Artist Spotlight: Drummer Jas Kayser

London-based drummer Jas Kayser is one of a growing number of musicians who are showing that females in jazz and in the drumming world is a norm rather than an exception to the rule. The 26-year-old drummer and composer – who released her debut album for Jazz re:freshed’s iconic 5ive series earlier this year – loves to explore the commonality between jazz and afro-beat. The … Continue reading Artist Spotlight: Drummer Jas Kayser

The Joyous Afrobeat-Jazz of Ezra Collective — Bandcamp Daily

https://bandcamp.com/EmbeddedPlayer/v=2/track=3667862194/album=884154608/size=large/bgcol=ffffff/linkcol=0687f5/tracklist=false/artwork=small/ One of the most exciting young groups on the thriving U.K. jazz scene make their full-length debut. via The Joyous Afrobeat-Jazz of Ezra Collective — Bandcamp Daily Continue reading The Joyous Afrobeat-Jazz of Ezra Collective — Bandcamp Daily

Afrobeat Artist Seun Kuti Extends His Father’s Legacy — Bandcamp Daily

https://bandcamp.com/EmbeddedPlayer/v=2/track=2091442120/album=2605573170/size=large/bgcol=ffffff/linkcol=0687f5/tracklist=false/artwork=small/ While it’d make sense for Seun to run from such parental weight, he’s embraced it fully, tying his identity to that of his father. via On “Black Times,” Afrobeat Artist Seun Kuti Extends His Father’s Legacy — Bandcamp Daily Continue reading Afrobeat Artist Seun Kuti Extends His Father’s Legacy — Bandcamp Daily