The Amani Consort

The Amani Consort (WA)

Saturday 28th January, 9pm. Free Entry

The Amani Consort will amaze and inspire you with their powerful performance style and contagious melodies. This original 5-piece band from W.A. blends elements of funk, neo-soul, jazz & hip hop. The Amani Consort will capture your imagination with their seductive grooves.

Recently impressing crowds while supporting both international and national acts including;
Lee Fields and the Expressions (USA), Sneaky Sound System (UK), Eryka Badu (USA), Morcheeba (UK) and The Soul Rebels (USA). The Amani Consort are now labeled "One of Perth's best neo soul acts." DRUM MAGAZINE

Drawing influences from artists like: Jill Scott and Lauren Hill. vocalist Aysha Amani fronts the band with a strong presence, seamlessly blending soulful vocals with conscious rhymes. Amani's engaging live performances have been gaining her rave reviews.

The release of their debut EP "Better Way" has seen The Amani Consort wow audiences at  festivals including: West Coast Blues and Roots festival, Beerfest Asia 2014 (Singapore), Perth Fringe Festival, Beaufort st Festival, Pride Festival, RTRFM's Seriously Sound System, WAM Spectacular, State of the Art Festival, Hidden Treasures Festival and Leederville Carnival to name a few.

"Fans of Erykah Badu, Jill Scott, Lauryn Hill and Meshell Ndegeocello will simply fall in love with Amani's voice" " with highly positive lyrical vibes, getting on board this particular bandwagon is a no-brainer."

"A fierce woman on-stage; a bit of Jill Scott, old-school, but entirely a woman of soul." COLOSOUL MAGAZINE.

With a focus on tight musicality, Amani Is backed by talented instrumentalists: Alex Borthwick (Guitar), James Claringbold (Bass), Bronton Ainsworth (Drums), Gordon Cant (Keys). The Amani Consort's amazing performances are quickly earning the group a reputation as a band not to be missed.