Vocalist and Multi-Instrumentalist (keyboards, percussion) Xantoné Blacq’s musicality fuses Jazz-Funk, Soul, Afro and Latin music with ethnic sounds from around the world.
No stranger to the big live stage, Xan performed with a wide range of artists from many genres including Amy Winehouse, Mark Ronson, Candi Staton, Jessie J, Randy Brecker, Tom Browne and Nigel Kennedy amongst many others.
He is a successful producer having released music with record companies in Japan, U.S, Australia, New Zealand, Brazil and many European labels. He has also remixed for numerous high level artists including Earth Wind & Fire.
Is a French drummer and jazz activist. For fifteen years he has worked with the cream of world-class jazz musicians, both as a music producer, musician and musical director. From Fred Wesley, Pee Wee Ellis, Paul Jackson the Headhunters, Richard Galliano to Rick Margitza, Tony is involved in many projects involving jazz icons such as Kurt Elling, Charlie Haden, Ernie Watts and Gonzalo Rubalcaba. He performed with Ulf Wakenius, Randy Brecker, Flavio Boltro, Jesse Davis just to name a few…
Tony Match has composed produced and mixed more than a hundred tracks on major & leading independent labels, including album for Deutsche Grammophon.