Mister Ott perform at Lazybones for Earshift Music Festival 2018
To celebrate 20 releases, the Earshift Music label will be throwing a party with some of its favourite bands over four nights! Come and get along for some music and partying
Sunday 6th May
The Strides and Mister Ott
294 Marrickville Rd, Marrickville
doors: 5:00pm, music from 7:30pm
The first gig of the year is at Marrickville’s Lazybones Lounge. Super hip and comfortable upstairs bar. There will be two bands on the night and we finish at 10:30 so don’t mess around and get in there early.
- Saturday 16th January
- Lazybones Lounge
- 294 Marrickville Road, Entry Illawarra Road, Marrickville
- Doors & Restaurant 5pm,
- $15 on the door
- 8.30pm Mister Ott
- 11pm Lek Fonq
Recorded at Bohemian Grove in Sydney on Sep 12, 2012, this was the band’s first performance, and features all covers of Ethiopian music. The band name became Mister Ott some time after the artwork was created for this recording.
The band members for this performance were
Matt Ottignon – tenor sax, flute
Ellen Kirkwood – trumpet
Mick Stuart – guitar
Luke Dubber – keys
Eden Ottignon – bass
Dan Kennedy – drums
Engineer – Mick Stuart (on his portable recording rig)
Mister Ott hits 505 again July 25th!!
After us will be 20th Century Dog: Jazzified Afro and Broke Beat Funk led by Cameron Undy. Will be a fun night.
20th Century Dog + Mister Ott
Friday 25 july: Two killer Afro-Funk Jazz bands with a who’s who of local talent
After a sell out show earlier this year ‘The Dog’ are back with there Jazzified Afro and Broke Beat Funk. There studio album ‘Mad Stream’ was described as “Something approaching improvised perfection.” (SMH) Live there is something even more expansive and energetic about this band. This rare blend of odd time danceable grooves and singable melodies is infectious.
check it out here https://soundcloud.com/cameron-undy
Cameron Undy – Bass
Matt Keegan – Tenor Saxophone
Simon Barker – Drums
Greg Coffin – Keys
Ben Hauptmann – Guitar
Free your mind to the melody and rhythm of Ethiopia in the opening set as Mr Ott’s Eastern mellismatic scales and hypnotic trancelike rhythms go head to head with seriously solid funk grooves.
“The mysterious burst of sonic energy that is Mister OTT is infectious.” Megaphone Oz
“It’s a blast, from start to finish” Sydney Stage
Bookings close at 4pm on the day. Tickets may be purchased at the door subject to availability. No refunds or exchanges
DOORS OPEN AT 6pm for cocktail hour, dining and best seating. (90% seated, 10% standing)
Two sets until 1130pm (approximate)
505 reserves the right to sell unredeemed tickets after show time
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