in collaboration with CBC Music
June 30, 8 p.m.
For his new jazz-funk project, the legendary, award-winning bassist has surrounded himself with Ron Blake on the saxophone, Patrice Rushen on the keyboards, Alyson Williams on vocals, and DJ Logic & Jahi Sundance Lake at the decks, forming a surprising sextet without drums. The objective? Paying tribute to his friend and mentor James Brown.