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LONDON SAXOPHONIST Archie Shepp returns to Britain this month to play one date in London on 28 February at the Forum in Kentish Town, promoted by Tsafrika.
Shepp will lead his current quartet, supported by Julian Bahula's twelvepiece band including dancers. The concert will be recorded by Tsafrika who will also studio-record Shepp for future release on their label.
Shepp, who came to prominence in the Sixties as part of New York's avantgarde scene, was closely allied to the Black Power movement, speaking ocrt on the position of black musicians in America.
Shepp returns to Britain in April for a tour.
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