James is one of the most exciting saxophonists of his generation and has worked with some of the most prolific artists in the World today over many genres including Fred Wesley and the new JB’s, Pee Wee Ellis, Tony Allen, Kasabian, Jazz Jamaica, Raphael Saadiq,Pendulum and Roni Size to mention just a few.
His unique lyrical and rhythmic style allows him to “speak” directly to his audience, conveys a strong sense of emotion that really connects with people and it is this that makes him such a special and in demand player.
We are delighted to be welcoming him to the Goods Shed
Drawing on inspiration from Jazz, Soul, Gospel, New Orleans and Funk, James Morton’s “Porkchop” is a heady high energy mix of all these influences. A lyrical sax, the unmistakable sound of the Hammond organ, flaring guitar and driving drums – they are guaranteed to get the party started.
Alto Sax: James Morton
Hammond Organ: Jonny Henderson
Drums: Ian Matthews
Guitar: Alex Hutchings
“Big Phat and Funky” MOJO – “Raw and direct” Blues and Soul – “Maceo Parker on acid” – Fred Wesley
Advance tickets for this concert cost just £12.00. On the door on the night they will cost £14.00
There will be a small number of tables available to reserve for this performance – designed to take either four or six people, they cost £10 and £15 respectively.
To reserve a table please contact our Administrator on 01666 505496