What’s On

Steve KIW

22/10/2017 12:00 - 17:00

Brighton DJ and radio jock Steve returns to King's Cross to play another of his classy Sunday sessions - Balearic gems, deep soul, and the most laid-back of disco cuts will all go down.

Kirk Degiorgio

22/10/2017 17:00 - 22:00

Kirk Degiorgio's musical expertise spans deep electronica, highly polished jazz-funk, blistering techno, immaculate AOR and more under numerous aliases. He joins us to put the system to work on a range of music from his extensive collection.

AMC

23/10/2017 19:00 - 23:30

AMC - Alasdair to his friends - spins a wildly eclectic mix of all things deep and groovy for his Monday night Spiritland debut.

Anthony Teasdale

24/10/2017 19:00 - 23:30

After his well received debut outing DJ, collector, journalist and King's Cross local Anthony Teasdale returns to Spiritland for a Tuesday evening eclectic session.

Leonidas

25/10/2017 20:00 - 01:00

Master selector Leonidas checks in at Spiritland for one of his trademark deeply eclectic midweek listening sessions.

Gavin Povey

26/10/2017 20:00 - 01:00

Gavin Povey operates undercover as The Jazz Detective, unearthing swinging sounds from the 1950s to today, touching on Big Band, Swing, Oriental & Spiritual jazz. Come and get hip to his sound at Spiritland.

The Showfa

27/10/2017 20:00 - 01:00

The Showfa has an impeccable musical pedigree, putting his name to the much-loved Blackbeard remixes and edits, and seminal releases on the Strut label. The Showfa is his latest incarnation, touching on Gospel, Soul, Funk, Boogie & Disco. Get involved.

Mr Fortyfour

28/10/2017 16:00 - 20:00

If an afternoon of across the board selecting is what you're looking for, then Mr Fortyfour is your man.

Aroop Roy

28/10/2017 20:00 - 01:00

Producer and DJ Aroop Roy is a key tastemaker in the UK's eclectic electronic scene, blending organic elements of jazz, afro, latin and funk with the deeper edge of house and disco on a variety of labels including Gamm, Basic Fingers, Freestyle and his own imprint Kampana. Come and hear him in action at Spiritland.

Jeff O’Toole

29/10/2017 12:00 - 22:00

Jeff's Spiritland sets are always a thing of joy, filled with records new and old, blended together to perfection. Our Sunday afternoon session was almost made for him.

Soul Of A Nation – closing party

30/10/2017 19:00 - 23:30

Soul Of A Nation: Art In The Age Of Black Power at Tate Modern is one of the most powerful exhibitions of 2017, a landmark show with a timely message. We're thrilled to join up with Tate Modern to host the closing party for the show along at Spiritland with music from no less than four selectors: Stuart Baker (Sounds Of The Universe), Andwot (Touching Bass), Jean-Claude (If Music) and Zakia. Get down early.

Ally Tropical

31/10/2017 19:00 - 23:30

By day Ally Tropical looks after one of our favourite online arts and culture publications, The Ran$om Note - by night, he plays the good stuff across the boards. Come and hear him on the Spiritland system.

Dan Bean

01/11/2017 20:00 - 01:00

Long time friend of Spiritland Dan's residency continues with a deeply eclectic all vinyl midweek listening session.

Jimmy K Tel (Sancho Panza)

03/11/2017 20:00 - 01:00

Jimmy K-Tel is, along with Matt Brown, the guiding force behind one of London's most beloved party crews, Sancho Panza. Their warehouse events, boat parties and legendary system at the Notting Hill Carnival have all been powered by Jim and Matt's deep love for music of all flavours. Come and hear Jimmy K-Tel dip into the lower BPMs of his record collection on a Saturday night.

Reference Point

04/11/2017 16:00 - 20:00

Two of our favourite selectors, Mark 'GV' Taylor and George Arthur, return to Spiritland for a Saturday afternoon overflowing with vinyl goodness,

Rich Reason

04/11/2017 20:00 - 01:00

DJ, promoter and producer Rich Reason is one of Mancunia's prime musical movers. As a day one resident of the magnificent Warehouse Project and manager and chief cat-wrangler of LEVELZ crew, his sound defies definition - his DJ sets take in everything from jazz to juke to jungle and beyond.

Micky Browne

05/11/2017 12:00 - 17:00

After his fantastic summer debut session, south coast DJ and radio jock Micky returns to Spiritland with a record bag full of the best in downtempo, Balearic and blissed-out gems for this afternoon session.

Pete Gofton

05/11/2017 17:00 - 22:00

Pete Gofton plays across the board from Kraut to psych, dream pop to dub, Tangerine Dream to Prefab Sprout. Come and tickle your ears on a Sunday night at Spiritland.

Lorenzo

06/11/2017 19:00 - 23:30

Lorenzo Bandiera is the creative force behind the great Fly By Night label. Expect eclectic funk, disco and world grooves on his Spiritland debut.

Tony Sylvester

07/11/2017 19:00 - 23:30

Spiritland welcomes the return of the main man Tony Sylvester, who mines his enviable record collection for deep black gold. Expect...the unexpected.

Bill Brewster presents Tribal Rites launch party

08/11/2017 20:00 - 01:00

The DJ's DJ, journalist's journalist and record collector's record collector Bill Brewster is releasing a deeply personal compilation charting his life in music.

'Tribal Rites' touches on post-punk, dub, hiphop and house and is a musical autobiography built from the furthest reaches of Bill's extensive record collection. Come down and celebrate the launch of this sprawling mix with a night of musical mischief at the home of good music.

Solid State

10/11/2017 20:00 - 01:00

Sheffield's Solid State aka Richard Hardcastle is a disco authority with an ear for the ultimate head-nodder. His work has lit up the underground since 1988, both on the dancefloor and on vinyl. We welcome his return to Spiritland for this Friday night session. Image by James Reilly.

Miché

11/11/2017 16:00 - 20:00

South coast radio jock and music obsessive Miché delivers an afternoon of genre-spanning open-minded DJing for his Spiritland debut.

Musica Macondo & Friends

12/11/2017 12:00 - 17:00

Tim Garcia is the creative force behind Música Macondo, a website focusing on Jazz, Hip Hop, Latin and West African sounds. He's joined by some of his closest DJ pals to who'll bring their global worldview to Spiritland - an ever-changing shape of music from around the world; its roots, sounds, and influences.

Harri Pepper

14/11/2017 19:00 - 23:30

Harri is a selector and DJ of some distinction and we welcome him for his Spiritland debut.

Pete On the Corner

15/11/2017 20:00 - 01:00

An evening of open-minded across the board DJing is in store from our man Pete. His selection and programming skills are legendary.

Nathan Gregory Wilkins

17/11/2017 20:00 - 01:00

Since his last set at Spiritland, Nathan has gone on to further greatness, even DJing for The Muppets recently. He returns to our place for a night of music, joining the dots between Italo, Kraut, psych, sleaze, New Wave and more on a Friday night.

Andy Hickford

18/11/2017 16:00 - 20:00

Vinyl obsessive and top notch selector Andy touches down for his Spiritland debut.

Stuart Robinson

19/11/2017 12:00 - 17:00

Vinyl fanatic Stuart returns to Spiritland for a sublime Sunday afternoon listening session of quality music sourced from far and wide.

Zach Cowie

19/11/2017 17:00 - 22:00

If you watched Master of None recently and thought 'whoever's picking the music for this knows their stuff' - you're right. It was Zach Cowie aka Turquoise Wisdom, who joins us from his LA home, bringing the cream of his record collection with him. Expect a Sunday night musical odyssey.

Ossian Ward

20/11/2017 19:00 - 23:30

Well known for his activity within the art world, Ossian Ward also has a deep love of music with a collection that extends into the furthest reaches of hip hop and jazz. Come and hear him at his Spiritland debut.

Witchdoctor’s Son Album Release party – with DJ Matt Temple

21/11/2017 19:00 - 23:30

Matt Temple - from the South African jazz vinyl reissue label Matsuli Music - returns to Spiritland to launch Witchdoctor’s Son. This forgotten gem of the South African jazz diaspora features Johnny Dyani and Okay Temiz fusing deep roots and new routes from a 1976 Istanbul studio session. Available now for the first time since Yonca Records originally released only 1000 copies in Turkey, this album has remained an elusive and sought after landmark in South African exile Johnny Dyani’s discography.

In addition to a full debut of the album and heavy doses of deep spiritual jazz from the African diaspora, Matt will showcase a number of his favourite African recordings from 45 and LPs.

Maxwell Pastor

22/11/2017 20:00 - 01:00

Maxwell Pastor is the man behind Digger's Dozen, a supremely simple concept - a group of heavyweight record collectors play their dozen favourite records - no reissues, no compilations - that's it. Maxwell returns to Spiritland for an evening of genre-spanning open-minded DJing.

Kenneth Bager

24/11/2017 20:00 - 01:00

The Music For Dreams head honcho Kenneth Bager jets in for another of his head-melting, foot-tappin' Friday night sessions.

Emotional Pop

25/11/2017 20:00 - 01:00

Spiritland welcome back Emotional Pop, where #feelings and tender synth pads collide. Come and let it all out with Niles and Baggy on a Saturday night, your musical shamans on an emotional journey.

Nick Huggett & Jack Peñate

30/11/2017 20:00 - 01:00

Nick Huggett has played at Spiritland before, and did such a fantastic job we invited him back. This time he's joined by the artist Jack Peñate.

Fredfades

01/12/2017 20:00 - 01:00

Fredrik Øverlie aka Fredfades is a key player in Norway's underground music scene, with a record collection of legend. He's joining us for a rare London DJ gig to kick off a very merry month of December.

Mark Love & Simon

02/12/2017 16:00 - 20:00

Purveyors of the finest unclassifiable sounds around, Mark Love & Simon will take us on one helluva musical journey.

Paul Hillery

03/12/2017 12:00 - 17:00

Paul brings his Freaky Folk and Trippy Troubadours sound to Spiritland for this lazy, hazy Sunday afternoon session.

Chris Coco

04/12/2017 19:00 - 23:30

A blissed out Monday evening of music is in store with our man Chris Coco at the controls.

Glenn Kitson

05/12/2017 19:00 - 23:30

Good friend of Spiritland Glenn returns for a Tuesday night selection that is not to be missed.

Dan Bean

06/12/2017 20:00 - 01:00

Long time friend of Spiritland Dan's residency continues with a deeply eclectic all vinyl midweek listening session.

Spiritland x The Pickle Factory with Toby Nicholas, Hamish Cole & Leif

07/12/2017 20:00 - 01:00

On our third outing with The Pickle Factory we welcome Lief, who will be joining Toby Nicholas and Hamish Cole for a night of upfront and forward-thinking electronic music. Lief is a London-based DJ and producer, and essential part of the excellent Free Rotation festival. Free entrance as ever, booking is advised.

The Diggers

09/12/2017 16:00 - 20:00

Diggers Dozen is built around a simple premise - each DJ plays twelve records each, on two turntables. No compilations, no bootlegs, no reissues. Patrick, Ben & Chris from Diggers Dozen join us for an afternoon into evening of groovy obscurities from their vaults.

Neil Diablo

09/12/2017 20:00 - 01:00

Resident at Manchester’s happening El Diablo’s Social Club since 2003, Neil's comes armed with a blend of funk, leftfield house and emotionally engaging disco for this Saturday night session.

Mark Limb

10/12/2017 12:00 - 17:00

Mark Limb from The Electric Disco returns for another super-smooth across the board Spiritland Sunday session.

Andy Bainbridge & Reneta Maris

10/12/2017 17:00 - 22:00

Andy Bainbridge & Renata Maris return to Spiritland for a deeply eclectic and genre-spanning Sunday evening listening session.

Anne Frankenstein

11/12/2017 19:00 - 23:30

Anne Frankenstein is a full-time, strictly vinyl DJ with a collection that goes deep into funk, soul, jazz, afrobeat, exotica, disco and early rap. Come and check her out on a Monday night at Spiritland.

Liam Large

12/12/2017 19:00 - 23:30

Liam Large returns to Spiritland for a night of deep funk, rare soul and jazzy business that we like. Come and check him out.

Jonny Trunk’s Christmas Special

13/12/2017 20:00 - 01:00

Jonny Trunk is truly a man for all seasons, but especially Christmas. Look beyond the world of overplayed and overcooked Xmas bangers, and discover the seasonal joy that lies within the deep crates marked: Jonny Trunk's Yuletide Rarities. You'll genuinely wish it would be Christmas everyday.

Ian Dewhirst’s Mastercuts Without Boundaries

14/12/2017 20:00 - 01:00

'Mr Mastercuts' Ian Dewhirst - the man responsible for the peerless compilation series - explores his vast collection of black and dance music for his welcome return to Spiritland.

Andwot, Alex Rita & Wu-Lu (Touching Bass)

16/12/2017 20:00 - 01:00

The Touching Bass family come through for a pre-Christmas blowout. Expect nothing but the best music from around the world and down the years.

Thank you, Walter: A night of Steely Dan worship with JP

17/12/2017 17:00 - 22:00

The passing of Walter Becker in September of this year has left a big hole in our musical universe. We celebrate his life, legacy and musical gifts with a night of unabashed worship of all things Steely Dan with JP at the controls. Praise be!

Pete Fowler & Citizen Helene

19/12/2017 19:00 - 23:30

Pete and Helene bring the festive vibes to Spiritland, with a mixed bag of smooth bangers, yacht rock, gentle funk and AOR rib ticklers.

The Mighty Zaf

22/12/2017 20:00 - 01:00

Behind the turntables and behind the numerous compilations, Zaf has always been a leading force in musical curation with a peerless record collection. He’ll be sharing some highlights of it during this late night session.

Stav B

27/12/2017 20:00 - 01:00

The unique force that is Stav B brings her boundless energy to Spiritland. Expect shameless pop, perfect disco and long-forgotten 7"s played with love.

New Year’s Eve at Spiritland: An indulgent night of dining, drinking and dancing.

Buy tickets / 31/12/2017 20:00 - 03:00

Death to the past! We're seeing out 2017 in lavish style, with a night of indulgent dining, drinking and dancing.

Chef Owen Kenworthy has created a special NYE menu, served over four courses before we move the tables out and throw one of our very rare parties until the early hours, with music supplied by three of the DJs who've blown us away with their immaculate taste and collections this past year - Adventures In Paradise (Katie Barber and Michelle Kelly) and Leonidas. You can buy tickets for the full night with a meal, or just the party.

Early booking is advised. See you on the dancefloor x

Nik Weston

07/01/2018 12:00 - 17:00

Mukatsuku Records head honcho and master selector Nik Weston keeps it deep and smooth for this Sunday afternoon listening session.

Magnetic Soul

07/01/2018 17:00 - 22:00

Ace DJ and record collector Steve Brockerton digs deeps into his enviable collection for his return to Spiritland.

Kay Suzuki

14/01/2018 12:00 - 17:00

Once to be found either behind the turntables or in the kitchen at Dalston’s Brilliant Corners, Kay Suzuki is a selector of extraordinary quality and finesse. We welcome his return to Spiritland.

Ricardo Paris

14/01/2018 17:00 - 22:00

Top notch selector Ricardo returns with an all-vinyl selection sourced from far and wide.