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Free Jazz: Flightless Birds, Skwid Ink, Lucy Mae & Têtes de Pois

Hosted by the Consul of the Manchester Cultural Exchange Group
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Took place 2 months ago
Tue 12 Feb 19:45 - 22:30

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After some tropical music let's continue Protected content an eclectic selection of Jazz...

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Listen to some samples of the artists featured here
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Flightless Birds

Flightless Birds is Alex Dineen, Jon Needham and Dan Peate. They take many elements of a classic jazz guitar trio and fuse them with a heavily electronic sound and the energy of a rock trio. Think Squarepusher meets Pat Metheny meets Battles.

Skwid Ink

Skwid Ink are a raucous and theatrical quartet from the up and coming Leeds based label, Tight Lines.

Lucy Mae

Lucy Mae is a singer & lyricist from Manchester England, writing alongside French multi instrumentalist and producer, Luc Phan.

The full band consists of: Joe Wood (drums), Tom Chapman (bass) (with Phan on Guitar, Loop Station and Saxophone). The quartet also feature & collaborate with various players from around the UK. Protected content Lucy Mae & band receive a beautiful reception following the release of their debut EP with performances at Manchester Jazz Festival, Band on the Wall (supporting YolanDa Brown) and a small tour of Europe, the UK & South East Asia, Protected content see the release of the debut album (and hopefully many more adventures).

Têtes de Pois

Têtes de Pois are a high energy, seven piece instrumental band based in Leeds, performing original music influenced by jazz, hip-hop, afro-beat and more.

This is a standing show.

10+. Under 16s must be accompanied by a responsible adult.