My perfect weekend: Jamie Cullum
Interview by Anna Tyzack
Since my daughter Lyra was born in March, my wife, Sophie [Dahl], and I have been spending Friday nights at home in Kensal Rise. But traditionally a trip to Cargo on Shoreditch High Street is an ideal start to the weekend for me. It’s a great place to experience the slightly left-field kind of music I’m into. I’ve seen so many good musicians there – most recently an American singer called Jose James, who was just incredible. You don’t have to know who is playing before you go to Cargo; it’s like a really good record label — whatever they put on there is going to be good. I’ll go along with Sophie, my good friend Duncan and a couple of my band members who tend to like the same music as me. Afterwards there’s always a trip to Plastic People, a nightclub just around the corner — the best club in the world, in my opinion. Continue reading here….