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EVENT: SWS Boxing Day Sessions: ft. MXXWLL / BILLY DAVIS & The Goodlords / S I L E N T J A Y / MzRizk (DJ) / DJ Klasik / DJ CMAN

So proud of my SWS girls. For the last few years they have have put their heart and soul into pushing events that embrace good live soul music, touching on funk, jazz, and hip hop, and nu sounds. Each party brings something a little different, so don’t expect a run of the mill event with cliched music. I’m so honoured to be part of their DJ team from their very first party and to see each event get bigger and better! This year, they’ve handpicked Australia’s hottest up and coming live artists and producers, supported by an elclectic array of DJ tastemakers.

It’s all going down this Boxing Day, live music, organic soul food/ cocktails /juices in a licensed indoor/outdoor warehouse style venue. Grab your tickets ASAP (first release has already sold out).

Grab tickets here

Full details below:
SWS Boxing Day Sessions **** ft. MXXWLL / BILLY DAVIS & The Goodlords / S I L E N T J A Y / MzRizk (DJ) / They Call Me Klasik / DJ CMAN ****

Sistas with Soul are bringing back their BOXING DAY sessions for 2016.
We’ve handpicked Australia’s hottest producers and most anticipated artists of the year for a lineup that celebrates local talents making waves internationally.
Indoor/Outdoor warehouse style venue
Organic Soul Food menu
Cocktails & organic juices
All ages music event (free for kids under 12 )

This is a licenced venue – strictly no BYO.
FREE admission for kids under 12.

LIMITED $29.99 1st Release (Almost SOLD OUT) | $39.99 2nd Release

On the Decks:

Live Lineup:


S I L E N T J A Y (Mlb)

Sounds of Afrobeats Festival – Soul of Sydney DJs (DJ CMAN x Edseven)


Sounds of Afrobeats Festival | “Electric in Energy, Rich in Cultural Diversity”

Welcoming you all back to Australia’s largest outdoor Afrobeats Festival for a third time on the 15th October 2016 ! !

On Saturday 15th October our Sounds of Afrobeats (S.O.A) Dj’s & performers will be returning to North Sydney’s iconic venue at The Greenwood Hotel.

This time around we will be celebrating the life of Fela Kuti with artists to be advised in due course.

Our Dj’s will deliver an intense energy, exuberant style and African polyrhythms from genres including;

* AfroBeats* Tribal House* Afro Fusion *Soukous * Lingala *Rumba * Latin House * Soca* Afro-Latin * Afro House * Tropical House * Afro Jazz* Dancehall and more.

Further details to our upcoming line up will be released shortly.

This will strictly be an 18+ event we encourage all patrons to drink responsibly throughout the day and night on Saturday 15th October

If this will be your first time to our event we would like to sincerely welcome you all to the Sounds of Afrobeats Family. Our event is all about vibrant energy, good vibes and most importantly GREAT MUSIC.

We are ever so proud to welcome back our ☆Soul of Sydney brothers ☆ back to the | Sounds of Afrobeats Festival 2016 |

☆ Dj Cman | Dj EdSeven ☆
▪Soul of Sydney Dj’s | Afro Funk / Afro Fusion
Professional body-movers and purveyor of the finest musical selections with eclectic collection of Soul and Funk, Afro Latin rhythms, Dance floor Jazz, New York Disco, Roller Boogie , Garage, Tropical Rhythms & beyond.
☆ DJ Cman |
Drawing musical influence from his childhood favourite artists like George Benson, A Tribe Called Quest, James Brown, Jodeci, De La Soul, Lou Rawls and Ray Barretto; DJ CMAN today enjoys fusing all these elements into his sets taking party goers on a soulful journey from Funk to Bossa, Reggae to Disco, Hip Hop to Boogaloo, and all things in between.
Armed with a unique ear, deep collection and a skill for combining diverse sounds, Sydney’s edseven has built a solid reputation as a dj over the last 15 years as well as a producer/remixer and more recently as a promoter.A collector of many styles, a typical Edseven dj set could include anything from Detroit Hip Hop to Nigerian Funk, Broken beat to Chicago House, Classic Soul to Future Beat and beyond.


An absolute pleasure to be asked back to play at one of the best and longest running school night live jam sessions in town at The Beresford Hotel upstairs from 8pm.
Just a reminder to all fans of THE MONDAY JAM that the jam is on TUESDAY NIGHT this week, and not tonight. We’re moving to Tuesday night for ONE WEEK ONLY! And we’re super excited tomorrow night to be presenting singer & songwriter TIMOTHY BOWEN with The New Ojeez! Doors open 8:00pm, so get in early for a good seat as DJ CMAN gets the night in full swing from the decks! See you all TUESDAY NIGHT for a party!


Sistas With Soul – SOUL on 22 – Open Mic Night (+ DJ CMAN + KRYSTEL DIOLA)

SOUL on 22 – Labour Day Weekend Edition


Sydney family this Labour Day long weekend we are throwing down an extra special Sunday Soul Session @ Cafe XXII. Sistas with Soul will be launching their first ever Open Mic night supported by Sydney’s best DJs in Hip Hop/Funk/Soul/Jazz DJ CMAN & Krystal Diola.

Our first release of tickets will be available at 7pm Monday, get them tickets early as the venue is intimate and will reach capacity!
More info: https://www.facebook.com/sistaswithsoul

***********Ticket Release Information***********

>>>Monday 28 Sep @ 7pm – 1st Release $5
>>>Thursday 1 Oct @ 7pm – 2nd Release $10

Purchase tickets via Eventbrite:

DJ CMAN @ The Terrace Sydney Town Hall (ART & ABOUT) w/ Emma Pask (26.09.) + Paul Capsis & Café of the Gate of Salvation (27.09)

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Sydney ART & ABOUT festival starts this weekend folks! With 9 Nights of Free gigs at the Terrace Bar pop-up bar @ Sydney Town Hall from 5pm-10pm each night. Catch me, DJ CMAN on the closing weekend of the 26th & 27th supporting Aussie Jazz icon Emma Pask, and Paul Capsis with his 20 piece gospel choir! Sure to be a great event put on by City of Sydney Council. Come down check it out and enjoy some art and music in the evening this spring!

This spring, Sydney’s newest live music venue is The Terrace. For nine nights only, the historic Sydney Town Hall Terrace becomes the backdrop for a rooftop garden bar with the best live music the city has to offer – and it’s all free! (No tickets required, it’s first in, best dressed!)

• Fri 18 September from 5pm – Jones Jnr with DJ Huwston

• Sat 19 September from 5pm – Pat Capocci with Dusty Fingers

• Sun 20 September from 3pm – Kid’s Day featuring DJ Bubu spinning 80s hits + kids craft activities and dance tutorials

• Tues 22 September from 5pm – Sydney Youth Music Team takeover: Gordi & Twin Caverns with Family Values + Daisy

• Wed 23 September from 5pm – Microwave Jenny with Rhythm Sensua

• Thur 24 September from 5pm- Richard in Your Mind with Dusty Fingers

• Fri 25 September from 5pm – Dave & Joji from Gang of Youths with I OH YOU DJs

• Sat 26 September from 5pm- Emma Pask: A Latin Fiesta with DJ CMAN

• Sun 27 September from 3pm- Paul Capsis & Café of the Gate of Salvation with DJ CMAN

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The Terrace celebrates Sydney’s rich live music scene with a diverse line-up including a special acoustic set by Dave & Joji from the chart-topping Gang of Youths, indie-pop darlings Microwave Jenny, and the Latin jazz stylings of The Voice star Emma Pask.

That’s along with intimate sets by Jones Jnr, Pat Capocci and Richard In Your Mind, and an unmissable performance by one of Sydney’s favourite sons: Paul Capsis with Café at the Gate of Salvation, in which one of our most iconic voices sings alongside a 20-person gospel choir.

DJ Bubu will spin the decks with disco and 80s hits with easy-to-learn dance tutorials on Kid’s Day. Art and craft activities will keep the kids busy when they are all danced out.

The Terrace is designed by sustainable-style gurus Amber Road and takes inspiration from the garden rooftop renewals of New York to create a lush green oasis in the heart of the city.

Enjoy a post-work drink and bite to eat to the soundtrack of Sydney’s best DJs.

For more information the full Art & About program, visit artandabout.com.au

facebook event link

#ArtandAbout, #Cityofsydney, #DJCMAN

Event Debut this Sunday 5th July will hit capacity: SISTAS WITH SOUL “Soul on 22” – register your spot free ASAP

“SISTAS WITH SOUL”  (Cassie, Nadine, Tanya) – These girls know more than a thing or two about great music. I’m super excited to be supporting these fabulous ladies on their event debut.
Soul, Hip Hop, Jazz, Funk etc all on the eclectic tip – in the intimate space of Cafe 22 (opp. Star Casino). There will be inside and outside areas and tables from 6pm. Plus Table bookings with food and drinks (Bookings essential).
>>> VIP tickets still available!
$100 for a table of 4 which includes:
-Fried chicken bucket
-Chicken and waffles
-Cajun shrimp skewers
-Honey glazed chicken wings
and two sides
-Sweet potato fries &
-Potato salad

VIP beverage table service throughout the evening and guaranteed entry to the event is also a plus. Get in quick soul fam – they’re moving like hot..waffles


>>>> Avid Vinyl collector and all round music aficionado CASSIE will be gracing us with some of her finest music selections …ALSO NOT TO BE MISSED a
 live acoustic performance by none other than Miss Tanya (we’ve all been waiting eons for both of these things to happen!)

Also providing the vibes for the evening: the musically multi-talented Krystel Diola, and myself laying down some choice cuts while you all enjoy your food, drinks and laid back atmosphere!  


Keepin’ it SOULFUL and intimate – a new monthly Sunday of LIVE  MUSIC, GOOD FOOD & VINYL .

Our good friends over at SISTERS WITH SOUL debut a new monthly Sunday nighter at that really looks to be a real step in the right direction for Sydney’s live music scene. The unique night will be one of the few places in Sydney to enjoy LIVE SOUL,  JAZZ on a Sunday, hear DJ sets all while you have dinner.

Focussed on bringing together local Singers, Poets, Mc’s, Musicians, Artists, Crate Digger, DJ’s and selectors once a month for an evening of STRIPPED BACK LIVE SOUL, JAZZ R&B, HIP HOP VIBES, DJ SETS & GOOD FOOD in the unique setting of Pyrmont’s Café 22.

Launching this Sunday (July 5th) from 6pm the night will feature DJ sets from our good friends DJ’s Krystel Diola (of Behind the Front), Cassie, Soul of Sydney’s own DJ Cman as well as very special LIVE set from Miss Tanya and some more special guests.   

When : Sunday 5th June 2015 – 6pm
Music: Live Soul, R&B, Jazz, Hip Hop & beyond.

Where: Café 22 – (22 Union St Pyrmont) 
Cost: Free (with registration) or $25 each (For tables & dinner)

Sistas with Soul: https://www.facebook.com/sistaswithsoul?ref=hl

Event link: https://www.facebook.com/events/706567172822656/

Tickets: http://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/soul-on-22-tickets-17474494684



It’s $3 Pizza Tuesday feat country bluegrass old-timey outfit Marlon Williams & band live 7pm, supported byFanny Lumsden +DJ Cman playing everything tropical and funky til late. $3 Pizzas All-Night-Long / Happy Hours 5-7pm (Cheaper everything) See ya down under!


Tuesday is $3 Pizza night plus live acoustic acts every week. This week Betty & Oswald are back for their 2nd set at Cafe Lounge from 7pm. DJ CMAN from 9pm playing chilled out tropical flavas and rockin rhythm and blues.