Sunday 3rd June 2018
Sophie Alloway (Drums)
Clement Regert (Guitar)
Andy Noble (Hammond organ)
Denys Baptiste (Sax)
Rosie Turton (Trombone)
Critically acclaimed Clement Regert's Wild Card is a melting-pot of musical ideas, fusing urban rhythms, Hard-bop and grooves with latin and jazz attitude.
For tonight’s show they have a stellar line up which comprises of special guests Rosie Turton on Trombone(Nerija, RTQ...) and Jazz FM award nominated Tenor saxophonist, Denys Baptiste (McCoy Tyner, Courtney Pine) backed up by the core Organ trio of Sophie Alloway on Drums, Jim Watson on Hammond Organ and French guitarist/band leader Clement Regert.
You can expect to hear their famous mix of Afro-jazz, Hard-bop, Samba and raw funk numbers
"It's creative, refreshing and jam packed with energy...Hot and cool but definitely Jazz." ★★★★ Music republic magazine
"A fine group of musicians who understand that music and imagination knows no limits."
★★★★ All About Jazz
"Anyone who thinks the jazz scene has been surrendered to the squeaky experimentalists should. Sit back and let the adrenalin sizzle!
★★★★ The Art Desk
"Full Marks...Tight beats, sharps horns and fleet footed samba!"
★★★★ The Jazz Journal
"their approach is the diametrical opposite of navel-gazing jazz"
"Excellent playing… Wild Card’s natural habitat is in live performance… raising the roof in the right club environment…Exciting stuff.”
The JazzMann ★★★★
"Un Groupe passionant!"
Alex Dutilh "France Musique"
"Sounds great...grooves like crazy"
Russ Davis "Voice of America"
"My goodness me, phenomenal band, you gotta love these guys...very exciting and energetic "
Linley Hamilton BBC JAZZ WORLD
“The audience were mesmerised…If toe tapping, hand clapping, hip swinging and a good time is what you are after go and see Wild Card at one of their shows!”
Young & Serious
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