Useful Links


 


Contact Us


Under the Bridge,
Stamford Bridge,
Fulham Road.
London SW6 1HS

 

+44 (0)20 7386 3327

[email protected]

Logo

Shuggie Otis

27-05-2017

7:00 pm - Doors Open

Tags:

  • Tickets
  • Shuggie Otis | 27-05-2017 | @ Under The Bridge

SHUGGIE LONDON

AGMP presents

SHUGGIE OTIS
+ special support LIAM BAILEY

“His Trippy R&B Jams are equal to Marvin Gaye’s and Curtis Mayfield’s, but somehow more contemporary sounding – closer to D’Angelo meets DJ Shadow” – David Byrne, Talking Heads.

Shuggie Otis was compared, at the age of 15, with Jimi Hendrix and the great Kings of blues guitar (B.B. King, Albert King). Shuggie went on to make two expansive, genre-defying, deeply curious albums, 1971’s “Freedom Flight” and 1974’s “Inspiration Information”. The records, essentially crafted as a one-man band, floored Sly Stone, gave The Brothers Johnson their most enduring hit (“Strawberry Letter 23”) and predated the stylistic synthesist Prince by half a decade.

Shuggie Otis, son of the rhythm and blues bandleader Johnny Otis, was a guitar prodigy, cutting sessions with Frank Zappa and Al Kooper whilst still a teenager. AGMP are proud to present the legendary Shuggie Otis in concert with his full USA band.

  • Tickets
  • Shuggie Otis | 27-05-2017 | @ Under The Bridge
  • Share This Post

Comment using Facebook


Or Leave a Reply

Your email is never published nor shared. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes:
<a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>

*

View All Gigs
Our
Tweets

Get Involved #UTBLondon