Jazz Souled Out

Big Smoke Family

In association with Shades of Soul Ltd

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Last Show: Thursday 10 th February 2022

PizzaExpress Jazz Club (Soho)

The Big Smoke Family are purveyors of voodoo funk - a unique mix of punchy horns, heavy street beats, chants and samples. Following in the footsteps of modern funk bands such as Galactic and Trombone Shorty, and drawing inspiration from Mardi Gras Indians, James Brown, The New Mastersounds, The Herbaliser and Eddie Bo. 

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“Keeping funk alive!”


The BSF are electrifying performers with credits that include Dr. John, Maceo Parker, Zigaboo, Ernest Ranglin, Seal and Tom Jones. They can regularly be seen playing  sell out gigs at Ronnie Scott’s, The Hootannay, PizzaExpress, Bussey Building and many more and have played memorable festivals dates at Bestival, Secret Garden Party and the London Jazz Festival to name a few.