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Issue 1088

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Mavis Staples: Union Chapel, London 9/7/18 @bluesandsoul.com Mavis Staples: Union Chapel, London 9/7/18 @bluesandsoul.com Mavis Staples: Union Chapel, London 9/7/18 @bluesandsoul.com Mavis Staples: Union Chapel, London 9/7/18 @bluesandsoul.com

Mavis Staples: Union Chapel, London 9/7/18

It was fitting that the Union Chapel was the venue for soul and gospel legend Mavis Staples, during her set Staples proceeded to take the audience to church, quite literally...

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Average White Band: Ronnie Scott’s, London 25/07/18

The anything but average, Average White Band delivered another finely crafted/well polished performance at premiere London venue, Ronnie Scott’s. The highly appreciative audience loved every minute...

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Judith Hill: Pizza Express Holborn 19/07/18 @bluesandsoul.com Judith Hill: Pizza Express Holborn 19/07/18 @bluesandsoul.com Judith Hill: Pizza Express Holborn 19/07/18 @bluesandsoul.com Judith Hill: Pizza Express Holborn 19/07/18

Judith Hill: Pizza Express Holborn 19/07/18

There's not many artists who could pull off a headband and orange culottes but Judith Hill is no ordinary one, believe me, this lady has paid her dues and is developing into a great live act to go and see...

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George Benson: Royal Albert Hall, London 27/6/18 @bluesandsoul.com George Benson: Royal Albert Hall, London 27/6/18 @bluesandsoul.com George Benson: Royal Albert Hall, London 27/6/18 @bluesandsoul.com George Benson: Royal Albert Hall, London 27/6/18 @bluesandsoul.com

George Benson: Royal Albert Hall, London 27/6/18

Playing a second night at London's Albert Hall, it was little known to members of the crowd, George Benson had picked up a throat infection which would bring the show to an early close...

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Jacob Banks: O2 Forum, Kentish Town, London 28/3/18 @bluesandsoul.com Jacob Banks: O2 Forum, Kentish Town, London 28/3/18 @bluesandsoul.com Jacob Banks: O2 Forum, Kentish Town, London 28/3/18 @bluesandsoul.com Jacob Banks: O2 Forum, Kentish Town, London 28/3/18 @bluesandsoul.com

Jacob Banks: O2 Forum, Kentish Town, London 28/3/18

Jacob Banks took to London's O2 Forum and imminently showed why so many people are excited about him. His voice is stunning, and at points in the show the crowd was silent and in awe...

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John Turrell (Smoove & Turrell): Archspace, London 24-5-18 @bluesandsoul.com Smoove & Turrell: Archspace, London 24/5/18 @bluesandsoul.com Mike Porter + John Turrell (Smoove & Turrell): Archspace, London 24/5/18 @bluesandsoul.com Smoove & Turrell + Izo Fitzroy: Archspace, London 24/5/18 @bluesandsoul.com

Smoove & Turrell + Izo Fitzroy: Archspace, London 24/05/18

The Jalapeño family were out in full force with Izo FitzRoy and Smoove & Turrell, two popular acts on their roster plying their wares to devastating effect on an unsuspecting Shoreditch hipster crowd...

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The Soul Immigrants: Pizza Express, Dean Street, SOHO @bluesandsoul.com

The Soul Immigrants: Pizza Express Dean Street, SOHO, London 19/05/2018

Pizza Express seems to be thriving these days they put three gigs on this particular day and it ran as smooth as clockwork, kicking off with Esther Bennet and Duncan Lamont at lunchtime...

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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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