Warm yourself on a chilly December evening this Friday dancing the night away at Alexander’s in Chester with Zoot Serious and the Bellyful of Bop!
The Chester-based outfit are an 11 piece band performing high energy rhythm and blues. From blues to jump jive, from contemporary sounds to modern swing and classic soul, Zoot are extremely versatile and have a play list ranging from The Blues Brothers to James Brown, Colin James and Cab Calloway.
In their time, Zoot have played with many of the greats including King Pleasure and the Biscuit Boys, Jools Holland and his Rhythm and Blues Orchestra, Snake Davies and Jim Diamond, Kiki Dee, Chrissy Hynde and The Pretenders, The Yardbirds and The Real Thing.
The band has released two albums: Serious in 1998, and the aptly named Zoot Serious and the Bellyful of Pop in 2006 and boast a five piece rhythm section and six piece brass section.
Tickets £7 available from the bar at Alexander’s Jazz Theatre, online at www.alexanderslive.com , by calling 01244 340 005, or on the door.