Grandmaster Flash will be coming to the UK to host and DJ at the Alizé Remixed party on the 25th October 2008 at Paper night club in London. Grandmaster Flash who has featured on songs such as Chaka Khan’s “I Feel For You” and Blondie’s “Rapture” is and icon in hip hop and pop history! With his group, Grandmaster Flash and the Furious Five, Flash was the first hip hop artist ever to enter the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

And on his own, Flash is the only hip hop DJ ever inducted. But what Flash is famed for is being the grand showmaster of DJs. Techniques he invented back in the day are still being imitated today – cutting, mixing, scratching, spinning, juggling with his elbows, fingers and toes… Grandmaster Flash is the King! He’s even DJ’d for our very own Queen!

Alizé remixed 2008 was a nationwide competition and UK club tour in search of the freshest DJ talent within the UK. The winners each received £1000 cash and got the opportunity to hit the turntables alongside a legendary DJ legend including Jazzy Jeff and Tim Westwood! The grand finale ends on 25th October with the ultimate legend Grandmaster Flash!

The tour will start all over again in Jan 2009. has the full info!

Date: Saturday 25th October
Venue: Paper, 68 Regent Street (nearest Tube Piccadilly Circus)
Price: £20
Age: Over 21

By Nino

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