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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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!
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