All posts by Jane Cocklin

Preview: Shabaka and the Ancestors – Jazz Cafe (31st March 2017)

Preview: Shabaka and the Ancestors – Jazz Cafe (31st March 2017)

Shabaka and the Ancestors bring their devotional free-jazz to London Jazz Café for one night only on the 31st March. The group play songs inspired by their African musical forefathers to re-visualise contemporary jazz through the voice of their masters. Band leader Shabaka Hutchings will be taking the stage with...
Review: Aurelio @ Richmix, London (1st February 2017)

Review: Aurelio @ Richmix, London (1st February 2017)

Calling out a beaming welcome to the ambassador of Honduras, Aurelio gently filled the room with his unique equatorial style, set against swelling stringed harmonies. Joined not only by their country roots, Aurelio also shares common prestige with his political friend for his standing within the Garifuna community, and for...