Irma Thomas + Soul Rebels Brass Band

The Soul Queen of New Orleans

24 July 2011 / 19:30

£15 - 25

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A special concert celebrating the soul queen of New Orleans. Grammy-winning Irma Thomas makes a very rare appearance in the UK with her heady mix of Soul and Rhythm & Blues.

Support comes from storming New Orleans brass outfit Soul Rebels mixing funk, soul, jazz and the spirit of Mardi Gras.

'The most adventurous of all the New Orleans brass bands...The Soul Rebels are the missing link between Louis Armstrong and Public Enemy.' Village Voice

Irma Thomas - Time Is On My Side

Irma Thomas - You Can Have My Husband, But (Please Don't Mess With My Man), Live

Soul Rebels Brass Band - Live at the Blue Nile in New Orleans

FreeStage: Anda Union / Feufollet

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This event is part of:
Barbican Weekender: ticketed events
Blaze Soul Concerts
Barbican & Create 11
Barbican Weekender

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