KAFKA MERCURY > BOOK & ALBUM LAUNCH @ Thornbury Theatre > Fri 29th May



The 29th of May at The Thornbury Theatre will see the psych-funk soul Jazz punks KAFKA.

BBC Radio 1 DJ Gilles Peterson voted "Kafka Anthem" one of the best tracks of 2009.

They be launching their international recognised album in Melbourne with a seven piece ensemble.

Also Victorian Poetry Slam Champ SI will be launching his illustrated book of poems 'Mercury' with rock musicians, actors & rappers performing and interpreting his poems, there will also be the first screening of short-film by Darius Devas, based on Si's poem 'This City Speaks to Me'.

"Absolutely frightening......He is the best fucking beat poet I've ever heard"
-Stuart Grant
(Primitive Calculators)

They are joined by:

-the dark-vaudeville showman & show tune maestro MARTIN MARTINI (solo)

-and THE GENIE, the trip-fish-chip-hop-scotch-on-the-jazz/rocks trio (perhaps better known as the rhythm section from The Cat Empire &
Jackson Jackson)

The Thornbury Theatre 7pm $10
859 High st