• Nubiyan Twist | Berlin

  • Fr, 07.12.2018 ab 19:00 Uhr
    Obentrautstr. 19-21
    10963 Kreuzberg
Nubiyan Twist | Berlin - Club GRETCHEN - Berlin

Nubiyan Twist (UK)Support: WANUBALÉNubiyan Twist are a 10 piece outfit based in Leeds/London, fusing groove driven music from around the world with soundsystem culture and jazz inspired improvisation. A culmination of musicians, DJ's and producers alike, the band strives to encourage artistic and social unity between different cultures and musical styles. Notable influences include the likes of Fela Kuti, King Tubby, J Dilla and Herbie Hancock.Nubiyan Twist are a Leeds born, London based musical collective. Orchestrated by guitarist/producer Tom Excell, they create a unique, infectious sound in an eclectic mix of styles, drawing on jazz, hip-hop, afrobeat, latin, soul, reggae and dance music.A blend of virtuosic players, skilled producers and inspired composers join forces to lay the foundations for singer & MC Nubiya Brandon’s soulful and melodic vocals.With an epic 10 piece live show featuring a 4 piece horn section, 2 vocalists, electronics, turntables and an international (Brazil/UK) rhythm section, Nubiyan Twist create a powerful and unforgettable experience.Their March 2015 debut album Nubiyan Twist received strong support across the jazz, world and hiphop press, with support from sources as diverse as Huey Walker, David Rodigan, Craig Charles, The Independent, Songlines, Afropunk and SBTV. This was followed up with Siren Song in May 2016,Since their humble beginnings at Leeds College of Music, the band have performed on huge stages across the world, being chosen by David Byrne to perform at Queen Elizabeth Hall for the South Bank’s Meltdown Festival, selling out London’s iconic Jazz Cafe, and rocking festival stages from Fusion to Wilderness, Boomtown to Edinburgh Jazz Festival, with their powerful sound and unique blend of styles. Einlass: 19.00 UhrBeginn: 20.00 Uhr VVK: 15 € zzgl. GebührAbendkasse: 18 € Ab 18 JahrenDieses Projekt wird von der Senatsverwaltung für Kultur und Europa aus Mitteln des Europäischen Fonds für regionale Entwicklung gefördert und von Ticketmaster unterstützt.