JON KENNEDY at Yukunkun with DJ Sotusura + DJ Spindle
ONE NIGHT IN BEIRUT ONLY (Middle East Tour) JON KENNEDY (UK) Drummer, electronic musician, DJ extraordinaire with DJ Sotusura (Urban Beats) and DJ Spindle (The BGC)
Saturday, Nov. 24 @ Yukunkun, Gemmayze, Rue du Liban, Beirut, Lebanon
Time: 10pm – 5am
In an historic collaboration between two cutting-edge venues – the Middle East’s new jewel of all things music – YUKUNKUN – and RADIO BEIRUT present:
JON KENNEDY in an ONE-NIGHT-ONLY DJ and live performance at Yukunkun (Gemayzeh)
“Jon is unquestionably one of the leading beatsmiths of our era. Ever since Mr Scruff of Ninja Tunes dropped Jon’s demo on his radio show in 2000 JK has consistently been bringing beats to make your feet move topped with sweet sweet melodies. Drummer, producer and DJ, Jon’s flavour is pure dancefloor candy and has been busy rocking stages worldwide as a DJ and with his live band, the man is always representing the very best in UK based Funk, Soul & Hip Hop beats for your listening pleasure”
JON KENNEDY will be accompanied on the night by two of the regions’ finest musical tastemakers.
DJ Sotusura (Urban Beats)
The region’s premiere Arab hip-hop DJ and 10 plus year stalwart on the scene and a figure that has played with the biggest names in hip-hop both regionally and internationally:
DJ Spindle (aka Ernesto Chahoud)
As well as Lebanon’s own all vinyl LP and 45 rpm specialist and the region’s number one purveyor of all things funky, soulful and Afro-influenced – The Beirut Groove Collective co-founder:
This is a once in a lifetime event and the venue is sure to fill up for this event so mark it on your calendars!
Radio Beirut will be providing a live stream at: www.radiobeirut.net