Jazztaposition is a night curated to fulfil the contemporary-jazz-shaped hole in your life. This night brings the best of Manchester’s up-and-coming contemporary jazz and funk bands right to your doorstep in one of the coolest venues in town. Our headliners NGUVU and Laga Runa will be joined on the night by special guests.
Tickets are on sale via Skiddle and a handful will be on sale on the door on the night.
Students please message the Jazztaposition Facebook page in order to get a Skiddle student discount ticket code.
“You may not see it coming, but you’ll feel it when it hits you.”
NGUVU: What exactly does this word mean?
Do a quick search and you’ll come up with following words: Power, Energy and Dynamicity.
Formed in 2017 by drummer Jamal Lewis-Service, NGUVU aims to provide Manchester music scene with a powerful music so raw it will hit your core.
Combined with a well-rounded style that blends (but doesn’t limit itself to) Funk, Soul, Hip-Hop, Afro-beats, Jazz, and many others, NGUVU are the band to watch out for in the very near future.
The Plimp Souls
Manchester-born funk and soul band The Plimp Souls are a nine-piece ensemble that break the mould of the usual “Funk’n’Soul band” to perform a fresh blend of the rarest covers and rawest originals guaranteed to get your feet shuffling.
We are Laga Runa a 8 piece genre-bending group from Manchester merging the likes of jazz, hiphop, world, and spoken word. Our line up consists of Vocals, Trumpet, Tenor Saxophone, Trombone, Keys, Bass, Drums, and guest Sitar player!
Webbo is a rapper/producer from Yorkshire, now based in Manchester. His music blends the sounds of hip hop and jazz to create a chilled and laid back soundscape.