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NeoSoul1stSaturdays ‘NS1S’ – London, UK’s Longest Running Neo-Soul Night – New Venue Launch At Madam Chi, London, N1: SAT MAY 7th 2011

“NEOSOUL1st SATURDAYs”: – SAT MAY 7th 2011, 8pm-1am at MADAM CHI, 187 Upper Street, Islington, London, N1 1RQ, Nearest Transport: Highbury & Islington tube & train. Entrance: £Free before 8pm, £5 after 8pm,….. FREE WI-FI & TABLE BOOKINGS – to book / all enquires: email keepthefaithful@gmail.com , MUSIC POLICY: Neo-Soul, down-tempo Nu-Soul & related music all night. NEOSOUL1stSATURDAYs ‘NS1S’ – London’s longest running Neo-Soul night, formerly NS3Fs. General info at: http://www.keepthefaithful.com/ , http://www.keepthefaithevents.com/ , http://www.twitter.com/keepthefaithful , http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=141321709271206

FULL EVENT INFO:

~ “NEOSOUL1stSATURDAYs” ~ ‘NS1S’ ~ London’s longest running Neo-Soul night ~ formerly “NeoSoul3rdFridays” & Official Julie Dexter London Album Release Party

VENUE & ADDRESS:
Madam Chi
187 Upper Street,
Islington,
London
N1 1RQ

LANDMARKS:
Close to Hope & Anchor pub & Islington Town Hall.

TRANSPORT:
Highbury & Islington Tube Station is 5 mins walk
Buses 19, 43 and 4

PARKING:
Off street parking in surrounding streets after restrictions end.

PRICE:
Free before 8pm, £5 after 8pm

TIMES:
8pm-1am
(Music event starts at 8pm, last admission is 1am, the bar is open all day & before 8pm & licensed til 3am on this occasion)

DRINKS & FOOD:
A wide range of coffee’s, juices, wines, beers and champagnes including organic & fair trade goods.
A range of organic cakes, snacks & truffles also.

FREE WI-FI , TABLE RESERVATIONS & PRIVATE FUNCTION ROOM HIRE:
Wi-Fi is free to use for all customers, tables reservations, private use of the function room & birthday/ special occasion bookings are also free to book – email for more details: keepthefaithful@gmail.com Hiring the private function room for no charge makes it 1 of the cheapest you will find in Central London.

EVENT SCENARIO:
“NEOSOUL1stSATURDAYs” (‘NS1S’), formerly “NEOSOUL3rdFRIDAYs (‘NS3Fs’) – London’s longest running Neo-Soul night featuring Neo-Soul & down-tempo Nu Soul all night. There was a need to create this night at this point in time in London due to the feedback we got from attendees who found no where else was playing large amounts of this music on the weekends in London. This event is very much a labour of love & as with all niche & specialist music nights – it requires your support through attendance to keep happening.
NS1S is part of Keep The Faith’s Groove Lineage Eclectic Soul night. DJ Paul Aaaron on decks with occasional guests & release parties for previous artists such as Erykah Badu, Dwele, The Foreign Exchange, Eric Roberson as part of this night.
Expect to hear artists like: Erykah Badu, Dwele, J Dilla, Eric Roberson, F.E.,  D’Angelo, Maxwell, Angie Stone, Musiq Soulchild, Omar, Marsha Ambrosius, Floetry, Bilal, Carmen Rodgers, Sy Smith, Zo, QTip, The Roots, Raphael Saadiq, N’Dambi, Common, Anthony David, Teedra Moses, Janelle Monae, Outkast, Jessie Boykins III, Oddisee, 9th Wonder, Flying Lotus, Jose James, Fertile Ground, Peven Everett & more..

MUSIC POLICY:
Neo-Soul, Down-tempo Nu Soul, new music, Neo-Soul favourites, Julie Dexter’s new album & related music all night.

OFFICIAL JULIE DEXTER ALBUM LONDN RELEASE PARTY AT NS1S SAT MAY 7th 2011:

This event is also the official London release party for Julie Dexter’s new album “New Again”. We will have copies of the album to give away & also to sell at £6 each CD. We will feature the album earlier in the evening, with the give-aways later in the evening. “New Again” is out now, available from all good net music stores inc. CD Baby, Amazon, iTunes or buy direct from JulieDexter.Com

Regarding NEO SOUL faves – expect to hear tunes like these:

VAN HUNT “DOWN HERE IN HELL”: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LjqtmfBeyjI
D’ANGELO “I FOUND MY SMILE(AGAIN)” REMIX: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aP7nlYZN1fA
ERIC ROBERSON & MARSHA AMBROSIUS “N2U”: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hjRIcH4fzcE
DWELE “LAY IT DOWN”: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KXTcze1Wl_0
LUCY PEARL “DANCE TONIGHT”: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lMch9WhzpRw
WILL.I.AM & TERRY DEXTER “LAY ME DOWN”: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xzB0KufYdxA
BAHAMADIA & J DILLA “1.14 FUNKY4U”: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HXkiRzRyb98
KINDRED THE FAMILY SOUL “WHERE WOULD I BE”: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=du7njrkF-Ik
OMAR “THERE’S NOTHING LIKE THIS” http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mFnclBOlr6o
KANYE WEST/SYLEENA JOHNSON/JOHN LEGEND “ALL FALLS DOWN”: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jE12tqIaVh0
THE FOREIGN EXCHANGE Ft. DARIEN BROCKINGTON, PHONTE & ZO! “DON’T WAIT”: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c7yWrDaK1SQ
MUSIQ SOULCHILD: “BUDDY” http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PHPdNXwU8GE
ERYKAH BADU “BACK IN THE DAY”: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w4bhKB1E6iY
ERYKAH BADU “APPLE TREE”: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HStSKy2Ck9k
ERYKAH BADU “GONE BABY, DON’T BE LONG”: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7TXGsm8syPM

Inside The Madam Chi Lounge:

STREET MAP, HOW TO FIND MADAM CHI, LONDON N1:

The next NS1S event after this May 7th 2011 launch is scheduled for Sat June 4th 2911.  More info to follow on the June 4th 2011 event.

For all enquiries & to book tables & private function room for free – please email: keepthefaithful.com

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” NEOSOULWW ” Launch Event At Jazz Cafe, London Feat. SY SMITH, ZO! First Ever UK Solo Shows: Sunday March 6th 2011

SY SMITH | ZO! – First Ever UK Solo Shows, KTF “NeoSoulWW” At Jazzcafe, London, Sun March 6th 2011

SY SMITH & ZO! …. Live at JAZZCAFE, 5 Park way, Camden, London, NW1 : SUN MARCH 6th 2011, 7pm-11pm, £19 Advance or more on the door; …. UK DEBUT live show DOUBLE BILL by these respected USA NEO SOUL acts. 2 full, live sets from each artist inc. Sy Smith’s solo work & Zo!’s “Sunstorm” album set live + support from UK Soul Star Elisha La’Verne, Rachel Huggins & KTF residents. ….. Part of KEEP THE FAITH Events “NEO SOUL WW” Live series at Jazzcafe. All show enquiries – please email: keepthefaithful@gmail.com , Info also@: www.KeepTheFaithEvents.com
FULL EVENT INFO:

on SUNDAY 6th MARCH 2011
KEEP THE FAITH Events  “NEOSOULWW” Live Series Presents Live:
SY SMITH     |     ZO!  (“Sunstorm” set)
+ Elisha La’Verne
+ Rachel Huggins
+ KTF “NeoSoulWW” residents Paul Aaaron, DJ Kay, Harlano, Adeola & The CK Band
Venue Address:
JAZZ CAFE
5 Parkway,
Camden Town,
London
NW1
Nearest Tube:
Camden Town
Running times:
7pm – 11pm
** PRICES: **
£19 Advance, or More On The Door,
Upstairs Balcony Restaurant Table Seats Entrance + £16.50 Min Menu Spend
PURCHASE YOUR TICKET ONLINE FROM TICKETMASTER AT:
(search “SY SMITH & ZO!” “KEEP THE FAITH EVENTS” “JAZZ CAFE” “MARCH 6th” or use this direct link to Feb 6th tickets:
http://www.ticketmaster.co.uk/event/1F004594CD268F05?brand=jazz_cafe&camefrom=CFC_UK_MAMA_JAZZCAFE
ORDER ON PHONE from TICKETMASTER on: Tel: 0870 4000 700
Alternative Online Ticket Agents:
BOX OFFICE, IN PERSON & CASH PAYMENTS:
To order in person or for Cash payment at JAZZCAFE( frontdoor) box
office 5 Parkway Camden, NW1 (Mon – Sat 10.30am-5.30pm).
Table Seats On Balcony with £16.50 Set Menu – Call Jazzcafe Restaurant Line For Tables On: 020 7688 8899 (Lines Open 10.30am-5.30pm Mon-Sat)
Web info:
Line Up:
Live Performances From:
ZO! – Full live “Sunstorm” set with live band
SY SMITH – Full live set with live band
+ UK Soul star Elisha La’Verne, Rachel Higgins, KTF “NeoSoulWW” Residents Paul Aaaron, DJ Kay, Harlano, Adeola, The CK Band
UK DEBUT SHOW DOUBLE BILL:
First ever live sets by each of these respected USA Neo Soul acts.
SY SMITH:
Sy Smith from DC by way of LA, USA brings her Eclectic Syber Soul which
has elements of Jazz, Hip Hop and Funk, with 3 albums already
completed and countless work with artists ranging from Me’shell N’degeocello, Macy Gray, Eric Benet, MdCL, & F.E.
Sy is a talented multi-instrumentalist songwriter, as also seen with F.E. & Jazz artist Chris Botti.
Sy’s music has aspects of traditional Soul, Electronica, and solid pop
song writing with hints of Prince.
ZO!:
Zo! is the talented instrumentalist and producer from The Foreign
Exchange production family who features on F.E.’s latest album
Authenticity. Zo!’s own new album “Sunstorm” which features guests from F.E.:
Phonte, Darien Brockington, Nicolay, & also Eric Roberson, Sy Smith, Lady Alma, Monique Bingham has received wide
critical acclaim from pundits and the general public. Zo! brings a
fusion of Soul, Nu Jazz, Funk & Electronica. Zo! will perform his “Sunstorm” album live for the first time in the UK.
Be in the Jazzcafe to witness some Nu Soul history as these 2 great
artists make their hotly anticipated UK debuts. There will be a full
live set from each of the 2 artists complete with full live band.
+Also On The Night – ”Neo Soul WW” Live Resident DJs:
PAUL AAARON (Keep The Faith / Groove Lineage)
DJ KAY (Keep The Faith / UKSoulJam)
+ELISHA LA’VERNE + RACHEL HUGGINS
Hosted by:
KEEP THE FAITH Events ft. HARLANO, ADEOLA, The CK Band & PAUL AAARON
Event Summary:


“Neo Soul WW” Live Series is a new series of live events from Keep The Faith featuring some of the most exciting Neo Soul, Nu Soul, Credible Hip Hop & R&B & Nu Jazz acts from the USA & other global places outside the UK. Inspired by belief in these artists & the need for the UK to hear these acts live & in the era they are making their great, contemporary music. You can expect the quality & consistency you’ve come to expect from our UKSoulJam live events together with anticipation and enjoyment of seeing these great contemporary USA & WW live acts, some for their first ever live performances in the UK at the artists & attendees venue of choice – Jazzcafe, London.
Part of Keep The Faith’s “Neo Soul WW” Live event series
For all show enquiries please email: keepthefaithful@gmail.com
Keep The Faith Facebook Group: http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=31947270894
Keep The Faith Twitter: www.twitter.com/keepthefaithful
A KEEP THE FAITH Events Production – www.KeepTheFaithEvents.Com
SY SMITH & ZO! YOUTUBE CLIPS:
SY SMITH “WELCOME TO SYBERSPACE”:
SY SMITH: “FLY AWAY WITH ME” http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N6v-N_G4Pwk
ZO! (ft. Eric Roberson, Phonte, Big Pooh, Darien Brockington) “THIS COULD BE THE NIGHT”:
ZO! “GREATER THAN THE SUN” (ft. The Foreign Exchange & Phonte): http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zHb-dWCU9pI
SY SMITH & ZO! “GREATEST WEAPON OF ALL TIME”:

SY SMTH vs ZO! & Friends (also feat. Eric Roberson, Phonte & more) Mixtape Free to download. Listen via the Youtube clip below, or download the MP3 from the mediafire link:  http://www.mediafire.com/?06pjh5az0bw85b7

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UKSoulJam “Nu-Jazz-Soul Special” feat. VALERIE ETIENNE (Jamiroquai, Galliano, 2bo4), HEIDI VOGEL, CECILIA STALIN, FLOETIC LARA, LISA MAYERS, SHERRY DAVIS, MATTI ROOTS & More At JAZZCAFE – London: Sun Feb 6th 2011

UKSOULJAM NuJazz special :- ft Valerie Etienne front lady of Galliano, 2bo4 & member of current Jamiroquai line up bringing new Spiritual Soul-Jazz music; Heidi Vogel of Cinematic Orchestra, Defected & Expansion Records bringing her blend of organic Samba & soulful dance fusion, Cecilia Stalin of Koop bringing her blend of Jazz, Soul & Hip Hop, Floetic Lara bringing her blend of Soul, Jazz, R&B & Spokenword, Lisa Mayers bringin…g her blend of UKGospel, NuJazz & Soul, Matti Roots with his Roots & Soul music, Sherry Davis with *Real Nu Soul & R&B; Hosted by our fave UKPoet Greeds, KTF resi DJs Paul Aaaron & DJ Kay + More acts TBA, our midnight open-mic-jam session & those infamous surprise guests, ….. £10 advance, Jazzcafe, 5 Parkway, Camden, London, NW1, 7pm-1am.

“UK SOUL JAM” – The ORIGINAL UKSOUL Show @ JAZZ CAFE – NU JAZZ Special

** Featuring VALERIE ETIENNE (Jamiroquai / Galliano / 2bo4) Many More All Live Established & New UKSoul Acts **

on SUNDAY 6th FEBRUARY 2011

7pm – 1am

‘UK SOUL JAM’ :
a celebration of UK SOUL featuring the best established & new UKSoul talent at The Jazz Cafe, London

Venue Address:
JAZZ CAFE
5 Parkway,
Camden Town,
London
NW1

Nearest Tube:
Camden Town

Running times:
7pm – 1am

** PRICES: **
£10 Advance, £12 Door,  Upstairs Balcony Restaurant Table Seats with £16.50 Set Menu

PURCHASE YOUR TICKET ONLINE FROM TICKETMASTER AT:
http://www.ticketmaster.co.uk/
(search “UK SOUL JAM” “UKSOULJAM” “Jazz Cafe” “FEBRUARY 6th” or use this direct link to Feb 6th tickets:
http://www.ticketmaster.co.uk/event/1F00456F96A27C5C?brand=jazz_cafe&camefrom=CFC_UK_MAMA_JAZZCAFE

ORDER ON PHONE from TICKETMASTER on: Tel: 0870 4000 700

Alternative Online Ticket Agents:
http://www.seetickets.com/

BOX OFFICE, IN PERSON & CASH PAYMENTS:
To order in person or for Cash payment at JAZZCAFE( frontdoor) box
office 5 Parkway Camden, NW1 (Mon – Sat 10.30am-5.30pm).

Table Seats On Balcony with £16.50 Set Menu – Call Jazzcafe Restaurant Line For Tables On: 020 7688 8899 (Lines Open 10.30am-5.30pm Mon-Sat)

Web info:
http://www.KeepTheFaithEvents.com

http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=165515873490239&index=1Music Style:
SOUL, NEO SOUL, UK SOUL, GOSPEL, URBAN, RAREGROOVE, NU JAZZ, R&B, BROKENBEAT, HIP HOP, REGGAE, DANCEHALL, OPEN MIC JAM & LIVE MUSIC

Line Up:
Resident DJs:
PAUL AAARON (Keep The Faith / Groove Lineage)
DJ KAY (Keep The Faith / UKSoulJam)
Resident Band:
THE CKB
Hosted By:
GREEDS & PAUL AAARON

Live Performances From:
VALERIE ETIENNE (Galliano / Jamiroquai / 2bo4)
HEIDI VOGEL (Cinematic Orchestra / Defected, Expansion Records)
CECILIA STALIN (Koop)
FLOETIC LARA
LISA MAYERS
MATTI ROOTS
SHERRY DAVIS
+ Open Mic & Jam Session (Open To The Public Later In The Show)
+ More Acts TBA & Surprise Guests On The Night.


Our Guests This Month:
…..VALERIE ETIENNE: was frontlady with TALKING LOUD’s first signing – the Acid Jazz era’s group GALLIANO along with fellow frontperson ROB GALLIANO they pushed their pioneering fusion of Brit Funk, Soul-Jazz & Spokenword across the globe. Valerie also has an accomplished solo career which includes great tracks produced by MJ Cole + collabs with other Key UK artists such as
ROOTS MANUVA, TWO BANKS OF FOUR & JAMIROQUAI. Valerie is fresh back from her WW Tour as part of JAMIROQUAI & his new album and she’s raring to share her new music with UKSoulJam show…
…..HEIDI VOGEL: UKSoulJam favourite Heidi Vogel. Heidi’s musical range is as wide & diverse as her tours which have taken her the world over to theatre’s across the USA, Brazil, The Far East inc. acclaimed festivals such as Fuji Rock Festival at Fuji Mountain & Coachella in LA, USA to sell out concerts with Gilles Peterson favourites The Cinematic Orchestra at The Royal Albert Hall in her London home town. Heidi’s music touches on acoustic roots Samba music style of her Brazilian family heritage to contemporary Soul, Soulful House & Nu Jazz with releases out on labels such as Defected, King St Sounds, Duffnote, Slip & Slide, Further Out, SoulHeaven, Ninja Tune, Counterpoint & Expansion Records. Heidi’s working credits read like a who’s who of Soul & Dance music working with everyone from Isaac Hayes, Brand New Heavies to Bob Sinclair’s Africanism. Heidi is currently working on an album – be in the house to hear the latest from this relentless UKSoulJam favourite.
…..CECILIA STALIN: Swedish born London resident Cecilia Stalin’s breakthru came with Nu Jazz act Koop “Waltz For Koop” ft on Woody Allen’s “Match Point” film soundtrack. Cecilia has done previous live shows with The Streets, Alicia Dixon, Cinematic Orchestra, Nate James, Omar, recording collabs with Bugz In The Attic’s Daz-I-Kue, Drew Beats & has had music out on labels such as Compost, Wagram, Jazz FM & Universal Music. Cecilia currently has a critically acclaimed EP “Afro Blue” out & is working on a new project “Step Like A Giant” – a ‘Neow’ mix of Hip Hop, Soul & Nu Jazz. see how Cecilia sets stages alight from NYC to Tokyo at Jazzcafe on Feb 6th
…..FLOETIC LARA a favourite of UKSoulJam, Flo brings a blend of Soul, Jazz, R&B with spokenword as good as the singing.
Floetic Lara has toured globally & her critically acclaimed first album had productions from UKSoul great Don-e on.
….. LISA MAYERS is a very strong UKGospel artist and one half of a Man & Wife performance and production duo. Vocally reminiscent of classic 80’s street Soul, whilst reaching Herbie Handcock heights on the Keyboard.
…..MATTI ROOTS: We look forward to the debut on UKSoulJam of one of the most exciting new UK acts around – Matti Roots, bringing his blend of Soul & Roots music. Matti has recently received playlist status on several national BBC radio stations.
…..SHERRY DAVIS: Sherry Davis is a singer songwriter from South London who has built up a steady awareness of her musical craft with performances across London at venues such as The Royal Albert Hall, Cobden Club, Mau Mau Bar & Zigfrid Hoxton. Accompanying herself live on keyboards Abi’s music is a mix of Soul, Blues & Popular styles. We are looking forward to her return to UKSoulJam show on Feb 6th.
….With guest host for this month only – our UKSoul Poet-Laureate: Greeds! + more more live acts TBA + our infamous surprise guests!..

…..& This Month Also With Special Guest Host: GREEDS: Greeds is our UKSoul poet Laureate of choice taking the spokenword scene by storm in the last few years accompanied by very Soulful & Jazz based music from KTF & UKSJ friends Remedy. Greeds will be in Host & Compare mode on this occasion -an ideal role for this engaging performance artist – look out for Greeds also hosting & taking on duals in the Open Mic Jam later in the evening…

Not to be missed & advance ticket purchase is highly recommended.
…Previous surprise guests in our Jam session have inc. Amy Winehouse, Jeffrey Daniel of Shalamar & Marsha Ambrosius of Floetry – so make sure you’re on the house to see who will surprise us this month…

Event Summary:
UK SOUL JAM: A celebration of UK SOUL in an Open Mic – Jam Session, Showcase & DJ Session featuring the best of London’s Soul talent at Jazz Cafe. As seen on Sky TV.

UK Soul Jam captures the energy and musical talent from London’s Contemporary Soul Scene. Bringing together singers, players, & connoisseurs of Neo Soul, Nu Jazz, Credible Hip Hop and RnB, Brokenbeat, Reggae, Gospel and Soulful House scenes in London. A platform for new & established artists. Open Mic / Jam is open to the public.

UK SOUL JAM – The ORIGINAL UKSOUL Show

Further web info:
http://www.UKSoulJam.Com

For all show enquiries & if you would like to perform please email:
keepthefaithful@gmail.com

A KEEP THE FAITH Events Production – www.KeepTheFaithEvents.Com

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VALERIE ETIENNE “MISUNDERSTANDING”:
GALLIANO ft VALERIE ETIENNE “LONG TIME GONE”:
GALLIANO ft VALERIE ETIENNE “PRINCE OF PEACE”:
2bo4 ft VALERIE ETIENNE “ONE DAY”:
GALLIANO ft VALERLIE ETIENNE “FREEFALL” (Peshay Remix): 
DANISM ft HEIDI VOGEL “TRY”:
CECILIA STALIN “AFRO BLUE”:
FLOETIC LARA: “MELLOW YELLOW”
LISA MAYERS “LIFE LINE”:
MATTI ROOTS “OCD”:
SHERRY DAVIS: “AIN’T THAT LOVE”:

GREEDS “WHAT IT MEANS”
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SY SMITH | ZO! First Ever UK Solo Shows, KTF “NeoSoulWW” At Jazzcafe, London, Sun March 6th 2011

SY SMITH & ZO! …. Live at JAZZCAFE, 5 Park way, Camden, London, NW1 : SUN MARCH 6th 2011, 7pm-11pm, £19 Advance or more on the door; …. UK DEBUT live show DOUBLE BILL by these respected USA NEO SOUL acts. 2 full, live sets from each artist inc. Sy Smith’s solo work & Zo!’s “Sunstorm” album set live + support from UK Soul Star Elisha La’Verne. ….. Part of KEEP THE FAITH Events “NEO SOUL WW” Live series at Jazzcafe. All show enquiries – please email: keepthefaithful@gmail.com , Info also@: www.KeepTheFaithEvents.com ….. This event is likely to sell out – See full event details below for ticket purchase links

FULL EVENT INFO:

on SUNDAY 6th MARCH 2011

KEEP THE FAITH Events  “NEOSOULWW” Live Series Presents Live:

SY SMITH     |     ZO!  (“Sunstorm” set)

Venue Address:
JAZZ CAFE
5 Parkway,
Camden Town,
London
NW1

Nearest Tube:
Camden Town

Running times:
7pm – 11pm

** PRICES: **
£19 Advance, or More On The Door,

Upstairs Balcony Restaurant Table Seats Entrance + £16.50 Min Menu Spend

PURCHASE YOUR TICKET ONLINE FROM TICKETMASTER AT:
http://www.ticketmaster.co.uk/
(search “SY SMITH & ZO!” “KEEP THE FAITH EVENTS” “JAZZ CAFE” “MARCH 6th” or use this direct link to Feb 6th tickets:
http://www.ticketmaster.co.uk/event/1F004594CD268F05?brand=jazz_cafe&camefrom=CFC_UK_MAMA_JAZZCAFE

ORDER ON PHONE from TICKETMASTER on: Tel: 0870 4000 700

Alternative Online Ticket Agents:
https://www.hmvtickets.co/performances/3638/book?REFID=MAMA_JAZZCAFEWEB
http://www.seetickets.com

BOX OFFICE, IN PERSON & CASH PAYMENTS:
To order in person or for Cash payment at JAZZCAFE( frontdoor) box
office 5 Parkway Camden, NW1 (Mon – Sat 10.30am-5.30pm).

Table Seats On Balcony with £16.50 Set Menu – Call Jazzcafe Restaurant Line For Tables On: 020 7688 8899 (Lines Open 10.30am-5.30pm Mon-Sat)

Web info:
http://www.KeepTheFaithEvents.com

Line Up:
Live Performances From:
SY SMITH – Full live set with live band
ZO! – Full live “Sunstorm” set with live band
+ SUPPORT from UK Soul star ELISHA LA’VERNE

UK DEBUT SHOW DOUBLE BILL:
First ever live sets by each of these respected USA Neo Soul acts.
SY SMITH:
Sy Smith from DC by way of LA, USA brings her Eclectic Syber Soul which
has elements of Jazz, Hip Hop and Funk, with 3 albums already
completed and countless work with artists ranging from Me’shell N’degeocello, Macy Gray, Eric Benet, MdCL, & F.E.
Sy is a talented multi-instrumentalist songwriter, as also seen with F.E. & Jazz artist Chris Botti.
Sy’s music has aspects of traditional Soul, Electronica, and solid pop
song writing with hints of Prince.
ZO!:
Zo! is the talented instrumentalist and producer from The Foreign
Exchange production family who features on F.E.’s latest album
Authenticity. Zo!’s own new album “Sunstorm” which features guests from F.E.:
Phonte, Darien Brockington, Nicolay, & also Eric Roberson, Sy Smith, Lady Alma, Monique Bingham has received wide
critical acclaim from pundits and the general public. Zo! brings a
fusion of Soul, Nu Jazz, Funk & Electronica. Zo! will perform his “Sunstorm” album live for the first time in the UK.

Be in the Jazzcafe to witness some Nu Soul history as these 2 great
artists make their hotly anticipated UK debuts. There will be a full
live set from each of the 2 artists complete with full live band.

+”Neo Soul WW” Live Resident DJs:
PAUL AAARON (Keep The Faith / Groove Lineage)
DJ KAY (Keep The Faith / UKSoulJam)
Hosted by:
KEEP THE FAITH Events ft. HARLANO, ADEOLA, CKB & PAUL AAARON

Event Summary:
“Neo Soul WW” Live Series is a new series of live events from Keep The Faith featuring some of the most exciting Neo Soul, Nu Soul, Credible Hip Hop & R&B & Nu Jazz acts from the USA & other global places outside the UK. Inspired by belief in these artists & the need for the UK to hear these acts live & in the era they are making their great, contemporary music. You can expect the quality & consistency you’ve come to expect from our UKSoulJam live events together with anticipation and enjoyment of seeing these great contemporary USA & WW live acts, some for their first ever live performances in the UK at the artists & attendees venue of choice – Jazzcafe, London.

Part of Keep The Faith’s “Neo Soul WW” Live event series

For all show enquiries please email: keepthefaithful@gmail.com
Keep The Faith Facebook Group: http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=31947270894
Keep The Faith Twitter: www.twitter.com/keepthefaithful

A KEEP THE FAITH Events Production – www.KeepTheFaithEvents.Com