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OFFLINE #37, Brixton JAMM
Ska and Parisian jazz, Thursday 25th Jan 2007
With Kings Cross Hot Club, Big Hand, Joe Cairo and more!
Vic opens up the Cabaret Hour in full Burns Night regalia.
Sarah Louise-Young gives out her 'confessions of a paralysed porn star.'
Joe Cairo, 'Putting the angst in gangster.' His 'shitface' joke was one of the funniest I'd heard this year!
Myo with Blind Lemon, Han and Charles.
Charles with his table full of percussion!
View of the stage.
Kings Cross Hotclub were fantastic, playing a set of hip-shaking gypsy swing.
Here's how the BBC described Kings Cross Hotclub: "duelling acoustic guitars and violin, ragtime syncopation and vintage, New Orleans-style improvising....exhuberant debut set by a septet who positively bubble with diversity in their refreshing choice of styles and repertoire. "
Footstomping, rocksteady ska outfit Big Hand rocked Offline!
THURS JAN 25th 2007 Brixton JAMM
8pm-2am. 261, Brixton Rd, Brixton, London SW9.
Nearest tubes: Brixton, Oval, Stockwell
LIVE ACTS: Full line up of top notch acoustic acts and live bands to be announced including:
KINGS CROSS HOTCLUB
"duelling acoustic guitars and violin, ragtime syncopation and vintage, New Orleans-style improvising....exhuberant debut set by a septet who positively bubble with diversity in their refreshing choice of styles and repertoire." BBC
"hip-shaking gypsy swing reminiscent of the earlier smoky Paris jazz clubs."
A feast of footstomping, rocksteady ska!
"By the time Big Hand hit the stage, the crowd and the crush was such that if you jumped, there was affair chance you would stay up in the sea of bouncing bodies revelling in the headlinerís superb set of funky ska numbers" Edinburgh Evening News
BLIND LEMON & MYO AND GUESTS
Ace improvised live soul and funk.
CABARET HOUR WITH VIC LAMBRUSCO
'Abrasive political comedy' - Time Out
Comic piquancy - Independent
Urban verse with a hard edge- Observer
Joe Cairo "Putting the angst in gangster" - Guardian
Sarah Louise-Young feisty in yer face humour
PLUS A SHEDLOAD OF TOP DJS!
Including Dubversion (PROD), Editor, Bluestreak, Ianw
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