Plundering Simonon’s vinyl archive’s ….eclectic selections were chosen…
‘Rare classic hits… new and old. A musical journey through the sounds of Jamaican Dub and Rock n’ Roll… Parisian Beat Girls, Garage and Northern Soul… Bollywood and beyond’
DJ partners Paul Simonon and Dan Donovan have together curated many successful Casbah Club nights and events for the likes of Prada, Stella McCartney and Calvin Klein.
Artist and musician Paul Simonon is perhaps best known as the bass guitarist in iconic punk band The Clash and the musical collective The Good The Bad and The Queen.
Simonon was born in London and with Mick Jones formed The Clash in 1976. The group released six seminal albums including The Clash, London Calling and Combat Rock and though at forefront of punk, they developed beyond their beginnings to embrace reggae, dub, funk, jazz and hip hop gaining both critical and commercial success.
Composer, keyboard player, and remixer Dan Donovan was the keyboardist for Big Audio Dynamite and founding member of electronic music group Dreadzone. He was also the first live drum programmer for Sisters of Mercy and was a member of Screaming Target.
Donovan has worked closely with acclaimed milliner Philip Treacy producing and mixing the music for his catwalk shows for over 20 years.