Roy Ayers

Date:Sat 19 Aug
Time:8pm (doors)
Venue:J1
Price:£27.50 (adv)

Vibraphonist/vocalist Roy Ayers is among the best-known, most loved and respected Jazz/R&B artist on the music-scene today.

Now in his fourth decade in the music business, Ayers, known as the Godfather of Neo-soul, continues to bridge the gap between generations of music lovers. In the 60’s he was an award-winning jazz vibraphonist, and transformed into a popular R&B band leader in the 70's/80's. Today, the dynamic music man is an iconic figure still in great demand and whose music industry heavyweights, including Mary J. Blige, Erykah Badu, 50 Cent, A Tribe Called Quest, Tupac and Ice Cube.

Ayers recently recorded with hip hop artist Talib Kweli (produced by Kanye West) and jazz/R&B singer Wil Downing.

One of the worlds most sampled artists, such as Ayers' “Everybody Loves the Sunshine”,”Searchin” & Running Away”.

Presented by Edwartainments & Cambridge Junction

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Doors and Bar open 8pm.

Under 14's must be accompanied by an adult.

All prices shown include a booking fee. 

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