NYC: Giant Step & Revive Music Present CHURCH with Mark de Clive-Lowe Joined by N’Dea Davenport, The Twilite Tone and Special Guests
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World-renowned DJ, producer, remixer, composer, musician, and Tru Thoughtsrecording artist Mark de Clive-Lowe (MdCL) is back in New York from his European tour. Let’s celebrate his return on July 13th for the next edition ofChurch, our monthly series of jazz and electronic house music. MdCL will be joined by resident vocalist Nia Andrews (Janelle Monae/Common), Nate Smith(Jose James / Dave Holland) on drums, and David “DJ” Ginyard(Estelle/Screaming Headless Torsos) on bass. This edition of CHURCH features a special appearance by N’Dea Davenport on vocals. Davenport is best known for her ground-shaking contributions to the acid jazz movement as a part of The Brand New Heavies, and has received great accolades for her collaborations with Madonna, Guru (Jazzmatazz), Sly & Robbie, Mark Ronson, Malcolm McLaren and Dead Prez. Also making an appearance will be The Twilite Tone, legendary producer/DJ from Chicago who has been electrifying dance floors since the mid 80’s, walking the well defined lines between so-called ‘House’ and ‘Hip Hop’ music. Tone is the Musical Director/DJ for Common, and recently contributed production to Kanye West’s hit song “Mercy”.