Walthamstow Jazz Festival 2019 in association with Adnams

A heads up. I’m curating Walthamstow Jazz Festival 2019 in association with Adnams, bringing together legendary and cutting edge talent, with Cream drummer Ginger Baker headlining with his Jazz Confusion outfit, as well as the effortlessly cool Django Django, free jazz pioneer Evan Parker, Stereolab’s Laetitia Sadier, Sonic Youth’s Thurston Moore, and rising stars such as Emma-Jean Thackray, Binker Golding, Project Karnak and others.

It’s happening on Saturday 16 February next year, BUT the cheap Early Bird Tickets at £25 are about to sell out! After that it’s £30, then £35. Get your TICKETS HERE! The festival will take place at the beautiful Grade II Listed Walthamstow Assembly Hall, a short walk from Walthamstow Central Station.

Here’s the initial announcement lineup:
Ginger Baker’s Jazz Confusion
Django Django (DJ set)
Vels Trio
Evan Parker, John Edwards, and John Russell
Thurston Moore

Binker Golding and Elliot Galvin
Emma-Jean Thackray
Project Karnak
Lætitia Sadier
Cykada
Snazzback
Dear Earth (DJ set)
None More Records Soundsystem (DJ set)
Tommy Hare

And we have more to announce! The festival is working in partnership with Dalston’s sodas, Perky Blenders coffee, and London Borough of Culture 2019, Waltham Forest.
Expect stellar jazz across both stages, as well as a chance to buy exclusive releases from our label friends including YAM Records, Weekertoft, Wormfood, Ecstatic Peace Library, None More Records, and us, Byrd Out.

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