First Listen: Mr. Scruff "Render Me" (Andrés Remix) & Roundhouse Set Times
Hot on the heels of his fourth studio album Friendly Bacteria, Ninja Tune unveils a trio of Render Me reworks featuring Detroit's funky technician Dez Andrés (Slum Village / Mahogani Music / La Vida); Royalty & AD Bourke; and Mr. Scruff himself. - order your copy from the Ninjashop, iTunes & Amazon.
On the flip, Royalty (Five Easy Pieces) team up with Italian cosmic funk freak AD Bourke for a summery boogie-tinged workout and Scruff delivers a beefed-up, drum-heavy re-tweak expressly made for the dancefloor.
Mr. Scruff takes over the Roundhouse in London this Saturday 31st May for an all-day session with a host of friends and family including Portico Quartet, Fatima & the Eglo Live Band, Alex Nut, Werkha, Matthew Halsall Trio and Denis Jones. There will also be real ale, cheese and NTS Radio. Friendly Bacteria is out now on 2LP, CD & digitally - Ninjashop / iTunes / Amazon.
Tickets are available here and if you haven't got your hands on the record yet, the Golden Ticket bundle edition comes with an all-dayer ticket, transparent vinyl edition of the album, signed and numbered Mr. Scruff print and a handful of stickers.
Mr. Scruff DJ set (8.30pm – 11.30pm)
Portico Quartet live (7.30pm – 8.30pm)
Alexander Nut DJ (6.30pm – 7.30pm)
Fatima and the Eglo Live Band (5.30pm – 6.30pm)
Special guest DJ (4pm – 5.30pm)
Studio Theatre – DJ Kelvin Brown
Werkha live (6.30pm – 7.30pm)
DJ (5.30pm – 6.30pm)
Denis Jones (live) (4.45pm – 5.30pm)
DJ (3.45pm – 4.45pm)
Matthew Halsall Trio live (3pm – 3.45pm)
DJ (2pm – 3pm)
Torquil’s Bar & Terrace – hosted by NTS DJs:
Trevor Jackson (8.30pm – 10.30pm)
Cherrystones (6.30pm – 8.30pm)
Jazzman Gerald (4.30pm – 6.30pm)
Charlie Bones (2pm – 4.30pm)
After party – Studio Theatre
11.30pm-2.30am with Alexander Nut, Mr. Scruff & friends