Friday 26May

LIONOIL: SOICHI TERADA, JG WILKES (OPTIMO) & DAVID BARBAROSSA

23:00 - 03:00
Far East meets Near West for Lionoil’s first adventure at The Bongo, with 80s Japanese house royalty Soichi Terada’s Edinburgh debut, who plays live alongside Optimo’s J.G. Wilkes and lord of the disco diggers D. Barbarossa.  lionoilindustries.co.uk/soichi
£8 (adv ) / £10 (door)
Saturday 27May

BIG N BASHY

23:00-03:00

HAGGI > Local prodcuer with features and plays from some big hitters in the scene (Spooky, Jack Dat, Nico Lindsay + more). Lineup:  Haggi (LVLZ RADIO), Skillis (Headset), Deburgh,
Brother Most Righteous: Reggae / Garage / Grime / Dubstep.

£3 before 12 / £5
Monday 29May

COASTS (LIVE)

19:00-22:00

Having marked their return with infectious new single ‘Heart Starts Beating’, COASTS will embark on a six-date UK tour this summer. Cementing themselves as one of the most exciting acts on the scene and picking up support from the likes of BBC Radio 1, The Guardian and DIY Magazine, COASTS will bring their internationally acclaimed set to a handful of the intimate venues where the band first cut their teeth, culminating in a massive night at London’s Kentish Town Forum on 5th June.

£12 + BF / MOTD
Tuesday 30May

WORKSHOP: BIG DRUMS

19.15-21.45

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Weekly Big Drums sessions throughout May and June at the Bongo Club. Exploring the basics of hand-to-hand drumming, running rhythms, middle-eastern/North African rhythms, trance rhythms, odd time signatures, hand independence and general rhythmic principles. We’ll be playing a number of large custom built drums, in unison, with sticks, with several people playing each drum. Everything required will be provided (aside from ear protection – not essential but recommended).

£10/weekly 2 hour session, £70 upfront for all 9 weeks
Wednesday 31May

WORKSHOP: BIG DRUMS

14.45-17.15

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Weekly Big Drums sessions throughout May and June at the Bongo Club.  Exploring the basics of hand-to-hand drumming, running rhythms, middle-eastern/North African rhythms, trance rhythms, odd time signatures, hand independence and general rhythmic principles. We’ll be playing a number of large custom built drums, in unison, with sticks, with several people playing each drum. Everything required will be provided (aside from ear protection – not essential but recommended).

£8/weekly 2 hour session, £60 upfront for all 9 weeks
Wednesday 31May

WORKSHOP: BIG DRUMS

19.15-21.45

BigDrums_pic

Weekly Big Drums sessions throughout May and June at the Bongo Club. Exploring the basics of hand-to-hand drumming, running rhythms, middle-eastern/North African rhythms, trance rhythms, odd time signatures, hand independence and general rhythmic principles. We’ll be playing a number of large custom built drums, in unison, with sticks, with several people playing each drum. Everything required will be provided (aside from ear protection – not essential but recommended).

£10/weekly 2 hour session, £70 upfront for all 9 weeks
Friday 02June

HEADSET: FACTA & K-LONE (WISDOM TEETH)

23:00-03:00

Room 1: Garage / Techno / House with Facta & K-Lone (Tempa / Wisdown Teeth) plus Skillis (Headset / Big n Bashy)

Room 2: Old School Hip Hop, Funk and Reggae with Brother Most Righteous (Big n Bashy), Johnny Cashback (Four Corners) and DJ Sonny (Burgh Records) 

£3 b4 12 / £6

News

Japanese house genius Soichi Terada makes his Edinburgh debut at the Bongo for Lionoil, Fri 26th May ’17

Japanese house genius Soichi Terada makes his Edinburgh debut at the Bongo for Lionoil, Fri 26th May ’17
We’re immensely excited here at the Bongo to be welcoming a DJ from the Far East to our stage. This doesn’t happen very often (we can’t actually remember when it last happened) and we’re especially pleased....

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