Monday, 1 February 2010

UK Soul Jam

When: 7th February 2010
Where: Jazz Cafe

Details as follows:

Start: 7pm // Finish: 1am

Tickets: £8 Advance, £10 Door // Upstairs Balcony Restaurant Table Seats: £16.50 + Set Menu Book here

UK Soul Jam is back again this time will a full cast of different poets, singers and more to give you all the best of UK Soul.

The head-liner for this session of UK Soul is Heidi Vogel. Heidi's musical range is as wide & diverse as her tours which have taken her the world over to theatre's across the USA, Brazil, The Far East inc. acclaimed festivals such as Fuji Rock Festival at Fuji Mountain & Coachella in LA, USA to sell out concerts with Gilles Peterson favourites The Cinematic Orchestra at The Royal Albert Hall in her London home town. Heidi's music touches on acoustic roots Samba music style of her Brazilian family heritage to contemporary Soul, Soulful House & Nu Jazz

Jason Jermaine
Coming up under the guidance and production of Shola Ama & D'Influence producer Kwame & having a Major label deal early on - Jason has continued to refine his art into an infectiously raw & catchy mix of Soul, Rock & R&B with a spirit reminiscent of early Prince. Jason has performed the world over & also hosted his own shows since his last UKSoulJam appearance. 

Cecilia Stalin
Cecilia has done previous live shows with The Streets, Alicia Dixon, Cinematic Orchestra, Nate James, Omar, recording collabs with Bugz In The Attic's Daz-I-Kue, Drew Beats & has had music out on labels such as Compost, Wagram, Jazz FM & Universal Music. Cecilia currently has a critically acclaimed EP "Afro Blue" out & is working on a new project "Step Like A Giant" - a 'Neow' mix of Hip Hop, Soul & Nu Jazz.

Grace Obika
Grace comes from a talented Nigerian musical family which inc. her relative - UK R&B star Lemar, Grace's talents were spotted early on by House & Garage producer Karl ‘Tuff Enough’ Brown of "TJR" production fame. Grace has performed in the heart of Soul music - Atlanta USA as well as on MTV TV. Last year Grace was acknowledged by the African Music Awards & is currently working on her new album which features collabs with artists such as Sway.

Greeds is a distinguished writer, performance poet & spoken word artist having now written for 9 years. Starting off as a Garage MC & DJ, Greeds further refined his art into a mix of Poetry & Soulful, Jazz fusion influenced music. His work is expressive & animated, drawing from fantasy themes right through to observations on love, sex &social commentary. Greeds has just released a critically acclaimed album "Volume In Silence" (pick up a copy at this gig). Greeds has captivated Open Mic, Poetry & Radio audiences alike with his engaging performances & with the help of UK Soul Jam regulars The Remedies providing live musical backing he has impressed the London Soul crowd

Sherry Davis
Sherry Davis is a singer songwriter from South London who has built up a steady awareness of her musical craft with performances across London at clubs such as Cobden Club, Mau Mau Bar & Zigfrid Hoxton. Accompanying herself live on keyboards Abi's music is a mix of Soul, Blues & Popular styles.

Abi Gilchrist
Abi Gilchrist is a globally in demand performer be it in Cyprus, performing for the Maclaren Formula 1 team or in her native London at venue's such as The Pigalle Club & Café De Paris. Coming up in the same school as Brit Soul-Jazzer Natalie Williams (a fellow student at Guildhall School of Music) Abi's music is a mix of Jazz, Soul & Popular styles

Atlanta Smith
Atlanta Smith is a singer-songwriter who came to our attention via Productions from the "Female Beatmakers" camp. Also active on the London Live Soul scene Atlanta has impressed crowds with her live performances in addition to work with UKSoulJam regular performers such as Kadija Kamara.


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