Gil Scott Heron’s Birthday with Anthony Joseph

Gil Scott Heron’s Birthday with Anthony Joseph

Anthony Joseph, joined by fellow wordsmiths James Massiah, Brother Portrait and more, will present his salute to the totemic American soul and jazz poet, musician and author Gil-Scott Heron on Saturday 31st March, the day before what would have been the late legend's 69th birthday.

Gil-Scott Heron is considered by many to be the first rapper/MC ever, though the term he used to describe himself was ‘bluesologist’, which he defined as ‘a scientist who is concerned with the origin of the blues’. ...

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37 attendees (None invited)

Venue

The Jazz Cafe
5 Parkway, Camden Town