Vinx feat. Basostroj (USA/SK)
JAZZ OF FOUR CONTINENTS
Vinx is undoubtedly one of the most gifted improvisational vocalists performing today. With songs that range from jazz to funk, bossa nova to blues and back again. Soaring vocals, intricate layered melodies and grooves all together mark the signature style that makes Vinx a stand out. Infused with tastes from around the world, his songwriting is a tour de force combining the best in storytelling with the heart and soul of a true balladeer. Vinx has recorded and toured with some of the music industry’s greatest icons: Stevie Wonder, Sting, Herbie Hancock, Sheryl Crow, Branford Marsalis, Ernie Watts, Taj Mahal, Ricki Lee Jones and Cher, to name but a few. His songwriting credits are a long list ranging from Tom Jones and Will Downing to The Lion King and Sprite. For years he was a leader of the cult band Jungle Funk.
Basostroj: Martin Žiak (bass) – producer and songwriter, during his career he has cooperated with many Slovak and Czech artists: Henry Tóth, Ivan Tásler, Peter Lipa, Katarína Korček, Silvia Josifoska, Boboš and many others. Emil Frátrik (drums) – has been on the Czechoslovak scene for more than 30 years, recorded more than 70 albums, and cooperated with foreign artists like Ivan Kral (Patti Smith, Iggy Pop), Delmar Brown (Gil Evans Orchestra, Miles Davis, Sting) Eric Marienthal (Chick Corea Electric Band) and Garry Bias (Earth Wind and Fire). Peter Kočiš (keys) – currently active with AMC Unit feat. Eric Marienthal and Michael "Patches" Stewart.
Sting: “His baritone voice swooping and soaring through melodies had me open mouthed, gaping in that telling combination of wonder and envy that great artists sometimes provoke”
Stevie Wonder: “Vinx is the gift you give to someone you really care about”
AL JARREAU: “The future of vocal jazz innovation is safe in the voice of Vinx”
Admission: seating CZK 900, standing CZK 450.
There is no need to reserve a seat when purchasing a seating ticket. No club discounts. Thank you for understanding.
Band website: vinx.com