Kongsberg Jazzfestival. Hvert år i uke 27.
5.-8. juli 2017

Concert info


Blood, Sweat & Tears + Tower of Power

Two world-class soul bands are ready to create a tremendous soul party at the church square. Blood, Sweat & Tears and Tower of Power constitute a solid powerhouse of catchy and funky hybrid music with a hefty brass line-up.

BLOOD, SWEAT & TEARS have had a staggering, star-studded list of members and many gigantic pop hits during its 50-year history. We can mention great musicians like Randy Brecker, Jaco Pastorius, Mike Stern and epic hits like “Spinning Wheel” and “And When I Die”. The band’s shifting lineup has been one of its characteristics – making sure the music never stagnates and constantly reaches out to new generations of music lovers. Soul, rock and jazz in smooth and funky union – perfect for a Thursday night at Kirketorget!

A legendary session-brass line-up, legendary live performances and several classic 70s recordings -Soul Funk Legends TOWER OF POWER always lives up to its name as a source of power and energy! Tower of Power has played with a number of outstanding artists like Sly Stone, Creedence Clearwater Revival and contributed to albums by Elton John, Rod Stewart and Dianne Warwick.Tower of Power is known for its hearty live shows – and has a loyal fan base that never gets enough of this rock solid soul funk band!