Free Before 9pm, £4 thereafter
Cantaloop’s mission is to provide “iFunk” to the masses and is fronted by the hip-hop/funk attack of Dannie Dee with the pioneers of “iFunk” 100c on guitar, Paulo De’ Wooton on bass, and Beef on drums, fleshed out with additional players either (sax or trumpet) and special guests.
Cantaloop will look to release its third album I.C.H.I.L.E. in 2008, the band are currently finishing the album with Gavin Monaghan (The Editors, Nizlopi). The band recently circulated a coveted few white label remixes featuring their stellar track “Real Thing” remixed by The Fun Lovin’ Criminals. Also look out for their signature live tune “Propa”.
Cantaloop played at various festivals and legendary venues including Glastonbury Festival (The Jazz World and Avalon stages), Montreux Jazz Festival (Montreux), Blue Balls Festival (Luzern), Moods (Zurich), The Flechedor (Paris), Paradiso (Amsterdam), Larmer Tree Festival (UK), Vicar Street (Dublin), Barrowlands (Glasgow), Ashton Court (Bristol), Jazz Café (London), Cargo (London), Carling Academy (Birmingham, Manchester, Bristol), Rock City (Nottingham).