- WHAT'S ON -
MARTIN JOHN | WEDNESDAY 05 + 12 + 19 DECEMBER | 6PM - 8.15PM
Rake’s is hosting live swing music with renowned musician, songwriter and vocalist Martin John.
Injecting timeless classics from Sinatra to Bobby Darin and Dean Martin to Michael Bublé with a fresh, original and unique style entirely his own, Martin is bringing to Rake’s every Wednesday that Christmas spirit we all adore.
DJ sets from 9.30pm to 1.30am in the Front Room Thursday to Saturday.
TUGG | RESIDENT DJ ON EVERY THURSDAY + FRIDAY 21 + NYE
Nathan Curran, a.k.a. Tugg, has been the regular drummer for renowned British electronic music duo Basement Jaxx. Inspired by the likes of DJ Harvey, Tugg plays all different styles of eclectic music ranging from disco, boogie, house, soul, afro latin, to party classics.
SAM MELIA / RESTLESS FUNK | FRIDAY 7
The Duo plays a choice blend of the very best re-edits of Disco, Funk, Boogie, R&B, Hip Hop and House Music on the planet.
JEANIE CRYSTAL | SATURDAY 8 + FRIDAY 14
Jeanie started her DJ career in the trendy ends of East London, playing for up to 8 hours at a time. As a result, Jeanie had time to shape her own varied and remarkably eclectic style. In time, Jeanie started her own night Pattern Party, that played post-punk, rock'n'roll, disco and 90's rave music. From the popularity of Pattern Party, she has since played at numerous events, such as Glastonbury and Afropunk.
TONY PISCITELLI | SATURDAY 15
Tony's sets are infused with mainstream House Music, Deep House, Tech House. His work is versatile, inventive, energetic and passionate, whatever genre he is playing. Musically inspired by artists such as David Guetta or Paul Oakenfold, Tony managed to create a distinctive style which is unmistakably his own.
KRISTY HARPER | SATURDAY 22
Helping change the belt on her Dad's turntable at 8 years old then at 13 inheriting his massive collection of records spanning disco, funk, afro disco and rock'n'roll, music was destined to be a big part of Kristy's life. Childhood memories of Grace Jones fused with a new passion for techno and tribal house can be seen in her live sets as she seamlessly weaves through the realms of disco, house and techno adding tropical elements from her travels to the Americas and Africa.