Daniell / McConnachie / Pankhurst / Tinkler (Brisbane/Melbourne) – Debut
This is a rare opportunity to hear this unique quartet in action, featuring four uncompromising instrumentalists from both Melbourne and Brisbane. These players have formed a strong chemistry over the past decade and share a common interest in outlandish improvised music. Their interplay is both incisive and intuitive... read more
DOWNSTREAM: Wayfinders & Palaver (Melbourne/Sydney)
This Double Bill features two key groups on the label: Wayfinders, and Palaver. Wayfinders comprise Jon Hunt (clarinet and saxophones), Tom Lee (acoustic bass) and Ferella (drums), while Palaver is Geoff Hughes (guitar), Reuben Lewis and Sydney’s Miroslav Bukovsky (trumpet), together with Ferella. Personnel from the two groups will overlap and combine. Wayfinders have been described as “a twenty first century update on Jimmy Giuffre’s legacy”... read more
Origami was formed in 2010 by Adam Simmons (alto sax, bass clarinet, voice) and features Howard Cairns (acoustic bass, concertina) and Hugh Harvey (drums). Origami now has four CDs, the most recent Billy Tea to Burgers, The Blues of Joy, Karaoke" (Nominated “Best Jazz Album” 2013, The Age Music Victoria Awards) and The Usefulness of Art... read more
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