KAMAAL WILLIAMS / HENRY WU – The Return Tour @Velvet Underground (March 3, 2019)
An ocean away from South London UK, Kamaal Williams, the latest project spearheaded by Henry Wu (formerly Yussef Kamaal, Breakthrough Act of 2017 Jazz FM Awards) made its live debut in Toronto. Equally adventurous, many braced the frigid temperatures on a Sunday night to see Wu’s Canadian appearance at the Velvet Underground. A sold out, […]
THE SLIM JIM PHANTOM TRIO f. JENNIE VEE @ Cadillac Lounge (Oct 6, 2018)
Rockabilly legend “Slim” Jim Phantom of The Stray Cats fame landed in Toronto for an intimate show at the Cadillac Lounge. Rejuvenating one of the earliest styles of rock and roll music in the 1980s, The Stray Cats exposed a new generation to the early 1950s rockabilly sound. Opening the night was Toronto rockabilly icons The Royal Crowns.
RON CARTER BIG BAND @ Blue Note NYC (April 14, 2018)
Considered one of the world’s most famous jazz venues, the legendary Blue Note Jazz Club in New York’s Greenwich Village hosted another famous legend, bassist Ronald Levin “Ron” Carter. Ron Carter is among the most original, prolific, and influential bassists in jazz. With more than 2,000 albums to his credit, he has recorded with many of the music’s […]