70+ artists & underground musicians
A special DJ set from the UK’s most in demand afro-electronic supergroup. Friendly new music for a new generation of world music fans with one foot in the clubs.Listen now
Aphra Shemza is a London based new media artist working with abstraction, interactivity and light. Exploring New Modernism in the 21st Century, Shemza’s work is multidisciplinary making reference to Modernism with a renewed optimism.
Ever evolving Leed’s based live electronica outfit that blend acid jazz, trip hop and soul.Listen now
Part art collective; part rave up: the BBZ crew focus on making a space for queer, trans and non-binary people of colour.
Providing a platform and exploring a plethora of mediums from film, music, poetry and dance, to sculpture, photography, illustration, sound and much more.Listen now
We explore the possibilities within visual art, film making, sound design and everything in between.
We also create unique visual displays that bring products and environments to life. Cinematic backdrops that coincide with the atmosphere of a specific happening.
It might be an artist bio cliche but Channel One truly need no introduction. Their legendary sound system has been at Notting Hill Carnival for over 30 years, they’re known the world over, they’ve won the Red Bull Culture Clash, and they have a near endless bag of rare dub and reggae – the absolute perfect candidates for an extended set in the Sunday afternoon sun.Listen now
CHILDREN OF ZEUS
Sample heavy r’n’b and hip hop with buckets of soul from Mancunian heroes Konny Kon & Tyler Daley.Listen now
Two overpaid city bankers hooked on xanax, fine wine and call girls played too much megadrive and found themselves in the future making outrageously lo-fi electro funk.Listen now
The crew behind one of the hardest touring nights in the UK are on hand with a bag full of dancehall, bashment, soca and afrobeat bombs.Listen now
COLDER TECH SUPPORT
Rare live outing of radio show hosts that play pretty much anything from ambient and jazz to jungle and breakcore, and noted enthusiasts of chatting absolute fraff.Listen now
Without a doubt one of the most in demand DJs in techno today. From his early days as a fabric resident and entry in their iconic mix series, to a critically acclaimed debut album, near constant global tours and an incredible DJ Kicks mix, we can’t wait for Daniel Avery’s hypnotic and driving techno to tear up Baskerville Hall.Listen now
Founder of the legendary Sheffield rave imprint Off Me Nut Records, Dankle’s techno influenced approach to bassline and grime is sure to destroy the Red Room at KALLIDA.Listen now
This year the team behind Eyesymetric will be creating a fully immersive 360˚light installation for you to get lost in, that will take over one of the largest areas inside the mansion.View Visuals
FORSET VISION FILMS
The team behind the legendary late night cinema are bringing it back. Patrick chamberlain & Joseph Gainsborough presents a wet and wild video extravaganza.View Visuals
Funsby AKA Maximum Bellend. One of Mixmag’s “worst names in dance music” and all round legend. Lover of a low sub and a slinky groove, cross genre madness will be order of the day.Listen now
Space colonists, rave enthusiasts, general nutters. Resident Advisor called them “psychedelic rock for the Bangface generation”. Seriously groove heavy, their live show is something to behold – and something you won’t forget for a very long time.Listen now
HIPSTERS DON’T DANCE
Any dancehall fan is bound to know Hipsters Don’t Dance, the DJ duo also known as Kazabon and Hootie Who. They’ve played everywhere from The Tate Modern to Notting Hill, and hosted shows on both Radar and NTS.Listen now
sthisit? is a platform for contemporary art founded in 2016 by its current director, Bob Bicknell-Knight. Online, it operates as a gallery producing monthly exhibitions showcasing emerging to mid-career artists, hosting a roster of guest curators experimenting with the medium of the internet to interrogate a variety of conceptsView Visuals
Footwork, jungle, drum and bass and dancehall make up parts of Itoa’s multifaceted sound – 160 bpm mutations with an unmistakable swagger and buckets of attitude.Listen now
Soulful electronica from this wonderful London based singer songwriter and multi-instrumentalist.Listen now
JUS NOW (Live)
A chance meeting between Interface, a drum and bass producer from Bristol and LAZAbeam. a Trinidadian percussionist led to the formation of Jus Now – a duo whose love of soca, sub bass and carnival culture has been destroying dancefloors globally since 2013.Listen now
Our 2017 headliner returns with a PA set – anyone at the closing set last year will know that this is not one to miss.Listen now
A series of short films exploring how those at the liminal edges of masculinity position themselves within their society.View Visuals
Kodäma is a music duo formed in 2016 by Kiala Ogawa (singer and composer originally from Japan and Congo) and by T-time (bassist and composer).
The word “kodama”, meaning “echo” in Japanese, also refers to spirits conveyed by trees and forests. According to the legends, these spirits are responsible for the the phenomenon in which the mountains echo.
Kodäma’s universe is very linked to Kiala’s cultural sphere with, as a major source of inspiration, her childhood’s memories from the Japanese countryside.
Kodäma is a subtle combination of electronic and acoustic sounds with Kiala’s captivating voice, blending English and Japanese. From this mixture of sounds emerges a spiritual, experimental music marked by their own neo soul groove.Listen now
Kontiki are an explosive four piece, spanning genres to bring their audiences funk, jazz, and progressive southern and west african rhythms and melodies.Listen now
Peachy Resident and DJ for Bitch Please, Kushie is a twisted bass expert comfortable across a whole range of club ready sounds.Listen now
It feels safe to say that modern club music would look very different if it wasn’t for L Vis 1990 and Night Slugs, the label he founded with Bok Bok back in 2010. Their mixture of grime, house, electro, R&B, techno, hip-hop, and dubstep has gone on to lay the groundwork for nightlife the world over.Listen now
London-based designer focused on transforming spaces using light and sculpture. The returning artist will be creating a site specific work outside the house.View Visuals
Known for his fast paced journeys through hip-hop, grime and beyond. Co-founder of Bad Taste Records, Abdullah’s one of the hardest working music heads heads in the UK, and has the tune collection to match.Listen now
Reprezent Radio’s resident dancehall specialist and one half of Prestige Pack, Lil C will be absolute shelling the Music Room with bashment riddims new and old.Listen now
Somewhere between drone, pop, power electronics and trip-hop, we can’t wait to hear the Sheffield based four piece live in the flesh at KALLIDA.Listen now
Deeply psychedelic homegrown hip hop for West London. Effortlessly witty and incredibly prolific.Listen now
LOUIS SHAMBLES & ROSY VIVI
Louis and Rosy are a London based duo creating installations and performances. From the silly to the serene their work takes many forms using light, sound and touch to engineer immersive and interactive experiences.View Visuals
For a decade now, Liquid Steel Sound have firmly established themselves as figureheads of the party scene in their native Sheffield. The crew of DJs, MCs and operators have hosted many of the brightest names in global bass music, and their residents are equally wide ranging.Listen now
Manara is an expert in twisted club sounds. She’s a resident of BBC AZN Network on Radar Radio, with links to two of the world’s most cutting edge record labels: Nights Slugs and Fade to Mind.Listen now
We’ll be opening up a third room for music during the nights. That’s being designed by the incredible Morestatelab , whose nightly performance last year totally blew us away. Anyone present in 2017 will know just how excited we are for this.
Mowgli is a London-based multimedia artist and performer. He is interested in the fusion of art and technology, he exhibit and perform internationally. His work fuses experimentation and improvisation, often questioning perception and the nature of reality.View Visuals
NTS stalwart and all round legend Moxie lives and breaths dance music. She runs the night and label On Loop, putting out fantastic records including the must listen, genre spanning Moxie Presents compilations and throwing first rate parties across the UK and Europe.Listen now
NIC BAIRD, RUPES & RUBIN
The only falsehood of calling Make Me London’s best techno party is that they certainly don’t limit themselves to any one genre or style. Instead, throughout their bookings and their DJ sets, they’ve weaved together a patchwork of sounds that feels uniquely their own.Listen now
Nilüfer’s music incorporates London’s urban edge with beautiful wandering guitar lines, downtrodden soul and jazz flickered melodies, on top of minimalist and atmospheric beats. She was a clear highlight of many last year and we are thrilled to have her back.Listen now
Absolute UK jungle/hardcore legend. Also known as Cloud 9, Nookies discography spans groundbreaking releases on vital labels including Moving Shadow, Reinforced Records and Good Looking Records.Listen now
As a visual artist Peter work’s in a range of disciplines producing Painted, Photographic and Printed art works. He focuses on a user centered approach to the development of visual designs, which are applied to surfaces in architectural situations.View Visuals
Phatworld are the duo of Dankle and Tich, owners of Off Me Nut records. They’re sitting on a vault of their own productions and dubplates that most DJs can only dream of, and tear through bassline and jungle tracks that sound like nothing else on this planet.Listen now
Long time Bad Taste affiliate, Rawkid has been an active force in the Sheffield grime scene for several years now, renowned for his trademark high-energy delivery.Listen now
A founding member of Liquid Steel Sound, Reuben G has been tearing down dancefloors across the UK for over eight years now. A talented producer with an eclectic record bag of tricks, his style matches Liquid Steel Sound’s diverse musical sensibilities switching from Garage and Grime to Bashment and Drum & Bass.Listen now
There’s a lot of sub-genres within drum and bass, and no one moves through them quite as effortlessly as Rockwell. He doesn’t stop there either, with Detroit techno, booty bass and footwork all informing parts of his unique sound. It’s going to be a wild one.Listen now
Sacha Kella first started DJing and promoting drum & bass in his native London before switching to grime, funky and bashment. Since then, his curation of Leeds based events Clarks & The Honey Pot have made a big impact on the wider scene with appearances at Outlook, Parklife and Hideout Festivals.Listen now
Satsumas is music event and DJ squad based in Bristol, promoting anything to get you moving and grooving.Listen now
SHEFFIELD DOC FEST
Sheffield Doc/Fest is a world leading and the UK’s premier documentary festival, celebrating the art and business of documentary and all non-fiction storytelling.
Operating in the heart of UK,Sheffield Doc are a hub for all documentary and non-fiction storytelling across all platforms, from feature length to shorts, and including interactive, augmented reality, and virtual reality projects. We will be showcasing a range of shorts for out Sunday program.View Visuals
The very aptly named Smiley Maxx is a master of jungle, bassline, and whatever else he feels like blasting out that day – the main link is that he’s bringing the good vibes every time.Listen now
You can find PC Musics secret weapon monthly on NTS dropping everything from gabba and breakcore to trance and twisted garage – it’s off the wall, high level intensity every time.Listen now
Walking disco, funk and rare groove encyclopaedia. One half of London’s One Night Love Affair.Listen now
Mysterious bassline supergroup and occasional happy hardcore enthusiasts. K-Orse and Tich’s side hustle was an anonymous project at first, but with pranging basslines this large they couldn’t keep it under wraps for long.Listen now
Originally rising to fame with legendary french hip hop outfit TTC, and in duo Sound Pellegrino Thermal Team, now Teki Latex is chiefly known for his DJ sets san frontiers. Literally anything goes – deconstructed club, roughneck techno, grime and classic pop are all blended seamlessly and with buckets of flair.Listen now
THE BUSY TWIST
Staples of the South London club scene, The Busy Twist are a duo who take in dance music from all across the globe, and throw it into the pot to create something extraordinary.Listen now
Tom’s works are unique analogue photographic prints, the study of the occurrence in plastic birefringent materials when viewed with polarised light.
The manipulation and magnification of light reveal an abstract pallet of colour, texture and form, set in photography’s accountability to the real. We are super excited to showcase what he has in store for us.View Visuals
The illusive Trellion’s been making movements in UK hip hop since co-founding Bad Taste Records in 2009, and in that time has risen to become one of the highest regarded lyricists on the scene.Listen now
The lighting and visual based production team Visua create the main stages for KALLDA and are an integral part of team. This year Visua transform the mansions 19th century renaissance music study into the tropical Jungle, with an epic light backdrop.View Visuals
Aaron Mears Aka Zaron Mizmeras is an artist who works in a variety of media. By applying pure abstraction & absurdism, he’s attempting to develop forms that do not follow logical criteria, but are based entirely on subjective associations and formal parallels, which incite the viewer to form new personal associations. This year Zaron will transform the front of Baskerville hall using light and projections to transform the building by night.View Visuals
A stalwart of the Sheffield scene, Zeeni’s immense musical knowledge makes him the perfect choice to keep the energy levels high in between our live acts.Listen now