Offline at the Brixton Prince Albert, 19th December 2008
A packed Christmas party with Danny Fontaine and the Horns of Fury and Anchorsong playing live plus a stellar cast of DJs, including Sarahluv, Nipsla, Editor and Maggot.
The fantastic electronics whizz kid Anchorsong onstage (Yes! We now have a proper tall stage at the Albert and it looks great!)
Admire the lavish Christmas Santa hat on the desk, while Offline favourites Danny Fontaine and the Horns of Fury take to the stage.
Outside garden area.
It's a real pain packing away all the cables at the end of the night, but with this cute kitten chasing after every lead, it almost becomes fun!
Fri 19th Dec ALBERT CHRISTMAS PARTY! Prince Albert, 418 Coldharbour Lane, Brixton SW9 8LF.
Tel: 020 7274 3771
8.30pm - 2am. FREE ADMISSION plus CHEAP BAR!
Transport: 2 mins from Brixton tube/BR/buses. Map and venue info
We've put together an irresistibility fantastic festive bill with the wild anarchic skiffle-ska-punk craziness of DANNY FONTAINE & THE HORNS OF FURY plus the massively danceable experimental electronica of Japanese sampler sensation ANCHORSONG. As ever there'll be a full gang of DJs on board, including Niplsa. Editor, Bobby Bahuaus, Sim Kard Suzi and special guests LANG&LOPEZ from our favourite all-girl go-go dance troupe, THE ACTIONETTES.
A hugely innovative solo project of Masaaki Yoshida from Tokyo, tracks are assembled live on stage using an Akai sampler and KORG Triton. Yoshida's work has already proved an internet sensation, with his YouTube videos attracting over 100,000 views and being described by musicthing.com as the "greatest Beat Making videos ever!". It's unmissable stuff! Ten Greatest Beat Making Videos Ever YouTube video More videos
DANNY FONTAINE & THE HORNS OF FURY
Crazy bastardised skiffle-ska-punk sounds from this larger than life seven piece, brass-driven band described as, "a madcap mix of Circus Ska, Russian Freakshow, Death Ballad, Evil Spandex and Cowboy Vent.". Don't miss them!
Photography slideshow, horror movies and more.
PLUS A BULGING BAG OF OF TOP DJS!
We'll also have a full crew of hard-drinking Offline regulars Editor (urban75) and Nipsla, plus special guest DJs LANG&LOPEZ from our favourite all girl go-go dancing troupe, THE ACTIONETTES laying down a selection of ska, punk, reggae, roots, rock'n'roll, new wave, punk, big band, garage rock and more, rocking on till the early hours.