Monday, July 13, 2009
Dig Deeper and Eli "Paperboy" Reed present The Brooklyn Soul Festival August 28 & 29, 2009
Dig Deeper and Eli "Paperboy" Reed present:
The Brooklyn Soul Festival
at the Bell House
August 28 & 29, 2009
Featuring: Otis Clay, Barbara Lynn, Maxine Brown, Roscoe Robinson, Hermon Hitson, Eli "Paperboy" Reed and the True Loves, and the Sweet Divines.
Two nights of full sets from legends of soul music from around the country, rarely seen individually, never before on the same bill together – backed by two of the most in-demand bands in soul music today. Before and after the live performances, top soul DJs from around the world will spin the finest 45s for the dancefloor (Germany, Italy, LA, and NYC confirmed so far).
$15 advance tickets ($20 at the door if not sold out)
$25 special advance 2-day pass (limited quantity!):
Day 1: Friday, August 28, 2009
8pm – 4am
Barbara Lynn (The Soul Queen of the Gulf Coast)
Roscoe Robinson (The Baron of Birmingham, AL)
Hermon Hitson (The Georgia Grinder himself)
Friday's artists backed by The True Loves, fresh off their world tour with Eli "Paperboy" Reed, performing songs from his forthcoming album on Virgin Records between sets.
Day 2: Saturday, August 29, 2009
8pm – 4am
Otis Clay (The Crown Prince of Chicago Soul)
Maxine Brown (The Lovely Lady of New York Uptown Soul)
The Sweet Divines (NYC's Old School Soul Sensation)
Saturday's artists backed by The Sweet Divines and the Divine Soul Rhythm Band.
Come early on Saturday - 11am – 5pm, vinyl record & vintage clothing fair, vendors from around the world – No cover!
In association with The Subway Soul Club.
First batch of record fair vendors and DJs confirmed - many more to come:
Saturday, August 29 record fair vendors confirmed so far: (many more to come)
Mike Vegh (Records - thatgirl75 on ebay)
Thorsten Wegner (Records - puresoul.de)
Les Temps Modernes (Records & Vintage, France/NYC)
DJs confirmed so far: (many more to come)
DJ Honky (Dig Deeper, NYC)
Mr. Robinson (Dig Deeper, NYC)
Eli "Paperboy" Reed (Tear it up, NYC)
Marc Forrest (Hip City Soul Club, Berlin, Germany)
Thorsten Wegner (puresoul.de, Hamburg, Germany)
Mr. Finewine (WFMU, Bumpshop, Botanica, NYC)
Phast Phreddie (Subway Soul Club, NYC)
Brian Poust (georgiasoul.com, Atlanta, GA)
Mike Vegh (thatgirl75, Los Angeles)
Greg Belson (Beat Surrender, Los Angeles)
Andy Cobb (Los Angeles)
Andrew Mair (UK)