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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

EFG London Jazz Festival, Day Ten, Sunday November 25th 2018.

EFG London Jazz Festival, Day Ten, Sunday November 25th 2018.

Ian Mann enjoys the final day of the Festival and performances by Flying Machines, the Monty Alexander Trio and Bill Laurance and the WDR Big Band conducted by Bob Mintzer.


EFG London Jazz Festival, Day Nine, Saturday 24th November 2018.

EFG London Jazz Festival, Day Nine, Saturday 24th November 2018.

Ian Mann on a diverse day of musical performances including those of Ranjana Ghatak, Hilde Marie Holsen, Ivo Neame / Pete Wareham Duo, Trish Clowes' My Iris and the Avishai Cohen Trio.


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