Friday 20TH July 10.30PM Til Late – Beatroot presents World Music
Kenneth Francis fronts this edition of Beatroot and he is a well experienced, solid-souled purveyor on the decks. This ongoing monthly that happens every 3rd Friday of the month dedicates its selection of music to fusing world music styles from around the globe with vibes from electronic music. Darker Than Wax’s Daryl C joins the resident along with Munir (Live Guitar) previously of the defunct & very much folk-storied mid-ninties Singaporean band The Stoned Revivals.
From Ethiopian Jazz to Merengue from Angola & Highlife sounds from Ghana, this party is tipped to unite people to dance to rootsy rhythms of the world. Entry to Intermission Bar is free!
Saturday 21ST July 10.30PM – Rodrigo Parejo: The Java Spring (Live)
Return to the cosy area of Intermission Bar the next night to catch jazz-world musician Rodrigo Parejo presenting sounds of The Java Spring. A project inspired by the sounds, culture and life of Indonesia’s myriad of islands.
Intent to awake the senses through the art of listening via the use of sampled sounds from nature, ethnic flutes, voice, gongs and electronics, the Spaniard will be backed by Aya Sekine (Keyboard) & Ting Wei Yap (Drums). Come with open ears and senses and entry is free!
Sunday 22ND July 2PM to 8PM – PPP Lion Steppaz Sound 3RD Anniversary
Lion Steppaz Sound celebrates 3 years of sound system culture in Singapore with a secret “poolside” bar located in the city area. DJs Koflow & Submerge will serve up Dancehall, Hip Hop, Reggae and R&B beats on the the crew’s custom made analog sound system stack. All dancehall dancers are welcome to heat up the dance floor.
Your guess is as good as ours where the party will be held, but do stay tuned to the event page for confirmation HERE.