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Dec 2nd 2016 @ The Terrace

Exeter, United Kingdom
I Was There
Friday, December 2nd, 2016
9:00 PM
The Terrace
Exeter, United Kingdom
The Terrace proudly present Antimatador! 
If you haven't heard of these guys yet, you are in for treat! In our professional ( yet humble opinion ) Antimatador are  one of the best live acts currently on the UK scene. Imagine a high energy Hip Hop, Soul, Rock, Jazz, DnB fusion consisting of some of the very best musician's the South West has to offer.
Strictly over 21's
£8 in advance plus booking fee. 
£10 on the door if not sold out.
An 8 man band from the South West UK, fuse cerebral vocals, tricksy horn licks, huge synths and earthy rhythms. They are a multi genre highly skilled outfit with NEW, ORIGINAL music spanning hip-hop, funk, jazz, electronica, soul, rock and DnB.
South West based ANTIMATADOR deliver a must see live show which goes off like nuclear explosion of high energy, dancing and positive vibes. The band launched in January 2014, formed from a group of professional session musicians with a long history of working together in high profile projects and with thousands of live shows under their belts. They wanted to expand their creative output and deliver an original sound through well-crafted tunes and the highest levels of musicianship. Raised on a rich diet of jazz, funk, soul, hip-hop and electronica from bands such as Rudimental, Snarky Puppy and Break Science, ANTIMATADOR are crafting a unique sound all their own that demands attention.
Since the bands formation in 2014, they have written and recorded their debut album ‘Find Your Way’ (working title) due for release in 2016. The preview self titled single has created a huge buzz so far with James Santer of BBC introducing Devon describing it as ‘a banger of a tune’ and the band as ‘breathtaking’. The tune had its first BBC Radio 1 Introducing airplay in July 2015.
Plymouth Herald describe the band as ‘an unbelievably good band, kicking with electro-chemistry’ and have featured the band several times as the lead story in the What’s On Plymouth guide.
“Exceptional levels of musicianship” JOSS STONE 
 Members of ANTIMADATOR have worked with artists such as Joss stone, Beverly Knight, Sandy Shaw, Martha Reeves, Madness, We Are the Ocean, Otis Redding Jr, Tim Burgess, Hot Chip, The Haggis Horns (Mark Ronson/Jamiroquai) and the Electric Swing Circus to name but a few.
As Individual musicians they have performed everywhere from Glastonbury Festival to the Royal Albert Hall and have in their ranks the twice running Brass Band Composer of the year. Notable shows to date have been Boardmasters, Electric Beach, Looe Music and Kendal Calling Festivals, MTV Crashes Plymouth, live sessions for Balcony TV, also Passing Clouds and Hootenanny’s in London, and have become a absolute must see favorite of the festival and gig going crowd with their high energy, infectious positive vibes, ridiculously proficient musicianship, beautifully crafted originals and crowd interaction.