Afro-Terra featuring Bukky Leo
The Standard, London & Brave Poets are excited to present an exciting all-star stage.
DJ's from 7:30pm in the Library Lounge with performance starting at 10:00pm.
Book your table at Isla and dine before the show.
Featuring the modern day heirs of Afrobeats, Bengali Folk, Indian Funk, French-Gabonese vocals and African Jazz.
The band leaders of four of London’s finest come together to form one heavy line up:
Legendary Bukky Leo of Black Egypt (previously of Fela Kuti’s groundbreaking Afrobeat band Egypt 80) on saxophone and vocals.
Classical Pianist Kishon Khan of Bengali Folk / Indian Funk band, Lokkhi Terra (right before his Ronnie Scotts takeover).
Charismatic Kodjovi Kush of agbadja jazz band Afrospot on bass and vocals.
Highly sought after Phil Dawson on guitar who recently toured with Ethiopia’s godfather of Jazz Mulatu Astatke, as well as Tony Allen.
Featuring the freshest Gabonese contemporary talent Nesta Stephan on vocals.
Wanna sleepover? Book our New Year's Eve package now!