The Underworld is a time trip through tunnels to long lost iconic clubs and the legendary parties that took place within their walls….Coming to a field near you soon.

Trust me tings well irie!! – Bwoy back den Bamboo did a mash up de place. Nuff niceness. Wicked Vibes. Trust me Bamboo club Bristol UK, was legendary throughout the world. Bristol was it. Traila load a girls from all ova de UK on weekends comming down a de club, wha!!!

Programme – Masked Ball May 27th – Porthleven

  • 2000 – 2100 – Private reception
  • 2100 – 2300 – Ras  Digby
  • 2300 – 0100 – Mr Oxman
  • 0100 – 0300 – Downbeat Melody
  • 0300 – Close – John Stapleton

Marking and celebrating the birth of hip hop with Kool Herc’s famous block party in the mean streets of the Bronx, the DIY party that ultimately set the scene and incubated DJs, MCs, breakdancers and graffiti artists that would conquer the world. Funk, post punk, early rap, disco and beyond, the ultimate Get Down!

Programme – Masked Ball May 27th – Porthleven

  • 1800 – 2130 – Dan Walters & Pete Isaac
  • 2130 – 0000 – Aeon Seven
  • 0000 – 0200 – Boca 45
  • 0200 – 0400 – DJ Food
  • 0400 – Close – DJ Smoove

The ultimate disco, with resident Trannies, this venue caused a roadblock at  a recent large festival so expect decadence and dancing on different levels that the cognoscenti quickly call home – the giddy swirl of thump-thump merriment and carefree fun captures the seedy street life of retro New York in the late 70s.

Programme – Masked Ball May 27th – Porthleven

  • 2000 – 2100 – NYC Soundsystem
  • 2100 – 2300 – Ere Wax
  • 2300 – 0100 – Man Power
  • 0100 – 0300 – LTJ Experience
  • 0300 – Close – Space Echo

Now, when I tell you to hold yourself, don’t you move a peg. And when I tell you to get it, I want you to Boogie Woogie!” The Blind Pig – a popular, hard-bop prohibition era, boogie-woogie club. Fascinating blues piano by the likes of Leigh ‘Pinetop’ Delamere, The Gordano Skifflers and The Arcadia 78rpm orchestra.

Programme – Masked Ball May 27th – Porthleven

  • 2000 – 2100 – Leigh ‘Pinetop’ Delamere and his Gordano Skifflers
  • 2100 – 2300 – Kelly Eyelid
  • 2300 – 0100 – Heston Frankley
  • 0100 – 0300 – Jonathon Xavier Coudrille
  • 0300 – Close – The Arcadia 78rpm Orchestra

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About

The Underworld is an interactive clubbing experience curated by the organisers of The Masked Ball, a festival known for its creative night time micro venues.

Each venue has been curated to show you something you might not normally stumble upon at other events, and celebrates the lesser known underground scene of hidden venues and good times spanning the past 60 years. Places that gave birth to the many genres of music and clubs we experience today…

So grab your ticket and take the ride….

See you on the dance floor MBx