Backback plays Ellington / Don Kapot: 'Hooligan'

19h00 Doors
20h15 Start
€ 17 Presale
€ 8 Presale student
€ 20 At the box office
€ 11 At the box office student
€ 3.4 Uitpas reduction / EDC

Backback plays Ellington: 'DEUK'

The flamboyant Ghent trio Backback explores the zone between jazz, rock and burly grooves. The solid riffs of Filip Wauters and the roaring sax of Marc De Maeseneer go together seamlessly with the nuanced and unbridled playing of master drummer Giovanni Barcella. Their fifth album will be released in the autumn, consisting of hidden gems from Duke Ellington's oeuvre.

Don Kapot

Don Kapot equals groove, groove and more groove. Of the physical, rousing kind. Drummer Jakob Warmenbol and bassist Giotis Damianidis played with Oghene Kologbo's Worrld Squad, an Afrobeat sensation from Brussels. Together with baritone saxophonist Viktor Perdieus, they build on the work of Tony Allen, Fela Kuti and Kologbo.

A JazzLab Tour


Filip Wauters (guitar / Het Zesde Metaal, The Whodads, Score Man), Marc De Maeseneer (sax / El Tattoo del Tigre, Lady Linn, The Whodads), Giovanni Barcella (drums / Moker, Barcella/Van Herzeele)
Don Kapot
Viktor Perdieus (sax / The Milk Factory, Ifa y Xango, Nest), Giotis Damianidis (bass / Punk Kong), Jakob Warmenbol (drums / Robbing Millions, M(h)ysteria)

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