"Aroop Roy always delivers consistency and excellent music"
"Funky as hell"
Aroop Roy is a London-based DJ, producer and multi-instrumentalist, who blends together the electronic edge of house, disco and broken beat with the organic sounds of Afro, Latin, Funk and Jazz.
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Feb 28th Citizen M, London
Mar 1 Discotizer, Madrid
Mar 29 Bratislava
Mar 30 Crofters Rights, Bristol
Apr 26 Shoreditch Platform
May 17 Seoul
May 18 Kyoto
May 19 Nagoya
May 24 Bali TBC
May 25 Bangkok
May 26 Singapore
June 29 Southern Soul Festival
Aug 3 Croatia TBC
Oct 27 Root Down w/ Rainer Trueby, Freiburg, Germany
Oct 13 Don't Walk Boogie, Hanging Gardens, Plymouth
Oct 11 Freerange X Delusions Of Grandeur w/ Jimpster, VFD, London
Sep 29 La Rumba, Sheffield w/ Dele Sosemi, Pangaea
Sep 28 City Fly, Leicester
Sep 15 Vocal Booth Weekender, Alicante
Sep 7 Modern Dialects, London w/ Steve Spacek and Simbad
Aug 31 Pavilion d'été, Bordeaux
Aug 23 - 26 Shapes Festival Zakynthos
Jun 22 Aroop Roy presents, London
jun 16 Shoreditch Platform, London
Jun 13 La Maison M, Lyon
Jun 10 Ce La Vi, Singapore
Jun 8/9 Unico, Shanghai
May 26 NT's, London
May 12 Eighteenth Street Lounge, DC
May 11 Sound Table, Atlanta
May 10 Cerise Rooftop, Chicago
May 6 Motor City Wine, Detroit
May 5 Electric Pickle, Miami
May 4 House of Yes, NYC
Apr 26 Ceviche, London
Apr 20 Aroop Roy Presents, London
Apr 14 Shapes Festival Launch, Ingensteds, Oslo
March 23 - 26 Worldwide Festival, Leysin
Mar 16 Atlas Tracks, Camden Assembly
Mar 9 Reason to Dance, Bloomsbury Bowl
Feb 23 Truman Brewery, London
Feb 3 Spiritland, London
Jan 27 Banana Hill, The Yard, London
Jan 21 4TTF, Book Club, London
Aroop Roy is a UK artist and producer, whose music blends together the organic elements of jazz, afro, latin and funk with the deeper edge of house and disco. His productions have been supported worldwide by numerous tastemakers and DJs including Gilles Peterson, Atjazz, Karizma, Soul Clap, Jimpster, Dj Spinna and Rainer Trueby.
Aroop has released music on a variety of labels including Freestyle, Gamm, Basic Fingers and House of Disco. His recent Talkin Bout Life (HOD) and Kampana Classics EPs have been hugely successfully with vinyl selling out and digital EPs topping the charts.
From tropical parties and jazz nights, to house and techno clubs, Aroop has DJ'd in 5 continents and had residencies in London, Geneva and Tokyo, where he played an important part in the underground scene with hugely popular and innovative club nights absolute!!, Exposure and Culture.
Other highlights include his highly acclaimed compilation CD absolute!! Sounds From Tokyo, and an invitation to do a guest mix on Gilles Peterson's Worldwide radio show. He was also selected for the Red Bull Music Academy in Melbourne.
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