An evening with The Big Smoke Family a full London gig

Event Details

Event Date:

15-10-2022

Event Time:

Start time: 20:00
End time: 22:30

Event Short Description

Live gig of New Orleans funk rock – a unique mix of punchy horns, heavy street beats and chants.

Event Information

An evening with The Big Smoke Family

The Big Smoke Family are purveyors of New Orleans funk rock – a unique mix of punchy horns, heavy street beats, chants and samples.

Following in the footsteps of modern New Orleans funk bands such as Galactic and Trombone Shorty, and drawing inspiration from Mardi Gras Indians, James Brown and the Meters.

They are live performers with credits that include Dr. John, Maceo Parker and Ernest Ranglin. Their show sees them regularly sell out Ronnie Scott’s, The Hootananny, London Jazz Festival and more.

Following the release of their recent single “Twitchy”, they appeared at Ronnie Scott’s for 3 dates supporting Booker T Jones on the London leg of his UK tour.

“This band is the bomb” – Booker T Jones

“Keeping Funk Alive” – Galactic New Orleans

“Nola-tastic” – The New Mastersounds

“Always brilliant” – Ronnie Scott’s Jazz Club

“Get Ready To Move” – Jazz FM

Admission Details

Adult: £17.50

Child:

Child Age Limit:

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Organiser Details

Name: Empire Hall, Graffham

Email: [email protected]

Website: https://empirehall.org.uk

Venue Details

Address: Empire Hall, Petworth, West Sussex, GU28 0QB

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