Live to Vinyl - Jordan Rakei
Be part of an exclusive audience to watch Jordan Rakei record Live to Vinyl at Metropolis Studios
Mastercard and Metropolis Studios are proud to present a unique opportunity to watch acclaimed New Zealand-born, Australia-raised, and London-based artist Jordan Rakei play iconic tracks exclusively for Mastercard cardholders.
With a soulful sound that blends jazz and hip-hop, Jordan Rakei is a 29-year-old musician, vocalist, and producer known for introspective lyrics and catchy beats. He will be performing tracks from his critically acclaimed album What We Call Life, his most vulnerable and intimate album to date. Live from London's iconic Metropolis Studios, he'll put down tracks for a very limited-edition vinyl recording – to be sent out to ticket holders hot off the press!
Recording live to vinyl is how artists originally recorded music for public consumption but today, it is a completely unique way to work. Metropolis Studios will be capturing two tracks performed by Jordan Rakei in real time and cutting lacquers on to one of the studio's very rare vinyl lathes. As a once in a lifetime opportunity to get close and personal with Metropolis Studios and Jordan Rakei, you will be invited behind the scenes virtually to witness this all for yourself.
The session concludes with a Q&A with Jordan Rakei, where cardholders can put questions to the him live on the night and, as an added bonus, viewers will be treated to an exclusive digital tour of the legendary Metropolis Studios before attending the performance in Studio A.
The virtual Live to Vinyl session, hosted by Nada, will not be available on demand and is exclusive to cardholders on Thursday 22 July. The digital Live to Vinyl session is a unique opportunity to hear Jordan Rakei livestream from Metropolis Studios, London.
Tickets are available exclusively to Mastercard cardholders.
Catching an exclusive virtual recording experience with the phenomenal Jordan Rakei
- A unique opportunity to hear new music from Metropolis Studios and Jordan Rakei from the comfort of your own home
- Receive an exclusive limited edition run of coloured 10" vinyl, printed especially for you and sent to your home
- Take part in a live Q&A with Jordan
- Experience takes place 8pm BST Thursday 22 July.
- The experience is available to book until 11:59pm BST Sunday 18 July or until the experience has sold out, whichever is first.
- Tickets are limited to 500. Experience is provided, on a first come, first served basis.
- The cost of each ticket also includes a limited-edition 10" vinyl record and Postage & Packaging. The vinyl record will be shipped approximately 12-14 weeks after the event.
- Payment will be taken in GBP. A non-sterling transaction fee may be added to the cost of your purchase if GBP is not your local currency.
- The cost for international postage and packaging of the vinyl is included within the price of ticket. There are not additional costs.
- Details of how to join and the event link will be shared by Metropolis Studios via email by Tuesday 20 July.
- Internationally shipped items outside of the UK may be subject to local import taxes.