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Opus & Now Then 11: Amy True, Papa Soul & More

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Opus & Now Then 11

Opus & Now Then celebrate their 11th birthday on Saturday 30 November with a special event at Yellow Arch. We've put together a multi-room party with unmissable talent, DJs and a chance to celebrate with the huge network of writers, musicians, artists and activists that make Now Then what it is.

Amy True

Free thinking, British born, London based, Irish/Ugandan, poet, rapper, singer, songwriter who creates conscious hip hop, soul & jazz. One of 2019's breakthrough acts.

Amy has supported acts like Rodney P, Black Twang, Slum Village, Illa J, Mos Def, Immortal tech, RA Da Rugged Man & Public Enemy to name but a few, while also collaborating on albums with the likes of Akala, Benjamin Zephaniah, Shabaka Hutchings, Congo Natty & Asian Dub Foundation. She is also part of the People's Army Movement.

This is your chance to check out this rising star with her full band.

Papa Soul

Sheffield's very own funk & soul sisters and brothers are the ultimate crowd pleasers, with a unique take on classic songs from timeless labels such as Stax, Chess, Motown & Atlantic. Throw in some reconstructed contemporary funk and disco grooves and you have yourself a dance-floor party!

Roman Rocha (La Rumba)

Founder & resident at La Rumba, a British-Latino collective based in the UK, who have been behind some major parties over the last few years in Sheffield.

Joi La Frique (Apricot Ballroom Soundsystem)

Sheffield based tropical-cosmic vibes. Everything from disco and funk, to italo, zouk, afrobeat, electro & house. Anything with a good groove. Co-founder/host at Sheffield's tropical dance party Mizik Nou, and the Love Saves the Day party 'Apricot Ballroom'.

Nez (Vibrations / Two Left Feet)

Resident at Sheffield's infamous Vibrations party series and Sheffield Live's Two Left Feet show.

£10 Early Bird

£12 Advance


This event will take place on Saturday 30 November at Yellow Arch Studios. Tickets available here.

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