Ali Affleck's Torching the Blues – Blues and Torch Songs from the 1920s to the 1950s



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Artist:
Ali Affleck and The Gin Mill Genies


Genre:
Music - Blues,Storytelling

Age Limit:
18+

Description:
Award-winning jazz vocalist Ali, with a heavy hitting band of internationally acclaimed musicians, resurrects the original outspoken blues and torch song divas. Bessie Smith, Ma Rainey, Dinah Washington and their peers all helped to shape today's music with their passionate, wild and dangerous songs. Scotland’s ‘Queen of Vintage Jazz and Blues' (OC Weekly). 'A masterclass in real grassroots jazz' ***** (Edinburgh49.org). 'Astounding Vocals' ***** (San Diego Union-Tribune). 'No other singer can deliver this kind of material with such authenticity' (BBC Scotland).

Warnings:
None

Venue Code:
293a
Venue Room:
Argyle Cellar Bar
Venue:
Argyle Cellar Bar
Venue Address:
15-17 Argyle Place
Venue Postcode:
EH9 1JJ

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Performances

DayDateStartEndDurationPriceTitleStatus
Wed07/0818:0019:001:0010.00
Thu08/0821:0022:001:0010.00
Wed14/0820:0021:001:0010.00