Thursday 22nd April 2021
As we welcome in the new year, our doors are still closed to live audiences but we can still give you some live music. The show will be at 8pm BST. The live stream will appear live here so simply bookmark this page. It is also available directly from our Facebook and our YouTube channel.
Donations: it is important in these uncertain times that these sessions remain free for all to view for now, so we are funding these entirely through donations - please make a donation so we can keep producing these for you, support our artists and live music - thank you!
Donation link >> https://ko-fi.com/ronniescotts
Line Up: IFE OGUNJOBI trumpet; RICHIE SEIVWRIGHT, NATHAN MILLS vocals; DAVID MRAKPOR bass; DESCHANEL GORDON keys; ZOE PASCAL drums
London raised trumpeter and composer, Ife Ogunjobi is a rising star in the London Jazz scene. Raised in a Nigerian household as well as growing up in South East London, his surroundings have enriched his music with various genres such as Jazz, Afrobeat, Grime and Hip-hop. His musical concept removes the barriers between the different genres of music and portrays an authentic London sound.
A vital contributor to the London Jazz scene, Ife’s live and studio collaborations have been critically acclaimed whether its touring worldwide on stages such as Glastonbury’s West Holts Stage with Ezra Collective or Joe Armon Jones, to being featured on Moses Boyd’s Mercury Music Prize shortlisted Album “Dark Matter”. To recent collaborations with Yazmin Lacey and Ezra Collective as part of Blue Note Records’ “Reimagined” Album as well as working with Afrobeat producer Juls on his album “Colour” and NSG on their mixtape “Roots”.
Ife’s solo project has also gained recognition through sell out performances in Brighton and multiple sell-out shows in London including venues such as the Jazz Cafe as well as Appleton Rum’s Jazz Sessions curated by award winning DJ Giles Peterson.
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