And What? Toya Delazy // One-Drum Rhythms & More at Hootananny
Featuring the South African MC Toya Delazy, master drummer Abass Adoo and his jazz fusion project, One-drum + beatmaker Ohno da French & drummer Jo Cocco kick a live set with our MCs!
"Events for Hip Hop heads looking to diversify their ears" Ukhh.com
Hosted by Absent Minded Poetics & IsaacB
The South African superstar MC brings her unique Zulu rap fusion to Grow. Expect hard hitting lyrics in her native Zulu & English over extremely danceable electronic beats! Listen to her hit, Gqoma > http://bit.ly/2JUfkh2
Master drummer Abass Dodoo, who's career has seen him collaborate with Van Morrison and CREAM drummer Ginger Baker, brings his new project to Hootananny Brixton. Fusing traditional Ghanaian Highlife beats with funk, blues and jazz. Adding chanted vocals, complex intersecting rhythms, and percussion in to the mix.
Ohno da French & Jo Cocco
Producer Ohno, will be playing live boom bap re-edits of classic soul, funk and world rhythms for our MC's to cypher on, and will be accompanied by live drums from a drummer who has played for legends such as Aloe Blacc + Sly & Robbie!
DJ Gonan, Calaida & JOEL DEEP
And What resident DJs provide the soundtrack throughout the day and close the night with an extended back to back set. The trio have an equally extensive and eclectic tune collection, expect anything from nu jazz & funk to house & bass music CHECK OUT DJ GONAN'S ENTRY FOR OUR NEW MIX SERIES - http://bit.ly/2B4gpwO