Archive for July 2013

Our Hotshot & Scorcher Social Club launches this Friday

We are delighted to announce the first launch night of our brand new London Intl Ska Festival Social Club – Hotshot & Scorcher will be at The Fallen Angel, Islington on Friday 26th July.

Starring DJs Little Diane (Ace Cafe) and Mistah Brown (Tighten Up) spinning the finest Ska, Rocksteady, Rhythm & Blues, Soul and more!

All info can be found here https://www.facebook.com/events/136630556534687/

Free entry to all Hotshot & Scorcher Social Club members! £3.50adv/£5 on the door (non-members) from
www.londoninternationalskafestival.co.uk/tickets

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Hotshot & Scorcher is quite simply The London International Ska Festival’s label and Social Club – with monthly get togethers for friends, family and all round nice folk for good times.

Membership is open to anyone for £10. For that you’ll receive your membership card, free entry or 1/2 price/heavily discounted entry to all other Hotshot & Scorcher nights! Plus discounts on albums and other merchandise at all the gigs AND offers on other shows.

The idea behind Hotshot & Scorcher Social club is to build on the wonderful spirit of the London Intl Ska Festival, and create a series of monthly bespoke events. We hope you will get involved!

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In August we have 2 Hotshot & Scorcher nights both at The Jazz Cafe in Camden.
1st Aug- Freddie McGregor offical aftershow party we’re calling Studio One Chartbusters with your hosts THE TIGHTEN UP CREW featuring special guest Seanie T – The Versitilian
spinning the sounds of Young Jamaica, Hit after Hit – Scorcher after Scorcher from JA’s No1 studio, all night long.

30th Aug – Phoenix City All-stars Skatisfaction album launch party
A blazin Ska/Skatalites styled take on THE ROLLING STONES featuring members from Pama Intl, Intensified, Kasabian, The Sidewalk Doctors, Dub Vendor All-stars, The Delegators, The Specials & Freddie Notes!! Plus special guests & DJ Little Diane

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Hotshot & Scorcher Social Club membership available now from http://www.londoninternationalskafestival.co.uk/tickets/

Info on all our events can be found here
https://www.facebook.com/londonskafestival/events


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2020 SKA FESTIVAL LINE UP
Easter weekend
9th - 12th April 2020

LIVE ACTS:

BIG YOUTH
THE PIONEERS
HOLLIE COOK
DENNIS ALCAPONE
DENNIS BOVELL
FREDDIE NOTES
ALTON ELLIS TRIBUTE starring
CHRISTOPHER ELLIS
DAVE BARKER
SUSAN CADOGAN
RODDY RADIATION
& THE SKABILLY REBELS
CARROLL THOMPSON
WRONGTOM &
THE RAGGA TWINS
CHAINSKA BRASSIKA
PHOENIX CITY ALL-STARS
ARTHUR KAY & THE ORIGINALS
KING ZEPHA
ZEN BASEBALL BAT
CARTOON VIOLENCE
THE MAGNETICS (Italy)
THE RED STRIPES (Hong Kong)
THE DOWNSETTERS
JUNIOR BILL
SKATA TONES
THE LAUNCHERS
SUBSETTERS
EASYDREAD
THE COMMUNICATORS
THE SKALITES
THE DEKKERTONES
More to be announced

Sound Systems:

SIR COXSONE OUTERNATIONAL
starring LLOYDIE COXSONE
PHIL BUSH all-valve
SOUNDS & PRESSURE LO-FI

DJs:

DON LETTS
RAS DIGBY (Sir Jessus)
TINY T (Mighty Cloudburst)
DUKE NEVILLE
MISTAH BROWN (Tighten Up/Trojan)
TIM P (Tighten Up)
BRIAN SCORCHER KELSON
GRACE OF SPADES (USA)
TEXAS RANGER
NAOKO THE ROCK
TOBI THE RHYTHM RULER (Germany)
MR FASO (Rootikal)
DAVE MACK
TIME TUNNEL ft;
LIAM CURTIN, SEAN BRIGHT,
BOY ABOUT TOWN & NANKER PHELGE
FUNKDUB ft. GENTLEMAN KUSH & 3DJ
GIO ONE STOP
PADDY M (Pressure Drop)
MISS GEMINI (USA)
PAUL DIXON (Son of a Gun)
AYITO
HEIDI ELLIS
More to be announced

Films:

To be announced

Free Family Day

Every day!
Free entry for 8-17 year olds every day!

+ many more tba!