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Be safe in the knowledge that it’s one of the best dancehall blogs on the internet, as well as a great London clubnight bringing the latest sounds from Jamaica right to the heart of the capital city Mixmag

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Shimmy Shimmy is the UK’s only dedicated reggae/dancehall/soca blog & brand. Established in late 2007 by Suze Webb (aka the Large) & James Williams (aka Jim Bones), we also have a clothing label, publish No Ice Cream Sound and DJ.

>>>> We’ve DJed alongside a huge list of talent, from David Rodigan to Hot Chip, Major Lazer to Toddla T, and started out as residents at The Heatwave’s Hot Wuk night. Check our events page for past & future.

>>>> We have a high design, limited edition print dancehall zine, No Ice Cream Sound, now on its fourth issue, that is available in over 15 different shops on 4 continents: from New York to Tokyo to Helsinki to Rio De Janeiro.

>>>>Our T-shirt line launched in 2011, and we now have 2 collections under our belt, sold online and in select stores in London, New York and Tokyo, and have been spotted on Nas, Mosca, Spoek Mathambo & more…

>>>>We launched a new project, Art in the Dancehall, in collaboration with Al Fingers in 2012 – an exhibition of dancehall art & design from 80s to today, which has been shown in Birmingham (UK), London (UK), New York (USA) and Los Angeles (USA), with more dates TBC.

>> You can find other articles and writing by The Large at Shook Magazine, FACT & Mixpak: from interviews with Ramadanman to David Rodigan and Sly & Robbie.

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Shimmy Shimmy 2012 Collection from Shimmy Shimmy on Vimeo.

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