Each week we pick five stand-out soulful events for you to head to this coming weekend. This week head to Hackney, Notting Hill, Elephant & Castle and Southwark… plus check out our regular monthly’s…
Twice As Nice Bank Holiday Special
House 4 Soul
The launch of a brand new monthly night at one of London’s most talked about new venues, Omeara London. Residents: Ronnie Herel, JM & Brian Power will be joined by different guests each month playing music across two rooms 4 To The Floor & Alternative Soul This weeks sees Grant Nelson, Melvo Baptiste and more join in the fun.
Saturday 26th August
OMEARA, 6 O’Meara Street, SE1 1TE London, United Kingdom
Notting Hill Carnival 2017
The Notting Hill Carnival is an annual event that since 1966 has taken place on the streets of Notting Hill over the August bank holiday. This year you must look out for the Heritage Mass Band, one of the liveliess bands hosted this year by our very own Dr Psycho.
Sunday 27th – Monday 28th August
Notting Hill, W11 London
Norman Jay MBE Presents Good Times Goes East
The Carnival godfather Norman Jay MBE and his Good Times Sound System has entertained and educated revelers since 1984, bringing new Soul, Hip Hop and House music to the masses.
This August Bank Holiday, after 33 years of bringing the party to the corner of West Row and Southern Row, the founder and master of Funk and Soul is taking his legendary Sound System east to Mick’s Garage, Queens Yard for third edition of Good Times Goes East. The irrepressible Good Times vibe will be taking over Hackney Wick on Sunday 27 August to show east-enders how it’s done, Carnival style.
Sunday 27 August
2:00pm – 10:00pm
Mick’s Garage, Unit 8, Queen’s Yard, Hackney Wick, E9 5EN London
Garage Sessions Bank Holiday Beach Party
This amazing Cuban beach themed paradise on a Brixton Rooftop returns on Bank Holiday Monday for another day to night outdoor Garage extravaganza with Artful Dodger, Mike Ruff, El B and more.
Monday 28th August
Brixton Rooftop, Pope’s Road, Brixton, SW9 8JH London, United Kingdom