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Hive Dalston, 260-268 Kingsland Road, E8 4DG London, United Kingdom
After meeting 2 years ago in India, playing shows and sharing stages from Bombay 2 Goa Reggae Sunsplash Festival, on 23rd September, these amazing group of artists are joining forces one more time for an exclusive one off event at Hive Dalston, London. Showcasing international artists from France, Uk and India. Expect live performance covering Reaggae, Hip Hop & Jungle. MC Eucalipse, live champion Beatboxer from Delhi, Gringoriginal, reggae artists representing France, Rudy Roots, India Reggae pioneer and MC Solomon raw Uk Hip Hop & Junglist.
Coming from the sound system school, where he started in 2001 with several local sounds. Gringo is distinguished by a flow and a particular voice with ragga hip hop and dancehall influences of the 90s.
He recorded in 2004, a street album next to Ron-C named «Vibes and Connections». In parallel, he participates in a collective ragga-hip hop the «Klan2sol», will follow a mixtape «Sortir des blocs» in 2006 and a street album «In mode bagdad» in 2012.
It is in this same year 2012 that he decides to leave France to join India where he participates in the development and promotion of reggae culture alongside Rudy Roots. Since then, he has been touring the dances of countries such as Cambodia, Thailand (Fullmoon, Koh Phangan), Vietnam, Hong Kong, Bulgaria…
He joined in 2017 the Truth and Right Sound, based in Nantes and works on the development of his first solo project…
To attend a Rudy Roots party is to be swept up in a sea of skanking feet and sweat- soaked bodies gyrating to the rhythm of an ever-surprising trip through genres. Effortlessly combining styles from Roots Reggae to Rub a Dub, modern Reggae beats, Hip Hop Remix, Nu Roots, Ragga Jungle and Digital, the unmatched dynamism of a Rudy Roots DJ set maintains an inescapable energy from start to finish. With 15 years performing internationally and 5 years organising and promoting the now legendary 'Reggae Rules the Beach' parties in North Goa, India, Rudy is a master of the art of selecting and mixing, an intuitive conductor of audiences.
A Rudy Roots event is an experience not to be missed…