• London Astrobeat Orchestra: African Talking Heads & The Police

  • Mon, 03-06-2019 at 20:00
  • The Lanes
    22 Nelson Street
    bs1 2le Bristol
London Astrobeat Orchestra: African Talking Heads & The Police - The Lanes - Bristol

BLG Promotions are proud to present:London Astrobeat Orchestra performing African covers of the Talking Heads & The Police.+ Ru Robinson DJ setHaving sold out 4 consecutive nights at London’s Jazz Cafe, and performing locally at Simple Things Festival and Colston Hall, London Astrobeat Orchestra arrive at the Lanes on Monday 3rd June. LAO reinvent timeless albums from Talking Heads & The Police with expert musicians from West Africa & Europe. The end product is totally funky, rhythmic, hypnotic, anthemic, uplifting, groovy, percussive covers of iconic songs from two of the most popular bands of the 70s and 80s.LAO are: - Legendary band leader & Bassist 'Edd Bateman' hosting rhythmic influences from Senegal, Guinea Conakry, Mali, Cameroon and Congo. - Lingala singer and soukous aristocrat ‘King Fire’- Blues rock and astropheric soundscaping guitarist and Vocalist ‘Julian Burdock’, - Guinean Master Griot Kora player ‘Mosi Conde’ - Mbalax rhythm machine 'Badou N'Diaye'.Tickets from £8 via Headfirst.