Tag Archives: Kokoroko

London Gig Guide (August 2019)

London Gig Guide (August 2019)

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...
Preview: KOKOROKO @ Southbank Centre (London, Sunday 5th August 2019)

Preview: KOKOROKO @ Southbank Centre (London, Sunday 5th August 2019)

No wonder that Nile Rodgers expressly asked to include KOKOROKO in the line-up of his upcoming Meltdown Festival at Southbank Centre. The 8-piece band is indeed one of the most up-and-coming and exciting acts flourishing from the London nu-jazz scene, and one of the reasons for their success is the...
Playlist: Women of the World – IWD 2019 (Friday 8th March 2019)

Playlist: Women of the World – IWD 2019 (Friday 8th March 2019)

It’s International Women’s Day and here at Rhythm Passport HQ we’re celebrating female power with a playlist of 20 of our favourite female world and jazz artists. Let these musicians take you through the sound of femininity in its ever-changing forms, from the wild sassiness of Sudan Archives to the...
Playlist: Seeking New ‘Supreme Standards’ with Tina Edwards (January 2019)

Playlist: Seeking New ‘Supreme Standards’ with Tina Edwards (January 2019)

If, on the one hand, we’re pretty sad about the closure of another nice London independent music venue like Ghost Notes – on the other, we feel the need to bless the birth of Supreme Standards, a brand new music platform aimed to support and expose “the best new UK and international jazz, funk, soul and...
Your Ticket to… 2018 (in 50 songs)

Your Ticket to… 2018 (in 50 songs)

We know that the curtain closed on 2018 more than a week ago but, given the incredible number of good tunes released throughout the year, we also thought that it was better to take a few additional days to tidy up our music-listening. What follows is a playlist of the...
Interview: Q&A with Blue Lab Beats – Jazztronica Craftsmen (October 2018)

Interview: Q&A with Blue Lab Beats – Jazztronica Craftsmen (October 2018)

If, in the recent months, London has become a “jazzcat forge” with new artists emerging, earning exposure and enriching the city’s jazz scene almost on a daily basis, the credit has to go to up-and-coming projects like Blue Lab Beats. We don’t exaggerate in saying that the duo, formed by...