MORENO (Garage 416)
JASON PALMA (Footprints)
GROOVE INSTITUTE (Solid Garage)
GENERAL ECLECTIC (Uma Nota / Footprints)
a special performance by Afro Brazilian drummers:
MAR ABERTO PERCUSSION
PEDRO (Garage 416)
YOGI (United Soul)
is an artist that effortlessly joins the dots between Nigerias
Afrobeat heritage, New Yorks house pedigree and Londons
jazz, broken beat and classic street soul sounds.
world was introduced to Wunmi in summer 1986 as the dancer silhouetted
in Soul II Souls Back To Life video. An integral
component of the Soul II Soul show, Wunmi quickly established
a bold, self-styled image with flowing braids and her self-designed
outfits which became an invaluable addition to the Funki Dred
Masters At Work produced bangers include the classic dance floor
bombs "MAW Expensive (Tribute To Fela) and Ekabo.
Wunmis What A See track was remixed by A Guy
Called Gerald and her collaboration with Osunlade on the track
"Rader Du" remains a staple of discerning house music
dancefloors worldwide. Wunmi narrated the excellent Nigeria 70
compilation album for Strut Records and has recorded with a wide
range of massive talent including Ornette Coleman, Vernon Reid,
Roy Ayers, Oba Funke, King Britt, Bugz In The Attic, Truby Trio,
Tony Allen, Pee Wee Ellis and Fred Wesley.
the Red Hot organization commissioned an ambitious album paying
tribute to Afrobeat Godfather Fela Kuti in 2004, Wunmi was at
the top of their list. The result was a dynamite version of Felas
Zombie backed by Bugz In The Attics razor sharp
beats. Zombie became the big club track from the project and was
accompanied by some memorable shows including Bump N Hustle
at Torontos legendary Roxy Blu.
recently released a remix EP of her full length album A.L.A. (Africans
Living Abroad) in collaboration with Jellybean Soul records.
explosive energy and hi-octane dance moves has rocked crowds worldwide.
She is an irresistible super-hero of love, fighting spirit, and
joy. Dont miss this opportunity to rock it with a special