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Cross The Tracks

Cross The Tracks features cutting edge music that crosses the boundaries between jazz, contemporary urban music and other genres, whilst staying true to the progressive and revolutionary nature of the art form, creating new styles in their own right. It’s everything that’s new and exciting, free from static stylistic labels, re-enrgising the tradition: 

Cross the Tracks is back in 2019 with a sensational line up, featuring some of the most exciting musicians on the scene right now, including Sons of Kemet, Ibibio Sound Machine, Graham Costello’s STRATA Expanded, AKU!, Moses Boyd Exodus, Soweto Kinch, Nubiyan Twist, General Post OfficeMezcla, Gianni Denitto, ESINAM, Corto Alto, OrionDonny McCaslin and London Afrobeat Collective.

Expect hip-hop and rap crossing over modern jazz; West African rhythms and Afrobeat mixed with jazz, rap, funk and dub; rock and minimalism infused with modern jazz and classical patterns; electronica, funk and psychedelic rock fused with punk and doom jazz; blazing brass attacks trafficking in a free-flowing blend of jazz, hip-hop and Afrobeat; live instrumental jazz mixed with a variety of electronic soundscapes, including bass, house, trance and dance, bridging the gap between jazz and electronic music. 

Check out the Cross The Tracks playlists on Spotify or YouTube.

Media partner: The Skinny.

12 July
Corto Alto

Corto Alto

The Jazz Bar

20:30 (120 mins)
// £12

18+
Past event
12 July
ESINAM

ESINAM

20:30 (90 mins)
// £10

Standing Concert
Past event
13 July
General Post Office

General Post Office

The Jazz Bar

20:30 (120 mins)
// £12

18+
Past event
13 July
Nubiyan Twist

Nubiyan Twist

22:00 (90 mins)
// £13.50

Standing Concert
Past event
14 July
Sons of Kemet

Sons of Kemet

20:30 (90 mins)
// £17.50

Past event
14 July
Gianni Denitto

Gianni Denitto

The Jazz Bar

23:00 (90 mins)
// £11

18+
Past event
16 July
Mezcla

Mezcla

20:30 (120 mins)
// £13.50

Past event
18 July
Donny McCaslin

Donny McCaslin

20:30 (90 mins)
// £18

Past event
18 July
Ibibio Sound Machine

Ibibio Sound Machine

21:00 (90 mins)
// £21.00

Standing Concert
Past event
19 July
Moses Boyd Exodus

Moses Boyd Exodus

19:30 (90 mins)
// £16.00

Standing Concert
Past event
19 July
AKU

AKU

The Jazz Bar

20:30 (120 mins)
// £10

18+
Past event
20 July
Graham Costello's STRATA: Expanded

Graham Costello's STRATA: Expanded

19:30 (90 mins)
// £14.00

Past event
20 July
London Afrobeat Collective

London Afrobeat Collective

22:00 (90 mins)
// £13.00

Standing Concert
Past event
21 July
Soweto Kinch Quartet

Soweto Kinch Quartet

20:00 (120 mins)
// £16.50

Past event
21 July
Orion All-Stars

Orion All-Stars

The Jazz Bar

20:30 (90 mins)
// £11.50

18+
Past event
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