Cameroon born singer, songwriter, guitarist and harmonica player now based in London. His new album “The One And The Many” (2011) features the use of live looping and other musical technology to develop a remarkably full on multi layered and textured sound. Valdo’s remarkable one man live shows see him deploying these same techniques in live performance.
"Valdo is a one man band and then some. Ian Mann enjoys the Cameroonian artist's remarkable solo performance and takes a look at his two albums. "
JAZZ MANN FEATURES
"Jazz club take on Bowie transmits all his wistfulness." Guest contributor Marc Edwards enjoys a party night featuring the contrasting styles of vocalists Rebecca Poole and Fleur Stevenson.
Ian Mann witnesses the future of British jazz at the NYJO Jazz Jam and the JazzNewBlood showcase and loses himself in a spectacular Norwegian double bill featuring Sinikka Langeland and Jaga Jazzist.