Grammy winning singing sensation, jive & jazz maestro!
Gregory Porter has finished off his new, (so to hear) quite funky, album – on the illustrious Blue Note Records, of course. This will already be his fourth AB since 2014. And he’s always welcome, because: the most inventive, soulful, stimulating, playfully detailed, charming, vibrant, challenging... Jazz, or so much more even (within a vigorous jazz vibe).
Gregory Porter is that American singer (with a well-packaged head) who disregards genres and ‘pushing’. Even so, what he plays up with his fine musicians is a unique live experience. They know that at Gent Jazz, where one encore is apparently no longer sufficient.
And, in anticipation of this heartwarming evening, we can keep ourselves occupied with his brand new, very entertaining blog