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.