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Junior Giscombe Live at Leyton Great Hall

Junior Giscombe Live at Leyton Great Hall – not something you see every day, especially when his was an impromptu set in support of the LVE Charitable Foundation on the occasion of the debut of O’Jay City.

Even more remarkable is that Junior’s full eleven minute performance is presented here in full and unedited.

Junior is a true gentleman and we were honoured to welcome him and blown away with his outstanding performance. Thank you, Junior Giscombe.

Leyton Great Hall hosts sensational O’Jay City debut

O’Jay City, the tribute band to the original O’Jays, enjoyed a sensational debut at Leyton Great Hall on Saturday last

Performing two, forty five minute sets of classic Philadelphia Soul, O’Jay City was quickly busting some moves and had the audience on its feet.Don’t take our word for it – watch the videos.

With a licenced bar, food by Walthamstow Dogs, a fabulous live music venue and classic lovers’ soul music (not to mention a great, celebrity following), O’Jay City has put itself firmly on the map as a first class tribute band.

Karen Bellamy at No 10

O’Jay City tickets selling fast

The LVE Charitable Foundation is working actively in east London boroughs, as well as the Thames Valley to tackle the causes of gun and knife crime and gang crime in general. It’s CEO, Cllr. Karen Bellamy, has had meetings recently with Cressida Dick, CBE, QPM, Commissioner of Police for the Metropolis, Dr Neville Lawrence OBE (father of the late Stephen Lawrence) and at 10 Downing Street with advisers to the Prime Minister.

Gang crime is not new but it’s prevalence and growth over recent years is most worrying. The charity’s “Don’t Get Court!” © project is directly seeking to tackle this trend at its source and this is where you can help.

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O’Jay City & the Sounds of Philadelphia

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O’Jay City – from left to right: Tone Richardson, Carlton White and Christophe Richards

Karel Lush and Karen Bellamy are delighted to present O’Jay City & the Sounds of Philadelphia plus DJ Keith Stewart playing 70s & 80s Soul & Northern Soul.

This will be a not to be missed night out in Leyton Great Hall, a beautiful heritage venue and a first-class east London music venue, with hot food, available to purchase on the night. Licenced bar available.

Tickets cost just £20 and are available from the online box office

Saturday, 27th April 2019 — 7:30 to 11:30 – Doors & Bar open at 7pm

A Tribute to the O'Jays at Leyton Great Hall

A Tribute to the O’Jays at Leyton Great Hall

Karel Lush and Karen Bellamy are delighted to present O Jay City & the Sounds of Philadelphia plus DJ Keith Stewart playing 70s & 80s Soul & Northern Soul.

This will be a not to be missed night out in Leyton Great Hall, a beautiful heritage venue and a first-class east London music venue, with hot food, available to purchase on the night. Licenced bar available.

Tickets cost just £20 and are available from the online box office

Saturday, 27th April 2019 — 7:30 to 11:30 – Doors & Bar open at 7pm