Saturday, December 9th, 2017
Autorickshaws music lies on the cultural cutting edge, as pop, jazz, funk and folk easily rub shoulders with the music of India. One of the most intriguing acts on the world music and jazz landscapes, Autorickshaw has garnered JUNO nominations for World Music Album of the Year (Canadian Grammy Awards), the John Lennon Songwriting Competition Grand Prize in World Music and numerous other national and international awards. Their new album Meter showcases the sultry, sophisticated vocals of Suba Sankaran, anchored by the melodic bass-lines and beatboxing of Dylan Bell over a bed of intricate Indian percussion by Ed Hanley. The groups diverse repertoire and range of Eastern and Western elements could only come from musicians with deep roots in both traditions. When their forces are combined, the results are utterly unique and musically pioneering - The Record A fascinating hybrid. - Zeitgeist and Co, UK.This music event is going to be an amazing experience.