Friday 26th April – Black Cat Soundsystem Future Dub Session
2 Dark + Ruffone + Kai + Iya Nya Mucksion King + Greggae B2B Ojah. Hosted By Jah Wonder Djembe. Accompaniment: Drums by Black Cat Paw, Guitar by Afrodan, Bass by Bagga B, Keys By Shane
Reggae, 2 Step, Future Dub, Steppers, Dubstep, Dubplates, New Music
Cost: Full Members free / P.A.Y.G. Members & Guests £5 before 12am, £7 after
Tickets: On the door
Original heads from the Dubstep scene and new artists. Deep Future Dub, Dubstyle Dubstep, Reggae and 2Step Dubstep; playing through a 4k Bass stack covering one wall of the intimate subterranean venue that is Ginglik. Live Jam accompaniment from guitar, keys and djembe drums.
Place yourselves within the capable hands of the 2Dark. With over a decade of DJing experience under his belt, 2Dark knows how to create atmosphere. His sharp mixing style and trademark selection is a tribute to the original followers of Dubstep. An avid underground fan, originally influenced by classic pirate radio of the 90s and London culture. No stranger to the FM dial, 2Dark is known for his traditional broadcast style and professional manner and is now a part of London’s Flex FM team. Having linked up with Blackcat Soundsystem in 2011, 2Dark is proud to be a part of the family and culture.
Iya Nya Mucksion King
Coopz Mucksion is a producer, MC and DJ from Hackney, East London. Having recorded six albums, Coopz’s sound is expressing more of his underground side and a Dub-step roots sticking to his Jamaican back ground and roots. He is also the winner of Dubscover 001 back in 2009 for best new underground talent. He is currently the front host for Hackneys own Blackcat Sound System. Mucksion continues to create and release fresh independent music.
BlackCat’s Dubstep Veteran Kai is a man inspired by inspiration from Mala DMZ, King Tubby, Pinch, Kahn, Pangaea, Appleblim, Herbie Hancock, Scientist. He’s a vinyl only DJ with a collection of 5000. Kai Started collecting Dub Reggae, Rare Groove and Funk 1987. The bredren Started DJing Chicago house and Detroit techno in 1992. Then Drum and Bass, Jungle, 2-Step and Dubstep. Kai works with Benny Ill (Horsepower Productions) and is one half of Dubstep duo Subsequent. Played in East Berlin and across Europe since 1993. Played untold London Warehouse parties. Owns full music studio with releases to follow. Kai’s most needle tracked vinyls are by Mala, Pinch, Kahn, Commodo, Pangaea, Kryptic Minds, Appleblim, Shackleton, Horsepower Productions, Killawatt…
An original u.k soundboy, soundsystem veteran, worked with the likes of In Ting Jemmy Magic and Bushman close ties with many reggae veterans, plays on conciousfm late night set Wednesdays and Saturdays. Man like Scientist, Johnny Osbourne, Augustus Pablo and Lee Scratch Perry are his inspiration. Known for playing heavyweight future dubs and deep Rasta roots. Produces dubs in his own home studio. Blackat’s father figure!
A Dub-Reggae-Dancehall DJ with his foundations in the new-roots style of reggae music. Resident Dj at Cafe 1001 – London since 6 years and member of the Black Cat Soundsystem he has been playing along side many different names such as Mad Professor, Jah Observer, Channel One Soundsystem, Jah Wonder, One Love Hi Powa, Villa Ada Posse, Sentinel, Earl 16, Daddy Freddy, Tenor Fly, Ramon Judah, Rim Bim just to name a few.
Currently holding down a weekly show on Londons Flex FM 99.7 www.flexfm.co.uk 12-2 on a Thursday afternoon. RuffOne has also played at many clubs and parties including Hidden in Vauxhall, Coronet In Elephant and Castle and many of the legendary Black Cat Sound System parties!