On 26th November, 2011 Continental Drifts Music / Magpies Nest / Kazum / Movimientos / Wormfood, the people behind legendary music festivals and club nights including Global Local, Club Dada, Hootananny, Passing Clouds, Polka Tent, Valley of the Antic and Electro Swing launches a brand new music festival called The London Remixed Festival
The London Remixed Festival launch event held on 26th November 2011 at Rich Mix will showcase a killer line up the very best acts from Global Local, hot from the dusty, muddy fields of 2011’s coolest festivals and club nights. This all day and night extravaganza of exciting live festival bands will be remixing global London.
More info and updates on the blog here: http://londonremixedfestival.blogspot.com/
The festival will have highlight performances from
Los Chinches - Playing a version of Pschedelic Cumbia that really rocks from 1960`s Peru, 5 star reviewed and jumping.
AJ Holmes and The Hackney Empire - African Remix - 'the new electric hi-life' – Holmes's unique blend of African music, poly-rhythms and electronic pop.
Polina Skovoroda & Fanfara - Storming 11 piece Balkan/ Yiddish Brass Special http://www.polinashepherd.co.uk/
Mavrika - Greek Rembetika Remix – The first London / Greek band to tackle the 1930`s revolutionary music Rembetika, a music that was banned by Greeces past governments and was fostered inside jails. http://www.nme.com/nme-video/youtube/id/CGimTov3VE8
Urusen - 21st Century Folk remix Freshly signed to Real World Records www.urusen.co.uk/
Sheelanagig - Jumping Gypsy and Hoedown band www.sheelanagig.co.uk/
Romani Rad - 17 amazing Roma Gypsy Dancers www.romanirad.co.uk
Last Mango In Paris - A bizarre remix of Asian and Global Sounds with poetry and beats www.myspace.com/lastmangoinouterspace
Franky and The Jacks - brave folk reworker frankyandthejacks.com
Scarlet and Wilderness - www.myspace.com/scarlettinthewilderness
Loose Moose String Band - Jumping hoedown Appalachian retake. www.myspace.com/theloosemooseband
Stompin Dave - Solo guitar hero from Devon www.stompindave.com
Perhaps Contraption - This years favourite walkabout Brass spectacular and cross between Tiger Lillys and the Destroyers.
DJs - Tofu - Banjoe - Cal Jader - Bobby Gandalf and many more to be announced
But it’s not just about the music. The London Remixed Festival will also have an indoor camping area, disco lifts, musical portaloos, walkabout artists, workshops and an amazing winter fair.
firstname.lastname@example.org or http://www.richmix.org.uk/whats-on/event/london-remixed-festival/
Movimientos Present: Camo Clave + Joro Afrobeat + The Indios + Movimientos DJs
Movimientos are back for another funky Friday fiesta with forward thinking tropical vibes from Bristolians Camo Clave bringing the Cumbia and Latin brass mixed with electronics and dub. Plus London’s latest Afrobeat explosion Joro and Colombian indie upstarts The Indios and Movimientos DJs firing out Latin beats all night.
Movimientos Present: Radio Palenke + First Word Pros + Sifaka + Movimientos DJs
Movimientos presents another full powered Saturday night taking you on a musical trip through Latin America and the Caribbean with an afro-centric twist. Radio Palenke fly in from Paris with their heavy tropical sounds, First Word Pros bring their African infused Hip Hop and electronica and exciting new soulful Leeds project Sifanka making their Hoots debut.
La Linea Festival: Eliane Correa & En El Aire Project + London Lucumi Choir
Following the debut album released in 2016 on Movimientos Records Eliane Correa’s Afro-Cuban Jazz inspired En El Aire Project makes it’s debut at La Linea with The London Lucumi Choir also on the bill to coincide with their own 2nd album release.