Preview: F-IRE Festival 27th Sept – 30th Oct

Roller Trio

F-IRE Festival
(27th Sept – 30th Oct, Pizza Express Dean St, 10 Dean Street. Preview By Rob Edgar)

The F-IRE (Fellowship for Integrated Rhythmic Expression) collective have a great deal to celebrate; the label will soon turn 10 years old, a 10-night festival features no fewer than 14 concerts with 5 album launches (including two launches from their sister organisation the LOOP collective), Roller Trio have just been given a Mercury Prize for best album of the year (F-IRE’s third Mercury nomination) and also nominated for a 2012 MOBO.

All gigs will be held at Pizza Express Dean St with the exception of The Sam Crowe Group on the 11th October which will be at The Forge, Camden.

Listings Below:

Thursday 27th September: John Turville Trio (Album Launch), Music: 8:30PM, £17.50

Friday 5th October: Robert Mitchell’s Panacea feat. Omar Puente, Iain Ballamy, Soweto Kinch. Music: 9:00PM, £17.50

Saturday 6th October: Fofoulah and Oren Marshall’s Charming Transport Band (early and late shows)
Early Show: Music: 7:30-9:00PM, £17.50
Late Show: Music 10:30PM-Midnight, £17.50

Sunday 7 October: Oriole and Menino Josue, Music: 8:00PM, £15

Monday 8th October: Ivo Neame Octet (Album Launch), Music: 8:30PM, £15

Thursday 11th October: Sam Crowe Group (AT THE FORGE), Music: 9:00PM, £9/7 online – £10/8 on the door

Friday 19th October: Album Launches
Ealry Show: Chambr and Fly Agaric, Music: 7:30-9:00PM, £17.50
Late Show: Chambr and Eyes of a Dog, Music: 10:30PM-Midnight, £17.50

Saturday 20th October: (Early and Late Shows)
Early Show: Roller Trio and The Beguilers, Music: 7:30-9:00PM, £17.50
Late Show: Fly Agaric and Roller Trio, Music: 10:30PM-Midnight, £17.50

Wednesday 24th October: Emily Saunders (Album Preview), Music: 8:30PM, £15

Monday 29th Octber: Chris Higginbottom (Album Launch), Music: 8:30PM, £15

Tuesday 30th October: Burton Bradstock (Album Launch), Music: 8:30PM, £15

All tickets can be booked through the PIZZA EXPRESS SITE apart from The Sam Crowe Group. Tickets to this event can be booked HERE

Categories: miscellaneous

Leave a Reply