jazz

Beth Hart announces Fall 2017 UK Solo Concerts

Following her critically acclaimed Fire On The Floor UK tour in November 2016, Grammy nominated singer-songwriter, Beth Hart will perform three exclusive solo concerts in beautiful settings during October and November 2017.

The concerts will take in Leeds Town Hall (Monday 30th October), The Forum, Bath (Wednesday 1st November) and Coventry Cathedral (Friday 3rd November).

Sultry blues, jazzy influences, rocking tunes and touching ballads; Beth Hart does it all!

The Meier-Budjana Group announces October 2017 UK & European Tour

The Meier-Budjana Band is a group of superlative guitarists and accomplished musicians, corporately dedicated to creating music which exceeds stylistic and cultural bounds. True sonic explorers, in the most progressive jazz and beyond sense with distinctive ethnic bland of Middle-Eastern and South-East Asian flavors, theirs is a music which is both soulful and cerebral. Embracing a multitude of regional musical dialects from across the globe, MBB speaks in a profoundly unique, original voice – a voice bound by neither convention or preconception.
 
The band is co-chaired by Swiss-born and UK-based Nicolas Meier and Indonesian guitar icon of Balinese descent Dewa Budjana.

mouse on the keys announces Spring 2017 European Tour with Mutiny On The Bounty

Following the release of their new record “Out of Body”, which came out at the start of 2017 via Topshelf Records, Japan's mouse on the keys have announced an 11 date EU/UK tour with Mutiny On The Bounty.

European Tour Dates 2017:
28.04 - Rotondes - Luxembourg (LUX)
29.04 - KulturA - Liège (BEL)
30.04 - Patterns - Brighton (UK)
01.05 - Rich Mix - London (UK)
03.05 - Cairo - Würzburg (GER)
05.05 - Vera - Copenhagen (DK)
06.05 - Molotow - Hamburg (GER)
08.05 - Underdogs Ballroom - Prague (CZ)
09.05 - Kantine am Berghain - Berlin (GER)
11.05 - Grammatikoff - Duisburg (GER)

Jean Luc Ponty Band announces Spring/Summer 2017 US Tour

Legendary French violinist Jean Luc Ponty and his band will be bringing their “Atlantic Years” tour to the US beginning late May 2017! Jean Luc Ponty is a pioneer and undisputed master of the violin in the arena of jazz and rock. He is widely regarded as an innovator who has applied his unique visionary spin that has expanded the vocabulary of modern music.

Says Jean Luc: “We're calling it 'The Atlantic Years' tour since I am touring with my band from the late 70's - 80's with whom I recorded several albums for Atlantic Records”.

Line-up:
Jean Luc Ponty – Violin
Wally Minko – Keyboards

Tohpati Ethnomission - Mata Hati

Tohpati Ethnomission is a music project that was formed in 2009 by guitarist & composer Tohpati (simakDialog) and released its debut album in 2010. Since then Tohpati has been really busy playing in other bands or releasing solo albums, so the specific music project has been put on ice in a way.
 

Beth Hart announces concert at the Royal Festival Hall in 2018

Following her sold out critically acclaimed November 2016 UK tour and the overwhelming response to her latest studio album “Fire on the Floor”, Grammy nominated singer-songwriter, Beth Hart and her band will embark on what is going to be her biggest UK concert of her career – London’s prestigious Royal Albert Hall on Friday 4th May 2018.

Nicolas Meier - Infinity

Nicolas Meier is a UK-based Swiss guitarist, who likes to blend various music styles together. Nicolas studied arranging with Max Jendly and Francis Boland before earning a scholarship to Berklee in Boston, USA and immersing himself in classic Amercian jazz (Parker, Coltrane, Miles etc.) and playing acoustic jazz and fusion. He graduated and returned to Switzerland in 1998. Later he had the chance to play alongside the legendary Jeff Beck on the Jeff Beck Band.