Itchy Feet Enters Motor City | Tue 7 Feb | The Jamhouse | £8
If you’re growing tired of monotonous modern day music, let Itchy Feet pull you back to another era, as they promise to provide an exciting alternative to the everyday club scene. If your feet are just itching to get your groove on, throw on some sequins and head on down to the Jamhouse where The Itchy Feet DJs will be serving delicious Funk with a sweet side of Soul as well as Reggae, Ska, Rhythm and Blues. This is the perfect place to escape into the past and enjoy a night immersed in the vibrant culture of 1960s Detroit.
After Dark Presents P Money | Sat 11 Feb | The Rainbow Venues | £12.50
P Money’s long awaited new album is a bold return, featuring full-force raps with an experimental electronic influence. Grime fans won’t want to miss his undoubtedly energetic performance at the Rainbow Venues. After Dark flesh out the line-up with some seasoned drum and bass selectors, like Tom Shortez, and Shorty from the infamous grime collective Boy Better Know, making this a night of pounding speakers, powerful wordplay and pumping fists.
Leftfoot and MoodFix Presents Dan Shake | Sat 11 Feb | The Hare and Hounds | £12
Dan Shake is perhaps best known for being the first non-Detroit based artist to be signed to Moodyman’s prestigious record label, and since then he’s made his distinctive mark on dancefloors across the globe. This Saturday, he comes to the intimate Hare and Hounds venue to expertly work the crowd, nourishing party-goers with his tantalising techno and disco fuelled rhythms. Leftfoot have produced some impressive line-ups of late and seem dedicated to bringing many more talented selectors to Birmingham, starting 2017 as they mean to go on.
Published on: Mon 9 Jan 2017