- Parent Category: Blog
- Published: 25 April 2014
Between the 6th – 9th May DeadSocial will be running a pop-up shop to help support Dying Matters Awareness Week. During this week a number of organisations, artists and charities will use the space to address end of life issues, run seminars, workshops and host Death Cafes. The ‘You Only Die Once’ art exhibition will also run in the space throughout the week & feature the internationally acclaimed artists:
Sequin Kay & Lauren Baker, Natalie Jackson, Marianne Hamel & Nikki Johnson, Janne Parvianen, Krystle Mickael & Beth Hughes
Sequin Kay & Lauren Baker - Lucid Visions
Marianne Hamel & Nikki Johnson - Trichrome of small bowel
Tim Watt Performing at DeadSocial's London party in 2013
The Pop-Up shop will conclude with the DeadSocial Party & The YODO Art Exhibition Private View. For those of you haven't attended a DeadSocial party before watch the video below (from South by South West) .
DeadSocial Launch Party video at South By South West (SXSW), Austin Texas. 8th March 2013
Sweetcornbread are an original 5 piece band delivering a foot stomping blend of genres that will keep you dancing, entertained and warmed, from the melodic three part vocal harmonies to the shredding banjo riffs and electronic bass grooves. Following a BBC live session and 6music airtime of the forthcoming single release 'fajita', sweetcornbread are on the up and coming list and are certainly a band set for goodtimes.
Sweetcorn Bread, Fajitas (music video)
Pre-Party - 6.30pm- 8pm: Save The Male.
Save the Male is a comedy, poetry and music showcase, raising awareness of the male suicide prevention charity CALM. Compered by stand-up poet Jack Rooke and curated by Cecilia Knapp, the showcase aims to encourage and inspire people of all ages to engage in creative expression.
Laurie Bolger @lauriebolger host of standup poetry night Bang Said The Gun and radio presenter.
Zia Ahmed @ziasighs winner of Roundhouse Poetry Slam 2011
Cecilia Knapp @ceciliaknapp musician/poet and associate artist of The Roundhouse
Party Friday 8pm-11pm: DeadSocial's London Party & The You Only Die Once Art Exhibition (Private View)
(8pmish) - Paul Sant (House DJ)
(9pm) - Sweetcorn bread (folk band)
(9.45pm - 11pm) Paul Sant (House DJ)
"Thank you" Levertons for providing the drinks. Tickets for the event is free however you need to signup below ahead of the event to attain entry. If you are on an artists guestlist you do not need to register for a ticket.
How to find the party /The Collective Pop-Up Shop - 69 Camden High Street:
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