FSS Meets: Roots Renegade x Bassjam // definition:: x Levelz

Iard Hendre, Bangor

Saturday, 12 Oct 2019 – Sunday, 13 Oct 2019

20:00 – 02:30

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The next instalment of the Freedom Soundsystem Meets series sees Freedom Soundsystem and definition:: co-host a massive linkup session for sound system heads from near and afar.

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Freedom Soundsystem X Roots Renegade X Bassjam
+ Guest Vocalists

Mowty Mahlyka - One of the most distinctive voices on the UK Roots and Dub scene. Mowty's conscious lyrics are sought by producers and sound operators far and wide for his trademark ability to blend tough vocal style with smooth delivery. Known previously as DARK ANGEL, Mowty has a catalogue of solid releases with producers and labels including Roots Garden, Foundation Sounds, Nick Manasseh, Danny T and Tradesman, Scotch Bonnet Records, Moonshine Recordings, JStar, Dub Conductor, Sir Troyan, United Forces Of Dub, Spectacular Recordings and Earthikal Tower Records. A unique and versatile artist. It gives us great pleasure to welcome back one of our foundation singers and respected friend, MOW-TEE-MAH-LEE-KAH


Singer Tempa - Resident MC for Lionheart Sound System and regular on the UK's Roots Sound System Scene, Tempa's lyrical style is released and unleashed on Conscious Sounds & Purple Fade Records and his own label Side Track Music. Now hear it on Freedom SoundSystem


Freedom Soundsystem deliver another crucial selection of fresh new releases, old roots classics, and exclusive dubplate specials.


Roots Renegade showcase their heavyweight dub plates, explosive productions exclusive to the Roots Renegade label and rare tunes from deep in their bottomless crates:
Roots Renegade was founded way back in 2007 in Norwich, a smaller city known for its massive reggae scene. Specialising in roots reggae music from 70s to the present day and growing as quickly as the crew’s heavyweight selection; their soundsystem and following are fast becoming one of the biggest around. And since 2007, Roots Renegade’s reach has stretched far beyond Norwich, running dances across the UK alongside David Rodigan, Mungo’s Hi-Fi, Iration Steppas and lots more.

Not content with only playing some of the heaviest Roots tunes to be found, Roots Renegade have turned their production and networking skills to producing and (sometimes) releasing their own style – some of the toughest soundsystem music around. The Roots Renegade record label has been running since 2015 and has releases working with Cornell Campbell, Earl 16, Skari, Robert Lee, Queen Omega, Blackout JA, Topcat, MC Spyda, Omar Perry and King Kong. Check out some of their releases here: https://rootsrenegade.bandcamp.com https://www.facebook.com/Roots.R.Records/

Roots renegade also have forthcoming releases featuring Dennis Brown, Sugar Minott, Noel Ellis, Horace Andy, Singer Tempa and Icho Candy all coming on vinyl soon. And lots more to follow.

In true Sound System style, Roots Renegade also hold back a closely guarded cache of heavyweight exclusive recordings – too special to release.

Expect dubplates galore when Roots Renegade are in town! And don’t miss it!


DJ Oblivion, event-producer behind East Anglia's biggest events/festivals/raves including Bassjam, Warrior Jungle, Color & Blueprint festival; treats us to a finale based upon his favourite selection of deep nu skool Jungle riddims & techy dance floor dnb.

======LONG BARN======
definition:: powered by Hi::def Sound System

You know what to expect!
Full range frequency response and some of North Wales’ best DJs. Clean, heavyweight sound and unrivalled selection of tightly mixed floorfillers

And Headlining room 2 for ::definition, we have Hit&run head honcho Rich Reason along side Levelz DJ, producer and general bad man Metrodome. Blessing the mic is Levelz and Mouse Outfit Mc, T Man.

Fire & Fire Performances

Snacks & Stiff Drinks

=====CAMPING / PARK UPS=====
Ticket holders can stay in the car park / field.
-No Soundsystems
-No Fires
-No Dogs
-Leave site by 12:00 13/10/19.
Please show your appreciation to the landowner by purchasing 1x "Pass for overnight stay" per tent/vehicle


Iard Hendre , Aber Road , Bangor