“Fantastic!” CLARE TEAL - BBC RADIO 2
“Ziggy's Get's it right!" Mica Paris
“Epic, Uplifting" London Jazz Festival -TIme Out ★★★★
Twice winner of BBC best Jazz vocalist award
“incomparable” Jamie Cullum BBC Radio 2
"Praised far and wide as the greatest male jazz singer Britain has to offer, gifted, technically awesome and theatrically witty"
"a masterly vocalist... " All About Jazz
Tonight accompanied by top UK drummer Steve Taylor & his masterful trio
“Awesome” Ronnie Scott’s
“Absolutely Fantastic” Clare Teal – BBC Radio 2
“Fiery and Hard-Hitting” Time Out
“THIS BIG BAND SWINGS, DRIVES, GROOVES AND ROCKS LIKE NO OTHER..” BBC Radio 2
Powerhouse drummer Steve Taylor and the 16 piece Big Band Explosion perform with their trademark “Fiery & hard-hitting”
(Time Out) style. Expect musical fireworks & Steve’s deftly crafted arrangements of Al Jarreau, Gil ScottHeron, Quincy Jones, Buddy Rich, George Benson plus icing the cake with brand new original tracks & special guests.
Taylor leads the band with his unmistakably vibrant drumming together with the luscious vocals of Ziggy’s co-curator/percussionist/ writing partner Josie Frater. Steve Taylor Big Band eXpLoSiOn are acknowledged by fans and critics alike as one of the most exciting British jazz groups on the music scene; wowing audiences at Ronnie Scott’s Jazz club, Pizza Express Jazz Club, London Jazz Festival and here at Ziggy’s Club to name a few.