GRASS ROOTS LIVE JAZZ SESSION INCOMING! Thu Jun 09 (7pm-12am/Free Entry) – We present the very first set as band leader by stunning double bass jazz artist JEDIDIAH BAILEY-SMITH and his brilliant new QUINTET. Get ready for an evening of pure righteous 21st century jazz music dropped with power and passion all eve long.

GRASS ROOTS serving as a monthly platform for promising artists to ‘polish their chops and play their own choons’. These fresh and fully inclusive sessions are a must attend for patrons and participants alike, Free Entry on the 1st Thursday of each month at The CLF Art Lounge and Roof Garden.

Catch the future stars of the live jazz, soul and funk scene, right here, right now!

Hosted and curated by eclectic veteran DJ Mr Boogie/Soulsa, this is one show that you definitely don’t want to miss!

Jedidiah Bailey-Smith Quintet (Live) – Band on stage around 9pm, performing 2 Live Sets Despite having freshly finished his studies at Trinity Laban, Jedidiah Bailey-Smith has been a prominent player on the London youth jazz scene for the past five years. Highlights of his promising career so far include performing at the London Jazz Festival in 2018 – as part of The Next Generation Takes Over showcase, and recording an EP during a session at the world-famous Abbey Road Studios – which was released courtesy of his own Jedidiah Records imprint in 2020.

For his very first gig as a band leader at the CLF Art Lounge, this dexterous double bassist will be ably accompanied by George Mooney on tenor saxophone, Grifton Forbes-Amos on trumpet, Laurie Milton on keys and Ewan Moore on drums.

About Grass Roots Grass Roots is a monthly live music affair which began life at The Vortex Jazz Club in March 2019 before briefly relocating to Notting Hill Arts Club in August 2021, now a resident monthly event at The CLF Art lounge

Grass Roots runs: 1st Thu each month

Doors + Food: From 5pm,

Live show + DJ: 7pm – 12am (In The Lounge)

Entry: Free (however we recommend you book a table to guarantee your space)



Walk-Ins Welcome!


Next Event: Thu Jul 07 – Grass Roots with Live act TBA.

See you deep inside or up on the roof


Artists: Jedidiah Bailey-Smith

Category: Arts | Performing Arts | Music

Additional Info

Date of Event (Leave blank if you are not listing a gig)Thursday June 09, 2022 at 7:00 pm to 11:45 pm