HJC Presents at PizzaExpress, Holborn - The Soul Immigrants (Saturday Night Party)
Saturday 10th June 2023
Tickets: £20 Seat
The venue for this event is PizzaExpress, 99 High Holborn, London, WC1V 6LF
Hampstead Jazz Club in partnership with PizzaExpress Live, proudly presents The Soul Immigrants, Hailing from South London fine purveyors of energetic Soul, Jazz Funk (& beyond) A four piece funk engine masterminded by Nitin Sawhney ( before his solo career) and singer/guitarist Emrys Baird. Expect hot solos & fireworks and some audience participation because it’s party time!
They have been plying their trade ever since releasing their critically acclaimed ‘Bank From The Brink ‘ in 2020 on leading U.K. label Lateralize Records and putting out 45 singles on their own label .Their last vinyl single featured The JB’s maestro Fred Wesley and was played heavily by Gilles Peterson and Craig Charles. Their current single ‘Blame It On The Endgame’ is also garnering critical acclaim and being played by Jazz FM and BBC6Music. Be prepared for a wonderfully textured, well-crafted and interesting mix from some of London’s most experienced musicians.
Soul Immigrants sound leaner and meaner than ever before as they stir up a potent Gumbo stew of funk, soul and jazz with their distinctive British swagger’ – Jazzworld.com
‘Simply fantastic live’ – Robert Elms BBC London
‘Unstoppable Funkateers’ – Craig Charles BBC6Music
Emrys Baird – Guitar & Vocals
Al Gibson – Bass & Keys
Jake Telford – Sax &Flute
David Bouet – Drums
99 High Holborn
020 7439 4962
Doors: 6:30 pm | Show: 8:00 pmBUY TICKETS