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We had a great first taster session at Raw Material last Monday 15th Feb. We were really impressed by musicians who attended and managed to get a few tunes together . We already have the basis of a band and are looking forward to meeting more people who want to take part.
Next, we will be at City Heights Academy on Saturday 27th Feb to let all the young players at Lambeth Music Saturday Centre know about the project. Come and get involved!!
Special gig coming up on 6th Feb 2016 on the date of Bob Marley’s Birthday SOOTHSAYERS meets DENNIS BOVELL – legend of Matumbi, LKJ, British popular music innovator and originator, writer of Janet Kay’s ‘Silly Games’ …..and recently producer of Joss Stone’s new album– this is only scratching the surface of his work. Plus Afrospot All Stars and DJ Adam Prescott (reggae roast). Tickets/More Info HERE
Download available December 18th
7″single released Jan 15th 2016
If you missed this gig – here’s a glimpse of what went on…..it was a great pleasure and privilege to perform alongside these amazing musicians
At the Forge, Camden, 24th July
An exclusive opportunity to see Soothsayers perform with this incredible troupe of Bengali folk musicians who they first encountered when they performed at the Dhaka World Music Festival in 2011. Expect beautiful, spiritual Bengali folk music combined with Soothsayers’ own brand of blissed-out dub and heavy afrobeat grooves in this unique and surprisingly powerful blend……
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