Zena E with JSB @ The Ritzy Upstairs

ImageI’ve been working with Jon Speedy for the last 5 years. This year he brings the Funk Jazz Afrobeat collective JON SPEEDY BAND.      JSB start a monthly residency at Brixton Ritzy with special guest vocalists / poets / MC’s each month. For the launch night, on Thursday July 12th, I  featured as guest vocalist and poet. Check the Sound cloud links below to hear our collaboration in 2012.
THURSDAY JULY 12th
UPSTAIRS AT THE RITZY
Brixton Oval, London SW2 1JG
8.30pm / Free Entry

Recordings with JSB

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JSB is a London based project led by guitarist & composer JON SPEEDY in Imagecollaboration with saxophonist & horn arranger IAN BAILEY. A high energy exploration of Funk, Jazz, Rock, Soul & Afrobeat, the debut E.P was released in May 2011 to positive reviews, featuring on Craig Charles Funk & Soul Show – BBC Radio 6 & Jazz FM.The core quintet includes trombone player NICK MILLS, drummer JIMMY NORDEN & bass player DAN SWAIN. The debut album will be released in Autumn 2012, featuring guest appearecences from vocalists ZENA EDWARDS & AiNA!.
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