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Spiritland Legends: P-Funk – Hosted by earthboundboy

02/08/2018

Make my funk a P-Funk! The next instalment of Spiritland Legends celebrates the life and work of George Clinton and all who have sailed with him upon the good ship P-FUNK. The night is hosted by avid collector and funkaholic earthboundboy. Get up on the downstroke from 20:00 - 1.00.

Kyri

03/08/2018

R2 Records label head honcho and master selector of twenty-five years' experience Kyri is one of our favourite DJs and we're thrilled that he's back to deliver another of his trademark Friday night Spiritland selections.

If anything like last time, Kyri's Spiritland set will draw on a wide spectrum of soulful boogie, house influences, disco, jazz and funk.

Nik Weston

04/08/2018

Mukatsuku Records is the UK's premier reissue label bringing long lost vinyl gems back into circulation, and Nik Weston is the man that makes it all happen.

We're delighted that he once again brings his record box of worldwide jazz, funk and soul wonders for this Saturday night session.

Matthieu Beck

05/08/2018

Radio DJ, in-demand producer and selector of exquisite taste Matthieu returns to Spiritland for this all-points-covered Sunday sundowner session, held between 17:00 - 22:00.

Anne Frankenstein

06/08/2018

Anne is one of our favourite DJs, so who better to start our week of music here. A full-time DJ, her strictly-vinyl sets typically feature deep selections of funk, soul, jazz, afrobeat, exotica and disco.

Apiento & Andrew Hale

08/08/2018

Test Pressing's Apiento is a man with immaculate taste. He's joined once again by friend and musical cohort Andrew Hale from Sade for a night of rhythm and melody.

Pete On the Corner

09/08/2018

Relentless digger of the rare international grooves Pete OTC steps up for a many-bases-covered Thursday night set.

Gilles Peterson and Worldwide FM recently determined On The Corner worthy of the accolade 'label of the year' 2018 – that's how superb Pete's musical tastes are.

Ralph Tee

10/08/2018

Record label boss, radio broadcaster and lifelong soul aficionado Ralph Tee is here for a Friday night of upbeat, smiles for miles music. His knowledge of and passion for sharing the rare grooves is second to none.

Ralph has been a club DJ since the 1970s & broadcasting on radio since the 1980s, with deep roots in the UK soul scene.

Dom Servini

13/08/2018

The Wah Wah 45s head honcho Dom Servini delivers a Monday night genre-spanning selection as only he can.

Putting the love and detail back into soul, funk and reggae music with tight productions, crisp pressings and beautiful artwork, his label's taste is a perfect match for Spiritland.

Poly-Ritmo

18/08/2018

Having cut her teeth at one of London’s finest record stores, Sounds Of The Universe, and graduating with an ethnomusicology degree from SOAS, Poly-Ritmo has a musical knowledge way beyond her years. Expect jazz, Brazilian, Latin, soul and more from Polly.

Alena Arpels

23/08/2018

Prolific DJ, performer and a regular guest at Europe's finest soul weekenders, Alena Arpels will be bringing her cherished selection of rare groove, modern soul and jazz-funk records for this Thursday night special.

Spiritland Legends: Herbie Hancock

30/08/2018

Our Legends series continues with an all-night celebration of pioneering jazz-funk multi-instrumentalist Herbert Jeffrey Hancock.

With a career spanning six decades, Hancock took the experience of his early days with Miles and Blue Note into new jazz-funk realms, taking a leading role in bringing the vocoder and keytar into popular music culture while he was at it.

As his career continues through to present day, his body of work inspires successive generations of musicians, particularly in the world of electronic sampling.

The music will be curated by our sharp-dressed friend Jean-Claude: Hancock enthusiast, DJ and head of If Music. Come and see what our resident Herbie-head hunts out.

David Triana

31/08/2018

A familiar face at Spiritland, our Colombiano friend David – of thumping house label Downpitch Recordings – returns to the Spiritland sound system for a Saturday night session of worldwide beats, with a natural focus on the latin sounds of his homelands.

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