MEET THE TEAM: Artist/curators - Steve Taylor & Josie Frater
Steve Taylor & Josie Frater curate & produce all Ziggy's events & would like to thank the whole team at The Kings Head N21 and previously at Chickenshed Theatre, Dugdale Theatre and Soho's Pizza Express Jazz Club for making every show a night to remember! From management to box office to sound & theatre technicians to cafe staff.. a Big Thank You!
Steve Taylor & Josie Frater have appeared at Ronnie Scott's Club on BBC Radio 2, BBC London live & Jazz FM. Recorded and performed with award-winning guitarist/producer Nitin Sawhney, vocalist Maggie Reilly (Moonlight Shadow -Mike Oldfield) singer & BBC Radio 2 Broadcaster Janey Lee Grace. Plus numerous Jazz-soul artists’ including musical director for Omar mbe & Ian Shaw, plus Claire Martin obe and Gerard Precenser. Also composing for TV and Radio projects with production work for the likes of Jim Beach of management of supergroup ‘Queen’ and Joe Boyd (the original Pink Floyd! producer) of cult World Music Label ‘Hannibal records’ and since 2012 have been curating North London’s Ziggy’s World Jazz Club performing with top artists including Mica Paris, Julie Dexter, Joe Stilgoe, Ian Shaw, and Steve Taylor Big Band eXpLoSiOn.
Talented Singer-songwriter and guitarist daughter Rosie Frater-Taylor is also a regular feature at the club. Her latest album 'Bloom' has garnered over million streams on Spotify and is Jazz FM album of the week.