BANK HOLIDAY MONDAY SPECIAL!! Summers running out, time to kick back, relax, bathe in the last of the summer sunshine and listen to a stunning soundtrack of soul, funk, boogie, jazz, beats and beyond as Mukatsuku Records NIK WESTON meets Tru Skool Beats Head, The Mighty KEITH LAWRENCE for an all day sonically enriched Bank Holiday Monday Special, Free Entry at The CLF Art Lounge and Roof Garden.
Time to “Ceeeleeeeebrate good times. C’mon!”
The Armchair Rooftop Soul Sessions, we’re here to help start your week on a non stop musical high.
NIK WESTON (Mukatsuku Records)
Nik Weston first entered the London Club dance music scene in 1995, when he started the club night Phony In Piccadilly. He and two other friends then started a club night in Soho called Mukatsuku in 1997. It ran for 2 years from 1997 – 1999 upstairs at two floor room Club in London China Town called The Clinic, and was nominated by London Evening Standard Newspaper as ‘club night of the year’.
As a DJ, he’s played over 30 countries including 20 tours of Japan and supported the likes of Gilles Peterson, Danny Krivit, Moodyman, Pharoah Sanders, Tania Maria etc .Since 2001 Weston has put out over 200 releases on various labels in the US, Europe and Japan, and over 70 releases on his own Mukatsuku Records strictly vinyl only, singles only label imprint.
Mukatsuku Records is well-established as one of the finest labels embracing and celebrating music from around the world.
Keith Lawrence is a Club DJ/Radio Presenter with over 30 years experience of Rockin’ The Block. Playing Funk, Soul, Hip-Hop, Boogie Reggae and anything else with ‘Soul’. His musical versatility has seen him DJ alongside DMC Scratch Dj’s to Reggae Soundsystem as well as ‘Keeping it Lively’ in the Club. His DJ skills have carried him around the world, receiving a Radio Presenters award from The Stereograph Foundation in October 2017 and was nominated in 2002 for ‘Best UK Hip-Hop Radio Presenter’ in The UK Hip-Hop awards.
Whether it’s Jay-Z’s after party, DJing at Musiq Soulchild, Average white band, Maceo Parker or Kurtis Blow/Furious 5 concerts – Or supplying riddims for Black Twang, Rodney-P, Tenor Fly and Daddy Freddy to spit over in the clubs Hip-Hop/Dancehall style, Keith been there seen it and blown it up! Every time. His career has also seen him DJ alongside more of the world’s greats, Norman Jay M.B.E to King Tubby’s Soundsystem.
Armchair Soul Sessions Bank Holiday Monday Special
DJ Times: 1pm – 9pm (1pm-5pm Nik Weston, 5pm-9pm Keith Lawrence)
Entry: Free (however we recommend you book a table to guarantee your space)
Armchair Soul Sessions normally run every Sunday
Next Events: Sun Sep 05 – Jazzcotech x Soul 360, followed by Sun Sep 12 – South East Salon In Session with Jason Page and Friends.
See you up on the roof or deep inside
Artists: Nik Weston, Keith Lawrence
|Date of Event (Leave blank if you are not listing a gig)||On Monday August 30, 2021 at 1:00 pm (ends Monday August 30, 2021 at 9:00 pm)|