Tag: Mad Professor

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, ... Read more

Celebrate 60 years Of The UK Sound System

The UK’s first homegrown Sound System was brought over by Duke Vin in 1955, and it’s from this pivotal point that a culture was born. 2015 marks the Diamond Jubilee of the UK Sound System phenomenon. This October, Punch Records will present a celebratory tour to mark this momentous milestone, featuring two of the greatest roots, reggae and dub acts of all time.This five­ date, UK-wide event pairs one of the UK’s best known, foundational reggae Sound Systems, Channel One, ­with legendary producer and artist Mad Professor, whose music was created specifically to be played through Sound Systems. Channel One, ... Read more