Monday 17th February – Legendary drummer Ginger Baker has today announced that he will play a very special one of event at O2 Islington Academy in London on Saturday the 3rd of May. The show will feature performances of material from the drummer’s exemplary recording career including music from Cream, Blind Faith, Graham Bond Organisation, Fela Kuti, Airforce, Baker Gurvitz Army and his current outfit Ginger Bakers Jazz Confusion. Ginger will be joined onstage by his band and some very special guests.
Special VIP tickets are available from Pledge Music http://www.pledgemusic.com/projects/gingerbaker
In conjunction with this show Ginger is releasing a career spanning anthology on CD and Vinyl, entitled ‘A Drummers Tale’ and an exclusive Photo Album via PledgeMusic. Reaching 75 is a milestone for any working musician but in the case of Ginger Baker it is truly worth celebrating.
By teaming up with PledgeMusic, the Baker family is able to offer, direct to the fans, a first listen and look at this collection of tracks, chosen by Ginger, from all the different stages of his long and extraordinary career. In addition Ginger and his daughter Nettie Baker have compiled a very personal family album picture book of art, artwork, photos and other images many of them never seen before.
For this and more exclusive offers visit http://www.pledgemusic.com/projects/gingerbaker
GINGER BAKER – ‘A DRUMMERS TALE’ LIVE
PLUS SPECIAL GUESTS
Saturday 3rd May 2014 – O2 ACADEMY ISLINGTON
Ginger Baker tickets go on-sale 9am on Friday 21st February priced £30.00 (subject to per-ticket charge plus order processing fee) and are available from www.livenation.co.uk or www.ticketmaster.co.uk
Special VIP tickets will be available from Pledge Music http://www.pledgemusic.com/projects/gingerbaker
For more info please contact:
Sam Corbett – Live Nation – firstname.lastname@example.org
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