Jazz Cafe, Camden, London.
This event is for 18 and over - No refunds will be issued for under 18s.
Derrick "Duckie" Simpson the "Gong Gong Gullie" is the founder and leader for reggae's BLACK UHURU. They have remained to be one of the most recognised and prolific reggae band for over 45 years. The Group's line up is Duckie Simpson, Andrew Bees, and Elsa Green.
The roots of BLACK UHURU were formed in Kingston Jamaica's Waterhouse district also known as "Firehouse" in the early 60´s however it wasn't until 1977 when they recorded their debut album "Love Crises" at Prince Jammy's famous studio.
Teaming up with drummer Sly Dunbar and bass player Robbie Shakespeare. Together they developed a musical style full of deep bass thumps, sharp keys, long guitar riffs, echos and the signature "woh oh oh's" creating their classic sound with hits like "I Love King Sellassie, "'Shine Eye Gals", "General Penitentiary" and "What is Life".
Over 18's only.
From and including the 14th March 2007 the Jazz Cafe is a NO SMOKING venue.
Disabled customers can buy their tickets from any of the usual sources and
do not have to explain their disability.
Wheelchair customers do not need to contact the venue in advance, please
purchase a ticket as normal. Your assistant will be admitted free on arrival
with you and does not need to purchase a ticket.