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Issue 1084

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Jazz Voice (EFG London Jazz Festival Opening Gala): Royal Festival Hall 10/11/17

The EFG London Jazz Festival kicked off with tremendous panache/style as it celebrated it's 10th anniversary with real vim and vigour...

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Roots Manuva: Troxy, London 27/10/17 @bluesandsoul.com Roots Manuva: Troxy, London 27/10/17 @bluesandsoul.com Chali 2na: Troxy, London 27/10/17 @bluesandsoul.com Chali 2na: Troxy, London 27/10/17 @bluesandsoul.com

Roots Manuva + Chali 2na: Troxy, London 27/10/17

His last album, "Bleeds", shows his skills haven't diminished with time and the south Londoner also showed he can draw a crowd, with the Troxy packed for his performance...

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Eric Benét: Electric Brixton, London 26/10/17 @bluesandsoul.com Eric Benét: Electric Brixton, London 26/10/17 @bluesandsoul.com Eric Benét and Omar: Electric Brixton, London 26/10/17 @bluesandsoul.com Eric Benét: Electric Brixton, London 26/10/17 @bluesandsoul.com

Eric Benét: Electric Brixton, London 26/10/17

Appearances by neo-soul/R&B star Eric Benét are few and far between on these shores, so it was no surprise that Electric Brixton in south London was packed to the rafters...

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Black Star (Mos Def): Troxy, London 20/10/17 @bluesandsoul.com Black Star (Talib Kweli): Troxy, London 20/10/17 @bluesandsoul.com Black Star (Talib Kweli & Mos Def): Troxy, London 20/10/17 @bluesandsoul.com Black Star (Talib Kweli & Mos Def): Troxy, London 20/10/17 @bluesandsoul.com

Black Star: Troxy, London 20/10/17

The announcement of Mos Def and Talib Kweli's Black Star show in London is a big deal, posters branded it The Hip Hop Show of the Year...

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Kabaka Pyramid: o2 Academy in Islington, London 22/6/17 @bluesandsoul.com Randy Valentine: o2 Academy in Islington, London 22/6/17 @bluesandsoul.com Marla Brown: o2 Academy in Islington, London 22/6/17 @bluesandsoul.com Kabaka Pyramid: o2 Academy in Islington, London 22/6/17 @bluesandsoul.com

Kabaka Pyramid + Randy Valentine + Marla Brown: o2 Academy in Islington, London 22/6/17

If you haven't yet heard any Kabaka Pyramid music, you really should. With Chronixx and Protoje among the reggae revival artists currently riding high, these are good times to be a reggae fan...

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Macy Gray: Shepherd's Bush Empire 4/7/17 @bluesandsoul.com Macy Gray: Shepherd's Bush Empire 4/7/17 @bluesandsoul.com Macy Gray: Shepherd's Bush Empire 4/7/17 @bluesandsoul.com Macy Gray: Shepherd's Bush Empire 4/7/17 @bluesandsoul.com

Macy Gray + Jones: Shepherd's Bush Empire 4/7/17

She delivered a great show at Shepherd's Bush Empire two years ago, a venue which she returned to on Independence Day, this time supported by singer-songwriter Jones...

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Robert Glasper: Somerset House, London 11/7/17 @bluesandsoul.com Robert Glasper: Somerset House, London 11/7/17 @bluesandsoul.com Robert Glasper: Somerset House, London 11/7/17 @bluesandsoul.com The Robert Glasper Experiment: Somerset House, London 11/7/17 @bluesandsoul.com

The Robert Glasper Experiment: Somerset House, London 11/7/17

After a run of glorious evenings during the annual Somerset House music series, things went awry the night jazz genius and producer Robert Glasper hit the stage...

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Georgie Fame: Ronnie Scott's, London 5/10/17 @bluesandsoul.com Georgie Fame: Ronnie Scott's, London 5/10/17 @bluesandsoul.com Georgie Fame: Ronnie Scott's, London 5/10/17 @bluesandsoul.com Georgie Fame: Ronnie Scott's, London 5/10/17 @bluesandsoul.com

Georgie Fame & the Guy Barker Big Band: Ronnie Scott’s, London 5/10/17

Sold out premier London venue Ronnie Scott's were in for a treat as good time Georgie Fame swung through his ever impressive repertoire backed by one of the best big bands around...

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Danny & The Champions Of The World: Scala 20/9/17 @bluesandsoul.com Danny & The Champions Of The World: Scala 20/9/17 @bluesandsoul.com Danny & The Champions Of The World: Scala 20/9/17 @bluesandsoul.com Danny & The Champions Of The World: Scala 20/9/17 @bluesandsoul.com

Danny & The Champions Of The World: Scala, London 20/9/17

This was a Loose Music double act to savour with William The Conqueror opening for explosive 18-track headliner, Danny & The Champions Of The World...

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Ginuwine (Dru Hill and 112) 20th Anniversary Tour: Indigo, o2, London 5/10/17 @bluesandsoul.com Ginuwine (Dru Hill and 112) 20th Anniversary Tour: Indigo, o2, London 5/10/17 @bluesandsoul.com Ginuwine (Dru Hill and 112) 20th Anniversary Tour: Indigo, o2, London 5/10/17 @bluesandsoul.com Ginuwine (Dru Hill and 112) 20th Anniversary Tour: Indigo, o2, London 5/10/17 @bluesandsoul.com

Ginuwine, Dru Hill + 112 - 20th Anniversary Tour: Indigo, o2, London 5/10/17

Unsurprisingly the triple-bill of Ginuwine, Dru Hill and 112 sold out in next to no time, meaning a second night was quickly added and also showed that the R'n'B kings can still draw a crowd...

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