Main Stage, Village Green and Arts & Culture Stage times and times – Brixton Buzz
Today is the last day of the Lambeth Country Show and great artists and performers take to the main stage, Village Green and the Arts & Culture stage.
Here’s our full list for the day:
2 p.m.: The Trojans
Specializing in ska and reggae with a touch of soul, funk, R&B and global roots, The Trojans were formed in late 1986 and still tour Lambeth today following their busy schedule.
3:30 p.m.: Empresses of Roots, Soul & Reggae: Teshay Makeda, Aysha Loren, Dionne Reid and Roots Souljah’s Band
A powerful all-female lineup celebrating the best of roots, soul and reggae.
5 p.m.: Cleveland Watkiss MBE
Multi-award winning singer, actor and songwriter Cleveland Watkiss MBE joins us for the first time to explore Jamaica’s long history of pioneering music, including mento, reggae, ska and more. Featuring classic tracks from legendary artists such as Gregory Isaacs, Dennis Brown and Delroy Wilson, The Great Jamaican Songbook tells poignant stories of time and culture, with deep, infectious rhythm.
6:30 p.m.: Horace Andy & Dub Asante Band feat. Matic horns
Original ‘skylarkin’ reggae legend and sweet vocals of Massive Attack, live from Jamaica, singing his hits and celebrating his new album ‘Midnight Rockers’ (On-U-Sound). A magnificent weekend finale.
12:30 p.m.: real voices
Real Voices celebrates the fact that all voices are unique: some are trained, some are not; some project boldly, others are soft and haunting; some are clear, others are hoarse. With all of these weird and wonderful combinations, the possibilities of what Real Voices can create by singing together are endless. Their choirs are based in Balham, Battersea, Brixton, Clapham, Crystal Palace, Tooting and Vauxhall.
1:30 p.m.: Rolling Stream
Heathbrook Primary School’s in-house band have been working hard creating sounds together all year round and we can’t wait to welcome them to our Village Green stage. Come and show your support for local Lambeth students.
2:15 p.m.: Sweet! Consort CIC recorder
The directory of SWeet! is extremely varied: from Renaissance and Baroque music, with which the recorder is most often associated, through classical music, jazz, minimalist music and folk music from all over the world, to rock , pop, rap, Bollywood and music using electronics and extended acting techniques, there really is something for everyone on every SWeet! concert program.
3 p.m.: Cats of Japan
Cats From Japan remains London’s most thrilling Bowie tribute, delighting packed club shows in the capital with the best of Thin White Duke’s incredible canon. This quartet takes no prisoners and walks away quietly as they go on glorious blow after blow… Lambeth, you are formally invited to sing and dance with them.
4 p.m.: Unity Inspire Collective
Unity Inspire Collective is a group of professional musicians inspired by an Afro-Brazilian percussion genre called Samba-Reggae that combines the rich cultures of Brazil and Jamaica, and their blend of different musical backgrounds.
5 p.m.: Soul Grenades
A true tornado of funk, the band boasts a super tight rhythm section, a wall of horns and a burgeoning collection of original songs. Fusing their many influences, encompassing case-digging rarities to contemporary dancefloor fillers, Soul Grenades deliver unadorned, hard-hitting funk and soul music.
6 p.m.: Otto and Mutapa’s call
Otto & The Mutapa Calling are a colorful London-based marimba band playing energetic, upbeat music from Zimbabwe, South Africa and Botswana, including folksongs, original songs and popular covers from Africa southern. The band’s lineup includes soprano, tenor and baritone marimbas, hosho, drums and vocals, along with traditional and contemporary dances. The sound of the marimba band is full of energy and pulsating rhythms – and the band’s music shares the rich cultures, histories and narratives of the peoples of southern Africa.
7 p.m.: Ceilidh tree
The best way to end the weekend is with Ceilidh Tree who will guide you through a mass participatory ceilidh on the Village Green stage. Ceilidh Tree’s fiddle aces and amazing caller are guaranteed to get you dancing whether you’re a virgin or a veteran.
Arts & Culture Stage
12:45 p.m.: The Rose Arts London (Performing Arts)
1:15 p.m.: Coming of age (MIA) (Over 60 Dance Troupe Performance)
2 p.m.: San Simon Sucre London (Bolivian Samba Performance)
4:45 p.m.: United Kingdom, China, Performing arts (Chinese classical and folk dance performance)
5:30 p.m.: Mr. Wonderful presents The Lambeth Tea Dance