Average White Band (Sold Out)

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Average White Band (Sold Out)

  • Doors open: 19:30
  • Start: 20:30
  • Presale: 29,75 (incl. service charge)
  • At the door: 31,-

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Average White Band is considered to be one of the best soul, R&B and funk bands in existence. With the instrumental megahit ‘Pick Up the Pieces’ they made their big breakthrough and many successes followed. The band has been influenced by jazz greats including Cannonball Adderley, Herbie Hancock and The Crusaders and R&B heroes Marvin Gaye, James Brown, Al Green and Stevie Wonder. Their authentic soulful blend of styles is timeless and is being embraced by a loyal audience worldwide.

Average White Band celebrated their 40th anniversary in 2014. The band scored big hits in the 70’s and has contributed significantly to the current hip-hop and R&B scene. Ballads such as ‘Cloudy’, ‘A Love Of Your Own’ and ‘If I Ever Lose This Heaven’ are deemed to be among the best soul songs ever. Expect a selection of songs from their many influential albums. The band consists of Scotsmen Alan Gorrie and Onnie McIntyre, they are assisted by the American musicians Rocky Bryant (drums) Freddy V. (saxes), Rob Aries (keys) and Brent Carter (vocals). A unique opportunity to enjoy these living soul legends perform live.

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