Diverse Moovin’ Festival To Feature Roni Size, Roy Ayers, Giles Peterson & More
Moovin Festival is back with another boutique bass, funk, soul, reggae, house , jazz, and d&b gathering.
At Moovin, many bases are covered, with the godfather of Neo Soul Mr Roy Ayres making a rare UK festival appearance. He will be joined by Shaun Rider’s Black Grape who have a new indie dance album coming in summer. Bristolian d&b legend Roni Size will be performing a brand new live hardware show, while world music champion Giles Peterson also brings his eclectic bag of records. Acid house pioneers 808 State will be performing live alongside Hacienda Djs such as Mike Pickering, Graeme Park & Greg Wilson. Another master selector in Mr Scruff will also play with the likes of a special set from live specialists Jazzanova. Dub legend Mad Professor, disco funksters Crazy P (live) and the playful Riot Jazz crew also add their sounds, with Gentleman Dub Club plus two DMC champions in DJ Woody and DJ Brace also on site to showcase their mad turntable skills. Last but not least, local hip hop heroes The Mouse Outfit also make an return appearance.
The event goes down at the eco-friendly Whitebotham farm in the stunning countryside in Compstall, with attendance limited to 3500.