The Portuguese as a nation love their art. You can see from the marble patterns on the streets you walk on,the wrought iron railings, the detailed tiling, the whole of Portugal is exquisite… the streets are like a fairytale.
Grime Disse Ela promotional team GRIMEFELLAS bring new art to Porto in the form of Grime,showcasing first grime event in Portugal.
Grime like punk, roots are raw and untamed,and there lies its beauty.
Yellow Stripe Loves Prspct have run Drum & Bass events in Porto for 15 years & let Grimefellas takeover Room 2, Hard Club to showcase some very exciting guest dj/producers from UK.
SirPixalot & Triple S (Chemist Rns and MoJoe). Sirpixalot won Mode FM Beatboss tournament 3 and has releases on some of the UKs best respected and pioneering Grime labels.
Triple S’s album “Pull Up” reach number one in Juno digital bass charts and featured as album of the month September 17 edition.
Rui aka Expeao has been pioneering the Grime/Dubstep here in Portugal for around 10 years, a man with many strings to his bow, one of the best known Hip Hop artists classics releases such as Biarro. FOR THIS EVENT HE WILL BE PLAYING A DJ SET, and performing live with MC Berna “Quando entry” (produced by Sirpixalot). He also formed live act duo project Santo Ovidio Grime, with MC Rato54.
DJ BPM dj/producer from Ireland has been collecting rare white label grime vinyl promos since 2004 and showcasing Grime around the world. “Best female grime DJ on the planet” according to grime pioneer J Sweet label boss Marxmen Dubs & producer of early JME and Skepta tracks).
Berna is a well respected MC in his own right and member of Pro’seeds,will make a guest appearance.
X-RAVER aka Sandro Moreira visual artist will be projecting some visual poetry.
Word has it the sound system at the Hard Club is incredible (stone throw from Sao Bento Station). Porto showcases the first gig of this type in the whole of Portugal, played like this, with the full bass effect! Combining Portuguese,UK, and Irish artists.
HARD CLUB PORTO – 7 Dec 2am -7am