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BRISTOL BLOCK PARTY

Posted in events with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on May 25, 2010 by jerforceone

Bristol Block Party brings you a weekend of Hip Hop, Ska and Reggae sublimely mixed with the finest in NYC style visual treats including graffiti, breakers, skate shows, and big trainers. In collaboration with some of Bristol’s finest musical talents, graffiti artists, breakdance crews, skaters and clothing labels.

Saturday 29th May 8pm-2am

Bristol Block Party begins with the long awaited release of First Degree Burns new 5-track EP – “This Is Skip-Hop”. This EP is a taster of what is to come and showcases the evolution of the band through the past few years. Before setting off on a marathon festival tour this summer FDB will grace the Block Party with what promises to be one of this summers highlights. Lazy Habits also step up to the Block bringing their unique mix of Jazz and Hip Hop guaranteed to keep the crowd bouncing, while Contraband Sessions own Breaks Ensemble drop the old school beats with MCs Troy Da Hybrid and Frilla. Mr Woodnote adds another element to the vibe alongside Lil Rhys on the Mic in addition to The Scribes lyrical excellence and bouncing beats. DJs to take you through the whole night will be Skint, Task, Mr Fantastic and Dub From Atlantis’ very own Stevie and Guy.

Playing live:

First Degree Burns
Lazy Habits
Mr Woodnote
The Scribes
Contraband Sessions

Hosted by B’Tol aka B’Tilla The Cunt!!!

DJs:

Skint
Task
Mr Fantastic
Dub From Atlantis DJs Stevie and Guy
+ more

Sunday 30th May 8pm-2am

Babyhead are back.
After Two years in the Lab reworking the sound. babyhead are hitting their home town with a new horn section for the full live show they’ve built their reputation on. Newly signed to Reggae lable “Rockers Revolt” Bristols bastard sons are dropping the single “JUNGLE LAW” from forthcoming album “HEAVY WEATHER” in a block party style. The boys are showcasing a Rare performance from the legendary BABYDUB Babyhead’s live instrumental dub show. the much heralded savoir of bristol hip hop KNERS will be smashing the dance floor with the tunes that have been rocking the radio this year. huge dj slots from your man from SKA CUBANO/TOP CATS-Its NATTY BO! A treat indeed for a snoop around his record box. Based on the huge love I have for his song “long time” with balckout JA we snaffled a set from mash up maestro himself “Mr BENN & MC SOULS
LIBERATION”. Travelling out of the wilderness of the norfolk wilds personal hero and uk hip hop founding father ANTHROPOLOGIST from DEFTEX will be djing and toasting with everyones favourite killa dilla dj SCOTT FURY. Oh yeah. if thats not enough we got the dub from atlantis boys rocking DUB DAVE’s soundsystem.!!!!!

Babyhead and NEW GENERATION TAKEOVER are hosting a family day from 2 – 7 on sunday.The babyhead youngers show. Gecko, The Bird & The Magicians, Two in a Boat. skate park. bboy workshops. Dutty girl clothing stalls street food. free to under 18s.
To book your place email info@babyhead.co.uk

Playing live:

Babyhead
Baby Dub
K.Ners
Natty Bo

DJs:

Mr Benn
Scott Fury
Anthropologist
Dub From Atlantis DJs Stevie and Guy

Sunday 30th May 2pm-6pm

Babyhead
Dutty Girl
Dub From Atlantis DJs Stevie and Guy
Clothing stalls from: Avalaan, Dutty Shop
Breakers: Squirrels of the Nut Tree

Tickets £10 advance (for each night) available from Bristol Ticket Shop, £12 on the door
Sunday daytime tickets £5 (over 18s) otherwise free

LEGEND TO LEGEND TOUR !…

Posted in weapon of choice with tags , , , , , , , , , , , on January 8, 2010 by jerforceone

FURIOUS 5 & CURTIS BLOW : LEGEND TO LEGEND TOUR !…

The legends are back.
Hosted by Weapon of Choice coming 23rd March 2010. 9.30-1am

Furious 5
Kurtis Blow

Support from:
DJ Johnston
Central Spillz
Betamax
& more to be announced

Live Graffiti – B-boys – Giveaways & More !…

poster design by cheba

Tickets £15 advance from Weapon of Choice Gallery & Bristol Ticket Shop.

Weapon of Choice 14 Saint Michael’s Hill, Bristol, BS2 8DT.

Bristol Ticket Shop 26 Union Street, Broadmead, Bristol, BS1 2D.

The Tunnels Lower Station Approach Road, Temple Meads, Bristol, BS1 6QF

YOU AINT READY FOR THIS

Posted in weapon of choice with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on December 29, 2009 by jerforceone

Weapon of choice 2nd birthday 12th January 2010 9-4am

We will be building an extra HUGE wall for this one, inviting 10 of some of Bristol’s finest artists to paint live! Artists include: FLX, Lokey, Sepr, Dylan Shipley, Cheba and some unannounced VERY special guests!!!

Hip Hop / Dubstep from:
Central Spillz
K*ners
Komonazmuk
Thinking
Superisk
Twizzy & Chris Lucas
Dj Betamax

Hosted by the legendary

BUGGSY!

b-boys

+

extra special birthday treats!

12th January 2010,

Mr Wolfs,

£3 all night.

Open an extra hour 9-4am

Free shot before 12!

Weapon of Choice: One massive line up to end the year!

Posted in weapon of choice with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on November 25, 2009 by jerforceone

Weapon of Choice: One massive line up to end the year ! . . .

Weapon of Choice at Mr Wolfs with one massive line up to end the year!!!

Live painting from:

Shade1 & Cheo !

Hip Hop / Dubstep from:

Statix feat Shadz & Frilla

Blacksmith

Vertebrae

Dj Skint

Syte and the Sound

Dj Betamax

B-boys

8th December 9-3am
Mr Wolfs

Bristol

BS1 1JX

Clothing giveaway

ONLY 3 of your English pounds!

FREE shot before 12!

http://weaponofchoicegallery.co.uk/

WoC 10-11-09 Jody & Zesk

Posted in weapon of choice with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on November 12, 2009 by jerforceone

Photo’s from Tuesday’s Weapon of Choice

Had a right laugh and it was a good turn out !… props to those who made it down !…

Jody – http://www.jodyt.co.uk/

Zesk – http://www.flickr.com/photos/zesk/

WoC – http://weaponofchoicegallery.co.uk/

Fatty Down

Posted in music vidz with tags , , , , , , , , , , , on November 4, 2009 by jerforceone

im loving  these tracks by Fatty Down

Hot Like 4 Sweaters

Sippin a Beer

Rock Rock

Did Ya Find Ya  (feat Moka Only)

Dust Might Land (feat Snak the Rapper & Mos Eisley

Love Love Love

Loizy Sunshine

No Foolin Me

Rewind (feat. Dani & lizzy)

W.O.C. THEKLA TAKE OVER

Posted in weapon of choice with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on August 11, 2009 by jerforceone
Weapon of Choice for the 1st time on board the THEKLA!
Live graffiti from
EPOK & SEPR!
Hip hop & Dubstep from:
TASK FORCE!
GEMMY
GUIDO
CENTRAL SPILLZ
BETAMAX
Hosted by
BUGGSY & C-STRIKE-Z
B-Boys, Clothing giveaways!
Top bar hosted by Property of Bristol
Thekla 29th September 2009. 10-3AM
£10 on the door. £9 advance tickets from Weapon of Choice Gallery. 14 St Michael’s Hill, Bristol, BS2 8DT.
THEKLA
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Weapon of Choice for the 1st time on board the THEKLA!
Live graffiti from
EPOK & SEPR!
Hip hop & Dubstep from:
TASK FORCE!
GEMMY
GUIDO
CENTRAL SPILLZ
BETAMAX
Hosted by
BUGGSY & C-STRIKE-Z
B-Boys, Clothing giveaways!
Top bar hosted by Property of Bristol
Thekla  (East Mud Dock The Grove, Harbourside, BS1 4RB)
29th September 2009. 10-3AM
£10 on the door. £9 advance tickets from Weapon of Choice Gallery. 14 St Michael’s Hill, Bristol, BS2 8DT.