The South London Soul Train


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Sat July 20 - The South London Soul Train takes you on a multi-carriage trip to "Boogie Wonderland" via a "Shining Star" and guarantees that you'll "Groove Tonight"! Your dancefloor roasting host, with the absolute most Jazzheadchronic (+ Guest DJ TBA) joined by the UK's finest exponents of the sounds of Earth Wind & Fire, talkin bout All Fired Up (Live) and very direct at The CLF Art Cafe, Block A, Bussey Building

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Expect pure brass blaring, good time feeling, audio fireworks people, as this band are smoking hot and ready to truly do the sounds of EWF justice. Plus (and as always) we got so much more across 3 floors and 4 rooms - Part of our ongoing mission to move your mind and body + force feed yoh soul with the absolute best of times at The South London Soul Train.

Time to get jazz funked up!

Level 1 - All Fired Up (Live) - Band on stage around midnight.

All Fired Up - The UK’s leading band featuring the music of the legendary Earth Wind and Fire with a completely authentic sound. Put together by bass player Trevor Barry along with his friend and studio vocalist Derek Green, this band was formed as a tribute to the great Maurice White and his iconic band Earth, Wind and Fire.

All Fired Up, made up of a collection of some the UK's finest musicians, coming together to celebrate the incredible catalogue of hits, such as 'After The Love Has Gone', 'Brazilian Rhyme', 'Boogie Wonderland', 'Can't Hide Love' and 'Can't Let Go' to name the few.

"Let's groove tonight, Share the spice of life, Baby slice it right, We're gonna groooooooove tonight." Get down!

Then on Level 2 - Wham Bam Thank you Mam - It's Funkin 45 time! Jazzcotech founder and the mighty Perry Louis (standing in for Snowboy) plus musical compiler of choice and crate digger supreme Dean Rudland deliver a righteous retrolicious 6 hour set of pure vinyl funk & soul 45 damagers.

Prepare yourself!

Room 3 (Level 2 / Room 2) - S’all about too damn hot SLST residents - Mukatsuku records Founder, he outstanding Nik Weston and long standing partner, the ridiculously talented DJ HUW 72 take you on another sublime globalistic Safari across planet groove. Hunting down the tunes that absolutely still matter and setting em on yehs. Beautifully savagely. Owwwww.

The South London Soul Train 3 Floor / 4 Room line up completed in the Rye Wax / Basement by Wag Wah 45 DJs Dom Servini + Bopperson serving up more delicious piping hot joints from the worldwide underground. The absolute finest in soul, funk, groove and boogie - Strictly on the good foot.

You know they got soul!

The South London Soul Train (as always) All floors, will be taking, all passengers on a Non-Stop Magical Mystery Tour through all things Too Damn Funky. P-Funk to Jazz Funk, Soul Jazz to Rare Groove N’ Stax, Brass, Breaks, Bop and Hop to Motown, Club Classics and Anthems.

However - Passengers are requested to check their Souls at the Station as this one's for good time party people only! No Bass Wobbles Here, Only Love, Funk and Soul.

See you on the dancefloors fo sho!



Jazzheadchronic appearing at this event

Bussey Building / CLF Art Cafe founder, producer and DJ. 'JAZZHEADCHRONIC' DJ MICKEY SMITH has been successfully promoting and DJ hosting his own progressive - eclectic jazz fused globalistic events for over twenty years. From South East Asia [where he is still known as The Godfather of The Hong Kong Underground scene] to London where he founded and runs The Bussey Building / CLF Art Cafe. Catch him at The South London Soul Train Monthly and as support at numerous leading events at the Bussey.

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All Fired Up

All Fired Up was put together by singer Tommy Blaize and bass player Trevor Barry from the Tommy Blaize and Strictly Come Dancing bands, along with their friend and studio vocalist Derek Green. To make this really special Tommy, Derek and Trevor realised they needed to get together some of the finest musicians on the studio scene, so that is exactly what they did. The amazing band they have assembled includes between them work with the likes of Stevie Wonder, Robbie Williams, Pet Shop Boys, Amy Winehouse, Kylie Minogue, Massive Attack, Courtney Pine, Simply Red, Will Young, Duffy, Celine Dion, Phil Collins, the Bee Gees, Steve get the idea.

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Dean Rudland

A man who knows his soul, funk and jazz, spinning it regularly and writing about it for magazines like Uncut, Mojo and Record Collector, as well as various people's sleeve notes.

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DJ Perry Louis

The original Messin' Around DJ, Perry Louis has amassed a lot of tunes throughout a dance career spanning 25 years. His collection spans over 20,000 records and the fact that over a quarter of his albums have been signed by the original artists speaks for itself.

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Nik Weston

A truly universal and diverse DJ, bringing sounds from Afro-Latin to Japanese house.

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CLF Art Cafe (Block A, Bussey Building)

  • 133 Rye Lane
  • Peckham
  • London
  • SE15 4ST

020 7732 5275