Monday 15th July 2013
- Tuesday 16th July 2013
£30.00 - £45.00
Tribal Tech is considered an iconic band of music associated with jazz-fusion (for some), jazz-rock (for others) or (as few) related to rock-fusion and / or (according to the founding members of group) to the fusion-progressive. Labels aside, note that Tribal Tech was established in 1984 at the behest of guitarist Scott Henderson and bassist Gary Willis and his recording debut came in 1985 with the album Spears. Then, alternating different integrations, which include among others, drummers Joey Heredia and Steve Houghton, percussionist Brad Dutz, saxophonist and flutist Bob Sheppard and David Goldblatt and keyboardist Pat Coil-, Dr. Hee arrive Albums 1987 Nomad Tribal Tech in 1989 and 1991. In the early nineties, with the album Illicit, 1991, the band settle the integration is considered classic in addition to those already mentioned Scott Henderson on guitar and Gary Willis on bass, drummer Kirk Covington and Scott Kinsey on keyboards .
This alignment would give life to a prolific musical production involving Face First in 1993, Primal Tracks compiled 1994 Reality Check in 1995, Thick 1999 and which would, at least until now, his latest study: Rocket Science 2000.
The truth is that Tribal Tech, stage after a long absence in which each of its members was doomed to their respective solo projects, returns to the ring with his classical training (Henderson, Willis, Covington and Kinsey) to present a new album study and undertake an extensive world tour.
The brand new Tribal Tech album material entitled X and its launch is scheduled for March 27
Support: The Ronnie Scotts All Stars
+ support tonight: The Ronnie Scotts All Stars with Special Guest vocalists Emma Smith (Mon) and Natalie Williams (Tues)
Monday's band line up: Alex Garnett (tenor sax), James Pearson (piano), Sam Burgess (bass) and Ed Richardson (drums).
Tuesday's band line up: is Alex Garnett (tenor sax), James Pearson (piano), Sam Burgess (bass) and Chris Higginbottom
The Ronnie Scott's All Stars are comprised of some of the greatest talents on the U.K scene, including some of our most regular performers James Pearson (piano), Sam Burgess (bass) and Pedro Segundo (drums)
Musical Director at Ronnie Scott’s and the owner of a ferocious piano technique coupled with a sense of musicality rarely heard, James Pearson is one of the most exciting musicians to have emerged from the U.K in the last 25 years. After working with him, the late jazz legend Sir John Dankworth declared: "James Pearson is an exceptionally gifted artist. His masterful playing makes him head and shoulders above the rest of his contemporaries. He shows signs of true greatness".
Double Bass Despite only being in his early 30’s, already Sam is a stalwart of the UK jazz scene. As well as appearing on numerous film soundtracks such as 'Bridget Jones's Diary' and 'Hannibal'. Sam’s thumping, pounding, relentlessly driving bass lines have been heard accompanying the likes of Bob James, Billy Kilson, Gary Novak, Joe Lock, Dave Kekowski, Guy Barker, Dave O'Higgins, Pete King, Gareth Williams, Claire Martin, Jim Mullen, Alan Barnes, Tim Whitehead, John Horler, Gwyneth Herbert, John Dankworth, The BBC Big Band and Robbie Williams.
At 22 years old Pedro Segundo, Portuguese drummer joins the James Pearson Trio at Ronnie Scott’s Jazz Club.
Born and raised in Lisbon, picked up the drums seriously at the age of eight starting studying classical percussion a year later. In June 2011 he graduates from Guildhall School of Music and Drama in Timpani and Classical Percussion. His musical ability combines a blend of styles creating a unique sound on the drum set. He has played regularly with Dennis Rollins, Femi Temowo, Mário Franco, Cleveland Watkiss and many other artists touring in festivals all around the globe.
Other regular performers include:
Dave Ohm (drums), Natalie Williams (vocals), Alex Garnett (sax), Nigel Price (guitar), Steve Rushton (drums), Polly Gibbons (vocals), Alistair White (trombone), Gary Baldwin (hammond), Al Cherry (guitar), Matt Home (drums), Alan Barnes (sax), Ralph Salmins (drums), Arnie Somogyi (bass), Mark Smith (bass), James Nisbet (guitar), Pete Long (sax), Gerard Presencer (Trumpet), Dave O’Higgins (sax), Alec Dankworth (bass), Steve Fishwick (trumpet) and others...
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