Playing tracks by
Birdsong (field recording), Steady Hazin, Sunshine (feat Omar & Fatlip), Free & Easy (Renegades of Jazz Louisiana Sunset Remix), I Am The Black Gold of the Sun and more.
DJ and producer Emily Jones (Echo Juliet), has spent 10 years immersed in music, including booking one of the UK’s biggest jazz festivals. She brings that knowledge to the decks with soulful jazz, funk & disco, uplifting afro & latin grooves that delve beyond the mainstream. Hosting Soundcrash Funk & Soul Radio, she serves music plus interviews with the likes of Krafty Kuts & Trojan Soundsystem.
Festival slots include the British Music Embassy at SXSW Texas, Green Man, Love Supreme, Mostly Jazz Funk & Soul Festival, & regular UK sets including Spiritland, the Royal Shakespeare Company and Birmingham favourites, the Hare & Hounds & Cafe Artum.
When booking Cheltenham Jazz Festival, Emily worked with the likes of Gregory Porter, Tower of Power, Gilles Peterson, Van Morrison & more. She is now Senior Producer at Sage Gateshead & also helps run female DJ collective Selextorhood. She is often asked to discuss gender balance in the industry, appearing as a guest on Woman’s Hour.