The Heatwave // September 27
The Heatwave are a dancehall soundsystem and production outfit from England. Their explosive live performances have been a regular fixture at Notting Hill Carnival over the last 10 years, playing on trucks, soundsystems and local afterparties. Their notorious Hot Wuk party is one of the UK’s longest-running dancehall events, packing out venues all over England and selling out KOKO on carnival weekend four years in a row.
Since 2014, Sim Simma has grown from a weekly social clubnight in Dublin to hosting international boat parties, running festival stages and hosting high calibre DJs & MCs. Most recently, the collective have launched their own label Sim Simma Records, with their debut EP ‘Pass The Aux Cord’ released in early 2019 to critical acclaim from BBC Radio 1 legend Annie Mac, among many other DJs and tastemakers in the underground club scene.
God Knows is rapidly becoming one of the most electrifying souls in music in Ireland. An MC with no concern for boundaries, he has consistently smashed all live-shows and guest appearances around the country. Along with being the founding member of Shannon’s ‘Random Acts Of Kindness’ collective, his unique MC fusion of grime, rap and spoken word has firmly established him as one of the most formidable front-men in Ireland.
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