July 14th, 2022 11pm Stage 1
Led by Craig Jackson, a multi-instrumentalist/composer whose passion for activism drives his creativity, Seventh Sun is a genre blending ensemble based in Boston, MA. Performing idioms of Jazz, R&B, Blues and Hiphop, repertoire includes well known and original compositions.
A 4-7 piece ensemble, the group is filled out by an explosive array of various additional members nightly. To date, Craig and Seventh Sun have collaborated with and featured Tia Fuller, Rodney Ruckus, Frank Lacy, and The Curtis Brothers in Shifu's Apprentice. - A Tribute to Ralph Peterson Jr., and performed with Lew Tabackin, Smokey Robinson, and George Delancey, and others. Seventh Sun has toured on the East Coast, Midwest and Southern regions of the U.S. The release of the band's debut album is set for later this year.