The Outlook Orchestra
The Outlook Orchestra is a bespoke ensemble made of 20 of the UK’s finest musicians, joined by some of the scenes’ greatest MCs and vocalists. Together they will pay tribute to some of the biggest tracks heard across the dance floors of sound systems worldwide, joining the dots between Jamaican reggae and London grime via hip hop, garage, drum & bass and dubstep.
Described by The Guardian as a “glorious symphonic soundclash”, performing a 100-minute live mix celebrating some of the biggest tracks heard across dance floors on Sound Systems worldwide.
The Orchestra will be led by BASCA award winning composer Tommy Evans, the creative driving force behind both Submotion Orchestra and Gentleman’s Dub Club plus live mixing & effects by Adrian Sherwood & Mad Professor.
Guest vocalists appearing with The Outlook Orchestra have included:
Roots Manuva, Loyle Carner, Pharoahe Monch, Horace Andy, Dawn Penn, Congo Natty with Nãnci & Phoebe, Footsie (Newham Generals), Killa P, Foreign Beggars, Jehst, Flowdan, Jenna G, Ruby Wood (Submotion Orchestra) MC Jila (Gentleman’s Dub Club) & Jesse Appiah