06.05.2017. Mirth, Marvel and Maud. London.
Down From Day One presents:
The Haggis Horns
Down From Day One and Maud are proud to announce The Haggis Horns will be joining Mr Thing on the 6th May, to make this an unmissable night for lovers of funky soulful beats.
The Haggis Horns are a 7 piece live extravaganza combining heavy breakbeat funk, soul, hip-hop and afrobeat and were described by Mark Ronson as ‘The best horn section in the world’,
As well as being the horn section for the Craig Charles Fantasy Funk Band, they have played with such household names as Mark Ronson, Jamiroquai, Martha Reeves & The Vandellas, Amy Winehouse, John Legend & The Roots and The Brand New Heavies to name but a few!
Live, The Haggis Horns are a funk fuelled powerhouse that rock audiences the world over, they rip up the dance floor with the virtuosity of trained jazz musicians and we can’t wait to for them to join selector extraordinaire, Mr Thing, for what is sure to be an absolute smasher.
Last few 2nd tier tickets available at £7 – then it’s final release at £11
13.05.2017. 02 Academy. Leicester.
After a fantastic night in December with smoove n turrell,Craig Charles returns to Leicester with the haggis horns on May 13th…
#O2Priority tickets on sale from 9am on Wednesday 15th March.
General sale starts Friday 17th March.
The infamous Haggis Horns hardly need any introduction, having been at the forefront of the UK funk scene since they came to our attention as a horn section on the legendary album “Keb Darge Presents The New Mastersounds” in 2001. They then went on to form their own full band in 2004 and have three funkfuelled albums under their belt, “Hot Damn! , “Keep On Movin” (First Word Records) and recently released “What Comes To Mind” (Haggis Records) and have been rocking crowds the world over for years winning fans with their distinctive northern funk sound combining ass-shaking break-beats, afrobeat, soul and hip-hop.
The members of The Haggis Horns have performed and recorded with the likes of Jamiroquai, John Legend & The Roots, Amy Winehouse, Corinne Bailey Rae, Take That, Mark Ronson, Martha Reeves, Roots Manuva, Lou Donaldson, Elbow, Nightmares On Wax, Dennis Coffey, Adele, Finley Quaye, Robbie Williams, Morcheeba, Duran Duran, Craig Charles Presents The Fantasy Funk Band, The Cinematic Orchestra, Lisa Stansfield, Kano, Estelle, Lily Allen, KT Tunstall & Snowboy, to name a few!