Grow, Hackney celebrates nine years of being an ethical and sustainable arts space on July 14 & 15 with 2 days of some of their favourite artists and collaborators taking over the venue. This event is made with support from our house lager providers, Korev by St Austell Brewery
Part 1 features Heliocentric’s lead singer, B’licious & electronic music producer El Prevost, as they team up for a live dance music set, the inimitable experimental psychoactive jam band, Fear of Fluffing and Butoh dancer Mai Nguyen Tri play a set of live, loose and improvised music + Petra’s Dream DJs close us out with the finest in dubwise sounds, heavenly disco and worldly jams.
SATURDAY 15 JULY 2023 – PART 2
Part 2 features our resident conguero Williams Cumberbache and his Latin Orchestra project. Williams is a drummer that has recorded for the likes of The Clash, Goldie and Bjork during his 20+ years living in London. He will play a special set of written music that has not been performed in years, with an 8 piece brand featuring a full brass section.
We’re also excited to announce the ‘Queen of Grow’, a bonafide club legend with more than 3 decades of experience behind the decks, a master of navigating through all things Jazz, Latin, Funk, Disco, Gospel, Broken Beat, House & more, aka Marcia Carr, will provide the closing 2 hours for us!
Ahead of his upcoming headline show at Earth Hackney, live looper Michael Sebastian will play an improvised set on our pontoon during the afternoon.