Quartet led by US drummer Jim Black the blurs the boundaries between jazz and rock, composition and improvisation. Also featuring Chris Speed (tenor sax), Hilmar Jensson (electric guitar) and Skuli Sverrisson (electric bass).
"The composition is the key, but itís the live charge of the band as collective, marrying the edgy thrill of improv to the raw power of rock, that makes them such a solid proposition."
JAZZ MANN FEATURES
Ian Mann enjoys the final day of the Festival and performances by Flying Machines, the Monty Alexander Trio and Bill Laurance and the WDR Big Band conducted by Bob Mintzer.
Ian Mann on a diverse day of musical performances including those of Ranjana Ghatak, Hilde Marie Holsen, Ivo Neame / Pete Wareham Duo, Trish Clowes' My Iris and the Avishai Cohen Trio.