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DJ CHRIS TOFU & FRIENDS
June 12 @ 7:00 pm - June 13 @ 2:00 am£7
Established in 1995 DJ Chris Tofu has become a pioneer of Vintage Remix and the UK Festival scene, sharing his obsession with all things remixed and raucous with jumping crowds across the globe!
Tofu has two lives; as a world renowned DJ and as the programmer and director of thousands of events and artists as director of the legendary Continental Drifts. DJ CHRIS TOFU & FRIENDS features his personal selection from the thousands of artists he has worked on who come together to throw their skills into his vibe gumbo ya-ya. Expect brass, scratch masters and live percussion to lift this unique selections to the next level.
‘I’m a true believer that DJ’ing is as much about “vibe” and communicating with an audience as endless technical skill. I just love music that remixes the ancient and the new. Sometimes that makes me really obscure, sometimes pioneering but whatever happens, the audience generally gets it.’
He has been involved in hundreds of festivals with the official title of Chief Vibes Master at the likes of Glastonbury (where he runs Shangri La and programmed for Lost Vagueness), Bestival, Edinburgh Fest , Sydney Festival, Revolution Festival, Boomtown, Lattitude, Lowlands, Wilderness, Shambala and Secret Garden Party to name a few…
Joining Mr.Tofu on the night are:
MR. MORSKI – on a number of instruments
Mr Morski is a musician,composer,performer with wide range of repertoire and unique ability to mix diverse styles. In his native Bulgaria he is known for his work and success with Django Ze.
In London Mr Morski is pioneering Balkan rock fusion, fronting projects like Gipsydelica and The Turbans.
ASHLEY SLATER – Kitten and Hip . Freak Power
Producer , performer.
The lead singer in the 90’s band Freakpower (Turn On Tune In Cop Out) and have been singing professionally for 35 years.He has what might be called a character voice, deep and silky with a good range. His first loves are jazz and pop, but comfortable with most genres. If you want a Disney type voice,he’s not your man, but if you want soul, sultriness and character,he is.
They are like a speeding locomotive without brakes. They play for maniacs who feel like bastards just like them and do not match to the contemporary music!!!
ANDREA HOOPER – one of the most kinetic ( elastic ) Hoola Hooper and friends will be getting the place going with a Swing .