Mudibu and The Jezebel Sextet - 50th anniversary of OTIS REDDING (Friday)
Mudibu and The Jezebel Sextet return to Hideaway to present the world’s funkiest celebration of the legendary SOUL MAN, Mister Otis Redding. Originally commissioned by Saint Paul Soul Jazz Festival (France) and subsequently touring across Europe, this year's show pairs the vocal talent of Burundian singer songwriter Mudibu with the authentic Stax sound of Hammond and horns from The Jezebel Sextet. The result is a truly uplifting show that is steeped in raw soul and hard 1960s funk, guaranteed to get you on the good foot.
'The Jezebel Sextet shine with their majestic horn section' – Emrys Baird, Blues & Soul
'Pure dynamite! these guys are one of the best funk soul bands in the world!' – DJ Healer Selecta
'Cool, slinky, and tight in all the right places' - Craig Charles Funk and Soul Show, BBC 6Music
'Pure unadulterated, funky soulful music born out of sheer love' - Rev Chunky
Burundian singer songwriter Mudibu grew up with a heartfelt love of 1960s soul and RnB and voice to match. He's performed all over Europe and Africa his album Inzatsa (Fireflies) was released by Akazi records in 2015.
With over 10 years' experience on the live circuit, The Jezebel Sextet has toured with singers Sir Joe Quarterman, Rev Chunky, and Randa and the Soul Kingdom, played all over Europe, been broadcast on BBC 6 music, and appeared twice on London’s LBC radio. They appear on Freestyle Records’ Fresh Out The Box compilation and released their debut album Lift It Up in 2012 produced by Leigh Gracie.