“Organ trio” led by French born, London based guitarist and composer Clement Regert. Also featuring Andrew Noble (Hammond, Rhodes) and Sophie Alloway (drums).
Album “Evertthing Changes” (2012) includes guest appearances by Dennis Rollins (trombone), Graeme Flowers (trumpet) and Roberto Manzin (reeds).
Follow up “Organic Riot” (2015) places a greater emphasis on Regert’s writing. Guest include Flowes and Manzin.
"Taken on its own terms the album is a very enjoyable listen with some excellent playing from the core trio and their guests. "
"Wild Card is more than just an organ trio. With its focus on original composition “Organic Riot” represents their most mature recorded statement to date. "
"â€śLife Storiesâ€ť features Wild Card doing what they do best, delivering vibrant, exciting music with the potential to appeal to a wide fan base.Lovers of jazz, funk & soul should all find much to enjoy."
JAZZ MANN FEATURES
Ian Mann enjoys an evening of original music played by students of the RWCMD in Cardiff with sets from Josh Heaton's Mouth of Words, Skeleton Leaf and the Norman Willmore Quintet.
Ian Mann enjoys this cross genre Festival founded by saxophonist Trish Clowes and featuring newly commissioned music from Nikki Iles and Robert Mitchell.