Rabz’s high energy sets celebrate London’s rich bass music heritage and the queer roots of club culture, blending together Grime, UK Funky, Gqom & Hard Drum with Baile Funk, Ballroom & Vogue Femme samples. Her music collection also includes Spiritual Jazz, Soul, Hip-Hop, Broken Beat, House and Ambient Global sounds which you can hear on her monthly show on London’s Balamii Radio.
Barby Asante, is a London based artist, curator, and frequent co-host of Rabz´s show on Balamii Radio. DJ-ing from the perspective of a storyteller and archivist, she investigates and celebrates the personal stories which comprise the fascinating history of the influence and evolution of black music in South London.
And don´t miss the performance “Declaration of Independence” by Barby Asante and collaborators at 2pm (Saturday, 18 January 14:00 Free)!