Hungarian Jazz Fusion Band Djabe to Perform at Venkman’s
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World-renowned jazz fusion band Djabe is set to make a stop at Venkman’s on their 2019 North American tour. Their latest release, Flow, has received rave reviews and Djabe’s show will feature songs from their 23-year catalog of music. Since 2002 the band has performed in 42 countries throughout Europe, Asia and North-America and draws large, enthusiastic crowds at summer festivals.
The lineup features Tamas Barabas, who is the main composer of the band and is recognized as one of Europe’s finest bass players. On drums is the Grammy-nominated Péter Kaszás, who was and still is the drummer for Al Di Meola’s band, World Sinfonia, for 10 years. The band also features multiple award-winning musicians keyboardist János Nagy and trumpeter Áron Koós-Hutás as well as founder and band leader Attila Égerházi.
Djabe has played with a number of internationally-recognized musicians, most notably former Genesis guitarist Steve Hackett, with whom they play Genesis and Hackett classics. In 2018 they released “The Budapest Tapes on CD and DVD, which features Steve on guitar and has garnered rave reviews.
This will be the first of what is planned to be an annual visit of Djabe to Atlanta and Venkman’s, so get your tickets now before the show sells out!