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WorldService Project

Exciting and irreverent young London based quintet led by Dave Morecroft (keyboards) and featuring Tim Ower (saxes), Raphael Clarkson (trombone), Conor Chaplin (bass) and Liam Waugh (drums). Founders of the Match & Fuse touring scheme which has seen the band linking up with their young counterparts across Europe.
WSP’s second album “Fire In A Pet Shop” released June 2013.
Third album “For King & Country” released 2016 with Chaplin and Waugh replaced by Arthur O’ Hara and Harry Pope respectively.


ARTIST REVIEWS
Fire In A Pet Shop
Fire In A Pet Shop

"A thrilling if sometimes exhausting listen. WSP mix styles and genres, happily hopping from one to another in the course of a single tune like frogs on acid."

4 out of 5

Album Review


For King & Country
For King & Country

"The band's hardest hitting album yet. WSP's music still sounds wildly exciting and very much still on track. "

4 out of 5

Album Review


WorldService Project, The Flute & Tankard, Cardiff, 24/04/2018.
WorldService Project, The Flute & Tankard, Cardiff, 24/04/2018.

""The music is hard edged and uncompromising and the playing universally excellent". Ian Mann enjoys a performance by WorldService Project and takes a look at their new album "Serve"."

3-5 out of 5

Live Review


JAZZ MANN FEATURES

Sunday at Wall2Wall Jazz Festival, Abergavenny, September 1st 2019.

Sunday at Wall2Wall Jazz Festival, Abergavenny, September 1st 2019.

The final day of the Festival and performances from Tango Jazz Quartet, Renewal Choir and Claire Victoria Duo.


Saturday at  Wall2Wall Jazz Festival 2019, Melville Centre, Abergavenny, 31/08/2019.

Saturday at Wall2Wall Jazz Festival 2019, Melville Centre, Abergavenny, 31/08/2019.

Ian Mann on live performances by the Alex Goodyear Bop Septet, Chube with Dennis Rollins, and the Sarah Gillespie Sextet, plus a screening of the Chet Baker biopic "Born To Be Blue".


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