• Ibibio Sound Machine - Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival

  • Thu, 18-07-2019 at 21:00
  • Assembly Festival
    George Square
    EH8 9JX Edinburgh
Ibibio Sound Machine - Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival - Assembly Festival - Edinburgh

West African funky seventies grooves, highlife guitar licks, deep electronica synth beats clash and meld for this supercharged 8-piece band, setting dancefloors alight wherever they play. Fronted by Nigerian singer Eno Williams, the band harness “all the ebullient joy of their West African heritage…and all the subversion of the London underground” (Drowned In Sound). Best experienced live and raw, get ready for a high-octane “slice of futuristic, post-punk spotted, afro-funk” (Clash).WHEN: Friday 19 July - 21:00WHERE: George Square Spiegeltent Tickets on sale now via https://tinyurl.com/EJBF19IbibioIn person/phone at The Hub Tickets (0131 473 2000)