Tank and The Bangas

TANK AND THE BANGAS at SWX Fri 1 March 2019 from 07:00 pm

Colston Hall Presents...

TANK AND THE BANGAS

Coming from New Orleans, Tank and the Bangas are surrounded by plenty of grand musical traditions. And the five-piece group has a rare knack for combining various musical styles—fiery soul, deft hip-hop, deep-groove R&B and subtle jazz—into one dazzling, cohesive whole that evokes the scope of New Orleans music while retaining a distinctive feel all its own.

Members of Tank and the Bangas met at a New Orleans open mic show called Liberation Lounge at Blackstar Cafe and Books in the Algiers section of New Orleans and formed the group in 2011. Since then the band have grown in reputation and popularity and the once best kept secret of New Orleans is now the 2017 NPR Tiny Desk Contest-winning powerhouse they are today.

Notes: 14+ (under 16s must be accompanied by an adult.)
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Tickets: £16.50  


SWX, a new live music, club and events space opened in September 2015. SWX is located on Nelson Street, in the centre of Bristol, and can accommodate club nights, live gigs, comedy nights, conferences, dinners and corporate events for groups from 150 up to 1,800 people in one  of its arenas.

SWX boasts a £300,000 state of the art sound, lighting and laser system with a 12m2 interactive video wall which will impress even the most experienced clubber. The flexible staging size, ability to fully dress each arena and the mixture of arena capacities allows SWX to host any style of event in a unique and atmospheric environment.

 

 

Address: 15 Nelson Street, City Centre, Bristol BS1 2JY * Click on the address to launch google maps.