Tune in every Thursday night between 8-10pm for the SohoJams Show. Gideön we be dropping gems from the giant vinyl vault that has become his life. Expect Deep Gospel, Northern Soul, Funk & Boogie with some tasty vintage Deep House, Latin & Reggae thrown in for good measure. Each show will feature a special guest from the HomoSoulFunk underground…..hold tight London!
Gideön is a vinyl archivist & DJ specializing in Northern Soul, Vintage Gospel, Reggae, Soul & Funk, Deep House, Acid House, Rare Groove and Disco.
Since his first set of decks 22 years ago Gideön has devoted his life to collecting black music vinyl from the US, Jamaica, Africa and the UK. Recently his vinyl habit has forced him into a life of hopeless poverty and destitution.
Check out www.mixcloud.com/GideonBlock9 the complete Gideön archives.
Check out www.thedownlowradio.com for more mixes of exceptional quality from Gideön and others.
Gideön is co-creator of hybrid music & art installations currently part of the Block9 Arts portfolio. These include The NYC Downlow, The London Underground, Genosys and Maceo’s. As well as co-designing and producing these venues, Gideön curates their musical programmes. Check out www.block9.com