27/09/2019 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm Orchestra Baobab + Heliocentrics + Shingai Roundhouse, London
06/06/2019 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm Reginald Omas Mamode lV - 'Where We Going' Album Launch NT’s, London
30/05/2019 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm Mayra Andrade at EartH EartH (Hackney Arts Centre), London
A band steeped in societal message, Bokanté strive to bring more awareness to social abstraction and human indifference. Through a cultural exchange and mingling of musical languages, the new group (formed by Snarky Puppy founder Michael League) cover a diverse spectrum of styles. Despite the heavy theme of their lyrics,...
Album Review: Bokanté and Metropole Orkest – What Heat [Real World Records; 28th September 2018]
Two hot, Grammy award-winning jazz outfits – Bokanté (founded by Michael League of the multicultural New York-based group Snarky Puppy) and Metropole Orkest (the jazz and pop orchestra whose chief conductor Jules Buckley had previously collaborated with Snarky Puppy in 2016) – released What Heat on 28th September 2018 for...