First Resort are launching a new series of club nights and we’re excited to be joining them at their special Hackney Carnival Afterparty on September 8th. To help celebrate their new project they have also launched a new mix series which we were honoured to kick it off with 60 minutes of tunes we are hoping to hear this carnival season. Listen back below and grab your ticket for the event here.
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It’s carnival time in T&T and this tune from Ultimate Rejects and MX Prime is running road!
It’s Soca Season! Get ready to hear more of this one from Sekon Sta, it’s one of the stand out tunes for T&T Carnival this year.
The very first Southbank Carnival is taking place this Saturday at The Southbank Centre and we are so happy to be involved. The Southbank Centre have scheduled a full day of carnival themed events from dance classes to art workshops, with Trini Gladiata hosting a festival parade alongside DJ Raskal. You can catch us in The Clore Ballroom kicking off The Heatwave Club Night from 6:30pm. All the events are free all day and suitable for all age groups, so kick off your Easter Weekend with unlimited carnival vibes. More info and full events timetable here.
Last week we had a chat with Chief Boima for the carnival special of the Africa is a Radio podcast. We chatted all things carnival from Afro soca to clubbing in London, and we chose some of our favourite world carnival tracks of this year’s soca season. Listen to the show below and head over to Africa is a Country for the full tracklist.
To celebrate Notting Hill Carnival, we did a special carnival takeover of Radar Radio on Monday, with carnival mixes from Chief Boima Emily Dust, False Witness, Fireman Sam, Joey B, Murlo, Serocee So Shifty, Swing Ting, The Large and Vamanos. Stream or download the mixes below and cure your carnival tabanca.
Hipsters Don’t Dance with Serocee – Download here
Fireman Sam – Download here
Vamanos – Download here
So Shifty – Download here
Murlo – Download Here
Swing Ting (Samrai, Platt & Joey B) – Download here
Emily Dust – Download here
False Witness – Download here
The Large – Download here
Chief Boima – Download here