Grand Hotel Comes to XOYO
XOYO continues to get in awesome promotors week after week, next saturday (12th Feb) is no exception. The Plump DJ’s have joined forces with Lock ‘n’ Load events (SW4/Together) to bing you ‘Grand Hotel’ a new night and extension of the Plump’s acclaimed record label, which features a line up hand picked by the guys themselves.
The past twelve months has been another insane year for Lee and Andy. Grand Hotel records launched with massive tracks from the Plumps, Bonsai Kat and Dirty Super Car. Furthermore they have continued to play earth shattering gigs across the four corners of the globe as they stamp their energetic sound on the electronic landscape. Fresh off the back of a huge Australian tour with the likes of Justice, Duck Sauce and Erol Alkan, the Plumps arrive at the far more intimate surroundings of XOYO for the next chapter in their illustrious history.
Alongside the Plumps, Grand Hotel welcomes the brains behind Cheap Thrills Hervé and the raw, riotous rhythms of Mumdance. A man of many pseudonyms including The Count (with Sinden), Voodoo Chilli, Speaker Junk, Action Man, Dead Soul Brothers and Young Lovers, London born electro star Hervé is unquestionably a generation defining producer. 2010 witnessed Hervé lock horns in the studio with none other than Fatboy Slim (on the excellent ‘Machines Can Do The Work’) whilst his label continues to set the pace.
Jack Adams aka Mumdance has been responsible for causing serious waves in the past couple of years though his unique sound that draws influence from grime, UK funky, Brazilian funk, Afro-beat and Latin ghetto music. Championed by tastemakers including Diplo, Annie Mac, Sinden and Switch, Mumdance’s stray away from the norm has provided him with a hectic DJ schedule which criss-crosses the globe from Australia to Mexico, North America, to Europe and all over the UK.
Tickets are still available but selling fast so you’re advised to get them now to avoid disappointment, get them here. And lastly check out these new tracks on Grand Hotel to get you in the mood!
Bonsai Kat – Ego Trippin (Human life remix) [Download]
Plump DJ’s – Boomer
Bonsai Kat – Ego Trippin (Original Mix)
Plump DJ’s – Water Born Computer Virus