Reggae legend Niney The Observer will be performing at the London Jazz Festival later this year. Niney will be joined by The Mafia & Fluxy Band – brothers Leroy 'Mafia' Heywood and Dave 'Fluxy' Heywood who became known as part of The Instigators in the 70s.
Niney plays London XOYO on 15 November, and the London Jazz Festival takes place 9–18 November. Also playing the 2012 festival is Shabaka Hutchings, Sonny Rollins, Bill Frisell, Jan Garbarek and others. More details here.
UPDATE: The Niney The Observer show will now take place on 17 November, at London's XOYO.