Hudson Mohawke, The Blessings and American Men lined up to play Cab Vol
- Jonny Ensall
- 12 August 2010
LuckyMe’s festival party, in association with The List
Blessings Lucky Me Festival Party mixtape
LuckyMe are at it again. The taste-making record label and artists collective have lined up an exceptional bill for their third annual festival party, launched in association with The List. Warp Records’ electronic wunderkind Hudson Mohawke is topping a night’s entertainment, which also features The Blessings, Jackmaster and American Men. It all makes for an excellently sweaty night in prospect at Edinburgh’s Cabaret Voltaire.
You can listen to, and download, The Blessings’ latest DJ mix above.
The line-up in full
Room 1: Hudson Mohawke – Warp Records signing and poster boy of electronic hip hop and pop production
The Blessings – Duo signed to Dutch tastemakers Kindred Spirits. Their sparkling debut ‘Galaxy High’ out on August 16th has been touted by The Guardian, Nylon & Dazed and Confused.
Jackmaster – Head honcho of The Numbers label at just 24 years old, he is regarded one the countries leading trendsetting DJs with his blend of techno, hip hop, garage and dubstep.
American Men – ‘Lazer Rock’ live 4 piece band. A blend of driving, uplifting synthetic melody and complex drumming their debut on LuckyMe has been hyped by everyone from Fader to NME.
Éclair Fifi – After playing to 8000 at Sonar this young producer and DJ effortlessly handles her own against the other LuckyMe nerds.
All Hosted By Olivier Daysoul – The most physically imposing and charismatic front man you will ever see. A Maryland native MC and Neo Soul singer who has toured the world alongside Hudson Mohawke.
Visuals throughout venue by Dom Sum & Tom Konx Om Pax
Room 2: Dema, Tom Lea (Local Action/FACT Mag) Bamboo Palace & Respite – More LuckyMe DJs represent all that is good in the backroom with special sets taking us on a journey from 80s Boogie to cutting edge Garage and House.
Room 3 (SpeakEasy): Joey Keys, Dougal Marwick from 7VWWVW & Konx Om Pax – An alternative upstairs of Italo Disco through Metal, Krautrock and Acid House.
For more info see the LuckyMe site:www.thisisluckyme.com
Or the Facebook event page: http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=105289059524902