Sun 15 November 2020

£15 - £20

Sunday 15 November


7pm (doors)
8pm (starts)


£15 - £20

Running time



Music & Gigs


Assembly Hall

For this very special EFG London Jazz Festival performance, underground indie music label 22a's maestro Tenderlonious will be leading a showcase of material from across the imprint’s artists and releases over the last few years.

Expect an evening of music from and collaborations between Ruby Rushton, Nick Walters, his Tubby Hayes tribute The Piccolo, and more surprises, along with a DJ set from Dennis Ayler.

22a are one of the most respected and important independent labels in the UK underground music scene. The South London label was founded by DJ, producer and multi-instrumentalist Tenderlonious in 2013 with the idea to take back control of his artistry. Fast forward to 2020 and the label is approaching its 38th release, with a back catalogue of music spanning house, hip hop, jazz, garage, soul and Indian classical.

'Tenderlonious heads up 22a, a label so on-point we could pretty much fill this column entirely with artists from its roster. This label is forging out a fresh universe for others to explore’ (Clash Music)

The label has put out seminal releases from some of the leading bands involved in the recent “jazz revival”: Ruby Rushton, the Polish jazz septet EABS, Nick Walters & The Paradox Ensemble, The 22archestra and Pakistani band Jaubi, and also featured artists like Mo Kolours, Henry Wu (Kamaal Williams), Reginald Omas Mamode IV, Dennis Ayler, Neue Grafik and James Creole Thomas.


Booking Tickets

Tickets are only available in fixed sections of 1, 2, 3, 4, and 6. When booking tickets you must book the whole of an available section and your tickets must be used by one household or support bubble only, with a maximum of 6 people. Should you book part of a section, the Town Hall reserves the right to move your tickets to an alternative area of the auditorium based on your group size.

Our seating plan simply indicates the area of the auditorium in which you will sit. There will be an appropriate amount of distance around your group of seats in line with Government guidance.

We will be taking extra precautions to ensure social distancing for the safety of everyone in the building. Whilst at the Town Hall you must abide by all Covid-19 Safety Measures in place, which you can find here.

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