Feel the Vibes…

The Jackson Four

When: Saturday 9:30pm - 11:00pm
Where: Vibe Hotel
Genre: Jazz

From Mozambique to Malaysia, from Brisbane to New Orleans a local Melbourne quartet of blues and jazz musicians is taking the world by storm
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The Jackson Four have now been impressing audiences across Australia since 2013. And, more recently their growing following in the U.K., U.S. and Europe. Locally, they’ve appeared at festivals including the Wangaratta International Jazz, Bendigo Blues and Roots, By the Bay – Wine and Blues (Kingston), Eltham Jazz and Blues, Stonnington Jazz, Castlemaine Jazz, Mornington Winter Jazz and Frankston Waterfront to name just a few.

And, as part of their recent promotional tour of the U.K. in July 2016, following up on their surprise 2015 U.K. Blues radio chart success.  They’ve released ‘Live at the Western Port Festival’. A promo EP for U.K. Blues and Jazz radio. Supporting the release, appearances at renowned Blues and Jazz clubs followed. Including, ‘Ain’t Nothin but the Blues Bar’,  Soho, ‘The Alley Cat Club’, Covent Garden and East End Jazz Club, ‘The Royal Inn on the Park’. Receiving an enthusiastic welcome on London’s Blues and Jazz scene.

The band’s distinctive style and sound is centred around the classic Hammond B3 organ. With interplay from soulful and Bluesy sax and vocals. All driven by a strong Swing, jazz, Latin rhythm and percussion section. Their music is a journey into the crossroads where Blues and Jazz intersect. With a repertoire mixing the sounds of New Orleans, Chicago and Memphis into their own interpretations of renowned favourites and hidden unknown gems that the band searches out. young apprentice by the age of 16 Rob was playing in ensembles with College of the Arts founder Bruce Clarke

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