Channel One Sound System

Date:Sat 15 Oct 2022
Time:8pm - 2am
Venue:J2 (standing show)
Price:£21 adv | 18+

Grateful to welcome Channel One with their Sound System to J2 for an upfull 6 hour roots & culture session.

For the first time in Cambridge with their sound system, this one is going to be a special occasion with Mikey Dread at the controls & Ras Kayleb on the mic alongside various artists passing through.

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For those that need an introduction, Channel One are in their 42nd year with Mikey and his brother Trevor running the sound and playing it throughout the world, bringing roots and culture and the teachings of Rastafari to the masses.

There sessions are known to uplift, edify, educate, break down barriers, cause reality shocks and spiritual insights.

There Sound System has a clarity, depth, weight and vibration that is felt nowhere else, playing a conscious mix of roots music old to new full of dubplates and upfull steppas.

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Roots & Culture stall will be there.

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"It's a spiritual thing when I hail Rastafari.
It's a spiritual thing when I praise Rastafari, when a roots & culture session is in swing.
This is not no joke thing, this is InI livity.
It's a political thing, about Africa I sing, defending I roots & culture.
It's a serious thing, it's a warrior thing, everyday InI fighting the system.
This is not no drugs thing, this music has a message.
A warrior chant, hailing up Selassie I.
It's a spiritual thing,,,"
Wellette Seyon - Spiritual Thing

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Doors price t.b.c.

Strictly 18+

Box office and bar open 1 hour before event start time.

All prices shown include booking fees.

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J2 has flat floor access.

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