With anticipation for the Paris Academy reaching fever pitch, the UK will bid adieu to their crop of participants at Red Bull Music Academy presents Departure Lounge on 22nd October at The Arch Gallery in East London.
In a one off cultural exchange featuring French and UK DJs playing back-to-back, Hoya:Hoya don and 2010 Red Bull Music Academy alumni Illum Sphere joins Class of 2008 beatmaker Onra, Eglo Records head honcho Alexander Nut teams up with Parisian selector Jeremy Underground, and Cold Tonic boss Krystal Klear joins forces with fellow Academy alumni and funk wizard Kool Clap.
With its unique billing, Departure Lounge acts as a fond farewell, designed to excite and inspire UK Academy participants Corey K, Emma-Jean Thackray, and Hyroglifics for their onward journey to the Red Bull Music Academy in Paris, and best of all, it’s FREE ENTRY. Get down to the Arch Gallery early to avoid disappointment.
Full event info HERE.