Radio

Emanative

03/01/2019 20:00 - 01:00

Producer, drummer, percussionist and DJ Nick Woodmansey aka Emanative has produced records for Brownswood, On The Corner, Ninja Tune and most recently a double gatefold LP for Jazzman.

He's also a trustee of Gilles Peterson's Steve Reid Foundation along with Four Tet and Floating Points, among others.

Whilst his productions have been rooted mainly in deep and spiritual jazz, his eclectic taste and vinyl selections cover all corners of the globe and all genres. Expect all manner of earthly delights from the deep and diverse to the strange and funky.

Vesa Liede

05/01/2019 15:00 - 20:00

Excellent taste? Check. All vinyl? Check. Weekend resident? Check.

Long time aficionado of all things beats, breaks and B-Boy culture, cratedigger Vesa returns with his enviable record collection for a rhythm section-led Saturday.

Eliza Rose

05/01/2019 20:00 - 01:00

Eliza Rose brings her unique sound once again. If you caught her sessions in 2018, you'll know why we're delighted to have her back at the controls for this Saturday night session.

A heavyweight record collector with a show on Balamii radio and roots in Flashback Records, Eliza Rose will bring more of her very best funk, soul, jazz and disco sounds.

Almo

06/01/2019 12:00 - 17:00

Weekend resident DJ Almo brings a laid-back and wholly global session for our loafers and loungers.

Groovy balearica, sunshine soul and funky folk – the ideal soundtrack for a Sunday with family and friends at Spiritland.

Ash

06/01/2019 17:00 - 22:00

A well-known face behind the decks at London's classier musical establishments, Ashley Robinson makes his return to Spiritland with more worldwide tunes from his 'Inhabit w/ Ash' radio show.

Ty Abiodun

07/01/2019 19:00 - 23:30

Originally from Manchester, Ty started out as an avid collector, finding his feet as a kid in the 80s before discovering house, early rave, hip hop and funk.

Before the disco revival, his love of disco led him to setting up and promoting the absurdly-named and popular night Disco Magico Sexy Sexy Bang Bang. Music has given him the opportunity to play at various venues and festivals across the UK and the odd spot on pirate radio.

Expect anything from afrobeat to house, funk to lift music with the odd pop gem thrown in.

Steven Mackintosh

08/01/2019 20:30 - 23:30

Steven has been working as an actor for 35 years, recently playing Alan Richards in Wanderlust on BBC. Well known for roles in Luther with Idris Elba, Lock Stock and also The Underworld series of films, he'll also soon be seen in the feature film Rocketman, the musical odyssey based on the life of Elton John.

Steven has been an avid collector of music for many years and his wide ranging sonic taste Includes funk, folk, jazz, krautrock, tropicalia, soundtracks and beyond.

Rhythm Doctor

11/01/2019 20:00 - 01:00

Simply put, Rhythm Doctor is a supreme DJ. His knowledge and passion for classy music is second to none.

Quite possibly one of the country's longest-serving club DJs, Chris began on the 1970s Midlands punk/dub scene, before taking house, boogie, funk and more to London and beyond throughout the 1980s. Now based in Tallinn, Estonia, Chris joins us for another rare appearance.

Pete Fowler

12/01/2019 20:00 - 01:00

Super-talented artist and all-round superb egg Pete brings the good vibes on this Saturday night.

He'll wheel in his well-travelled bag of smooth bangers, yacht rock, gentle funk and Adult Oriented Rock ribticklers.

Check out his OPEN show on Soho Radio and his last mix from Spiritland for an indication of Pete's top drawer sounds.

Harvinder

13/01/2019 17:00 - 22:00

With over 15 years' experience behind the counter at Honest Jon’s Records in Portobello Road under his belt, Outernational Sounds label boss Harv returns for a Sunday evening of smooth grooves with soul.

Don Grizz

14/01/2019 19:00 - 23:30

An avid record collector, DJ, radio host and promoter, Don has been a founding member of improv night Open Sauce where acts from labels such as Ninja Tune, Big Dada, Wichita Records are given the opportunity to perform experimental, freeform sets – including the first ever live show of electronic wizard Gold Panda.

Collaborating with promoters Tempo Clash, design/documentary pioneers The SRK and online charity GCASFM with performance at institutions such as The Whitechapel Gallery, Corsica Studios, Rat Records and The Cause to name a few Don continues to entertain whilst pushing musical boundaries.

Expect a musical journey encompassing variations of Jazz, Funk, Worldmusic, Dub, Reggae, Ambient, Downbeat, Disco and anything in between.

Nick Shearer

16/01/2019 20:00 - 01:00

Bournemouth-based Nick Shearer returns for another midweek session at the controls.

Part of the Eclectics crew, he brings bags of obscure beats and grooves for your pleasure.