Soundway - Played Live! @ The Jazz Cafe, London [8 October]

Soundway - Played Live!

19:00 - 22:00

 Facebook event page
The Jazz Cafe
5 Parkway, Camden Town, NW1 7PG London, United Kingdom
«Simply put, England's Soundway label equals quality. » Pitchfork

Undisputedly the number one platform for showcasing African and African-influenced sounds from across the globe, Soundway Records' back catalogue includes the likes of The Heliocentrics, Flamingods, Ibibio Sound Machine, Family Atlantica and more.

As well as providing a home for up and coming and established artists, Soundway's compilation records have been equally lauded, from 'Ghana Soundz' and 'Kenya Special' to 'Sound Of Siam' and 'Doing It In Lagos'.

Huw Bennett, the producer behind the Gambian / UK project 'Susso' (debut LP 'Keira' released on Soundway Oct '16), has recently put together a band to tour and promote the record, and is now bringing it to The Jazz Cafe. Along with some special guests, the live band will reinterpret carefully selected Soundway classics through the ages, live!

Line up:

Afla Sackey — Vocal / Percussion
Jali Bakary Konteh — Kora / Vocals
Donna Thompson — Vocals / Percussion
Chelsea Carmichael — Tenor Sax / Flute
Johnny Woodham — Trumpet
Ben Hayes — Synths / Sounds
Shirley Tetteh — Guitar
Huw Bennett — Bass
Jake Long — Drums
Only registered users may comment.
Pass a quick registration or authorization.

Upcoming events @ The Jazz Cafe:

Orphy Robinson presents Van Morrison's Astral Weeks
The Jazz Cafe
Night Thing: Owiny Sigoma Soundsystem + Banana Hill dj's
The Jazz Cafe
Soul City: Jazzie B
The Jazz Cafe
Donny McCaslin
The Jazz Cafe
Mr Bongo presents: Marcelo D2 & SambaDrive
The Jazz Cafe
Loscil + Lawrence English
The Jazz Cafe
The Devil's Disco: Dan Shake + Nu Guinea
The Jazz Cafe
Jamila Woods
The Jazz Cafe
Night Thing Halloween Special: Dan Shake + Nu Guinea
The Jazz Cafe
Henry Wu & IG Culture present: Selectors 'Ensemble' Live
The Jazz Cafe
Soul City: Mood II Swing
The Jazz Cafe
Billy Cobham
The Jazz Cafe
Justin Currie
The Jazz Cafe
JJ Grey
The Jazz Cafe
An Orchestral Rendition of Dr Dre's 2001
The Jazz Cafe
Night Thing: Mxxwll
The Jazz Cafe
Soul City: Norman Jay (MBE)
The Jazz Cafe
Abstract Orchesta present Madvillainy: Part II
The Jazz Cafe

The most anticipated events in London :

The Museum of Witchcraft & Magic In London Opening
The Last Tuesday Society & The Viktor Wynd Museum of Curiosities
Pizza & Prosecco Festival London - 75% Sold Out
Building Six
The Festival of Light London Returns - New Years' Eve
The Grand
Festival of The Dead - Chapter 2: 'Limbo' - London
Above & Beyond at The O2, London
London, United Kingdom
Hertford Christmas Gala
Hertford, United Kingdom
Free Event - Amazing View at Sky Garden
Wonders of London
The London Cheese Project
Geffrye Museum
The Hydra present Ninja Tune
Printworks London
The most popular events in your news feed!