ICMP Alumni band Retrospective for Love, comprised of lead singer Davide 'Shorty' Sciortino (Higher Dip, BMus), backing vocalist Leslie Philips (Higher Diploma), guitarist Alessandro La Barbera (BMus), bassist Agostino Collura (BMus) and drummer Daniel Bond (BMus) are going to support electronic-jazz artist Mark de Clive-Lowe at the renowned Jazz Cafe' in Camden on Friday 17th March 2017.
The Hip-Hop and Soul collective met during their college years at the ICMP and have been playing together since then. They have supported acts such as neo-soul artist Bilal at the Under The Bridge and the brass collective Hackney Colliery Band at the Village Underground. The band is set to release their first album, Random Activities of a Heart, in March. They're also part of the line up of The Soundcrash Funk & Soul Weekender 2017, alongside big artists such as George Clinton & Parliament Funkadelic ,The Sugarhill Gang, Hot 8 Brass Band, Mr Scruff and many others.
The lead singer of the band also ranked third on the Italian version of the Xfactor in 2015, gaining national success and leading to a solo album also coming out this year.
Check out their latest live performance at Sofar Sounds London: