GOGO PENGUIN (Gondwana - Blue Note/ Manchester) live
BCR (DJ Support)
You're A Melody w/
FLOATING POINTS (Eglo Records/ London)
RED GREG (Ebonite/ London)
U.K Takeover at J.A.W !
Following four memorable nights at the late Plastic People (RIP) & a forthcoming label launch -You're a Melody - a night concept "celebrating Soul from around the world" conceived by Sam Shepherd is traveling out of its London walls for a special Berlin edition at J.A.W ! For this one, Floating Points will hit Prince Charles in back to back with his soulmate and serious record collector DJ Red Greg.
"They are unreal live! The best trio" Gilles Peterson, BBC
“A stirring re-evaluation of what a piano trio should sound like in the 21st century” Barclaycard Mercury Prize
To open the Ball, we are thrilled to welcome for their very first show in Berlin, Manchester-based Jazz Trio Gogo Penguin, hotly tipped as the rising stars of the European Jazz scene, one of Gilles Peterson absolute favorite jazz acts at the moment & recently signed by the legendary Blue Note Records. Featuring Pianist Chris Illingworth, bassist Nick Blacka and drummer Rob Turner, Gogo Penguin are an exhilarating live act, drawing on a heady brew of influences from Esbjörn Svensson to Aphex Twin, Shostakovich or Massive Attack.
Our homies at Bass Cadet Recordstore will take care of the warm up set.
Record sale, Soul food, tailored Sound System & rotary mixer provided.
Bass Cadet Recordstore
Digital in Berlin
Nothing But Soul
Limited pre-sale on Resident Advisor & Koka36: