The Turnaround Presents Grooveman Spot (JPN)
After a few rounds of negotiations The Turnaround comes at you this month with two of Japan's most valuable players.
On a break from recording his second album, Grooveman Spot hits Aotearoa on a rare international sojourn representing influential Tokyo record store/label/movement Jazzy Sport. Renowned as a solo producer and in Japan as beatmaker for homegrown hip-hop duo Enbull, Grooveman Spot is set to rock Auckland with his eclectic Far Eastern blend of hip-hop, soul, disco and house.
Joining him on tour will be Kenji Sakajiri from Osaka-based label Wonderful Noise, the Japanese home of New Zealand artists Electric Wire Hustle
& Julien Dyne.
Also performing live on the back of releasing there debut album will be Wellington's Electric Wire Hustle, plus your hosts for the evening Manuel Bundy, Submariner & Cian.
Come get down with the Jazzy Sport sound for a night of Wonderful Noise from Japan.
GROOVEMAN SPOT AKA DJ KOU-G (JAZZY SPORT) KENJI SAKAJIRI (WONDERFUL NOISE) ELECTRIC WIRE HUSTLE (LIVE)
FRIDAY 25TH SEPT, 10PM
BACCO ROOM, 53 NELSON ST PRESALES $25+BF FROM CONCH RECORDS, 115A PONSONBY RD $30 LIMITED DOORSALES FROM 10PM
Check below for two mixes for a taste of what to expect: