Nu-Soul Magazine & Soul Union are proud to present a very special edition of Strictly Social. On Wednesday February 18 we will be presenting international artist Mark de Clive-Lowe featuring vocalist Vanessa Freeman and special guests for a unique live experience!
This will be the official Los Angeles stop of Mark's 2009 World Tour and the only chance you will get to see him perform live this year!
Mark de Clive-Lowe (MdCL) is a NZ-Japanese musician producer based in the UK for the last decade and at the forefront of the global beats, jazz and soul community. He’s a devastating live performer creating studio production on stage from scratch using drum machines, keyboards and effects – live remixes created on stage for each and every gig. As well as performances at clubs, festivals and parties worldwide, he’s on over 200 releases for Masters At Work Records, Verve Records, Impulse Records and collaborating with as diverse a range of artists as Jody Watley, Omar, Bugz in the Attic, Dego (4Hero), percussionist Sammy Figueroa (Miles Davis), bass player Pino Palladino (D’Angelo/John Mayer), DJ Spinna, Leon Ware, Dame Shirley Bassey and plenty more, MdCL is one of the most innovative producers and live performers you’ll find anywhere.
Vanessa Freeman is a singer, songwriter, exceptional improviser and natural performer who has performed and/or recorded with Roy Ayers, Brazil’s Azymuth, Bugz in the Attic, Nathan Haines, 4Hero, Mark de Clive-Lowe and many more. Influenced by soul, funk and jazz greats like Dee Dee Bridge Water, Mahalia Jackson and Curtis Mayfield, Vanessa’s voice is a wonder to behold.
Strictly Social residents DJ Destroyer, Milky Wayne, and Myxzlplix will create the mood with a patented blend of future soul, hip-hop, and progressive beats.
Admission is $12
$7 until 10:30pm with RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org
Presales available for $10 here
Strictly Social w/ Mark de Clive-Lowe feat. Vanessa Freeman Live
Wednesday February 18, 2009
4519 Santa Monica Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90028
9pm - 2am