Go on a deejaying adventure with JONNY CUBA & FRIENDS, where a short phrase will determine the musical direction. Expect sounds old and new through the prism of a different theme for every show from Jonny and his guests, featuring the finest UK producers and selectors.
Jonny Cuba made two LP's for Ninjatune in their golden age before going on to found international Hip Hop crew Soundsci. As a producer he has recorded a shelf full of records, including music for the legendary UK sound Libraries: KPM, Boosey & Hawkes and Bruton. Jonny's most recent project is 'Other Mirror', a live band encompassing all the influences of a lifetime's digging.
JONNY CUBA & FRIENDS Episode 1 "Above The Clouds" with DJ FOOD aka Strictly Kev
For the premiere episode of JONNY CUBA & FRIENDS, Jonny is joined by UK master producer DJ FOOD, aka Strictly Kev for a sixty minute musical journey "Above The Clouds." This gorgeous set of of rare jazz, fusion and ambient sounds features tracks from Broadway Project, Mick Clarke, Tangerine Dream, Young Holt Unlimited, Steve Roach and more....
DJ Food is an electronic music project currently headed by Kevin Foakes aka Strictly Kev. Originally conceived by the members of Coldcut on the Ninja Tune independent record label, the project started in 1990 on the premise of providing metaphorical "food for DJs". The later DJ Food albums have developed with shades of Latin, Dub, Breakbeat, Ambient and Drum 'n Bass.
For more information about Strictly Kev aka DJ Food, follow him @strictlykev on Instagram and check out www.djfood.org for full discography, downloads and updates.
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