Thundercat at ABC, 14/11/17

Thundercat, – aka Stephen Bruner, jazz bass aficionado and frequent Flying Lotus collaborator – is the coolest cat in the room before he’s even teased a note out of his instrument. And what a gorgeous instrument it is: a signature Ibanez six-string in sunburst yellow, so bright that it looks as if it’s generating its ownContinue reading “Thundercat at ABC, 14/11/17”

BBC Radio 6 Music Festival with Bonobo, Songhoy Blues, Thundercat at Barrowlands, 25/3/17

At the bandstand on the top floor, a lot of people are sitting on the ground so I join them. The Barrowlands is smaller than I remember it; the stage is decorated beautifully – this seems a professional operation. We are waiting for Thundercat to take the stage – due to personal commitments I wasn’tContinue reading “BBC Radio 6 Music Festival with Bonobo, Songhoy Blues, Thundercat at Barrowlands, 25/3/17”