Music

Jazz Jurassica: WE ARE LEIF

Sunday 30 May 2021

This distinctive Bristol foursome blend jazz with nu-soul and R’n’B in homage to Massive Attack and Portishead. Louise Victoria’s vocals echo the cool sophistication of a Jill Scott or Becca Stevens with a backdrop of sweet electronic sounds to bring jazz up to date.

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Bar opens 10:30 A.M.
Starts 11:30 A.M.
Advance £14.00
On the door £18.00
Under 18s £10.00
Weekend ticket £135.00

Unreserved Seating

Tickets available online and over the phone on 0333 666 3366.

10% booking fee applies. An additional booking fee of £1.75 per order applies to telephone bookings.

This distinctive Bristol foursome blend jazz with nu-soul and R’n’B in homage to Massive Attack and Portishead. Louise Victoria’s vocals echo the cool sophistication of a Jill Scott or Becca Stevens with a backdrop of sweet electronic sounds to bring jazz up to date.

Louise’s voice bears comparison with Becca Stevens, Erykah Badu and Jill Scott, whilst retaining a classic Bristol sound, steeped in the history of bands like Portishead and Massive Attack.  

All four band members are established jazz musicians and between them have chalked up artistsic credits with the likes of Andy Sheppard and Iain Ballamy, Joss Stone, Beverley Knight, Jason Rebello and Clare Teal.

Line Up

Louise Victoria – vocals

Mark Whitlam- drums & electronics

Dale Hambridge – piano

Chris Jones – bass

“Blending their improv Jazz chops with neo-soul and grown up R‘n’B, and then giving it a smoky, backstreet club vibe borrowed from Trip Hop and unmistakably Bristolian, We Are Leif have created something that is reassuringly familiar yet excitingly new” Tap the Feed

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This performance has been supported in partnership with Jazz South as part of Platform South, with funding from Arts Council England

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