Recent Happenings

Recent Happenings

I've been a little quiet on here for the last month or so, I had a lot going on! So here's a little catchup on some of the best bits I neglected to tell you about...A definite highlight of the last month or so was djing two nights in a row at the infamous Jazz Cafe in London - First up was a set supporting one of hip hop's all time greatest MCs, the legendary Big Daddy Kane, pictured with me above! He gave an incredible show as always, and the event presented with me with a rare opportunity to play a load of my favourite 80's & early 90's hip hop tracks, including a best of Juice Crew set....

Classic Material x Normski x Foot Patrol Launch 1.08.12

Next Thursday I have the honour of djing at the launch party for this dope T-shirt collaboration between Classic Material, Normski & Foot Patrol. Come down to snap up one of the limited edition tees, drink free beer & get down to the sounds of myself, Mr Thing, and Classic Material's Chris Read & Nick Armitage (aka Nickname)! Normski exploded onto the public stage in the early 90s as presenter of the groundbreaking BBC2 programmes ‘Def 2’ and ‘Dance Energy’, broadcasting the previously under-represented elements of the UK’s black music & dance music scenes to a new audience. For many years prior to this, Normski had been documenting UK club culture and the rise of hip hop culture in the...

Droppin’ Science presents: Big Daddy Kane & Biz Markie @ Hmv Forum Friday 22nd June

 Mean Fiddler & Jazz Cafe in association with Droppin' Science present..BIG DADDY KANE (Live) & BIZ MARKIE (live) Full 2 hour show!!Plus support from: DROPPIN' SCIENCE (dj’s Matman & Daredevil) CHIMA ANYA MBChB (hons) - Live with band & DJ 279 (Choice FM)Hosted by BIG TEDOpening doors 8PM until 1.00AM HMV Forum – London Friday 22nd June 2012It's a Friday night so stick around after the live shows, were gonna party hard after!Get your ticket asap for the hip hop gig of the Summer:TICKET LINKS : http://venues.meanfiddler.com/the-forum/listings/featured/7095Tickets £22.50Check out the facebook event page HERE“Two of hip-hop’s greatest ever M.C.’s perform live on stage”BIG DADDY KANEKane has undisputedly defined the term “lyricist” in the world of hip-hop. Along with the vocal...