HOSPITALITY IN THE PARK ANNOUNCES LINEUP
FEATURING GOLDIE, HIGH CONTRAST, FOREIGN BEGGARS,
LTJ BUKEM, DANNY BYRD, CALIBRE, DBRIDGE + MORE
Hospitality in the Park returns to Finsbury Park for 3rd-year celebration
Date: 22nd September | Location: Finsbury Park
Hospitality In The Park is set to make an epic return to Finsbury Park on Saturday 22nd September for the 3rd consecutive year. Bringing in the noise, this award stunting festival (Best Festival at Drum & Bass Awards 2018) has enlisted some of the best DJs, producers, MCs and promoters in the business. This all-star lineup includes: headliners High Contrast (live), Danny Byrd, Foreign Beggars (live), LTJ Bukem, plus Metalheadz head honcho and drum and bass royalty, Goldie.
Hospital Records ( rad independent label), and their global event brand HospitalityDNB, the 1-day festival have set the bar high with live performances: including Danny Byrd album launch ft GQ, Etherwood, Jungle Warriors, Children of Zeus, International reggae artist Dawn Penn, plus very special guest Ocean Wisdom. After dBridge and Calibre’s exclusive B2B set last year, it comes as no surprise that Hospitality In The Park has lined up even more unique DJ collaborations for 2018: including Chimpo B2B Barely Legal, Crissy Criss B2B Mampi Swift, anddBridge B2B Nu: Tone. InsideInfo & Kasra join forces to debut Circuits, plus Kings Of The Rollers & Shadow Demon Coalition makeup supergroup Kings Of The Shadows.
Hospitality In the Park is known, as London’s biggest drum and bass party. Of course, the festival includes stellar/ special sets across the day including a nod to iconic Metalheadz nightclub Blue Note by Grooverider, Breakage will be rolling out drum and bass classics, S.P.Y. will be treating ravers to a Jungle set, plus drum and bass figurehead LTJ Bukem is locked in for a nostalgic 93-97 set. Further line-up additions include 1985 label showcase ft Alix Perez & Monty, Dillinja, Black Sun Empire, 20 Years of Virus with Ed Rush & Optical, Lenzman, Krakota plus many more special guests to be announced.
The festival will welcome backstage hosts; Czech festival Let It Roll with their brand new ‘Portal Showcase’, Hospital Records sister label Med School who return as Med School XL, which has grown the stage size by ⅓, and big bad party brand Main Squeeze who this year will be sharing the stage with Wah Wah 45’s. Touching down on the park for the first time, Hospitality has invited Croatian Soundsystem culture festival, Outlook, to host a stage full of varied talent. They will also welcome a We Love Jungle trifecta from Jungle Jam, Vibena & Rupture, and joining forces asRun-Vaderz this year are RUN, Bristol’s premier drum and bass night and Invaderz, who are responsible for some of the finest jump up raves in Belgium.
ALIX PEREZ – BARELY LEGAL – BLACK SUN EMPIRE
BREAKAGE – CALIBRE – CHILDREN OF ZEUS
CHIMPO – DAWN PENN LIVE – DBRIDGE – DANNY BYRD – DILLINJA
ETHERWOOD LIVE – FOREIGN BEGGARS LIVE – GOLDIE – GROOVERIDER
HIGH CONTRAST LIVE – CIRCUITS (INSIDE INFO & KASRA) – KEENO
KINGS OF THE SHADOWS (KINGS OF THE ROLLERS & SHADOW DEMON COALITION)
LENZMAN – LONDON ELEKTRICITY – LSB – LTJ BUKEM – METRIK – NU:TONE
OCEAN WISDOM LIVE – S.P.Y – SPECTRASOUL
HOSPITALITY – LET IT ROLL – MAIN SQUEEZE VS WAH WAH 45’S
MED SCHOOL XL – OUTLOOK – RUN-VADERZ
WE LOVE JUNGLE
2 SHY – BLACKEYE – BRU C – DEGS – DRS – DYNAMITE – FATMAN D – FOX – GQ
HARRY SHOTTA – IC3 – JAKES – LOWQUI – MANTMAST – MASTER X – RAGGA TWINS
RUTHLESS – SHABBA D – SKIBADEE – SP:MC -TEMPZA – WREC
Ticket release: Monday 11AM
Hospitality in the Park
Finsbury Park, London
SEPTEMBER 22, 2018
FestPop Staff Writer