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Issue 1086

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Seun Kuti & Egypt 80: Electric Brixton, London 2/3/18 @bluesandsoul.com Seun Kuti & Egypt 80: Electric Brixton, London 2/3/18 @bluesandsoul.com Seun Kuti & Egypt 80: Electric Brixton, London 2/3/18 @bluesandsoul.com Seun Kuti & Egypt 80: Electric Brixton, London 2/3/18 @bluesandsoul.com

Seun Kuti: Electric Brixton, London 2/3/18

Fusing traditional Nigerian music with funk and jazz to tremendous effect, Seun Kuti - son of Fella - is such an accomplished musician it was no surprise to see him in front of a packed audience...

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Freakpower + Weekend Sun: Borderline London 24/03/18

Their classic album and anthem of the 90's "Drive Thru Booty" was well represented including seminal tracks such as "Rush", the fab "Moonbeam Woman" and the downtempo Hendrix type vibe of 'Freakpower Is Beautiful...

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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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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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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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Emeli Sande: o2 Arena, London 18/10/17 @bluesandsoul.com Emeli Sande: o2 Arena, London 18/10/17 @bluesandsoul.com Emeli Sande: o2 Arena, London 18/10/17 @bluesandsoul.com Emeli Sande: o2 Arena, London 18/10/17 @bluesandsoul.com

Emeli Sande: o2 Arena, London 18/10/17

The o2 Arena is a tough venue to play, and singers really need to be on-point, but Sande looked in her element throughout...

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Boz Scaggs + Michael McDonald: Pacific Amphitheater, Orange County, LA @bluesandsoul.com Michael McDonald: Pacific Amphitheater, Orange County, LA @bluesandsoul.com Boz Scaggs: Pacific Amphitheater, Orange County, LA @bluesandsoul.com Michael McDonald: Pacific Amphitheater, Orange County, LA @bluesandsoul.com

Boz Scaggs + Michael McDonald: Pacific Amphitheater, Orange County Fair, Los Angeles 6/817

Chaz Brooks reviews a classy double-header care of blues stalwart, Boz Scaggs and soul royal, Michael McDonald, at the Orange County Fair in Los Angeles, USA...

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The Christians: The Anval, Basingstoke 12/5/17 @bluesandsoul.com The Christians: The Anval, Basingstoke 12/5/17 @bluesandsoul.com The Christians: The Anval, Basingstoke 12/5/17 @bluesandsoul.com The Christians: The Anval, Basingstoke 12/5/17 @bluesandsoul.com

The Christians: The Anvil, Basingstoke 12/5/17

80s soul-pop crossover legends, The Christians, come up with the goods whilst still harvesting music for the world...

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George Clinton: Forum Kentish Town, London 13/5/17 @bluesandsoul.com George Clinton: Forum Kentish Town, London 13/5/17 @bluesandsoul.com George Clinton: Forum Kentish Town, London 13/5/17 @bluesandsoul.com George Clinton: Forum Kentish Town, London 13/5/17 @bluesandsoul.com

George Clinton & Parliament Funkadelic: Forum Kentish Town, London 13/5/17

Being one of the most recognisable figures in the music business, it was no surprise that the Forum in Kentish Town was packed when Clinton brought his Parliament/Funkadelic band to town...

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Cymande: Ronnie Scotts 29/04/17

Perhaps early 70's melodic funkateers Cymande could be described as the very epitomy of cult band status, after all they were virtually ignored back home (here in Britain) but were in embraced wholeheartedly by their US brethren..

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