A jazz collective headed up by Shabaka Hutchings. The acclaimed bandleader and saxophonist has spent his life immersed in jazz. Best known for his work with MOBO award winning group Sons of Kemet, Comet is Coming, and Melt Yourself Down, Shabaka Hutchings is associated with the best of the best in jazz.
Exploring and expanding upon traditional Nguni rhythms, while injecting blues, spiritual hymns, and Caribbean calypso and accompanied by the best players from Cape Town, a.k.a The Ancestors, Shabaka and the Ancestors bring rich, intense music to every performance. Their melodies intertwine in a dance-like fashion, and their songs flow freely with rolling waves of sound. This promises to be the ultimate show for jazz enthusiasts.
Shabaka & The Ancestors tour dates listed on Ents24.com since Jun 2017.
Official website shabakaandtheancestors.bandcamp.com