Bug Jam Evening Gig Guide*
Bug Jam hosts FIVE music arenas including the Main Stage, Dance Tent, Retro Tent, BugWam and Fuelers Bar, on both Friday and Saturday evenings, catering for all tastes from indie and dance djs through to live bands and tribute acts.
No under 13s allowed in the Dance Tent after 11pm.
|Friday (8pm - 11pm)||Saturday (8pm - 11pm)|
PROFESSOR GREEN Info
SAX LIVE Info
FICKLE FRIENDS Info
|Friday (8pm - 1am)||Saturday (8pm - 1am)|
HITSVILLE SOUL STIRRERS Info
KRIS WIDAKAY Info
CLUB TROPICANA Info
|Friday (8pm - 1am)||Saturday (8pm - 1am)|
RANDOM CONCEPT Info
|Friday (8pm - 1am)||Saturday (8pm - 2am)|
|VDUB RADIO Info||SILENT DISCO Info|
FRIDAY - Main Stage
Firmly established as one of the crossover superstars of British music, the Hackney born and raised rapper otherwise known as Stephen Manderson has released two Top 3 albums and amassed a career tally of over 2.5 million combined sales in the UK alone. He has completed four headline tours and performed on the main stages of countless festivals such as Glastonbury, V Festival and Wireless. His fourth studio album Matters of the Heart was released in 2019.
Over the past couple of years Professor Green has presented five critically acclaimed BBC documentaries and has just finished his first documentary series for Channel 4 called “Working Class White Men” which tx’s Jan 2018. He’s also published his autobiography 'Lucky' and continues his ongoing work as Patron’s of anti-suicide charity Calm and trauma charity Transform Trauma.
Sax Live is an all female vocal and Sax group with electrifying Saxophone sounds combined with high-powered harmonies bringing first class entertainment. Their extensive repertoire spans from 90s dance floor classics, UK Garage Anthems, Drum ’n’ Bass, Disco and House music keeping your guests on their feet all night long.
With the finest musicians and singers, Sax Live have combined experience performing at events across the world from Ibiza to Paris, Dubai and Los Angeles.
SATURDAY - Main Stage
Since they started releasing records fifteen years ago, Feeder have never been far from the charts or strangers to the stage. Having sold over 5m records, they’ve played all over the world, bringing their anthemic rock music to fans old and new, always exhilarating, always celebratory. Tracks like ‘Just The Way I’m Feeling’, ‘Buck Rogers’ ‘Feeling A Moment’ and ‘Lost and Found’ are just some of the 25 top 40 chart hits the band have enjoyed over the years. With a revitalised new rock sound, (having spent last year getting back to their roots and playing new tracks in clubs under the name Renegades) Feeder are ready to reclaim their position as one of the biggest and best British Rock bands.
Fickle Friends are an English indie pop band from Brighton. The band formed in 2013, and is made up of Natassja Shiner (vocals, keyboard), Harry Herrington (bass, backing vocals), Chris Hall (lead guitar), Sam Morris (drums) and Jack Wilson (keyboards). Natassja met Sam at Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts and met Chris, Harry and Jack the following year in BIMM Brighton.
After two years touring the UK and Europe without a label or publisher and playing 53 festivals across 2 years, Fickle Friends signed to Polydor Records. Fickle Friends' debut album You Are Someone Else was released in2018 and entered the UK Albums Chart at No. 9.
FRIDAY - Retro Tent
HITSVILLE SOUL STIRRERS
Hitsville Soul Stirrers deliver fresh and funky sets of classic Motown, Atlantic and Northern soul - to get your party up and dancing all night long!
Playing some of the greatest tunes ever written, Hitsville Soul Stirrers deliver upbeat and heart stopping sets of iconic Motown, Atlantic and rare Northern soul. With a flexible line-up and an infectious enthusiasm, Hitsville Soul Stirrers will bring the golden age of music to your event! With options to bring in a brass section and vocal backing group, you can have the big showband experience and sound, at a fraction of the cost.
Kris Widakay is one of London's premier soul DJ's and has held residencies in venues all over the capital including 100 Club, Jazz Cafe, Camden Barfly, Bloomsbury Bowl, Fiddlers Elbow and Concrete. He's also the founder of the iconic West End Motown night 'Soul of the 60s' which this year celebrates its 13th birthday.
FRIDAY - Fuelers Bar
VDUB RADIO'S 90S RAVE PARTY
Get your glow sticks, white gloves and whistles ready as VDubRadio takes over Fuelers Bar on Friday night from 8pm-1am playing the very best in 90’s Oldskool Dance and Rave anthems. This event will be streamed simultaneously live on VDubRadio
Saturday VDubRadio Takeover in Fuelers Bar
VDubRadio also takes over Fuelers bar throughout Saturday broadcasting live with a range of specialist DJ’s and talk show hosts - VDubRadio is an internet radio station that is at the heart of the Volkswagen community. Playing music 24/7and collaborating with VW clubs, companies, brands and enthusiasts we strive to provide a positive and informative medium for the Volkswagen community.
SATURDAY - Retro Zone
‘Tropicana Nights’ The Ultimate 80’s Party Night are excited to be heading to this year’s Bug jam at Santapod!
With nothing but 80’s dance floor fillers all night long, fun and games, it’s going to be a night to remember!
With dancers, DJ’s and full 80’s Décor, Team Tropicana will take you back to your youth and to the era that brought you Madonna, Wham, Whitney, Prince and many more!
SATURDAY - Dance Tent
Since Starting in 2005 Random Concept has continued to push the boundries in Drum & Bass growing from strength to strength.
Saturday night at Bug Jam will feature:
Rene LaVice - René is the Drum & Bass representative on Radio 1, his skills as a performer and a DJ have been consolidated touring all around the globe.
Mollie Collins - Tuesday night residency on Kiss FM for the Kiss D&B show.
Ray Keith - Ray Keith of Dread Recs is one of the UK’s most respected names in jungle and drum and bass, regarded as the Godfather of D&B.
Born On Road ft Aries & Kelvin 373 - Aries’ sound combines vintage Jungle sensibilities with traditional Reggae music.
Random Concept Origins ft Garry K, Presha & Aon
SATURDAY - Fuelers Bar
Everyone in the bar is given a pair of headphones on entry. 2 DJs play at the same time on separate channels and you can choose which DJ to listen to, and adjust the volume on your headphones accordingly.
Party with friends in the most unusual way ever. Take off your headphones and you will hear no music, but simply the vocals of many happy, lively people (some great, most not-so-great).
*As part of your Sporting Event entrance only.