Derry promotion MK Ultra and record shop Abbazappa get together for a mini-festival of music & politics over the weekend of June 21 & 22. The schedule is as follows:
Friday, June 21
At Abbazappa, from 2pm-6pm, the Earth Session will see Miss Mary Jane, Baire, Maya Goldblum, Connor Hutcheon, and Oisín Ó Scolaí and the Virginia Slims in session.
From 10pm-1am, Bennigans will host the Air Session, featuring Shammen Delly and People That Listen To The Sky.
Saturday, June 22
Then, at noon, the Derry Walls by Abbazappa and the tiny cemetery, there will be an extinction rebellion protest, featuring guest speaker, civil rights veteran & People Before Profit councillor Eamon McCann. The peaceful protest will run from 12.30pm for three minutes.
The Fire session takes place from 1pm-6pm at Abbazappa, featuring Derry psych troupe The Barbiturates, No Collusion, Gas Hands, The Gatefolds and Dirty Faces, followed again from 10pm-1am at Bennigans by the Water Session, featuring Sofia DJs.
Admission to all events is free.