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Zion Train (DJ set) + Digital Niyabinghi
Thu 15 September 2016, 20:00 – 23:30 BST
Zion Train are Dub/Dance pioneers and have been undisputed leaders in the genre for over 2 decades, recently collaborating with the legendary Horace Andy.
We're thrilled to get them behind the decks at Wild Card, bringing big Dub sounds. We're bringing in extra sound tech with WheelUp Soundsystem.
"The irrepressible Zion Train – who are now a full quarter century peddling their wonderful wares" [United Reggae]
"British dub reggae pioneers" [Last FM]
"the cult pioneers of a unique dub/dance cross-over sound" [Wee Dub Festival]
Paul Ibiza Chambers, aka Digital Niyabinghi Jungle Dub Sound system is a legendary figure in UK dance culture. In the early late 80's and 90's he was at the core of the UK Rave scene putting on the Fantastic Ibiza night in London, headlined by the likes of Carl Cox and Grooverider. In 1994 he set up Jungle Splash, which has now been going strong for over two decades, putting on the likes of Shy FX, Nicky Blackmarket and Rat Pack, with General Levy playing for Jungle Splash down in Brixton this weekend. And in the 2000's he established MC Convention bringing the likes Skibadee and Shabba to the fore. He established Ibiza Records in the late 80's, home of Potential Bad Boy, and ran Jungle Mania CDs, he's in the picture with the golden disc for Jungle Mania 2. DJ Mag notes that many credit him with inventing Jungle
He'll be behind the decks at Wild Card Brewery playing a Jungle Dub set, under his current moniker Digital Niyabinghi. Digital Niyabinghi is pioneering an entirely new sound: Jungle Dub. Jungle Dub is sound system music. Conscious roots dub melodies, heavy weight bass lines and subs mixed with Jungle breaks and steppers.
Support from DubRoot and Tom Hope. The venue is a five minute walk from Walthamstow Central tube, and is wheelchair accessible.