Strictly Smokin' Big Band

The best jazz musicians the North has to offer return to Sunderland
Fri 17 May 19:30
Fri 17 May

Celebrating 20 years in 2022, Michael Lamb’s Strictly Smokin’ Big Band prides itself on versatility. Originally rooted in swing, SSBB has evolved into an ensemble also performing new, original and contemporary material. Its ranks boast the best jazz and commercial musicians the North has to offer.

This show at Sunderland’s The Fire Station is to launch the band’s long-awaited third album: Strictly Smokin’ Big Band and Friends. This performance will feature Michael Lamb’s brand new arrangements performed by special guests Alan Barnes, Bruce Adams and Paul Booth. The full Strictly Smokin’ team will be performing alongside vocalist Alice Grace.

The album will be on sale and features top soloists: Mike Lovatt, Ross Stanley, Polly Gibbons, Mark Nightingale, Bruce Adams, Anthony Strong, Gareth Lockrane, Alan Barnes and Paul Booth.

Doors: 19:00
Performance Starts: 19:30
Tickets: From £18
Under 14s must be accompanied by an adult

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