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SOUNDS OF PHILLY RINSE INCOMING!!! Sat Jun 23 - The South London Soul Train takes a bow, rises up and invites you to throw your hands in the air, as we celebrate the too damn funky soul music of one of the premier cities of US Soul - your host with the absolute most JAZZHEADCHRONIC welcoming stage destroying Parisienne Funksters ECHOES OF … Performing “ECHOES OF PHILADELPHIA” (Live) + MOCHI MEN at The CLF Art Cafe, Block A, Bussey Buildinghttp://www.residentadvisor.net/events/1102451

A positively storming 90 min live set dedicated to the sounds of Philly. Harold Melvin and The Blue Notes to MFSB, The Delfonics, Instant Funk, The Peoples Choice, The Trammps + More. Followed by a truly righteous Discolicious DJ set by fellow French Funkateers MOCHI MEN (ATN + Youngpulse) Plus and as always we got so much more on 4 floors at The CLF Art Cafe. 

Part of our going mission to move your mind & body + force feed yoh soul with the absolute best of times at The South London Soul Train.

Level 1: Your South London Soul Train host with the absolute most JAZZHEADCHRONIC + MOCHI MEN (ATN + Younpgulse) joined once again by explosive French Soul & Funk outfit ECHOES OF .... performing a dynamic, dancefloor direct set celebrating the spirit, energy and Music of US Soul city - ECHOES OF ... PHILADELPHIA (LIVE)!


ECHOES OF … For 2 years now, the french funk band "ECHOES OF" has been leading a very successful and phenomenal monthly residency called "Funk & The City", in the most famous jazz club in Paris, the NEW MORNING (where the best international jazz, funk, soul artists have performed). 

The young cats of ECHOES OF are paying tribute to the american cities of funk (songs between 1975 and 1985) in a very unique, original and ambitious way, covering and reviving songs not often performed live. So far exist ECHOES OF DETROIT (One Way, Bohannon, Carl Carlton), MINNEAPOLIS (Prince, The Time, André Cymone) DAYTON (Aurra, Sun, Lakeside), WASHINGTON (Trouble Funk, Soul Searchers, Chuck Brown), MIAMI (Uncle Louie, Gwen McCrae, T-Connection), PHILADELPHIA (Instant Funk, Breakwater, Bunny Sigler), SAN FRANCISCO (Con Funk Shun, Maze, Larry Graham), CHICAGO (Chaka Khan, Earth Wind and Fire, Omni) 

The 6 (extendable to 12) pieces band always keep the same backing nucleus of musicians, inviting several and various singers who become ambassadors of the city they are assigned to. More cities to come such as Memphis, New Orleans, New York, Los Angeles and also non american cities such as London, Tokyo, Rio,... !

This band have gotta be seen to truly be believed folks. So marker pen this date in the diary and get ready to have yoh soul blown wide open. ECHOES OF gonna seriously blow up The SLST Live Stage. 

Release yourselves!.

Then on LEVEL 2 - The Right Honourable Minister of The Rare 45 and all round bad ass DJ SNOWBOY and Northern Soul supremo - the Legendary ROB MESSER drop it like it’s hot all night long. Delivering a white hot pallet load of vinyl on yehs and waiting for the sweat to follow. Soul Brellas Highly recommended. Dancing Mandatory!

LEVEL 3 - We hand over to the always tasty DISCO FREAKS serving up a hefty portion of DISCO, DISCO and more DISCO. Chic to Earth Wind & Fire via Rick James, Donna Summer and beyond! 

The South London Soul Train 4 floor line up completed in the Rye Wax Basement by DJS from the highly influential record label WAH WAH 45s DJ DOM SERVINI & SCRIMSHIRE serving up more delicious piping hot joints from the world wide underground. The absolute finest in soul, funk, groove and boogie - Strictly on the good foot.

The South london Soul Train - As always, all floors 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 ones for good time party people only! No Bass Wobbles Here, Only Love, Funk and Souuuuuuuul.

Event Runs 10pm - 5am / £5-13 Adv from RA or £15 OTD / Takes place on The 1st, 2nd + 3rd Sat of each month + on-going specials at The CLF Art Cafe www.clfartcafe.org and beyond + the last Sat of each month at Omeara London.


NEXT EVENTS: (OMEARA London) Sat Jun 30 - The South London Soul Train Michael Jackson 9 Yr Anniversary Special with Jazzheadchronic at OMEARA London http://www.residentadvisor.net/events/1115750

Swiftly followed by (Back at The CLF Art Cafe)

Sat Jul 07 - The South London Soul Train with Lazy Habits (Live) + more on 4 floors at The CLF Art Cafe. https://www.residentadvisor.net/events/1116467

Time to keep getting it on.

See you on the dancefloors fo sho