Brighton's Big Screen Launch Featuring Gilles Peterson
Come and enjoy a Mayfield ubiquitous Sussex G&T
BBC 6 Music DJ, professional crate digger and world renowned selector Gilles Peterson will be taking Brighton Beach by storm on the 29th July!
He’ll be accompanied by his MC, Earl Zinger, and a combination of Brighton-based legends – bringing you the best in soul, jazz and funk infused music.
We have a number of exciting live acts and DJs lined up throughout the day. Musicologist, Russ Dewbery, will be bringing you the finest in Jazzbop. Heroes of acid jazz, Freak Power (originally founded by bassist Norman Cook AKA Fatboy Slim) have reformed especially for this event. DJ Collective Soul City Worldwide will be spinning the best in funk, soul and disco. The Juke of York, who recently supported Fatboy Slim at the O2, is here to bring you the soulful summer vibes.
BBC 3 radio presenter and Jazz vocalist Clare Martin (OBE), 7 time winner at the British Jazz awards will be performing with her live band. Up-and-coming vocalist Tori Allen Martin, who recently featured on BBC live lounge, and the Starr Trust Singers will kick off the proceedings.
We hope to see you all there for a truly unique day of music of the beach!