Event: ‘Bigger Than’ Festival – 24 Oct – 3 Dec

In Hip Hop by Nick Russell

The Doctor’s Orders presents


Bigger Than Festival celebrates the history and future of Hip-Hop in all its forms with a selection of events, live shows, club nights, panel discussions, film screenings and more! Not only a referencing the Dead Prez classic ‘Bigger Than Hip-Hop’, but also highlights that the festival’s celebration that Hip-Hop has always been so much more than just a musical genre, and now is seen and heard in every aspect of modern life from advertising to fine art.

Here’s a run down of all the events happening as part of the festival! For full event info and tickets check

24th October  – Opening Party with DJ Jazzy Jeff @ Plan B
29th October – Dead Prez @ The Jazz Café
30th October – Turned On: UK Hip-Hop Panel Discussion @ Roundhouse
7th November  – OG Lounge @ Edition Hotel – FREE PARTY DJ MK’s birthday
8th November – Nas & Stones Throw Documentary Films @ Ace Hotel
8th November – DJ Yoda live @ The Jazz Café
14th November  – The Doctor’s Orders @ Trapeze
16th November – Doppelgangaz @ Hoxton Bat & Kitchen
18th November – Spin Doctor’s Hip-Hop Pub Quiz @ The Book Club
19th November – RA Rugged Man @ The Jazz Café
21st November – Boom Bap Festival Reunion @ The Jazz Café
21st November- Hip-Hop vs R&B @ The Jazz Café
22nd November – Future Sound Of Hip-Hop @ Edition Hotel
29th November – Sampled @ Kachette
29th November – History of Hip-Hop @ Big Chill House
30th November – J Dilla Day ft Elzhi, Guilty Simpson & Phat Kat @ Cargo
3rd December – Talib Kweli @ The Garage