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Jimi Tenor & Big Band at Elbphilharmonie Hamburg

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Elbphilharmonie Hamburg
Platz Der Deutschen Einheit 4
Hamburg
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+49 40 357 666 0

When

Tue, January 29, 2019
20:00

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Jimi Tenor is a star. However, he’s a star who has never fully embraced this role that was thrust upon him in the 1990s. He combines Afro-American music with shameless humour; he confronts the rigid forms of European pop with spontaneity; and as a result he has created a highly distinctive oeuvre over the years. Tenor’s music developed from experimental rock. He recorded his early albums from 1986 to 1992 as Jimi Tenor & his Shamans, influenced by industrial rock and played on scrap metal and plastic. Not until later, in the 1990s, did he become a celebrated techno jazz artist. Today, he has a solid reputation as an artist who operates outside the mainstream and who performs in venues such as the hip Café Oto in London as well as at the Elphilharmonie...

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Maxim Micheliov uploaded this event on June 15, 2018