DJ's & Music Events 2022
FRIDAY 25th Feb
SATURDAY 12th th Feb
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Raving Frog Events Presents – Local Legends of House
Join the Raving Frog crew and their very special guests for a night of soulful, deep, funky, jackin house, old skool & nu disco.
We will also be inviting some Future Local Legends of House (under 18s) to play some early sets.
Artists confirmed on the night, over two rooms, include:
Danny Clockwork – legendary promoter, Clockwork Orange Boss & DJ
Chris Powell – Ibiza veteran, Sun of a Beach owner & king of soul
Mat Format – award winning DJ, festival director & musician
Dave Valentine – master of the mix & Mi Casa Es Tu Casa resident
Ben Gould aka GLDY – Clocky resident & original party starter
Paul Hutchinson – award winning DJ, producer & owner of Mi Casa Es Tu Casa brand
Danny Bounce – Waxnerds founder, Soul Food Resident, CCR104.4FM, with an exclusive all 7″vinyl set
Jay Stammers & Stu H – long time house masters on Essex radio stations BKR & Streetsounds
Outer LDN Sound System – curators of the finest house outside of London you’re ever likely to hear
Cronelli – Promoter, RFE Boss, DJ & all round house party animal
Paul B – Promoter, RFE Boss & DJ with experience of over 25 years crossing many genres
DJ Saph – 11 year old with a passion for house music who played the Silent Disco @Streeteatsnbeats festival 2021
Expect the finest house music, old & new, within one of Chelmsford’s best loved venues, ACanteen. The Raving Frog crew will be shipping in a powerful sound system, as well as some eye catching decorations, visuals & lasers. This will again be a party to remember!
Doors open at 5PM with our future legends of house warming up in Room 2 which then runs till 12AM / The Main Room runs from 8PM till 2AM.
General Admission Tickets £25 / Early Bird Tickets £20 / Limited discount codes will be available for a period TBC
10 VIP Tables with table service will be available, with a minimum drinks spend of £100 per table. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org and we will put you in touch with the venue to book your table. Please note you will need proof of ticket purchase in order to reserve a table. Maximum per table is 4 persons.
Will you #dancewithus
Big love from Cronelli & Paul B
MONDAY 28th MARCH
With their unique brand of progressive rock, Focus manifested themselves at the start of the '70s as the most successful and appreciated of all the Dutch pop-rock exports. Fronted by founding member Thijs Van Leer, and best known for their hits “Hocus Pocus”, “House of The King” and “Sylvia”, as well as critically acclaimed albums 'Moving Waves', 'Focus 3' and 'Hamburger Concerto', the iconic Dutch music masters are back with their tenth album, which is guaranteed to please their legions of fans!
After a comeback in the early 2000's, which resulted in the well-received albums 'Focus 8' and 'Focus 9', the band regrouped with a fantastic new line-up. Along with Thijs van Leer on vocals, flute and keyboards, back on the drums is famed Focus drummer Pierre van der Linden, who joined the group on their second album 'Moving Waves' in 1972. Internationally renowned for his rhythmic skills, Pierre remains a defining factor in the Focus sound. Guitarist Menno Gootjes, who participated in Focus at an earlier stage, and acclaimed bass player Udo Pannekeet, complete the band's current line-up. Recently, Focus's biggest hit "Hocus Pocus" was used in a 4-minute Nike commercial before the World Cup broadcast. Focus music can be regularly heard on Top Gear and Saxondale on TV in the UK.
A new Focus era has arrived! There is a rejuvenated passion amongst the band as it enters the studio to record Focus 11 and prepares to go out on the road again for a World Tour, in support of the new album, and as it builds up to its 50th Anniversary.
Thijs van Leer - Hammond-organ, flute and vocals
Pierre van der Linden - drums
Menno Gootjes- guitar
Udo Pannekeet - bass