Album Title: NeWt 2 feat. Silke Eberhard Artist: NeWt Catalogue no: F-IRECD33 Date of Release: 07/06/2010 Price: 9.99 GBP
NeWt sound like nothing you've ever heard before. On this international collaboration one of the most adventurous groups ever to come out of Scotland joins forces with virtuoso reeds player Silke Eberhard from Berlin. The quartet walk the tight-rope between sponaneous group improvisation and compositional complexity with staggering results.
Graeme Stephen – guitar/effects
Chris Greive – electric trombone/effects
Chris Wallace – drums/percussion
Special guest: Silke Eberhard – alto sax/clarinet
Sept 2010, Selwyn Harris. Jazzwise
“It could be the best and most fearless contemporary jazz unit to come out of Scotland since Trio AAB.”
Oct 31, 2010, Ian Mann. The Jazz Mann blog.
“One of the year's most interesting and distinctive releases.”
July 2010, Rob Adams. JazzUK.
“...a totally absorbing blend of experimentation and unashamed tunefulness.”
Recorded at Napier Studios Edinburgh November 7, 2009.
Engineering: Dave Hook.
Mixed by Dave Keay.
Mastered by Ross Hamilton.
Artwork and Layout by Chris Wallace.
Photos by Becc Sanderson and Wini Gronkowski