Brixton Village Lates announces free DJ nights playing Funk, Soul, Jazz, Hip Hop, Reggae, Latin, House and more – Brixton Buzz
After a short hiatus, the team at Brixton Village Lates are back with another summer of music from a DJ program from both markets. This year will see the usual mix of surprise DJs and promoters, playing the best of Funk, Soul, Jazz, Hip Hop, Reggae, Latin, House and more.
Highlights include Just Vibez on Windrush Day weekend, Filipino Funk & Soul by Pinoy Grooves, original Soul II Soul DJ Aitch B, sweet sunny music from Palms Wine West African by Zezi Ifore. OpenDecks with Miss Soxee, alternative African electronic dance music lover, label boss, producer and MC T-Roy and Mark Force of Bugz In The Attic.
Wednesday July 21
Location: 5th Avenue
Thursday July 22
Location: 5th Avenue
Mi-Soul Radio’s Pete Mello never fails to get people moving by playing anything soulful.
Saturday July 24
DOM SERVINI (Wah Wah 45)
Dom has been filling the dance floors since the early 1990s with his beautifully blended and open-minded mix of music infused with soul, jazz and funk.
Wednesday July 28 – *SPECIAL*
BRIXTON IN PERFORM… From noon to 11pm
As part of the region-wide Brixton Bid event, The Village features comedy and live music
representations of …
12 pm-3pm Natural Bar presents…
3 p.m. Actor Name
3.30pm-7pm Natural Bar presents….
7-9 p.m. Live artists
9 p.m. to 11 p.m. Natural Bar presents
Deeply influenced by both organic grooves and electronic music, AudDicted’s record collection spans sounds old and new, from jazz to reggae, funk, soul, Brazilian rhythms, afro rhythms and Latin, hip hop, disco, house and everything.
Thursday July 29
Location: Happy Dumpling
Our most reserved DJ on the list, D. Vyzor will be back to bring his unique Brazilian DJ style to the decks.
Saturday July 31 | 1 p.m. to 11 p.m.
BRIXTON VILLAGE BBQ KITCHEN ALLDAYER
An all day barbecue showcase from some of the restaurants in Brixton Village on a barbecue tip with all day music from ff DJs:
• HANDSON FAMILY
• DON’T FORGET THE TIME
• GLADE MARIE (to be confirmed
• T-ROY ON THE SET
wednesday 4 august
Thursday 5 August
Combining rare and cult wines from London’s best sommeliers with classic house, 80s disco, 90s hip hop and reggae.
Location: Salon, Market Row
Friday August 6
Jamaica Independence Day
Shabba Party in association with VP records (the world’s leading Reggae & Dancehall label) presents Jamaica’s Independence Day celebration in Brixton Village.
saturday 7 august
ZEZI IFORE at Court
Zezi Ifore is bursting with creativity. DJ, broadcaster, artist, fashionista … that’s all about Kaboodle. Last time we had Zezi play in the middle of the lockdown, she had the whole yard swaying
appreciation of the tapping of the toes. We cannot wait for his return!
wednesday 11 august
MARK FORCE (Cooperation) in Sarap
Always low-key, local Brixton’s Mark Force is a bit of an OG. He was part of the legendary Broken Beat Bugz In The Attic collective and more recently casually released a few smashing releases under his joint label Cooperation Records. Super happy to share some of his musical inspirations with him!
Thursday August 12
DJ resident curators
Saturday August 14
Well known as the official DJ of Congo Natty, Snuff has had club residences in London since 1998. Organizer of the iconic Brixton Speakers Corner Hip Hop event and international ambassador for the global Hip Hop platform End Of The Weak, Snuff has been a regular dj since Breakfast Jam East Africa Breakin ‘Championships held annually as well as tours with Dead Prez,
Immortal Technique, The Pharcyde, Arrested Development, Public Enemy, Mos Def, Talib Kweli and many more.
Wednesday August 18
A vinyl collector, promoter, distributor and resident of the London-based BBE Store, DJ Patrick “2 Funky” Steele has been a part of the city’s music scene since the mid-1980s, where he quickly gained a reputation for playing a varied selection of music and was a member of the original soul collective Confunktion playing many big sold-out underground parties.
In 2018, his radio shows Global Soul Radio and on Realhouse radio won the Mixcloud Online Radio Listener’s Choice award for Best Funk / Soul Show on the streaming platform service, winning thousands of new listeners in part of the world’s largest celebration of the rapidly changing online radio landscape.
Patrick is a regular guest at many parties such as Jazzfunksoul, Househuntin ‘, Pret a Couter and Makin-Moves, and several sets on Spiritland’s widely acclaimed sound system at Kings Cross. His sound has taken him abroad to various festivals, both at home and in Europe, including Soul in the Algarve (Portugal), Vocal Booth (Spain), Cork Jazz Festival (Ireland) and Suncebeat in (Croatia).
Thursday August 19
Saturday August 21
JM Soul is DJ Deejay DJ. A young rookie in Pirate Radio, with appearances on both Kiss FM and Solar Radio in their prime, JM is a respected lifer in the game DJ, including helping set up Mi-Soul Radio and currently runs his own station. radio – Global Soul Radio. We can’t wait to hear what comes out of the bag for this one.
wednesday 25 august
Thursday August 26
DJ CAL JADER
DJ Cal Jader is one of the founders of Movimientos London and champion of Latin new wave music. His sets bring people together with the freshest Latin and global sounds, combining classic beats with cutting-edge, urban contemporary beats with a London twist.
Friday August 27 HOLIDAY
Saturday August 28 HOLIDAY
CREATION REBEL at The Courtyard
Creation Rebel is a reggae, roots & dub sound system from London. Under the Channel One banner for over 10 years – Tudor Lion, Empress Gina & MC Ras Terry Gad
deliver music from deep and spiritual roots, keeping the fundamental traditions of the sound system. living culture. Paired with some of the iconic Channel One Sound System boxes and a
archive of reggae from the 60s to the present day Creation Rebel uplifts the heart, mind and soul.
Note: Event locations are subject to change due to weather conditions and merchant business needs. All from 7 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. unless otherwise indicated.