June 9 @ 8:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Mahuki is the Edinburgh-based passion project of Czech-born fusion guitarist Honza Kourimsky, combining elements of jazz with Eastern European folk music, progressive rock, and modern-day funk.
The band are on tour with the promotional campaign for their debut live album LIVE FROM THE LIVING ROOM SET. The album was captured in a one-of-a kind sell-outlive studio gig/session at the Wee Red Bar in Edinburgh in December 2022, capturingthe gaze of the Edinburgh music scene and establishing the acts as one of its mostprogressive music projects.
The collective is a septet consisting of some of the most exciting musicians of the New Wave of Scottish Jazz. On drums plays Carter Skillicorn, bass is played by Cameron Bradley, tenor saxophone features Oskar Jones, Michael Butcher plays alto saxophone, and finally trumpet features Cameron Thompson-Duncan and Euan Allerdice who doubles on flugelhorn. The outfit is led by Honza Kourimsky on guitar.
The band members individual gigging experience accumulates performance fromvenues such as Ronnie Scott’s Jazz Club in London, Jazz FM, BBC Radio Scotland,BBC Scotland, The New Morning in Paris, The Old Fruitmarket, The Barrowlandsand SWG3 in Glasgow.
LIVE FROM THE LIVING ROOM SET is high-energy music that draws inspiration from the spiritual elements of the human experience, celebrating human connection through music and dance. Their unique sound has seen support from indie and globalradio alike, with their debut release “Immediacy” featuring on EHFM (SJ New), NESS RADIO (Tangential Music) in France, and more music from the album featuring on BBC Radio Scotland (BBC Jazz Nights) and The Face Radio USA. Mahuki aim to take their “living room music” on the road, bringing this unique music experience to festivals and venues across the UK.
Doors open: 8:00pm | Bar Open
“Brand new… high energy jazz from Edinburgh”BBC Radio Scotland
SJ New Wave
“An exciting new entry into the Scottish Jazz Scene! Mahuki brings a fresh dose of groove, funk, andsonic jazz to an already bustling scene. Its music for the mind and soul!”
Level Access in rear of building through adjacent close to left-hand side of the Cafe (facing the front of the building).
To ensure your experience with us is as best as it can be, please do let us know if you have any specific access requirements and we’d be happy to help. Please email Kevin or Sal on: [email protected] or phone 01387 252435 and speak with one of our team.
We are able to provide walk-throughs of the building before attending our events as well as assign seating before your arrival.