Not an individual but instead a young French quintet who form part of the Match & Fuse movement promoting collaborations between young European jazz acts.
Alfie Ryner are Loris Pertoldi (drums), Paco Serrano (sax, voice), Guillaume Pique (trombone), Gerald Gimenez (guitar) and Guillaume Gendre (bass).
"Engagingly eccentric punk jazz from this young French quintet, part of the increasingly influential Match & Fuse movement. "
JAZZ MANN FEATURES
"Jazz club take on Bowie transmits all his wistfulness." Guest contributor Marc Edwards enjoys a party night featuring the contrasting styles of vocalists Rebecca Poole and Fleur Stevenson.
Ian Mann witnesses the future of British jazz at the NYJO Jazz Jam and the JazzNewBlood showcase and loses himself in a spectacular Norwegian double bill featuring Sinikka Langeland and Jaga Jazzist.