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A year of revolutionary art, music and talks
Get your festive season started at Rich Mix...
A phenomenal late night music show with arresting visual and sonic treats
Saturday 2 September
Crumb’s iconic Black Angels, alongside new piece NonZeroSum, combining string quartet with a group of disabled musicians using new technology.
Tuesday 5 September
Byron Wallen plays a tribute to Langston Hughes alongside his award winning, innovative band Indigo and guests Addictive TV
Thursday 7 September
Rising star Rincon Sapiência brings his spectacular blend of Brazilian, African and Electronic beats to rock London.
Friday 8 September
A cutting-edge music and dance production exploring the complexities of identity of a young British-Sri Lankan woman.
Saturday 9 September
Poetry, hip hop with string trio, exciting visuals and intoxicating music
The Brass Funkeys launch their second album – Rabble Rouser. Support from Fofoulah and DJ set from The Chicken Brothers
Friday 15 September
One of Taiwan’s biggest punk bands
Saturday 16 September
Reinventing traditional cumbia music like no one else! Columbian experimentalists Meridian Brothers supporting their new album on Soundway Records.
Tuesday 19 September
Award-winning saxophonist, MC and composer Soweto Kinch brings his unique, uncompromising, world-famous jazz/hip-hop fusion to Rich Mix London
Thursday 21 September
Virtuoso violinist Omar Puente and his band play from his new album, Best Foot Forward
Friday 22 September
An exciting double bill where the euphoric sounds of Jordan’s El Morabba3 meet with the enthralling pulse of Egypt’s Islam Chipsy.
Saturday 23 September
A unique collaboration between puppet theatre company Box Tale Soup and refugee music collective Stone Flowers.
Sunday 24 September
Experience the magnificence of Bangla music and its different genres through world-class performances.
A new project from former Cinematic Orchestra members and Rioghnach Connolly (Honeyfeet, Afro Celt Sound system).
Tuesday 26 September
An evening of conversation celebrating the life, work and exceptional influence of Russian theatre director, actor and producer Vsevolod Meyerhold.
Wednesday 27 September
A night of outstanding music, flamenco dance breaking down long-standing cultural and historical barriers
Thursday 28 September
Hi-life music from West Africa at it's very best from the 'golden voice of Africa'.
Friday 29 September
'African funk and highlife rife with propulsive horn hooks' - Pitchfork
Thursday 5 October
Stunning Geomungo player Woojae Park collaborates with sarod player Soumik Datta and drummer Shogo Yoshi.
Monday 9 October
Gogo Penguin & Matthew Halsall collaborator goes solo, bringing his astounding live show to Rich Mix
Thursday 12 October
An exciting, theatrical performance from rock band and pansori singer
Sunday 15 October
An uplifting journey through music from one of Africa’s greatest.
Thursday 19 October
A ‘60s inspired rock n’ roll dance party direct from Indonesia with Indische Party, The Flower Girls and DJ David Tarigan.
Friday 20 October
An evening of conversation reflecting on the impact of the Russian Revolution: one hundred years ago and now.
Wednesday 25 October
Critically acclaimed Indian-folk-jazz fusion from James Yorkston, John Thorne and Suhail Yusuf Khan
Friday 3 November
Fusing the traditional sounds of the Mandinka people with contemporary electronica.
Monday 6 November
Wovoka Gentle are Imogen Mason, Ellie Mason and William J. Stokes, creating dreamy, contemporary folk.
Tuesday 7 November
Killer triple bill from the increasingly active London-based record label.
Friday 10 November
World jazz hits the Rich Mix stage big time – three great bands, all with new recordings emerging this year.
Saturday 11 November
Three bands who, in true Match&Fuse style, threaten to blow the Rich Mix roof with a joint blast of sheer energy.
Sunday 12 November
A welcome return to London for this year’s Innovation winner at the Jazz FM Awards.
Tuesday 14 November
A live broadcast of BBC Radio 3’s Late Junction, with a second short set from Transcendence, special Festival guests and a typically stimulating mix of sounds.
MOBO Award-winning singer Zara McFarlane launches her third album, released on Gilles Peterson’s Brownswood Records
Wednesday 15 November
A killer double-bill from the Good Music Company - presenting progressive and fresh talent that spins out from jazz into a space with a genre and style of its own.
Thursday 16 November
A big band refreshing the very idea of a big band - one of the most original and vibrant ensembles of its type.
Friday 17 November
Come on a jazz and funk fuelled family adventure into space!
Saturday 18 November
Second of two nights from the Good Music Company - presenting progressive and fresh talent that spins out from jazz into a space with a genre and style of its own.
Headlong collision of free jazz, extreme noise and rock power – Scandic power/improv trio The Thing take no prisoners.
Sunday 19 November
Classical, yet forward-thinking; expressive and emotional, yet with one foot on the dancefloor.
Tuesday 21 November
An evening of conversation and live music exploring how Russian politics and the arts have changed over the last five years.
Wednesday 22 November
The first London show in more than seven years for the Argentine singer songwriter and his big band.
Thursday 23 November
Hejira explore themes of ritual and identity through a mesh of expansive soundscapes, hissy beats and soulful vocal lines
Friday 24 November
East European and Balkan Gypsy vibes, trans-Danube swing, tango or pogo: Shantel is your man.
Thursday 30 November
LO’JO, pioneers of French and world fusion, continue their extraordinary journey in their most recent album
Wednesday 6 December
Hip hop producer Onra performs a live set, with support act Warren XLCNCE providing a DJ set.
Friday 2 March
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