Three events will take places across a weekend with London, Manchester and Brighton hosting the events which celebrate the life of one of hip hop’s most influential, respected and loved luminaries. Below are the details and all donations go to The J-Dilla Foundation and Lupus UK, a thoroughly worthy cause.
Tickets before the night are a minimum £6 donation, the minimum going up on the night of the event.
February 3rd – Manchester – The Ruby Lounge – Tickets.
Mr Scruff (Dilla breaks set), Spin Doctor (The Doctor’s Orders), Illum Sphere and Jonny Dub (Hoya Hoya), Oscar Wildstyle and Wiggie Smalls (Juicy), DJ A-UP and Agent J (In The Loop) & Mr E (Taste The Diff’rence)
February 4th – Brighton – Sticky Mike’s Frog Bar – Tickets
Spin Doctor (The Doctor’s Orders), Figure of Wax & Ruff Snippets
February 5th – London – Scala – Tickets: £30 VIP Tickets grant exclusive access to VIP bar & include an exclusive J-Dilla T-Shirt.
Room 1- Dedicated to the work of J-Dilla – Mr Thing (BBE / Extended Players), Spin Doctor (The Doctor’s Orders), Harry Love (Extended Players), Morgan Spacek, Kidkanevil, Kutmah, DJ LoK (Dilla breaks set) & very special surprise guests!
Room 2 hosted by Main Squeeze & Classic Material
And here’s Crossfire’s favourite Dilla related tune: