Make It Funky pres JFB 2x UK DMC Champion and Beardyman's partner for battlejam @CHROMA
Fri Feb 8 Make It Funky Presents JFB 2xUK DMC Champion & Beardyman's partner for Battlejam!
DNB/BREAKS/FUNK/HIPHOP/BASS MUSIC FROM
JFB (Brighton UK) 2x UK DMC Champion
Welcome to 2013! Make It Funky presents 2x UK DMC Champion JFB (Brighton UK). If you don't know him he is one of the top technical dj's on the planet. JFB hosts a night called Battlejam with the one and only Beardyman. His technical prowess has secured him headlining spots at festivals such as Shambhala Music Festival, Sunrise Music Festival (UK), and shows all around the world.
In his first full cross Canada tour JFB brings his exclusive style of beat juggling, scratching, mixing and stacking RECORDS to Chroma to get down with the Make It Funky Collective. Focusing this jam on the breaks and jungle tip JFB will redefine how to spin bass music (Breaks/Hiphop/DNB) for the Toronto massive. With an all star support lineup this one is gonna be huge. See you on the dance floor. This jam will bring it back to how it used to be Breaks and DNB together as one for the dance floor!
DNB/BREAKS/FUNK/HIPHOP/BASS MUSIC FROM
JFB (Brighton UK) 2x UK DMC Champion
CHROMA - (at the Guvernment complex) If you have not been yet ask a friend this is one of the most exciting venues in the city!
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JFB (Brighton UK)
In recent years the art of turntablism has spun off in myriad new directions, with techniques such as video scratching and instant sample creation representing a dramatic sea-change for the discipline. Few artists have been further to the fore of these fresh developments than Brighton's JFB, a scratch DJ and party starter extraordinaire who won the UK DMC Championship in 2007.
Yet unlike many turntablists, JFB also knows when to stop beatjuggling and start dropping bombs - ultimately, it's all about making the people dance. Many of the tunes you'll hear him spin will be his own recordings on labels like Sludge, Hospital or One Eye Records. This is an artist who's fully immersed in bass culture, and just as happy spinning hip-hop or jungle as he is breakbeat and dubstep. Allow him free reign to do his thing with a full range of equipment at his command, and the results will be utterly groundbreaking, but set him loose on two turntables and a decent scratch mixer, and the boy will set about producing results that are just as jaw-dropping.
Catch him alongside regular collaborator Beardyman at one of their legendary Battlejam events, and you'll bear witness to spectacular improvisational skills melded to ultra-cutting edge technology. When Beardy drops a rhyme, it can be instantly sampled and scratched into new forms by the DJ, who's also capable of throwing random crowd banter, smatterings of live musicianship and even video footage of the audience into the mix.
Uk Winning Dmc Routine 2007:
Rage Against The Machine Routine:
Video Scratching/Av Vids:
BATTLEJAM WITH BEARDYMAN:
MARCUS VISIONARY -Digital Soundboy, Inner City Dance, Channel One
Dj/Producer Marcus Visionary has been in the game for over two decades representing Jungle Dnb as well as a variety of british bass culture music. Marcus prides himself on clean mixing and is well known for his musical versatily and keen ability to read any crowd. As a Dj his performances are explosive and he is most definately a dj's dj! In his hometown Toronto, Marcus has been running the Prophecy on 89.5 FM for 16 Years. The program is North America's longest running Jungle DnB radio show and has been a integral part of the city's developing bass music scene.
On an international level Marcus is fortunate enough to be a part of Shy FX's Digital Soundboy family since 2005. As a producer Marcus has worked for several high profile lables such as Revolver, 31 Records, T.O.V, Flex, Play Muzik, Shout, Co-Lab, Dance Rock, Rocksteady and many more. In 2010 he released an experimental double LP entitled 'Carib' (via Liondub) which stayed at #1 on Juno download for 6 weeks. In 2011 he released his first solo Jungle LP entitled 'Humble' which featured many veteran reggae artists such as: Johnny Osbourne, Bunny General, Sugar Minott, Pad Anthony, Jah Dan, Terry Ganzie, and Messenger Selah.
In 2012 Marcus has many forthcoming projects for one of the U.K's top Reggae Labels 'Necessary Mayhem' on there 'Necessary Bass' imprint. This year kicked off with the release of 'Wicked and Wild' featuring legendary Saxon sound mc Tippa Irie as well as 'Standard' Feat. Mr. Williamz. You can also look forward to releases for Benny Page's 'High Culture' imprint as well as steady releases on his new bass music label with longtime friend Dj Lush known as Inner City Dance. Inner City will be an outlet for Bass music regardless of genre.
For audio: http://soundcloud.com/inner-city-dance
MR. BROWN - Soul In Motion / Heavyweght / Junglist Movement / Prophecy FM
Mr. Brown has been in the game over 21 years and is a well-respected member of the Toronto Drum n Bass community. Originally playing ska, reggae, and house for the first 8 years then made the transition to dnb; but this early music preference is still transmitted through his sets today. In 2002 he started a production company known as Soul In Motion that throw events that promote the best local and international DnB producers and DJ’s around. Mr. Brown isn’t just local to Toronto, as he’s played all over Canada, the US as well the UK. Not to mention, he’s been played alongside talent such as: Netsky, Sigma, Brookes Brothers, Shy FX, Fabio, Andy C, and Break just to name a few. Currently, aside from working on a series of side promotional projects; Junglist Movement and Heavyweight Productions, he is a rotating host on Canada’s longest running DnB radio show “The Prophecy. Mr. Brown’s high energy behind the decks are pure crowd pleasers and he has no sign of stopping anytime soon
Farbsie Funk - www.makeitfunky.ca
DJ Farbsie, founder of the Make It Funky Collective got deep into funk at Mo’ Gravy in london in 1996 prior to that his musical influences were formed in the jam band scene traveling to over 400 shows across North America. Having collected thousands of records over the years in 2000 He first stepped up to the decks and the formative years for the Make It Funky Collective began.
In the years to follow Farbsie has been spreading the funk gospel and grooving dancefloors across the country With appearances at Shambhala Music Festival(BC), Evolve Festival (NS) and all over Ontario he has been making wave pushing the funky side of bass music. Fusing funky breaks with mowtown sounds, hiphop, calypso, reggae, and classic rock, Farbsie continues to push the boundries of where a dj can take you. Building a journey for the dancefloor that will have you smiling, shouting and singing along as you dance the night away.
Adrian Go - AUX, Dubplate.fm
Adrian Go found his love for drum and bass at the very young age. Hearing mix tapes from a childhood friend and whatever sets he could find on Drum & Bass Arena. Dnb is one thing thats been consistent in his life for a very long time. Getting his first set of turntables at the age of 17, Djing is not something new but rather something thats been put on higher priority.
2012 has proved to be a very good year, Getting his feet wet inside the studio, Developing the production side of things. In the club opening for such acts as Loxy, Dub Phizix, Total Science, as-well as playing along side some of Toronto's Great local talent in the Dnb circuit from weeklies to one-offs.
Hosted by MC Frequency - GME, Makeitfunky
Dave Vance, aka MC Frequency, has been moving crowds and tearing up stages for over a decade now. His smooth flow and discernable delivery has made him a crowd favourite in Toronto among promoters and party-goers alike. In 2001, Freq began writing and performing, heavily inspired by oldschool hip hop. His debut performance at Big Bud's Urban Music Festival helped him quickly gain notoriety.
Soon after, he hooked up with some oldschool Toronto veterans and earned a spot as part of the Chronic Sound System crew where he helped run the long-standing CSS Thursdays @ Down One Lounge for over 5 years. Frequency has performed for virtually all of the city's large promoters, hosting sets for Fabio, Benny Page, Phantasy, Rene LaVice, Total Science, Dub Phizix, Marcus Visionary and countless others. A marathon 8 hour long performance at the World Electronic Music Festival (WEMF) earned him a spot on the main stage lineup next to many of Canada's elite veterans.
In the studio, Freq has worked with artists as diverse as, Rene LaVice, Nitri (Brazil), Schematic, Tephra, Atlantic Connection, Weedcat (Chaotech), Stickbubbly, Jeph, Mr. Slate etc and has seen physical releases of his collaborations with Nitri, Tephra, Mr. Slate, Skorpio, as well as Mischief & Mayhem. Heavily influenced by MCs like GQ, JD, Caddy Cad, DRS, Fokus, Dynamite, Drake, J.Cole, Meek Mill etc. Frequency continues to carve his path as both his studio sound and live show evolve.
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