Radio

Don Grizz

01/02/2020 12:00 - 16:00 RFH

  • Global
  • Hip Hop
  • Jazz/Funk/Soul

Don Grizz

01/02/2020 12:00 - 16:00 RFH

  • Global
  • Hip Hop
  • Jazz/Funk/Soul

An avid record collecting DJ within the audiophile scene and joining the brunch resident roster at Spiritland RFH, Don seamlessly sows different styles and genres into one musical journey.

A founding member of improv night Open Sauce featuring acts from labels such as Ninja Tune, Big Dada and Wichita Records – with recent DJ sets at EartH, Grow, Two Tribes to name just a few – his selection encompasses variations of jazz, funk, dub, reggae, tropical grooves, North African, Middle Eastern, disco, balearic, beats and anything in between.

Expect to have your musical cosmos expanded.

Poly-Ritmo

01/02/2020 20:00 - 00:00 RFH

  • Eclectic
  • Global
  • Jazz/Funk/Soul

Poly-Ritmo

01/02/2020 20:00 - 00:00 RFH

  • Eclectic
  • Global
  • Jazz/Funk/Soul

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. She will be joined by Karl FM for this session.

Expect jazz, Brazilian, Latin, soul and more from Polly.

Discs of Fun and Love

02/02/2020 12:00 - 16:00 RFH

  • Downtempo
  • Global
  • Jazz/Funk/Soul

Discs of Fun and Love

02/02/2020 12:00 - 16:00 RFH

  • Downtempo
  • Global
  • Jazz/Funk/Soul

Discs of Fun and Love is a record label run by Miche and Frederika, focusing on modern soul and more.

Come join them for their monthly Sunday brunch session on the EMTs.

Karl FM

08/02/2020 12:00 - 16:00 RFH

  • Downtempo
  • Eclectic
  • Global

Karl FM

08/02/2020 12:00 - 16:00 RFH

  • Downtempo
  • Eclectic
  • Global

Karl FM cut his teeth playing long sets in his native Stockholm and has since picked up gigs in New York, Delhi and across the UK.

Karl is Station Manager at SOAS Radio and a resident DJ at the London party Club Sandwich.

Social Music with Chris Philips & Jez Nelson (Jazz FM)

09/02/2020 13:00 - 18:00 RFH

  • Jazz/Funk/Soul
  • Library Music

Jazz FM's Chris Philips and Jez Nelson return to Spiritland Royal Festival Hall for their laid-back, sociable Sunday afternoon monthly residency of the grooviest jazz sounds around, touching on funky jazz burners, rare boogie 12s and between-the-lines neo-soul grooves.

Sam Don

14/02/2020 20:00 - 00:00 RFH

  • Global
  • Jazz/Funk/Soul
  • Reggae/Dub

Sam Don

14/02/2020 20:00 - 00:00 RFH

  • Global
  • Jazz/Funk/Soul
  • Reggae/Dub

Deep rhythms, sweet melodies, sleazy chuggers and pure sunshine soul from one of London's finer selectors.

Emma-Jean Thackray (DJ Set)

15/02/2020 20:00 - 00:00 RFH

  • Global
  • Jazz/Funk/Soul

Repped by Gilles Peterson, RBMA, Sounds of The Universe and many more, rising mega-talent Emma-Jean Thackray wears many musical hats. As a composer, producer, multi-instrumentalist, singer, bandleader and DJ, she is just as at home working with the London Symphony Orchestra as she is hosting her show on Worldwide FM or tearing it up on trumpet with her quartet.
Recent solo release Ley Lines on The Vinyl Factory follows Emma-Jean’s acclaimed Walrus EP and maintains her trajectory as one of the most talented young musicians in the business.

“UK jazz prodigy” – i-D
“really, really good!” – Gilles Peterson
“one of the UK’s most exciting new jazz artists” – RBMA
“Emma-Jean Thackray has been making waves” - FACTmag
“one of the young and new promises on the rise” – DJ Mag [ES]
“supremely talented… the sound of South London” – Sounds Of The Universe

London Sinfonietta: Matthew Herbert & Anna Meredith in Conversation

Buy tickets / 17/02/2020 20:00 - 23:00 RFH

  • Classical
  • Talks

As part of our collaboration with London Sinfonietta, we are delighted to welcome two remarkable artists to Spiritland Royal Festival Hall for an evening of discussion and listening hosted by cellist Zoe Martlew.

Matthew Herbert and Anna Meredith discuss 'The Music That Made Me', a series exploring six key pieces of music that have influenced and inspired composers and artists.

This event includes extracts from the artist’s selection of key pieces played on our extraordinary sound system. Tickets are limited for this intimate evening.

Gerry Lyseight

21/02/2020 20:00 - 00:00 RFH

  • Eclectic
  • Global

Gerry Lyseight is a long-standing force among London's Latin, African and jazz scenes, as a DJ, promoter, record compiler and radio presenter.

Come and hear the co-founder of Brixton's legendary and much-missed Mambo Inn explore his record collection on an incredible sound system.

Jake Holloway

22/02/2020 20:00 - 00:00 RFH

  • Disco
  • Global
  • Jazz/Funk/Soul

Jake Holloway

22/02/2020 20:00 - 00:00 RFH

  • Disco
  • Global
  • Jazz/Funk/Soul

Love Vinyl's Jake Holloway is back for evening session packed with beautiful jazz, funk, disco, soul, afro and Latin records from his enviable record collection.

In addition to working with vinyl, Jake also works in graphic design and art direction, producing artwork for clients such as the influential BBE Records and indie soul label Wah Wah 45s.

Jake caught the DJ bug in 1990, playing at various college parties in the London Borough of Newham, before setting up a successful Brazilian night while studying at Brighton University. It was here where he met Spiritland regular Dom Servini, which led to a longstanding friendship and a renowned club night in the form of Mouseorgan, which ran for six years at The Clinic and Herbal and various other venues, as well as guest stints at Heaven and Fabric.

Half Forgotten Library: Jonny Trunk & Martin Green

23/02/2020 13:00 - 18:00 RFH

  • Downtempo
  • Jazz/Funk/Soul
  • Library Music

Brunch at Spiritland Royal Festival Hall gets groovy once a month with this residency from two titans of the library music scene, Jonny Trunk and Martin Green.

Half Forgotten Library is a regular Sunday session bringing largely forgotten swinging library recordings and OSTs back to life through our world-class sound system.

Drop in anytime 1-6pm for a stretched out brunch, daytime drinking and lounging in the company of recently revived jazz, soul, funk, exotica and soundtracks.

Norsicaa (Soundway Records)

28/02/2020 20:00 - 00:00 RFH

  • Global
  • Jazz/Funk/Soul

A familiar face behind the decks as well as part of the Soundway Records crew, Alice's far-reaching repertoire and eclectic taste can be heard on her Soho Radio 'Norsicaa' show, as well as at festivals and events around the world.

Danny Mitchell (Heavenly Jukebox)

29/02/2020 20:00 - 00:00 RFH

  • Eclectic
  • Indie
  • Jazz/Funk/Soul

Heavenly Jukebox is the DJ arm of the legendary Heavenly Recordings, who've been playing the finest records and tearing up the dancefloors of festivals, clubs, gigs and parties for almost 30 years.

Fingers very much on the pulse, they're also the resident DJs and music programmers at The Social in London and Stonebridge Bar at Glastonbury.

The crew's Danny Mitchell returns to Spiritland, this time at Royal Festival Hall, to play his latest digs.