Annie Whitehead trombone
Deirdre Cartwright guitar
Alison Rayner bass
Rod Youngs drums
Blow the Fuse celebrates 30 years 1989 – 2019 with their new season
RESISTANCE – 30 years of Blow the Fuse.
Annie Whitehead is a trombone virtuoso best known for her engaging mix of African grooves, blues, ska and Ellingtonian expressionism. One of the UK’s brightest and most versatile trombone players, Annie Whitehead has worked with many well known artists including Joe Jackson, Elvis Costello, Joan Armatrading, Chis Rea, The Style Council, Robert Wyatt and Jah Wobble.She was a member of Chris MacGregor’s Brotherhood of Breath,The Carla Bley Very Big Band and the Penguin Cafe Orchestra and played on over 50 albums.
“The Sly and Robbie of British brass, the woman everyone turns to when they want a class trombone player“
An all star band with Blow the Fuse hosts Deirdre Cartwright guitar, Alison Rayner on double bass and Rod Youngs on drums.