Toubab Krewe w/ Jonathan Scales Fourchestra
"Toubab Krewe has such a visceral, ear-yanking quality that in the band's capable hands you just might find your definitions of what is/is not rock n' roll and worldbeat being completely rewritten. This is the sound of liberation."
"one of the most innovative voices in music today."
- Honest Tune
JONATHAN SCALES FOURCHESTRA
Start Time: 8:00
Jonathan Scales is one of the most innovative steel pannists on the planet, and is redefining and challenging traditional expectations of his signature instrument. In his hands, the sonic palette of an instrument often associated with cruise ships and tropical resorts is radically expanded to mimic the role of horns, piano, vibraphone or marimba due to his stunning, virtuosic technique. Scales’ mesmerizing compositions have captivated listeners and elevated him to the status of a true composer, forging new territory in the medium of instrumental music. Although Scales’ writing produces songs that are ultimately accessible and danceable, the compositions can be remarkably complex and difficult to perform. As a result, the power trio whimsically named Jonathan Scales Fourchestra has always had a fluid lineup top-notch musicians, and even included an “all-star” version with bassist MonoNeon (Prince, Ghost Note), drummer Robert “Sput” Searight (Snarky Puppy, Snoop Dogg) and percussionist Read More
Schedule & Tickets
12 adv/16 day of · Call 704.358.9200 to order.
Wednesday, May 29, 2019 @ 7:00pm · tickets · add to calendar 2019-05-29 19:00:00 2019-05-29 22:00:00 America/New_York Toubab Krewe w/ Jonathan Scales Fourchestra https://charlottecultureguide.com/event/424302/toubab-krewe-w-jonathan-scales-fourchestra Visulite Theatre, 1615 Elizabeth Avenue, Charlotte, NC, 28204
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