With over ten years into a remarkable solo career, Bobby V, (formerly Bobby Valentino), has experienced the best the music industry has to offer; including, working with some of the game’s elite. He’s had No. 1 singles, platinum and gold albums, has toured the world, and has appeared on songs with Lil Wayne, Ludacris, Nicki Minaj, R Kelly and 50 Cent, among many others.
Ground breaking, multi-instrumentalist Courtney Pine CBE has led a generation of exciting and innovative players taking jazz out to a wider audience.
Friday 29th September @ Proud Camden
Feat. MARYAM, FIFIRONG, SUBCULTURE SAGE, LADY LESHURR.
Following a successful event in July, showcasing Laurel, Othasoul, The Feud and Adrian Roye, attended by a mixed crowd of music lovers and industry folks from bloggers and journalists to A&R representatives, QUALITY CONTROL LIVE returns to Proud Camden on Friday 29th of August.
CAMDEN CRAWL has long been known for its unrelenting musical mash ups and fearless ability bend multiple live music genres under one massive umbrella to genuinely harmonious and blissful masses.
A new addition to the UK Urban Pop scene is Londoner Johnson Orchid. Johnson Orchid is a singer and dancer with what could be described as a style similar to artists like Labrinth, Taio Cruz, or an early Chris Brown.
Multi-Brit and MOBO Award winning R&B artist Lemar returns to the stage this year with an intimate gig on the 16th & 17th May at the Camden Jazz Café.
“People think, oh she got an Afro and she has a guitar, that that’s how I sound but my voice has a weirdly folk soul feeling to it. That’s the best way I can describe it.”
The initial discovery of Gabby Young & Other Animals lends itself perfectly to the word 'intrigue'. The first couple of songs creates this internal question mark; a curiosity, and therein a need to understand and figure out what it is you are listening to. Am I hearing folk here? Swing? Indie? Jazz? Something a little bit operatic? Cabaret?
The Duval Project is a Neo-Soul/Jazz and RnB band formed by trumpet, flugelhorn, and keyboard player Gary Alesbrook in early 2010. Gary himself is a hugely experienced session musician, playing with the likes of Kasabian, Scissor Sisters, Tom Jones, KT Tunstall, and India Arie to name just a few.
Calling all music fans. Crumbs for Men are offering two lucky readers the chance to win a pair of tickets to see UK Acid Jazz pioneers The Brand New Heavies featuring Dawn Joseph (support by Stony Browder Jr) in concert on Monday 9th & Tuesday 10th December at the Jazz Cafe Camden.