Trinidadian musician and poet Anthony Joseph launches his new album Rubber Orchestras with the electrifying Spasm Band (2011 Heavenly Sweetness / Naive), alongside the release and of his new poetry book. + Jon Speddy Band + Dj’s Jerry Dammers (The Specials)

The New Empowering

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DANS LES OREILLES DE… Anthony Joseph – Anthony Joseph & The Spasm Band : Vero / Tanty Lynn – The Fifth Dimension : Up, up and Away – Mighty Sparrow : Congo Man – Owen Gray : Natty Bongo – Chet Baket : The

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Anthony Joseph is an intriguing multicultural all-rounder. Born in Port of Spain, Trinidad, but now based in London, he’s a poet, novelist and university lecturer, as well as a musician and leader of this wildly eclectic band. His music is based around his poetry, and

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Anthony Joseph & Gilles Peterson

With Gilles Peterson, Yesterday ( 05 oct.) in London, right after a great interview.

Anthony has recorded an interview yesterday in the BBC Radio studios for Gilles Peterson Radio Show, coming soon…


Avec Gilles Peterson, hier (05 Oct) à Londres, juste après une

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AJ & The Spasm Band on Dusty Groove

“A nice one from soul poet Anthony Joseph and his expansively stylistic, yet tightly grooving Spasm Band – bits of calypso and otherwise tropically toasted funk and Afro Soul – produced by the great Malcolm Catto! We’ve never seen the band in action, but this

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Anthony Joseph & The Spasm Band – Live @ New Morning

Anthony Joseph & The Spasm Band – Live @ New… par Fonkadelica_webzine

First extract from Anthony Joseph & The Spasm Band concert in Paris at new morning filmed by Fonkadelica web site funk, soul , groove…

Premier extrait du concert de Anthony Joseph & The

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Anthony Joseph MixTape

To celebrate the release his third album with the Spasm Band, here’s a 1hr mix tape featuring some of the music that inspired the album. There’s some good stuff in there, enjoy!!! LISTEN HERE

Special Thanks to Djouls & Paris Dj’s Team

Anthony Joseph –

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