DJ Almo starts 2018 as we mean to go on, with a wildly eclectic selection of music sourced from far and wide.
Spiritland x The Pickle Factory with Pearson Sound (Hessle Audio), Toby Nicholas and Hamish Cole
Another Pickle Factory hookup - this time Toby Nicholas and Hamish Cole are joined by one of the most in-demand DJs on the circuit right now, Pearson Sound from the pioneering Hessle Audio label. Expect the most upfront electronic music around.
Paul Raffaele & Barbie Bertisch (Love Injection, New York)
Love Injection is a monthly print fanzine from the heart of Brooklyn, NY created by Paul Raffaele and Barbie Bertisch - as well as a weekly radio show on The Lot Radio. We welcome these two musical fiends to our place for an easy breezy afternoon session.
Peter Croce (Rocksteady Disco)
Rocksteady Disco is an independent record label and party founded in 2014 in Detroit, Michigan by Peter Croce. The label touches on music inspired by parties from Detroit to London, New York to Nigeria, Jamaica to Chicago, and Tokyo to Brazil. We welcome Peter to Spiritland for a deep session.
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.
Tom Middleton & Joe Muggs
Tom Middleton's role as a force in electronic music is untouchable, from his collaborations with Mark Pritchard as Global Communication, Reload, Jedi Knights to his solo work as Cosmos, AMBA and numerous remixes under his own name - with at least two major new musical projects ready to go for 2018. He teams up with journalist, DJ and Spiritland regular Joe Muggs for a deep cosmic exploration on the Spiritland soundsystem.