Schlakks

Style: HIP HOP, FUNK, JAZZ, ELECTRONIC Schlakks from Dortmund runs poetic, party-proven rap for doubting enthusiasts and those who want to become one. In search of the last islands of freedom, he is best known as a live MC. Together with his partners Opek and Razzmatazz, he has demolished countless festival stages and clubs in […]

Animanz

Animanz

Style: Exotica, Psyche, Jazz, Funk, Cumbia, Afro   London-based Animanz and their Congolese singer Juanita Euka: The genre-smashing collective started as a collaborative project between childhood friends Max Rodriguez (guitar), Joshua Brandler (bass) and Marc Goymour (keys) in 2013. Soon after,  Juanita  joined the two, adding an eclectic set of influences to the bands unique […]

Bad Fat

Style: Hip Hop, Brass, Jazz Bad Fat is inspired by the swing of New Orleans Jazz, the musical variety of Don Cherry and the raw energy and political force of Public Enemy alike. Boiling brass sounds, excellent flow and a show that combines highly energetic performance with a lot of fun and a scent of […]

Boca 45

Style: Funk, Soul, Hip Hop, Breaks, Disco   Scott “Boca 45” Hendy is the Bristol UK beatsmith who’s been at the forefront of funky breakbeat music for well over a decade.  Boca is ready to hit the clubs, armed with a heaving box of 7” vinyl. His aim? As it has been on all his […]

Yarah Bravo

Style: Hip-Hop, Jazz, Soul, Dub Yarah embraced music from all over the world to develop her unique flow of soulful, jazzual, intelligent and political hip-hop. She was a founder of super-group One Self (Ninja Tune), front woman of DJ Vadim’s The Soundcatcher Soundsystem (BBE), and shared stages with everyone from Wu Tang Clan, Public Enemy […]

Da Cruz

Style: Worldbeat, Hip Hop, Dub, Baile Funk Brasilian global beat galore! Sao Paulo and Bern are literally worlds apart – but Da Cruz bridges both cities with an extremely danceble, urban mix of afrobeat, dub, baile funk, and hip hop.     Singer Mariana Da Cruz was born and raised in Sao Paulo, s he […]

DJ Angelo

Style: Music-Loving Eclectic Party-Rocking Turntablist   From small-town hero to internationally-acclaimed DJ idol – the past few years have seen Angelo perform in every continent of the world, entertaining massive festival audiences, and sharing stages alongside some of the music industry’s elite. His tireless commitment to preserving and furthering the culture of #RealDJing is matched […]

DJ Maestro

Style: Jazz, Funk, House, Disco He released nine platinum rewarded albums for Blue Note records, two albums for Verve/Universal, and played all five continents. His love for classical, jazz and club music results in this crazy yet amazing musical phenomenon: DJ Maestro. Style in two words: Musical rollercoaster Most influential artists: Donald Byrd, Master at […]

DJ Maseo – De La Soul

Style: Hip Hop   Producer / DJ / part-time MC Vincent Mason a.k.a Maseo a.k.a Plug 3 from iconic hiphop group De La Soul quietly maintains a key spot in hiphop history. De La Soul burst onto the scene and innovated hiphop by colouring outside the lines, sampling a diverse array of untouched, previously unsampled […]

DJ Vadim

Style: Hip-Hop, Dub, Reggae, Jungle DJ Vadim has become well respected as an innovator in a number of areas during his career, “a veteran presence in the DJ community as well as one of the foremost producers in too many communities to count, Vadim is never running out of ideas“ (URB Magazine). During a career […]