Former singer (Furniture), current songwriter (Lana Del Rey, Lissie etc.), and music journalist (MOJO) Jim rummages through a lifetime of records lovingly collected and comes up with anything from John Barry to Anderson .Paak, Bohannon to Caravan, yacht-rock to rock steady.
Peter Adjaye aka AJ Kwame
AJ Kwame is a key figure in the contemporary afro music scene having co-founded ‘Afri-kokoa’ over 10 years ago highlighting contemporary afro inspired fusions. His latest project 'Dialogues' is a collaboration with his brother, the architect David Adjaye. Come and hear his broad style on Friday night.
After a solid apprenticeship at Piccadilly Records, Rob Butler launched the celebrated vinyl-only Be With Records in 2010, reissuing long-lost albums on quality pressings. His DJ sets range from electro-funk, pop and R&B to dub and AOR. Come and hear his soulful selections as Saturday evening turns into late night.
Derek’s Island Discs with Count Skylarkin
Count Skylarkin' shared numerous DJ booths, dancefloors and pints with his friend and mentor, the much missed DJ Derek. Derek's family has left the Count a priceless and precious memento - the entirety of his music collection on MiniDisc. These discs have travelled the country, igniting dancefloors and shebeens for years, filled with reggae, dub, ska, rock & roll, swing, jive and more. Count Skylarkin' will be playing them and talking about the legacy of Derek's life, from 5pm.
Spiritland Talks: Nick Hornby and Bill Nighy in conversation – SOLD OUT
We present a night of music and conversation hosted by Nick Hornby. His guest is Bill Nighy, discussing the musical forces and passions that have guided him through life.
PLEASE NOTE: This is a ticketed event with 10% of the ticket proceeds going to Starlight Children's Foundation