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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)

GIGS This Weekend: Cafe Lounge, Chelsea Hotel, Sistas With Soul.


Back to Bizness this W/E
Friday: CMAN & JUZZLIKEDAT – rockin’ out in Surry Hills (8-12)
Sat: Chelsea Hotel in Chatty (7-11)
Sunday: Goin in live at Pyrmont w/ DJ’s Jon + MK-1 + Michael Duchesne (from 5pm), tix from www.sistaswithsoul.com
+ remember #keepsydneyopen on Sunday too!


JUZZLIKEDAT’s been busy holding it down in Sydney against all odds to keep our nightlife kickin, CMAN on the other hand has been floating around Mexico, sucking back Mojitos along the Cuban and Carribean Coastlines livin la vida loca!! with freshly packed tropical sounds the infamous duo DJ CMAN & JUzzlikedat reunite this Friday February 19 for MAMMA FEEL GOOD’s ‘TROPICALE SPECIALE’
#funk #reggae #hiphop #latin #disco
Free entry / Doors open 4pm / Kitchen opens 5pm / DJs 8pm
Get in early for a Prawn Pizza / All Cocktails $10 (5-7pm)
Cafe Lounge – 277 Goulburn St Surry Hills

Excited to announce that along side of Michael Duchesne, CMAN, MK-1 and Jon will be gracing us with their DJ skills come Sunday & dropping that soul & funk to please our ears.
Music starts at 5pm and runs through to midnight, so pop in and satisfy that LIVE soul sound & quality tunage void we so desperately seek, & support Sydney night life in fighting against this city’s killer that is “the lockout laws”.
Tix available via sistaswithsoul.com

And this to get you in a good mood – 1:50 is where it’s at!
George Benson, Jo Jones, Milt Buckner, Jimmy Slyde in “L’Aventure du Jazz”



Back home from LA, Mexico, Cuba and Puerto Rico! Ohwee it was a nice lil break!
Ok so it’s time to get bizzi again. This #sunday I’ll be setting the early vibes DJing at #PROJECTSOUL along with some amazing local up and coming musicians/ vocalists and deejays with @sistaswithsoul ・・・
PROJECT SOUL Announcement (numero uno) @dj_cman_got_soul will be taking over on the 1s and 2s for the launch of our SWS live sessions. Feel free to make this legend feel welcome by liking this studly pic.
FYI head to sistaswithsoul.com to grab tix! #sistaswithsoul #projectsoul #sydney #livemusic #djs #vinyl #hiphop #jazz #funk #djcman #michaelduchesne


Sistas with Soul are kicking off their “PROJECT SOUL” series in 2016 with a summer Sunday Session in a new live music venue in the heart of Pyrmont. Local musician/singer/songwriter Michael Duchesne will be the first headline act to feature in our highly anticipated “PROJECT SOUL” Sunday event. For those of us craving an intimate place to kick back, listen to live music and hang out with Sydney’s finest crowd – this is a night you won’t want to miss.

Michael Duchesne:
“An engaging artist & performer, Duchesne has honed his craft to a fine edge, performing throughout Australia’s East coast & frequenting some of Sydney’s top live music venues.

After opening for American artist Eric Benét on his Australian tour in 2011, Duchesne landed a spot on the hit TV show ‘The Voice Australia’, where under the mentorship of ‘Coach Seal’, he made Seal’s top 6. His final performance – The Beatles’ classic ‘Got To Get You Into My Life’ was broadcast Live to over two million people on the first night alone.

Duchesne has an acute skill for songwriting and production & has been described by Award winning producer M-Phazes as “..an asset to Australian Soul Music..”
Duchesne’s debut EP ‘Take Me’ was released in 2014 to a sold out crowd at 505 Jazz Club, and is now available on iTunes.”

DJs and more special guests to be announced!

LIMITED $10 First Release ends Monday 15 February (or until Sold Out)
$15 Second Release


PROJECT SOUL Announcement (numero uno) DJ CMAN will be taking over on the 1s and 2s for the launch of our SWS live sessions. CHECK OUT his funky Prince mix via https://hearthis.at/309649/.

Event: Soul in the Square – Boxing Day!

This is gonna be dope folks, get along to this on Boxing Day, awesome line up of local, interstate and international artists. food trucks, vinyl, kiddie area and Lebanese BBQ area, and Vinyl Store! Tickets available on link below with venue location released to ticket holders today!

Sistas with Soul presents the highly anticipated ‘Soul in the Square’ – an outdoor BOXING DAY event with feel good vibes for all ages. The line up includes some of Sydney’s best local artists & DJs, alongside our internationally recognised guests Ahmed Sirour (Brooklyn) and Melbourne’s MZRIZK (Rizky’s Block Party).

The Sistas will be taking over a secret location in inner Sydney (just a 3 minute train ride from Central station) and transforming a never used before venue into a fresh summer party. The day’s soundtrack will cover everything from Reggae to Soul & Funk to Hip Hop.

“It ain’t a celebration unless something’s cookin” is the way we Sistas like to roll.
Thanks to our Mamas, we’ll be putting together Sydney’s first fusion Middle Eastern food stall ‘Mama’s BBQ’. The event will also include an exclusive bar, dessert food truck, coffee cart, local market stalls and plenty of kids’ entertainment. It’ll be the perfect way to wrap up Christmas celebrations with friends, family and people that aren’t afraid to get down to damn good music!
LIMITED $15 1st Release | $20 2nd Release

MZ RIZK (Melbourne)

This is a licenced venue – strictly no BYO. FREE admission for kids under 12.
Tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/sws-presents-soul-in-the-square-tickets-19544241352
Secret Location – to be revealed to ticket holders via EMAIL @ 12pm on Christmas Day



Final Artist announcement – We are excited to reveal ALPHAMAMA, Sela Moon and GC O’Connor will be joining our international guest Ahmed Sirour (MUSIC) for a live powerhouse performance backed by local favourites ‘The OJeez’.
Boasting largely recognised artists and DJs, Soul in the Square will be a grand send off to 2015!


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Catch me here this weekend if you’re out and about!

Clock Hotel – Saturday 7-9:30pm (soul, funk, nu disco, hip hop)


Then straight to Play Bar for a Halloween special “Groove Dealers” night. 9 DJs ready to rock it! Dress up, $100 bar tab for best dressed, bound to be a gang of fun. (Everything from spooky halloween tunes, hip hop, funk, reggae and afro beats and more).
Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/535964279891240/

Sunday, the 4th edition of Soul on XXII with Sistas With Soul who have thrown three amazing events, mixing up live intimate performances and DJ slots, I’ll be setting the vibes early from 5pm then my homies YUM YUM and DJ MAKOTO (plus GC O’Conner) will be taking you through to 10pm. Always a nice way to wind out the weekend, great peeps, music, and soul food menu and cocktails special. (All things soul, neo soul, hip hop, jazzy fusion, and R&B.
Grab your tickets for this at: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/sistas-with-soul-presents-soul-on-22-yum-yum-edition-tickets-18966823279?aff=es2


Here’s a few of my edits to get you into weekend mode:

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:


FRIDAY: Keeping it PHOOONKY all night @ Friday afternoon drinks, catching me spinning tunes at Chelsea Hotel (Chatswood), 5:30pm til 1am. [soul,funk,disco,nu disco,hip hop]


SUNDAY: This is definitely going to be another fun intimate Sunday evening, last party was at capacity with a wicked vibe. I’ll be dropping some Neo Soul, Acid Jazz, Hip Hop and related flavas from 5:30pm to 7pm at CAFE XXII in Pyrmornt (just opp. Star Casino). Also catch digger DJ Milk Crate Jones and a special live performances by the soulful Rob Edwards.

Sistas with Soul presents ‘Soul on 22 – Neo Soul Edition’
Back by popular demand – we are excited to bring you our latest instalment of Soul on 22!!! On the 2nd of August the Sistas with Soul will be celebrating the golden age of Neo Soul music by bringing you another eclectic line-up of local djs and artists. On the decks we have DJ Craig Cman and Milkcrate Jones (strictly on vinyl) who’ll be spinning neo soul classics with reminiscent sounds of the Soulquarian era.
We’ll also be featuring a live intimate acoustic session by the talented and soulful Mr
Rob Edwards. Channeling his muses Stevie Wonder, Donny Hathaway and Marvin Gaye in all he creates, Rob believes in making music comprising of a fun and uplifting blend of Neo-Soul, R&B and Acid Jazz. Rob has worked and performed alongside many prolific soul artists including Motown Legend “Smokey Robinson’. Tickets on sale tomorrow at 8EST! Stay tuned here https://www.facebook.com/sistaswithsoul for more details

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