Boogie for Bashas – A Fundraiser for Refugees
Tickets: ADV £6, OTD £8
For two decades, Afro-dub masters Soothsayers have enriched London’s live music scene with their original reggae and Afrobeat tunes. Their energetic performances have graced stages across Europe, including Rototom Sunsplash and Glastonbury, and will get you sliding across the dancefloor.
This funkalicious London-based band are rising through the jazzy ranks with their upbeat boogie bangers. Get ready for smooth brass, edgy riffs and to throw some serious shapes.
As lead guitarist of World Reggae Contest winners Chainska Brassika, Henry knows a thing or two about reggae. We couldn’t think of anyone better to hit the decks and delve into some of our favourite roots records.
Join Tune Rat on his journey back to the age of disco as he spins records from his crate digger’s collection of funk and soul.
“Armed only with a sax, a laptop chocca of tectonic emotion and a mind brimming with syncopated beats and funkin’ synth lines, the mysterious Keith Lorraine delivers. This is a man whose primary goal in life has been to propagate the boogie message, or so say the legend.” – FOUR HEADS
And, as a special treat, circus acrobat VIOLA BRUNI will be swirling from the beams in an ethereal aerial performance.
Out of Limbo is raising funds for two organisations working with refugees in France.
Jungle Canopy distribute emergency shelters to help thousands of refugees in Dunkirk and Calais survive the cold winter ahead. Because police repeatedly attack refugees by slashing their tents and confiscating their bedding and belongings, Jungle Canopy gives out bivvy bags and Bashas. These light-weight and versatile emergency shelters can be quickly unhooked and packed away if hit by a sudden police attack.
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Solidarithé provide empowering legal information, hygiene packs and warming cups of tea and coffee every night to hundreds of refugees sleeping rough on the streets of Paris.
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Join us on Saturday the 13th of January 2018 for an exciting and fun-filled evening in aid of these two excellent grassroots organisations.