There’s a new soulful, sensual J and T in town besides Justin Timberlake. Those initials are the noms de plume of the two men that make up mysterious UK duo Jungle, who took the internet by storm while rollerskating in matching green tracksuits in the viral video for “The Heat.” Though the two childhood friends are Jungle’s nucleus, they’ve alluded to being part of a larger collective and perform as a seven-piece, which explains the fluidity of all the moving parts driving their funky Cold, Bold, & Together-indebted r&b.

Sat., March 8, 9 p.m., 2014

This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on March 5, 2014

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