“Blitz – and his band, the Embassy Ensemble – pack a brilliant fusion of styles. You can hear late-80s Hip-Hop alongside contemporary African soukous and highlife, as well as echoes of Afrobeat artists such as Fela Kuti and Papa Wemba” - Guardian, UK
Where *isn’t* Blitz Bazawule these days. Here’s a guy that’s really earned his name being practically omnipresent in Europe this summer and everywhere in the media these days for all the right reasons. He is supported at Cargo by Spin Doctor and one of our all-time favourite DJ’s of Blacktronica and Attica Blues acclaim, Charlie Dark
Date: Wednesday 3rd August 2011
Venue: Cargo Courtyard, 83 Rivington Street, London EC2A 3AY
(Old Street Tube)
Damage: £5 in advance (£8 on the door)
Blitz and his massive band performed at the Trans Musical in France. Check it for a taster.