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Issue 1101

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Win Soundcrash Funk & Soul weekender passers + chalet for 4

Win tickets / chalet for 4 to the Soundcrash Funk & Soul Weekender
Win tickets / chalet for 4 to the Soundcrash Funk & Soul Weekender BUY NOW

The inaugural Soundcrash Funk & Soul Weekender takes place from 13-15 May at Camber Sands Holiday Camp, East Sussex. The line-up includes a plethora of stars from the worlds of; Funk, Soul, Latin, Afrobeat, Northern Soul, Ska, Swing, Hip Hop and House and many other subgenera in between - with a capacity set at 3000, this perfect mix of music and music lovers, have an opportunity to sample a little of what they fancy and a lot of what they want.

Those already announced inc; Roy Ayers (headliner), George Clinton, DJ Afrika Bambaataa, Alice Russel, Craig Charles, Quantic, Gentleman's Dub Club, Tony Allen and Tinariwen, Taylor McFerrin, Andrew Ashong, Haitus Kaiyote, Andreya Triana, Onr, Harleigh Blu, The Milk, Fatima & Eglo Band, Norman Jay, Mr Scruff, DJ Yoda, Dele Sosimi, Renegade Brass and latin guv'nor / finger on the funk pulse DJ, Snowboy. In fact, there are over 30 artists and well over 40 DJ's on their way to Camber Sands in May, whose sole mission is to make sure this is going to be one hell of a party!

Other exciting weekender things to do inc; Live Band Karaoke, Brass Bands, Music Quizzes, Northern Soul Dance Classes, South London Soul Train Stage and Live Brass Band Soundtracked Crazy Golf Tournaments! I kid you not!

Soooooo, if you would like to win a weekend stay in a chalet at the holiday camp where this extravaganza is happening, for yourself and 3 mates + weekend passes to all the magical musical action happening above and more - a lot more! All you have to do is answer our simple event related question and be the first draw at random on Friday February 12 at noon. That's Feb 12th at 12, easy to remember!

Q: Headlining funk, soul, jazz composer and famous vibraphone player, Roy Ayres, released a scorching track from an equally hot album of the same name in 1976 - what was that track and album called?

A) Everybody's Free (To Feel Good)
B) Everybody Loves The Sunshine
C) Everybody Hates Chris

Answer and your full details, including phone number to please add "FUNK & SOUL WEEKENDER" in the subject box.

Good luck!


Pontins Holiday Centre
New Lydd Road
Camber Sands
TN31 7RL

Chalet accommodation (catering for 4-6 people) is included in the price of festival tickets. Prices are available for 4, 5, 6, 7 and 8 berth chalets, and range from £141 – £176pp

Any accommodation questions

Chalets with disabled access are now sold out
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