Pete Paphides – Windrush Special

In this edition, Pete shines a light on the vast musical contribution made to this country by the Windrush generation and their offspring and their offspring’s offspring.

Justin Robertson

LISTEN: The lastest trip through the Temple of Wonders with Justin Robertson.

Label Lodge 2018

Jäger Soho, the collaborative music space created by Jägermeister and Soho Radio, has announced the return of the Association of Independent Music (AIM) residency, The Label Lodge. Following its successful debut last year, The Label Lodge will run for three months, and feature weekly pop-up residencies from some of the UK’s finest independent labels including; 4AD, Sunday Best, Holy Roar, Wichita, Partisan and Wah Wah 45s.

Each label will curate the Jäger Soho space for one week, celebrating and promoting their artists and forthcoming releases. The residencies will incorporate: live performances and signings with featured independent artists, radio show takeovers on Soho Radio, workshops, and a pop-up shop retailing branded merchandise, records and more.

23rd – 29th April: 1965 Records
30th April – 6th May: Distiller
7th – 13th May: Holy Roar
14th – 20th May: Acid Jazz
21st – 27th May: Wah Wah 45s
4th – 10th June: Women In CTRL
11th – 17th June: Wichita
18th – 24th June: 4AD
25th – 1st July: Communion
2nd – 8st July: Sunday Best
9th – 15th July: Partisan

Marine on The Vinyl Factory Show

Ethereal four-piece Marine joined Anton Spice for this months edition of The Vinyl Factory Show.

Listen back below:

Secret Bid – Vinyl Marathon

On 22nd / 23rd November 2017, we completed our 24 Hour Live Vinyl Marathon. Now we are auctioning the collection of exclusive vinyl records in aid of charity.

The one of a kind vinyl were created at Soho Radio in November 2017, as part of a special 24-hour marathon, where 24 tracks were recorded and cut direct to vinyl on the bespoke lathe at Soho Radio. Artists who participated in the Vinyl Marathon event included; UNKLE, Frank Turner, Andrew Hung, Dizraeli, Paradise, Raf Rundell and Kitty, Daisy & Lewis, who all performed live at Jager Soho.

Following the marathon, each vinyl sleeve was customised with unique artwork by Soho Radio’s artist in residence, illustrator Ben Connors. The one-off vinyl records will be on display and available to purchase via a secret auction at Jager Soho until Record Store Day.

You can now own the freshly cut, one of a kind vinyl from each session from the marathon. Each artist performed two tracks, which are on either side of their vinyl. All the proceeds will be going to the chosen charities of the artists involved. The vinyl available includes:

Andrew Hung (Crisis)
Dennis Bovell (Sickle Cell Society)
Dizraeli (Mind)
Dj Yoda, Nubya Garcia and Theon Cross (Reverse Rett)
Elijah Minelli / Shumba Youth (Spires)
Human (Calm)
Kitty, Daisy and Lewis (Grenfell Voices)
Paradise (Women’s Aid and Shelter)
Raf Rundell (City Kids)
UNKLE (Calm)

To bid, simply email secretbid@sohoradiolondon.com, with your chosen artist and bidding amount. The highest bid wins.

View the Soho Radio Vinyl Marathon video HERE & catch the ‘best of’ show HERE.

Morning Glory / Hong Kong

21st – 23rd March: Morning Glory headed off to Hong Kong with Soho Radio, to live broadcast three radio shows.

Catch up with the shows below:

Dirty Electronics

Dirty Electronics at Jager Soho – 22C Great Windmill Street – in association with Jägermeister.

A week of DIY synth workshops, talks, performances and radio shows.

www.dirtyelectronics.org

MON, MARCH 19
Ewa Justka Sequencing Machine Workshop
Eventbrite Tickets HERE

TUES, MARCH 20
11:00 – 17:00: Graphics & Scores relating to Music for DIY Electronics
17:00: Exhibition opening FREE Event
In discussion 17:30 with Adrian Shaughnessy and Duncan Chapman

WEDS, MARCH 21
Dirty Electronics Violation workshop
Eventbrite Tickets HERE
19:30: FREE Event
Dirty Electronics micro performance + Poisk (Simon Langdon) and Harry Smith (all performances through a bespoke cardboard box loudspeaker system)

THURS, MARCH 22
13:00 Open Hack and Maker Day
Bring your own odds and sods, circuits and DIY synths. Collective making. All tools provided. FREE EVENT
19:30: FREE Event
Music for DIY Electronics micro performance
Steph Horak (aka SheIsRevolting) Tom Richards (of the Mini Oramics) and Tom Richards vs. John Richards!

FRI, MARCH 23
57mm Wavetable Synth Workshop
Max Wainwright and John Richards
Eventbrite Tickets HERE
19:30: FREE Event
57mm In House Press – performance and live printing/publication

Soho Radio in Hong Kong

Wednesday 21st, Thursday 22nd and Friday 23rd March, Morning Glory with James Endeacott will be broadcasting live from Hong Kong, 10am – 12pm GMT.

Catch James with his usual eclectic mix of jazz, reggae, indie, alternative, pop, + more, direct from Hong Kong.

Listen live HERE.

The Other Art Fair 2018

From the 22nd – 25th March, Soho Radio will be at The Other Art Fair, with our artist in residence Ben Connors.

‘The Other Art Fair is a leading artist fair presented by Saatchi Art, showcasing the work of the very best in emerging art to art lovers from all experiences.

The fair returns to Central London’s historic Victoria House, presenting 130 talented emerging artists alongside a unique and immersive features programme.’

Soho Radio will be soundtracking the event, and broadcasting live on the 24th and 25th March. Our artist in residence Ben Connors will be displaying his work, and together we shall showcase the work we curated from our 24 Hour Vinyl Marathon, from November 2017.

We were joined by:

Paradise
DJ Yoda + Nubya Garcia & Theon Cross
Frank Turner
Unkle
Kitty, Daisy & Lewis
Dennis Bovell
Raf Rundell
Elijah Minelli & Shumba Youth
Human
Andrew Hung
Dizraeli

The acetate cut will be available to buy as part of a secret bid at The Other Art Fair, with all the proceeds going to the chosen charities of the artists.

Listen live via www.sohoradiolondon.com

THURSDAY 22nd March
5 – 7pm: Dom Williams (Acid Jazz)
7 – 9:30pm: Jay Carder

FRIDAY 23rd March
6 – 9pm: Pete Fowler & Ian Sargeant

SATURDAY 24th March
11 – 1pm: Andy Lewis
1 – 4pm: Toomi Co
4 – 7pm: Jay Carder

SUNDAY 25th March
11 – 1pm: Hangover Cure
1 – 3:30pm: Sunday Trading with Bart Mcdonagh
3:30 – 6pm: Eli & Ewan

Ben Connors will be continuing the residency at #JagerSoho from 26th – 28th March, where the vinyl will still be available to bid on – 22C Great Windmill Street.

Soho Radio Vinyl Marathon

On 22nd / 23rd November 2017, we completed our 24 Hour Live Vinyl Marathon.

This last year has seen us cut live sessions direct to vinyl at #JagerSoho at Soho Radio, with the likes of Seun Kuti & Egypt 80, Nadine Shah, Little Barrie + many more. We wanted to showcase the work of art that is cutting straight to acetate, so to round up the year we invited a host of artists down to take part in back to back vinyl sessions – each artist / band performing two tracks as we cut them direct to vinyl, live on the radio for 24 hours straight.

24 hours of radio shows & live sessions cut direct to acetate at #JagerSoho.

We were joined by:

Paradise
DJ Yoda + Nubya Garcia & Theon Cross
Frank Turner
Unkle
Kitty, Daisy & Lewis
Dennis Bovell
Raf Rundell
Elijah Minelli & Shumba Youth
Human
Andrew Hung
Dizraeli

Listen back to the Best Of show HERE.