328 Grays Inn Road, Kings Cross WC1X8BZ London
Starts Tuesday, 11/04/17 17:24
AGMP presents direct from Boston, USA
**Debut UK Show**
Age restriction: Under 18's accompanied by an adult.
“The Boston-b?ased band Debo Band gives the psychedelic music heard on the E?thiopiques collections a highs?pirited revamp.” -T?he Village Voice
“Guitar solos, massed vocals, violin and brass rush in like a Red Bulled marching band. Dance at your own risk.” -R?olling Stone
“Boston-b?ased Debo Band has caught fire of late with one of the finest post-E?thiopiques presentations of modern Ethiopian jazz.” -H?uffington Post
Debo Bandare a large ensemble led by Ethiopian-American saxophonistDanny Mekonnenand fronted by charismatic vocalistBruck Tesfaye. Since their inception in 2006, the band has won raves for their groundbreaking take on Ethiopian pop music (thinkEthiopiques), which incorporates traditional scales and vocal styles, alongside American soul and funk rhythms, and instrumentation reminiscent of Eastern European brass bands.Debo Bandhas received broad critical praise fromThe New York Times, Rolling Stone &Pitchfork
Debo Bandhave shared stages with Gogol Bordello,Arcade Fire, Amadou & Mariam, (DJ) Questlove, The Family Stone, Antibalas, and Ethiopian greatTilahun Gessesse.
Ticket limit per person 8
(inc. GBP 1.50 fees)
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