THE BRISTOL MODERNIST AND SIXTIES WEEKENDER
Order Confirmation email is your ticket: Names will also be listed at the door for wristband collection.
FRIDAY 28TH APRIL - 8PM - 1AM
OUR GRAND OPENING SPECTACULAR
Basement 45 – Frogmore street – Bristol - BS1 5NA
This is where we will issuing you your pass for the weekend – Please bring your e-mail confirmation of your ticket transaction.
DJ’s for the night include…
BILL KEALY (FOR DANCERS ONLY)
LEE MILLER (DREAMSVILLE-NEW UNTOUCHABLES)
SIOBHAN NOLAN-FARMER (SUIT YOURSELF)
MARK FOXEN & STEVE BOWDEN (MOD N SOUL)
PETE WELBOURNE (MODCLOTHIN) - PETE COGLEY
SATURDAY 29TH APRIL – 12 – 4pm
The Louisiana – Wapping Road - Bristol – BS1 6UA
Our Saturday daytime event will be held in the legendary Louisiana. It’s perfect for the first huge live act of the weekend who’ll play upstairs whilst DJ’s play killer dance floor cuts on the floor below. The venue will also host the scooter cruise, competition and stalls from Pete Welbourne’s Modclothin and Nicky Green’s Nostalgia clothing. Entertainment will be provided by the brilliant sounds of….
THE LABRATS – ORIGINAL GRAVITY RECORDS – Harking from the centre of the universe Original Gravity records consistently deliver modernist musical masterpieces dedicated to filling dancefloors.
DJ’S playing during the afternoon.
LEE AND DAVE GRIMSHAW (SPINOUT PRODUCTIONS)
JULIAN ROCHFORT AND PAUL TURNER (SUIT YOURSELF)
IAN HURFORD (SUIT YOURSELF)
SATURDAY 29TH APRIL - 7pm – 1am
Toto’s wine bar by the river – 125 Redcliffe Street – Bristol – BS1 6HU.
Our huge Saturday night is going to be a bit special, not only do we have epic DJ’s to keep you dancing but also 2 live acts in one of Bristol’s coolest venues which overlooks the harbourside and the city lights.
NICK CORBIN (BIG AC RECORDS) – LIVE. With an exclusive acoustic set Nick will be kicking off the evening’s festivities from 7pm.
Sandwiched between our two live acts we have our incredible disc spinners who’ll keep you moving and grooving until midnight to the best sounds on the club scene.
ANDY HILL (CHILLS AND FEVER)
NEIL ANDERSON (ORIGINAL GRAVITY RECORDS)
RUSSELL DEAL (COOKIN’ CATFISH CLUB)
ALAN SAUNDERS (SUIT YOURSELF MUSIC)
Then at the stroke of midnight we bring you our second live act of the evening. The absolutely outstanding latin, Jazz funk, bongo sounds of…
THE BONGOLIAN LIVE – We have had the pleasure of hosting these guys as their alta-ego’s Big Boss Man in the past and they’ve rocked the socks off all our events they’ve played at, well this time we’ve upped the anti by inviting the whole Bongolian experience to play their latin flavoured, jazz funk odyssey to finish the night of in a wild frenzy of bongo driven goodness. With the backdrop of the lights of the big city, this will bring the night to a close in a glorious crescendo – Not to be missed
SUNDAY 30TH APRIL – 12 – 5PM
THE SUNDAY GOT SOUL SPECIAL - THE CLOSING PARTY.
THE Louisiana – Wapping Road – Bristol – BS1 6UA
This, our last event for the weekend and our closing party sees us return to The Louisiana for a special soul filled Sunday spectacular as we invite the hugely successful Sunday Got Soul from Brighton to join us for the day. Along with our own resident dj's special guests will be spinning the best in rare soul and club classics to bring our very special weekend to a close. For those that love soul music, this is for you, a fantastic uplifting experience to end one incredible weekend.
DEAN READ (GO GO CHILDREN)
JAMES MANU (SPLASH OF SOUL)
MALCOLM BEEDLE (UPSET THE TOWN/SPLASH OF SOUL)
PETE & PAUL RENDELL (GLASTONBURY SOUL CLUB)
ALAN SAUNDERS (SUNDAY GOT SOUL)
Tickets – Tickets are limited and are £37.50 each for the whole weekend which gain you access to all 4 events.
Tickets are non refundable however names can be transferred by messaging us – Final transferable date April 1st 2023.
The scooter cruise – One again the scooter cruise will be hosted by our good friends The Bristol Mod Scooter club
Our chosen charity – Each year we raise money for charities, in 2022 we raised over £300 for Prostate Cancer UK. We were able to do this through the kindness of others donating amazing prizes for our raffle. In 2023 we will be raising money for the British heart foundation.
Dress codes – Whilst we don’t enforce a strict dress code we do ask that blue jeans and T-shirts are not worn to our evening events.