ECHOES OF LOS ANGELES COMING IN HARD!!! Sat Jan 18 - Heavyweight French Funkateers ECHOES OF ... come to lay down the funked up sounds of Los Angeles, ECHOES OF LOS ANGELES (Live) at The South London Soul Train. ECHOES OF .. one of Europe's funkiest bands, delivering a soul searing 90 Live minute set, exploring the deeper soulsonic sounds of Los Angeles, alongside your host with the absolute most JAZZHEADCHRONIC, resident NIK WESTON, plus more across multiple jumping floors at The CLF Art Cafe. Part of our on-going mission to seriously funk you up.
ECHOES OF LOS ANGELES (LIVE) Band on stage around midnight.
ECHOES OF … For 4 years now, the french funk band 'ECHOES OF' has been leading a very successful and phenomenal monthly residency called 'Funk & The City', in the most famous jazz club in Paris, the NEW MORNING (where the best international jazz, funk, soul artists have performed).
The young cats of ECHOES OF are paying tribute to the american cities of funk (songs between 1975 and 1985) in a very unique, original and ambitious way, covering and reviving songs not often performed live. So far exist ECHOES OF DETROIT (One Way, Bohannon, Carl Carlton), MINNEAPOLIS (Prince, The Time, André Cymone) DAYTON (Aurra, Sun, Lakeside), WASHINGTON (Trouble Funk, Soul Searchers, Chuck Brown), MIAMI (Uncle Louie, Gwen McCrae, T-Connection), PHILADELPHIA (Instant Funk, Breakwater, Bunny Sigler), SAN FRANCISCO (Con Funk Shun, Maze, Larry Graham), CHICAGO (Chaka Khan, Earth Wind and Fire, Omni)
The 6 (extendable to 12) pieces band always keep the same backing nucleus of musicians, inviting several and various singers who become ambassadors of the city they are assigned to. More cities to come such as Memphis, New Orleans, New York, Los Angeles and also non american cities such as London, Tokyo, Rio, .. !
If you've seen ECHOES OF ... Live at The SLST before, then you know that this band truly mean business and won't stop til you get enough, so marker pen this date in the diary and get ready for a mind melding 90 minute Live set where ECHOES OF LOS ANGELES gonna tear the roof off the sucka.
Then on LEVEL 2 - Let the funk hit the fan and dance hit the floor, as The Mighty SNOWBOY & crate digger extraordinaire DEAN RUDLAND unleash pure Soul and Funk Beasts on 45 direct to the whole ah you soul. Dropping it like it’s too damn hot. ALL NIGHT LONG! May the funk be with you!
ROOM 3 (LEVEL 2/ROOM2) - The French Connection continues, as Funk, Soul and DIsco Re-Edits, Remix Artists and DJs YOUNG PULSE + ATN (MOCHI MEN) bring the sounds of their highly successful souled up Parisienne night “FUNK & THE CITY' to the SLST, drop the hammer and Invite you to Dance Harder y'all. This duo are truly hot folks and ready to seriously bring the party. So (and as we like to say) Prepare Yourselves!
The South London Soul Train 3 floor / 4 room 4 line up completed in the RYE WAX / BASEMENT by DJs SCRIMSHIRE + BOPPERSON from highly influential record labels WAH WAH 45s + FIRST WORD. Both Djs serving up more delicious piping hot joints from the worldwide underground. The absolute finest in soul, funk, groove and boogie truly delivered - Strictly on the good foot. All Night Long!
Time to positively get up for the downstroke!!!
The South London Soul Train (as always) All floors, will be taking, all passengers on a Non-Stop Magical Mystery Tour through all things Too Damn Funky. P-Funk to Jazz Funk, Soul Jazz to Rare Groove N’ Stax, Brass, Breaks, Bop and Hop to Motown, Club Classics and Anthems.
However - Passengers are requested to check their Souls at the Station as this one's for good time party people only! No Bass Wobbles Here, Only Love, Funk and Souuuuuuuul.
The South London Soul Train Runs 10pm - 5am / £5-13 Adv from RA or £15 OTD / Takes place every Saturday night at The CLF Art Cafe www.clfartcafe.org + beyond.
MIN OF 500 TIX ALWAYS OTD!
NEXT EVENTS: Sat Jan 25 - The South London Soul Train with Marva King (Live) + More at The CLF Art Cafe. https://www.residentadvisor.net/events/1349448
Swiftly Followed by:
Sat Feb 01 - The South London Soul Train with The Fontanas (Live) + more at The CLF Art Cafe. http://www.residentadvisor.net/events/1349449
Time to keep getting it on,
See you on the dancefloors fo sho
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