CRXSS PLATFXRM Weekend

Part of Summer

Uncover the new wave of multi-disciplinary UK street artists with a free weekend of performance from Peckham-founded showcase CRXSS PLATFXRM.

In an event curated by dancer and choreographer Ivan Blackstock, discover fresh perspectives in street culture and marvel at an experimental hip-hop dance battle presented in partnership with internationally acclaimed Rain Crew.

Featuring Magero and The BrotherHood, Rawheed Collective, AQWEA, Kofi M, BORN N BREAD, Nihilism, Rowdy SS, Gabi’el and DJ Barla, and BBZ.

Friday 3 August
5pm – 6pm
Kofi M – resident CRXSS PLATFXRM DJ
International DJ, hip-hop artist and B-boy based in east London.

6pm – 7.30pm
AQWEA – house/afrobeats/techno DJ
Resident DJ at NTS radio, produced for Contemporary Art, Red Bull & Nike.

7.30pm – 8pm
Magero and The BrotherHood – spoken-word artist & crew
Poetic illusionist Magero is known as a vivid storyteller who incorporates a fusion of poetry, music and acting within his artistry.

8pm – 8.30pm
NULA – vocalists/electronic music duo
South-east London duo creating alternative R&B music with a bittersweet edge.

8.30pm – 10pm
BORN N BREAD – multidisciplinary collective
A DJ collective that has appeared at festivals such Lovebox, Afropunk and Work It.

Saturday 4 August
12 noon – 2pm
Kofi M – resident CRXSS PLATFXRM DJ
International DJ, hip-hop artist and B-boy based in east London.

2.15pm – 2.45pm
Gabi’el – music artist
Multidisciplinary artist working with music, spoken word, rap and performance.

3.15pm – 4.15pm
Rawheed Collective – DJ Collective
Three leading UK hip-hop DJs, bring their own remixes to classic and current chart hits.

4.30pm – 5pm
Magero and The BrotherHood – spoken-word artist & crew
Poetic illusionist Magero is known as a vivid storyteller who incorporates a fusion of poetry, music and acting within his artistry.

5pm – 5.30pm
NULA – vocalists/electronic music duo
South-east London duo creating alternative R&B music with a bittersweet edge.

6pm – 7pm
Nihilism – grime/funk/jazz live band
Collective of musicians, performance artists and vocalists creating a new musical genre.

7.20pm – 8.20pm
BBZ – art party collective
Founded by six queer black womxn artists who create visual arts and music addressing unrepresented experiences.

8.20pm – 9.20pm
Rowdy SS – performance artist
A high-energy immersive artist creating a performative string installation.

9.20pm – 10pm
Kofi M – resident CRXSS PLATFXRM DJ
International DJ, hip-hop artist and B-boy based in east London.

Sunday 5 August
Witness the skills of London’s underground dance innovators in an experimental hip-hop dance battle presented in partnership with Rain Crew. Expect conceptual twists, challenges and props – and the unexpected. Judges include internationally established Clara Bajado (house and hip-hop) and Clint Sinclair (breaking).

Dates & times

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where

Outdoor spaces
Riverside Terrace, Level 2

Pricing

Free