Australia’s favourite soul and funk act reinvents selections from its extensive songbook with a 10-piece string ensemble.
Expect lush and inspired soul arrangements – and some extra special surprise guests – in a performance launching its new album, By Special Arrangement.The new arrangements of classic Bamboos songs recall the grand tradition of legendary soul arrangers and performers such as Isaac Hayes and Curtis Mayfield.
Led by guitarist, songwriter and producer Lance Ferguson, The Bamboos has been lauded as one of the best live acts in the country, regardless of genre.
‘One man’s vision of soul music’s evolving potential’ Rolling Stone
Presented by Melbourne Recital Centre in arrangement with Niche Productions