Please welcome the inimitable Grande Dame, here to make the world that little bit brighter and stranger. There's no such thing as too much swing.
Ian Dewhirst’s Mastercuts Without Boundaries
With 45 years at the sharp end of dance music, and an untouchable heritage in music that stretches back to a residency at the Wigan Casino during the golden age of Northern Soul, Ian is one of the UK’s premier musical authorities, also creating the influential 'Mastercuts' series. Ian explores his collection throughout his monthly residency at Spiritland, touching on pretty much the complete spectrum of black and dance music from 1965 to 1990.
Having moved from Rotterdam to London Siofra McComb has expanded her vinyl collection in the best of record stores and graced the decks of some of the city's finer music establishments. With a strong jazz sensibility she selects her tunes with care and consideration, with a penchant for the smooth, the sultry and above all the spiritual uplift of solid sounds.
Portrait shot by De Z Van Zelda.
Mark ‘Good Vibes’ Taylor and musical cohort George Arthur share the Spiritland vision of no-compromise approach to sound quality and curation. They bring the sound of their Reference Point listening session to our system with a selection of latin, jazz, AOR and Americana.
Mafalda had a triumphant end to 2016 with both a DJ mix and an album in Resident Advisor's top ten round up of the year.
Along with Floating Points, she runs one of our favourite labels, Melodies International. Come and hear her sound on Sunday night.
London based South African, Esa Williams is part of a unique breed of talent emerging on the electronic music scene. Drawing influences from his roots but firmly looking towards the future, he embodies a sound without limitations. Esa has developed a distinct yet expansive musical identity and carved out a niche curating electronic music-focused educational programs in Cuba, East Africa and South Africa.
Chuggy & Marion Guillet
- Space Music
Chuggy is the creative force behind no less than four very special and unique labels, Emotional Rescue, Emotional Response, Especial and Sacred Summits. He's joined by the Paris-based DJ and illustrator Marion Guillet for this session.
MADONJAZZ are Thea & Mark G, a duo of jazz heads, radio producers and world-wide vinyl diggers, exploring the deeper side of jazz, music for both mind and spirit: from spiritual jazz to Afro, Middle Eastern & world jazz sounds. Expect vinyl-only obscure and expansive rarities.
- Space Music