FUNK FUNDRAISER – Guateque for Prostate Cancer – Latin Vinyl This Saturday


Our good friends are hosting this dope fundraiser for prostate cancer featuring all vinyl selectors dropping latin inspired joints to help raise money for prostate cancer foundation of Australia.

Music by
Nick Hudson
Rikardo Gaymer
Prince Mikey & Milky T
Elchino
Caleb
Iain Milkcrate Jones
Raffi Irie Lovechild
DJ Tropicante
Adrian & more.

TICKETS AVAILABLE >> www.trybooking.com/ZUFJ

DJ Lineup

*NICK HUDSON
International DJ playing at Mod, Soul and 60’s R’n’B nights and weekenders across the UK, Holland, Germany, Spain, Italy, Japan and Australia.
DJ at Mousetrap all-nighter in London for 10 years.
Founder of the 45RPM Mod Boat Cruise weekender in Sydney:
https://www.facebook.com/events/1776020292446520/

*MILKCRATE JONES
A selector and producer with supports for Stro Elliot (The Roots), MNDSGN (Stones Throw), played this years Melbourne international Jazz festival and was just featured on Giles Peterson’s Worldwide FM.

*RIK SONIC
A lover of Reggae, Dub, Ska, Rocksteady and Roots.
Co-founder/builder/operator of Sydney’s Inner West Reggae Disco Machine sound system. Also plays mixed bag musical selections in various bars around Sydney.

*MILKY T
Visual artist, dreamer and maker of things.
Resident on the decks for Queen Bee @ Hive Bar: a regular night of ladies playing vinyl only.

*PRINCE MIKEY
Passionate record collector and resident DJ in the Northern Soul club, The Sweetest Feeling. Also with appearances in Soul weekenders around Australia with a great selection of Soul & Funk.
You can also find him playing records on a Wednesday night @ The Hive bar in Erskineville.

*EL CHINO
DJ/Radio Presenter/Music Producer and the pilot of the long-flying radio show, Departure Lounge, which goes on air every Saturday afternoon on Sydney Community Radio Station 2SER.107.3. El Chino’s eclectic selection covers musical genres from, old/nu-Jazz, Broken Beat, Brazilian, Latin, Soul, Funk to Folk and Electronica.
Some highlights are Rebublica in Sao Paulo with DJ Nuts in 2014 and in the first Afrobrasiliana Warehouse Party Portugal Club in 2017.
https://2ser.com/departure-lounge/

*CALEB
Admired Musician from Mexico currently playing in Los Tremoleros in Melbourne, making his first appearance in Sydney on the decks!
Bass player from Lost Acapulco surf band who’s last performance in November filled up the Zocalo Capitalino in México DF, he is bringing us a great variety of cumbias.
He has played along side Daddy-O Grande and many more surf music legends.
http://www.lostacapulco.com/

*DJ TROPICANTE
Guitarist and co-founder of CUMBIAMUFFIN, with a great ear for Latin Music. Colombian born Carlos Arango (aka Tropicante Sound Sistema), is a member of Sydney’s underground DJ collective Pineapple Republic, and a well-renowned selector, event promoter and host of some of the most iconic Tropical nights around the best venues in Sydney, exposing people to the new wave of Latin, Caribbean and global beats that are still fresh to Sydney’s night life.

Part of Tropicante’s credits include hosting events with internationals like Quantic and Daniel Haaksman.

Some other gigs include:
Subsonic Festival 2017
Pyrmont uptown Festival 2017
Parramatta Lanes Festival 2017
Tropical Sessions Hornsby 2017
Mogo Festival 2016
Sonido Fino @ Café Lounge, Kings X Hotel, Bare Necessities @Cliff Dive + More.
Best party venues in Colombia
Invitro, Candelario, Escobarosas, La Residencia.

*ADRIAN
His main thing is Reggae, collecting records since the early 90’s.
Was part of the Firehouse crew in the late 90’s but also loves latin music – especially 60’s & 70’s Salsa Dura from NY and Colombia.

*RAFFI LOVECHILD
Music connoisseur, collector of great vinyl, who has played for Jennifer Lopez.
You might have seen him also @ The Hive Bar, and playing in Gonzo’s night on Saturday nights at the Bank Hotel in Newtown.

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https://www.facebook.com/events/2216751528588455/

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SOUL OF SYDNEY NYD SPECIAL 2019 [JAN 1 – 2pm (Tickets, Set times + Party Information) [sold out / no door sales]


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SOUL OF SYDNEY NYD SPECIAL 2019 JAN 1 | 2PM – LATE

An Afternoon Feel-Good Funk, Soul, Disco, Afro-Beat, Latin Vibes Boogie, Old School Party Jams & Beyond.

ALL TICKETS SOLD OUT | NO DOOR SALES SORRY | GUESTLIST & WAITING LIST NOW CLOSED


We are so blessed to be able to present the 8th SOUL OF SYDNEY NYD jam. Join us as we celebrate the start of 2019 with an afternoon celebration of LIFE & all things FUNKY.

Location: Happening at a SECRET LOCATION only minutes from Surry Hills area that will be emailed to all ticket holders between 2-4pm the day before the event.

FACEBOOK EVENT | https://www.facebook.com/events/2366361506712027/

If you have purchased tickets and do not have the address, please email us your ticket confirmation, full name and details to soulfosydney@email.com.

We love you, but please do not message us for tickets for NYD. We are at capacity and simply can not release any more due to licensing and capacity.  


https_proxyNEXT SOUL OF SYDNEY AN AFTERNOON TRIBUTE TO FRANKIE KNUCKLES

SUNDAY FEB 3 2019 – 2pm – 9pm.
at a Secret Location.

Our next party is on Feb 3 as a tribute to the godfather of house Frankie Knuckles.

INFO | https://www.facebook.com/events/327698091407789/

 


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Now Streaming: Christmas FUNK & SOUL playlist.

2+ hours of Christmas inspired Funk, Soul & Hip Hop joints perfect for your Christmas lunch featuring music by James Brown​, Smokey Robinson​, William “Bootsy” Collins​, Rufus Thomas​, Stevie Wonder​, The Jacksons​, Earth, Wind & Fire​, Kurtis Blow​, Run DMC​, FUNK Machine​, The Whispers​, Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings​, Wyclef Jean​ & more.

https://open.spotify.com/user/soulofsydney/playlist/0SZxtGVMAUZPrHwtG62ydN

#christmas #christmasfunk #christmassoul#christmasboogie 

 

 

FREE FUNK BLOCK PARTY – Woolloomoolivin’ Community Street Art, Music & Culture Block Party on today at Woolloomooloo basket ball courts.


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FREE KID FRIENDLY BLOCK PARTY VIBES at WOOLLOOMOOLIVIN’ Annual Festival of Urban Arts and Culture.

Free, Kid Friendly Vibes, Live Art, DJ’s, Dance Showcases & more. Get down there early at the Woolloomooloo basket ball courts for one of this citiest sweetest community music festivals.

Link
http://www.facebook.com/events/2058697161124780/

 

Come and join us for a Fully Funktified Family Fun Community Christmas Block Party! All ages, drug and alcohol free ! EVERYTHING (INCLUDING FOOD AND DRINKS) ARE TOTALLY FREE!

A celebration of our socio economically diverse inner city communities while taking a journey through Sydney’s Hip Hop history. Taking it back to the ‘Loo! (AKA Woolloomooloo) One of the city’s original Hip Hop hotspots.

Australia’s best live DJ’s, with Live Performances, Live Graffiti, All Ages Dance and Arts and Craft Workshops, Special Art events, Kids Jumping Castle, Basketball, Table Tennis, Coffee and Food Vans and more!

Meet NRL players and shoot some hoops with some NBL legends!

Hip Hop, R’N’B, Soul, Funk, Reggae, Dancehall; a nostalgic journey through the evolution of modern music and dance forms; from its foundations to the present day. Come and be a part of connecting the new skool to the old skool and bring back the love! With:

DJ’s:
Luke Coolhand Collecutt and Johnny Bell aka MK1

OKQ Summerslam 2018 All Styles Competition hosted by Destructive Steps DSDA Inc. with Dj Naiki

Graffiti Kings – Matthew Mistery, Mikey Freedom

Welcome to Country:
Auntie Selena Rose Blakeny

If you’re a local, come and meet your community service providers: Youth and Family Connect, PCYC, C3 Cares, Baptistcare, HopeStreet, CatholicCare, Save the Children Australia, Bounce, Artspace Sydney, the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Firstdraft Gallery. Hosted by Youth and Family Connect and PCYC City of Sydney

Sydney Water are supplying refill water fountains so bring a water bottle!

ATTENTION: LOCATION – Corner of Pring St and Dowling St, Woolloomooloo NSW 2011, Australia. BEST PARKING – DOMAIN CAR PARK (SPECIAL WEEKEND RATES $10 ALL DAY – 6 Minute walk FROM EVENT)

 

Gig Announcement : Soul of Sydney 7th Birthday feat. AFRO MOSES (live) | Sun Nov 18 2018.


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★ SOUL OF SYDNEY 7th BIRTHDAY SPECIAL ★ Sun Nov 18 feat. WEST AFRICAN RHYTHM, ROOTS & FUNK POWERHOUSE AFRO MOSES (Live)

An afternoon of Feel-Good FUNK, SOUL, DISCO, BOOGIE, AFRO-BEAT, LATIN VIBES & OLD SCHOOL PARTY JAMS & beyond.

Join us as we celebrate 7 YEARS OF SOUL & FUNK with a very special LIVE dose of WEST-AFRICAN inspired FUNK, ROOTS & RHYTHMS by one of the undisputed heavyweights of the sound and a host of our favourite DJ’s.

DJ Support from
SOUL OF SYDNEY DJ’s & friends.
DJ ADVERSE

MK1

PHIL TOKE

DJ SAY WHUT?!

QUEEN SHIRENE D’SILVA

Hosted by Sydney Emcee Queen MIRRAH & Soul Patrol Dancers.

Tickets & Info | HERE

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GAo2OIODtcE&index=2&list=PLDKpSL_QtrLf6dvSZAaqsqlLFgOFMhtCe&t=0shttps://bit.ly/2hcUb0I

 About AFRO MOSES / 

AFRO MOSES is a true living legend of the WEST AFRICAN music & one of the region’s most recognisable musical export. He is a multi-award-winning SINGER, COMPOSER, INSTRUMENTALIST & teacher with a magnetic personality who has enchanted people with his high-energy music, powerful messages, unmistakable stage shows around the world for decades.

Born in Ghana, AFRO MOSES hit the charts as a teenager when he was known as ‘THE AFRICAN JAMES BROWN’, he has toured the world spreading his infectious live shows after being signed by Bob Marley’s tour manager.

His music has seen him touring, performing and working alongside the likes of; MICHAEL FRANTI & SPEAR HEAD, YOUSSOU NDOUR, MIRIAM MAKEBA, SALIF KEITA, ZIGGY & RITA MARLEY, THE WAILERS and many more along the way.

Now residing in Australia, he has been working diligently to bring the RHYTHM, DANCE & MUSIC of West Africa to the Australian people since he moved here over 20 years ago. His unique live shows fuse everything from AFRO-BEAT, REGGAE, ROOTS, FUNK, LATIN with traditional African rhythms taking audiences on an exceptional and exciting musical journey into West Africa & beyond.

★ Watch (AFRO MOSES Live Shows & Videos)

https://bit.ly/2hcUb0I

LIVE MUSIC – NO PLACE LIKE HOME feat. SELA MOON, BLASKO, JORDAN DENNIS & CROOKED LETTER | Nov 7


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Philadelphia’s esteemed ‘NO PLACE LIKE HOME’ event comes to Sydney this November curated by Sisters with Soul & featuring very special live sets by

  • JORDAN DENNIS 
  • CROOKED LETTER 
  • BLASKO 
  • SELA MOON 

Wednesday November 7
at SOUL TRAP (70 Campbell St Surry Hills)
from 7pm.

About : Established in 2016 and created by Philadelphia Hop Hop artist, Dayne Jordan, NO PLACE LIKE HOME is an pioneering performance platform started primary as a platform for local musicians around the world.

Catch the Sydney instalment this November for a dose of world class Soul, Jazz with a touch of Hip Hop vibrations.

Info HERE