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Diggers Dozen at Ace Hotel
Record supremos come together like Voltron, each selecting 12 of their most loved, obscure, top shelf rarities to bring to the tables. No Compilation, No Bootleg. Original Vinyl Only.
Line up:
DJ Misbehaviour (Mobile Mondays NYC)
Ben Grymm
Maxwell (Diggers Dozen)
Others TBC
Tuesday 8th May 2018
7 - 11pm
Ace Hotel (100 Shoreditch High Street, London E1 6JQ)
Free Entry
Ace Hotel London
Diggers Dozen Latest Sessions
Diggers Dozen - December 2017
Live sessions DECEMBER 2017
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Diggers Dozen Live Session
Soundway Records label boss Miles Cleret picks 12 rare dusty Afro records for this very killer Diggers Dozen session recorded live back in November 2015 at Ace Hotel, London.
Soundway Records
Miles Cleret (Soundway Records)
Diggers Dozen Most Loved
Listen to the Top Dozen Most Loved Diggers Dozen Sessions from 2017. (Voted by the listeners).
Includes sessions from DJ Food (Ninja Tune), Jonny Trunk (Trunk Records), Mr Thing (Extended Players / BBE), Ollie Teeba (The Herbaliser / Soundsci), Maxwell (Diggers Dozen), Greg Belson (The Divine Gospel Show), Jonny Cuba (Soundsci), Gavin Povey (Jazz Detective Records), DJ Blueprint (This Is Tomorrow), Mo Fingaz (Main Squeeze), Maft Sai (Paradise Bangkok), James Pogson (Symphonical Records).
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Diggers Dozen Live Sessions Series
Diggers Dozen Live Sessions VOLUME 5

Session number 5 executed by beat digger supremo and mastermind behind the game-changing "Dusty Fingers" comp series comes from none other than DJ Danny Dan The Beat Mann! Hailing from the South Bronx, Danny first started buying records at a young age and begun DJing in the early-70s. In 1975 he saw DJ Kool Herc for the first time DJing in the park, doubling up breaks which captivated and influenced Danny to get involved in this movement which was called Hip-Hop. After finding many of the US funk, soul, rock breakbeat records over the years he decided he needed to search wider and begun looking globally for records, picking up unfamiliar artists and genres. In the Mid 90s Danny Dan started the series of next level breakbeat compilations "Dusty Fingers" encompassing some of the most rare and elusive records from across the board, introducing listeners to a deeper level.

The Beat Mann selects a primo dusty dozen for this supreme Diggers Dozen mix. Listen to preview

Diggers Dozen Live Sessions VOLUME 4
Live Sessions CD #4 presented by DJ Format - Brighton (UK) based hip-hop beat maker, record digger and DJ wizard. Format has produced a wealth of albums over the last 15 years working with MCs such as Edan, Abdominal, Phill Most Chill as well as remixing, selecting for comps and being involved with side projects including The Simonsound "Reverse Engineering" an album Inspired by 50s & 60s electronic music. With a big focus on record digging, Format has been busy over the many years searching out gems from right across the board, getting his fingers dusty in record shops, record fairs and checking in with private dealers across the globe when on tours.
DJ Format selects 12 very killer mystery Library & OST tracks from his bountiful collection for this 4th Diggers Dozen Live Sessions CD. Listen to preview
Diggers Dozen Live Sessions VOLUME 3
Third instalment of the Live Sessions series comes from the mighty Malcom Catto. A phenomenal London based drummer, who has collaborated and provided brutal drums for the likes of DJ Shadow, MRR-ADM, Gaslamp Killer, Madlib, Mulatu Astatke, Lloydd Miller, Orlando Julius, Melvin Van Peebles and the list goes on. Also co-founder of East London psych / jazz / experimental outfit The Heliocentrics (Now-Again / Strut).
Catto selects 12 from his monster collection of rare and mysterious vinyl to present an all killer French only dozen. Expect library, soundtrack, psych, electronics and the unknown.
Dom Thomas - Diggers Dozen Live Sessions
Dom Thomas
Diggers Dozen Live Sessions VOLUME 2
Manchester beat-freak and label manager of the mighty Brutal Music brings the second instalment of the Diggers Dozen Live Sessions Series. Dom Thomas has been behind many superb compilations of psych rock, cosmic disco and mind blowing weirdo selections, aswell as a number of dynamite re-edits, collaborating with the likes of BlackLodge, Cherrystones and Gaslamp Killer.
Expect Folky, Turkish Psychedelia, Bollywood Soundtracks, Acid Psych Rock, Electronic global sounds on Dom's killer Diggers Dozen selection.
The CD comes packaged in mini case.
Mr Thing
Diggers Dozen Live Sessions VOLUME 1
First CD release in the Diggers Dozen Live Sessions Series by one of the best in the game - Mr Thing! A supreme DJ and record collector for many years. Responsible for the excellent comps "Strange Breaks & Mr Thing" on BBE Records.
Things dozen flows through Brazilian, Soundtrack, Funk, Soul, Afrobeat, Steel Funk and more. A solid session from start to finish!
The CD comes packaged in mini case.
Mr Thing - Diggers Dozen Live Sessions CD
Diggers Dozen Top Dozen
Diggers Dozen Top Dozen
Diggers Dozen Top Dozen
Listen to our top 12 fav live sessions from over the past year.
Includes sessions from John Stapleton (Wanted Records), Miles Cleret (Soundway Records), Huw72 (72 Records), Raggy (Sack Full Of Dreams), Jake Holloway (Love Vinyl / BBE Records), Maxwell (Diggers Dozen), Duncan Brooker (Strut Records), Alena Arpels (Shake! London), DJ Sigher (Super Disco Edits), King Knut (Servant Jazz Quarters) and more.
Shark! (7")
Funky Boogie (7")
Svolta Definitiva (7")
Bananaticoco (7")
R. D. Burman
Shaan (LP)
Camionette (LP)
Dudley Moore Trio
Bedazzled (LP)
Franco Micalizzi
Bargain With The Devil (7")
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