Aziz Ibrahim #LordOfTheStrings Live at The Donkey Leicester

Donkey Leicester

Aziz Ibrahim

02 Sep 2022 Leicester, Leicestershire (UK)


Time : 8.00 pm
Venue : The Donkey
Address : 203 Welford Road
State : Leicestershire
Zip : LE2 6BH
Phone : 0116 270 5042
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Donkey Leicester Presents

The Donkey Leicester is proud to welcome Aziz Ibrahim. Manchester’s finest Desi Guitarist, #LordOfTheStrings. This is Aziz’s first solo visit to The Donkey Leicester. We’re looking forward to an exciting guitar packed evening. 2ND SEPTEMBER 8pm | TICKETED EVENT

This event at The Donkey Leicester with Aziz Ibrahim is a ticketed.

Aziz Ibrahim Background

Best known as a guitarist with The Stone Roses/Ian Brown. Co-writing songs such as “My Star”, “Corpses in Their Mouths”, “Longsight M13″, “One Way Ticket to Paradise” and numerous other tracks. From “Unfinished Monkey Business”, “Golden Greats”, “Solarized”, and “The Greatest”.
Ibrahim has also played began his career in Simply Red. The journey led to The Stone Roses, Paul Weller, Steven Wilson, Asia and Marillion’s Steve Hogarth, Jah Wobble, Rebel MC and Errol Brown (Hot Chocolate). Little known fact that he cut his teeth in Reggae with reggae superstars Dennis Brown, Barrington Levi & Freddy McGregor.
His first release the “Middle Road” EP featured guest vocals and guitar from long-time collaborator Weller. In addition to providing guitars on a number of Paul Weller releases, he also provided the vocals for Weller’s spoken word song, “God”, on 2008 album, “22 Dreams”.
Aziz followed this creative collaboration with début album, “Lahore to Longsight”, which he describes as ‘Asian Blues’, and references his family’s journey from Pakistan’s second city to his birthplace in inner city Manchester, where he still lives. The album ‘Rusholme Rock with tabla master Dalbir Singh Rattan, all showcasing his unique blend of progressive rock and Asian Blues.
In addition, Aziz scored the music for free-style 3D shooter PlayStation game “Eliminator”, and has been involved in a number of Arts Council England and other socially engaged projects. He recently composed a South Asian symphony for the Manchester Camerata Orchestra selling out HOME’s Theatre 1, further demonstrating the value and versatility of his natural gifts.

Other Info

WEBSITE:     TWITTER:  @azizibrahim56
New single: Fla_MANC_o  due for release soon. Preview on social media.

Part of the Guitar Collective -south asian and diaspora guitar collective discussing guitar and supporting each other in releases.

The Donkey Leicester will host a night of live music and warm conversations on past and future activities from Aziz Ibrahim.
This solo performance will not be a Stone Roses tribute show, but an opportunity for this supreme musical talent to showcase his #DesiGuitR craft and new material.
#LordOfTheStrings #DesiGuitR
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