Veteran soul and funk Dj Al B is still very much active in his home city of Bristol’s pub and club circuit and says he has no plans to quit yet. He started DJ'ing in 1979 and had his first residency at a Bristol nightclub called The Turntable. . In 2002 Al was invited to join the DJ line up at the popular “Soul Train” club night in Bristol and has been part of it ever since. This Soul Institution is now in its 28th year and was voted top club night outside of London. He also appears at other regular soul events. “Soul City” and Soul Club 22” and has ran his Club Classics night for over 5 years at “The Three Lions” bar. Highlights include working alongside the legendary Roy Ayers, DJing in Ibiza, Marbella and Tenerife, appearing at the Craig Charles Funk and Soul Show and at Funky Nation upstairs at the world famous Ronnie Scotts. Has been a radio presenter for over 12 years and now presents the Uptown Saturday Night show here on JFSR playing mostly 70’s and 80’s Funk, Jazz Funk, Soul and Disco classics.
Uptown Saturday Night