LEAF – Performances including The Bloody Beetroots and Trentemoller
LEAF is a major new city-wide event for London.
Using its full title of London Electronic Arts Festival, due to take place in London on the 7th November through to the 10th November, showcasing its innovative heritage in electronic music.
LEAF is created and curated by Bestival founder and BBC Radio 1 DJ Rob da Bank and International Music Summit creator Ben Turner, in partnership with SJM Concerts. At the central creative venue, the LEAF HUB, located at the historic Shoreditch Electric Light Station, there will be workshops, exhibitions, master-classes and talks, including the legendary Giorgio Moroder in conversation, and New Order talking about the influence of Ibiza on the recording of their 1989 Technique album.
Dinos Chapman from the renowned Chapman Brothers will appear at LEAF with an AV Installation of his much celebrated music project, Luftbobler. Seth Troxler & Ryan Crossons Smokey Tails will provide the food and William Orbit will talk and play Live.
Across the capital, LEAF will stage shows in some of London’s most revered live music venues and warehouse spaces including Major Lazer at Brixton Academy on 7 November, and Trentemoller at The Forum. There will be additional events of all shapes and sizes, largely in the surrounding east London area, including a performance by The Bloody Beetroots at Village Underground on 7 November, as well as a DJ set by Giorgio Moroder at Oval Space, which is a UK exclusive. For techno fans Chris Liebing will perform a 6hr set in an East London Warehouse space on Friday 8th November and an exclusive event for 150 badge holders with Boiler Room, presenting Eats Everything, MK and Rob da Bank.
Entry to the LEAF HUB is via a four-day pass or a day pass, with stand-alone ticketed events which are priced below from www.LEAFlondon.net
£30 Day Pass – access to daytime talks and evening events£65 LEAF Festival Pass – access to all daytime talks and evening events