K.O.G & THE ZONGO BRIGADE

Live Act Worldmusic Soul Reggae Latin-Fusion African
K.O.G & THE ZONGO BRIGADE - Worldmusic Soul Reggae Latin-Fusion African Live Act in SHEFFIELD

K.O.G & THE ZONGO BRIGADE Short Info

A 9 piece ensemble with diverse origins and very varied taste in music combine to bring you african grooves blended with mainstream genres. With the leadership of K.O.G the Ghanaian born songwriter and amazing performer they certainly bring genuine indigenous west african grooves which are then fused and injected with fabulous melodies and energy provided by the very versatile and deep rapper Franz Von. Ed Chestar (bass), Henry Chestar (drums/percussion), Tom Wylie (Guitar/music ), Laurie Jones ( Percussion/drums/vocal), Dave Nicholas (Keys/music) Ben Hoblyn (trumpet), Rich Harrisson (sax)..check out their live studio LP "AKWAABA" out January 2015!!

A 9 piece ensemble with diverse origins and very varied taste in music combine to bring you african grooves blended with mainstream genres. With the leadership of K.O.G the Ghanaian born songwriter and amazing performer they certainly bring genuine indigenous west african grooves which are then fused and injected with fabulous melodies and energy provided by the very versatile and deep rapper Franz Von. Ed Chestar (bass), Henry Chestar (drums/percussion), Tom Wylie (Guitar/music ), Laurie Jones ( Percussion/drums/vocal), Dave Nicholas (Keys/music) Ben Hoblyn (trumpet), Rich Harrisson (sax)..check out their live studio LP "AKWAABA" out Janu...

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Past Gigs K.O.G & THE ZONGO BRIGADE

  • 05 | 2015 Leeds HiFi club
  • 05 | 2015 Edinburgh
  • 04 | 2015 London Passing Cloud
  • 03 | 2015 Sheffield The Harley
  • 03 | 2015 Bristol Mr. Wolfs
  • 03 | 2015 Leeds Smokestack
  • 01 | 2015 Sheffield The Tuesday Club
  • 01 | 2015 Nottingham The Maze
  • 01 | 2015 London The Magic Garden
  • 12 | 2014 Nottingham Sounddhism
  • 11 | 2014 Nottingham House, Sheffield World Music Party
  • 11 | 2014 The Waredrobe, Leeds
  • 10 | 2014 Queens Social Club, Sheffield CoolBeans Halloween Special
  • 10 | 2014 Riverside, Sheffield Black History Month
  • 10 | 2014 Barge Canal, Birmingham Oxjam

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  • Sound Akwaaba LIVE EP

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Origin

  • SHEFFIELD GB

Founded

  • 2013

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