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Jamiroquai – Live at the Jazz Cafe

27 October, 2006

 

 The funky Jamiroquai in action

Jamiroquai is an amazing band and it’s name is known all around the UK for chart hits, but Jay-Kay is far more then just a successful artist. From his unusual name you can safely say this guy has style, and the first couple of albums he put out were a great fusion of funk, soul and acid jazz. Recently BBC Electric Proms held an exclusive performance at the legendary Jazz Cafe in London, which I’m sad to say I didn’t attend…Luckily we live in the Internet age and so you can stream the video performance.

Jay Kay was over the moon to be back at a venue he hadn’t played since 1992. He clearly had a deep affection for the place that had helped break him into stardom all those years ago. He repeatedly told the crowd how much fun he was having and attempted, with limited success, to tell jokes and entertain the crowd with amusing stories in-between songs.

But it was the music that really won the crowd over as he played a greatest hits set, including “Virtual Insanity”, and finishing with “Emergency On Planet Earth”.

(BBC)

Performance track-list list:

High Times
Space Cowboy
If I like It I Do It
Emergency on Planet Earth
Seven Days in Sunny June
Black Capricorn Day
Canned Heat
Use The Force
Travelling Without Moving
Runaway
Virtual Insanity

Watch and listen to the set online:

Watch the full set | Online until 1 November

Listen to the Highlights | Online until 4 November

 

~PEACE~

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2 Comments leave one →
  1. 18 April, 2007 11:23

    The gig was a blast!
    The boyz performed in a very extraordinary way, everything was excellent!!!

  2. JOSIE permalink
    30 October, 2006 17:27

    i was there and it was is been fantastic!
    Jay Kay was nice, friendly… a litle clown. He is been interactive with his public…
    Good Good gig
    Josie

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