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Shake Stew in concert and Django Bates's influences

One of Austria's most exciting current jazz bands, Shake Stew, in concert with sax from Shabaka Hutchings. Plus, multi-instrumentalist Django Bates shares his musical inspirations.

Kevin Le Gendre presents a concert from one of Austria's most exciting current jazz outfits, Shake Stew. The band feature the unusual combination of two drummers and two double bass players, and in this concert UK saxophonist Shabaka Hutchings adds his horn to their groove driven fusion.

Plus, celebrated multi-instrumentalist Django Bates - who rose to fame in the 1980s with the jazz orchestra, Loose Tubes - shares music that has shaped his journey to date including pieces from Nina Simone and the South African saxophonist Dudu Pukwana.

Produced by Dominic Tyerman for Somethin' Else.

1 hour, 29 minutes

Music Played

  • Shake Stew

    Get Up Eight - Live in Concert, Jazzfestival Saalfelden 2018 (feat. Shabaka Hutchings)

    • Rise and Rise Again.
  • Miles Davis

    Miles Runs The Voodoo Down - 45rpm Edit

    • Bitches Brew (Legacy Edition).
  • The Baylor Project

    Tell Me A Story (feat. Jean Baylor)

    • The Journey.
  • Art Ensemble of Chicago

    Mama Koko

    • We Are On The Edge.
    • Pi Recordings.
  • Dave Douglas/Uri Caine/ Andrew Cyrille

    Francis Of Anthony

    • Devotion.
  • Shake Stew

    How We See Things - Live in Concert, Jazzfestival Saalfelden 2018 (feat. Shabaka Hutchings)

    • Rise and Rise Again.
  • Helen Merrill with Gil Evans and Clifford Brown

    Don't Explain

    • Helen Merrill With Clifford Brown & Gil Evans.
    • EmArcy.
  • Django Bates' Beloved

    The Study Of Touch

    • The Study Of Touch.
    • ECM.
  • Charlie Parker

    My Little Suede Shoes

    • Bird is Free.
    • Hallmark Records.
  • Dudu Pukwana

    Angel Nemal

    • In The Townships.
    • Virgin Records.
  • Keith Jarrett

    Blossom

    • Belonging.
    • ECM.
  • Nina Simone

    Just Like A Woman

    • Here Comes The Sun.
    • RCA Victor.
  • Shake Stew

    Dancing In the Cage Of A Soul - Live in Concert, Jazzfestival Saalfelden 2018 (feat. Shabaka Hutchings)

    • Rise and Rise Again.

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