LAMBETH COUNTRY SHOW MAIN MUSIC STAGE
THIS IS A FREE EVENT!
15 SEPTEMBER – Blues to Soul to Dub Dance Rock
16 SEPTEMBER – Ska to Jazz to Latin and Roots Rock Reggae
BROCKWELL PARK, DULWICH ROAD, BRIXTON, LONDON SE24 0PA
NEAREST TUBE BRIXTON / OVERGROUND HERNE HILL
ALL LIVE AND DIRECT FOR FREE
ANTHONY B! DENNIS BOVELL! JANET KAY! PETER HUNNIGALE!
DREADZONE! MEGUMI! HOLLIE COOK!
HANNAH WILLIAMS! SKIP MACDONALD!
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Featuring legendary guitarist Skip Mcdonald
Skip’s roots lie in the blues. He is considered on of the world’s most versatile producers with a sonic visionary. The live set, aided by an electronic and digital presentation promises to embrace rock, dance and the blues. Much of his music is produced by Adrian Sherwood and the Little Axe set offers an eclectic fusion of musical genius.
HANNAH WILLIAMS AND THE TASTEMAKERS
The daughter of a musically gifted minister, Hannah Williams aka Deep Soul’s Funkiest new Diva was immersed in soul music from the day she was born. As HW says they have ‘landed on their feet’ with a brand new first album ‘ A Hill of Feathers’ to be released in tune with the Lambeth show. Expect huge energy, deep soul fused with heavy brass, funk, and pure soul jazz cool vibrations. HW is a new legendary soul star in the making.
Dreadzone is an Internationally acclaimed British band whose music is an eclectic fusion of electro, reggae, dub ,folk and rock. Formed in 1993, ex Big Audio Dynamite drummer Greg Robert’s got together with musician and engineer Tim Bran from Julian Copes band. The band features vocal artist Earl 16 who is a Lambeth local resident. They are a world wide dance phenomenom and Brockwell Park will be jumping with the Dreadzone vibrations
SUNDAY 16 SEPTEMBER
MISS MEGOO AND THE YAHMAN ALL STARS
Featuring: Mervyn Africa, Bonolo & David Serame
The concept has been created by saxophonist and composer Megumi Mesaku (Miss Megoo) is from Japan. Her group ‘the Yahmans’ are International Artists who have performed world wide and have all come together in London to create a unique blend of Japanese Cumbia, Jamaican Ska and South African Township jive. David Serame has had a long and distinguished career in African jazz and Mervyn Africa heralds the South African musical jazz scene further as master of the Keyboards. This ensemble of professional and legendary artists will bring joy and inspiration to the Lambeth country show.
HOLLIE COOK WITH FULL BAND
The daughter of Sex Pistols drummer Paul Cook and mother Jeni who was once a member of Culture Club, Hollie Cook joined the re-formed Slits and performed on the band’s 2006 EP Revenge of the Killer Slits. She went on to collaborate with Ian Brown and Jamie T, and recorded her self-titled debut album in 2011 with Mike “Prince Fatty” Pelanconi, featuring George Dekker of The Pioneers and Dennis Bovell. Hollie Cook is fresh and happening – she is touring Europe and the UK making her mark with her new tropical style reggae vibes.
DENNIS BOVELL DUB BAND, FEATURING JANET KAY AND PETER HUNNIGALE featuring Kenz
SPECIAL GUEST FROM JAMAICA ‘ ANTHONY B’
Bovell is a champion in the history of the UK reggae movement. Producer and bass player extraordinaire, Bovell has supported the creation of Lovers Rock, was a founder member of the band Matumbi and collaborates and supports the music of Linton Kwesi Johnson. Janet Kay with her number one tune ‘ Silly Games’ compliments the occasion and South London’s Peter Hunnigale will champion the best of British Reggae for Lambeth. Our international Artist is ANTHONY B the highly acclaimed conscious rastaman who offers razor sharp lyrics and an entrancing performance. He has not performed in the UK since 2008 but tours Europe and USA extensively and is a frontline star of Reggae music.