EVENTS

WE GOT THE FONK!
Staging events 52 week of the year at 3 of our own venues (The CLF Art Cafe, Rye Wax (both temporarily closed) and The CLF Art Lounge & Roof Garden) + Beyond, London wide to Festivals. From Funk, Soul, Rare Groove N' Disco Nights like the The South London Soul Train to 21st Latin-Spired Drums, Bass & Breaks Sessions + beyond. Click The pics for more info and follow the link for tickets + more. See you deep inside or on the dancefloors fo sho!
CLF Art Lounge & Roof Garden - Open

CLF Art Lounge & Roof Garden - Open

THE CLF ART LOUNGE & ROOF GARDENS OPEN FOR BUSINESS!! Think lounge bar, meets supper club, meets 21st century cocktail lounge, bar, restaurant and entertainment space - The CLF Art Lounge is a 2 floor seated only venue, with 2 cocktail bars, 2 live performance, cabaret and comedy spaces, set up for people to chill, converse, eat drink and be thoroughly entertained. 4a Station Way, Peckham SE15 4RX (10m from Peckham Rye Station main entrance)

CLF Art Lounge & Roof Garden Winter Schedule

CLF Art Lounge & Roof Garden Winter Schedule

STUNNING WINTER SCHEDULE INCOMING AT THE LOUNGE!! We've got some amazing shows incoming at The CLF Art Lounge & Roof Gardens. LATIN BRUNCH LIVE every Saturday, featuring world class bands from across the planet, to our weekly NU JAZZ GENERATIONS championing the nu wave of Live Jazz every Wednesday and Friday Nights truly stunning LIVE IN THE LOUNGE Sessions - featuring some of Europe's leading live bands + More, all Free Entry at The CLF Art Lounge & Roof Gardens. Booking recommended.

Weds Jan 19 - Nye Banfield Qrt, Free Entry

Weds Jan 19 - Nye Banfield Qrt, Free Entry

NYE BANFIELD QUARTET (LIVE), FREE ENTRY! Weds Jan 19 - We continue to deliver our our expansive, eclectic weekly live series; NU JAZZ GENERATIONS - Championing the nu-wave of live jazz. Providing an essential platform for talented young and student musicians, hosted in our intimate live lounge. Join us in exploring the stratosphere that is jazz, and beyond, every Wednesday, Free Entry at The CLF Art Lounge. This week, we’re excited to welcome stunning Saxophonist NYE BANFIELD and his Quartet

Thu Jan 20 - The Room presents ..... (Live), Free Entry

Thu Jan 20 - The Room presents ..... (Live), Free Entry

THE ROOM Presents (LIVE) - 3RD THU OF EACH MONTH!! Thu Jan 20 - Leading Progressive, eclectic, South London Collective and Studio THE ROOM presents a Live experimental audio exploration of sound over multiple sets on the the 3rd Thursday of each month, Free Entry at The CLF Art Lounge & Roof Garden. Prepare yourself for some heavyweight electronic soul flow THE ROOM A Creative space for artists built around a community of like-minded creatives. Providing an opportunity to explore sound!

Fri Jan 21 - Amadis & The Ambassadors Live In The Lounge, Free Entry

Fri Jan 21 - Amadis & The Ambassadors Live In The Lounge, Free Entry

AMADIS & THE AMBASSADORS LIVE IN THE LOUNGE! Fri Jan 21 (8pm-1am, Free Entry) - The CLF Art Lounge is well pleased and totally psyched to welcome afro funkalicious soul heads AMADIS & THE AMBASSADORS to the weekly Friday Live In the Lounge sessions. AMADIS here to audio slap the place with maximum Live taste alongside funk, soul, latin DJ MR.BOOGIE/SOULSA, deep in the lounge, Free Entry at The CLF Art Lounge & Roof Garden. Get down! AMADIS AND THE AMBASSADORS (LIVE) - Band on stage around 9pm

Sat Jan 22 - Latin Jazz Brunch Live with Grupo Lokito (Live) + DJ John Armstrong, Free Entry

Sat Jan 22 - Latin Jazz Brunch Live with Grupo Lokito (Live) + DJ John Armstrong, Free Entry

LATIN JAZZ BRUNCH LIVE WITH GRUPO LOKITO!! Sat Jan 22 (1pm-6pm, Free Entry) - GRUPO LOKITO perform live up on the spacious covered / heated roof - creating a modern-day cocktail of two of the great world musics; Fusing blistering contemporary Congolese grooves with the fire of Cuban music, alongside DJ JOHN ARMSTRONG dropping it tropically hot. The results will have audiences dancing in a haze of energy, guaranteed - Free Entry at The CLF Art Lounge & Roof Garden. Gonna be a hot one!

Sat Jan 22 - The South London Soul Train with Fat Brass Band (Live) + More in 3 rooms

Sat Jan 22 - The South London Soul Train with Fat Brass Band (Live) + More in 3 rooms

EVENT MOVED TO OMEARA / MORE BOUNCE TO THE OUNCE!! Sat Jan 22 - Winter is on like Donkey Kong as The South London Soul Train delivers one beast of a show, across 3 rooms for the ultimate get down at Omeara London. Part of An SLST London tour, whilst we await our return to Peckham. Your host with the absolute most JAZZHEADCHRONIC joined by Mukatsuku head, The Mighty NIK WESTON alongside superior sonic heads and positive brass maniacs FAT BRASS BAND (LIVE) + more across 3 rooms at OMEARA Lon ...

Sun Jan 23 - Armchair Soul Sessions - Mellow Mellow Right ON with Richio Suzuki, Free Entry

Sun Jan 23 - Armchair Soul Sessions - Mellow Mellow Right ON with Richio Suzuki, Free Entry

MELLOW, MELLOW - RIGHT ON! Sun Jan 23 - Retrolicious vinyl spinner and Hawaiian Bop supremo DJ RICHIO SUZUKI sonically drops in for his first monthly Armchair rooftop soul session of 2022. Dropping the very best of then to now soul, funk, jazz and vintage latin & beyond. All positively served up for your absolute chilled out listening pleasure, Free Entry up on the covered/heated roof at The CLF Art Lounge & Roof Garden. Get down X

Weds Jan 26 - Nu Jazz Generations - Tommy Remon Quartet, Free Entry

Weds Jan 26 - Nu Jazz Generations - Tommy Remon Quartet, Free Entry

(RESCHEDULED) FREE ENTRY LIVE JAZZ INCOMING! Weds Jan 26 - We continue our new weekly live series, NU JAZZ GENERATIONS - Championing the nu-wave of live jazz every Wednesday. Providing an essential platform for talented young and student musicians, hosted in our intimate live lounge, Free Entry at The CLF Art Lounge & Roof Garden. This week, one of the country's leading young Jazz Guitarists TOMMY REMON is joined by a heavyweight trio of musicians as part of his ever changing Quartet.

Thu Jan 27 - The CLF Laughter Lounge - Evite4

Thu Jan 27 - The CLF Laughter Lounge - Evite4

WORLD CLASS COMEDY INCOMING! Thu Jan 27 - Collywobblers Comedy presents The CLF Laughter Lounge with rising comedy stars CARL DONNELLY, MICHAEL ODEWALE, KUAN-WEN HUANG, ZAHRA BARRI, TOM HOUGHTON & MC SION JAMES Live on stage.

Fri Jan 28 - Frank Williams African Jazz Quintet Live In The Lounge (Free Entry)

Fri Jan 28 - Frank Williams African Jazz Quintet Live In The Lounge (Free Entry)

THE FRANK WILLIAMS AFRICAN JAZZ QUINTET LIVE IN THE LOUNGE! Fri Jan 28 (8pm-1am / Free Entry) - Your all things latin & Afro host DJ JOHN ARMSTRONG joined by legendary South African musician and band THE FRANK WILLIAMS AFRICAN JAZZ QUINTET (LIVE) for an evening of world class african jazz music and beyond, Free Entry at The CLF Art Lounge & Roof Garden. Get deep! FRANK WILLIAMS AFRICAN JAZZ QUINTET - Band On stage around 9pm (performing a minimum of 2 live sets)

Sat Jan 29 - Latin Jazz Brunch Live with Sarabanda (Live) + DJ John Armstrong, Free Entry

Sat Jan 29 - Latin Jazz Brunch Live with Sarabanda (Live) + DJ John Armstrong, Free Entry

SATURDAY LATIN BRUNCH LIVE CONTINUES! Sat Jan 29 (1pm-6pm / Free Entry) - The Mighty JOHN ARMSTRONG once again joined by the UK's leading Cuban Son, salsa, and latin jazz band, the tropically superior SARABANDA Live up on The spacious covered / heated Roof. Expect another righteous lunchtime/early afternoon session where we come together, eat, drink and be seriously, joyfully entertained, Free Entry at The CLF Art Lounge & Roof Garden. With a special Dominican Brunch Menu served by BOCA CHICA.

Sun Jan 30 - Armchair Soul Sessions with Mr Boogie-Soulsa, Free Entry

Sun Jan 30 - Armchair Soul Sessions with Mr Boogie-Soulsa, Free Entry

SALSA BOOGIE TO WARM YOUR SOUL! Sun Jan 30 - The Armchair Rooftop Soul Sessions invites you to get down to the good time globalistic sounds of selector & DJ MR.BOOGIE/SOULSA a.k.a The Vinyl Junkie - here to take you higher with a classic retro to now journey through Black & Latino New York City and way beyond, Free Entry up on the covered/heated roof at The CLF Art Lounge & Roof Garden. Expect a well smooth and sure-fire selection of Latin, Salsa, Soul, Jazz, Funk, Rare Groove, Afrobeat + More.

Thu Feb 03 + Fri Feb 04 - 3rd Estate Live In The Lounge, Free Entry

Thu Feb 03 + Fri Feb 04 - 3rd Estate Live In The Lounge, Free Entry

The 3RD ESTATE 3rd Estate is the new project from Manchester based musician & songwriter Dan '3Digits' Berry. With a upbringing firmly in the UK Jazz tradition and a career performing & recording with Mr Jukes, Bombay Bicycle Club, Slugabed, Speech Debelle & many more... 3Digits has been plotting a collaboration between MCs, vocalists & jazz musicians for some time. In 2019 3rd Estate recorded their debut 'Heart is Beating EP' at Octagon Studios in Brixton and opened for Stones Throw Records.

Sat Feb 05 - Acantha Lang Live In The Lounge + DJ Ali-B, Free Entry

Sat Feb 05 - Acantha Lang Live In The Lounge + DJ Ali-B, Free Entry

ACANTHA LANG LIVE IN THE LOUNGE! Sat Feb 05 - We proudly present stunning New Orleans born and bred soul singer ACANTHA LANG + full live band for a Live In Lounge special to truly get up and get down for. With leading funk, soul & breaks DJ ALI-B handling the strictly good time audio business, this is one well hot and cool show that you seriously don’t want to miss, Free Entry at The CLF Art Lounge & Roof Garden. Things about to get sonically, soulfully righteous in the place! Free Entry

Sun Feb 06 - Armchair Soul Sessions with Perry Louis x Aitch B - Evite

Sun Feb 06 - Armchair Soul Sessions with Perry Louis x Aitch B - Evite

JAZZCOTECH x SOUL 360 POSITIVE SOUL CLASH!! Sun Feb 06 - The Armchair Rooftop Soul Sessions once again rolls out the hot soul audio carpet for absolute legends in the game, DJs PERRY LOUIS (Jazzcotech) x AITCH B (Soul 360). The dynamic audio duo here to serve up a whole trunk load ah funk, soul, jazz, boogie and beyond over 8 hours for your absolute soul fulfilment and head spaced listening and total get down pleasure, FREE ENTRY up on the covered/heated roof at The CLF Art Lounge & Roof Garden.

Thu Feb 10 - Grassroots with Grifton Forbes-Amos Quintet (Live), Free Entry

Thu Feb 10 - Grassroots with Grifton Forbes-Amos Quintet (Live), Free Entry

Grifton Forbes-Amos is one of the latest talents to have emerged from Leeds Conservatoire, and for sure a future UK jazz star in the making. London born and raised, he started playing trumpet aged 10. He happily confesses however that he didn't really start to get heavily into it until he was 18, when he joined Leeds College Of Music (now Leeds Conservatoire). Once in Leeds, he dived into the city's vibrant DIY jazz/soul/global beats scenes with a passion.

Thu Mar 03 - Grassroots with Tjoe & Not To Be Missed (Live), Free Entry

Thu Mar 03 - Grassroots with Tjoe & Not To Be Missed (Live), Free Entry

NTBM (Not-To-Be-Missed) is an original jazz collective led by Tjoe Man Cheung, a Hong Kong native guitarist and composer, and formed by international emerging artists. The group aspires to compose original jazz tunes and perform globally. From Asia to Europe, NTBM brings groovy urban jazz music that creates by string instrument, brass instrument and percussion presented by dynamic line-ups.

Fri Mar 11 - Sat Mar 12 -  Slices Of Soul Live In The Lounge, Free Entry

Fri Mar 11 - Sat Mar 12 - Slices Of Soul Live In The Lounge, Free Entry

SLICES OF SOUL LIVE IN THE LOUNGE! Fri Mar 11 + Sat Mar 12 - We are well stoked and extremely excited to present one of the planets leading bass Players, the irrepressible, forever bass bubbling DEAN MARK and amazing 4 piece 'well tight' band, SLICES OF SOUL (LIVE). DM joined by multi-talented U.S. singer-songwriter, producer and dancer IVY CHANEL, for an evening of original, soulfully sophisticated, class dripping soul and funk Music + an eclectic funk, soul and Jazz DJ set NIK WESTON.

Sat Oct 01 - The South London Soul Train with Don't Problem (Live) + More

Sat Oct 01 - The South London Soul Train with Don't Problem (Live) + More

DON’T PROBLEM BRASS BAND HERE TO AUDIO MACE THE STAGE, LIVE!! Sat Oct 01 2022 - Your host with the dancefloor toasting most JAZZHEADCHRONIC + guest DJ (TBA) soul slap, funk up and deeply tenderize The South London Soul Train stage alongside one of the best Brass Bands anytime, anywhere, the well mighty and magnificent DON’T PROBLEM BRASS BAND (LIVE) & very Direct. Expect to dance well harder y'all, as the trio of red hot dancefloor nuking artists bring the heat and seriously tear the roof off!

Sat Oct 08 - The South London Soul Train with The Inexplicables Live

Sat Oct 08 - The South London Soul Train with The Inexplicables Live

BEST OF TIMES INCOMING!!! Sat Oct 09 - Let the good times flow. THE INEXPLICABLES here to mash up the place with maximum taste, LIVE at The South London Soul Train. Your Funk / Soul / Disco / Brass / Breaks & Hip Hop wielding host with the absolute most JAZZHEADCHRONIC welcoming one of the hottest bands in the UK right now, the well awesome INEXPLICABLES (LIVE). This band are truly hot good people, bringing a truly unique style and flava that's guaranteed to set it off.