Band on the Wall presents Free Jazz – a free-entry event showcasing some of the most exciting new artists pushing genre boundaries, playing jazz, electronic, hip-hop, funk, soul and experimental sounds. Come down and discover new music from the likes of Nick Lockewood, Maruja, Enki and Ben Haskins Quartet. Entry is free, so come on down. Click ‘going’ on the Facebook event to get all the latest updates.
With his training acquired at various institutions including Leeds College of Music’s (Jazz degree) and a Master of Music at the Royal Northern College of Music, Nick has been working professionally in the various realms of music since 2005. His passion for music began much earlier, back in the bands and musical theatre performances of his school life.
‘A fusion of funk, reggae, jazz, hip hop and rap with high energy sets and trippy guitar melodies held together by philosophical political lyricism’.
Enki are a Manchester-based modern jazz quartet.
Ben Haskins Quartet
Ben Haskins’ quartet play original compositions as well as a selection of favourite standards. The music draws influence from great trio guitarist such as Kurt Rosenwinkel, John Abercrombie and Jim Hall.
This is a standing show.
10+. Under 16s must be accompanied by a responsible adult.
FOOD AND DRINK
Open from 5pm on gig nights, our bar is the perfect pre-show meeting place. Every gig night we serve up a range of freshly-prepared pizza, bar snacks, over 50 speciality gins with paired tonic waters, beers, wines, fine spirits and more.
Get down early and sample our delicious food and renowned gin menu.
Sun-Fri 5-7pm / Sat 12pm-7pm
Pint Carlsberg Pilsner £3
Bottle House Wine £12
Two Cocktails £12
House doubles £5
Pizza & Pint/Soft Drink £9
Two Pizzas & Bottle House Wine £20
More info: https://bandonthewall.org/food-drink/
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