Our next Chill Pill (27th Sep at The Albany) is set to be the biggest show yet! Here are the names gracing our stage.
Soweto Kinch is a British jazz alto saxophonist and rapper. He has won numerous accolades including the Rising Star Award at the 2002 BBC Jazz Awards and the prestigious White Saxophone prize at the Montreux Jazz Festival. In 2003 and 2007 he won the MOBO prize for Best Jazz Act. In the same year his debut album Conversations With The Unseen was nominated for the Mercury Music Prize, but Kinch lost to grime MC Dizzee Rascal. The year 2004 saw Kinch win two BBC Radio Jazz Awards: Best Instrumentalist and Best Band, along with the Peter Whittingham Award for Jazz Innovation.
Jive Poetic is a poet, teacher and DJ, he has toured Australia, Canada & Europe. His CD Perpedenctive and poetry music videos and have received rave reviews and he is published and translated in several anthologies.
Chill Pill poets Simon Mole, Raymond Antrobus (Feat: Alex Patten) & Mista Gee will also be performing on the night.
There are also 6 Open Mic slots on a first come first served basis.
PRE-BOOK NOW! http://www.thealbany.org.uk/event_detail/845/Spoken-Word/Chill-Pill
Box Office Number - 0208 692 4446
Monday - Friday 9am-9pm, Saturday 10am-5pm or until show time on performance days, Sunday times vary.