London based quartet offering a fresh outlook on the gypsy jazz format with a line up consisting of Matt Holborn (violin), Simon Read (double bass) and Kourosh Kananani & Jeremie Coullon (guitars). Debut album “Love Letters” released on Blind Lemon Records in 2017.
"Offers something fresh and exciting while working broadly within the gypsy jazz template. One of the most satisfying albums of its type that I’ve heard for quite a while."
JAZZ MANN FEATURES
Pending his 2019 Cheltenham Jazz Festival gig with John Surman's Brass Project John talks more about his work with Soft Machine & with Surman, Eberhard Weber & others. He also picks his top ten CDs.
In the second part of his interview with guest contributor Trevor Bannister John establishes himself on the 1960s London jazz and session scene and gets the call from Soft Machine.