Kamasi Washington adds 5 UK headline shows to his Heaven & Earth tour, find out how to get tickets
- Becki Crossley
- 5 February 2019
Multi-talented jazz saxophonist to perform in Birmingham, Glasgow, Bristol and Manchester
Kamasi Washington has announced a further four UK dates for 2019. The Iconic American jazz saxophonist, composer and producer will follow his London date with shows in Birmingham, Glasgow, Bristol, and Manchester this May. Tickets are available from 10am on Fri 8 Feb.
Kamasi found fame upon the release of his first signed solo album in 2015, The Epic. The album hit the number one spot in the US, Canada, Australia and Russia. It was succeeded by 2017's Harmony of Difference and last year by Heaven and Earth, a two-part album that was supported with extended play follow-up The Choice.
The multi-talented jazz saxophonist, composer and producer has worked with the likes of Kendrick Lamar, Snoop Dogg, McCoy Tyner, Lauryn Hill, Mos Def, Quincy Jones, Stanley Clark and Chaka Khan over his career.
Kamasi Washington is making festival lineups across the globe right now but will swing by the UK for five headline shows this spring.
Kamasi Washington UK dates 2019:
Tue 5 Mar – O2 Academy, Brixton (previously announced)
Sat 18 May – O2 Institute, Birmingham
Tue 21 May – Sage, Gateshead
Wed 22 May – Barrowlands, Glasgow
Thu 23 May – O2 Academy, Bristol
Fri 24 May –Manchester Academy 1