Jazz Souled Out Sessions

The Fontanas Live

Funky Brazilian Soul & Afro Latin

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Last Show: Friday 12 th May 2017

PizzaExpress Jazz Club (Soho)

The Fontanas live show serves up high energy tunes from funky Brazilian soul to upbeat Afro Latin. Their live shows deliver a feel good factor, that gets their audiences bouncing around like Carnival come early. The Fontanas are comprised of top London musicians who play alongside the likes of Incognito, Mr Scruff and Alice Russell. Last summer saw the powerful 7-piece trail blaze across the festival circuit with stand out live appearances at Glastonbury, Bestival & BoomTown. A fantastic night of infectious high energy music and absolutely not to be missed.

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"Seriously Funky"

BBC6 Music

Led by guitarist and singer Sam Sutton, fronted by the wonderful US-born singer Kay Elizabeth, Brazilian Funk, Latin, Ska and Soul band The Fontanas have made quite an impact on the scene of late. Boasting musicians who have played with the likes of Incognito, Professor Green and Alice Russell, this powerful septet has been seen at numerous festivals and high-profile venues around the country including Bestival, Glastonbury, The Secret Garden Party, Boomtown, Edinburgh Festival, BT London Live Victoria Park and Ronnie Scott’s. A fantastic night of infectious high energy music and absolutely not to be missed.

 

Band Lineup

Kay Elizabeth (vocals)

Sam Sutton (guitar/vocals) 

Carl Hudson (keys) 

Magnus Box (bass guitar)

Paul Silver (saxophone)

Dave Boa (trumpet)

Jimmy Norden (drums)