Tony Kofi & The Organisation at 606 Club
uploaded this event on June 9, 2019
Described by BBC Music Magazine as “…exciting, foot-tapping, expressive without neglecting jazz’s more cerebral pleasures”, the origins of The Organisation go back over a decade to guitarist Simon Fernsby’s ‘Manhattan Project’ sessions in South London in the 2000’s. Augmented by drummer Pete Cater (Charlie Byrd, Tom Jones) and organist Pete Whittaker (John Etheridge’s Blue Spirits Organ Trio, The Filthy Six), they became known for their no-nonsense hard-hitting style. After a chance meeting with Tony Kofi on a gig in 2010, a quartet was born, combining both the bluesy, soul jazz side of the Hammond repertoire with post bop modern jazz...