Dubkasm meets Ishmael Ensemble & Rider Shafique at Strange Brew
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"sell out warning! The next evolution of Ishmael Ensemble’s all-conquering astral electro-jazz called on the conscious forces of Rider Shafique’s existential dub poetry. Now with Dubkasm contorting the mixing desk live - this is an unstoppable dub-jazz force to be reckoned with. Historical!"

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A clubnight held at Strange Brew on Thursday 26th October. The event starts at 22:30.

Late event 22:30pm - 2am

Ishmael Ensemble return with another mighty south-west link up this time handing the controls to dub & roots music legends Dubkasm to celebrate the release of their collaborative EP "In A Dub Style" with Rider Shafique.

Expect DJ Sets, Live Instrumentation & Dubbing, Poetry, Exclusive Merch & Pop-up Record Store.

As soon as Ishmael Ensemble finished their collaborative ‘New Era’ EP with Rider Shafique, bandleader Pete Cunningham knew he wanted to have it remixed in the classic dub-style; and who better to enlist than Bristol’s finest, DJ Stryda & Digistep aka Dubkasm. Following in the well worn footsteps of dub legends such as King Tubby, Mad Professor & Scientist - Dubkasm rework and authentically dub the original recordings and warp them into a sound-system ready collection of heavy hitting, deep sonic explorations complimented perfectly by Rider’s iconic voice and potent, thought provoking lyricism.

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