Band on the Wall 25 Swan Street, The Northern Quarter M4 5JZ Manchester, UKVenue info and map
Tour name: Snarky Puppy + special guest Maz
Music for your brain and booty. Brooklyn's Snarky Puppy bring their dazzling, genre-bending, jazz/funk/dance fused sounds to Band on the Wall band for a night of exhilarating music.
Led by bassist, composer and producer Michael League, Snarky Puppy features a collective of nearly 30 musicians, referred to as The Fam on their recordings and tours. The musicians perform on a variety of instruments including guitars, keyboards, saxophones, brass, percussion and strings. Astonishing live they've become a mainstay of stages and festivals across the US where critics and fans alike have embraced their unique musical style - referred to by League as Jafunkadansion. Support tonight featuring the wonderful voice of Maz (backed by Snarky Puppy) who has just released his debut album on Ground Up Records.
"Snarky Puppy is one of the most inventive in sound and funk since Maynard Ferguson's fusion years." The New Face of Jazz
Price: £12 Advance
More info: http://crd.fm/1Ug