BLACK JESUS EXPERIENCE is a ten-piece band playing an irresistible blend of traditional Ethiopian jazz, funk and groove
The Rhymes and Chimes of Black Jesus With musicians hailing from all corners of the globe, including enigmatic singer Enushu, who delivers beautiful compositions inspired by her remarkable life story and the unique vocal traditions of Ethiopia. Joining her is the poetic giant and lyrical miracle, Mr Monk, Zimbabwe born and outback-bred. In 2020, the band released their 6th studio album, their second collaboration with their long time mentor, the inventor of Ethio-Jazz, Mulatu Astatke. The album ‘To Know Without Knowing’ was recorded and mixed across 3 continents, and upon release was The Guardian Jazz Album of the Month and Bandcamp Album of the Day, as well as topping the Transglobal Music Charts.With an imminent new release, the band are inspired to tour again, and invigorate these new songs in front of a live audience.
Tickets: $20 Door: $25 Dinner & Show: 3 course, Modern Australian Cuisine: $100. Limited Tickets available, Guaranteed front seating. Doors: 6:30pm. Show: 8pm-10pm Dinner times Pre show : 6:30pm, 6:45pm, 7pm, 7:30pm. Genre: Ethiopian jazz, funk and groove. Black Jesus Experience is a ten piece explosion, alloying an irresistibly danceable shot of traditional Ethiopian song with 21st Century groove.