Adrian Utley is a multi-talented guitarist, producer, composer and one of the founding members of iconic Bristol band Portishead. In this special show he’ll revisit his jazz roots in a celebration of Blue Note guitar legend Grant Green. The backing group features four of the UK’s leading jazz musicians in Mark Edwards, Ben Castle, Arnie Somogyi and Darren Beckett under their name of Albuca. Besides backing Utley, the group will also present music from their forthcoming Utley-produced album.
Guitar: Adrian Utley
Saxophones & clarinet: Ben Castle
Keyboard: Mark Edwards
Bass: Arnie Somogyi
Drums: Darren Beckett