Jazz Festival For Gaza ~ London 12 & 13 October 2010


Official Album Launch of Robert Wyatt / Gilad Atzmon / Ros Stephen ‘For the Ghosts Within’

(Domino Records).

The live concert on both dates will feature Cleveland Watkiss – vocals, the Orient House Ensamble and the Sigamos String Quartet.

Also performing: Northumberland folk stars The Unthanks sisters,

Palestinian hip-hop from Shathayah (Shrapnell in English) fronted by Stormtrap,

producer/MC of the former Ramallah Underground,

Palestinian singer and virtuoso oud-player Nizar Al-Issa and singer-songwriters Rory McCloud and Sarah Gillespie.

Plus specially formed supergroup Jazza All-Stars feat’ Peter King,  Seb Rochford, Alex Garnett, Gilad Atzmon and Oren Marshall.

Jazza Music Festival is organized in association with the Free Palestine Movement,

leading advocates for the humanitarian rights of Palestinians and the right of free access throughout Palestine.

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