Edinburgh’s original Roots and Dub lion, Messenger Sound System (est. ‘87) is proud to present legendary Roots artist Sister Rasheda, Queen of Dub (from the Jah Shaka, Rockers International & Disciples labels), singing anthems like Hear My Cry, Hail H.I.M , Shahamane I for a night of Roots and Culture – Lioness Style!!! All Roots Daughters gather round. Blessings.
Mumbo Jumbo is a melting pot of classic dance music: soul, funk, disco, hip hop, house and electronic beats are all dropped in the mix, courtesy of resident DJs Trendy Wendy and Steve Austin, while stalwart percussionist Bongo Dave energises the sound with his live conga workouts for a more vibrant experience on the ‘floor. Mumbo Jumbo joins-the-dots between all the evergreen dance sounds, lacing the lot with liberal helpings of cracking vocals, to ensure you get your groove on. This is Saturday night party music at its best!
Upstairs tonight: Babes. Facebook.
Loco Kamanchi is open for business as of September 14th with the legendary Wookie, throwing down some serious garage beats. Loco vibes will be in full flow by 28th September with the very talented UK bass maestro PVC tearing up the decks alongside the hot new Murky Records. Wednesdays at the Bongo have just got a whole lot better.
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Not long to go now 'til we're back in action! Messenger hosts our re-opening party on Sat 3rd Sept w/Sister Rasheda: thebongoclub.co.uk/event/messenge…