25/05/2018 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm Transglobal Underground feat. Natacha Atlas Under The Bridge – Stamford Bridge, London
07/05/2018 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm Red Baraat at Rich Mix Rich Mix, London
24/02/2018 - 25/02/2018 8:00 pm - 2:00 am Afla Sackey & Afrik Bawantu At The Empire Bar The Empire Bar, London
11/01/2018 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm Lost In The Manor Presents: Balothizer + Dj Danger The Finsbury Pub, London
Hot on the heels of his highly acclaimed EP, A Tribute To Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers, drumming legend Tony Allen returns with his wonderfully crafted jazz LP, The Source. Having never truly explored the genre before, Allen has married jazz with his first love, afrobeat, the results of...
18/11/2017 6:30 pm - 11:00 pm Penya + Emma-Jean Thackray St Mary’s Music Hall, Walthamstow
20/10/2017 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm Borderless: Sola Akingbola With Critical Mass Theatre Royal Stratford East, Stratford, London
Known for being the man behind the beat in afrobeat, Tony Allen is considered the pioneer and professor of Nigerian drumming. The maestro of polyrhythms, he can sound like five different drummers playing in unison without even breaking a sweat, “after 45 minutes, I’m just warming up!” Allen drummed with...
02/03/2017 - 03/03/2017 7:00 pm - 12:00 am Rhythm Section Presents: SBFC, Nerija, Emma-Jean Thackray The Jazz Cafe, London