Grammy-winning artist and musical pioneer Herbie Hancock will return to the UK for three very special concerts this November featuring his Imagine Project Band. The dates are November 12th in Manchester at Bridgewater Hall and November 13th and 14th at London's Royal Festival Hall.
Tickets for all three shows are on sale NOW.
The tour will see Herbie performing songs from "The Imagine Project" along with landmark tracks from his stellar career. The dates form part of a worldwide tour which will see him perform in Europe, the Far East, Australia and the USA, and include a very special concert celebrating his Seventieth birthday at the Hollywood Bowl on Wednesday, September 1st, featuring many special guests.
Herbie Hancock's "The Imagine Project", the new CD, is an unprecedented international recording and video project featuring collaborations between music legend Herbie Hancock and over a dozen superstars from every region of the planet. Utilizing the universal language of music to express its central themes of peace and global responsibility, the musical collaborations combine Hancock's genre-defying musical vision with the "local" musical identity of cultures from around the world. Hancock is joined on the CD by Anoushka Shankar, Seal, Pink, John Legend, Juanes, Jeff Beck, Konono No l, Lionel Loueke, Ceu, Dave Matthews, Lisa Hannigan, Derek Trucks, Susan Tedeschi, Chaka Khan, Tinariwen, The Chieftains, Marcus Miller, Wayne Shorter, Oumou Sangare, Los Lobos, India Arie, James Morrison, Toumani Diabete and more