May16

Niki King Love & Blues Show at The Blue Lamp

The Blue Lamp, 121 Gallowgate, AB25 1BU, Aberdeen

Spider is delighted to be performing with with Niki King, Winner of the UK Perrier Jazz Vocal Award, Scottish Style Award and Spirit Of Scotland Music Medal, Niki King has released five albums and performed in leading jazz venues including The Blue Note (New York and Tokyo), London’s Jazz Cafeì and Ronnie Scott’s. Special guest performances include The Average White Band, Al Green and Gregory Porter. Love and Blues honours some of the greatest jazz/blues icons including Etta James, Nina Simone and Billie Holiday. King’s powerful, heart felt performances have garnered five-star reviews and she’s been described as ‘the outstanding Scottish female vocalist of our times’ (List). With Niki will be the wonderful musicians Marcus Ford on guitar, Paul Gilbody on bass, Mat Clements on percussion & yours truly Spider MacKenzie on harmonica.