MS Sick Beatz Fundraver : DJ Announcement : Ronnie Grafter

Next DJ Announcement for Novembers event is Ronnie Grafter
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The next DJ to announce is the fantastic Ronnie Grafter. Without the tireless hard work from this lovely lady this event would not be anywhere near as fantastic as it is. Absolute honour and joy to work with 🙂
Ronnie Grafter, the Plastic Housewife, the reluctant DJ, the selective selector….so many pseudonyms but guaranteed to be loaded with a collection of eclectic vinyl spanning 29 years of repetitive beats; from Acid House, Electro, Techno and oddities often outside of her comfort zone and limitations. Preferring not to follow what’s populist, playing mostly Techno and what many don’t; she’ll always pay respect to the old and respected tunes in her collection.
Gently bullied to play by her closest of friends, family members and husband much of her adult life; she was forced to make a start approximately 2 years ago. The journey has been both terrifying and amazing but this undeniable Grafter by name and nature loves it.
Her brief journey up until now has had her play with and for DJ’s she’s admired and respected. Taking her out of the UK, meeting fabulous people and seeing places she never would have if not for the invitation. Many nights played have been the icing on the cake; in particular playing twice at her favoured and frequented London night of choice Don’t, and for The Warsaw Torture Boyz at Out of Sync in Poznań at Project Lab.
Paul Elemental deserves a mention for having the foresight and taking the risk of booking the reclusive Grafter for his Elemental parties twice; it paid off and ultimately secured her subsequent bookings at Don’t and beyond.
Stints on radio have also featured, playing for the likes of Report2Dancefloor and RIOT Radio, however due to poor health with which MS has been an inconvenience it’s not always been possible to accommodate requests outstanding but, their time will come.
She’s certainly come a little way and out of her shell somewhat since the daily rinsing of Dr Teeth and the Electrical Mayhem’s Jam, featuring Animal from her treasured the Muppet’s Musical Album circa 1979, and yes, she’s that young!

Ronnie Grafter

Ronnie Grafter

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MS Sick Beatz Fundraver : DJ Announcement : JTek

Next DJ Announcement for Novembers event is JTek
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Todays DJ Introduction is the fantastic JTek who will be B2B with Spliffy B
DJing started for Jason Pollard (JTEK) Back in 1995 when he got given a pair of beltdrive decks. Born in 82 he had a very musical upbringing with his dad
being a drummer and he learnt at a young age how to play them. With musical influences up till then being Punk,Heavy Metal,right through to Reggae and
early HipHop and early Acid House/Rave. With these decks started doing regular ‘discos’ hah,in the local pubs, with the help of his Dads car messing
about and earning a few quid. Late 95 it all changed when he discovered ‘free parties’ in London..that was it!! He became a regular at many parties
and realised his love for Techno, and the underground as a whole. Started spending every penny he had on records, out every week in the record shops
around London. Still using his beltdrives most of the time he would spin tunes with mates and enjoy the music, as you do. After a few years of partying
and making alot of new friends, and watching the great DJs Chris Liberator, Dave the drummer, Lawrie Immersion, Gizelle, to name just a few,he began
playing on the Twisted sound system (thanks to Ripley for that), taking records to parties every week playing along side DJs like Parker, Kris k,
Chris Redmond, Gordie, Aston Martin, to name just a few again on Underground Sound, Twisted, Freebass, Manik, and many more since. Fast forward many
parties and festivals later, still growing his record collection, he began a weekly Techno show in 2010 on Scream London radio
(where the nickname jtek come from) thanks to Coldharbour Ray for that, while also putting parties on most weekends with mates ‘as you do’.
Febuary 2015 he founded with Suzanne o neill and is still growing the station with djs from all over the world, January 2016 he became
a Fnoob radio resident with his ‘Tea ‘n’ Techno Therapy’ show and was a guest on the ‘Butterfly effect’ show.
His recent gigs have been Fusion at roadmender, the Fnoob Futurist party, 2 Elemental partys, and a few free parties along the way, with other gigs lined
up for the near future.
So now, still DJing at parties, and a regular on radio playing anything from all off the above genres, and more, his love has never been stronger…
Peace Love Unity Respect..
Long live the Underground.. Thanks for reading 😉 JTeK



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MS Sick Beatz Fundraver : DJ Announcement : Jamie C

Next DJ Announcement for Novembers event is Jamie C
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Jamie has been DJing for 23 years, starting off with happy hardcore, dnb and hard trance, only wanting to start of locally he quickly achieved that and the progressed. He entered the Helter Skelter up and coming competition in 1998 and won a set at the massive Helter Skelter ‘timeless’. In 2003 he found his love for free parties and acid techno and quickly got sets at free parties and technivals all over the uk, he also gained a firm friendship with the tribe of locust sound system and started to play at parties abroad. In 2005 he started also playing for KSS and started to play at the famous Frenchtek. Always lively behind the decks he can often be found dancing more than mixing during his sets which are lively and energetic with an owness on crowd participation. To date Jamie has played in America twice (Los Angeles and New York), France, Portugal, Italy and countless parties from Cornwall to Birmingham and has released some material on stay up forever projects. Whilst Jamie is not as active now as he was back then, he still follows the scene and occasionally puts the headphones back on and he is planning to re-break into it in the near future.

Jamie C

Jamie C

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Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Fundraver – Sick Beats

Sick Beatz - MS Fundraver

Sick Beatz – Multiple Sclerosis Fundraver. Raising money for the MS Society

A group of DJs are working together to raise money for MS Society in this Fundraver event.

▂▃▅▆ Who are The MS Society? ▆▅▃▂

The MS Society funds research and support for those affected by multiple sclerosis.

▂▃▅▆ What is MS? ▆▅▃▂

MS is a degenerative, neurological condition that affects everyone differently. The Myelin (The coating that covers the nerves) are damaged. The condition can affect both the brain and the spinal cord. As a general doctors will treat the symptoms rather than the illness itself. There are many medical treatments to help control the condition from hebal and alternative therapies to medical drugs.

There are 4 types of MS:

Relapse & Remitting, Secondary Progressive, Primary Progressive & Progressive Relapsing.

Here is a link to the MS Society About MS:

We have not gone into too much detail here, but over the coming weeks we will post interesting articles etc.

▂▃▅▆ Line Up ▆▅▃▂

Jerome Hill
Patrick Hurley
Kenny Mulligan
Ronnie Grafter b2b Altered State
Paul Elemental b2b Wotta Mess
Spliffy B b2b JTek
Medallion Man b2b Brain Rays
Jamie C

▂▃▅▆ Venue and how to get to Venue ▆▅▃▂

Address: Boombox Labs, 66 S Access Rd, Walthamstow, London E17 8AX.

Directions by public transport : Nearest stations are St James Street & Lea Bridge.

From St James Street:

1. Go south to Station Road
2. Head West down Markhouse Avenue. This road will turn into South Access Road
3. There is a sharp corner near Low Hall Sports Ground that swings away from the sports ground. On that sharp corner there is a narrow road and the entrance to the club is down there. Get there early to be able to park.

▂▃▅▆ Entry Cost ▆▅▃▂

£10 OTD

Sick Beatz : Medicated Hard Beatz to raise money and awareness for Mulitple Sclerosis

Sick Beatz : Medicated Hard Beatz to raise money and awareness for Mulitple Sclerosis

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