Celebrate the album launch of Jally Kebba Susso & the Manding Sabu with an all-night party at Passing Clouds featuring a life performance from the master Kora player and his spectacular 8-piece band.
Revel in a night of high-voltage Griot music with international musicians, showcasing the best in Gambian Griot music. Expect a cross between jazz, blues, rock soul and traditional which emphasizes the modern tak...e on Griot music.
***JALLY KEBBA SUSSO & THE MANDING SABU***
DJ Volta 45 (Afrojazz)
DJ Eric Soul (Afrogroov)
DJ Koichi Sakai (Afro-beat / Latin / Tropical)
DJ Kay Suzuki (Funk / Jazz / Soul)
£5 before 10pm, £8 after
About Jally Kebba Susso:
Over recent years Susso has been experimenting with blends of traditional griot music and Funk,Jazz,Blues and hip hop.
He won the best Kora Player accolade at a major youth conference in Gambia in 2001.
Since relocating to the UK, Susso has performed at the Royal Festival Hall, the National Theatre, Momo's, Cargo, Africa Centre, ICA, WOMAD, Nelson Mandela's birthday in Hyde Park (2008), the UpRise Festival in Finsbury Park (2010) and many more.