James Morton 'Groove Den'

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Last Show: Friday 3 rd November 2017

PizzaExpress Jazz Club (Soho)

James Morton is one of the most exciting saxophone players of his generation.Following on from James’ latest critically acclaimed release 'The Kid' launched in July 2016 to a sold out audience at PizzaExpress Jazz Club, Soho, London. 2017 sees James embarking on new project 'The Groove Den'. This new project features new material drawing on James’ influences from soul, gopel and tough, grooving beats, hence the name 'Groove Den'.

“Raw and direct”

BLUES and SOUL

James has the ability to directly connect with his audience through his soulful, lyrical and flamboyant style. Backed by his world class rhythm section which include Arjun Magee (drums), Tony Remy (guitar) Flash (bass) and Jonny Henderson (Hammond Organ), James leads from the front forming a funky, soulful, powerhouse of a show guaranteed to have people grooving and shaking from the down beat.

James has worked with some of the most influential artists in the world including Fred Wesley and The New JB’s, Pee Wee Ellis, Andy Sheppard, The NPG Hornz, Liv Warfield, Kasabian, Pendulum, Roni Size and Raphael Saadiq to name a few. James is also a member of UK Hip-hop legends The Herbaliser.

Band Lineup

James Morton (sax)

Arjun Magee (drums)

Tony Remy (guitar)

Flash (bass)

Jonny Henderson (hammond organ)