This is the first live J.A.W of the new year, Snarky Puppy Head, Keyboard master & Grammy Winner Bill Laurance together with his band & a.o. one of the baddest drummers out there when it comes to go beyond the genres, sir Richard Spaven!
Grammy award winner and original member of the internationally acclaimed Snarky Puppy, Keyboard player Bill Laurance released his debut album FLINT in 2014 which received international critical acclaim, followed by SWIFT in 2015. Next Year will see the release of his brand new album « Aftersun », to be released in February.
Classically trained, Bill has worked as a professional pianist & keyboard player, composer, producer and arranger. Bill has recorded and or performed with artists including Morcheeba, Salif Keita, Bobby McFerrin, Terence Blanchard Lalah Hathaway, Laura Mvula, Musiq Soul Child, Lionel Loueke or The Metropole Orchestra.
Our UK Drummer aka Richard Spaven has made himself a serious reputation in the game indeed, playing with serious cats such as Flying Lotus, Cinematic Orchestra, Gregory Porter, Gangstarr’s Guru or Jose James. The later told about him “Spaven is the point where Jazz meets the world.” nothing less.
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J.A.W. with Bill Laurance’s Aftersun Project
Sunday, 06th March 2016 | 20:30 CET
Prince Charles | Prinzenstr. 85F | 10969 Berlin/Kreuzberg