This extraordinary event was to raise funds to enable JustPlay to visit Ghana and work with street children to confront the menaces of child marriage, pregnancy and trafficking. (See Ghana)
These splendiferous acts kindly donated their incredible & multifarious talents:
Marcus & the Microdots – Psychedelic Reggae from Marcus Upbeat, formerly of: No.1 Station/Upsetters/Lee Perry/Rico/Laurel Aikten/Symarip/Prince Buster/Cosmics/Agitators/King Rizla.
AJ James – Escapologist, acrobat and entertainer extraordinaire! He has performed around the world, tumbling, escaping and making people laugh along the way.
Linda & Her Belly – See more about Linda here: http://migrationmuseum.org/100imagesgallery/dancer/
Patrizia Paolini – An Italian performance artist, theatre maker and comedian who has worked extensively on the London circuit as a solo artist for the last fifteen years. She makes work that embraces entertainment to release the misery and pain that life can be.
FireBoat Blues Band – Electric blues from old punks!
Dylan the Fox – music of an audible persuasion.
DJ Myia – 60s Soul, RnB & Ska.
The Big Pink Squeeze – Mash up madness. Funk, d’n’b, blues, dub, old skool, swamp rock… any type of fusion. If it kicks butt we’ll play it.
Dave Chameleon – Master of proceedings, providing the atmosphere & ambience with a few tricks up his sleeve.
As if that wasn’t enough, these treats were also happening:
Toshi’s Happy Origami Wonderland – A free workshop in the Japanese art of paper-folding, as recommended in Time Out.
Competitive Cake – Please create & donate a cake before 9pm for the chance to win an all-body massage from Jane Hunter, no less!
Big Bang Challenge! – surprise yourself.
Fun’Raiser happened on: Saturday 8th October 8pm – 2am
@ Reel Rebels Radio: 7a Bouverie Mews, London, N16 0AE