Disco’s unique live shows are growing an international reputation for their unique pallet of vintage and bass music from the tropics, taking venues by storm from the Night Kitchen (Sheffield), to Mr Wolf’s (Leeds), Rich Mix (London) and L’alimentation Generale (Paris). +
CAPTAIN AVERY & THE COSMIC TRICERATOPS OF INTERGALACTIC PEACE formed in a dive bar on a newborn sun in the Tarantula Helix Nebula many thousands of Earth years ago. Capsules of their recent recordings have spawned many genres on your planet: a comet containing one seminal album crash-landed into Nigeria in the middle of last century and was discovered by a boy named Fela Kuti; a vanishingly rare 7” recording of Captain Avery’s space-time shower songs found its way to London in the mid-1960s and birthed modern psychedelia; at a similar time in Brazil, Os Mutantes were visited by a dream in which a giant silver orb hummed sun-scattered, acid-baked melodies to the band which they went on to record and garner significant critical acclaim. In a recent interview with Pitchfork, when asked about these guerrilla nuggets that have apparently radically shifted the global musical culture of Earth, Captain Avery smiled laconically, and gave the obscure reply:
“Space is Psychedelic, baby. Space is psychedelic” +
DJ BROTHER DELUXE has quickly made a name for himself as one of UK’s foremost afro-bass DJ, expect to find yourself trancing out to the spacious rhythms of Brother Deluxe’s unique selections. CARA BRANCA is the latest and fruitiest sign-up for Mango Disco records to date. Irresistible original Tropical beats material from the acclaimed international producer Jack Alsopp.