Afrosentrik: Connecting to the Source

Exploring the riddims of the Motherland…

Dub Defenders are a DJ duo from Merseyside who play a variation of Reggae infused Bass Music from Dub, Steppers, Jungle, Grime and everything in between. Over the years they have opened up for Dawn Penn, Dub Pistols, Dreadzone, Gentleman’s Dub Club, Congo Natty, Dennis Bovell, Mampi Swift, Devilman, Zion Train and The Prodigy and have also played numerous festivals including Beat Herder, Mucky Weekender, Africa Oye, Positive Vibration, One Love, One In The Woods, Reggae Sea Cruise and International Dub Gathering. Alongside the shows Dub Defenders have had guest mixes and shows aired on Radio Stations including Rinse France , Rough Tempo, Capital Xtra and BBC Asian Network

Q3 is an upcoming producer and DJ based in Dubai, passionate about the art of creating memorable music. He will be making his UK debut at Afrosentrik this year.

SOULFULTIZ is a Liverpool based DJ and Broadcaster who plays everything from Afro House, Amapiano, Afrobeats to Soul/R&B. SOULFULTIZ is slowly creating a storm in the city with sets at festivals like Africa Oye and Blackfest under his belt.

His passion and love for music saw him connect with the collective, Soul Inspired Events – the team behind Liverpool SoulFest. They have also curated stages for Liverpool Pride, Threshold Festival, LIMF and Liverpool Loves to name a few. SOULFULTIZ hosts, Afrosentrik, a monthly show on Melodic Distraction. He also hosts an event, Connecting To The Source which brings his monthly radio show to live with an array of DJ’s.

For SOULFULTIZ, music is one of those artforms that reminds him of good memories and experiences. He believes music has the power to connect with people of all backgrounds and is on a mission to share his love and passion with as many people as possible.