Soothsayers are back for two nights at South London’s best live music venue – The Hideaway – October 2nd and 3rd
Featuring a musical tribute to the great Rico Rodriguez who sadly passed away this month.
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……
more info here
Soothsayers’ Classic first album ‘LOST CITY’ is going to be released for the first time on vinyl (release date 20th Oct)
LOST CITY – SOOTHSAYERS
If you’re in the Nottingham area, come this Sunday 3rd Aug to a free festival down by the riverside – we’re on around 2pm…
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“Cornel sings beautifully, his clear, sweet tenor soaring above a bed of bubbling rhythms, melodic keyboards and lazy horn lines.” Songlines
“Shows world class reggae is still being made in 2013” Soundblab.com
“Precise, melodic vocals with intricate horn-led arrangements. Delightful.” Uncut Magazine
This stunning partnership evolved out of a chance meeting between Campbell and Soothsayers in Kingston Jamaica, they have produced an acclaimed album of new material and this is a top quality live experience. See Cornel Campbell with Soothsayers up close for their only UK club show this year – warming up for appearances at Rototom Festival – Spain, One Love Festival and Edinburgh Festival.
Since the release of “Nothing Can Stop Us” in May last year, Soothsayers and Cornell have been touring venues and festivals around Europe, attracting a growing army of supporters along the way. Reviews of the shows have been unanimously positive and audiences ecstatic.
Cornell Campbell’s iconic falsetto singing style has fostered a prolific recording career, working with legendary Jamaican producers Clement Dodd, Duke Reid, Joe Gibbs, Bunny ‘Striker’ Lee, King Tubby and Winston Niney Observer.
Soothsayers have produced six critically acclaimed albums and have firmly established themselves as a unique force in the UK music scene, with their combination of influences that includes afrobeat and reggae, their powerful live shows and their outstanding catalogue of recorded output on CD and vinyl.
DJ Selection: Ska La Vin
£11 Advance – click here / £15 OTD
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