City Food Share Events presents
Roots Garden / Heavytone HiFi / Easy Skankin
Thursday 20th February 2020
£3 ADV / £5 OTD - All proceeds go to City Food Share Charity
City Food Share Events presents a brand new monthly night showcasing some of the best Roots & Dub DJs, producers and labels called 'Dub Me Crazy!'
On our launch night we are very happy to have Brighton's own Roots Garden Records as well as up and coming sound system; Heavytone HiFi.
Plus resident Easy Skankin DJs.
Roots Garden stormed Brighton’s clubnight scene with it’s ‘Strictly Roots and Culture’ ethos in 1995. Hosting Tuesday nights at the underground venue, The Jazz Place establishing Roots Garden as one of the UK’s longest running reggae nights (1995-2011). Bringing authentic sound system culture into a club environment. As well as regular appearances at venues and festivals further afield Roots Garden continue to be an ever present part of Brighton's diverse music scene, hosting regular sound system shows and club night sessions across the cities many venues. Roots Garden's passion and dedication to representing the very best of Jamaican music and it's many branches have secured it's name as an integral part of Brighton's musical landscape.
Roots Garden record label,est.2005, represents many of the talented artists, musicians and producers that the club has been hosting over the years. Working closely alongside pioneering UK Dub/reggae Producer, Nick Manasseh, the label has released music with the cream of the crop of Jamaican and British artists and musicians incl: Johnny Osbournne, Earl 16, Cate Ferris, Luciano, Danny Red, Johnny Clarke, Richie Phoe, Dark Angel, Jah Mali, Brother Culture, Vin Gordon, Freddie McGregor, Josey Wales, Bob Skeng, Etherealites, to name only a few...
HeavyTone Hifi is a roots, reggae & dub sound system from Brighton. A product of its surroundings, HeavyTone stands for love & unity. In our sessions you can hear everything from ska to UK steppers played through a custom hand-built sound system
Flying the flag for sound system culture in Brighton, we aim to bring back the dances that once graced this seaside town with full force.
Easy Skankin’ are a collective of some of the best Reggae DJs in Brighton.
All have impressive backgrounds, which when bought together promises to uplift your soul as you skank to the sounds of Ska, Rocksteady, Roots, Rubadub and Dancehall!
City Food Share is a community based charity fundraising platform supporting food banks and homeless shelters in Brighton and Hove. We help provide hot meals, living essentials and food shopping for vulnerable people and families. We are currently fundraising for 9 food banks and homeless shelters and every penny raised at this event will be used directly to support those in need.