A familiar face at Spiritland, Mark Greenfield is a DJ and selector of distinction. His selections are tailor-made for our Sunday afternoon.
18/03/2018 17:00 - 22:00
Multi-disciplinary artist Bishi has been a DJ for over 15 years playing a deep selection from contemporary classical to forward-thinking electronica. Bishi's recent musical influences were explored on BBC Radio 3's 'Private Passions,' ranging from Wendy Carlos and Philip Glass to Ravi Shankar, Dirty Projectors, Grimes & Aphex Twin.
She's played from venues as diverse as Sketch, Tate Modern & The Museum of London, through to soirees for the likes of Anish Kapoor, Goldfrapp & Pulp.
We're delighted to welcome her to Spiritland for her first appearance.
Matty J (The Pool) & Tim Telling (The Daily Mash)
24/03/2018 20:00 - 01:00
Two musical forces come together for one night only. Matty J runs The Pool from his Bristol base, representing a family of pioneering DJs and artists. Tim Telling is the man behind the satirical website The Daily Mash, and a heavyweight record collector by night. Bonded by a mutual love of killer records and boundless musical exploration, their sound is no joke.
Spiritland Talks: Irvine Welsh & Miranda Sawyer – SOLD OUT
29/03/2018 18:00 - 01:00
For the next Spiritland Talks, Irvine Welsh is joined by Miranda Sawyer for a discussion of his musical inner life to celebrate the publication of Dead Men’s Trousers, the latest chapter in the Trainspotting story.
Irvine and Miranda explore his love of music and how it has inspired his work on this intimate night of music and conversation. DJ support from Simone Marie (Primal Scream)
Doors at 6pm, with the talks starting at 7.30pm. NOW SOLD OUT.
30/03/2018 20:00 - 01:00
Andy Williams has been making high quality music since 2003, under the Yam Who? moniker and more. Midnight Riot is his label, home to the finest esoteric nu-boogie, disco and modern funk from around the world. Come and hear the cream of his record collection at Spiritland.
04/04/2018 20:00 - 01:00
Gerry Lyseight is a long-standing force in London's Latin, African and Jazz scene, as DJ, promoter, record compiler and radio presenter - he's also the co-founder of Brixton's legendary and much-missed Mambo Inn. Come and hear him explore his record collection.
07/04/2018 20:00 - 01:00
Glyn 'Bigga' Bush has been making music for over two decades, frequently in the space where dub reggae meets beat-driven electronica, with projects including the Magic Drum Orchestra, Lightning Head and Rockers Hi Fi. Come and hear him on his Spiritland debut where we set the subs to MAX.
Hollick & Gabriel Szatan
10/04/2018 19:00 - 23:30
Hollick & Gabriel Szatan share a love of prettiness, colour and melody in music which led them to crystallise their friendship with a label, party and sometime radio show called No Bad Days. Their taste and DJ style knows no boundaries, so this promises to be a special evening of music.
BBC RADIO 3 EXPOSURE & JAPAN SOUND PORTRAIT LIVE
Buy tickets / 11/04/2018 18:30 - 01:00
An evening of truly transportive sounds awaits you at Spiritland. Curated by BBC Radio 3 Late Junction presenter and Japan Sound Portrait co-founder Nick Luscombe, this evening shines a spotlight on three leading lights of modern Japanese electronic and experimental music.
Hatis Noit is a vocal performer inspired by Japanese classical music, opera, chanting and avant-garde and pop vocalists. Her debut EP is released on Erased Tapes on March 23rd.
Paris based Japanese artist Tomoko Sauvage uses water-filled porcelain bowls and hydrophones (underwater microphones) for her subtle and serene electro-acoustic performances and compositions.
The lineup is completed by a rare live UK performance from MimiCof AKA Kyoto-born musician Midori Hirano who explores experimental music and detailed rhythmic patterns.
DJ sets by Nick Luscombe. Presented by Verity Sharp for BBC Radio 3 Exposure.
Doors at 6.30pm with performances starting at 7.30pm. Entrance is open to all after the live performances finish at 9.30pm
14/04/2018 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.
15/04/2018 17:00 - 22:00
Hailing from San Francisco, DF Tram is a leading figure in the North American downtempo electronic scene. Deep digging and heavy preparation goes into his sprawling and eclectic DJ sets, and his production work can be found on projects including The Sound Capsule, Jump/Cut and The Ambi-Sonic Collective. Lie down and be counted.
Spiritland Legends: Diana Ross – Hosted by Luke Howard
18/04/2018 20:00 - 01:00
'You got a pedestal and put me on it.' We are thrilled to announce the latest in our series of all night sessions dedicated to the work of one artist. On the 18th April, Luke Howard of Horse Meat Disco fame hosts a night to celebrate the life and music of Miss Diana Ross. From her early days with The Supremes, to the decade-defining disco hits of the 1970s to the 80s pop stage and beyond, Luke digs into Ms Ross's 25 studio albums and 91 singles for his personal favourites.
Derek’s Island Discs with Count Skylarkin
22/04/2018 17:00 - 22:00
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.
Spiritland Legends: The Beatles
31/05/2018 20:00 - 01:00
Spiritland regularly dedicates a whole night to a single artist - we've had evenings devoted to Prince, Earth, Wind & Fire, George Michael, Steely Dan and Prefab Sprout - it's time to experience the big bang of 1960s pop music.
Spiritland resident Mr Black digs deep to play five hours of The Beatles, the hits, the B-sides, the ones that got away and more. Come and enjoy a night of Beatlemania on the Spiritland sound system.