Christian Scott + Maisha
Electric Ballroom, Camden, London.
This event is for over 16s only - No refunds will be issued for under 16s.
Ever-inventive and relentless trumpeter Christian Scott aTunde Adjuah combines instruments ancient and modern, acoustic and electronic - and some completely new - in a genre-splitting new vision of Stretch Music.
Following his electrifying sold-out Scala show at the EFG London Jazz Festival, this Grammy-nominated artist returns with a new band, new album, 'Ruler Rebel', the first record from his new series The Centennial Trilogy. Detailing a new vision and sound for Scott and his band, 'Ruler Rebel' promises an audio adventure in a way listeners never heard before.
Stretching the work of Trap music with West African beats and New Orleanian styles - 'Ruler Rebel' will speak to a myriad of issues from xenophobia to gender equality, evaluating the social political realities of the world using sound.
Supporting Scott are 6-piece Maisha, who bring diverse influences together to create a unique energetic show that has been lighting up parties and jazz clubs all over London the past year. Channelling the lineage of spiritual jazz fused with West African and Afro-beat rhythms their energetic spiritual live shows are not to be missed.