Fri 10th August

Das EFX   Brixton Jamm, 261 Brixton Rd, London SW9 6LH 7pm Friday 10th August   Tickets £17.50 Advance || £25.00 on the door   TICKETS AVAILABLE 3PM WEDNESDAY 25th APRIL 2018     “Chiggedy-check yo self before you wriggedy-wreck yo self” Das EFX is an American hip hop duo consisting of emcees SKOOB & KRAZY DRAYZY. They rose to popularity in the early 90s through the support of with EPMD’s Hit Squad. The duo gained critical and commercial fame with the release of their landmark debut album ‘Dead Serious’ which highlighted their unusual rapping Jamaican influenced rhyming style which they nicknamed “sewage”. ‘Dead Serious’ went platinum and its lead single, ‘They Want EFX’ reached the top ten on the US Billboard R&B charts. As their career progressed Das EFX’s distinctive and unique lyrical delivery became more commonplace as other artists, including a young Jay-Z, imitated it. It has also become part of wider Hip-Hop parlance with Dave Chapelle even referencing it in several sketches. As a reaction the duo slowed down their fast-paced flow, eliminated the ‘iggedy’ suffix and downplayed the cartoonish content on their second classic album ‘Straight Up Sewaside’. After selling out shows in North London, Das EFX make their South London Debut this...

Sat 5th May

A James Brown Celebration   8pm-2am, Saturday 5th may 2018 The Book Club, 100-106 Leonard Street, London EC2A 4RH   Free Before 9pm / £5 on the Door   DJs: Mr Thing (2 Hour JB Set) Spin Doctor DJ Bobafatt   There is no artist that has had the impact on modern music than that of the godfather of soul, the hardest working man in showbizness Mr Please Please himself – James Brown. Having created the some of the most memorable and dancefloor friendly rhythms of all time his grounbreaking funk and soul sounds influenced all dance music that followed with his inspiration being felt by artists as varied as Public Enemy and George Michael. The drums from the classic ‘Funky Drummer’ are documented to have been sampled over 1,3000 alone! On the night his incredible catalogue of work and that it inspired will be explored by one of the true officianods of the funk Mr Thing. His 2 hour set (10pm-12pm) will delve into the full spectrum of James Brown and his band that over the year’s included such legends as Jimmy Hendrix, Bootsy Collins, Fred Wesley & Maceo Parker and just a few of the tracks that have sampled his their work. Mr Thing is joined by The Doctor’s Order own head honcho and hardest working man in Hip-Hop Spin Doctor and their good mate, the incredible DJ Bobafatt. Expect the full spectrum of Funk, Soul, Disco, Hip-Hop, House and beyond. Join the party… 1st Friday – mAAd City / Yeezy Does It @ Trapeze 1st Saturday @ Hoxton Square / The Book Club 2nd Friday – Straight Up @ Trapeze 2nd Saturday – TDO House Party @ Paradise 3rd Thursday – Hip-Hop Pub Quiz @ The Book Club 3rd Thursday – Midweek...

Jazzy Jeff Pics

Jazzy Jeff’s sold out show saw the world’s greatest DJ drop an incredible set alongside support from Eric Lau, Spin Doctor, Mo Fingaz & Russ Ryan.   Make sure you do not miss Jeff’s next London show on 27th April 2018 – GET TICKETS [Show as slideshow] 12► Join the party…. 1st Friday – mAAd City / Yeezy Does It @ Trapeze  1st Saturday @ Hoxton Square / The Book Club 2nd Friday – Straight Up @ Trapeze 3rd Thursday – Hip-Hop Pub Quiz @ The Book Club 3rd Thursday – Midweek Marauders @ The Book Club 3rd Friday – Hip-Hop vs RnB @ The Hoxton Pony Last Saturday – 45 x 45s @ Old Street Records...