We celebrate the life and times of Gil Scott-Heron in the company of his former bandmates and friends. The Revolution Will Be Live is the critically acclaimed, festival-headlining show lovingly put together by Kim Jordan, Gil’s musical director for over 30 years, and his protégé Malik Al Nasir.
Kim Jordan, who can be heard on many of Gil’s albums, including; ‘Spirits’, ‘Tales of the Amnesia Express’ and Gil’s last album ‘I’m new here’, will be performing a celebrated set of Gil Scott-Heron’s finest works with full live band and Washington DC vocalist Ka’Ba as Gil
Malik & The OG’s will open the show with a Gil-inspired spoken word set.
One of the most prolific and iconic musical figures of the 21st century and known as a Soul and Jazz Poet, Musician, Author and Teacher, Gil’s lyrical content concerning social and political issues of the time connected to the hearts of millions of people both in America and abroad.