It is not every day that an opportunity comes up to watch an act that pioneered the dub genre. On 20th January, Scientist meets Horseman and the Uppercut Band to bring you a rare opportunity to see the master mix live on stage – Scientist is considered to be the last classical Jamaican mixer, so this gig is a ‘now or never’ type deal with musicians that are firmly riding the current dub wave.
In terms of creativity within dub, a lot is owed to Scientist. His experimental style began during the 60s with King Tubby, progressed by working with Prince Jammy in the 70s, and built up a crescendo with Peter Chemist in the mid-80s.
When someone has been part of a genre from start to finish, you know you are in for a unique show. I hope you will join Rhythm Passport at the Jazz Café for a night that is guaranteed to be unforgettable.
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…