One of London’s most welcoming, worldly and fun new event collectives Shakara Soul return with their international rhythms and worldly charms for your first festive, frankincense-laced knees up of the season.

Shakara Soul is a community and charity focused music collective. They curate events which highlight deep, soulful, global, jazz-inspired music. Speaking on the project, they said “We want to grow a music loving, creative community and build a platform to showcase the best up and coming selectors, artists, musicians and producers. Giving back is important to us and each event addresses issues that are close to our hearts, raising money for great causes alongside providing the usual Shakara magic”.

The event returns on Saturday 8th December to the beautiful intimate East London space of Our/London and ‘Our/London Vodka’ will play host to their Christmas cocktail of Live Jazz, Dj’s and great dance floor vibes.

Joining the usual Shakara Soul DJs will be The People’s Lounge Jazz Ensemble – a collective of European musicians playing straight ahead Jazz, Funky Covers and the Jazz Funk Classics. This dynamic group of musicians set an ambient mood, get the groove pulsing and the party bubbling. They are also welcoming Poly-Ritmo (Sounds of the Universe) who will be bringing the beats with her delectable selection of Soulful grooves, Jazz, Funk and more. You can listen to Shakara Soul’s guest mix series below to get a taste of what to expect.

We’re giving you the chance to win tickets for you and two friends to start the festive season right with one of London’s most welcoming, worldly and fun new event collectives. Don’t want to risk it? Buy tickets here.