Slowly Rolling Camera
Jazz/ nu soul combo founded by Dave Stapleton (keyboards) and featuring Dionne Bennett (vocals, lyrics), Deri Roberts (electronics) and Ellitt Bennett (drums). Their self titled debut for Edition Records features an illustrious range of guest musicians and the live version of the band also includes Ben Waghorn (saxophones), Aidan Thorne (double bass) and Stuart McCallum (guitar).
"Ian Mann enjoys the live sound of Slowly Rolling Camera and also takes a look at their eponymous debut album."
"The album stays true to SRC’s core values with its skilfully crafted soundscaping, infectious grooves and wide-screen cinematic narratives."
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.