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JAZZY SENSATION José James Headlines Jazz Canarias

Friday June 24, 2016

JAZZY SENSATION José James Headlines Jazz Canarias

The line up for the Lanzarote leg of this year's Jazz Canarias festival has just been announced. And will be headlined by the American jazz and hip hop singer-songwriter José James. Who will be appearing at the new event venue of El Plaza de Almacen in Arrecife on July 23rd, along with the blues guitarist Carolyn Wonderland and the jazz quartet Green Jeans.

The Canarias Jazz and Mas Festival, sponsored by Heineken, celebrates its 25th anniversary this year with 27 concerts staged across five islands in the archipelago, running from July 8th to 24th. José James has recently released his widely acclaimed fourth album, Love In The Time of Madness, on the iconic Blue Note label. His sound is hevaily influenced by the jazz sampling of leading hip hop producers such as A Tribe Called Quest's QTip, Prince Paul and Madlib. Creating a soulful and cutting edge style that blurs musical boundaries

All of the action gets underway at 21.00 and admission is free of charge.

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