Take the best of Hip Hop sounds and blend it with some of best London based illustrators and artists and you get Le Scratch. The monthly event is perfect for those of you who are creative or just enjoy good music. On the night you can get your hands on some original artwork, posters and even shoe customisations.
September’s Le Scratch is paying homage to the most iconic ladies of RnB and Hip Hop – Aaliyah and Missy Elliot. On the night you will hear their stupendous back catalogue and be taken back to the 90’s in style. You can e-mail Le Scratch your favourite Missy and Aaliyah tracks to get yourself free entry before 10.30.
DJ on the night will be the amazing DJ CWD. This super DJ holds all of the hottest Hip Hop nights in London so be prepared for a night of Garage, Hip Hop and Rap for you to dance the night away to. Read more about DJ CWD here.
On the night you will also be treated to some spectacular live events. Camouflage Children will be in the building to perform their unique style of Spoken Word blended with Hip Hop and Dubstep. Camouflage Children is a combination of battle rapper Press1 and MC Lenz Wan. The duo will also be celebrating the launch of their new mix CD, Bangalore Vol.1.
You will also see American English Rickstar bring his unique voice to the stage. If you haven’t seen this dude before, he is influenced by Marvin Gaye and Diana Ross, so expect big things. Find out more about Rickstar before the big night here.
St Martins will be in the building on the night to showcase the best of their artistic talents. Repping St Martins will be Athena Anastasiou, Emily Campbell-Burdett and Estabrak Al-Ansari, Ricky Diaghe, Marie Rodrigues and Kingsley Nebechi. The guys will be performing live paintings, video installations and illustrations on the night.
Joel Culpepper will also be in the place bringing you the best of soul infused Hip Hop. Joel has been regarded by music critics as a perfect blend of Andre 3000 and Kanye West. Read more here.
There will be much more on the night, such as Le Scratch DJ’s, DJ Malenya from the WANG crew and so much more.
Entry: Get on the guest lists or enter with a flyer for £5 – email Le Scratch for more. You can get an advanced ticket from lescratch.com for £4. Otherwise entry is £7 on the door. Tables can be reserved for free for larger groups.
Address: Concrete (below Pizza East), Lower Ground Floor, 56 Shoreditch High Street London, E1 6JJ
Tube: Liverpool Street / Old Street