Glasgow’s Optimo DJs celebrate their 20th anniversary with a mini-festival in Glasgow on the weekend of August 6th.
Among the acts at the evenbt, personally created by founders Twitch and Wilkes, are Adult, King Ayisoba, Nurse With Wound, Happy Meals, and of course Optimo themselves.
The all-day event (18+), taking place from 2pm, will be the first dance event to take place in The Galvenizers Yard, a brand new event space in Glasgow’s Finneston.
It celebrates the two decades since Optimo started in the Sub Club in 1997 – and ran every Sunday for 14 years.
The festival is part of an international touring schedule for the DJ duo which will see them take in over 25 destinations, including France, Beijing, Germany, Croatia and Lisbon.
The full lineup for Sunday’s event reads:
ADULT. (USA-LIVE), Apeiron Crew (DNK), Aurora Ha lal (USA-LIVE), Avalon Emerson (USA), Ribecca Mrshall (SCO), The Black Madonna (USA), Ben UFO (ENG), Carla dal Forno (AUSTRALIA- LIVE), Equiknoxx Music (JAMAICA-LIVE), errorsmith (DEU-LIVE), Happy Meals (SCO-LIVE), KING AYISOBA (GHA – LIVE), K-X-P (FIN-LIVE), Midland (ENG), MISS RED + The Bug (ENG – LIVE), Nurse With Wound Official (OUTER SPACE – LIVE), Optimo (Espacio) (SCO), Sofay (SCO)
A portion of the profits from this event will be donated to Glasgow’s Coalition For Racial Equality & Rights & to various Glasgow Food banks.
More at www.optimo.co.uk