Ah Sh!t

Hip Hop Gigs & Hip Hop Nights in London

THURSDAY
30
JULY
Strange U Lee Scott London July 2015

STRANGE U + LEE SCOTT

Passing Clouds, Thursday 30th July 2015

For one night only, Strange U take over Passing Clouds in Dalston alongside Lee Scott and ably assisted by DJ Jazz T.

FRIDAY
31
JULY
Beats and Bars July 2015

BEATS & BARS - MYSTRO & DJ LOK

Fox & Firkin, Friday 31st July 2015

With MYSTRO & DJ LOK, TONY D & LOCKSMYTH, OLIVER SUDDEN, NO NAME & DELTA LIMA + more.

FRIDAY
31
JULY
Players Ball July 2015

PLAYERS BALL

Trapeze, Friday 31st July 2015

London's hypest Rap & R&B party. With Rob Pursey, DBS, J-Squared, Aletha Vandross + Extra special guest Speakerfoxxx.

FRIDAY
31
JULY
Herrotics London July 2015

HERROTICS

Juno Bar, Friday 31st July 2015

HOLDIN' COURT are pleased to announce HERROTICS playing their unmissable London debut!

FRIDAY
31
JULY
Eric Lau Birthdays London July 2015

ERIC LAU + GUESTS

Birthdays, Friday 31st July 2015

Eric Lau, DJ Chris P Cuts and a mix of underground artists get the weekend started.

FRIDAY
31
JULY
Supa Dupa Fly Old Queens Head July 2015

SUPA DUPA FLY

Old Queens Head, Friday 31st July 2015

90s & Noughties Hiphop & RnB Neptunes vs Timbaland Special with DJ Emily Rawson, Matchstick, T.P, Ellie Prohan & Big Ted.

SATURDAY
1
AUGUST
History of Hip Hop August 2015

HISTORY OF HIP HOP

Book Club, Saturday 1st August 2015

DJs: 1980 - 1989: Ralphonze, 1990 - 1999: Spin Doctor, 2000 - 2009: Chris Read, 2010 – 2015: CWD.

MONDAY
3
AUGUST
D12 London August 2015

D12

Islington Academy, Monday 3rd August 2015

Academy Events Presents D12.

MONDAY
3
AUGUST
Dedicated to Kanye August 2015

DEDICATED TO KANYE

Notting Hill Arts Club, Mon 3rd August 2015

Dedicated To Kanye - "Cruel Summer"

THURSDAY
6
AUGUST
Sugarhill Gang vs Melle Mel Jazz Cafe London

SUGARHILL GANG vs MELLE MEL

Jazz Cafe, Thursday 6th August 2015

Hip Hop pioneers Sugarhill Gang for two nights this summer, complete with special guests Melle Mel & The Furious Five.

THURSDAY
6
AUGUST
Beats & Bars Streatham August 2015

BEATS & BARS

White Lion, Thursday 6th August 2015

UWith RICH QUICK (New Jersey) REDICULUS (Chicago) FDOT1 (New York) TRADEMARK BLUD | FILFY | BIG RIBZY | OLIVER SUDDEN.

THURSDAY
6
AUGUST
Slam Jam Silver Bullet London

SLAM JAM w/ SKINNYMAN

Silver Bullet, Thursday 6th August 2015

showcasing up and coming acts as well as established Hip-Hop, Reggae,Grime and R&B artists.

FRIDAY
7
AUGUST
Sugarhill Gang vs Melle Mel Jazz Cafe London

SUGARHILL GANG vs MELLE MEL

Jazz Cafe, Friday 7th August 2015

Hip Hop pioneers Sugarhill Gang for two nights this summer, complete with special guests Melle Mel & The Furious Five.

FRIDAY
7
AUGUST
George Clinton London August 2015

GEORGE CLINTON

Electric Ballroom, Friday 7th August 2015

Soundcrash proudly presents... George Clinton Return to the Mothership 40th Anniversary Special.

FRIDAY
7
AUGUST
Gin and Juice Mr Thing August 2015

GIN & JUICE w/ MR THING

Prince of Wales, Friday 7th August 2015

With Mr Thing, First Word Records DJs, Dan Hills, Gin & Juice All Star Residents + More TBA.

FRIDAY
7
AUGUST
Hip Hop vs Dancehall London August 2015

HIP HOP vs DANCEHALL

Trapeze, Friday 7th August 2015

With DJs SHORTEE BLITZ (Kiss FM / Extended Players), CHARLIE DARK (Run Dem Crew / Attica Blues) & D RASKAL.

FRIDAY
7
AUGUST
Supa Dupa Fly Apartment August 2015

SUPA DUPA FLY

Hoxton Holborn Hotel, Friday 7th August 2015

Supa Dupa Fly Apartment Party w/ Jamz Supernova (1Xtra), Emily Rawson, TP, Ellie Prohan.

FRIDAY
7
AUGUST
Southbank Centre Urban Weekend

URBAN WEEKEND

Southbank Centre, 7th - 8th August 2015

Curated by Scanner’s Inc and DJ Biznizz in association with Southbank Centre.

SATURDAY
8
AUGUST
The Comet is Coming London August 2015

THE COMET IS COMING

Hootananny, Saturday 8th August 2015

THE COMET IS COMING ft SHABAKA HUTCHINGS + PHILI N DOTZ + FAE SIMON + DJ SNUFF & MC HONEY BROWN.

SUNDAY
9
AUGUST
Supa Dupa Fly Rooftop Party London

SUPA DUPA FLY ROOFTOP PARTY

Queen of Hoxton, Sunday 9th August 2015

90s & 00s Hiphop RnB Garage. All day Rooftop Party.

SUNDAY
9
AUGUST
KRS ONE Jazz Cafe London August 2015

KRS ONE

Jazz Cafe, Sunday 9th August 2015

After 2 sold out shows in May, KRS-One returns for a special one off show

MONDAY
10
AUGUST
Slum Village Jazz Cafe London

SLUM VILLAGE

Jazz Cafe, Monday 10th August 2015

MAMA & The Doctor's Orders presents Slum Village with support from Mr Thing.

WEDNESDAY
12
AUGUST
Everlast London August 2015

EVERLAST

The Dome, Wednesday 12th August 2015

The Dome by arrangement with The Agency Group presents EVERLAST (Acoustic).

THURSDAY
13
AUGUST
Jay Electronica London August 2015

JAY ELECTRONICA

XOYO, Thursday 13th August 2015

One of hip-hop's most mysterious characters, Jay Electronica plays London's XOYO.

THURSDAY
13
AUGUST
Akala Roundhouse London August 2015

AKALA

Roundhouse, Thursday 13th August 2015

London’s finest hip hop artists take to the stage exploding with thoughts, critiques, and a fusion of music, poetry and speech.

FRIDAY
14
AUGUST
Doctors Orders August 2015

DOCTORS ORDERS

Birthdays, Friday 14th August 2015

With DJs Mr Thing, Spin Doctor, Mo Fingaz, Russ Ryan & Special guest – DJ Bobafatt.

SATURDAY
15
AUGUST
Doctors Orders All Vinyl Special August 2015

ALL VINYL SPECIAL

Birthdays, Saturday 15th August 2015

All Vinyl Special with DJs Mr Thing, Spin Doctor, Mo Fingaz, Russ Ryan & MC Pranksta.

SATURDAY
15
AUGUST
Red Light Disco DJ Kon August 2015

RED LIGHT DISCO w/ DJ KON

Prince of Wales, Sat 15th August 2015

Red Light Disco Day & Night with DJ Kon, Harri & Domenic, Crackazat (Live) and Dom Chung.

WEDNESDAY
19
AUGUST
Itch FM 9th Birthday August 2015

ITCH FM

Shutterbug, Wednesday 19th August 2015

On Wedneesday 19th August, Itch FM are having a FREE 9th Birthday Jam.

THURSDAY
20
AUGUST
Hilltop Hoods London August 2015

HILLTOP HOODS

Electric Ballroom, Thur 20th August 2015

Hilltop Hoods play Electric Ballroom, Camden, London.

THURSDAY
20
AUGUST
Eric Roberson Jazz Cafe London August 2015

ERIC ROBERSON

Jazz Cafe, Thursday 20th August 2015

25 Years of The Jazz Cafe presents the first of two nights with Eric Roberson.

THURSDAY
20
AUGUST
Peanut Butter Wolf Jazz Cafe London August 2015

P.B WOLF & BREAKBEAT LOU

Jazz Cafe, Thursday 20th August 2015

10:30pm. Peanut Butter Wolf & Breakbeat Lou at the weekly club night Throwback Thursdays, for a special night on the 45s.

FRIDAY
21
AUGUST
Hip Hop vs R&B London August 2015

HIP HOP vs R&B

Trapeze, Friday 21st August 2015

With Resident DJs Shortee Blitz (Kiss FM), Mr Thing (The Doctor’s Orders) & Russ Ryan (The Doctor’s Orders).

FRIDAY
21
AUGUST
Kid Koala Boat Party August 2015

KID KOALA BOAT PARTY

Golden Jubilee, Friday 21st August 2015

Soundcrash presents… The Kid Koala Boat Party aboard the Golden Jubilee.

FRIDAY
21
AUGUST
Youngblood Brass Band Electric Brixton London

YOUNGBLOOD BRASS BAND

Electric Brixton, Friday 21st August 2015

Returning to the UK for the first time in 2015, Youngblood Brass Band bring their rip-roaring, sweat-inducing performance to the Brixton Electric!

FRIDAY
21
AUGUST
Eric Roberson Jazz Cafe London August 2015

ERIC ROBERSON

Jazz Cafe, Friday 21st August 2015

25 Years of The Jazz Cafe presents the second of two nights with Eric Roberson.

SATURDAY
22
AUGUST
Battle Bad Brixton London August 2015

BATTLE BAD LONDON

Studio B, Brixton Hill, Sat 22nd August 2015

Ultra Mega Awesome are bringing you the opportunity to qualify for Battle BAD 2015 main event in Paris.

SUNDAY
23
AUGUST
DJ Mustard XOYO London August 2015

DJ MUSTARD

XOYO, Sunday 23rd August 2015

XOYO 3rd Birthday: DJ Mustard + Livin' Proof

TUESDAY
25
AUGUST
Four Tet London August 2015

FOUR TET

ICA, Tuesday 25th August 2015

EYOE Present - Four Tet (live).

THURSDAY
27
AUGUST
Visionbombimg August 2015

VISIONBOMBING

Silver Bullet, Thursday 27th August 2015

Audio-Visual Hip-Hop night with live performances from MYSTRO + DJ LOK & VAITEA (BBE).

THURSDAY
27
AUGUST
Young Thug London August 2015

YOUNG THUG

Islington Academy, Thur 27th August 2015

SJM Concerts present Young Thug Plus Special Guests.

THURSDAY
27
AUGUST
Faded Carnival Warm Up August 2015

FADED CARNIVAL WARM UP

Secret Location, Thursday 27th August 2015

FREE party with FREE drinks to get everyone warmed up for the Carnival weekend

FRIDAY
28
AUGUST
Fashawn London August 2015

FASHAWN + RED PILL

Hoxton Bar & Kitchen, Fri 28th August 2015

Fashawn ft. Special Guests Red Pill (Detroit) + Saga (New York) DJ Flex + Siren Dipity.

FRIDAY
28
AUGUST
Gin & Juice Carnival Special August 2015

GIN & JUICE CARNIVAL PARTY

Proud Camden, Friday 28th August 2015

Gin & Juice will be churning out the biggest and best Hip Hop and R n B of the last 40 years straight to the danceflloor.

SATURDAY
29
AUGUST
High Focus Summer Party August 2015

HIGH FOCUS SUMMER PARTY

Brixton Jammm, Saturday 29th August 2015

High Focus Records are proud to announce a Summer party at Brixton Jamm!

SUNDAY
30
AUGUST
Hip Hop Karaoke Carnival Special London

HIP HOP KARAOKE

Jazz Cafe, Sunday 30th August 2015

Returning once again to take over the world famous Jazz Cafe for a Carnival Bank Holiday Special

SUNDAY
30
AUGUST
Dun Kno Carnival Sunday London

DUN KNOW : RICE N' BEATS

Loves Company, Sunday 30th August 2015

DunKno returns to one of the best cocktail bars in town, Loves Company for some jump up jump up revivalness on carnival Sunday!

SUNDAY
30
AUGUST
Hip Hop vs R&B vs Dancehall London

HIP HOP vs RNB vs DANCEHALL

Trapeze, Sunday 30th August 2015

2 Floors of DJs playing Hip-Hop, RnB & Dancehall.

FRIDAY
4
SEPTEMBER
Jungle Brothers Jazz Cafe London September 2015

JUNGLE BROTHERS

Jazz Cafe, Friday 4th September 2015

Jungle Brothers + Special Guests at the Jazz Cafe, London.

SUNDAY
6
SEPTEMBER
Alice Russell London September 2015

ALICE RUSSELL

Brooklyn Bowl, Sunday 6th September 2015

Alice Russell plays Brooklyn Bowl, London.

THURSDAY
10
SEPTEMBER
Jurassic 5 Forum London September 2015

JURASSIC 5

Forum, Thursday 10th September 2015

Jurassic 5 return to the UK to play London's Forum.

THURSDAY
10
SEPTEMBER
Oddisee Jazz Cafe London September 2015

ODDISEE

Jazz Cafe, Thursday 10th September 2015

Oddisee & Compny + Special Guests at the Jazz Cafe, London.

SATURDAY
12
SEPTEMBER
DJ Premier London September 2015

DOCTORS ORDERS 10th BIRTHDAY

The Forum, Saturday 12th September 2015

Celebrate 10 years of the Doctor's Orders with DJ Premier, The Four Owls, Fatima, DJ Mr Thing & More.

SUNDAY
13
SEPTEMBER
Beats and Bars All Day September 2015

BEATS & BARS

White Lion, Sunday 13th September 2015

ALL DAY EVENT - JERK CHICKEN BBQ - LIVE ACTS & DJ'S - CLOTHING.

SUNDAY
13
SEPTEMBER
Action Bronson Roundhouse London September 2015

ACTION BRONSON

Roundhouse, Sunday 13th September 2015

Celebrating the release of major label debut ‘Mr. Wonderful’, heavyweight rap artist Action Bronson will return to Europe.

THURSDAY
24
SEPTEMBER
Nightmares on Wax London September 2015

NIGHTMARES ON WAX

Uniuon Chapel, Thursday 24th September 2015

Nightmares on Wax brings his hypnotising full live show to the Union Chapel, for an exclusive performance at an incredible venue.

FRIDAY
25
SEPTEMBER
Quantic DJ Set London September 2015

QUANTIC (DJ SET)

Electric Ballroom, Friday 25th September 2015

Quantic + Renegade Brass Band

FRIDAY
25
SEPTEMBER
Dizraeli and the small gods London September 2015

DIZRAELI & THE SMALL GODS

Islington Assembly Hall, Fri 25th Sept 2015

Dizraeli & The Small gods taking to the stage for the last time ever on the 25th of September at Islington Assembly Hall.

FRIDAY
25
SEPTEMBER
Echoes Silver Bullet London September 2015

ECHOES

Silver Bullet, Friday 25th September 2015

A musical journey through the classics of Hip hop, Grime, Footwork, Drum and Bass. Reggae, Jungle and much, much more.

WEDNESDAY
30
SEPTEMBER
Epic Rap Battles of History

EPIC RAP BATTLES OF HISTORY

The Garage, Wednesday 30th September 2015

Epic Rap Battles of History step on stage to throw down with some of history and pop culture’s most famous faces.

SATURDAY
3
OCTOBER
Lefto Hackney October 2015

LEFTO

Shapes, Saturday 3rd October 2015

The Belgian-Bearded Hip Hop stalwart, Lefto, takes over Shapes. For 3 hours

SUNDAY
4
OCTOBER
DMC World Championships London October 2015

DMC WORLD DJ FINALS

Roundhouse, Sunday 4th October 2015

DMC World DJ Finals 2015.

SATURDAY
10
OCTOBER
Tenderlonious 22a London October 2015

22a TENDERLONIOUS

Stour Space, Saturday 10th October 2015

New monthly residency celebrating the incredible talent of 22a.

MONDAY
12
OCTOBER
Keith Sweat Blackstreet London October 2015

KEITH SWEAT & BLACKSTREET

Apollo, Sunday 4th October 2015

KINGS OF RNB is back with 2 of the greatest RNB acts to ever do it on one stage.

TUESDAY
13
OCTOBER
Miguel London October 2015

MIGUEL

Brixton Academy, Tuesday 13th October 2015

SJM Concerts and Live Nation Present Miguel Plus Special Guests

THURSDAY
15
OCTOBER
Akua Naru Garage London

AKUA NARU

The Garage, Thursday 22nd October 2015

MAMA present Akua Naru.

FRIDAY
16
OCTOBER
Four Tet Brixton Academy London October 2015

FOUR TET ALLNIGHTER

Brixton Academy, Fri 17th Oct 2015

Eat Your Own Ears Presents Four Tet All Nighter Plus Special Guests.

FRIDAY
16
OCTOBER
George The Poet London October 2015

GEORGE THE POET

Shepherd's Bush Empire, Fri 16th Oct 2015

Live Nation presents George The Poet Plus special guests.

SATURDAY
17
OCTOBER
A$AP Rocky Wiz Khalifa London October 2015

A$AP ROCKY & WIZ KHALIFA

The o2, Saturday 17th October 2015

A$AP Rocky & Wiz Khalifa play London's o2 arena.

SATURDAY
17
OCTOBER
Mr Scruff London October 2015

MR SCRUFF

Koko, Saturday 17th Oct 2015

SJM Concerts Present Mr Scruff.

SATURDAY
17
OCTOBER
King Britt Shapes London October 2015

KING BRITT

Shapes, Saturday 17th October 2015

Soundcrash proudly presents King Britt (Rare Live UK Performance) Plus Thris Tian (Boiler Room).

MONDAY
19
OCTOBER
DAS EFX Lords of the Underground London October 2015

DAS EFX & L.O.T.U.G

Jazz Cafe, Monday 19th October 2015

Bigger Than Festival, The Doctor’s Orders & Mama Group presents LORDS OF THE UNDERGROUND & DAS EFX Plus support from Spin Doctor.

MONDAY
19
OCTOBER
Rich Homie Quan

RICH HOMIE QUAN

Koko, Monday 19th October 2015

Raw Elegance & Real Recognise Presents Rich Homie Quan.

WEDNESDAY
21
OCTOBER
Kid Ink Brixton Academy London October 2015

KID INK

Brixton Academy, Wednesday 21st October 2015

SJM Concerts Present Kid Ink Plus Special Guests.

THURSDAY
22
OCTOBER
Andrew Ashong Rich Mix London

ANDREW ASHONG

Rich Mix, Thursday 22nd October 2015

Soundcrash present Andrew Ashong at Rich Mix.

SUNDAY
25
OCTOBER
Nicole Willis & The Soul Investigators Rich Mix London

NICOLE WILLIS

Rich Mix, Sunday 25th October 2015

Soundcrash present Nicole Willis & The Soul Investigators at Rich Mix.

TUESDAY
27
OCTOBER
Cunninlynguists London October 2015

CUNNINLYNGUISTS

Garage, Tuesday 27th October 2015

MAMA Presents Cunninlynguists Plus Special Guests

SATURDAY
31
OCTOBER
DJ Yoda Halloween Spooktacular Rich Mix London

DJ YODA'S HALLOWEEN

Rich Mix, Saturday 31st October 2015

A night of hair-raising audio and spine-chilling visuals with top turntablist, VJ, and fright-master DJ Yoda.

MONDAY
2
NOVEMBER
Hot 8 Barass Band London November 2015

HOT 8 BRASS BAND

The Garage, Monday 2nd Nov 2015

MAMA Presents Hot 8 Brass Band Plus Special Guests.

WEDNESDAY
4
NOVEMBER
Yelawolf London November 2015

YELAWOLF

Electric Brixton, Wednesday 4th Nov 2015

SJM Concerts Present Yelawolf plus Special Guests.

THURSDAY
5
NOVEMBER
Blackalicious London November 2015

BLACKALICIOUS

Electric Ballroom, Thursday 5th Nov 2015

Blackalicious play Camden's Electric Ballroom.

THURSDAY
5
NOVEMBER
Jaga Jazzist Brixton November 2015

JAGA JAZZIST

Electric Brixton, Thursday 5th Nov 2015

Soundcrash Presents Jaga Jazzist - Starfire Tour.

FRIDAY
13
NOVEMBER
Hidden Orchestra London November 2015

HIDDEN ORCHESTRA

St Johns Church, Friday 13th November 2015

Soundcrash presents Hidden Orchestra with live site-specific projection-mapped visuals.

MONDAY
16
NOVEMBER
Joey Badass Roundhouse London

JOEY BADA$$

Roundhouse, Monday 16th Nov 2015

Joey bada$$ plays London's Roundhouse.

TUESDAY
17
NOVEMBER
Andreya Triana Koko London November 2015

ANDREYA TRIANA

Rich Mix, Tuesday 17th November 2015

Andreya Triana’s soulful fireworks back again for her BIGGEST gig yet, at one of London’s favourite venues - KOKO.

WEDNESDAY
18
NOVEMBER
Beardyman London

BEARDYMAN

Shepherd's Bush Empire, Wed 18th Nov 2015

Beardyman - One Album Per Hour Shepherd's Bush Empire.

THURSDAY
19
NOVEMBER
Talib Kweli Jazz Cafe London

TALIB KWELI

Jazz Cafe, Thursday 19th Nov 2015

MAMA & Bigger Than Festival presents Talib Kweli Plus Special Guests at the Jazz Cafe, London.

THURSDAY
19
NOVEMBER
Rejjie Snow Scala London Nov 2015

REJJIE SNOW

Scala, Thursday 19th Nov 2015

Noisey present REJJIE SNOW + SPECIAL GUESTS + NOISEY DJs.

SATURDAY
21
NOVEMBER
Ghostpoet London

GHOSTPOET

Shepherd's Bush Empire, Sat 21st November 2015

Eat Your Own Ears presents Ghostpoet + Special Guests.

MONDAY
23
NOVEMBER
Underachievers Scala London November 2015

THE UNDERACHIEVERS

Scala, Monday 23rd November 2015

SJM Concerts present The Underachievers Plus Special Guests.

THURSDAY
26
NOVEMBER
Krept & Konan London

KREPT & KONAN

Shepherd's Bush Empire, Thur 26th Nov 2015

Live Nation and SJM Concerts presents Krept & Konan Plus Special Guests.

FRIDAY
27
NOVEMBER
Eska Islington Assembly Hall London

ESKA

Islington Assembly Hall, Fri 27th Nov 2015

Soundcrash present Eska at Islington Assembly Hall.

SATURDAY
28
NOVEMBER
Cinematic Orchestra Hammersmith Apollo London

CINEMATIC ORCHESTRA

Hammersmith Apollo, Saturday 28th Nov 2015

Soundcrash present The Cinematic Orchestra.

FRIDAY
4
DECEMBER
Videocrash DJ Food London Dec 2015

VIDEOCRASH

Rich Mix, Friday 4th December 2015

Soundcrash’s Audio-Visual project returns to bring together audio-visual pioneers all performing specials A/v live sets.

FRIDAY
4
DECEMBER
Prodigy Public Enemy London Dec 2015

THE PRODIGY & PUBLIC ENEMY

SSE Arena, Friday 4th December 2015

The Prodigy with support coming from hip-hop legends Public Enemy.

SATURDAY
5
DECEMBER
Blak Twang Chester P Water Rats London Dec 2015

BLAK TWANG & CHESTER P

Water Rats, Saturday 5th December 2015

BLAK TWANG, CHESTER P (TASKFORCE), PHILI 'N' DOTZ, Novar FLIP, CW Jones, Nephilim + more.

SATURDAY
5
DECEMBER
Prodigy Public Enemy London Dec 2015

THE PRODIGY & PUBLIC ENEMY

SSE Arena, Saturday 5th December 2015

The Prodigy with support coming from hip-hop legends Public Enemy.

SATURDAY
5
DECEMBER
Dope DOD London Dec 2015

DOPE D.O.D

Underworld, Saturday 5th December 2015

Dutch hip-hop phenomenon Dope D.O.D. are set to return to further establish their name in the UK.

THURSDAY
10
DECMBER
Hudson Mohawke London December 2015

HUDSON MOHAWKE

Roundhouse, Thursday 10th December 2015

Fresh from a sold out, rapturously received US tour, Hudson Mohawke will bring new album Lantern to London.

SUNDAY
13
DECMBER
Floetry London December 2015

FLOETRY

Electric Brixton, Sunday 13th December 2015

FLOvortex & M.O.E Presents Floetry Live