Tuesday, 23 April 2013

UPCOMING EVENT: On Point, Plan B, 3 May


On Point launches every Friday at Plan B, Brixton from Friday 3rd May! HUGE Dj sets from Kayper, MK, Martelo, Dixon Brothers, Yasmin and AtWar, all in the first month! Please can you consider for features? We're happy to arrange press passes & tickets for competition winners. 

On Point

Hip Hop | House | Bass | R&B
At Plan B, Brixton | Every Friday from 3rd May

Kayper | MK | Martelo | Yasmin | AtWar | Dixon Brothers
Nikki Beatnik | Emily Rawson | Jimmy Napes

£5 Queue Jump Tickets ONPOINTLDN.COM



On Point is A new Friday night shake down to kick start your weekend south London-style. Expect the hottest guest DJs spinning hip hop, house, bass and R&B and everything in between, plus live performances by the names on everyone’s lips. Party vibes and an on point music policy come as standard. The rest is up to you.

DJs

DJ Kayper has played at the Cannes Film Festival, Coachella, Sundance Festival and SXSW, and DJ'd for Pete Rock, Pharaohe Monch, Ghostface Killah (Wu-Tang Clan), Guru (Gangstarr) and Common. She had her own show on the BBC Asian Network for more than five years, interviewing the likes of Drake, Nas, Will.i.Am, Nelly Furtado and Nicki Minaj in the process. It’s clear why Jazzy Jeff called her, “The best female DJ I have seen in my life” ― her sets are legendary! djkayper.co.uk

DJ MK co-presents a weekly hip hop show on Kiss with Shortee Blitz, and is the official tour DJ for Roots Manuva and Dizzee Rascal. djmksworld.blogspot.com

Yasmin is a DJ, singer & model who has toured with N.E.R.D  & had 3 top 40 singles. She is one of the few singers who is actually an incredible dj, but not only that, she’s beautiful, nice, and her style is On Point! Check her here www.soundcloud.com/itsyasmin 

Martelo has opened twice for Jay-Z, taken part in the ‘End of the World’ tour with Toddla T and Oneman, and is Santigold’s international tour DJ, on Diplo’s recommendation. He’s played festivals all over the planet, from Coachella to Glasto, mashing up hip hop, R&B, garage, grime, dubstep, house and bass mixcloud.com/martelo

With three consecutive DMC titles under his belt, plus tour DJ duties for Willy Moon and RoxXxan, DJ Cable is one busy DJ! His mixtapes have gained global recognition, earning him spots producing guest mixes for stations such as BBC 1Xtra, Kiss FM, BBC Asian Network and Rinse FM. djcable.com

DJ@War has a wealth of experience on the global DJ circuit, having entertained some of the world’s biggest celebrities, such as Rihanna and Jay-Z (2010 Brits after party), not to mention his corporate resumé, which includes parties for Smirnoff in Kenya, Moët & Chandon  in Switzerland, and Adidas in the UK. Most recently he released seven tracks on the Ministry of Sound album ‘Jaguar Skills & His Amazing Friends’, which peaked at number two in the UK iTunes Dance Chart. A US DMC DJ finalist, he’s just come off a 12-date UK tour with Jaguar Skills (BBC Radio 1), with an EP collaboration between the two following soon. djatwar.com

DJ Nikki Beatnik is a DJ and producer, who has played for everyone from Jay-Z to Vogue. Tour DJ for both Kelis and Nicola Roberts, she won Best DJ at the Urban Music Awards. As one half of electronic duo BEATNIK, she’s currently producing records for artists in the UK and USA that fuse her bass-driven influences. Described by Time Out as, “Easily the best female DJ”. djnikkibeatnik.com

Dixon Brothers have an open format turntable style guaranteed to rock any crowd whether industry or in-da-streets!! With a popular weekly show on London's Kiss FM these brothers are locking down the airwaves as well as dance floors worldwide with a selection of hiphop, dubstep, bashment and assorted hotness. dixonbrothers.com

DJ Emily Rawson is one of the UK’s most in demand Djs and promoters. She has recently dj’d and curated stages at festivals including BBC Radio 1’s Hackney Weekend, The Camden Crawl and Lovebox. She has done guest mixes for BBC Radio 1Xtra, been featured in Time Out as ‘Meet The Resident’ and played in New York alongside legend Rich Medina as well curating and dj-ing an event at The Box NYC with Underground shoes. She was recently invited onto a the BBC World Service to speak about Women in Hiphop and in March 2013 Dj’d at a private show for hiphop legend Eve at Shoreditch House.  www.mixcloud.com/djemilyrawson

Jimmy Napes has worked with everyone from Sticky to Eliza Doolittle and most recently wrote Disclosure smash singles 'Latch' featuring Sam Smith and ‘White Noise’ featuring Aluna George. As a DJ he has brought his garage-influenced sound to parties around the world, including Pacha in Ibiza and Lovebox Festival.

Times: 9pm-4am
Address: 418 Brixton Road, London, SW9
Transport: Brixton Tube 1 min walk / Stockwell Tube 8 min walk
Guestlists:  £5 before 10pm / £7 via guestlist@OnPointLDN.com / queue jump tickets £5 via onpontldn.com / more on the door
Tables available for groups of 10+
Twitter: @OnPointLDN
Facebook: OnPointLDN