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Soul Stripped Sessions: A Black History Special

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The POW

The prince of Wales

467-469 Brixton road

London

SW9 8HH

United Kingdom

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A Black History month Special


Soul Stripped Sessions is a unique live music experience featuring the finest hand-picked female soulful singer-songwriters. For fans of Lauryn Hill, Tracy Chapman, India Arie, Lianne la Havas, Corinne Bailey Rae, Erykah Badu, Amy Winehouse, Jill Scott, Grace Carter etc


One of a kind. The sell-out monthly event rated 5* by audiences for the atmosphere, hosting and consistently high quality of music, brings these impressive female artists, performing original songs and covering one by a female soul artist you know & love.


This October brings a special themed show celebrating Black History and women in Soul music.


4 carefully selected artists, each with her own individual soulful style and stage persona, she packs personality with incredible vocals and songwriting. She's got something to say and she is making a name for herself. Representing the versatility of women in music, we are so thrilled to present... stripped back, rich & raw music with Soul.


Featuring Zola Marcelle, Bee Bakare, Teshay Makeda and Rakaya Fetuga


Zola Marcelle

Winner of the Drake Yolanda Award 2019, the Zimbabwe-born, England-raised singer songwriter is the epitome of cross-culture. Her style is boundless dubbing what she calls 'Galactic Jazz'. With support from BBC Radio 1 and numerous Europe festivals under her belt, performances include the likes of Royal Albert Hall and Wembley.

https://youtu.be/RK5QfR3JiYM


Bee Bakare

Inspiration from the likes of Lauryn Hill, Whitney Houston and India Arie, Bee hopes to spread the message of self-love, embracing your natural beauty and being yourself. A vibrant performer, BBC One TV Judge and award-winning songwriter, she has received support from BBC radio and Introducing.

https://youtu.be/Jvo1VRJp4nU


Teshay Makeda

Otherwise known as the Empress Of Roots Soul, the London-based singer-songwriter, has a unique style grounded in her Rastafarian roots- a hypnotic fusion of Reggae, Soul and RnB, dubbed 'Roots Soul'. Her upcoming EP titled ‘Omega Mother Goddess’, explores the Roots and Soul of the 'Divine Feminine'.

https://youtu.be/Yt_nsVRJ5s0


Rakaya Fetuga

Of Nigerian and Ghanaian heritage, London based poet Rakaya joins conversations on overlapping identities, faith and culture as self-affirmation. She won the Spread the Word Poetry Prize in 2017 and the Roundhouse Poetry Slam in 2018. Performances at the likes of the British Museum, Royal Albert Hall, Trafalgar Square and The Ivy.

https://youtu.be/zE84YQ-i5wk



**PLUS!... an extended after-show jam**

An extension of our much loved After-Show JAM! Watch the girls perform soulful classics together at the end.


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TICKETS:

** For a limited time only, Grab EARLY BIRD tickets at £5 ! **

(subject to availability)

No booking fees! We take that on as a gesture to our guests

Tickets: £5 Early bird / £8 ADV / £10 door

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Join us as we transform the indoor club into a tropical, one-off black historical haven with female-led soulful music.


Doors open from 7pm, Music starts 8.15pm

Happy hour from 7-9pm !









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How do I get there?

Getting there: The POW is less than 5 mins away from Brixton underground station (Victoria Line, Zone 2). Exit tube, turn left and its about 200m on the left on the corner with Coldharbour lane. Also, the buses 3, 133, 159, 415 operate frequent 24-hour services at the station.


How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

We'd love to hear from you. Please e-mail info@soulstrippedsessions.com with ANY enquiries. We aim to respond within 2 working days.

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More about Soul Stripped Sessions ?

Soul Stripped Sessions started in London, UK in March 2017 and currently monthly sell-out shows in London's thriving music scene and Brighton. It advocates for supporting women in music and maximising the live music experience for music lovers everywhere and its artists alike.

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The POW

The prince of Wales

467-469 Brixton road

London

SW9 8HH

United Kingdom

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Eventbrite's fee is nonrefundable.

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