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CLF Art Cafe, Block A, Bussey Building
133 Rye Lane, SE15 4ST London, United Kingdom
Sat July 08 — The South London Soul Train marks the 8th anniversary of the passing of the unequalled genius that is / was Michael Jackson [June 25 2009] with a positively storming 4 floor special at The CLF Art Cafe, Block A, Bussey Building. Part of our on-going mission to move your mind & body + force feed yoh soul with the absolute best of times. residentadvisor.net/event.aspx?970126
Your Host with the absolute most Jazzheadchronic taking you through a celebratory 4 hr dance floor direct retrospective set of classic Michael Jackson on Level 1, with an opening 2hr non MJ set dropped in earnest by special guest TBA.
From Midnight / Jazzheadchronic mining the complete back catalogue of Michael Jackson and dropping live bombs o' soul from his iconic Motown Years to epic works of the 70’s, 80's and 90's — Jackson 5 Classics 'I want You Back' and 'Rockin' Robin' to The Jacksons All time Disco Anthems like «Can You Feel It' and 'Enjoy Yourself'. As well as classic solo works from mind blowing Albums 'Off The Wall', 'Thriller', 'Bad' + More. 'Workin' Day & Night', 'PYT', 'Wanna be Starting Somethin’ the list goes on and on and on.
Original Takes to Remixes and Rare gems from the Motown vaults dropped hard, large and loud all night long — alongside more than a few equally heavyweight non MJ joints to keep the vibe absolutely righteous.
Believe us, we won’t stop til you get enough!
Level 2 Legendary DJ SNOWBOY & The Mighty BEN GIBSON (The Hook And Sling) unleash more Soul & Funk 45 Beasts on yehs for max dancefloor satisfaction. Gonna be a soul massacre y'all — the rarest and absolute tastiest in prime cut funk delivered direct to the whole ah you soul. Beliiiiieve.
Then on Level 3 — S'all about DISCO WONDERLAND. hosted by The legendary DJ ANDY SMITH + Special guests — dropping 80’s boogie, disco and proto house, evoking the spirit and dipping into the soundtrack of legendary NYC clubs such as 'Paradise Garage’ & 'Studio 54’. A night highlighting the sounds that emerged as the 70’s, turned into the 80’s and the DNA of club music as we know it today was being written.
The South London Soul Train 4 floor line up completed in the Rye Wax / Basement by special guest turntablist DJ ALI-B, and 45 epic edit maestro JIM SHARP & THE GAFF serving up piping hot joints from the world wide soul underground. A real pressure cooker of sound, cookin’ hot til it pops. All Night Long!
As always, all floors taking all passengers on a Non-Stop Magical Mystery Tour through all things Too Damn Funky. P-Funk to Jazz Funk, Soul Jazz to Rare Groove N’ Stax, Brass, Breaks, Bop and Hop to Motown, Club Classics and Anthems.
However — Passengers are requested to check their Souls at the Station as this ones for good time party people only! No Bass Wobbles Here, Only Love, Funk and Souuuuuuuul.
Event Runs 10pm — 5am / £5/7/10/13 Adv from RA or £13 OTD / Takes place on the 1st, 2nd + 3rd Sat of each month + on-going specials at The CLF Art Cafe clfartcafe.org + Beyond.
NOTE: 500 TICKETS ALWAYS AVAILABLE ON THE DOOR. But pls get there early as is always a roadblock, but once in it's well worth it :D
NEXT EVENTS: Sat Jul 15 — The South London Soul Train with The Heavy Beats Brass Band Live + More on 4 floors.
Swiftly followed by…
Sat Jul 22 — The South London Soul Train with Jazzheadchronic, Hot NYC Podcast Junkie and Premier DJ — Qool DJ Marv + More on 4 floors.
Time to keep getting it on,
See you on the dancefloors fo sho