The Fresh Dixie Project in Southport

The Fresh Dixie Project are a 5 piece swing/jazz/indie band from London who deliver an infectious high energy show that never fails to get the audience on their feet.

ots-fresh dixie project 3 southport ots onthespot ots otsnews.co.uk_0

Drawing on the raw power of rock and roll whilst injecting melodic horn lines, soulful vocals and blistering improvised solos the band have an extremely original sound that has drawn large crowds at top UK Festivals in 2013 including Swingamajig Festival, Boomtown Festival, Shambala Festival, Manchester Jazz Festival and Cheltenham Jazz Festival.

ots-fresh dixie project 2 southport ots onthespot ots otsnews.co.uk_0

Their debut EP ‘Ipso Facto’ has gained wide recognition amongst both jazz and popular music critics and they are undoubtedly one to watch for 2014 with the release of their second EP.

ots-fresh dixie project 1 southport ots onthespot ots otsnews.co.uk_0

As well as their own material you can also expect somerevamped classic jazz standards with a fresh twist. Their talent is not to be  missed at Southport Jazz Festival 2014.

Jamie Johnson – Vocals
Michael Jarman – Sax
Ben Golding – Keys, Synth Bass
Jamie Biles – Guitars
Mark Gilyead – Drums

Website: http://www.freshdixieproject.com
Bandcamp: http://freshdixieproject.bandcamp.com/album/ipso-facto-ep
Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GiVnN6FvC_g
Twitter: https://twitter.com/FreshDixie
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/freshdixieproject?ref=hl

Submit News Contact us with your community, business or sport news. Phone 07930717137 Email ots@otsnews.co.uk

Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news

Facebook www.facebook.com/otsnews.co.uk

Comments