Singer/songwriters like Jorge Drexler aren’t born every day. The Uruguayan artist is indeed a model for the category, being a classy and refined chiseller of words and notes.
His shows are music wonder of wonders, in which the musician (next to actor and otolaryngologist) look back at his extensive and heartening repertoire built on the full spectrum of Latin music (from traditional to contemporary and classical influences) and everyday life stories.
That’s how you can savour an acoustic bolero or dance to a rhythmic cumbia next to stargazing with an electro-pop tune or even following the tempo of some hip-hop beats; that’s how you can daydream inspired by idyllic lyrics about love and hope or brought back to the ground by straightforward words about migrations and loneliness.
At times, we are the first to lose track of how many exciting music events happen in London each month, so we have decided to offer you some sort of “public musical service”, meant for all the locals and passers-by, with the aim of suggesting where to listen to some…