Shut The Front Door are excited to welcome Parisian Electronic producer FKJ for his BIGGEST London showcase yet, performing his incredible live set. This is the official London date for his debut album ‘French Kiwi Juice’ tour taking place at one of London’s largest venues – Electric Brixton.
The Big Moon and Island are amongst more names that have today been added to the lineup for Bushstock 2017. The annual one-day, multi-venue music festival will return to Shepherd’s Bush, London, on Saturday 10th June. Final tickets for this year’s festival are on sale now from bushstock.co.uk Other new lineup names announced today include Arlissa, Avante Black, Dan Owen, Dan Stock, Fyfe, Joy Crookes, Marlon Williams, Mikaela Davis, Minke, Mirror Fury, Mosa Wild, Sir Was, SuperGlu and Talos. Read more […]
The Subliminal head honcho has had a hiatus from the UK club scene, but broke this in stunning fashion at the tail end of last year. Hitting the likes of Church in Leeds and Egg London, the house music master reminded everyone why he remains one of the most prized global talents with a slew of sets which confirmed his rare ability to match crowd pleasing charisma with underground appeal and technical ability.
The Selecter and The Beat have announced a co-headline London concert on Saturday 29th April 2017. The 2 Tone legends are teaming up to give fans a rare treat. Life-long friends, they are two of the main bands to come out of 2 Tone – a crucial musical and cultural movement which is still as relevant today as it was over 30 years ago. The Selecter is led by their iconic frontwoman Pauline Black, alongside an incredible talented band of musicians, and co-fronted by original member Arthur Read more […]
Where to start… Mayrhofen, Austria, that’s where! Up a massive mountain 8,497 FT above ordinary. The finest ski resort in Europe, sprinkled with world class acts, insane venues (think Igloo rave, enchanted forest party, tennis club turned super club). Blue runs, black runs, beer runs. The original. Unparalleled. Plain daft.
Underground has been bringing the hype to Liverpool since it opened in a flurry of excitement in October. Ben Klock, Ame, Magda and more have all rocked the joint, and whilst 2016 will see the likes of Greg Wilson and Dale Howard hold court before the year is out, its 2017 when the club will really show it means business. Knight of course has been equally prolific. His huge collaboration with Lee Van Dowski, ‘Fall Down on Lee’, has alongside ‘Yebisah’ been one of the smashes of 2016, Read more […]
Liverpool’s freshest club Underground has had an inspiring start, adding a fresh musical assault on the city’s clubbing terrain. Ben Klock got the momentum going, with further underground techno turns from Ame, Magda, Paws and SEFF, but as December swings by it’s the time for a new musical shift with the return of two favourites of the city’s scene. That pairing is party starters du jour Freeze and one of Merseyside’s strongest musical voices, Greg Wilson.
House music giants Defected Records return to SWG3 this December. If last years event was anything to go by, we’re in for a treat.
When you think of house music, the name Derrick Carter springs to mind, and with good reason; he along with Frankie Knuckles was right at the beginning of the genre’s inception in Chicago. House music legends don’t come more certified than this. Carter’s sets often take a journey through house, soul, jazz and disco, we can’t wait to see what he has up his sleeve this time.
We’ve had some of the greatest artists in electronica play for us over the last few years, with the likes of Trentemoller, Apparat and Kiasmos gracing the stage at Avant Garde events. However, in November we bring you an act who helped introduce a generation to melodic electronic music and who have produced some of the seminal tracks of our time…